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Oct 12, 2018
Pariyerum Perumal: Examining the anti-caste perspective of Mari Selvaraj's critically acclaimed filmThe movie Pariyerum Perumal, directed by Mari Selvaraj, has been widely debated for its explicit discussions on caste. But is it really anti-caste?
Sep 20, 2018
Newlywed inter-caste couple in Hyderabad attacked by wife's father; accused arrested; woman's condition criticalThe Hyderabad Police has arrested the father who brutally attacked his daughter and her lower caste husband, days after their marriage. The woman whose right hand was almost hacked off is in critical condition while the husband is out of danger
Sep 15, 2018
Shutdown in Telangana's Miryalguda over 'honour' killing of man from SC community, organisations hold rallies seeking justiceA shutdown was imposed in Telangana's Miryalguda town on Saturday over the murder of a man from a Scheduled Caste community.
Feb 07, 2018
Khap panchayats' threat not to have girl children is laughable, SC should have them arrested for contemptA day after the Supreme Court called for protection of inter-caste and interfaith couples, Naresh Tikait, the head of the Balyan Khap, told the apex court that they would "not give birth to girls at all". Tikait's remarks — which naturally ticked off the court — will inspire only those who believe that women are inferior. But for everyone else, this is a medieval mindset which pours liquid agony on good people and needs to be ended.
Feb 05, 2018
Supreme Court takes tough stance on khap panchayats, asks Centre to come up with suggestions to protect couplesSC continued its tough stance against khap panchayats as it asked the Centre and the petitioners to come up with effective suggestions to protect couples.
Jan 16, 2018
Attacks by khap panchayats on couples opting for inter-caste marriage are absolutely illegal: Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court on Tuesday termed as "absolutely illegal" any attack by khap panchayats or associations against an adult man and woman.
Dec 08, 2017
SC asks Parsi community to relook laws ostracising women who marry outside their faithThe Supreme Court said the law does not sanction the concept of a woman's religion getting merged with her husband's faith after an inter-religion marriage, while dealing a legal question whether a Parsi woman loses her religious identity if she marries a man from a different religion
Dec 06, 2017
Centre offers Rs 2.5 lakh to every inter-caste marriage involving Dalit partner; removes income ceiling from 2013 lawThe Centre, in a bid to promote inter-caste marriage and the social upliftment of Dalits, has ruled that all inter-caste couples where one partner is a Dalit will stand to earn Rs 2.5 lakh upon getting married
Dec 03, 2017
Brinda Karat attacks NIA probe into Hadiya case, says agency out on 'fishing expedition' in KeralaCPM leader Brinda Karat has accused NIA of being out on a "fishing expedition" in Kerala and interrogating couples in inter-caste or inter-community marriages
Aug 21, 2017
Supreme Court to seek suggestions from NGO, khap panchayats to reduce honour killing incidentsThe Supreme Court Monday sought suggestions from an NGO, an amicus curiae, and Khap Panchayats on ways to prevent harassment and killing of young couples in the name of family honour for inter-caste or intra-clan (gotra) marriages