Brahmins want quota in Gujarat, approach OBC Commission

After the Patidars and Rajputs, it is the Brahmin community that has come out in Gujarat to seek reservations, approached the Other Backward Class (OBC) Commission on Monday, December 3, asking it... Read more »

Campaign for land rights brings together Dalits, tribals in Gujarat capital

“About 28 different organizations from the Dalit and tribal communities from Gujarat have joined hands in this effort to stake their claim on land ownership under the aegis of Jamin Adhikar Zumbesh... Read more »

NHRC issues notice to Bihar over beating of 34 girl SC/ST/OBC students

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Tuesday took note of media reports about local youths thrashing 34 girl students in Bihar’s Supaul district on October 6 when the students opposed their... Read more »

BAREILLY | Dalit beaten up for love affair with OBC girl

Hari Singh (21), a schedule caste, was brutally thrashed by a mob on Thursday night minutes after he arrived to meet his 18-year-old girlfriend, an OBC, at her house in Sahajana village... Read more »

Ayushman rollout on 2011 data to benefit Dalits, OBCs

As the Centre launched its medical cover scheme Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana — to provide better healthcare and treatment to all underprivileged sections of society, including SC/ST families,... Read more »

To Be or Not to Be a ‘Dalit’?

Words are what make our world. They help us convey our thoughts. They help us connect to people. We establish our society- literature, culture, politics, ideology, philosophy- through the words we choose.... Read more »

Vasundhara Raje’s yatra hits Gujjar, Rebari bump

Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla’s presence in Jodhpur on Sunday may be an indication that new political equations are being forged in the state, which put the Rajasthan Gaurav Yatra of chief... Read more »

Dalits, tribals, OBCs, 78% of India, get 37% of loan under Modi’s MUDRA scheme for marginalized

Contrary to the claim by India’s saffron rulers, who recently said that 55% of all accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana (PMMY or the Prime Minister’s Small Business Finance Scheme)... Read more »

Gujarat Man Beaten Up for Using ‘Sinh’ in Name on Facebook, 3rd Such Attack in Two Weeks

Palanpur (Gujarat): In the third such incident within two weeks, a man belonging to an Other Backward Class community was allegedly beaten up by ‘upper caste’ men for using the suffix ‘Sinh’ in... Read more »