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 2018-06-24 15:56 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Tussle over leadership of Dalits comes to fore in Bihar's Opposition grand alliance...

Chaudhary and Manjhi are currently the prominent Dalit faces in the anti-NDA camp in Bihar....

 2018-06-23 15:45 

The Hindu

Kumari Selja's appointment seen as move to win Dalits...

JAIPUR: Haryana leader and Rajya Sabha MP Kumari Selja's appointment as chairperson of the Congress screening committee for the upcoming Assembly elections in Rajasthan has been perceived here as the...

 2018-06-21 13:50 

The Asian Age

BJP spread hatred, communal poison against Muslims and Dalits: Asaduddin Owaisi...

Owaisi's statement came hours after an inter-faith couple was allegedly harassed at Lucknow passport office....

 2018-06-20 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ India ]

Farmers and Dalits in BJP poll sights...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday reached out to farmers with the promise of doubling their income by 2022, and the BJP slammed the Opposition for playing...

 2018-06-20 17:31 

NDTV

Dalits In Haryana Allege Social Boycott, Threaten To Convert To Buddhism...

A Dalit organisation in Haryana has alleged that people from the community in Hisar district's Bhatla village are being socially boycotted by members of the upper castes and have threatened to convert......

 2018-06-20 15:17 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Dalits from Haryana threaten to convert to Buddhism...

The Dalits alleged that they are being socially boycotted by upper caste members and have threatened to convert to Buddhism....

 2018-06-20 14:14 

Press Trust of India

Dalits from Haryana threaten to convert to Buddhism...

Hisar, Jun 20 (PTI) A Dalit organisation in Haryana has alleged that people from the community in Hisar district's Bhatla village are being socially boycotted by members of the upper castes and have threatened to convert to Buddhism.During a recent pr...

 2018-06-20 01:43 

Hindustan Times

Why reservation in promotions for state jobs is a non-issue...

To increase the representation of Dalits in senior positions, we must ensure that we fill all reserved positions at the entry level itself....

 2018-06-19 03:58 

BBC

[ Asia ]

The Indian Dalits attacked for 'wearing shoes'...

Documenting five seemingly mundane reasons Dalits (formerly untouchables) have been beaten and killed....

 2018-06-17 15:58 

The Hindu

Kachanatham attack: four detained under Goondas Act...

13 were held, eight others surrendered in connection with murder of three Dalits...

 2018-06-16 22:43 

The Asian Age

Loss of dalit votebank major concern for BJP...
 2018-06-15 14:30 

NDTV

Penalise Villagers For Beating Dalits In Maharashtra: Prakash Ambedkar...

Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh (BBM) chief Prakash Ambedkar, on Friday, said that people of the Maharashtra village, where two minor boys from a backward community were paraded naked, should be......

 2018-06-15 14:12 

Oneindia

Dalit organizations give August 30 as deadline to government on lateral entry issue...

A big number of Some Dalits organisations are planning to organise protest against the lateral entry of officers at joint secretary level but there are divergent view coming out from the same community....

 2018-06-15 10:58 

Oneindia

Split wide open: How Dalits are revolting within the naxal ranks...

In the crackdown against naxalites and their friends in the urban areas, there is plenty of information on their modus operandi that has been coming out. The Special Intelligence Branch which keeps a close watch on their activities say that there is a new...

 2018-06-14 17:16 

The Quint

Dalit Boy Thrashed and Abused, All for A Haircut in Rural Gujarat...

He had travelled 20 kms to Becharaji village because Dalits are not allowed to get a haircut in Vithlapur....

 2018-06-14 16:58 

Al Jazeera

Dalit conversions: An act of rebellion against caste supremacy...

The mass conversion of Dalits to other religions continue to stir anxiety and anger among India's Hindu intelligentsia....

 2018-06-14 14:54 

NDTV

Dalit Boys Beaten, Paraded Nude For Swimming In Well In Maharashtra...

In another shocking incident of atrocities against Dalits, three minor Dalit boys were stripped, beaten and paraded nude in a village for allegedly swimming in a village well....

 2018-06-14 01:49 

Hindustan Times

Caste division keeps temple festival in Tamil Nadu village on hold...

For nearly a decade now, the Muthu Mariyamman temple in Mullur in Pudukkottai district of Tamil Nadu has remain locked. Ever since Dalits demanded that they be allowed to enter the temple, the majority caste Hindus who are opposing the move have from 2009...

 2018-06-13 18:03 

The Times of India

[ India ]

'Upset' dalits planning protest to oppose lateral entry in bureaucracy...

India News: New Delhi: The dalits are unhappy with the Narendra Modi government's recent move to allow lateral entries in the bureaucracy and are planning another....

 2018-06-12 23:09 

Daily Times

Majority Dalits get just two of seven PPP tickets for reserved seats...

KARACHI: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) ignored scheduled castes or Dalit Hindus, who make up 80 percent of approximately 8 million Pakistani Hindus, by nominating only two scheduled caste candidates on the seats reserved for minorities in Sindh. Five ...

 2018-06-12 17:52 

Hindustan Times

PMassassination plot: There are holes in this bucket of conspiracy theories...

It is silly that the police authorities did not consider all the discrepancies in their theories before linking Dalits to Maoists...

 2018-06-12 14:49 

Daily Times

'PPP has always prioritised Dalits', spokesperson clarifies after party accused of 'ignoring' scheduled caste Hindus...

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) was accused of "ignoring" the scheduled caste or Dalit Hindus, who constitute of 80 percent of the total Pakistani Hindu population, for the upcoming general elections 2018. The scheduled caste leaders have co...

 2018-06-12 00:46 

New Indian Express

[ Andhra Pradesh ]

Andhra Pradesh: TDP hopes Dalits, minorities will help it beat possible Kapu blues...

Anticipating a possible dent in the Kapu vote share in the 2019 elections, the ruling TDP is now concentrating on damage control measures to fill the gap in case of any such eventuality....

 2018-06-11 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ India ]

Maoists batting for Dalits: IB...

Security agencies have told the Centre that urban Maoist...

 2018-06-11 20:46 

The Hindu

'Hunkaar Rally' raises chances of third front in Rajasthan...

Independent MLA slams BJP, Congress for failing farmers, Dalits and the poor...

 2018-06-11 19:11 

The Hindu

Meira Kumar's concern over attacks on dalits...

'Centre failed to implement SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act'...

 2018-06-10 21:30 

New Indian Express

[ Telangana ]

Dalits oppressed under BJP: Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge...

The leaders of various political parties and Dalit organisations expressed the need to defeat the BJP in the 2019 polls....

 2018-06-10 20:26 

The Quint

Dalits still excluded from development policies: Filmmaker...

Dalits still excluded from development policies: Filmmaker...

 2018-06-10 11:43 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Naxals cannot mobilise Dalits: BJP MP Udit Raj on Bhima Koregaon violence...

Days after the Pune police arrested five persons with alleged Maoist links for the Bhima Koegaon violence, Udit Raj said he wondered if Naxals are capable of mobilising lakhs of Dalits....

 2018-06-10 11:27 

Hindustan Times

Naxals cannot mobilise Dalits: BJPMP Udit Raj on Bhima Koregaon violence...

BJP MP and Dalit leader Udit Raj says there is frustration and anger in the community that had voted for the BJP with a lot of expectations in 2014....

 2018-06-09 19:28 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Government creating unsettling atmosphere over reservations: Prakash Ambedkar...

Prakash Ambedkar today accused the government of creating an "unsettling" atmosphere in the country on the issue of reservations and urged the Dalits not to respond to "provocations4;....

 2018-06-08 09:08 

Hindustan Times

Was violence at Bhima Koregaon planned action?...

Police recovers a letter from Rona Wilson which has explosive details, including how some of the organisers of Elgar Parishad were in touch with Maoist to mobilise Dalits....

 2018-06-08 03:33 

Oneindia

Bhima Koregaon: How urban naxals fanned the violence and instigated Dalits...

A day after Union Minister Hansraj Ahir said that urban naxals were behind the Bhima Koregaon violence, five persons have been arrested on the ground that they were behind the meeting where speeches were made to incite violence....

 2018-06-07 16:58 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Bhima-Koregaon violence: Civil society organisations come together to condemn the arrests...

Participants expressed concern about recent 'tendency of the government of branding people as anti-nationalists if they support the cause of Dalits' and also demanded the release of those arrested....

 2018-06-07 16:03 

The Asian Age

Congress used Dalits to spread violence in Bhima Koregaon: BJP...

While addressing media, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra shared a letter recovered from house of Bhima-Koregaon violence accused Rona Wilson....

 2018-06-07 15:38 

Oneindia

Congress wants to disturb peace for political gains...

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has attacked the opposition parties especially the Congress on Thursday for using means like violence, false propaganda, exploitation of Dalits sentiments, using dead to spread chaos in the country to defeat the BJP in the...

 2018-06-07 13:09 

The Hindu

Lawyers protest arrest of Nagpur advocate Surendra Gadling...

Mr. Gadling has been arrested in relation with the violence at Bhima Koregaon near Pune when Dalits congregated to celebrate the British victory over Peshwas with the help of Mahar soldiers....

 2018-06-06 20:30 

Daily Excelsior

Mayawati asks states to implement reservation in promotion policy as per SC direction...

LUCKNOW, June 6: Accusing the BJP of shedding "crocodile tears" in the name of Dalits, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) president Mayawati on Wednesday asked all the states to implement reservation in promotion policy for the Dalit community following Su...

 2018-06-06 18:40 

Al Jazeera

Indian police arrest Dalit activists amid criticism...

Arrests made in connection with clashes between lower caste Dalits and upper caste groups....

 2018-06-06 16:20 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Mayawati hails Supreme Court order on quota in promotion...

She accused both BJP and previous Congress regimes of failing to shed casteist mindset, even after SC order according to which the government could legally give reservation to Dalits in promotions....

 2018-06-06 04:00 

ANI News

Conversion is not a solution: Anil Vij on Dalits conversion to Buddhism...

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], June 6 (ANI): A day after 120 Dalits in Haryana converted to Buddhism, Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij on Wednesday said that such steps will not provide any solution....

 2018-06-05 07:09 

Hindustan Times

Punjab minister Channi had recommended 6 names for law officers, all SCs...

Capt had reportedly said in cabinet meeting that both names recommended by Channi were not Dalits; other ministers had objected to timing of Channi's outburst before Shahkot bypoll....

 2018-06-05 02:19 

IBTimes India

Dalit 'apathy' comes back to haunt BJP as 120 convert to Buddhism in Haryana...

Around 120 Dalits converted to Buddhism in Haryana after Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar failed to deliver on their demands....

 2018-06-04 19:34 

Press Trust of India

120 Dalits from Haryana convert to Buddhism...

Chandigarh, Jun 4 (PTI) As many as 120 Dalits from Haryana's Jind district have converted to Buddhism over non-fulfilment of their demands including making SC/ST Act more stringent, Dalit leader Dinesh Khapad claimed today. He said the dalits had been...

 2018-06-04 18:32 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

120 Dalits from Haryana convert to Buddhism...

As many as 120 Dalits from Haryana's Jind district have converted to Buddhism over non-fulfilment of their demands including making SC/ST Act more stringent....

 2018-06-04 17:10 

Hindustan Times

Congress asked to field a Dalit in Barmer assembly seat...

At a meeting organised on Monday, Dalits staked their claim to the Barmer assembly constituency, an unreserved seat won by Mevaram Jain on a Congress ticket....

 2018-06-04 16:57 

NDTV

120 Dalits From Haryana Convert To Buddhism, Blame BJP Government...

As many as 120 Dalits from Haryana's Jind district have converted to Buddhism over non-fulfilment of their demands including making SC/ST Act more stringent, Dalit leader Dinesh Khapad claimed today....

 2018-06-04 08:30 

India Today

120 Dalits in Jind embrace Buddhism after Haryana govt fails to meet demands...

As many as 120 Dalits from Haryana embraced Buddhism in Delhi after the state government failed to meet their demands....

 2018-06-04 06:23 

Oneindia

Haryana: 100 Dalits convert to Buddhism after 113 days of protest...

Around 100 Dalits from Haryana's Jind district converted to Buddhism after 113 days of protest for justice did not deliver justice to the community. The community members said the state government didn't fulfill their demands of an ordinance in SC...

 2018-06-03 13:59 

NewsBytes

Dalits are adding 'Sinh' to their names to reclaim dignity...

The 2016 Una uprising lit a fire in India's Dalit community that shows no signs of stopping. After the viral moustache social media campaign, it is now about the name 'Sinh.' This name is what has al...

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