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Prime accused in Dalit student's murder arrested

The prime accused in the horrific murder of a Dalit law student in Allahabad was arrested on Wednesday from Sultanpur in Uttar Pradesh, police said.

Feb 14, 2018, 15:37 PM IST

Dalit student murder: UP Deputy CM hands over Rs 20 lakh cheque to family

Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief  Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya on Tuesday handed over a compensation amount to the family of the Dalit student who was beaten to death by a group of men outside a restaurant in Allahabad.

Feb 13, 2018, 21:37 PM IST

Violence in Allahabad over Dalit student's killing

Allahabad, Feb 12 (IANS) Angered over the killing of a Dalit student of Allahabad University, students on Monday went on a rampage, setting fire to a bus.

Feb 12, 2018, 17:28 PM IST

Mayawati attacks BJP over killing of youth in Allahabad

Attacking the BJP, BSP chief Mayawati alleged today that the killing of a Dalit student in Allahabad was the result of narrow and casteist politics of hatred being pursued by the state's ruling party.

Feb 12, 2018, 16:57 PM IST

Karnataka Police records statement of nursing student

Nineteen-year-old Aswathi was allegedly force-fed toilet cleaner by her seniors at the hostel of Al Qamal College of Nursing in Kalaburgi in Karnataka on May 9, seriously damaging her internal organs.

Jun 28, 2016, 12:07 PM IST

Unlikely Kerala nursing student was forced to drink toilet cleaner, says Karnataka police

The Karnataka Police have said that based on the preliminary inquiry conducted by them, it could not be established whether a Dalit student from Kerala was forced to drink toilet cleaner by her seniors as part of ragging at the Al-Qamar College of Nursing in Gulbarga.

Jun 25, 2016, 22:36 PM IST

Three arrested for forcing Kerala nursing student to drink toilet cleaner

The first-year Dalit student is now undergoing treatment at a hospital with severe stomach and foodpipe problems, PTI reported.

Jun 25, 2016, 00:00 AM IST

NHRC notice to Karnataka over ragging of Dalit student

The National Human Rights Commission on Friday issued a notice to Karnataka over reports that a Dalit nursing student from Kerala was forced by her seniors to drink phenyl while ragging.

Jun 24, 2016, 22:21 PM IST

Brutal! Dalit student battles for life after being forced to consume toilet cleaner by seniors

A Dalit nursing student from Malappuram district, studying at a Bengaluru college, was on Tuesday admitted to a hospital in a critical condition after she was ragged by senior students.

Jun 21, 2016, 17:44 PM IST

Kerala: Dalit law student brutally raped, murdered in Ernakulam

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May 03, 2016, 10:44 AM IST

National SC Commission to probe alleged abuse of Dalit DU student

The National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) has ordered a probe into the allegations of caste abuse by a Dalit student of Delhi University and sought a detailed report in this regard from the Delhi Police Commissioner.

Apr 06, 2016, 21:38 PM IST

PM Narendra​ Modi pays back Rahul Gandhi in equal measure, slams Opposition for stalling Parliament, says it has 'inferiority complex'

 Mixing aggression, wit and barbs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accused Congress-led Opposition of stalling Parliament because of "jealousy" and "inferiority complex" of its leadership.

Mar 03, 2016, 23:09 PM IST

“You heard me, you heard PM Modi” - Rahul Gandhi asks people to decide!

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday reached out to the Opposition, saying he needs their support for "improvement" in his government.

Mar 03, 2016, 16:50 PM IST

Parliament debates JNU row, Rohith Vemula's suicide; Smriti Irani accuses Congress of 'political opportunism'

Heated exchange of words was witnessed in Lok Sabha on Wednesday as the raging JNU row and suicide of Dalit student Rohith Vemula was taken up for discussion.

Feb 24, 2016, 23:49 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi​ tweets Smriti Irani's speech in Parliament, says 'Satyamev Jayate'

Smriti Irani on Wednesday led the government's charge in Parliament saying that Kanhaiya Kumar and some other students had been found indulging in anti-national activities by the JNU authorities themselves.

Feb 24, 2016, 22:04 PM IST

Delhi government to give job to Dalit student Rohith Vemula's younger brother

Delhi Government on Wednesday decided to give a job to Dalit student Rohith Vemula's younger brother, after Radhika Vemula, his mother met Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with the request saying that the family was under financial duress.

Feb 24, 2016, 21:29 PM IST

Rohith Vemula-JNU debate: Powerful speech by Smriti Irani in Lok Sabha, says Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh was all praises for HRD Minister Smriti Irani for leading government's charge in the Lok Sabha over JNU row and suicide of Dalit student Rohith Vemula. 

Feb 24, 2016, 21:08 PM IST

Smriti Irani slams Congress over its education policy, cites book written by Teesta Setalvad

Leading government's charge in Parliament over JNU row and suicide of Dalit student Rohith Vemula, HRD Minister Smriti Irani slammed the Congress over its education policy. 

Feb 24, 2016, 20:54 PM IST

When Smriti Irani's eyes welled up with tears during debate on Rohith Vemula's suicide

Sparks flew in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday as the raging JNU row and suicide of Dalit student Rohith Vemula was taken up for discussion, with Opposition accusing the government of muzzling the voice of the youth and "mercilessly crushing" the principles of democracy.

Feb 24, 2016, 19:30 PM IST

They snatched Rohith's life, now they want to steal his identity: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi said on Sunday that Rohith Vemula and his struggle would continue to live on in people's hearts.

Jan 31, 2016, 18:24 PM IST