Caste(Search results - 121)
India11, Oct 2019, 7:13 PM IST
Swami Vivekananda’s modern definition of Hindutva; how RSS has been influenced by it
It was Swami Vivekananda who gave the new definition of Hindutva at the Parliament of World Religions in 1893, a book on RSS and its roadmaps for 21st Century, claims
Crime4, Sep 2019, 12:29 PM IST
Tribal woman thrashed, stripped by family over inter-caste affair
In a viral video, a group of men repeatedly flog a tribal woman with sticks. Four men are seen in the video flogging the 19-year-old girl in Madhya Pradesh for allegedly eloping with a man from a different tribe
India28, Aug 2019, 11:10 AM IST
Karnataka: Dalits forbidden from entering temple in Hassan
People of Scheduled Caste were allegedly not allowed entry into a temple at Kadaga village of Hassan district, Karnataka, by members of upper castes, as per media reports
India26, Aug 2019, 8:09 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: Vandalised Ambedkar statue replaced within 12 hours in Vedaranyam
The new statue of Ambedkar was erected within 12 hours at the centre of Vedaranyam town in Tamil Nadu, where the dominant caste community in retaliation vandalised the previous statue due to the torching of a vehicle by a group of Dalit men on Sunday evening (August 25)
India26, Aug 2019, 5:24 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Dalit man becomes victim of honour killing for marrying girl from other caste
In a case of honour killing in Pilibhit, Uttar Pradesh, a man from Dalit community who married a girl who belonged to other backward classes was allegedly killed by his wife’s father and brother after they shot him and slit his throat. The couple married each other in court five months ago.
India26, Aug 2019, 9:32 AM IST
Tamil Nadu: Caste clash leaves Ambedkar statue vandalised in Nagapattinam
A clash between two groups belonging to different castes broke out in Vedaranyam town in Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu. The clash took place after a pedestrian of one caste was hit by a vehicle driven by a person belonging to another caste.
India22, Aug 2019, 10:14 AM IST
Tamil Nadu: Dalit funeral procession disallowed on upper caste lands in Vellore
A funeral procession of a Dalit man in Tamil Nadu was halted after the upper caste in the region refused to allow the procession to pass through their agricultural lands
India20, Aug 2019, 1:11 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: Ramanathapuram Gypsies seek community certificate for better education, jobs
Tamil Nadu's ‘Narikuravas’, also called Gypsies, on Monday (August 19), sought community certificate as ‘Kaattu Nayakkan’ caste in the list of Scheduled Tribes
India17, Aug 2019, 7:02 PM IST
Caste-discriminatory bands trend in Tamil Nadu schools
Parts of Tamil Nadu are obsessed with caste discriminatory bands that have created a stir amidst politicos. MyNation breaks down what they mean and what the controversy is all about.
India16, Aug 2019, 4:31 PM IST
Tamil Nadu education minister Sengottaiyan refuses ban on caste-based wristbands
Tamil Nadu education minister, AIADMK’s Sengottaiyan has refused to implement the ban on students wearing wristbands signifying their castes
India14, Aug 2019, 6:19 PM IST
Karnataka floods: Caste-based discrimination in rehabilitation centre near Mysuru?
Reports suggesting that people were asked to sit in different rows based on their castes, at a rehabilitation in a village near Mysuru, Karnataka, have shocked many
India3, Aug 2019, 11:01 AM IST
Madurai hotel names dish ‘Kumbakonam Iyer Chicken’; apologises after protests by Brahmins
Hindu organisations, including Brahmin outfits, protested as Hotel Milagu in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, named its dish - Kumbakonam Iyer Chicken - in relation to their caste ‘Iyer’, who, according to principles are pure vegetarians
India27, Jul 2019, 5:09 PM IST
Karnataka: Floor test apart, how will Yediyurappa deal with challenges, confusions?
Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa (fondly known as BSY) is doing a tightrope walk. No, it is not just about the majority he needs to prove that we are talking about. BSY has to face and solve several other issues. We have compiled three of them.
India17, Jul 2019, 7:28 PM IST
Kerala woman cop brings back rape accused who escaped to Saudi Arabia
Sunilkumar raped a girl belonging to one of the backward castes in Kerala, when he had come home for a vacation from the Gulf. During his vacation, the accused came to be acquainted with the victim’s family through her uncle.
India17, Jul 2019, 10:52 AM IST
Gujarat: Thakor community bans mobile phones for unmarried women; Congress MLA supports move
The diktat was passed "unanimously" in a meeting on July 14 by elders of the community from 12 villages states parents of those from the community going in for inter-caste marriages of their children will be fined Rs 1.5 lakh and Rs 2 lakh