25 Jul 2016
New Delhi: A 14-year-old Dalit rape victim who was repeatedly sexually assaulted and was forced to drink a corrosive substance, died at a hospital here today, prompting an anguished Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief to lash out at the Centre and Delhi Police on the issue of women's safety.
14 Sep 2016
Ahmedabad: At least 1,100 postcards with a small message and tagline 'Badbu (stink) Gujarat Ki' were sent to state tourism's brand ambassador and Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan by Dalits as part of a campaign to highlight "atrocities" against them in the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
14 Sep 2016
Bengaluru: Appealing for calm, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday said though the state has been a victim of "injustice", his government would implement the "difficult" apex court order on sharing Cauvery river water with Tamil Nadu.
05 Sep 2016
New Delhi: BJP on Monday mocked BSP chief Mayawati's assertion that she will crack down on criminals if voted to power in Uttar Pradesh, alleging she has several criminals among her party's ranks and several scams, including in NRHM and Taj corridor, took place under her rule.
21 Jul 2016
Chandigarh: Haryana Police today formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the alleged gangrape of a 21-year-old Dalit woman in Rohtak.
17 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he feels embarrassed when he goes abroad and people there call India, the land of rapes.
16 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Four youth were arrested on charge of gang-raping a young woman and a 17-year-old girl in outer Delhi, police said on Thursday.
02 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Condemning violence against dalits, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked politicians, including his own partymen, to shun irresponsible statements as said the community's "self-appointed champions" were giving political colour to the social problem to create tensions.
26 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today asked the AIIMS to form a team of doctors to decide a minor plea seeking permission to abort her 24-week-old foetus.
03 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Condemning atrocities against Dalits, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday accused "self-appointed champions" of the community of giving political colour to the social problem to create tensions even as he asked politicians, including his own partymen, to shun irresponsible statements.