By analysing subtitles over the last 70 years, researchers also found that while Bollywood films have improved at representing religious diversity, the plot continues to be helmed by upper-caste heroes.
An internet project seeks to counter rising hate against marrying someone of a different faith, caste and ethnicity.
The victim in the Hathras case belonged to the Dalit community, considered lowest in the caste hierarchy.
India has seen more than 350 honour killings in the last six years.
Members of a scheduled caste were barred from entering barbershops in a village in the southern Indian state of Kerala. A government-run salon is changing that.
Roasted Winged Termites Are My Favourite Monsoon Snack, Even If Others Might Not Find it 'Appropriate'
The popular delicacy savoured by scores of Dalits, Bahujans and Tribal people evokes disgust in those that claim to dictate the law of the land.
Kerala Is Opening ‘Safe Homes’ for Couples Facing Threats for Marrying Outside Their Caste or Religion
They will also be giving inter-caste couples fleeing from family intimidation up to Rs 75,000.
With one manual scavenger dying every five days, this new invention provides an alternative to the harmful conditions they face.
Even the local Congress MLA supports this regressive move and said that, "Since girls are easily controlled because they stay with parents, it is right to ban (mobile phone use among) girls.”
They’re singing about beef curry, sewage cleaners and reservations in a bid to “make a casteless generation”.
"These changes must be accepted by the elders and this change is infact good for the society in rooting out the caste system."
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