Monday, Dec 04, 2023 | Last Update : 06:11 AM IST


Rajnath rejects 'rumours' on Agnipath caste factor

Several Opposition leaders had alleged that the Army was using caste as a factor for recruitment under the Agnipath scheme

20 Jul 2022 1:52 AM

The shutdown is a device to shut out the Dalits

All those who have been nudged to the margins by the Covid-19 lockdown are invariably Dalit

29 Apr 2020 12:40 AM

Revisiting Dr Ambedkar in contemporary India

The privileged sections have shaped a limiting image of Ambedkar

16 Apr 2020 10:57 PM

What caste are you, Corona?

For the middle class the care of the self that social distancing requires does not include taking care for their own household chores

22 Mar 2020 12:31 AM

Andhra man kills daughter for marrying boy from another caste

Later the kin of Kesavulu came to know the matter and attacked Bhaskar Naidu's house, which caused tension in the village.

29 Jun 2019 9:35 AM


CP Joshi apologises for 'Brahmin' remark after facing flak from Rahul

Joshi had said only Brahmins know of Hinduism whereas PM Modi, Uma Bharti, others being from 'lower castes' know nothing.

23 Nov 2018 1:05 PM

Match made in office

Caste and religion already divide the marriage market, With Linkedin playing matchmaker, would it become harder to cross the class divide?

31 Jul 2017 12:07 AM

17 arrested for inter-caste clash in Saharnpur

While one person, identified as Sumit Singh, was killed, 15 others, including a police official, was injured in the clash.

07 May 2017 10:44 AM

Couple marry despite opposition from parents over caste, commit suicide

The couple belonged to the same village, but were from different castes, a fact that was unnacceptable to both sets of parents.

06 May 2017 2:55 PM

Book review— Hypocrisies of caste: A timely reminder to Indians

The book comes across as one about caste as seen through a Western lens.

21 Apr 2017 1:35 AM