Delhi

Crime against SCs, STs highest in MP

NEW DELHI: Crime against people from the scheduled castes (SC) and scheduled tribes (ST) has increased sharply in Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat between 2014 and 2016 while it has declined in Jharkhand, Bihar, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh. Overall, ...

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Minor Dalit girl raped in Greater Noida

Greater Noida, Dec 6 (PTI) A 13-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour here, police said today. The girl, resident of Hindon Pushta area, was allegedly raped by her neighbour, Knowledge Park police station SHO Hansraj Badoria said ...

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PIL on use of word ‘Dalit’ by media: HC questions illegality

New Delhi, Dec 6 (PTI) The Delhi High Court today asked whether the use of the word ‘Dalit’ in news articles was illegal, after a plea sought restraining of media houses from using it on the ground that it created ...

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PM Modi-led government offers Rs 2.5 lakh for inter-caste marriage with Dalit

According to the new directives inter-caste couples have to apply within a year of their marriage and it should be their first one. New Delhi :Narendra Modi-led Central government has taken an extra mile to promote ‘socially bold’ step of ...

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Dalits protest in Delhi against NSA slapped on Bhim army leader

NEW DELHI: Dalit leaders from 17 states who gathered here on Tuesday to stage a protest against the atrocities on them and to demand the withdrawal of National Security Act (NSA) slapped on Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar and two other community leaders urged ...

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