Rahul Gandhi woos dalits at Jantar Mantar address, attacks BJP
If Modi ji had space for dalits in his heart then the policies for dalits woul...
BJP banking on Dalit-OBC bills, illegal immigrants issues
Amit Shah has been constantly raising the issue to corner the opposition by project...
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.
BJP governments have created atmosphere of fear for Dalits: Rahul Gandhi
The current dispensation, Gandhi alleged, has allowed the "climate of fear" and lawlessness "to not only prevail but also flourish".
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
Modi govt expands rules for better compensation to Dalit rape victims
Govt has expanded the definition of sexual offences against SC and ST persons to “rape, unnatural offences and gang rape”.
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.
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.
It would have been too Bollywood to have a Dalit hero: 'Article 15' director Anubhav Sinha
The movie has opened to protests by fringe organisations representing upper castes.
Dalits should take over all Hanuman temples in country: Bhim Army chief on UP CM's Hanuman comment
Earlier, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had said," Hanuman was a forest dweller, deprived and a Dalit. Bajrang Bali worked to unite all Indian communities, from north to south and east to west."
BJP Dalit leaders apprehensive of antagonising supporters
The party brass is closely watching the developments following violent protests in several states, most of which are under BJP rule.
Dalit protests: Congress blames Centre for violence
Opposition party says legal representatives of the government did not present their case properly, claims it had given a memorandum to file a review petition earlier.