50 scheduled caste families in TN's Denkanikottai gets direct access to main road
SC residents of Bodichipalli in Denkanikottai got direct access to the main road in the village after encroachments blocking poramboke land were removed Monday evening.
DMK councillor abused us using caste slurs, says TN sanitation workers
"During the works, this councillor came there and verbally abused us asking why we were cleaning spaces outside ward 41.
Conservancy staff laid to rest at Udangudi
The collector subsequently offered a Junior Assistant job at Sathankulam town panchayat office to Sudalaimadan's daughter Uma Maheswari.
Man arrested for assaulting sanitation worker, hurling casteist abuse in Pune
The 42-year-old woman works at a transport firm owned by the accused's brother.
Fake caste certificate: Devikulam MLA Raja’s election declared void
He is not Scheduled Caste: HC | Submitted docu complied with legal formalities, says Raja
Parents abduct caste Hindu woman after her marriage with SC man, arrested
Sources said Rajeswaran and Nagarani went to a hospital to see the woman's mother Murugeshwari on Friday.
Tamil Nadu govt ordered to file action taken report over Vengaivayal caste issue
Though the CB-CID is presently investigating the case, there has been no breakthrough in the case for the past two months and the authorities have failed to bring the culprits to justice, he alleged.
Andhra government to reduce term of panels from 3 to 2 years
Cabinet gives nod for bills to amend SC, BC, minorities and women’s commission Acts; CM hailed for GIS success
Vengaivayal: 300 caste Hindus stage dharna near collectorate
Vengaivayal has been in the eye of a storm since late December when human faeces was found in a tank supplying water to the SC residents.
Bangalore University student files harassment plaint against professor
However, some students stated that the complaint might have been filed to target the professor because of such incidents between them earlier.
Hindu outfit threatening us, allege three auto drivers
“Since we have not been able to drive an auto for 3 months, we are struggling to pay our children’s school fees and support our family.
Denied entry into temple since 1993, SC families seek collector help
One of the petitioners, P Prabhakaran, told TNIE that Mandikulam village is located in Karuvanur Panchayat Union which comes under the Madurai East Assembly constituency.
No coverage for SC/STs in new MPLADS guidelines
Flagging the dilution in the scheme, CPM MP John Brittas wrote to the Union government saying that the move is detrimental to the interests of the SC and ST population of the country.
12 arrested for boycotting inter-caste couple, imposing Rs 6 lakh fine in Karnataka
The victims have been identified as Govindaraju (Uppara Setty community) and Shwetha (a Dalit).
Community leaders seek action against MP Venkat Reddy
They accused Venkat Reddy of speaking with the arrogance ‘because he thinks he comes from an upper class’.
Caste clash during masi magam fest; eight hurt, seven arrested
Based on a complaint from P Jayanthi (42) of Melamanakudi village, a case was filed against eight people. A video of the attack has gone viral on social media.
Intercaste marriage: Rs 3 lakh fine slapped on a couple, increased to Rs 6 lakh for filing complaint
According to a complaint filed, Govindashetty, a resident of Kunagalli village near Kollegal belonging to the Uppara community entered into wedlock with his girlfriend Shwetha, a scheduled caste woman
Village leaders slap hefty fine on inter-caste couple in Karnataka's Chamarajanagar
The village leaders, on getting to know about the inter-caste marriage, had in the same year imposed a fine of Rs 1.25 lakh on the family and even barred them from entering the village.
Case against 25 after houses of Dalit families set ablaze in Karnataka's Nandihalli village
The eyewitnesses said that a group of villagers, against whom the police have booked the case, came to the houses at the Dalit colony and started throwing petrol and wood.
UP govt walks a tight rope over caste census amid Opposition pressure
During the ongoing budget session of the UP Assembly, SP chief, and Leader of the opposition, Akhilesh Yadav reiterated the demand for a caste census on the assembly floor on February 23.
Joshimath disaster-hit people get ultimatum from hotel owners to vacate rooms by March 31
Nitish defends his silence over Rahul's conviction, says does not speak on court matters
Mamata urges all parties to fight BJP unitedly in 2024 Lok Sabha polls
Ponniyin Selvan Part 2 trailer: All eyes on the Cholan throne
Rajya Sabha proceedings adjourned for the day till Monday amid opposition uproar over Adani issue