Thursday, Nov 30, 2023

Dalit Student

UP Police Files ChargesheOver dozen girl students allegedly molested by teacher in Uttar Pradeshet Against School Owner For Molesting Class 10 Girl Students

UP Govt School Teacher Arrested For Allegedly Molesting Over Dozen Girls, Police Say Headmaster Involved

The accused was identified as Mohammad Ali, a computer instructor, while headmaster Anil Kumar and assistant teacher Sajia, who allegedly backed him, have also been booked in this connection, police said.

16 May 2023

Following the death of the student, student organisations are demanding a more inclusive and safe space for marginalised students on campus

'Elite Institutions Are Not Devoid Of Caste': Social Rights Activist On Recent Death Of Dalit Student At IIT Bombay

Social rights groups and Dalit activists claim that educational institutions fail to create any suitable support mechanisms despite attempts to bring caste discrimination issues on campus to their attention.

16 February 2023

IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay Students Allege Institutional Murder In Teen Suicide Case, Cite Caste Discrimination

"Despite our complaints, the institute did not care to make the space inclusive and safe for dalit bahujan adivasi students. First-year students face the most harassment in terms of anti-reservation sentiments," an APPSC...

13 February 2023

TW Suicide (photo for representational purposes only)

IIT Bombay Suicide: Committee Rules Out Caste Angle, Blames Deteriorating Performance

Solanki's family told reporters that in January when he visited home, he informed them of the discrimination he was facing from his friends as he belonged to the scheduled caste.

06 March 2023

Desptie appropriation of BR Ambedkar by political parties, crimes against Dalits do not stop

Dalit Student's Alleged Suicide At IIT Mumbai Raises Questions Over Safe Spaces For Dalit Students

The death of a Dalit student at IIT Bombay has sparked outrage around the need for a more inclusive and safe space for marginalised students on campus.

15 February 2023

Rohit Vemula's mother with Rahul Gandhi at Bharat Jodo Yatra.

Dalit Student Rohit Vemula's Mother Joins Rahul Gandhi For Bharat Jodo Yatra

Radhika Vemula walked with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi briefly during the morning leg of the 'Yatra'.

01 November 2022

The 18-year-old Dalit student allegedly died by suicide after he told his family members that he was facing discrimination in college for his caste

IIT Mumbai Forms Panel For "Parallel" Investigation Of Student Death

The director of the institute said that they give strong warnings against any discrimination during new students’ formal orientation and also sensitise all students to not seek proxy information such as ranks in entrance...

18 February 2023