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Schools see low attendance as buses stay off the road

Schools in Govandi, Mankhurd, Mulund, Kurla, Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Dahisar east and Malad east remained closed on Tuesday.

04 Jan 2018 3:32 AM

‘Is use of dalit word by media legal?’

Delhi HC tells petitioner to approach Press Council of India with complaint.

07 Dec 2017 7:02 AM

‘Diversity’ in judiciary: Quotas not only way?

The President, who is himself a dalit, has evidently endured the hardships and discrimination the poorer sections of our people are compelled to face.

27 Nov 2017 4:09 AM

Gujarat Dalits protest attacks, make moustache WhatsApp profile

A Dalit teenager was on Tuesday attacked by two bike-borne men who slashed his back with a blade when he was returning home from school.

04 Oct 2017 12:02 PM

Gujarat: Cousin assaulted week after Dalit youth thrashed for sporting moustache

According to Digant's uncle, his nephew was attacked because Piyush had earlier lodged an FIR against the upper caste men.

04 Oct 2017 10:31 AM


Dalit writer Kancha Ilaiah receives threats over Arya Vysya book

In the complaint lodged with the police, Professor Ilaiah said he received threatening and abusive phone calls from unidentified persons.

12 Sep 2017 10:03 AM

Modi should address incidents against poor, says Martin Luther King III

If my father were here, he would have stood by the dalit demonstrations, says King III

23 Jul 2017 2:28 AM

So many Kovinds in the country today, says President-designate

The former Bihar governor and 2-term RS member thanked the people of India and elected representatives for showing their confidence in him.

20 Jul 2017 7:27 PM

Rajya Sabha wants Mayawati to withdraw resignation: Dy Chairman Kurien

None of us are happy about her resigning. I have utmost respect for her. It was just a misunderstanding, Kurien said.

19 Jul 2017 8:27 PM

Wrap-up: Prez poll turns warm-up match

BJP and opposition pick dalits with an eye on the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

25 Jun 2017 2:26 AM


Kovind chosen due to his qualities, not because he is Dalit: Swamy

Asserting that Kovind is man of experience, Swamy rubbished reports that he was elected for the post because he is a Dalit.

20 Jun 2017 5:32 PM

CPM, Mamata take on NDA's prez candidate choice; Oppn to meet on June 22

Opposition parties will meet on June 22 to decide on fielding a consensus candidate for the prez election which is slated for July 17.

19 Jun 2017 6:47 PM

Cong supports Bhim Army, wants dalits, Muslims back

Party strategy is to cash in on dalit disillusionment with BSP.

14 Jun 2017 2:30 AM

K'taka: Piyush Goyal eats lunch at Dalit party worker's home

He also addressed a booth-level party workers meeting in an effort to establishing direct contact with the people.

06 Jun 2017 2:27 PM

K'taka: Pregnant woman burnt alive for marrying Dalit

21-year-old Banu Begum was in love with 24-year-old Sayabanna Sharnappa Konnur, a young man from the same village.

06 Jun 2017 12:44 PM


Social engineering: NCP’s poll mantra post debacles

Its state president Sunil Tatkare is likely to be replaced by a Maratha face in order to win back the party’s core voters.

28 May 2017 1:26 AM

Fresh violence erupts after Mayawati rally, one dead

The deceased has been identified as 32-year-old dalit youth Arvind from Chandrapur village under Badgaon police.

24 May 2017 1:36 AM

Rohtak gangrape: Victim's kin had complained to police a month

The victim's family has sought maximum punishment to the accused.

15 May 2017 8:35 AM

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

Ambedkar’s message should reach one and all

During the 70s and the 80s, it was never expected that dalits will form political parties on the basis of caste.

14 Apr 2017 2:06 AM