Tag Archives: Dalit

Judge in Shankar murder spared none in his verdict

Tirupur: The judgment sentencing to death six of the accused for the murder of V Shankar of Udamalpet, a dalit who married a non-dalit girl, Kausalya, is a landmark verdict and should set an example in regions where caste hatred ...

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Murder accused threatens judge

Yuvaraj, arrested in Dalit youth Gokularaj murder case, creates a scene In a sensational twist to the case relating to the killing of Dalit youth V. Gokul Raj in Tiruchengodu, S. Yuvaraj, the prime accused, threatened the Principal District Judge, ...

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Students stage protestagainst rape-murder

Demanding immediate police action against the accused in the gang rape and murder of a teenage Dalit student in Vijayapura on Tuesday, students of different educational institutions under the banner of All India Democratic Students Organisation (AIDSO), All India Democratic ...

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How India’s Student Activists are Standing Up for the Dalits

Caste is the most significant marker of an individual’s standing in Indian society. One’s caste is derived from a classification system called varna, which is based on a Hindu creation myth in which different sections of the population are deemed, at birth, ...

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Illegal mining activity in Pandavapura dominates ZP meet

The issue of illegal mining activity in Pandavapura taluk dominated the discussion during the KDP progress review meeting at the Zilla Panchayat hall here on Tuesday. District in-charge Minister M Krishnappa chaired the meeting, attended by Senior Scientist N Nagabushan ...

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