Tuesday, May 21, 2024 | Last Update : 01:01 PM IST

dalits Page-2

Reach out to Dalits to counter Oppn’s negative campaign: BJP to party members

The Scheduled Caste wing also launched dedicated website, Facebook page and Twitter account to connect with booth-level workers.

07 Aug 2018 9:47 AM

Traffic affected, shops closed as protest against shelter home rapes hits Bihar

The main opposition RJD and the Congress have lent their support to the day-long bandh.

02 Aug 2018 1:58 PM

BJP govts have created fear among dalits: Rahul Gandhi

Says important for Cong to reach out to victims of violence.

30 Jul 2018 1:12 AM

Dalits, minorities ‘victims of mindless violence’, Cong must reach out to them: Rahul

The current dispensation, Rahul Gandhi alleged, has allowed 'climate of fear' and lawlessness 'to not only prevail but also flourish'.

29 Jul 2018 6:56 PM

Prominent dalit BJP MP slams party

Dr Udit Raj holds Modi govt responsible for failing the community.

29 Jul 2018 1:08 AM


Yogi govt to dole out sops to OBCs, dalits in big way

The importance being given to OBCs and dalits is, apparently, designed to blunt the impact of the SP-BSP alliance in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

28 Jul 2018 12:46 AM

More ally trouble for BJP; Paswans give deadline to meet demands over SC/ST Act

Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan-led LJP turned up heat on Modi govt, saying its support to the BJP is issue-based.

27 Jul 2018 7:08 PM

UK rules out separate law for caste discrimination among Indians

The groups that had campaigned against separate caste-based legislation welcomed government's conclusion as boost to 'community cohesion'.

24 Jul 2018 8:50 AM

First time in 80 years, Dalit groom takes out his baarat in UP's Kasganj

The village has been in limelight for the past six months after local Thakur community allegedly threatened to disrupt the wedding.

16 Jul 2018 1:24 PM

Left to press for PM's reply on communal violence, lynching in Monsoon Session

Opposition parties would be meeting on July 16 and work out a strategy for the Parliament, said the Left leaders.

15 Jul 2018 4:53 PM


Congress to connect with dalits through padyatra in UP

The party will also set up “Dalit Help Centres” in every district which will provide legal help to these sections of society.

15 Jun 2018 12:57 AM

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.

07 Jun 2018 9:33 PM

Ujjwala has led to social transformation: PM Modi

Welfare scheme inspired by Premchand’s Idgah, uplifted poor, dalits, tribals, says Modi.

29 May 2018 1:40 AM

Modi@4: The hype, the facts & shades of grey

People in general are not too unhappy but they are also deeply dissatisfied with the Narendra Modi government.

28 May 2018 12:12 AM

SC/STs quota may rise after 2021 Census, says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar said, 'After the 2021 Census, the quota for SCs and STs may be hiked, in keeping with the rise in their population.'

23 May 2018 8:02 AM


Month after stir, dalits languish in jail

Mevani, who along with RTI activist Nikhil De, had visited dalit families in Khairthal said that the police was brutal.

18 May 2018 4:21 AM

Collegium system stopping Dalits, OBCs from entering higher judiciary: Union min

Minister said his party will go ahead with 'Halla Bol Darwaza Khol' to sensitise people about reforming system of judges' appointment.

14 May 2018 11:44 AM

Ordinance set to negate Supreme Court order?

The Opposition parties had also accused the government of failing to protect the rights of dalits.

11 May 2018 6:58 AM

Centre will bring ordinance if SC ‘dilutes’ SC/ST act: Ram Vilas Paswan

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said the government is committed (for the welfare of SC/ST).

08 May 2018 3:34 PM

BSP to hold village meetings in UP to expose BJP's 'anti-Dalit face'

BJP's so-called pro-Dalit stance is a farce, designed only for petty electoral gains, says senior BSP leader.

06 May 2018 1:35 PM