Dalits(Search results - 68)
India20, Oct 2020, 11:28 AM
Karnataka: 50 Dalits convert to Buddhism in Udupi
More than 50 people belonging to the Dalit community have accepted Buddhism as their faith on the occasion 64th Dhammachakra Pravartan Day in Udupi.
India25, Aug 2020, 1:18 PM
Towards equality: Vishwa Hindu Parishad trains 5000 Dalits as priests
With a view to ending caste discrimination and untouchability, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad had taken an endeavour to train as many as 5000 Dalits as priests
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
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
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
India4, Nov 2019, 6:21 PM
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.
NEWS12, Apr 2019, 11:52 AM
Deve Gowda was accidental PM: Hassan BJP candidate Manju
Criticising Deve Gowda and family for cheating Dalits and minorities and using them as vote bank, Hassan's BJP candidate Manju said the JDS national president did not become PM on his own but Congress made him. Similarly, Kumaraswamy became Karnataka chief minister because of Yeddyurappa, he claimed
NEWS4, Apr 2019, 5:02 PM
Bengaluru: Congress candidate resorts to minority appeasement
Known for its appeasement and prioritising Dalits over others, Congress candidate BK Hariprasad reached out to Al-Ameen Education Society to seek votes. During his speech, he compared RSS leader Savarkar to a British agent.
NEWS7, Mar 2019, 2:49 PM
Kothur Manjunath threatens to release CD against Congress MP KH Muniyappa
Former Congress MLA Manjunath had compared Dalits to his shoes when questioned about fake certificate submission. He has now threatened to release a CD against KH Muniyappa if he contests in the Lok Sabha elections.
21, Apr 2018, 4:30 PM
Protests by Pro-Dalit organisations against central government breakout in Anekal
In a protest against the dilution of Dalit rights, people from Pro-Dalit organisations have called for a Bandh in Anekal, in the outskirts of Bengaluru. Tyres were burnt and there can also be a possibility of the Attibele border being shut due to the raging protests. This is being done in an attempt to show their anger against the central government, while urging the Supreme Court to pass an ordinance against the initial verdict. Watch this video on Asianet Newsable to see the raging protests that are taking place.
7, Apr 2018, 5:44 PM
Lingayat to Dalits: AAP's agenda is not about vote bank politics, but common man's welfare
AAP state president, Prithvi Reddy will contest against KJ George in Sarvagna Nagar in Karnataka Elections 2018. Watch the video to know your contestant better