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Bhim Army not to contest Lok Sabha polls; will instead back joint Opposition nominee against BJP

https://www.firstpost.com November 27, 2018

Lucknow: The Bhim Army on Monday said it will not contest the 2019 Lok Sabha polls and instead support the candidates fielded jointly by the opposition parties against the BJP.


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www.ndtv.com November 26, 2018


A 15-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly sexually harassed by a youth in a village and beaten up by him when she objected to his behaviour, the police ...

No Ram Mandir, Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Demands Buddha Temple in Ayodhya

www.news18.com November 25, 2018

New Delhi: Amid the growing pitch for construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya, Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar is demanding a Buddha temple at the disputed site.

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Bhima Koregaon Anniversary: Bhim Army Chief To Address Rally In Pune

www.ndtv.com November 22, 2018


Dalit outfit Bhim Army's founder Chandrashekhar Azad alias Ravan is expected to address a rally in Pune on December 30, ahead of the 201 anniversary of th ...

Ramayana, Mahabharata & Constitution, all created by Dalits, celebrate with lamps at 3 crore Dalit homes: Adityanath

www.indiatoday.in November 22, 2018

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has declared that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is the only real well-wisher of Dalits and urged the party workers to go to Dalit households in their ...

Bhim Army Chief Bats for Dalit-Muslim Unity, Says Combination Can Reshape UP Politics

www.news18.com November 21, 2018

Lucknow: Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad has batted for the Dalit-Muslim unity ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, stating that the combination can play a major role in the ...

FIR Filed Against 4 IIT-Kanpur Professors For 'Harassing' Dalit Faculty Member

www.outlookindia.com November 19, 2018

The police have filed an FIR against four professors of the Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur (IIT-K) for allegedly harassing a Dalit faculty member of the institute's aerospace department. ...

Waging war against nation: Charges against activists arrested for alleged Maoist connections

www.hindustantimes.com November 19, 2018

Police have invoked charges of sedition and waging war against the state, among others, against all suspects arrested on allegations of Maoist connections and appearance in a controversial event in ...

Dalit woman cop accuses constable of molestation

Venkatesh S Bijapur November 17, 2018

Rajkot: A Dalit woman police constable lodged a complaint of molestation against a police constable with Khavda police station in Kutch district on Thursday night. While the woman constable (23) se ...

Clashes In Muzaffarnagar After Dalit Girl, 5, Allegedly Sexually Harassed

Venkatesh S Bijapur November 17, 2018

Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh): 

One person has been arrested and six others booked after clashes broke out between two groups in Aterna village in Muzaffarnagar over ...

Kathmandu, four Christians arrested for 'forced conversion' of dalit

http://www.asianews.it November 06, 2018

Mumbai (AsiaNews) - Four Christian women, two of whom were Japanese, were arrested in Nepal on charges of trying to convert some Dalits and nomads without land to Christianity by force. Sajan K Geo ...

Tribal Communities Have Sent Blood-Soaked Message To PM: Jignesh Mevani

ndtv.com November 01, 2018

Kevadiya, Gujarat: 

Dalit leader and Independent lawmaker, Jignesh Mevani lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Twitter, after the mega inauguration of Sarda ...

Over 10,000 Dalits ‘adopt’ Buddhism in Kanpur Dehat

justicenews.co.in October 30, 2018

KANPUR: Over 10,000 Dalits of Pukhrayan village in Kanpur Dehat district of UP on Friday worshipped mythological demon king Ravana and later reportedly embraced Buddhism on the occasion of Dussehra ...

Targetted As I'm Dalit: Punjab Minister After Row Over Improper Messages

ndtv.com October 30, 2018


As Opposition parties demanded the sacking Charanjit Singh Channi for allegedly sending inappropriate messages to a woman officer, the Punjab minister s ...

US-based Dalit writer Sujatha Gidla wins Shakti Bhatt Prize

Venkatesh S Bijapur October 24, 2018

US-based Dalit writer Sujatha Gidla's debut book, which takes readers through four generations of her family, at the centre of which is her uncle and People's War Group co-founder K G Satya ...

Dalit woman puts off plan to visit Sabarimala due to heavy rain

Venkatesh S Bijapur October 24, 2018

A Dalit woman activist, who was planning to visit the Sabarimala shrine on Saturday, has put her plans on hold and left Pamba following heavy rain, as high drama was witnessed when a ...

Mirchpur Dalits killing case: HC convicts 33, 12 gets life term

Venkatesh S Bijapur October 24, 2018

The Delhi high court on Friday sentenced to life imprisonment 12 members of dominant Jat community and 21 other convicts to varying jail terms in the 2010 Mirchpur Dalit killing case in which a 60- ...

Sabarimala Temple LIVE Updates: Dalit Leader to Stay on Historic Course as Cops Advise Her to Rethink

Venkatesh S Bijapur October 20, 2018

Sabarimala Temple LIVE Updates: The general secretary of a Dalit outfit in Kerala is attempting to be the first woman of menstrual age to pray at the Lord Ayyappa shrine in Sabarim ...

Gujarat: Drop 74 cases against Dalits, activist writes to minister

Venkatesh S Bijapur October 19, 2018

Two days after state Social Justice & Empowerment Minister of Gujarat Ishwar Parmar said that he has not received any official representation from anyone, demanding withdrawal of cases against ...

Sabarimala protests: People from weak sections of society being manipulated to spread violence, says Dalit activist

Venkatesh S Bijapur October 19, 2018

Mrudula Devi Sasidharan is a Kerala-based Dalit activist and journalist. When the protests against the Supreme Court's verdict granting entry to women of all ages to the Sabarimala temple& ...

Stopped from Installing Kali Idol, 50 Dalit Families in UP Threaten Conversion to Islam

Admin October 14, 2018

Lucknow: At least 50 Dalit families in Meerut threatened to convert to Islam after allegedly being stopped from installing a Goddess Kali idol in a local Shiva temple on Wednesday, ...

FIR against six for denying drinking water to Dalit officer

Admin October 14, 2018

An FIR was registered against six people, including two village heads, for allegedly denying drinking water to a woman Dalit officer in Kaushambi, UP.

A deputy chief veterina ...

Finally, UP Dalit groom takes out 'baraat' through upper-caste area amid tight security

Admin October 14, 2018

The local Thakurs opposed the wedding procession by Dalits and claimed that such things had never taken place in the village.

Defying caste prejudice, a Dalit groom took out his wedding p ...