Upper Caste(Search results - 10)
India1, Oct 2020, 3:45 PM
Rahul Gandhi arrested en route to Hathras; UP ADGP says forensic report states woman was not raped
Ahead of Gandhis visit, Section 144 has been imposed in the district and the borders have been sealed. Gandhis want to meet the family of the 19-year-old Dalit woman who died after allegedly being gang-raped and tortured by four upper-caste men in the Uttar Pradesh district
Crime30, Sep 2020, 8:58 AM
Hathras gangrape victim's body forcibly cremated late night by UP Police, alleges family; cops deny claim
The body of the 19-year-old Dalit woman who was raped and murdered, allegedly by four upper caste men in Uttar Pradesh’s Hathras, was cremated a little after 3 am Wednesday — with her family saying police had forcibly performed the last rites late at night even though they wanted to bring her body home one last time.
India21, Aug 2020, 7:55 PM
Shocking: 40 families face social boycott after 15-year-old Dalit girl plucks flowers from ‘upper-caste’ land
The inhuman act of ostracising families over their caste in India continues to dent its image. The latest case of existence of this social evil was reported from Odisha after 40 families were boycotted by villagers because a minor girl from a Dalit family plucked flowers from an “upper-caste” man's land.
India28, Jul 2020, 12:06 PM
Uttar Pradesh: Upper caste men object to cremation of Nat woman; asked to travel 4km to perform final rites
Upper caste men did not allow the cremation of a Nat woman’s body in Uttar Pradesh and they were forced to carry the body 4km away to perform the final rites
India20, Jul 2020, 6:50 PM
Karnataka man tied, thrashed for ‘touching’ upper caste person’s bike; 13 arrested
A shameful incident of alleged caste-based harassment and assault was reported from Karnataka after a man was tied and beaten for touching an upper caste man's bike. The incident happened in Vijayapura in north Karnataka
24, Apr 2018, 3:04 PM
Newsables' action gets justice to a Dalit woman
The victim of sexual exploitation, blackmail and atrocity thanked Newsable for its help in filing the police complaint and also alerting another girl who was supposed to get married to accused Satish who belong to upper caste.
Satish had promised the victim to get married and took Rs 60,000 from her. He staged a marriage drama at Dharmasthala to gain the girls trust and later sexually exploited her. And when she wanted to move to his house, he said he cannot accept her as she belongs to a lower caste. The enraged girl approached police but the cops turned her complaint down. The victim approached Newsable in February and a complaint was filed after taking senior police office into confidence. The accused was arrested in two days and sent to jail. Now, it's over two months and he is still in jail. The girl said, if he was out he would have married another girl whose marriage was fixed on April 19.
11, Feb 2017, 5:05 AM
Reservation for upper castes also
The Minister said that the constitution prevents to extend Vidyashree scheme to the upper caste students. Responding to this Govinda Karajola, BJP leader, argued saying Constitution will not object if government extends its help to financially backward classes.
20, Dec 2016, 11:29 AM
Kerala Nadar women still being stripped, this time by CBSE
As a parent the next time when you are teaching your children history, be prepared to see how much textbooks have changed and not only that so has the history in it. Bowing to political pressure the CBSE has removed a section on the Kerala Nadar community from a social science textbook