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Dalit Christians take out march

The capital witnessed a second consecutive day of protest on the issue of reservation on Tuesday as thousands of Dalit Christians took out a ‘reservation protection rally’ to the Secretariat. The rally, organised by the Council of Dalit Christians (CDC), ...

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MLA’s mock funeral held after offensive remark against Dalits

Belagavi: Dalit organizations observed bandh in Sankeshwar and Sadalaga towns in Hukkeri and Chikkodi taluks on Saturday, condemning the derogatory remark made against them by MLA Umesh Katti. In a video, which has gone viral on the social media, Katti allegedly addressed dalits as ‘holeya’. The use of ...

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Two arrested for firing at Dalits in Saurashtra village

A day after people belonging to the upper caste opened fire on Dalits over a land dispute in Mevasa village in Saurashtra, the police arrested two persons on Thursday. The dispute was over a piece of agricultural land in the ...

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BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav, who complained of bad food in camps, dismissed

19th April 2017, 04:50 PM IST The Border Security Force (BSF) dismissed a soldier, who took to Facebook to complain about the poor food at a camp along the India-Pakistan border in Jammu and Kashmir in January, from service on ...

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Maya holds EVM protests

12th April 2017, 10:30 AM IST The Bahujan Samaj Party today organised protests across Uttar Pradesh against “manipulation of EVMs” and “murder of democracy”. BSP chief Mayawati had announced earlier that her party would organise “Virodh Diwas (Opposition Day)” on ...

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