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Dalits cast out of their homes in biting cold

Himachal Pradesh High Court Evicted from their houses on the orders of the Himachal Pradesh High Court, six Dalit families of Palampur in Kangra district could not protect themselves or the children from biting cold as locals prevented them from ...

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22 per cent Dalit representation in local levels

KATHMANDU: Dalit representation in the local levels of the country stands at 22 per cent, Jagaran Media Centre, an NGO working for Dalit rights and empowerment, has stated. This information was given out by the Centre Chairperson Rem Bahadur Bishwakarma while ...

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Don’t blame me for calling Gandhi ‘casteist and a racist’: Indian American Dalit writer Sujatha Gidla

“If I hadn’t been asked about Gandhi, I would never have said he was a casteist and a racist,” the writer tweets. Indian American Dalit writer Sujatha Gidla said she should not be blamed for calling Mahatma Gandhi “a casteist ...

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10 years of Kandhamal pogrom: Churches must not allow Hindutva to pit Dalits against Adivasis

The question is not how many were killed, raped and what the consequence of this violence was. In the end, it is just about why there no justice. 2018 marks ten years of the Kandhamal pogrom. This world, in particular ...

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Dalit activists attempt to gherao Anantkumar Hegde in Belagavi

Belagavi: Activists of various organizations showed black flags to Union minister of state for skill development and entrepreneurship, and attempted to gherao his car at here on Monday, condemning his statement on the Constitution. The Dalit activists also raised slogans ...

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