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Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis alleges 'conspiracy' behind Bhima Koregaon incident

Dalits visiting a war memorial at Koregaon Bhima in Pune district came under attack on January 1, leading to massive protests and a shut-down across the state two days later.

published on : 17th January 2018

Cow protection okay, but who’ll protect humans: Union Minister of State Ramdas Athawale

Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Ramdas Athawale on Thursday said that Dalits are only replying to the attacks on them.

published on : 12th January 2018

Dalits are replying to attacks: Union Minister Ramdas Athawale

He was referring to the recent attack on Dalits in Pune who were celebrating 200 years of the victory of British troops over Peshwa Bajirao II's Army in Koregaon Bhima.

published on : 11th January 2018

Bhima-Koregaon violence: CM Devendra Fadnavis faces serious threats to life, says Prakash Ambedkar

Fadnavis faces serious threats to his life from certain pro-Hindutva elements, Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh President Prakash Ambedkar claimed.

published on : 10th January 2018

Maharashtra violence: 43 people arrested till now

All the accused were arrested from Pune on the basis of cases registered against them, said Pune police.

published on : 10th January 2018

Pune police collect over 2,000 videos of vandalism during Maharashtra Bandh

The state government today handed over a cheque of Rs 10 lakh compensation to the family members of Rahul Phatangale, who was killed during the violence at Bhima Koregaon on January 1.

published on : 9th January 2018

Bhima Koregaon violence: 12 more, including three minors, arrested

The district police yesterday arrested 12 more people, including three minors, in connection with the January 1 caste clashes that broke out in and around Koregaon Bhima village.

published on : 9th January 2018

Maharashtra Chief Secretary Sumit Mullick's retirement plans deferred due to Bhima Koregaon controversy

Mullick is from Scheduled Caste (SC) background and administration feels it will go against it in the current situation if he resigns now, the officer added.

published on : 9th January 2018

Kabir Kala Manch members booked for 'provocative' speeches at Shaniwarwada

The event was attended by Gujarat MLA and Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani, JNU student leader Umar Khalid, Rohit Vemula's mother Radhika Vemula and Prakash Ambedkar.

published on : 9th January 2018

Those behind Bhima-Koregaon attacks should come forward: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray

The attack on Dalits at Bhima Koregaon on January 1 led to a statewide bandh on January 3 which turned violent at several places leading to large-scale vandalism of public property.

published on : 7th January 2018

Bhim Army chief Ashok Kamble in preventive detention prior to protest against Bhima-Koregaon violence

Kamble was to hold a meeting in suburban Mulund today to protest the January 1 violence at Bhima-Koregaon and Mulund police said that he was detained in view of this protest.

published on : 7th January 2018

Be pragmatic, not emotional: Dalit leader J V Pawar

Pawar has said that the movement won’t lose its pragmatism, though it relies on emotive issues at times.

published on : 7th January 2018

Correct Wrongs of History for Equality of Indians

The Battle of Koregaon was between 2,000 Maratha soldiers of Peshwa Baji Rao II and 800 East India Company soldiers.

published on : 6th January 2018

Protest march in Bihar's Patna against attack on Dalits in Bhima-Koregaon

The protestors alleged that the BJP-led Maharashtra government and the central government have been trying to protect two accused Sambhaji Bhide and Milind Ekbote.

published on : 6th January 2018

Jignesh Mevani not responsible for Bhima-Koregaon violence: Union minister Ramdas Athawale

Athawale, a prominent Dalit leader, said there was tension in the area even prior to the 200th anniversary of the Bhima-Koregaon battle on January 1.

published on : 6th January 2018
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