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SC, ST candidates were not given admission in Salem Govt College: Dalit outfit alleges irregularities in admssions

On Monday, Dalit Liberation Movement, Tamil Nadu President S Karuppaiah submitted a petition to Salem District Collector S Karmegam

Published on 19th October 2021
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Line of discrimination: Dalit children in Amethi school made to sit in separate rows for mid day meals by headmistress 

This is the second instance of discrimination against Dalit children in a school in Uttar Pradesh in recent history - and it's all coming to a head just after reopening

Published on 1st October 2021
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Dalit family fined Rs 23K after their son enters temple in Karnataka's Koppal district

The upper caste villagers believe that the temple was desecrated as a Dalit boy entered it

Published on 21st September 2021
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Why we need sensitisation in schools to arrest apathy towards non-male genders

Writer, social policy researcher and Dalit activist Cynthia Stephen said that the school itself does not include teachings about gender equality

Published on 2nd September 2021
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Course material shouldn't hurt sentiments of any individual: DU after dropping Dalit writing from syllabus

The parts that were excluded include Draupadi, a short story by Mahashweta Devi and works of two other Dalit women writers, Sukirtharini and Bama

Published on 26th August 2021
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Samajwadi Party leader attacks Yogi government over murder of two Dalit youths

Leader of Opposition in the Uttar Pradesh state Assembly and senior Samajwadi Party leader, Ram Govind Chaudhary, said the incident was 'extremely worrying

Published on 10th August 2021
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NSUI to march against suspension of Rahul Gandhi's Twitter account

Twitter had suspended Gandhi's account after he posted a picture of the family of the nine-year-old Dalit girl who was sexually assaulted and murdered

Published on 9th August 2021
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Two years after Article 370 was struck down, safai karmcharis in Jammu yet to get caste certificate, reserved seats. Here's why

State President of All India India Confederation Of SC/ST/OBC Organisations (J&K) RK Kaslsotra said that political parties have exploited the name of Valmikis as Article 370 is applicable to everyone

Published on 6th August 2021
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Student-led organisatons protest at Jantar Manar against alleged rape and murder of a nine-year-old Dalit girl

Crimes against Dalit women have increased by 6% in the last 10 years, it is both gendered and caste-based violence, read SFI statement

Published on 4th August 2021
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COVID-19: Maharashtra cabinet decides to cut school fees by 15 per cent

"A detailed order with modalities will be issued soon," said the Maharashtra Education Minister

Published on 29th July 2021
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Here's how two school friends from Bihar landed full scholarships worth ₹42 lakh each at Ashoka University

Two young boys from Bihar’s Mahadalit community have managed to rise out of ignorance and poverty, and create a shot at an influential future with the help of Dexterity Global’s college initiative

Published on 16th July 2021
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This series on Instagram will give you an insight into how caste influences food in marginalised communities

The Big Fat Bao, an Instagram page, highlighted the food that Dalits eat and why it's different through an art series. We speak to the illustrator behind it

Published on 28th July 2021
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Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao hopes Dalits achieve prosperity under the state's new 'Dalit Bandhu' scheme

The beneficiaries under the 'Dalit Bandhu' scheme would be given identity cards in which an electronic chip with a special bar code would be incorporated

Published on 27th July 2021
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Prof Appa Rao Podile to step down as UoH VC on June 7 after six years of service

It was during Professor Podile’s tenure in 2016 that Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula committed suicide, triggering nationwide protests

Published on 5th June 2021
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No Lockdown on Caste Atrocities: This book documents the crimes that even a social distanced pandemic could not prevent

The Dalit Human Rights Defenders Network has documented 60 of these crimes in a book titled ‘No Lockdown on Caste Atrocities: Stories of Caste Crimes during the COVID-19 Pandemic’

Published on 3rd March 2021

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