Census 2021 aims at near-accurate enumeration of Dalits & tribals
The instruction manual of the Census 2021 has a code directory that has enlisted and given a specific code to every SC and ST community in every state and UT. Unlike in 2011, when enumerators were asked to write down the community name of the SC or ST respondent, this time every sub caste and tribe has been pre-coded and the data collector will enter the code of the caste in the form, along with the name.
Those opposing CAA are 'anti-Dalits', says Amit Shah
Union Home Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah dubbed those op...
PM Modi dares Congress to protest atrocities on Dalits in Pakistan
The Prime Minister repeatedly took the name of Dalits in Pakistan to drive...
Devoured by fear: The dark history of food being used for repression
When food is given, its nature can be a problem, as with the Uighurs.
BSY may buy more time to rework his cabinet math
Total recast likely as simple expansion will upset caste, regional representation. The chief minister has vowed to induct into the ministry every one of the disqualified lawmakers who has won. Out of the 15 Assembly seats for which polls were held, 11 candidates have won from among the disqualified MLAs' group.
Maharashtra govt already has a review report on cases against Maratha, Dalit protesters
A report prepared during the time of the Devendra Fadnavis govt lists only 56 out of a total 641 cases as serious. The list does not include cases linking prominent activists to the Elgaar Parishad event.
Bindu Ammini, attacked for trying to enter Sabarimala, moves Supreme Court
The court had struck down a temple rule that disallowed women in their reproductive phases (between 10 and 50 years) from entering the temple as gender discriminatory and against right to equality enshrined in the constitution.
YSR Congress plans protests during N Chandrababu Naidu’s Amaravati tour
A group of farmers who had surrendered their lands in 29 villages during Naidu’s regime under the land pooling model recently moved the Amaravati High Court against any move to shift the capital elsewhere.
MP: Two Dalit kids ‘beaten to death for open defecation’
The two accused, Hakim Yadav and his brother Rameshwar Yadav, have been arrested and booked under IPC section for murder and provisions of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
Insult of Dalit voices cannot be tolerated: Priyanka Gandhi
A protest by Dalits against the demolition of the temple turned violent on Wednesday night, leaving several people, including policemen, injured.
SC asks Centre to rebuild Ravidas temple at the same spot
In order to mollify the Dalit comunity against April 8 demolition of Ravidas temple, the Supreme Court directed the Centre to rebuild the temple Tughlaqabad area. The government offered to revise its offer from 200 sq m for the temple to 400 sq m.
People’s anger will be seen in these polls: Sharad Pawar
NCP chief says the assembly elections will turn out differently from the Lok Sabha polls as issues such as the economic slowdown, widespread unemployment and farmer suicides are at the fore.
RSS joint general secretary says Dalit was a term given by “outsiders”
Krishna Gopal, the general secretary of the RSS, spoke against discrimination and caste terms.
Thousands of dalits hit the streets in Delhi protesting demolition of 'Ravidas Mandir'
The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) had demolished the temple on August 10 on the orders of the Supreme Court.
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