DMK MP Bharathi gets bail from court

Bharathi said his speech was twisted in the social media and his arrest is to “satisfy someone”. Chennai, June 1 (IANS) DMK’s Organising Secretary and Rajya Sabha MP R.S. Bharathi on Monday... Read more »

Caste-based discrimination in quarantine centres

In the report, the deputy commissioner (DC), Hazaribagh, Bhuvnesh Kumar Singh has been quoted as confirming that he talked with the block development officer (BDO) and for the four Brahmin migrant labourers,... Read more »

Two Telangana MLAs booked for allegedly abusing Dalit women belonging to BJP

While Ibrahimpatnam MLA Manchireddy Kishan Reddy of TRS was booked for allegedly attacking and abusing a Dalit public representative of BJP, Malakpet MLA Ahmed Balala belonging to AIMIM was booked for using... Read more »

Dalit man in Telangana brutally attacked, forced to drink urine

The victim was assaulted for being in relationship with a girl from the BC community. Source: The NEWS Minute In a appalling case of caste-based atrocity, a Dalit man from Jannaram in... Read more »

2 Dalit minor girls were raped by youths in separate incidents in Rajasthan

The two incidents took place within a span of 18 hours of each other on Tuesday night and Wednesday noon, respectively, at two separate places under Khanpur police station area of Jhalawar... Read more »

Dalit woman was murdered by an ‘upper caste’ man

Source: The Indian Express The police said that the Dalit woman, a mother of two, died on the spot, adding that the accused also assaulted and injured the two other women who... Read more »

Man dies of ‘septic shock’ during police raid in UP

The family of Abdul Basheer alleged that he was beaten to death by the policemen on Saturday night. The charge has been denied by the police and a probe has been ordered... Read more »

In Hyderabad a 16 year old girl was raped

According to reports, the accused barged into the survivor’s residence by scaling a wall at around 2 am when she was alone. The accused assaulted the girl, before she could call for... Read more »

Delhi court orders FIR against 2 women for communal remarks

The applicant had sought lodging of FIR against the women who on April 16 attempted to disrupt communal harmony by imputing communally sensitive remarks in Delhi’s Lal Kuan area. New Delhi, May... Read more »

In TN Caste Violence Has Increased During the Lockdown

Caste violence has seen a spike under the COVID-19 lockdown, ‘just as in the case of domestic violence,’ say activists. Source: The Wire By Kavitha Muralidharan Chennai, May 6, In a three-minute... Read more »

30-year-old man found killed at home

It is also reportedly said that the Caste violence has seen a spike under the COVID-19 lockdown, ‘just as in the case of domestic violence,’ say activists. Source: Salem, May 6,... Read more »

In UP a 14 year old Dalit girl was raped

The incident took place on Monday when the 14-year-old girl was going to the field, they said. The girl later reached home and informed her family members about it, who approached the police,... Read more »

MP: 7 arrested in Betul gang rape case

The girl who was earlier reported to be a minor, is aged 20, said Bhadauria, adding that cases have been filed against all the accused under various sections for rape, kidnapping, attempt... Read more »

A middle-aged Dalit man allegedly killed over land dispute

“Many incidents happen in Rajasthan due to land disputes. But when it comes to other castes it doesn’t result in killing or a death as there is no caste hatred among other... Read more »

A man was arrested for harassing and threatening a Dalit woman

In her police complaint, the woman alleged that the suspect had harassed her earlier also, and claimed that when she had approached the police, no action was taken. Source: hindustantimes April 24,... Read more »

Two policemen arrested for torture of Dalits

In his complaint, Vaniya – a labour of centering in construction – stated that the alleged incident happened on March 28 when some 20 policemen entered his house and arrested him along... Read more »

Two Dalits being mercilessly beaten by a pradhan

In the video, Amit Tyagi is seen hitting the youth with a stick and making them squat and loop their arms behind their knees to grip their ears. Source: The Hindu Ghaziabad,... Read more »

Stop targeting Muslim vendors and hawkers

An attack on vendors is not only a violation of their dignity and basic rights, but also an unconscionable act on the part of our citizenry. Source: As Muslim  hawkers and... Read more »

Rights Of The Scheduled Castes And Scheduled Tribes

His crusades gave birth to several policies that helped provide legal protections to those marginalised by the caste system in India. In this article, some common questions relating to the provisions of... Read more »

Man booked for refusing to eat food cooked by Dalit

On Friday, village head, Lilawati Devi, in absence of the cook, prepared food in the quarantine centre for all the five people but Siraj refused to eat it. Kushinagar (UP), April 14... Read more »