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Protest by Dalits leads to mild tension

Traffic hit on Chittoor-Vellore road Mild tension prevailed for a while at the Collectorate here on Saturday evening, following a protest by Dalit groups led by Communist Party of India (Marxist) national committee member B.V. Raghavulu. The functionaries of Dalit ...

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Delhi metro support staff hold protest, warn of ‘total shutdown’ on Monday

Non-executive staff of Delhi metro, including train operators and station crew, have started a sit in at several stations demanding pay parity. Non-executive staff of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) have started a sit in at several Metro stations for ...

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30 detained for anti-lynching protest outside Parliament House

NEW DELHI: At least 30 people, including activist-brothers Tehseen and Shehzad Poonawalla, were detained by the police after they assembled outside Parliament here today to protest against recent incidents of lynching. The activists gathered at Vijay Chowk to take “an ...

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Permission denied to Una protest march

The week-long march, Azadi Koonch, organised by Jignesh Mewani’s Rashtriya Dalit Adhikar Manch (RDAM), was to start from Mehsana on July 12 and culminate at Dhanera city in Banaskanth district on July 18. It was to to mark one year ...

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When the subaltern started speaking

Poisoned Bread, an anthology of Dalit writings published in 1992, created a literature of protest that continues to flourish Twenty-five years ago, Poisoned Bread, a kind of anthology of Dalit literature, hit the stands and created a storm, which led to ...

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