Tag: Dalit

Land and Life Lost in Bihar.

 
/ July 18, 2011

A young woman dies and frustrations rise over a land grab attempt in a Dalit community in Bihar.

Keeping Alive Gandhi’s Legacy

 
/ July 11, 2011

On the foothills of the Himalayas, Kausani ashram educates girls following Gandhian principles.

Success Of Midday Meal Scheme

 
/ June 16, 2011

The provision of a free midday meal in a Raipur primary school has greatly improved school attendance and child nutrition.

Ambedkar Statue Put Behind Bars

 
/ May 26, 2011

Dalits feel insulted after an Ambedkar statue had to be protected with grills in Chennai.

Unemployment Forces Youth Into Gutters

 
/ May 20, 2011

The caste of those doing manual scavenging has changed, but the exploitation remains.

Learning Together, Eating Separately

 
/ May 10, 2011

In Gairsen, Uttarakhand, embedded caste practices prevent children from sitting together at their midday meal.

Dalits Raise Voice Against Land Usurpers

 
/ April 26, 2011

In Kanchiwaram, Tamil Nadu, Dalits are fighting to get land that had been donated to them.

Microcredit Incites Caste Violence

 
/ March 25, 2011

A local moneylender vengefully attacks a Dalit woman from a microfinance group