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Tensions in Tamil Nadu district as Dalits, Vanniyars clash over temple ritual
India Today

Tensions in Tamil Nadu district as Dalits, Vanniyars clash ove...

Ariyalur district administration has clamped prohibitory orders at Silambur Therkku village after Dalits were refused the right to host the mandagapadi for a day at the Ayyanar temple, which is worshiped by both the Vanniyars and Dalits. The temple with three ... India Today, 2 months ago

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New Indian Express

Dravidian old fox remains Isolated

DMK president Muthuvel Karunanidhi CHENNAI: Nonagenarian DMK president Muthuvel Karunanidhi's antipathy towards ailing Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has isolated him among political parties across ideologies.His tasteless remarks to ...
 New Indian Express6 days ago

Tamil Brahmins vs Dalits: This Quora thread explains why the two communities struggle with each other

While the identity of Tamil Brahmins and their conflict with Dalits in the state is much discussed in political circles, a Quora thread tries to neatly sums up the cause of the turmoil between the communities in Tamil Nadu. Answering the ...
 Firstpost.com2 weeks ago
New Indian Express

Weaving love, caste and honour killing

Director Vijay T Alexander, who helmed Aridharam six years ago, is back with Indragobai , which will release next month. Quiz him on the intriguing title; he says it refers to an insect, which doesn't live for long. Insects in our country are poorly ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Civic polls: Caste equations to play key role in rural areas

Chennai : Though, caste is a major factor in elections in the state, it is more so in the local body elections since influence of candidates play a major role in people's choice. The influence of caste factor could be less in the urban areas, ...
 Deccan Chronicle3 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Ten PMK cadre arrested in connection with the 2013 Marakkanam riots

VILLUPURAM: A fortnight after the Madras High Court ordered the arrest of 32 cadre of the Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) for setting afire houses during the 2013 Marakkanam riots, the police on Thursday arrested 10 people. The accused were produced ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Arrest 32 accused in Marakkanam case: Madras HC  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago 2013 Marakkanam violence: Court orders arrest of 34  Times of India1 month ago

Dalit assertion a force democratising Tamil society

Peace is not the silence of the cemeteries. Where oppression and discrimination exist, resistance too is bound to be there. Dalit assertion in Tamil Nadu takes place in various spheres, and temples are no exception. But, rather than seeing it as an ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

PMK claim on Dalits abducting Muslim women draws flak

Critics say it is a politically motivated charge like its earlier bid to pit caste Hindu outfits against SCs PMK founder S Ramadoss claim in a television interview that Dalit youths had abducted Muslim women in Erode is being seen by some ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
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