Kevin murder: As court seeks clarity on ‘honour killing’, his family’s wait continues

Credits: thenewsminute.comAt the end of a water-logged lane is a narrow path that leads to Joseph’s house in Nattassery, Kottayam. He stands there, telling media persons that he has nothing to say.... Read more »

Dalit Shopkeeper Allegedly Beaten to Death by Customer, Accomplices Over Payment in UP

Credits: news18.comA Dalit shopkeeper was allegedly beaten to death in Uttar Pradesh’s Ballia district by a customer and his accomplices after an argument over a payment, police said on Monday. The incident... Read more »

Mamata flays Priyanka’s detention, bad UP situation

July 20 (IANS) Condemning the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government led by Yogi Adityanath in Uttar Pradesh for attempting to prevent Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra from meeting the Sonebhadra district caste... Read more »

Protests in Bihar after the custodial death of JD-U Dalit leader

July 12 (IANS) Angry over the death of a ruling Dalit Janata Dal-United leader in police custody in Nalanda district, hundreds of people in Bihar staged violent protests demanding action against erring police... Read more »

Lynching: India’s Shame!

Source: By Fr Cedric Prakash SJ On Friday 5 July, thousands of people had gathered at a rally in Surat to protest against the growing mob lynching incidents in different parts... Read more »

Dalit hacked to death by ‘upper caste in-laws’ in Gujarat

Credits: thehindu.comIn yet another case of killing of Dalits by upper caste people in Gujarat, a 25-year-old Dalit was killed, allegedly by his upper caste in-laws in Varmor village of Ahmedabad district on Monday... Read more »

Cow vigilantes at it again in Madhya Pradesh

Khandwa (Madhya Pradesh), July 8 (IANS) Even before the Madhya Pradesh government could put into effect its plans to rein in cow vigilantes, another incident took place near Khandwa that has rocked... Read more »

High Court seeks report from Jharkhand government on mob lynching

Ranchi, July 8 (IANS) The Jharkhand High Court on Monday sought a report from the state government on the mob lynching of Tabrez Ansari in Seraikela-Kharsawan district on June 17 and the... Read more »

Dalit youths stripped, beaten on allegation of theft in UP

July 8 (IANS) Three Dalit youths were stripped and beaten up for allegedly committing a theft in Uttar Pradesh’s Jaunpur district. According to reports, the youth were caught red-handed by the owner of... Read more »

Accused in Dalit Atrocity Cases Continue to Assault with Impunity

Credits: Sarvaiya (27), who got justice after six long years of continued and consistent struggle for his slain brother- burned alive by a mob of upper caste men- was attacked by... Read more »

Dalit girl attacked in ‘honour killing’ succumbs

Credits: freepressjournal.inA teenaged Dalit girl, who was hacked allegedly in an act of honour killing in Mettupalayam, near here, four days ago, died in hospital on early Saturday, police said. 22-year-old Kanagaraj... Read more »

Two Dalit men beaten up for attending birthday party with girl in Bundi

Credit: business-standard.comTwo Dalit men were allegedly beaten by a mob here for attending a birthday party with a female friend. The victims were forced to remove their clothes and then thrashed by the villagers... Read more »

Dalit Brutally Thrashed In Haryana Village, Accused Yet To be Arrested

Credits: ndtv.comA case has been registered against two people in connection with the brutal thrashing of a Dalit at Bajana Kalan village in Haryana’s Sonipat a month ago. The police took this... Read more »

Dalit Killed For Marrying Upper-Caste Woman, 2 Arrested In Madhya Pradesh

Credits: Two men from Chhatarpur in Madhya Pradesh have been arrested in connection with the “dishonour killing” of a Dalit mason in Punjab’s Ludhiana district two months ago. Police said the... Read more »

Dalit Man Paraded Naked: Is This “India Shining”?

Source: By Huchangi Prasad  In Karnataka, Pratap, a dalit man was paraded naked in a village for allegedly polluting a temple by entering it. The video went viral a week later, garnering... Read more »

Left youth leader in Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu killed by casteist fanatics

Source: An activist of the left-wing Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) was murdered by casteist fanatics on Wednesday night in Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu. 23 year-old Ashok, the Tirunelveli district treasurer... Read more »

Dalit atrocity case: Five held in Gundlupet; DSS stages protests

Credits: The Hindu Amidst widespread condemnation of the incident of a Dalit youth being allegedly beaten and paraded naked in Gundlupet taluk in Chamarajanagar district on Tuesday, the police arrested five persons... Read more »

Additional forces deployed, internet suspended as tension prevails in Aligarh

The brutal crime triggered national outrage, leading to the authorities suspending several policemen as well as blocking internet services in Khair area to prevent fake news and video clips from spreading misinformation... Read more »

Fraternity Movement demands justice for Payal Tadwi

Source: By Najiya O The Fraternity Movement Kerala organized protest gatherings in the government medical colleges in the state demanding justice for Dr Payal Tadwi, who was found dead in the hospital... Read more »

Will Conviction of Sarpanch & 12 Others for Murder of a Dalit Farmer deter Crimes against Dalits?

Source: In arecent judgement that gave some sense of justice, Special Judge (SC/ST Act), Pradeep Mittal, sentenced all 13 accused to life imprisonment for a fatal attack on a farmer who... Read more »