Discrimination

System being created where there is no place for any discrimination: PM Modi

Modi called for everyone to work together to discharge their duties that will remove social ills and also take India to new heights.

published on : 20th January 2022

On MLK Day, US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen says country's economy is unfair to Black people

Jan 18 would have been the 93rd birthday of the Rev Martin Luther King Jr, who was just 39 when he was assassinated in 1968 while helping sanitation workers strike for better pay in Memphis, Tennessee

published on : 18th January 2022

Freedom at night: Kochi college girls protest against curfew timings

The protest by woman students of Union Christian College, Aluva, especially against the curfew timings, highlights the regressive and discriminatory practices at the hostels

published on : 24th December 2021

It’s not fair! Gender discrimination high in Kerala college campuses

Female students allege college hostel authorities impose rigid rules only on them, not their male counterparts. 

published on : 24th December 2021

Irular victims of TN’s decade-old rape, torture case still wait for trial to begin

Along with 11 family members, they were allegedly tortured brutally under police custody and are hoping the recent intervention of TN State Human Rights Commission will help their cause.

published on : 23rd December 2021

Road laid, but left unfinished owing to caste discrimination, allege Scheduled Community residents in Ariyalur village

The members of the community, including Narikuravas and Arundhathiyars, raised the issue with the Kuzhumur panchayat president and the road contractor, but no action was claimed to have been taken.

published on : 22nd December 2021

Two women booked under SC/ST Act for abusing sanitary workers

According to police, S Nithya (27) from Puliyakulam was working in the DBC (Dengue Breeding checking) wing at Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation.

published on : 22nd December 2021

SJN Commission accuses Graeme Smith, Mark Boucher and de Villiers of engaging in prejudicial conduct

According to ESPNcricinfo.com, the report has recommended the appointment of a permanent ombudsman to deal with race and gender-based complaints in South Africa cricket.

published on : 16th December 2021

Canada's Indian-origin Defence Minister Anita Anand sorry for sexual harassment and discrimination in military

Canada's Indian-origin Defence Minister Anita Anand said that the military has always had Canadians' backs and we should always have yours.

published on : 14th December 2021

Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation suspends crew for forcing a narikurava family to get off the bus

The child was seen crying inconsolably. The video of the incident had gone viral on social media.

published on : 10th December 2021

Madras HC bats for common burial grounds for all castes

Scheduled Caste communities, including Arunthathiars, have been suffering for a long time as they don’t have their own land to cremate/bury their dead.

published on : 8th December 2021

SC priest alleges casteist abuse, wants to quit job

In the complaint, Kumar said Vardhan asked him to withdraw the complaint and again used casteist slur, besides threatening him.

published on : 7th December 2021

Politico threatens Irular tribals for taking shelter at temple

A group of Irulars from a settlement near Kancheepuram alleged they are being threatened by a DMK functionary for taking shelter in a temple nearby to escape rains and mosquitoes.

published on : 26th November 2021

One in 4 Indians face discrimination in getting healthcare services due to caste, religion: Study

A third of Muslim respondents, over 20 per cent Dalit and Adivasi respondents, and 30 per cent of overall respondents reported being discriminated against, an Oxfam report claimed.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Temple priest ‘harasses’ SC youth 

In the video of the incident that is doing rounds on social media, the priest of Mukteswar temple in Andhoti village can be seen yelling at the youth for entering the temple.

published on : 20th November 2021
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