Caste atrocities in Tamil Nadu continue unabated

The silence of the government and the major opposition party, both claiming to have championed the cause of social justice remains a major motivating factor for such cruelty. This is complemented by... Read more »

Atrocities against Dalits on a rise amid Covid-19 pandemic

The pandemic has exposed the underlying social ills of untouchability and casteist attitude with the surging cases of caste and gender-based atrocities during lockdown, they said. New Delhi, Juli 7: The Centre... Read more »

Prasad says atrocities against Brahmins increased

Prasad, who heads the Brahmin Chetna Parishad, said atrocities against Brahmins had increased under the present regime. There had been a record number of incidents in which Brahmins were killed, he added.... Read more »

Caste angle to murder of TN traders? Catholic Union demands judicial probe

SI Raghuganesh is also alleged to siding with his caste community which is in conflict with the Christian and Hindu Nadars who are the majority in the district. Both groups are designated... Read more »

On 45 yrs of Emergency, Modi salutes those who fought for democracy

“On this day 45 years ago, one family’s greed for power led to the imposition of Emergency. Overnight the nation was turned into a prison. The press, courts, free speech… all were... Read more »

Dalit locality attacked in UP district, 13 injured

According to reports, trouble began in Gehmar police circle when some people were playing vulgar songs on the loudspeaker, mounted atop a tractor, and did not stop when asked. Ghazipur (Uttar Pradesh):... Read more »

3 people arrested in killing of Dalit boy

The Dalit boy was shot dead by some youths belonging to an upper caste in Domkheda village under Hasanpur police station area in Amroha late on Saturday night. As per police sources, they... Read more »

Yogi condemns crimes against Dalits

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath is very strict in the case of atrocities and crimes against Dalits in the state. Action has been taken under the National Security Act (NSA) on the... Read more »

Yogi orders NSA against those who burnt Dalit houses

It may be recalled that on June 9, a series of houses in the Sarai Khwaja locality had been burnt down following a dispute over plucking mangoes from an orchard. Lucknow, June... Read more »

Dalit teen shot dead by four men in UP

17-year old Dalit youth was shot dead allegedly by four persons after an argument over monetary dispute at Donkhera village in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Tuesday. Amroha, June 9 (IANS) In... Read more »

Dalit father, son beaten to death over property dispute

According to police, 10 to 15 people barged into the victims’ house and attacked the family members, killing the father and son on the spot. Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh), June 7 (IANS) A... Read more »

Public representative and 5 others held for child marriage

The girl has been rescued by the police and the department of women development and child welfare and shifted to a government-run care centre. Hyderabad, June 4 (IANS) Acting on a case... Read more »

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 »