Dalits beaten up during row over irrigating field

Karunanidhi was directing water from the river into his field for preliminary wetting on Thursday morning.

published on : 29th August 2020

UP: Dalits kept away from Ayodhya event, alleges Apna Dal (S) MLA

The MLA from Shohratgarh constitutency further said that President Ram Nath Kovind should also be invited for the event.

published on : 4th August 2020

Dalits assaulted over cremation of body in Odisha

However, the upper caste people chased them and attacked Niranjan Samal and Gangadhar Samal.

published on : 22nd June 2020

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath orders NSA against those who burnt Dalit houses

Yogi Adityanath directed the concerned police officials to book all the accused under the NSA and take action against the SHO.

published on : 11th June 2020

Karur: Dalits demand crematorium

Mahalingam, a villager alleged that a 16-acre plot on which they conducted funerals for generations was sold to a cement manufacturing unit.

published on : 18th February 2020

Denied of housing pattas, toilets, TN Dalit families decide to boycott local body polls

The schoolchildren have to make do with kerosene lights or streetlights to revise their portions they said.

published on : 17th February 2020

Hello, 2020! Tamil Nadu Dalits burying departed along roadside for the last 50 years

In a petition, one of the residents of the village, alleged that around 50 Dalit families in the village, mostly Christians, are denied a burial ground by those belonging to dominant communities.

published on : 14th January 2020

Thanjavur: Dalits allege non-SC candidate elected as panchayat president

They alleged that victorious candidate belonged to a Christian community which came under Backward Class.

published on : 7th January 2020

Nadur Dalits refute claims of conversion to Islam

Refuting claims of Tamil Puligal Katchi that Nadur Dalits will convert to Islam over discriminatory treatment by caste Hindus, the villagers said nobody is ready to change their religion.

published on : 1st January 2020

3,000 Dalits to convert to Islam in Coimbatore over government inaction on Nadur wall collapse

Nadur residents and members of Tamil Puligal Katchi, citing ill-treatment of Dalits in the Hindu religion, have announced that they would be converting to Islam.

published on : 25th December 2019

Trinamool leaders warned for passing off domestic staff as Dalit party workers

Home Minister Amit Shah, during his Kolkata visit in October, assured refugees living in Bengal saying none of them would have to leave India.

published on : 7th December 2019

Brawl triggers caste clash in Dharmapuri

An argument broke out and expletives were exchanged, the source said.

published on : 29th October 2019

Dalits forced to navigate sewage line to rest in peace

While the caste Hindus use the Karl Marx Nagar-Gandhi Nagar route to take the bodies to the burial ground, the Dalits are not allowed to do the same.

published on : 29th October 2019

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

Verdict on SC/ST Act has diluted its provisions, caused 'great damage' to country: Centre tells Supreme Court

The government also said the "confusion" created by the apex court verdict may have to be corrected by reviewing the judgement and recalling the directions issued by it.

published on : 12th April 2018
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