Caste(Search results - 128)
India14, Feb 2020, 4:11 PM
Media & its mayhem: How section of media kept its pot boiling with flames of burning Pulwama martyrs
A section of media played a divisive agenda in the aftermath of Pulwama attacks by caste-analysing our soldiers and trying to portray our Army in a bad light.
Village Ki Chhori11, Feb 2020, 5:59 PM
Government Launches Scholarship Schemes for Indian Students Travelling Abroad for Higher Studies
The government of India is implementing schemes for scholarship/grant for Indian students traveling abroad for higher studies like National Overseas Scholarship for Scheduled Caste Students, Overseas Doctoral Fellowship Programme, National Overseas Scholarship for Scheduled Tribe Students.
India11, Jan 2020, 5:38 PM
Warning bells! Largescale conversion of Hindus, rampant misuse of SC reservation benefits in Andhra Pradesh
The Legal Rights Protection Forum has written a letter to the National Commission for Scheduled Castes, expressing concern over mass conversion of Hindus into Christianity and the rampant misuse of SC reservation benefits.
India1, Jan 2020, 12:16 PM
Modi critic Shehla Rashid ‘castes’ her bigotry, wants Dalits to give up a part of their reservation to accommodate Muslims
Shehla Rashid, a known critic of the Modi government has now asked Dalits to give up a part of their reservations for Muslims. But she conveniently forgets that the caste system is intrinsic to Hinduism and the concept of Dalit Muslims is entirely unrecognised.
Politics9, Dec 2019, 2:57 PM
Vice President of India Calls Upon the Youth to Work for Ending Social Evils
The Vice President of India, M Venkaiah Naidu called upon the youth to take a vow to put an end to social evils such as discrimination based on gender, caste, and disrespect to women by leading the nation towards equality. Expressing concern over the erosion of values in the society, especially in the context of the recent atrocities against women, the Vice President opined that mere a Bill or an Act was not sufficient to act as a deterrent to crimes against women. He stressed the need for a change of Mindset in people to arrest such tendencies and incidents.
Football23, Oct 2019, 9:47 AM
ISL: 10-man Jamshedpur FC defeat Odisha 2-1 at home
A 10-man Jamshedpur were finally rewarded for their resilience in the 85th minute of their ISL tie against Odisha. Piti found Castel in space once again on the counter and the striker dinked the ball over onrushing goalkeeper Francisco Dorronsoro to net what turned out to be the crucial match-winner
Views19, Oct 2019, 3:21 PM
Why does Kerala have an exclusive department for schedule caste converts to Christianity?
An extraordinary gazette notification dated July 27 2019 issued in Kerala invited applications through a ‘One Time’ Registration Scheme for assistant surgeon and casualty medical officers. The notification was issued by the Kerala Public Service Commission. However what is quite interesting or do we say shocking is that vacancies have been notified for the Schedule Caste Converts to Christianity (SCCC).
India11, Oct 2019, 7:13 PM
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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