Maharashtra atrocity on 3 Dalit boys: Rahul blames RSS/BJP

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday blamed the RSS and Bharatiya Janata Party’ politics after three Dalit boys were paraded nude and assaulted for swimming in a village well in Wakadi village.... Read more »

Anti-Dalit stir in Maharashtra worries BJP ahead of 2019 elections

Fast-tracking the work on a mega Ambedkar memorial and 100% subsidy to buy farmland for poor and landless scheduled caste labourers — these are among programme that the BJP government in Maharashtra... Read more »

Strive for welfare of SCs, STs: K Ramulu, Member of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes

Member of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes K Ramulu has instructed the officials concerned to strive for the welfare of the downtrodden community with a commitment and dedication. He held a... Read more »

Furore in Maharashtra as 3 Dalit boys paraded nude for swimming in village well

In a shocking incident, three minor Dalit boys were stripped, beaten and paraded nude in a village here for allegedly swimming in a village well, officials said here on Thursday. The issue... Read more »

Dalit boy thrashed by Darbar boys, horrific video goes viral

A 13-year-old Dalit boy from Vithlapur village in Ahmedabad district was allegedly beaten and humiliated by youths from the upper caste Darbar community on Wednesday. The incident — which took place near... Read more »

Nearly a Third of India’s Adivasis Fear Being Framed for Maoist Activities, Finds Study

A substantial chunk of India’s marginalised population harbours fears of being falsely implicated in anti-state Maoist activities as well as petty crimes – a feeling only reinforced by the recent arrests in... Read more »

Dalits Groups to Plan Nationwide Protest Against Centre’s Lateral Entry Announcement

Dalit groups have called for a nationwide protest against the Narendra Modi government’s decision to open joint secretary-level positions to lateral entry. According to the Times of India, this protest may occur... Read more »

Rahul condoles Dalit Scientist-farmer’s death, Decries Apathy

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday decried the nation’s apathy towards the achievements of a Dalit farmer who had developed the HMT variety of paddy but died unsung and in poverty. “Dadaji... Read more »

Gujarat: Drop 74 cases against Dalits, activist Kaushik Parmar writes to minister

Two days after state Social Justice & Empowerment Minister of Gujarat Ishwar Parmar said that he has not received any official representation from anyone, demanding withdrawal of cases against Dalits, filed in... Read more »

Warangal | Dalit could become the CM of Telangana: Congress leader Meira Kumar

Former Speaker of the Lok Sabha and senior Congress leader Meira Kumar has given a clarion call to public to defeat the TRS and BJP in the next elections for their anti-Dalit... Read more »