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Dalit activist Kancha Ilaiah 'heckled', told to chant 'Vande M...

Dalit rights campaigner and writer Kancha Ilaiah was on Wednesday heckled by right-wing activists outside a court in Telangana Jagital district's Korutla town. DNA, 3 weeks ago

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Hyderabad Police register case against Dalit writer Kancha Ilaiah

The Hyderabad Police has registered a case against prominent Dalit writer Kancha Ilaiah for allegedly hurting religious feelings through his book on the Arya Vysya community, an official said. A student belonging to a Scheduled Caste had earlier alleged that ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Should India debate caste? Kancha Ilaiah's book sparks controversy  Sify2 months ago Kancha Ilaiah says he was attacked  Deccan Herald2 months ago Dalit writer Kancha Ilaiah alleges life-threatening attack  Rediff.com2 months ago

Kancha Ilaiah under house arrest, cannot travel to Vijayawada to address meet

Controversial political theorist and Dalit activist Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd has been kept under house arrest at his residence here by the Andhra Pradesh police, with the help of their Telangana counterparts, since Friday night, to prevent him from travelling ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Kancha Ilaiah placed under house arrest in Hyderabad  Prokerala1 month ago

Charges against Kancha Ilaiah absurd: Amnesty

The charges against writer Kancha Ilaiah, a staunch critic of the caste system, are an "absurd assault" on the right to freedom of expression, Amnesty International India said on Tuesday. Kancha Ilaiah's latest book, titled "Samajika Smugglerlu Komatollu" ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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In US Congress, concern on Gauri Lankesh murder

The murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh and the threats to Dalit author Kancha Ilaiah, including one by a Parliamentarian of India's ruling coalition, have not gone unnoticed even halfway across the world. In a speech in the US House of Representatives, a ...
 MSN India1 month ago

Apex court refuses to ban Kancha Ilaiah's book

The Supreme Court has refused to ban the controversial book Samajika Smugglurlu Komatollu (Vysyas are social smugglers), penned by prominent Dalit writer and intellectual Kancha Ilaiah, saying every author has a fundamental right to voice ideas freely. A ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Every writer has fundamental right to speak: SC  Business Standard1 month ago
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Case registered against Kancha Ilaiah for derogating Arya Vysya community

A case has been against controversial writer Kancha Ilaiah on a court referred complaint regarding his book 'Samajika Smugglurlu Komatollu'.The book's title means 'Vysyas are social smugglers'.Station House Officer (SHO) of Malkajgiri Police Station informed ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Case against Kancha Ilaiah for derogating Arya Vysya community  Sify2 months ago

Kancha Ilaiah denied permission to address Vijayawada meeting

The Andhra Pradesh Police on Friday served notice on writer and social activist Kancha Ilaiah, asking him not to visit Vijayawada on Saturday to address a public meeting.Police officials from Vijayawada visited Ilaiah's house in Tarnaka here and told him ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

Why are we Silent on the Grave Threat to Prof Kancha Illaiah Shepherd?

While it is nobody's suggestion that India was a tolerant land some three years back and has suddenly developed intolerance, none can deny the fact that the goons threatening intellectuals and activists have certainly become more arrogant and (...) - 2017 ...
 Mainstream2 months ago

A rare victory for 'offensive' speech in India

'You can disagree with Dr Ilaiah's analyses of how the caste-based economy works, or with his prescriptions on how to fix it.' 'But a disagreement that is couched in terms of 'offence' given and received shuts down the debate that is essential to build a more just and modern India,' argues Mihir Sharma.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Last month, the Supreme Court refused to hear a public interest litigation, or PIL, that demanded a ban on a book by the Hyderabad-based political scientist ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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