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Documentary highlights NRK salve on Dalits

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: If a kindly engineer made the world realize that children of the Dalit colony of Kongapadam in Palakkad are no lesser students, it is the turn of Dalit activist and documentary maker Rupesh Kumar to show how it all happened. ...

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Mumbai civil society members sign statement calling for Dalit activist Chandrashekhar Azad’s release

The Bhim Army chief, who was the key accused in the Saharanpur violence in 2017, was granted bail by the Allahabad High Court in November. Several civil society members and organisations in Mumbai on Sunday signed a statement calling for ...

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Dalit students in Himachal school told to sit outside, watch PM Modi’s ‘Pariksha par Charcha’

The courtyard where the Dalit students were made to sit was unkept and apparently used for cattles and horses. The Dalit students were told to not to leave the place midway as this would make them lose marks from their ...

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‘Focus on fight against caste’

Kancha Ilaiah addresses seminar in connection with CPI(M) State meet KERALA, THRISSUR :Communists should focus on fight against caste like the struggle against class, said eminent Dalit activist Kancha Ilaiah. Addressing a seminar on ‘Caste System and Indian Society’, organised ...

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Teachers up in arms against Mahabubnagar DEO

Telangana, Mahabubnagar: Dissent among Dalit Bahujan teachers in Mahabubnagar district which started two months ago after a Dalit teacher Raghunandan committed suicide, is snowballing into a revolt against Somi Reddy, DEO of Mahabubnagar. Teachers from the Dalit community said the DEO ...

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