Dalit(Search results - 229)
India29, Feb 2020, 11:11 AM IST
Action will be taken against those involved in atrocities against Dalits: Sachin Pilot
Deputy chief minister of Rajasthan, Sachin Pilot, said that atrocities against Dalits have taken place and serious action will be taken against those involved
India25, Feb 2020, 11:56 AM IST
Dalit woman tied to 'Sidi' pole; second such incident in Karnataka in 2020
The second incident in 2020 has showcased that beliefs have no ends and no law can control the beliefs of the common man. Despite a ban as per the 'Karnataka Prevention and Eradication of Inhuman Evil Practices and Black Magic Act', a Dalit woman can be seen tied to a wooden pole as part of Sidi ritual in Kalburgi.
India25, Feb 2020, 11:39 AM IST
Temple priest carries Dalit devotee on shoulder during 'Munivahana Utsavam'
A temple priest carried a Dalit man, Ravi on his shoulders and took him inside the Ranganayakula Gutta in Khammam, Telangana, on Monday
India21, Feb 2020, 3:06 PM IST
Arudhra held for holding placard reading "free Kashmir, free Muslims, free Dalits"
After Amulya Leona earned the wrath of the nation for raising pro-Pakistan slogans in Bengaluru, another young girl Arudhra has been detained by the police for holding a placard that read, "Free Kashmir, free Muslims, free Dalits"
Crime20, Feb 2020, 2:29 PM IST
Dalit man accused of stealing Rs 100, has screwdriver inserted in private parts
A video from Rajasthan has gone viral. A group of men can be seen dipping a screwdriver in petrol and inserting it into the private parts of one of the two Dalits, accused of stealing Rs 100
India30, Jan 2020, 1:20 PM IST
Amid CAA, why aren't Dalits considered citizens of India? Activists question Centre in Karnataka's Udupi
Activists took to the streets and staged a protest in front of the gram panchayat office in Udupi, Karnataka, highlighting the discrimination they are facing and having no burial grounds for Dalits
India28, Jan 2020, 8:28 PM IST
Days after anti-superstition bill came into force in Karnataka, Dalit woman tied to pole as part of Sidi ritual
Just days after the anti-superstition bill was passed in Karnataka, a video has gone viral on social media where a Dalit woman can be seen tied to a wooden pole as a part of Sidi ritual. And this event took place in the presence of BJP leader MP Renukacharya.
India26, Jan 2020, 6:01 PM IST
Dalit social worker Usha Chaumar, who was once a manual scavenger, bags Padma Shri award
Usha Chaumar, a dalit social worker and sanitation activist from Alwar in Rajasthan, has won the Padma Award this year. She was once a manual scavenger.
INDIA17, Jan 2020, 5:24 PM IST
Dalit Swabhiman Sangharsh pays tribute to Rohith Vemula; oppose CAA, NRC
Members of Dalit Swabhiman Sangharsh (DSS) paid tribute to late PhD student Rohith Vemula and also opposed the CAA and NRC by holding placards and banners at Bengaluru's Mysore Bank Circle
India26, Dec 2019, 2:45 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Dalits ready to convert to Islam over government inaction
The 3,000 residents from Tamil Nadu's Nadur led by members of Tamil Puligal Katchi decided to convert to Islam after citing the ill-treatment of Dalits in the Hindu religion
India22, Nov 2019, 8:19 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh: Groom denied entry in temple for being Dalit
After a Dalit was denied entry into a temple in Madhya Pradesh, sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) Kashiram Badole confirmed that a complaint regarding the matter had been received and assured prompt action against those who were found guilty
India4, Nov 2019, 6:21 PM IST
Dalit youths stripped, flogged for arguing with Ahmedabad eatery owner
One of the two Dalit youths was stripped and flogged, whereas another youth was beaten up by a group of men at an eatery in Ahmedabad.
INDIA24, Sep 2019, 10:11 AM IST
Dalit MP who was stopped from entering village in Tumakuru welcomed with open arms
On September 17, Chitradurga Lok Sabha constituency MP Anekal Narayanaswamy was stopped from entering a village in Tumakuru as he belonged to the Dalit community
NEWS17, Sep 2019, 11:37 AM IST
Pavagada: Chitradurga Dalit MP Narayanaswamy refused entry because of his caste
Chitradurga MP A Narayanaswamy was not allowed entry to a village near Pavagada owing to the fact that he is a Dalit.