The district administration recently started work on establishing a bus stand in Eriyur, acceding to requests by the residents.
Basavanna, a villager, said that many want to take the vaccine, but there is no dedicated doctor at the local Primary Health Centre here.
After salons refuse service to Dalits, brothers step up and offer haircuts at doorsteps in Karnataka
The Dalit brothers are into this profession for eight years and have plans to open a harmonious salon if the government extends them financial support.
Condemning the murder of two Dalit youth in Arakkonam, the VCK took out protests in several districts on Saturday.
Taking part in a virtual discussion as part of the Prajnya Equality Colloquium Series, Jotheeswaran said brahminical patriarchy plays a critical role in keeping Dalits at the bottom.
Dalit organisations will organise state-wide celebrations on April 14 to commemorate the 130th birth anniversary of Dr B R Ambedkar, chairman of the drafting committee of Constitution.
According to police, the deceased, identified as Arjunan (26) of Shoghanur village and Suriya (26) of Sembedu village, died after being stabbed with broken liquor bottles and a knife.
The accused have been arrested and the victim rushed to the district hospital where his condition was stated to be serious.
According to police, the accused took the 25-year-old woman to the nearby sugarcane fields and raped her and threatened with dire consequences if she reported the incident to anyone.
A Dalit couple from Kaimara Jampenahalli Cross in Koratagere taluk were stopped from giving a decent burial to their four-month-old baby on Sunday.
A section of BJP workers had come out against your candidature.
Only Davids, no Goliaths! The curious case of missing influential Dalit politicos in Tamil Nadu's reserved seats
When it comes to reserved seats, fewer people lose deposits in poll contest. It’s because of the lack of popular leaders in fray, say experts
The parties did as expected. A detailed analysis shows there isn’t much offered to the Scheduled Classes and Tribes except for a few blanket announcements.
Are Dravidian majors hindering the growth of Dalit leaders? Critics say that data shows this claim may well be true.
I am a proud Dalit, while BJP is anti-Dalit. That is why I oppose them. I follow Ambedkar’s ideologies which are totally against BJP’s policies, he says.