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Dalits who fled village launch protest, demand arrest of 19 upper-caste men for threats

Summary: The Dalits are demanding arrest of 19 upper-caste men from the village in Bhilangana block who allegedly threatened to burn them alive. Members of the woman’s family had registered a complaint in Ghansali police station against the boy for misbehaving ...

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Transgender community to host nationwide protest against ‘regressive’ bill on Dec 17

The transgender community–fighting for its rights to lead a normal life–has been mighty miffed with the Narendra Modi government. As the Centre is planning to reintroduce its original, Transgender Persons Bill, in the upcoming winter session of Parliament, members of ...

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What’s Making Kerala’s Dalit, Adivasi Farmers Protest for 300 Days

Kerala may be widely recognised as a benchmark for development not only in India, but across the world too. But for hundreds of Adivasi and Dalit families in the state, the promise of the Kerala model of development has remained ...

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Dalit woman murdered in Madurai, protest erupts

MADURAI: A 55-year-old dalitwoman died on Sunday night after being attacked by a non-dalit couple at Anna Nagar in Madurai on Saturday night. The victim has been identified as P Katchammal, 55. The accused — Irulandi and Muniammal — were staying in the ...

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Protest against Pejawar seer

The 83rd Akhila Bharata Sahitya Sammelana in Mysuru saw activists protesting against Pejawar seer Vishwesha Teertha, who had sought Constitutional amendment for ensuring cow protection and doing away with the special provisions for minorities during Dharma Sansad in Udupi. During ...

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