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In Conversation with Tilak Pariyar

September 11, 2016 - 4:17 pm in Reforms, Video

Vidya Bhushan Rawat, a Radical Humanist, political analyst and human rights activist based in Delhi, speaks to Tikal Pariyar, Nepal Tilak Pariyar is Member Central Committee, Communist Party of Nepal. He is the first member of the Dalit community to have reached…

Dalits in Gujarat- A picture of inequality and violence

August 1, 2016 - 12:10 pm in Rights

On 11th July, seven members of a Dalit family were beaten up by manav bhakshaks­-cum-extortionists representing themselves as gau rakshaks in Una town…

Manual Scavenging a ‘Career Option’ and a part of ‘Skill India’

August 7, 2015 - 6:10 pm in Governance

What was conceived by the Narendra Modi-led NDA government as bringing employers and job seekers on a single platform seems to now promote and allow…

Manual Scavenging In Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

March 18, 2015 - 9:33 pm in Reforms

Doms in Varanasi seek justice through honourable rehabilitation Hundreds of pilgrims seek to see the sunrise on the bank of Ganges in Varanasi and the boatmen go on live commentary of these ghats narrating the mythological details and the most poignant moment…

Swchhakar Mahila Abhiyan – Press Release

February 14, 2015 - 7:14 pm in Society

Swchhakar Mahila Abhiyan Lucknow 14th Feb 2015 Location:- Ganga Prasad Memorial Hall, Ameenabad, Lucknow Today, around 500 women, engaged in manual scavenging, gathered at a conference organized by SDF in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. These women from different…