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India

INC usurped land in Mumbai meant for Dalits

However, the land was purchased through the AJL in 1983 and no construction was done on it for the next 17 years

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Crime

Rafiq rapes Dalit girl, pressures for abortion, abets suicide

While the rape accused is already in jail, other members of the family have been booked for abetment to suicide and provisions of the SC/ST Act

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Crime

Caste wasn’t reason for killing of Dalit youth in Amroha

While media claims an argument over temple entry led to the murder of an SC by upper caste people, cops say it was a dispute over money

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India

जम्मू में वाल्मीकि समुदाय पर 62 साल के अन्याय की समाप्ति

जम्मू-कश्मीर में संबंधित सरकारों के हाथों उनके द्वारा किए जा रहे जर्जर उपचार से नाखुश वाल्मीकि समाज ने उनके संघर्ष को जारी रखा

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India

Dalits, feeling cheated by Christianity, returning to Hinduism in Kerala

Many Dalits in Kerala, fed up with discrimination in Hinduism, had turned Christians only to find the situation worse in their new community

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Article

Brahmin As Villain: Violent Hate, Puerile Demonising

Can Harvard University Press tweet an image of a Devil-guided imam beheading people in a row? How dare they take a Brahmin for granted!

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India

Supreme Court okays arrest without inquiry under SC-ST Act

The Supreme Court had in 2018 ruled that permission of the office of the accused or that of an SSP-rank officer was required for the arrest; the government then amended the law to remove the permission clause

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India

Gehlot calls INC’s bluff on quota; embarrassed oppn walks out

Telling Sansad it was a Congress government of Uttarakhand that had denied SCs and STs quota, Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thavar Chand Gehlot clarified that the Supreme Court did not make the union government a party to the case where the apex court ruled that states need not offer reservation in job promotions

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India

Ram temple trust turns latest arena of competitive caste quota

Lodh Rajput leaders Kalyan Singh and Uma Bharti, OBC faces of Ram temple movement, have questioned why their caste didn’t make it to the trust

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India

Jinnah identified Gandhi, Congress as ‘Hindu’: BJP MP

BKM president and BJP MP Virendra Singh Mast implied that today’s opposition occupies the position of Jinnah and PM Modi that of Gandhi