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Eating at dalit homes won’t eradicate untouchability: Ram Vilas Paswan

You can have food at anyone’s house, but you cannot patronise them, like Lord Ram having food at Sabri’s house.

06 May 2018 5:14 AM

'Mosquitoes bite all night at Dalit homes,' says UP education minister

Uttar Pradesh Education Minister Anupma Jaiswal was speaking regarding UP minister Suresh Rana's visit to a Dalit household.

04 May 2018 3:41 PM

Ram Vilas Paswan slams Congress over issue of dalits

He blamed BSP president Mayawati for abusing upper castes before elections and then spurning dalits after elections.

04 May 2018 12:29 AM

Damage control? Uma Bharti says feeding Dalits is self-purification

In a stark contrast to Bharti's statement, Yogi's cabinet minister Rajendra Pratap on the same day compared BJP leaders to Lord Ram.

02 May 2018 3:09 PM

Dalit leadership vacuum in CPM

Sources said the leadership vacuum of dalits is only at the top as nearly 70% of the leadership in states comprises of dalits and OBCs together.

01 May 2018 1:53 AM


Caste marked on MP police recruits’ chests, Rahul, Mayawati slam BJP

Sharad Pawar-led NCP also asked Prime Minister's Office to probe incident, calling it 'shameful'.

30 Apr 2018 7:54 PM

Rahul Gandhi's mega Delhi rally today, to attack BJP over 'fake' promises

Gandhi would seek to give voice to public anger over misgovernance, corruption, unemployment and other issues.

29 Apr 2018 11:33 AM

After 2014 Modi wave, 2019 headed for drift

Mr Modi’s incapacity to check this despite proclaimed intention is his principal failure.

20 Apr 2018 12:37 AM

Dalit anger boils, BJP set to face a hard time

The dalits deserted the Congress, for which they have been voting a long time, and backed the BJP in 2014.

17 Apr 2018 1:00 AM

No one has capability to end reservations, says Nitish Kumar

He made the statements while addressing a function organised by his party on the occasion of 127th anniversary of Dr B.R. Ambedkar in Patna.

15 Apr 2018 1:01 AM


For Dalits, Blue is Ambedkar’s legacy legacy

B.R. Ambedkar was very fond of blue. When he founded the Scheduled Caste Federation in 1942, he chose a blue flag.

14 Apr 2018 1:28 AM

BJP rolls out a series of events to woo dalits

Interestingly, Congress president Rahul Gandhi, during a one day fast for harmony on Monday, had called the Prime Minister as “anti-dalit”.

12 Apr 2018 5:00 AM

UP’s saffron Ambedkar painted blue

Reports said that after the statue was vandalised last Friday night, district officials ordered a new one from Agra.

11 Apr 2018 2:22 AM

Heal the rifts within, else India will suffer

It is time the government took stock of the social reality and initiate steps to regenerate a happier state of affairs.

11 Apr 2018 12:18 AM

Age Debate: Are dalits only a votebank?

Dalit anger across India erupted as they feel the BJP-RSS aren’t interested in their uplift.

05 Apr 2018 6:26 AM


Fallout of dalit anger may hurt BJP in 2019

The BJP stands to lose its electoral base among dalits in 2019 though it may regain it in a politically distant future.

04 Apr 2018 2:29 AM

Punjab: No major incidents reported

The Congress-led Punjab government had on Sunday ordered a security clampdown as a precautionary measure.

03 Apr 2018 7:10 AM

Aggrieved by Supreme Court order, complainant to file review

Pointing to the lapses on the part of the state government when the matter was being heard in the SC.

03 Apr 2018 2:19 AM

Congress factions join hands against Centre, AAP government

The DPCC president also said that the government was claiming that 84 per cent households were getting power subsidy.

30 Mar 2018 7:12 AM

NCP leader accuses state govt of protecting Sambhaji Bhide

The opposition members shouted against the government and so house got adjourned for five minutes on Friday. 

24 Mar 2018 6:07 AM