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Dalits refuse to dispose of dead cattle, demand protection in Gujarat

On July 11, four Dalit youths were beaten up by cow vigilantes at Mota Samadhiyala village in Una taluka of Gir Somnath district when they were skinning a dead cow.

Expelled BJP leader Dayashankar Singh, booked for remark against Mayawati, arrested in Bihar

Expelled BJP leader Dayashankar Singh, booked for remark against Mayawati, arrested in Bihar

Expelled Bharatiya Janata Party leader Dayashankar Singh had said that even a prostitute was better than BSP chief Mayawati.

Armed with a brush, a dalit fights paralysis with miniature art

Ashok Kumar/OneWorld South Asia

Around 15 years ago Ranjit Kumar Regar, a dalit man from the beautiful city of Udaipur in Southern Rajasthan met with a fatal accident when he fell from a roof and got paralysed.

DCW chief booked for naming Dalit rape victim, says not scared

The Delhi Police on Tuesday registered a case against Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal for allegedly revealing the identity of a 14-year-old Dalit rape victim. Maliwal responded by saying she is a revolutionary and not scared of any FIR.

Delhi again failed her Nirbhaya, says DCW chief as 14-year-old Dalit rape victim dies

Delhi again failed her Nirbhaya, says DCW chief as 14-year-old Dalit rape victim dies

The Delhi Police arrested Daya Shankar, the main accused, from Burari, after receiving a notice from the Delhi Commission for Women.

After Gujarat, Dalits attacked in Karnataka's Chikkamagaluru for storing beef; seven Bajrang Dal activists booked

After Gujarat, Dalits attacked in Karnataka's Chikkamagaluru for storing beef; seven Bajrang Dal activists booked

At least four members of a Dalit family were recently attacked allegedly over beef issue in Karnataka, a News18 report said on Saturday.

In Gujarat, 95 of 100 suspects in crimes against Dalits acquitted

In Gujarat, 95 of 100 suspects in crimes against Dalits acquitted

As violent protests continue in the Prime Minister`s home state of Gujarat over the flogging of Dalit youth by upper-caste Hindu vigilantes, an IndiaSpend analysis reveals a conviction rate six times lower than the Indian average -- over 10 years -- for crimes against scheduled castes (SCs) and scheduled tribes (STs).

Ugly spat: Renuka Chowdhury reacts to Harsimrat Kaur​'s 'Kachra' allegation, calls it 'cheap political drama'

Ugly spat: Renuka Chowdhury reacts to Harsimrat Kaur​'s 'Kachra' allegation, calls it 'cheap political drama'

In a blistering attack on the Shiromani Akali Dal MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury asked the former to define what a habitual offender is? 

Una row: 3 Dalits attempt suicide; situation largely peaceful

So far, more than 20 youths have attempted suicide during the ongoing protest. 

Mayawati justifies counter abuse, says Dayashankar's wife, daughter paying for being silent on 'prostitute' comment

Mayawati justifies counter abuse, says Dayashankar's wife, daughter paying for being silent on 'prostitute' comment

According to Mayawati, the wife and daughter of expelled BJP leader Dayashankar have been targeted to make them feel the impact of obscene comments

Dalit youth beaten, urinated upon in Bihar, says FIR

 Two Dalit youths were badly beaten and urinated upon by some men allegedly for stealing a motorcycle in Muzaffarpur district of Bihar, said an FIR filed by the mother of one of the victims.

Gujarat Dalit flogging incident: Four police officials suspended, says Rajnath Singh

Gujarat Dalit flogging incident: Four police officials suspended, says Rajnath Singh

Gujarat continued to simmer for a third consecutive day today as protests against brutal thrashing of Dalit youths, allegedly by some self-styled cow vigilantes, flared up.

Ahead of his Una visit, Kejriwal urges all communities to come together against Gujarat's BJP

Ahead of his Una visit, Kejriwal urges all communities to come together against Gujarat's BJP

Ahead of his visit to Una to meet Dalits who were thrashed brutally for skinning a dead cow, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday exhorted all community members to unite in the fight against Gujarat BJP's oppressive regime. 

Mayawati herself insulted women community: Expelled BJP leader Dayashankar

Mayawati herself insulted women community: Expelled BJP leader Dayashankar

Expelled Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Dayashankar Singh hit back at Mayawati for insulting women community in her speech yesterday.

BSP leader offers Rs 50 lakh reward for chopping off Mayawati basher Dayashankar Singh's tongue

BSP leader offers Rs 50 lakh reward for chopping off Mayawati basher Dayashankar Singh's tongue

A Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader on Thursday announced to give Rs 50 lakh as reward for cutting off the tongue of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Dayashankar Singh.

Gujarat unrest: Parliament witnesses protests over Una incident; Opposition accuse govt of being anti-Dalit

Gujarat unrest: Parliament witnesses protests over Una incident; Opposition accuse govt of being anti-Dalit

The issue of Dalit unrest in Gujarat rocked Parliament on Wednesday as opposition members accused the government of being anti-Dalit.

Atrocities against Dalits: Protesters block roads, attack govt buses in Gujarat

Atrocities against Dalits: Protesters block roads, attack govt buses in Gujarat

Protesters from the low-caste Dalit community blocked roads and attacked government buses in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat on Wednesday in a third day of demonstrations over the flogging of four men accused of skinning a cow.

BJP leader compares Mayawati to a prostitute - Watch

BJP leader compares Mayawati to a prostitute - Watch

Mayawati said Dayashankar Singh's statement shows that Bharatiya Janata Party is frustrated with the growing public support for Bahujan Samaj Party.

Modi govt has snatched rights of Dalits: Sonia Gandhi

Dalits in Gujarat are protesting against the brutal assault on fellow community members on July 11 for allegedly skinning a cow in Una.

''Complete lawlessness'' in Gujarat, says Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday alleged "complete lawlessness" in Gujarat after four Dalit youths were severely beaten up for allegedly possessing beef.