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"Dalit Women Speak Out" released.

by admin — 2007-10-19 19:13

“Dalit Women Speak Out” a book based on an extensive study conducted among the Dalit women survivors of various atrocities was released by Brinda Karat on 18 th October ,2007in New Delhi.She handed over the copy to veteran leader Nirmala Deshpande

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NCDHR BAGS PRESTIGEOUS HUMAN RIGHTS AWARD

by admin — 2007-09-28 18:02

NCDHR is honoured with the RAFTO Prize 2007, an international human rights prize awarded to human rights defenders annually. The award is an important recognition for NCDHR’s work and its struggle to end discrimination and human rights violations against 167 millions of Dalits in India.

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NCDHR recieves 'RAFTO Human Rights Prize-2007' on November 4 in Bergen,Norway

by udaya — 2007-11-08 20:27

It is an international recognition to the cause upheld by the organisation for the rights and justice to India's Dalit population.

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Speaker to sleep in SC hostel

by udaya — 2007-11-19 16:59

 

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Houses for SC families

by udaya — 2007-11-19 17:50

 

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Modest does it

by udaya — 2007-11-21 13:08

 

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Maha Dalit panel submits report

by udaya — 2007-11-22 15:43

 

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Dalits In News,Nov.27

by udaya — 2007-11-28 20:03

Scavenging, a spiritual experience for Dalits: Modi, The Dalit question, Madiga threatens self-immolation .

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Dalits In News, Nov 28

by udaya — 2007-12-01 13:41

Congress condemns Assam clashes, Uproar in LS on Assam violence, 'BSP will play vital role in next govt'

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NCDHR recieves 'RAFTO Human Rights Prize-2007' on November 4 in Bergen,Norway

by udaya — 2007-11-23 14:47

An international recognition to the cause upheld by the organisation for the rights and justice to India's Dalit population.

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Dalits In News, Nov 29

by udaya — 2007-12-01 13:40

Communal clash between Jats, Dalits in Punjab village. Tension as cops arrest 18 tribals over land row

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Dalits In News, Nov 30

by udaya — 2007-12-01 13:39

Kerala's landless dalits battle for Chengara Buta Singh complains to PM on quotas Court raps JNU for caste discrimination

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Dalits In News,Dec 1

by udaya — 2007-12-01 17:27

Dignity demanded for scavengers, March ban irks Dalit body, 40 injured in lathicharge during temple festival in Tamil Nadu, JNU censured for turning away student Lawyers told to educate people on SC, ST Atrocities Act 'Aaja Nachle' lyrics derogatory to Dalits: U.P.

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Dalits In News,Dec.3

by udaya — 2007-12-04 13:44

Dalit woman shot dead, JNU rallies behind Dalit student, Regional parties act as 'safety valves' in coalitions.

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Dalits In News,Dec.3

by udaya — 2007-12-04 13:50

Dalit woman shot dead, JNU rallies behind Dalit student, Regional parties act as 'safety valves' in coalitions.

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Dalits In News,Dec.3

by udaya — 2007-12-04 13:51

Dalit woman shot dead, JNU rallies behind Dalit student, Regional parties act as 'safety valves' in coalitions.

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Dalits In News, Dec.3

by udaya — 2007-12-04 13:57

Dalit woman shot dead, JNU rallies behind Dalit student, Regional parties act as 'safety valves' in coalitions.

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Dalits In News, Dec.4

by udaya — 2007-12-05 13:13

Tension over desecration of Ambedkar statue, Keshav Meshram, great dalit poet and novelist, passes away in Mumbai , Discrimination rife in Indian economy

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Dalits In News,Dec-5

by udaya — 2007-12-06 15:40

Now Dalits the latest rallying point, Tribal turmoil

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Dalits In News,Dec.5

by udaya — 2007-12-06 15:41

Now Dalits the latest rallying point, Tribal turmoil

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Dalits In News, Dec.6

by udaya — 2007-12-07 13:13

Dalits stage protest in Chandigarh,Elders demand quota for dalits in private sector ,NRI recruits Dalits for US jobs

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Dalits In News, Dec.7

by udaya — 2007-12-12 16:58

Gaya: Terror forces Dalits to abandon village, Dalits agitate for land in Kerala, Photo finish for Dalit girl's wedding,...

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Dalits In News, Dec.8

by udaya — 2007-12-12 17:02

Dalits observe Dalit Daman Virodhi Maha rally- Punjaj Newsline, Trend of repackaging casteism growing, 'Not rosy for the Dalit masses'

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Dalits In News, Dec.9

by udaya — 2007-12-12 17:07

Dalit Christians demo on Dec 10 GenX Dalits need more aggression "Landlessness true index of poverty"....

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Dalits In News Dec. 15, 2007

by udaya — 2007-12-22 16:41

2010: District By District- Tehelka, In Maya's UP, kids won't eat mid-day meal cooked by a Dalit- Indian Express ....

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Dalits InNews, Dec.17

by udaya — 2007-12-22 16:40

Dalit cook in Bibipur school may be replaced- Express India, Is Mayawati diluting Dalit agenda?- The Times Of India ......

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Dalits In News Dec. 20, 2007

by udaya — 2007-12-22 16:40

1,282 scavengers in city: Report- Asian Age, Don't repeat questions, lawyer told- Times Of India...

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Dalits In News, Dec.21

by udaya — 2007-12-22 16:38

Dalit woman attacked , Phool Kumari sits on dharna at Vidhan Sabha....

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Dalits In News, Dec.22

by udaya — 2007-12-24 17:12

Police fire in the air to disperse crowd,Torn posters cause tension...

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Dalits In News -Dec.24

by udaya — 2007-12-24 17:15

Maya promises 30% reservation in private sector,Inquiry finds AIIMS faculty selection process arbitrary...

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Dalits In the News Dec. 26, 2007

by udaya — 2007-12-27 18:45

Curfew imposed in four Orissa towns....

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Dalits In News, Dec.27 ,2007

by udaya — 2007-12-29 16:30

Curfew imposed in four Orissa towns Centre, State urged to clear backlog of SC/ST vacancies....

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Dalits In News, Dec.28 ,2007

by udaya — 2007-12-29 16:32

Kanpur school follows Bibipur lead SC, ST panel chief says relief to victims tardy....

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Dalits In News -Dec.29 2007

by udaya — 2008-01-09 13:00

Mid-day meal row in Etawah,Six of family killed in Bihar village fire....

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Dalits In News - January 08,2008

by udaya — 2008-01-09 12:59

Dalit beaten for entering temple,MP: Schoolteacher attempts suicide....

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Dalits In News -Jan.9,2008

by udaya — 2008-01-09 20:06

Inquiry ordered after Dalit denied entry to UP temple,MP looks on as man sets himself on fire in Sagar....

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Dalits In News -Jan.11,2008

by udaya — 2008-01-15 14:22

Retrenchment of SC/ST staff challenged,SC/ST body stages demo against Kandhmal violence...

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Dalits In News,Jan. 16, 2008

by udaya — 2008-01-18 19:02

Dalit, Brahmin bonhomie still a dream,Pasmanda Muslims: Living in the shadows!...

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Dalits In News ,Jan. 17, 2008

by udaya — 2008-01-18 19:04

Orissa clashes pre-meditated: Minority Commission,Kerala HC directive on SC/ST minister issue...

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Dalits In News,Jan. 18, 2008

by udaya — 2008-01-19 14:54

NCM indicts Orissa administration for riots...

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Dalits In News, Jan. 20,2008

by udaya — 2008-01-22 13:32

Dalits to stage dharna for patta certificates....

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Dalit In News,Jan.21,2008

by udaya — 2008-01-22 13:34

Dalits to stage dharna for patta certificates...

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Dalits In News,Jan.22 - 2008

by udaya — 2008-01-23 13:33

Dalits finally get their share of water.....

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Dalits In News,Jan.23-2008

by udaya — 2008-01-28 15:22

Three booked for killing Dalit youth,Manual scavenging on in Tirunelveli Corporation...

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Dalits In News,Jan. 24, 2008

by udaya — 2008-01-28 15:05

Dalit protest turns violent in Rohtak ,Safai karamchari attempts immolation ....

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Dalits In News,Jan. 25, 2008

Dalit's bullock wins race, caste clash erupts in village-,Dalit outfits demand DC's transfer...

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Dalits In News,Jan. 26, 2008

by udaya — 2008-01-28 15:14

Dalit girl raped; driver arrested,Applications invited from SC/STs...

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Dalits In News,Jan. 27, 2008

by udaya — 2008-01-28 15:21

Notice to Centre on plea for quota for Dalit Muslims....

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Dalits In News,Jan.28, 2008

by udaya — 2008-01-28 20:09

Rahul visits dalit village ,NSC to take up HRD's 'non-compliance' with PM, President....

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Dalits In News,Jan.29,2008.

by udaya — 2008-02-05 15:05

Caste bias: Medico ends life in Punjab,Centre asks Maya to resolve Dalit suppression incidents...

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Dalits In News,Jan.30,2008.

by udaya — 2008-02-05 15:06

Solve all fake caste certificates cases by March 31: CM ,What is behind Hindu-Christian violence ...

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Dalits In News, Feb.5,2008

by udaya — 2008-02-08 13:46

Condition of SCs deteriorated in UP: Buta Singh,Dalit murder case: Cop suspended....

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Media Workshop on National Legislation on SCSP TSP on April 27, 2013

by mudassar — 2014-07-17 13:14

Press Release Media awareness workshop on SCP-TSP national legislation 27th April, A. P. Bhawan, New Delhi Call for effective implementation of SCP TSP and demand for a bill on SCP TSP at the national level

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Global march to end caste-based discrimination in washington

Global march to end caste-based discrimination in washington

by admin — 2014-07-11 13:44

On 21 June, a global march was organized in Washington DC to support the end of caste-based discrimination.

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When Madurai set the tone for Dalit rights

When Madurai set the tone for Dalit rights

by admin — 2014-07-11 13:43

“I could not believe it. It seemed too good to be true… a miracle had happened.”

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 'Union Budget 2014-15 yet again belies expectations of Dalits, Adivasis'

'Union Budget 2014-15 yet again belies expectations of Dalits, Adivasis'

by ragini — 2014-07-11 12:53

With no significant policy for inclusive and equitable growth as promised by the Modi Government, the NCDHR-DAAA described the Union Budget 2014-15 as extremely disappointing, while saying it belied the expectations of the Dalits and Adivasis.

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 'Union Budget 2014-15 yet again belies expectations of Dalits, Adivasis'

'Union Budget 2014-15 yet again belies expectations of Dalits, Adivasis'

by ragini — 2014-07-11 12:53

With no significant policy for inclusive and equitable growth as promised by the Modi Government, the NCDHR-DAAA described the Union Budget 2014-15 as extremely disappointing, while saying it belied the expectations of the Dalits and Adivasis.

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How Dalits are victims of caste discrimination in Haryana's Samalkha town

How Dalits are victims of caste discrimination in Haryana's Samalkha town

by admin — 2014-07-17 13:15

As you leave Delhi’s borders via the NH-1 and head towards Chandigarh, about 70 km away from Connaught Place is the small, bustling town of Samalkha. Located in Haryana’s Panipat district, it is famous for grain, jaggery and wood markets.

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Dalit Forced to Clean School Tank for Her Girl’s Admission

Dalit Forced to Clean School Tank for Her Girl’s Admission

by admin — 2014-07-31 16:24

MADURAI: A Dalit woman was allegedly forced to clean a tank filled with garbage when she went to the Melur Government Girl’s Higher Secondary School seeking admission for her daughter in the science stream of Class XI.

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NCDHR appeals for a global convention against discrimination based on descent, work

Civil and human rights activists from across the globe reflected on the current status of various forms of discrimination in their countries at the recent Rainbow Push Coalition and Citizenship Education Fund International Convention in Chicago.

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NCDHR appeals for a global convention against discrimination based on descent, work

NCDHR appeals for a global convention against discrimination based on descent, work

by admin — 2014-08-12 11:08

Chicago: Civil and human rights activists from across the globe reflected on the current status of various forms of discrimination in their countries at the recent Rainbow Push Coalition and Citizenship Education Fund International Convention in Chicago.

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ADRF makes its debut at  the Sixth Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Bangkok

ADRF makes its debut at the Sixth Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Bangkok

by admin — 2014-08-12 11:16

Bangkok: A NCDHR-NDW delegation representing the Asia Dalit Rights Forum (ADRF) participated in the Sixth Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) held in Bangkok, Thailand, from 22-26 June 2014.

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Crimes against marginalized sections have only spiked over the years, but laws to protect them are still inadequate

Crimes against marginalized sections have only spiked over the years, but laws to protect them are still inadequate

by admin — 2014-08-25 12:19

In May this year, Nitin Aage, a 17-year-old Dalit boy, was brutally killed and hanged from a tree, allegedly by three men of the Maratha community in Kharda village of Ahmednagar district, Maharashtra. His crime? He had dared to fall in love with an upper caste girl in his school. This dusty village, located 330 km from Mumbai, had no previous history of caste violence, but the divide between the upper and lower castes was rigidly enforced here.

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Dalit rights activist Manisha Devi receives Ambedkar award for courageous struggle

Dalit rights activist Manisha Devi receives Ambedkar award for courageous struggle

by admin — 2014-10-29 10:50

Manisha Devi, a 28-year-old Dalit activist from Haryana, was honored with the Ambedkar Award 2014 in Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh yesterday.

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NDW urges Bihar CM to ensure inclusion of Dalits in disaster response; CM promises action

NDW urges Bihar CM to ensure inclusion of Dalits in disaster response; CM promises action

by admin — 2014-10-29 10:51

Patna, 3 September In a meeting with National Dalit Watch (NDW) members on 3 September, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi assured that he will take prompt action to ensure inclusion of Dalits and other vulnerable communities in all state interventions pertaining to disaster response in the recent floods.

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Bihar rises for dignity of Dalit women

Bihar rises for dignity of Dalit women

by admin — 2014-10-09 09:52

Hundreds of Dalit women participated in the Dalit Mahila Swabhiman Yatra in Gaya and Munger districts of Bihar to highlight their demand for security, justice and dignity.

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Bihar rises for dignity of Dalit women

Bihar rises for dignity of Dalit women

by admin — 2014-10-09 09:53

Hundreds of Dalit women participated in the Dalit Mahila Swabhiman Yatra in Gaya and Munger districts of Bihar to highlight their demand for security, justice and dignity.

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Bihar rises for dignity of Dalit women

Bihar rises for dignity of Dalit women

by admin — 2014-10-28 15:22

Hundreds of Dalit women participated in the Dalit Mahila Swabhiman Yatra in Gaya and Munger districts of Bihar to highlight their demand for security, justice and dignity.

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Lynching of boy underlines how the curse of caste still blights India

Lynching of boy underlines how the curse of caste still blights India

by admin — 2014-10-28 15:21

Sai Ram, burned alive because of a stray goat, was just one of 17,000 Dalits to fall victim to caste violence in the state of Bihar.

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From Mumbai's red-light district to UN award

From Mumbai's red-light district to UN award

by admin — 2014-11-11 15:12

Dalit woman, who escaped life of poverty with full scholarship to Bard College last year, wins Youth Courage award.

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Call to discuss inclusion in Nepali media in SAARC

Call to discuss inclusion in Nepali media in SAARC

by admin — 2014-11-26 16:49

Kathmandu, Nov 25: Different stakeholders have demanded discussion on inclusion in Nepali media in course of the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) scheduled for Nov 26-27.

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Dalit victims of violence depose before national tribunal

Dalit victims of violence depose before national tribunal

by admin — 2014-12-15 11:30

The recent chilling murders of three members of a Dalit family that created shock-waves across a nation that still discriminates on the basis of caste is a grim reminder that such atrocities against the Dalits will increase and the modus operandi will be even more hi tech.

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Caste Rules The Roost Across South Asia

Caste Rules The Roost Across South Asia

by admin — 2014-12-15 12:00

Contrary to popular perception, caste-based discrimination is not a phenomenon confined to India, says Nidheesh J Villatt

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Denial and diversion of Plan Fund: The Great Adivasi-Dalit Rip-off

Denial and diversion of Plan Fund: The Great Adivasi-Dalit Rip-off

by admin — 2014-12-19 12:35

Adivasis and Dalits have been deprived of a staggering 5 lakh crore over three decades by successive governments. Nidheesh J Villatt reports on the systemic denial and diversion of budgetary allocations

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National Convention on Inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction held

National Convention on Inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction held

by admin — 2015-01-02 16:38

There is a shocking and consistent pattern of discrimination and exclusion faced by vulnerable communities and groups in all interventions pertaining to disaster response, mitigation and risk reduction.

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No cremation ground for UP Dalit girl

No cremation ground for UP Dalit girl

by admin — 2015-01-15 12:11

Ashu, a 17-year-old Dalit girl of Sinauli village in the district, was deprived of resting in peace in a village cremation ground.

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Impressions from the first State Adivasi Women Conference in Kerala

Impressions from the first State Adivasi Women Conference in Kerala

by admin — 2015-02-04 15:29

The day long State Adivasi Women Conference started with the Adivasi women’s struggle for survival.

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