Free Press Journal
  • Harilal & Sons: A Novel- Review

    Name: Harilal & Sons
    Author: Sujit Saraf
    Publisher: Speaking Tiger
    Pages: 516
    Price: Rs 699

  • Yeddyurappa under fire for eating ‘hotel food’ at Dalit’s house

    Tumakuru: State Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Chief B.S. Yeddyurappa is once against amidst a brewing controversy over claims of promoting untouchability, as he had a meal at a Dalit’s home that was allegedly prepared and brought to him from a nearby hotel.

  • No hair-cut for Dalits in this UP village!

    Muzzafarnagar (UP) : We have read in our history books about the time when our country was plagued by untouchability, when communities considered as untouchables were not allowed to enter public spaces and were socially secluded.

  • Villain of upward social mobility

    THE caste system has degraded a mass of human beings – educationally, culturally and economically. In the present context of modernisation, the caste system, being reactionary and restrictive, stands as a villain of social upward mobility.

  • Narendra Modi deprecates political untouchability

    Jammu: Facing Congress ire for “usurping” the legacy of its icons, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today deprecated “untouchablity” in politics while commemorating the birth centenary of veteran state Congress leader Girdhari Lal Dogra, father-in-law of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.