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Jul 23, 2016
In Gujarat, 95 of 100 suspects in crimes against Dalits acquittedAs violent protests continue in the Prime Minister’s home state of Gujarat over the flogging of Dalit youth by upper-caste Hindu vigilantes, an IndiaSpend analysis reveals a conviction rate six times lower than the Indian average–over 10 years–for crimes against scheduled castes (SCs) and scheduled tribes (STs).
May 08, 2016
Govt scraps medical test for SC/ST victims of non-invasive sexual harassmentThe government has scrapped an over 20-year-old provision of conducting medical examination in cases of non-invasive sexual harassment
Mar 28, 2016
SC's order to confer citizenship to refugees: AAPSU seeks curative petition on Chakma issueThe All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU) has urged the state government to immediately file a curative petition in the wake of the Supreme Court order to confer citizenship to Chakma and Hajong refugees in the state.
Jan 21, 2016
Hyderabad suicide: Outrage merely an indication of media bias and cynical opportunism, not large-scale social changeRohith Vemula's suicide in Hyderabad university has proved again that subaltern voice in India shall always be held hostage at the altar of political opportunism and media's confirmation bias.
Sep 05, 2014
Forgotten people of Telangana: Primitive tribe survives on animalsThe majority of the 57 families in Chenchu Colony, a tribal hamlet of Chennapur village, survive on rats, cats, dogs, squirrels and other animals they hunt.
Jun 05, 2013
Ahead of elections, Reddy woos SC/ST and minoritiesAndhra Pradesh CM Reddy is trying to woo the SC/ ST, backward classes, minorities, women and youths with a slew of schemes ahead of the next elections
Feb 01, 2013
Ashis Nandy should have shown courage, not cowardiceIt was strange that Nandy expressed surprise that he was misunderstood in the first place.
Aug 22, 2012
When quota champions speak the upper caste languageThe OBCs or the parties dominated by them are unlikely to agree unconditionally to a 'quota in promotion' bill. When it comes to the SCs/STs, they have a logic that sounds like the age-old anti-reservationist argument of the upper castes.
Aug 21, 2012
Govt looking to solve SC, ST quota issue: PMThe prime minister pointed out that the meeting was called to discuss the issue of reservation in promotion specifically in the wake of recent Supreme Court judgement.