32 Articles Related to "dalit"

Denied road access, dalits in Vellore forced to lower body from bridge for cremation

The funeral procession was denied right of way to a road and to a common crematorium in the village.

9 months ago . 122 views

Sakshi Mishra is real-life equivalent of Article 15's hero and a model for Ambedkar's ideas on inter-caste marriage

It is possible to discern in the two videos of Sakshi Mishra the multiple methods through which the young are challenging and undermining, ever so slowly, India&r...

10 months ago . 169 views

History of the word dalit

A petition by a Gwalior-based social worker Mohanlal Mahor in the Madhya Pradesh High Court stated that, "The word Dalit is derogatory and this term was coin...

1 year ago . 151 views

Eyeing world record, 5,000-kg 'khichdi' cooked by BJP Delhi at Ramlila Maidan

NEW DELHI: The BJP, in order to connect with Dalits, hosted a grand khichdi feast at the Ramlila Maidan on Sunday where 5,000 kg of "samrasta ...

1 year ago . 244 views

Hanuman as a dalit – the Right's Latest Ingenious Caste Game

A significant political message appears embedded in these recent shenanigans: there is no lengths to which right-wingers will not go, and that even gods and deiti...

1 year ago . 222 views

Former CBI Joint Director To Launch Own Political Party

The name of the new party, its modalities, date and place of the launch of the party, and other details will soon be announced.

1 year ago . 214 views

Yogi Adityanath gets legal notice for calling Lord Hanuman dalit

During a poll rally in Malakheda of Alwar district on Tuesday, Adityanath had said, "Hanuman was a forest dweller, deprived and a Dalit. Bajrang Bali worked ...

1 year ago . 164 views

Why India has forgotten its first dalit cricketer

Palwankar Baloo was the greatest Indian cricketer of his time who deserves to be remembered and celebrated for shining through oppressive caste prejudices.

1 year ago . 205 views

Good News for dalit, SC/ST, OBC candidates! Here is how civil services aspirants can earn Rs 1 lakh

The announcement has been made to encourage Dalit, SC/ST and OBC students to take up civil services.

1 year ago . 165 views

Cabinet clears bill to restore dalit law, overturn SC order

HIGHLIGHTS   *The Cabinet has decided to introduce the Bill to reinstate the provisions to pr...

1 year ago . 152 views

Alliance Will Depend On Seat Share: Mayawati's Clear Message To Congress3

LUCKNOW: Dalit powerhouse Mayawati, who already warned off her leaders who appeared to take an alliance with the Congress for granted, has issued...

1 year ago . 166 views

First time in 80 years, dalit groom takes out his baarat in UP's Kasganj

Defying caste prejudice, a Dalit groom took out his wedding procession peacefully in Thakur community-dominated Nizampur village of Kasganj district in Uttar Prades...

1 year ago . 164 views

How Shillong got a separate Punjabi colony and why it’s a problem now

HIGHLIGHTS   *Shillong has been under curfew as violent crashes broke out in Punjabi Lane on ...

2 years ago . 197 views

After Mohan Bhagwat Asks BJP Leaders to Stop ‘Drama’ of Dining With dalits, Yogi Blames Congress

The RSS chief's comments come in the wake of a special drive launched by the BJP to blunt the impact of large scale protests by Dalit groups in the wake of Supr...

2 years ago . 208 views

UP Minister Goes To dalit Home 'Uninvited' For Dinner, Orders In

Minister Suresh Rana did dine at a Dalit home in Aligarh, but brought his own food, mineral water and cutlery, according to the family.

2 years ago . 201 views

dalit man forced to drink urine in UP: ‘They dragged him, kept saying whose backing do they have, govt is ours’

SSP Badaun, Ashok Kumar Sharma said the four accused, who were arrested Monday, have been sent to 14-day judicial custody and the then SHO of the Hazratpur police s...

2 years ago . 192 views

Rajasthan: dalits attacked after groom rides horseback

A Dalit procession was allegedly attacked by upper caste men on Sunday night who were outraged over a scheduled caste groom riding a mare during the traditional c...

2 years ago . 265 views

SC/ST quotas born with Brits, took on life of their own after 1947

Dalit fury brought the country to a standstill on April 2 as the members of the community took to the streets against a Supreme Court order on the SC/ST (Prevention...

2 years ago . 242 views

Here’s Why dalits Are Out on Streets Protesting Against SC/ST Act

Accepted in 1949, Article 17 of the Indian Constitution abolishes untouchability, forbids its practice. Brought into practice in January 1950, Indians begun ignorin...

2 years ago . 263 views

Air India plans to take Rs 3,250 crore loans for ‘urgent’ capital needs

National carrier Air India plans to take short-term loans of up to Rs 3,250 crore to meet “urgent working capital requirements”, according to a docume...

2 years ago . 236 views

 
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By declaring a commodity as essential, the government can control the production, supply, and distribution of that commodity, and impose a stock limit.

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Kerala combs forests to probe elephant’s death, Opposition leaders sla...

The elephant died after her mouth was severely damaged in an explosion in Palakkad district. It was first spotted in a river near the buffer zone of Silent Valley N...

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Food delivery in India via drones? Zomato, Swiggy, Dunzo can start tes...

Last month, budget airlines SpiceJet said that it has received permission to conduct drone trials Zomato has successfully completed a test delivery...

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8 Indian institutes in top 100, IITs on a ‘decline’: Times Higher Educ...

Even as more IITs have been featured in the ranking, THE claims the "overall picture for India’s IITs is one of general decline amid increased regional...

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HP announces new OMEN 15 gaming laptops with AMD CPU

HP has updated its OMEN 15 gaming laptop with new design and new specs for 2020, including an option to configure it with an AMD CPU, a first for a OMEN laptop....

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Centre amends Essential Commodities Act, landmark decisions taken to b...

“We have made farmer friendly amendments to the Essential Commodities Act,” Javadekar said.  

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UAE grows rice in desert as Covid forces it to grow more of its own fo...

The UAE imports as much as 90% of its food and the virus has proven a stern test for the country’s overseas supply chains.  

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2021 Toyota Fortuner facelift revealed

The popular 7-seat Toyota SUV has received its first major update since its debut in 2015.

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India’s Fingers have come under Chinese boots. Denial won’t help us

The Modi government and the military have gone into ‘denial’ about loss of territory, attributing the present situation to differing perceptions about...

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China’s tactical play in Ladakh isn’t just about the boundary

China has amped up its presence along the Line of Actual Control around the same time that it is struggling with the Covid-19 induced surge in economic distress...

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Salman Khan launches personal care brand FRSH, starts with sanitisers

After sanitisers, other products like deodorants, body wipes and perfumes will be launched under the brand, said Salman Khan  

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How A Turbaned Motor Mechanic Sampooran Singh Became The Legendary Gul...

The legendary filmmaker Bimal Roy’s last film Bandini in 1963 gave birth to another living legend. The story from obscurity to celebrity, this is no less than...

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8 Cricketers Who Had Sad Endings To Their Glorious Careers

Cricketers go through a lot of ups and downs throughout their career. There have been many cricketers whose career faced the saddest of endings.  Here, we brin...

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Why A Shiny Dinosaur Went To Space With Astronauts On SpaceX's Histori...

The dinosaur toy was spotted with astronauts in a video that has gone viral on Twitter with over a million views.

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2021 Ford Bronco Rendered Stylishly In Both 2- And 4-Door Format

2021 Ford Bronco was expected to make its debut this year at the 2020 Detroit Auto Show, however, the show got cancelled and the unveil has been delayed

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Pineapple filled with firecrackers killed pregnant wild elephant

She suffered excruciating pain, but remained calm; died standing in Velliyar in Malappuram

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Zamindar of Singampatti, an LIC agent and last of ‘crowned’ rulers lef...

T.N.S. Murugadoss Theerthapathy was 3 when he took over as ruler in 1934 but his family lost some 74,000 acres of land after Zamindar Abolition Act was passed in ...

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Businessman Hires 180-Seater Plane To Fly 3 Family Members, Help

The man is said to have booked the entire flight to ferry his family members to Delhi in an attempt to avoid crowd at the airport and in flight amid the COVID-19 ...

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