Dalit(Search results - 234)
Crime28, Jul 2020, 11:08 AM
Jharkhand: Police thrashes teen Dalit girl; probe and take strict action, says CM Soren
A teen Dalit girl was thrashed by a policeman in Jharkhand. After the video of the incident was shared on Twitter, chief minister Hemant Soren called for a probe and strict action against the cop
India20, Jul 2020, 6:45 PM
Tamil Nadu shocker: Man forces Dalit boy to eat faeces for defecating in his land
A police complaint has been filed against a land owner who forced a Dalit boy to eat his own faeces after he was found defecating in his land in Tamil Nadu
India17, Jul 2020, 11:05 AM
Madhya Pradesh: District collector, SP removed after Dalit couple consumes poison, magisterial inquiry ordered
The couple allegedly consumed poison after the police manhandled them during an anti-encroachment drive on Tuesday.
India22, Jun 2020, 3:43 PM
Udumalpet murder case: Madras court frees man previously sentenced to death for killing Dalit son-in-law
The Madras high court today acquitted a victim’s father-in-law, who was given a death penalty, and modified the death sentence of five others to life imprisonment.
India29, Feb 2020, 11:11 AM
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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