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    • UN expert: India should legislate against housing discrimination
      India needs legislation to combat all forms of “de facto housing discrimination” against any individual or groups, including Dalits, the UN Special Rapporteur on adequate housing, Leilani Farha, said at the conclusion of her visit to […] The post UN expert: India should legis []
    • AI Germany presents rights award to Henri Tiphagne
      The German section of Amnesty International has presented its 8th Human Rights Award to the Indian lawyer, human rights defender and campaigner against caste discrimination, Henri Tiphagne. The award ceremony took place at the Maxim-Gorky-Theatre […] The post AI Germany presents rights award []
    • Highlights – Dr. Ambedkar Celebrations 125th Anniversary
      On 13th April 2016, the Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations in New York hosted a Special Event at the UN Headquarters to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, […] The post Highlights – Dr. Ambedkar Celebrations 125th Anniversary appeared first on In []
    • Global celebrations as ‘Babasaheb’ turns 125
      He is revered by India’s Dalit community as the man who campaigned against caste discrimination and inspired todays’ Dalit movement. Others primarily respect Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar as an important architect of the Constitution of independent […] The post Global celebrations as &lsqu []
    • Rohith suicide case continues to stir India
      On 22 March, student demonstrators at Hyderabad Central University were violently attacked by police who forcefully detained 29 protesters, brutally beat them and held them in undisclosed locations for more than 24 hours. During the […] The post Rohith suicide case continues to stir India app []

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