Ravi Shankar Prasad want Dalit women to operate CSC in dalit villages

 IT Ministry is now working on a plan to train dalit women in running common services centres in villages that have major population of the community, telecom and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday.

`Need for checking violence against Dalit women`

Union Minister for Rural Development Jairam Ramesh and Lord Meghnad Desai also expressed their concern over various issues related to women.

Educating Dalit women is best way to empower them: Tirath

Educating Dalit women is the most important way to empower them and reduce many social evils, Women and Child Development Min Krishna Tirath said.

Ramesh vows to end manual scavenging

Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday took up the cause of night soil carriers-- mostly dalit women-- vowing to end the scourge of manual scavenging through social security programmes.

UP: Two dalit women gangraped

Two dalit women were allegedly gangraped by four men in a village here, police said on Friday.

Dalit women allege harassment, write to Mayawati

Two Dalit women have alleged
they were beaten up by policemen and forced to vacate their
hutments in Indirapuram area.