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

Credits: ndtv.com 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: Sabrangindia.in 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: Sabrangindia.in 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: Sabrangindia.in 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: Sabrangindia.in 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 »

Blood on the Playground

Source: Countercurrents.org By C Vanaja “We received information that 100 to 150 Naxals had gathered deep in the forest and constituted a search party of 100 and went in search of them. When... Read more »

One Year of Bhima Koregoan Arrests: Protest Held in Delhi

By Press Release Source: Countercurrents.org The completion of a year since the arrest of academics, activists, artists and lawyers; Mahesh Raut, Rona Wilson, Shoma Sen, Sudhir Dhawale and Surendra Gadling, framed for violence... Read more »

Alwar gangrape: Case against Thanagaazi SHO

Jaipur, June 8 (IANS) After receiving an investigation report in the Alwar gangrape case, the Rajasthan government has ordered to register a case against Thanagaazi police Station House Officer (SHO) and removal of... Read more »

UN demands GOI response on Human Rights crisis related to NRC in Assam

Source: Sabrangindia.in June, 7: In a scathing letter to the Government of India, five senior officials of the United Nations have expressed regret at the lack of response from the government on... Read more »

Majority of Indians don’t aspire for a democratic society, often at the cost of minorities

Source: Sabrangindia.in By Battini Rao June, 7: Reservations have been continued and extended by democratically elected governments. Citizens have a right to criticize any government policy or law. However, no one has a... Read more »

In Jharkhand, Ram Navami Celebrations Now Sites For Violence

Source: Sabrangindia.in Gumla town, Jharkhand: Irshad Khan knew there would be trouble when he saw the procession. “They were up to no good,” he said of the Ram Navami revellers in Gumla... Read more »

India News Roundup: Labourers beaten up allegedly for eating meat

Source: Countercurrents.org In yet another case of mob violence in Bareilly of Uttar Pradesh four daily wage labourers were mercilessly thrashed by unidentified assailants allegedly after they were seen eating meat near... Read more »

Mob lynching, murder of Jharkhand Adivasi: People from 3 districts protest cop “inaction”

Source: Counterview.net Hundreds of people from Gumla, Latehar and Ranchi districts of Jharkhand have protested against police “inaction” against the killing of Prakash Lakda, a 50-year old Adivasi of Jurmu village of... Read more »

Indigenous Assamese Muslim family attacked, women assaulted at NRC hearing centre

Source: Sabrangindia.in By Zamser Ali Guwahati, 31st May:  In a shocking incident, an indigenous Muslim man was brutally attacked by a group of people just outside a center where hearings are held as... Read more »

India News Roundup: reporting Atrocities against Dalits and Muslims

Source: Countercurrents.org In Singampalli village panchayat of Rangampeta mandal in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday a Dalit was lynched for allegedly plucking mangoes from an orchard belonging to an... Read more »

Crime Branch to investigate Mumbai doctor’s death

Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) In a significant development, the Mumbai police’s Crime Branch will take over the investigations into the alleged suicide of Mumbai medico Payal S. Tadvi, official sources said here on... Read more »

Maoist links? Jharkhand Dalit rights activist arrested for “opposing” Mandal dam

Source: Counterview.net The civil rights organization Jharkhand Janadhikar Mahasabha (JJM), describing the recent arrest of Naresh Bhuiyan, an active member of the Bhartiya Bhuiyan Vikas Parishad and currently involved in protests against... Read more »

UP police books 7 for raping and setting ablaze Dalit girl in Muzaffarnagar

Credits: indianexpress.comThe Uttar Pradesh Police Tuesday booked seven men for allegedly raping and killing a 14-year-old Dalit girl by setting her on fire in Muzaffarnagar district. The body of the girl, police... Read more »