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Thursday, July 07, 2022



HC grants pre-arrest bail to principal booked for ‘casteist’ remarks against teacher

June 03, 2022 10:13 pm

After perusing material on record, the bench noted that there was “substantial delay in lodging the report as also the FIR” and there is “no specific casteist remark attributable to the complainant about her caste”.

Why caste among Muslims must be studied

May 02, 2022 7:16 pm

Shireen Azam and Srinivas Goli write: It is crucial for understanding Muslims — their impoverishment, educational backwardness and occupational precarity

Why remembering unsung Dalit women heroes matters

April 21, 2022 9:15 am

Aditi Narayani Paswan writes: Their stories will broaden India’s historical and cultural narratives

A Legacy of Caste in Latin America

February 20, 2022 10:16 am

Underlying the framework of today’s modern racial terminologies and racial thought, in places like Mexico, Cuba, Peru, Argentina and Brazil, is an architecture created by caste.

Upset over marriage with relative, woman’s kin kill her father-in-law: police

February 13, 2022 5:01 am

Police said the woman’s family felt stigmatised as the couple belong to the same caste. Upset, the family decided to eliminate victim Ram Pravesh Paswan and his son Markandey Prasad (23), police added.

Négrodalitalité, la Negrodalitality

January 23, 2022 9:33 am

🔴 Growing up in Pondicherry, a newly independent colonial city where the traces of colonialism are still present, one is easily exposed to structural racism and casteism at an early age.

Probe into casteism charges as Andhra Pradesh school turns away students

January 05, 2022 7:32 pm

🔴 District Education Officer (DEO) S Abraham, however, denied the allegations of caste discrimination and accused local politicians of “spreading misinformation and instigating villagers against each other”.

When the fringe enters family

January 02, 2022 4:04 pm

🔴 Someday, maybe, we can convince our families we aren’t ill-mannered ingrates who argue for the sake of it, but people who love them, and so expect them to contribute to creating a less violent country

Maharashtra State commission for SC and ST writes to KEM hospital as student complains of facing casteist slur

December 23, 2021 1:00 am

🔴 On Monday, Sugat Bharat Padghan, 24, along with a few social workers, filed a complaint with the panel over the alleged discrimination. He also accused the hospital of trying to protect the students by providing them clearance in their in-house investigation.

Learning about modern-day Untouchability is a step in the right direction

May 23, 2021 8:57 am

The past year has been one of unprecedented loss and change. I hope that as we “uncover” and discuss more history, 2021 is one of empathy, love, and growth.