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Citing threat to life from father, BJP MLA's daughter moves court seeking protection

Rajesh Misra has denied all the allegations by her daughter and said that she is independent to make her own decision.

11 Jul 2019 9:48 AM

Dalit man visits pregnant wife, hacked to death by upper caste in-laws

Haresh Solanki had married Urmilaben a few months ago against the wishes of her parents and had taken her to Gandhidham in Kutch district.

09 Jul 2019 7:01 PM

Tribal girl thrashed over love affair with Dalit, 4 arrested

According to police complaint, family members of the girl caught her with a Dalit man of the village, following which they took her home.

30 Jun 2019 5:22 PM

Rajasthan: Dalit minor beaten up by upper caste men for trying to enter temple

In a video, the men could be seen attacking the boy even when he implored them to stop saying that he would never enter the temple.

05 Jun 2019 3:14 PM

Watch: Dalit body president attacked during press conference in Hyderabad

Srisailam was speaking on irregularities going on in gurukuls and social welfare residential schools in Telangana.

22 May 2019 9:48 AM


U'khand Dalit man dies after upper caste men beat him for eating in front of them

Jeetendra, a Dalit, was thrashed by upper caste men who lost their temper as they found him eating 'despite being from a lower caste'.

06 May 2019 11:38 AM

BJP leaders burn Mayawati, Akhilesh posters during 'Holika Dahan', FIR filed

Akhilesh Yadav said, 'Dalit and backward society will be crushed in the BJP era as it has been for centuries.'

23 Mar 2019 1:28 PM

‘Denied CM post thrice because I am a Dalit’, says K'taka deputy CM G Parameshwara

Parameshwara alleged that there were attempts by some in the Congress to block the rise of Dalit leaders.

25 Feb 2019 2:48 PM

SC refuses to entertain plea challenging usage of word 'dalit' by media

The petitioners said that Ministry, by erasing term ‘Dalit’ from public debate, creats false impression that the term itself is derogatory.

18 Feb 2019 1:05 PM

A year after clashes, security beefed up at Koregaon Bhima to avoid rerun

Besides heavy police deployment, 500 CCTV cameras, 11 drone cameras and 40 video cameras are put in place to monitor area.

01 Jan 2019 12:17 PM


8 cops suspended over Dalit's death in UP’s Amroha

Deceased was identified as Balkishan, who according to relatives, died in police custody on Monday night.

27 Dec 2018 12:10 PM

Assembly polls: Dalit unrest kept Madhya Pradesh in news

A number of issues like the farm loan waiver, violent protests and bandhs by Dalit bodies among other things kept MP on tenterhooks.

19 Dec 2018 5:45 PM

Govt’s ‘dalit’ advisory wrong

The term “dalit” isn’t used in government documents as a rule.

07 Sep 2018 6:47 AM

RSS will celebrate Raksha Bandhan with dalits, OBCs

The idea is to make Dalits and OBCs a part of the social mainstream”, said a RSS functionary.

26 Aug 2018 1:52 AM

CM Vasundhara Raje plays on caste factor, withdraws FIRs

Meanwhile, 254 dalit government employees suspended allegedly for participating in the bandh have been reinstated.

25 Aug 2018 1:22 AM


Why dalit vote is vital for both Congress and BSP

The simple fact is that the BSP is not yet a pan-Indian dalit party.

30 Jul 2018 12:08 AM

In MP, 30-yr-old Dalit man beaten up for riding bike in front of village head’s house

After thrashing the victim, the accused warned him not to repeat his action in future, the complainant told the police.

25 Jun 2018 6:06 PM

Athawale: Dalit boys’ kin under pressure

Opposition claims guardian minister influencing families.

17 Jun 2018 1:54 AM

Dalit man tied up, beaten to death in Gujarat; 5 arrested

Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani tweeted the disturbing video and spoke against the brutal attack.

21 May 2018 12:43 PM

Circular on dalit wedding notice withdrawn in MP

Several dalit outfits in the district staged protest marches demanding withdrawal of the circular regretting that it belittled their communities.

06 May 2018 12:59 AM