“There is hardly any section in history that remained backwards for so long. But in India…”: Sukhadeo Thorat

The tall Dalit academic who was awarded the Padmashree, India's fourth highest civilian award, talks to Afsal…

Upper-caste Hindus ‘clean’ tank with gomutra after Dalit woman drinks water in Karnataka

Upper-caste Hindus drained drinking water from a mini-tank in Heggotara village in Karnataka and “cleaned it”…

Caste atrocity: 250 Dalits convert to Buddhism in Rajasthan, idols of Hindu gods immersed in river

Angered by the caste based violence, at least 250 members from Dalit families from Bhulon village…

Mumbai: Govt college principal booked for making casteist remarks against student

The principal of a Mumbai government college has been booked for making casteist remarks against a…

I was born into the movement: Anti-caste activist Sankul Sonawane

18-year-old Sankul Sonawane had no other choice but to fight it out against the casteism he…

‘Voice of oppressed not meant to be criminalised’: Court quashes FIR against Pa. Ranjith

The Madras High Court has quashed criminal proceedings initiated against filmmaker Pa. Ranjith for his statement…

UP Dalit family murder: Two policemen suspended

Following four members of a Dalit family in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj were allegedly killed by a…