Eight-year-old Dalit girl ‘raped’, murdered in Rajasthan’s Jhalawar

An eight-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Pagariya region of Jhalawar on Wednesday, police said. Jhalawar police said that a Dalit girl of Nolai village in Pagariya region of... Read more »

Rajasthan: Third standard Dalit girl raped, strangled to death

An eight-year-old minor, who had gone missing, was found dead in the Jhalawar district of Rajasthan, said the police officials on Wednesday. The Dalit girl is suspected to have been strangled to... Read more »

Minor and four youth arrested for rape of minor Dalit girl

Tiruchy, Dec. 10 Four youth, including a minor boy, were booked and two of them arrested on Sunday for allegedly gang-raping a 13-year-old Dalit girl at Srirangam late on Saturday.  According to... Read more »

Dalit man in hospital after ‘cops thrash him all night’

Gujarat, Dec. 08 Gujarat, a ‘role model for development’ for the rest of the country, is turning out to be an increasingly unsafe place for Dalits. In a fresh case of alleged... Read more »

Rajasthan has become a living hell for Dalits

Rajasthan, Dec. 5 Renu Meghwanshi is no stranger to fighting against Dalit atrocities. She might be contesting from the Congress now, but prior to this, she was instrumental in taking cases of Dalit... Read more »

Clash over temple entry resurfaces in Hassan

Karnataka, Dec. 5 For Pradeep, a Dalit from Hirekadalur in Hassan taluk, his marriage on Sunday should have been a happy occasion. But an incident on the eve of his wedding has... Read more »

‘Still have nightmares of torture’: Victims of Nerella caste violence seek justice

With justice elusive over the past year and a half after the alleged torture, this incident is set to change how the minority, not just in Nerella but also in Sircilla, vote.... Read more »

NHRC seeks report from state govt, Amreli district collector over murder of Dalit youth

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sought a report from the Gujarat government and Amreli district collector over the murder of a Dalit youth in the district by three youths. The... Read more »

Another FIR in Koregaon Bhima violence case: Dalit woman says ‘house, shop were set on fire’

Pune, Dec 5 : Another First Information Report (FIR) has been registered in connection with the violence that broke out in Koregaon Bhima on January 1 and 2 this year. The FIR, registered... Read more »

Upper caste man assaults Dalit woman

Rajkot: A Dalit woman was allegedly slapped by an upper caste man when she went to fetch water at a borewell in Mota Vadala village of Kalawad taluka in Jamnagar district on... Read more »