MP BJP slams Kamal Nath’s MP govt for ‘apathetic approach’ in Dalit man burning case

Source: Republic World BJP continued its attack on the Kamal Nath government in Madhya Pradesh for “apathetic approach” in the case of a 24-year-old Dalit man who was set alight The BJP has continued its... Read more »

Rape of Dalit Girl Exposes the Grim Reality of Gujarat Model

Source: The Quint Even as the convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case were granted death warrants, another gang rape and murder case has come to light in Gujarat. The only... Read more »

Three, including a temple priest, booked for attacking dalit man in Uttar Pradesh

Source: THEWEEK The police have registered a case against three persons, including the priest of a temple, for allegedly beating a dalit man in Ballia, officials said on Friday. “On the basis... Read more »

Indian bishops pleased Supreme Court will finally hear Christian Dalits

Source: The initial petition was filed in 2004. For Mgr Sarat Chandra Nayak, “The issue of Dalit Christians is organically connected to the mission of Catholic Church” which exists “to continue... Read more »

8 booked for ‘manhandling’ Dalit youth during protests

Source: The Indian Express Pune, Jan 16, At the protest against violence in JNU, CAA, NRC at Savitribai Phule Pune University on Monday. (Photo: Arul Horizon) Pune City Police has booked a... Read more »

Tamil Puligal Katchi’s conversion threat to Islam likely for publicity

Source: The New Indian Express COIMBATORE: Members of Tamil Puligal Katchi who had announced the conversion of religion to Islam from Hindu have no clarity on processing the conversion. Earlier they said that... Read more »

Mystery about a rights advocate

Source: The Telegraph Twenty-seven days have passed since the detention and arrest of lawyer Mohammad Shoaib by Uttar Pradesh police for allegedly participating in protests in Lucknow. The 76-year-old rights lawyer was... Read more »

Modasa rape-murder: 3 of 4 accused arrested

Source: Ahmedabad Mirror Jan 13, Trio, including prime accused, surrendered on Friday night; they are accused of abduction, gangrape and murder of the 19-yr-old Dalit girl on January 1 Three of the... Read more »

Man out on bail in atrocity case assaults stall owner

Source: Ahmedabad Mirror Jan 13, Victim had set up an eatery stall at the place from where the accused’s stall was removed after his arrest; accused had been arrested earlier for severely... Read more »

Gujarat Congress MLA ‘siding with attackers’ of Dalit RTI activist

Source: A civil society fact-finding team has taken strong exception to a Dalit MLA belonging to the Congress, Pravin Maru, for pressurizing the local administration in Botad district to take back... Read more »

Dalit Leader Rajiv Saizal Disallowed inside Temple and the Overwhelming Presence of Caste

Source: The New Leam Dalit leader Rajiv Saizal was denied entry into a temple, while many other cases of caste discrimination establish time and again how India still remains bonded to its... Read more »

19 year old Dalit woman, gangraped, murdered, found hanging from a tree

Source: National Herald Gujarat, Jan 9 Another horrific case has emerged in north Gujarat where a 19-year-old Dalit woman was allegedly kidnapped, gang-raped and murdered before her body was found hanging from... Read more »

Fast-court inquiry sought in to atrocities on women

Source: The Hans India Adarshnagar: MLC S Ramulu Naik demanded that the State government conduct fast-court inquiry into all the cases related to atrocities against women belonging to SC, ST, BC and... Read more »

‘Go to Pakistan’ and demonising Indian Muslims

Source: Kashmir Times By Ram Puniyani Dated: 1/6/2020 The offensive slogan is not a ‘natural’ reaction but a cultivated denial of India’s secular ethos ‘Go to Pakistan’ is probably the most-used phrase... Read more »

UN urged to resolve Kashmir dispute

Source: Kashmir Media Service Islamabad, January 05 (KMS): The Vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Mass Movement, Abdul Majeed Mir, Democratic Political Movement Vice Chairman, Advocate Pervez Ahmad Shah and Peoples League... Read more »

Shah accuses Rahul and Priyanka of instigating riots

Source: The Tribune New Delhi, January 5 BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday accused Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra of instigating “riots” by “misleading” people on the Citizenship (Amendment)... Read more »

Six accused in lynching case get bail from Ranchi HC: Tabrez Ansari case

Source: In pronouncing the order, the court said that ‘there was no specific allegation against the accused and the crime is general in nature’ Ranchi High Court on Tuesday, December 10... Read more »

BHU Dalit prof allegedly attacked for supporting Muslim colleague’s appointment

Source: Students allegedly attacked the senior professor in the Sanskrit department where Feroz Khan was appointed A senior Dalit professor, Shanti Lal Salvi, at the Benaras Hindu University (BHU) has allegedly... Read more »

Andhra temple priest arrested for raping minor girl

Amaravati, Dec 3 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Police have arrested a temple priest, who was on the run after raping a minor tribal girl in Kadapa district. D. Ravi alias Satyanarayana, who was... Read more »

Dalit woman found dead, family alleges gang-rape: Kancheepuram

Source: A 20-year-old Dalit girl with stab marks and burns on her body was found hanging in a private garden in Kancheepuram on Thursday, The New Indian Express reported. The deceased,... Read more »