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Apr 12, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: A year on from SC/ST Act agitation, Shobhapur village is a virtual ghost townOn 2 April last year, residents had poured on to the Delhi-Dehradun highway running perpendicular to the village to protest the dilution of the SC/ST Act. Similar agitations had been held across the country. But the demonstration at Shobhapur took a violent turn.
Jan 04, 2018
Dalit protests shake BJP's fort as rise in casteism challenges party's politics of Hindutva-laced nationalismIf Dalits continue to clash with upper-caste Hindus, it would destroy its dream of a 'virat' Hindu 'parivar' that votes just for the BJP.
Jun 13, 2016
Kairana and Kala Bachcha: A continuing story ahead of 2017 Uttar Pradesh pollsThe story of the migration of 300-odd Hindu families from Muslim-dominated Kairana township of Western Uttar Pradesh is deliberately picked by the BJP’s national executive at Allahabad to polarise the electorate
Sep 26, 2015
It will be a long, frustrating fight: What Patidar's should learn from the 'Rajasthan model' on reservationThe Gujarat government seems to be worried more about nostrums, even placebos to counter the growing menace of casteism and the epidemic of quota-clamour. And it is relying on the 'Rajasthan model' of dealing with the reservation fever, which is based on the strategy of denying, delaying, obfuscating and then finally passing on the headache to the judiciary.
Aug 27, 2015
Patels should learn from Jats and Gurjars: Government can't allot quota to whoever it pleasesIt would be worthwhile to revisit the inclusion of Jats among OBCs and the ramifications of the decision to understand why the Patels have taken recourse to political heft and violence.