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The 1991 Anti-Tamil violence of Karnataka refers to incidents o...

wikipedia - 12 Sep 2016
The 1991 Anti-Tamil violence of Karnataka refers to incidents of mob violence targeting Tamils in the Karnataka state of India. The incidents took place in Southern Karnataka on 12–13 December 1991, mainly in the cities of Bangalore and Mysore. The attacks originated in the demonstrations organised against the orders of the Cauvery Water Tribunal appointed by the Government of India. The violence terrified the Tamil populace of Southern Karnataka forcing hundreds of thousands to flee in a matter of w
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Faith, Belief, Piety and Feminism

Economic and Political Weekly - 26 Oct 2017
Kalpana Ram, whose sustained engagement with spirit possession (but also agency, gender relations, and affect) in southern Tamil Nadu has been methodologically innovative and conceptually enriching, reiterates the urgency of recognising “what is at ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Angry clashes in Karnataka as India's water wars run deep

The Guardian - 15 Sep 2016
The preceding days had seen protests across Karnataka over a supreme court decision ordering the state to release a greater share of the river into neighbouring Tamil Nadu. Riots erupted on Monday in Bengaluru, aimed largely at Tamils, their businesses ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Whither India?

Mainstream - 09 Oct 2017
The major incidents of persecution and massacre of Dalits—the 1968 Kilvenmani massacre, 1997 Melavalavu massacre, 2013 Marakkanam anti-Dalit violence, 2012 Dharmapuri anti-Dalit violence (all in Tamil Nadu), 1985 Karamchedu massacre, 1991 ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Chronicles of a carnage foretold

The Hindu - 06 Oct 2017
The July 1983 anti-Tamil riots in Colombo — in which nearly 3,000 people were killed and over a lakh displaced — catalysed the then-nascent Tamil militancy into an uprising for self-determination. ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Popular anti-liquor movement in Tamil Nadu

Kashmir Watch - 13 May 2017
Tamil Nadu continued to impose prohibition, while Andhra Pradesh and Mysore (later renamed as Karnataka), which were carved out of Madras Presidency, did not have any such restrictions on alcohol. In 1971, the DMK ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Last stories from lost villages of Karnataka

Times of India - 16 Nov 2015
BENGALURU: If you Google Belaguli, the first result is a Wikipedia entry for Agrahara Belaguli, "an enchant ing hamlet situated about 25km from Channarayapattana in Hassan district." The next result is a Wikimapia page about a village in Tumakuru ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Cauvery: India's Unwinnable Water War

Fair Observer - 07 Jul 2017
Karnataka's Mandya district holds a special place in the demonology constructed by Tamils, especially those in the delta region of central and eastern Tamil Nadu thirsting for Cauvery water. ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Cadres on edge for BSP rallies

The Hindu - 10 Sep 2017
Leaders of the Bahujan Samaj Party has just one work these days: do everything to make the eight rallies planned by party supremo Mayawati across the State successful. On September 18, party workers from 55 Assembly constituencies of western Uttar ...

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