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Daily wager's son clears JEE (Advanced) in Odisha

Bikash Das has secured a rank of 582 in the Scheduled Caste (SC) category of JEE (Advanced)

Published on 15th June 2017
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IIMC showing caste bias during interviews? Students share horror stories of caste, minority and JNU bias during interview at India's premier Communication Institute on Facebook

Three students speak up on social media about their horrifying interviews at IIMC where they were mocked and repeatedly asked about their caste and the "unfair and unnecessary" reservation system

Published on 2nd July 2017
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Medical admission racket accused arrested from his residence in Madhya Pradesh 

The racket, operating throughout the country, used to provide fake caste certificates for money to MBBS aspirants for their admission in reserved categories

Published on 14th July 2017
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OPINION: Do adivasi, Dalit and gay rights exist only in seminars?

Ashley Tellis talks about violence of the neoliberal Indian University for whom the woman, the Dalit or the gay or the adivasi is no more than seminar topics

Published on 25th September 2017
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Candidates put forward their views during the presidential debate at Jawaharlal Nehru University ahead of students union polls 

Issues like lack of facilities for the disabled, ideological wars and persistent caste system were a few topics discussed during the debate

Published on 7th September 2017
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Parents clash over caste concerns during MBBS counselling, demand OC seats be kept 'reserved' and not open for SC/ST students 

Arguments, drama and a lot of caste chatter marred the first day of MBBS counselling in Tamil Nadu 

Published on 25th August 2017
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Nangeli's Story: How a rather hush-hush part of Kerala's history inspired Orijit Sen to create his graphic novel 'A Travancore Tale'

Sen's basic idea behind his art is to bring to peoples attention the violence of casteism and other social  evils — and now he's doing it using a medium that most wouldn't associate with it

Published on 17th October 2017
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In Sanskrit Varsity, Dalit women students protest sexual harassment standing outside college gates

The PhD students claim casteist and sexist comments were hurled at them by male members of AKRSA, a wing of the Student Federation of India

Published on 19th December 2017
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Class IV and V students held for attempting to murder minor classmate in Odisha

The four accused and the victim belong to a residential school for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes and the incident is said to have risen after an argument between the victim and one accused

Published on 15th January 2018
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Help crowdfund this filmmaker from TISS who wants to make Dalit stories from Dalit perspectives

TISS researcher Somnath Waghmare was in the limelight for his documentary on the Bhima Koregaon battle. Now he's asking for funds for his next film on two anti-caste activists

Published on 12th March 2018
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After UN drops event on Ambedkar's b'day at Indian Govt's behest, Dalit groups turn to US, Canada for support 

Deelip Mhaske was set to organise a conference on how AI could reduce the impact of caste discrimination at the UN's General Assembly, until they pulled the plug. Now what will happen?

Published on 26th March 2018
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Guess what? Turns out 'casteless Kerala' is a result of a technical glitch

It has been revealed the data about 1.24 students registering without mentioning their caste or relegion in Kerala has been sourced from incomplete information uploaded by the schools

Published on 30th March 2018
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Students 'caste' Kerala in doubt: This is more about hegemony than technology

Does the 'casteless Kerala' rumour tell us more about the weakness of the system or the secularism of the society?

Published on 31st March 2018
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Ambedkar Jayanthi: The story of Babasaheb and the colour "blue"

The colour continues to be an important symbol of the Ambedkarite movement and is also the colour of the part flag floated by the  Ambedkar Scheduled Castes Federation of India

Published on 15th April 2018
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SC/ST caste written on the chests of police recruits in MP prompts investigation

Using the caste category written on chests, the hospital staff measured the height as per requisite height parameters specified for their caste segments

Published on 30th April 2018

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