“Towards love, especially towards love between people of different religion and caste, relatives and society maintain enmity and fear. Often the systems like police and court protect this.” KK Baburaj, Dalit writer and activist said.
A CRPF vehicle ferrying an officer ploughed into a group of protesters at Nowhatta after Friday prayers, injuring two, including Qaiser who succumbed at SKIMS in the night. Pictures showing him crying for help after being run over by the vehicle went viral on Friday.
The Network of Women in Media, India, on Tuesday wrote to Bennett, Coleman & Company Limited protesting against two shows on the Tarun Tejpal rape case that were broadcast on its Times Now news channel. The organisation said the broadcasts were illegal and unethical.
The CBI said that out of the nine phones belonging to the accused ABVP , three could not be examined by its forensic laboratory (CFSL) in Chandigarh, since two were in damaged condition and the third had a ‘pattern lock’ which could not be unlocked. What a ridiculous excuse this is: the Central Bureau of Investigation is unable to ‘unlock’ the phone of an ABVP student in JNU???!!!
One of the photos that have gone viral is the photo showing clear affection between two leading politician women in India: Mayawati and Sonia Gandhi. The photo is important for Indian politics.
JDS leader HD Kumaraswamy sworn-in as the chief minister of Karnataka along with his deputy G Parameshwara, the Karnataka Congress chief. Kumaraswamy called the ceremony…
“This is a far more gruesome incident than Una. In Una, the victims were beaten up and humiliated. Whereas, here a man lost his life amidst caste violence… The government of Gujarat has still not learned from its past mistakes,” Mr Mevani wrote on Facebook
‘I am that which you refuse to see, that which you refuse to acknowledge. I am angry when I am told that I am unwanted, that I am being neglected’
The fight will go on and on till the time there is Rachna Khaira present in every Newsroom.
20 Dalits have been arrested and denied bail in Valapattanam, Kannur, for protesting against the New National Highway Alignment which goes through the households of 20 Pulaya families in Thuruthi colony. A video from the area shows the police using force on people including children.