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Caste bias


Dalit youth assaulted for ‘using upper castes surname’, one arrested

December 05, 2020 2:19 pm

A day after a 20-year-old Dalit youth was assaulted for allegedly “using an upper caste surname” outside a factory at Sanand area in Ahmedabad rural, police arrested the main accused on Thursday.

How the reality show 'Indian Matchmaking' hides the reality

August 02, 2020 2:31 pm

It skips the money deals that greases alliances and the rules that keep women in check and only unpacks selectively what an upper-class, upper-caste Indian marriage entails

The Limits Of Rationality

October 01, 2018 12:35 am

The smarter we are, the more likely we are to re-affirm our political biases.

Caste in a New Mould

August 04, 2018 5:30 pm

Anand Teltumbde’s book takes the discourse on caste beyond the confines of identity politics, and into the territory of absolute equality.

The curriculum taboo

July 07, 2018 12:01 am

Schools, colleges and other educational institutions desist from engaging with caste in the false hope that education will remove the social inequality.

Dalit meet guns for MP Lokayukta and govt, alleges caste bias

January 12, 2016 4:28 am

Thete, who faces new charges of corruption after his reinstatement in 2011, warned state Lokayukta P P Naolekar of serious consequences unless he withdrew cases against him.

Two Dalit IAS officers allege caste bias in Madhya Pradesh

January 12, 2016 4:24 am

IAS officers Ramesh Thete and Shashi Karnavat alleged that the state government was quick to penalise them while ignoring similar misconduct by officers belonging to upper castes.

VHP says new campaign to end caste bias, untouchability

March 22, 2015 9:13 am

'Make friends with families of other castes, share happy and sad moments.'

UK wakes up to caste bias

March 26, 2013 9:12 am

House of Lords acknowledges it,over to Commons to clear legislation to protect Indian diaspora.