The anti-social spirit amongst caste-believers and practitioners is a deep-rooted malaise that has obstructed nation-building in the country.
The councilors' resignations come after a Congress MLA resigned saying he has no right to be in the post if he can't protect his own community.
In a letter addressed to the collectors, Chief Secretary V Irai Anbu said the former should make sure that the elected representatives from presidents of panchayat to the mayors of corporations hoist the tricolour without...
While every party claims to uphold the ideals of Bhim Rao Ambedkar every now and then, there has been no respite for the Dalit community that continues to remain a victim of discrimination and violence.
A nine-year-old Dalit boy died on Saturday after his teacher last month assaulted him over drinking from a pot meant for upper castes.
Rae Bareli: The video of the victim being assaulted and forced to lick their feet has gone viral on social media.
JNU VC Santishree Dhulipudi Pandit also said that no God is 'anthropologically' a brahmin. She added that the highest is a Kshatriya.
In this personal essay, an upper caste boy questions discriminatory rituals by giving instances of othering in lower castes.
Ambedkar publicly converted to Buddhism in 1956 over 20 years after he declared his intent to convert. In the meantime, he studied other prominent religions...
Senior Congress leader and former Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara said he faced discrimination for being a Dalit.