Author Archives: Puja Sharma

Transgender policy cleared by Karnataka cabinet

The policy aims to create awareness about the transgender community in all educational institutions of the state. The Karnataka cabinet has cleared the State Policy for Transgenders, 2017 with an aim of bringing the community into the mainstream and safeguarding ...

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Dalit leaders demand fair distribution of tickets in second phase elections

Kathmandu:-Dalit leaders of various political parties have underscored the need for fair distribution of tickets to Dalits for the second phase of parliamentary and provincial elections slated for December 7.Speaking at an interaction organised by Federation of Dalit Women here ...

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When Voter Participation Surged And Party Competition Sharpened

The Dravidian movement is a century old—envisioned as an anti-Brahmin formation, though its political outfits did have elite leaders. Even today, the AIADMK and DMK face no threat to electoral dominance. The Dravidian movement has been a major political force ...

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Dahod interrogation death: 5 cops booked for murder

After the post-mortem report confirmed that Kanesh died of head injuries, five policemen were booked for murder on Friday on a complaint by the victim’s mother Ladudiben. A day after he died, allegedly due to injuries sustained during a police ...

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Act against atrocity: UP administration must ensure justice for Savitri Devi

Bulandshahr, UP, witnessed a barbaric caste killing last week. A heavily pregnant Savitri Devi was brutally beaten by a Thakur woman and her son, because she accidentally touched their bucket. Both she and her unborn child died. She has two young ...

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