Dalit News

Bengal: Transwomen turn teachers for Dalit children in Malda

Choosing to look beyond their own share of problems (discriminated for their gender), Priyanka and the rest, hailing from the town itself, decided to be a ray of hope to the marginalised kids, who lose much of their childhood to ...

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Making caste slur on SC/STs over phone an offence, says SC

‘Could warrant five years in prison’ The Supreme Court has ruled that using casteist remarks over phone in a public place against the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe category amounts to criminal offence, warranting a jail of a maximum five ...

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Conversion racket busted; 17 Dalit children rescued

HYDERABAD: In a major expose, the city police on Sunday busted a racket converting orphans and children belonging to poor families. Seventeen children, including seven girls, allegedly converted from Hinduism to Islam were rescued. The rescued children were between 4 ...

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Ground report: Fear and denial in Telangana village where two Dalit men went missing

The two men are missing, and the families allege that they were abducted by a relative of BJP leader Bharat Reddy. The streets of Abhangapatnam village in Telangana’s Nizamabad district wore a deserted look on Sunday, as several residents remained ...

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Women account for 55pc of total PR candidates

Nov 20, 2017-The number of candidates contesting in the proportional representation (PR) category of the federal and provincial polls comes down to 5,838, according to the final list published by the Election Commission on Sunday. Following the EC’s investigation into ...

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