Upper Caste
India  /  Published 30.12.21

UP police wake up to torture of Dalit girl

Three upper caste youths beat up a 16-year-old Dalit girl in Amethi on Sunday, police have acknowledged after a widely circulated video showed a girl being pulled by her hair, kicked and hit with a ba...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 13.08.19

Caste bands in Tamil Nadu schools

Students in some schools in Tamil Nadu are being made to wear colour-coded wrist bands to distinguish those belonging to “upper castes” and “lower castes”, the state government said on Tuesda...
By PTI in Chennai

Opinion  /  Published 23.01.19

The problem with desperate populism

This is a government in a hurry. The Bharatiya Janata Party-led government at the Centre first decided that economically weaker sections among upper castes would be given 10 per cent reservations, and...
By The Editorial Board


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