BJP sends legal notice to ex-MLA for his Dalit remarks against Party

The BJP’s Jammu unit on Thursday issued a defamation notice to expelled party leader Gagan Bhagat, who served as an MLA, for his remarks against the leadership, saying “the party was going... Read more »

Eight-year-old Dalit girl ‘raped’, murdered in Rajasthan’s Jhalawar

An eight-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Pagariya region of Jhalawar on Wednesday, police said. Jhalawar police said that a Dalit girl of Nolai village in Pagariya region of... Read more »

JK BJP ‘anti-Dalit’, I was victimized for being one, says expelled BJP leader

Days after the BJP’s Jammu and Kashmir unit expelled ex-MLA Gagan Bhagat, he accused the saffron party of being ‘anti-Dalit’ and alleged he was victimised for being one. He claimed that the... Read more »

BJP lost the Hindi, Hindu, Hindustan states

ajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh are no ordinary states. These states are very important in the larger scheme of things for the BJP-RSS. In the last two decades, these states have seen several BJP governments – BJP ruled Madhya Pradesh... Read more »

Hanuman is a Dalit’ remark: Adityanath should reveal castes of other gods too, says Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday criticised Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath for saying Hindu god Hanuman is a Dalit, the Hindustan Times reported. “Hanuman was a forest dweller, deprived and a Dalit,”... Read more »

National Campaign on Dalit Human Rights Releases Dalit Manifesto

In the run-up to the 2019 general elections, National Campaign on Dalit Human Rights (NCDHR) released a ‘Dalit Manifesto’ on December 10. The manifesto presents a set of demands under 12 categories... Read more »

Bhim Army chief “the incumbent government is anti-Dalit”

New Delhi, Dec. 10 Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad in a Facebook live video on Sunday attacked the Modi-government over the recent killing of a cop and a youth in Uttar Pradesh’s... Read more »

Seers have lashed out at Yogi for bringing politics into religion

Several seers have lashed out at Yogi Adityanath for bringing politics into religion with his comments about Hanuman’s caste. New Delhi. Dec. 10 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has left many... Read more »

Dalit victims stage protest outside district collectors office in Pune

Pune, Dec. 10 Two Dalits victims- a speech impaired youth injured in a stone pelting attack and another whose family business establishment was allegedly set on fire by rioters have been camping... Read more »

“Two probes and arrests but Dalit anger still simmering” Bhima Koregaon

Dec. 09 For decades, Bhima Koregaon was a sleepy cluster of shops and brick houses off the Pune-Ahmednagar highway, a blip on the map that would light up every New Year’s Eve... Read more »