Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Raids on Dalit activists 'to destroy evidence': Prakash Ambedkar

Prakash Ambedkar with his BBM comrades in Mumbai (Photo: MANDAR DEODHAR)



Raids on Dalit activists 'to destroy evidence': Prakash Ambedkar: Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh (BBM) President Prakash Ambedkar on Wednesday alleged that the raids on Dalit activists in which the Maharashtra Police have seized electronic gadgets was intended to destroy evidences pertaining to the Koregaon-Bhima riots

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Dalits 'cleanse' Ambedkar statue after tributes by Maneka, BJP leaders

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Dalits 'cleanse' Ambedkar statue after tributes by Maneka, BJP leaders: Thakor Solanki, general secretary of SC/ST the Employees Union of Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, claimed that they had gathered at the venue to pay their tributes before the BJP leaders

Ambedkar Jayanti: Dalits protest safronising of Ambedkar memorial; updates

Ambedkar Jayanti: Dalits protest safronising of Ambedkar memorial; updates



Ambedkar Jayanti: Dalits protest safronising of Ambedkar memorial; updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi, other politicians paid tribute to Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar on this birthday

Monday, 16 April 2018

BJP, Dalit outfits brace for showdown on Ambedkar's birth anniversary

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BJP, Dalit outfits brace for showdown on Ambedkar's birth anniversary: New Delhi, 12 AprilA showdown is in the offing between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and several Dalit organisations, as well as opposition parties, on the occasion of the birth anniversary of BR Ambedkar on Saturday.The BJP on one side and Dalit

Disabled Dalit woman gang raped in Andhra

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Disabled Dalit woman gang raped in Andhra: In a shocking incident, a physically challenged Dalit woman was gang raped in Vijayanagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, police said on Monday.

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Warning of Dalit uprising





Warning of Dalit uprising: Scholars and groups working for the rights of the marginalised sections on Thursday urged the government to promulgate an ordinance to restore the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act and warned of an uprising if the victimisation of such people continued.

BJP, Dalit outfits brace for showdown on Ambedkar's birth anniversary

A poster of Dalit History Month designed by Equality Labs. (Courtesy: Thenmozhi Soundararajan/Facebook)



BJP, Dalit outfits brace for showdown on Ambedkar's birth anniversary: New Delhi, 12 AprilA showdown is in the offing between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and several Dalit organisations, as well as opposition parties, on the occasion of the birth anniversary of BR Ambedkar on Saturday.The BJP on one side and Dalit

Dalit bodies want SC/ST Act restored through ordinance

Bring Ordinance To Restore Status Quo Of SC/ST Act: Dalit Leaders Demand Centre



Dalit bodies want SC/ST Act restored through ordinance: A number of Dalit organisations on Thursday asked the Narendra Modi government to 'restore' through an ordinance the SC/ST Act that has been 'diluted' by a Supreme Court order and withdrawal of cases filed against Dalit activists during the

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

Dalits fleeing from UP village, police rebuff reports

Dalits fleeing UP village? Residents say they are in fear, cops rule out claim as false



Dalits fleeing from UP village, police rebuff reports: A resident of Shobhapur village in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut on Monday claimed that after the Bharat Bhandh protest, the Dalit families are migrating from the area as they are living in fear.Charan, a resident of Shobhapur village told ANI that if the