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11 caste Hindus and Dalits held in Krishnagiri over violence

Besides those arrested, another 11 people wanted in the case - five caste Hindus and six Dalits - are absconding.

published on : 14th September 2018

NDA government trying to cause hostility between Dalits, OBCs: RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav

Yadav also said by passing a bill in Parliament the NDA government reversed the dilution of the SC/ST Act, but it left scope for tinkering in future.

published on : 12th September 2018

BJP's national executive meet to begin today amid upper caste backlash

The BJP will hold a two-day meeting amid unrest among upper castes over its pro-Dalit push, with key focus on Vajpayee's legacy and strategies for the upcoming state and assembly elections.

published on : 8th September 2018

BJP’s Dalit outreach irks upper castes in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan

Sources said that the BJP leaders had brought to the notice of the party high command simmering anger among the upper castes in a number of states.

published on : 4th September 2018

Tension prevails in Bihar village after caste hatred leads to man's lynching, burning of huts in retaliation

Five people, including two women, from the Sahni community were arrested for the murder of Nagendra Paswan following a fierce group clash in the village in Vaishali district on Friday.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Modi government spreading hatred against Dalits: AAP Minister

In a statement released by the Aam Aadmi Party, Gautam dubbed as unannounced emergency Tuesday's arrest of five rights activists who he said defend the Dalits in courts.

published on : 29th August 2018

M Venkaiah Naidu urges religious leaders to embrace Dalits

Vice president M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday called upon religious leaders to head to villages and embrace Dalits and others of downtrodden sections.

published on : 29th August 2018

Mirchpur Dalit killing: Delhi High Court awards life sentence to 12 people

Tarachand, 70, and his 18-year-old physically challenged daughter Suman were killed in the April 2010 arson attack on their house and a row of other Dalit houses in Mirchpur, near Chandigarh.

published on : 24th August 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Six injured in clashes between Dalits and Thakurs

A van belonging to a Dalit man was parked on a road and when asked to remove it, he refused - which led to a clash between the Thakurs, the dominant caste in the village, and Dalits.

published on : 24th August 2018

Can affluent among SC/STs be denied quota in promotions: Supreme Court asks Centre

Attorney General K K Venugopal said creamy layer stopped affluent people from other backward classes from availing quota benefits and this cannot be made applicable to SCs and STs.

published on : 16th August 2018

Appropriate bench to hear PIL for CBI probe into violence after SC/ST verdict: Supreme Court

Widespread violence had taken place across the country during the bandh in which 11 lives were lost and several properties destroyed or damaged.

published on : 14th August 2018

Ram Vilas Paswan questions pro-Dalit credentials of Opposition parties

why OBC commission was not granted constitutional status during Congress rule, and non-construction of memorials where Ambedkar was born,

published on : 11th August 2018

Parliament passes bill to restore SC/ST Act

The bill provides that an investigating officer will not require the approval of any authority for the arrest of the accused booked under the SC/ST Act.

published on : 9th August 2018

Insulting Dalit pride Congress' legacy: Amit Shah to Rahul Gandhi

BJP President Amit Shah on Thursday advised Congress President Rahul Gandhi to give "some time to facts", accusing his party of treating Dalits with "patronising and condescending" attitude.

published on : 9th August 2018

PM Narendra Modi has anti-Dalit mindset, Congress will fight for inclusive India: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi accused PM Modi of having an anti-Dalit mindset as the opposition leader slammed the centre over atrocities against SC/ST.

published on : 9th August 2018
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