Rahul flays Modi for "silence" on Dalit atrocities
The Congress leader said even Modi acknowledged Karnataka's employment record which would improve further under the party government.
Rs 8 lakh income cap, land criteria for 10% quota not final: Minister
Clauses 4 and 5 in Article 15 of the Constitution had posed the hurdle ...
Manifesto for next-generation Dalits
The narrative has evolved from victimhood. The community should take Ambedkar’s call to educate and orga...
The Supreme Court reserves verdict on Maharashtra's plea in Koregaon-Bhima case
The top court was hearing an appeal of the state government against the Bombay High Court's order refusing to extend the time limit of 90 days by another 90 days for filing the probe report in the violence case.
Eyeing world record, 5,000-kg 'khichdi' cooked by BJP Delhi at Ramlila Maidan
The khichdi was prepared with 400 kg rice, 100 kg lentils, 350 kg vegetables, 100 kg desi ghee, 100 litres of oil, 2,500 litres of water and 250 kg spices, one of the cooks said.
Dalit votes make them important for politicians: Paswan
"If Rahul Gandhi eats food at a Dalit's house, it is a good thing. But it is not the case if (BJP President) Amit Shah does the same," Paswan said, taking a dig at Congress President.
Unlike earlier, no party can now bank on Dalits
Of the 224 constituencies in the state, 36 are reserved for SCs. The 1.08 crore Dalits in a population of 6.11 crore can make a difference to the outcome in at least 60 other constituencies
Protest against Pakistan's atrocities on minorities, Modi tells anti-CAA protesters
"Those who are protesting against the Parliament of India, I want to tell them that the need was to expose Pakistan's deeds on the world stage. If you want to protest, protest and raise voice against Pakistan's deeds for the last 70 years, you should have that guts," he said.
Sitaram Kesri, a Dalit, wasn't allowed to complete term as Cong chief: PM Modi in Chhattisgarh rally
In his nearly 45-minute speech, Modi dedicated most of his time attacking the Congress and the Nehru-Gandhi family and elaborated how his government, since 2014, has ushered in all-round development across the country.
Congress is coming in the way of granting citizenship to persecuted miniorities from Pakistan: Modi
"They are all Sharanarthis (seeking asylum in India) as Pakistan has not given them religious freedom. Many minority community members have been under constant attack in the neighbouring country. And when we are trying to give them citizenship, the Congress has resorted to dharna, and protest demonstrations," the PM said.
Government deploys officials in Dalit villages to implement schemes
The move is aimed at ensuring complete implementation of seven key welfare schemes such as Ujjwala, Saubhagya, Jan Dhan, Mission Indradhanush and Jeevan Jyoti Beema.
Atrocities against minorities, Dalits increasing: Manmohan Singh
Singh also said a "dangerous and false binary" of choosing between freedom and development was surfacing in the country's political discourse and that it must be rejected.
Ambedkar memorial to be completed by 2022: Ajit Pawar
The previous BJP-led Devendra Fadnavis government had said the memorial work would be completed by 2020.
BJP to talk to its Dalit MPs to address their grievances
The saffron party's top leaders have give fresh assurances to its workers after five BJP legislators flagged of concerns saying their voices were not being heard.
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