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B.R. Ambedkar

Telangana needs a new women’s commission

More than half of the female population in the state actively participates in the electoral process.

16 Feb 2020 2:34 AM

Thousands pay tribute to Ambedkar on death anniversary

The move will pave the way for overall development of this place of historical importance.

07 Dec 2018 1:55 AM

JNU plans online course on Ambedkar’s thoughts

Aim to take his ideas to the masses: V-C

03 Dec 2018 1:02 AM

Shiv Sena says government’s actions belated

Reacting to his remark, the party demanded that the government cut down on spending thousands of crores on advertisements.

06 Oct 2018 5:14 AM

‘350-foot tall statue on eroded site not feasible’

Devendra Fadnavis announced that the Centre would give its nod to the Coastal Zone Management Plan (CZMP) soon.

21 Aug 2018 1:50 AM


Dalits purify ‘garlanded’ Ambedkar statue in UP

The lawyers said that the Ambedkar statue installed near the district court had turned ‘impure’ after the BJP leader touched it.

12 Aug 2018 1:30 AM

Dalit anger boils, BJP set to face a hard time

The dalits deserted the Congress, for which they have been voting a long time, and backed the BJP in 2014.

17 Apr 2018 1:00 AM

Minorities enjoy many rights that majority doesn’t: Satya Pal Singh

Rule of law means law is equal to everyone. However, a person stealing Rs 100 and another stealing Rs 100 crore get the same punishment.

15 Apr 2018 12:54 AM

Dalit outreach: SP installs Ambedkar statue in office

SP president Akhilesh Yadav, who unveiled the statue on Saturday on the occasion of Ambedkar Jayanti.

15 Apr 2018 12:49 AM

I am PM because of Ambedkar, says Modi

Mr Modi said Babasaheb enshrined the rights of weaker and marginalised sections of society in the Constitution.

15 Apr 2018 12:44 AM


For Dalits, Blue is Ambedkar’s legacy legacy

B.R. Ambedkar was very fond of blue. When he founded the Scheduled Caste Federation in 1942, he chose a blue flag.

14 Apr 2018 1:28 AM

UP’s saffron Ambedkar painted blue

Reports said that after the statue was vandalised last Friday night, district officials ordered a new one from Agra.

11 Apr 2018 2:22 AM

PM can never respect dalits or Ambedkar, says Rahul Gandhi

The Congress has been attacking the government for being anti-dalit.

07 Apr 2018 2:20 AM

Committed to maritime safety: PM Modi

Mr Modi said that Dr Ambedkar’s efforts augured well for the people of India.

06 Apr 2018 2:02 AM

Rs 40 crore sanction for Nagpur Deekshabhoomi

A grant of Rs 2.9 crore for NGOs has been allowed, informed Mr Badole.

04 Apr 2018 6:32 AM


BJP MP holds rally against own party

The BJP MP demanded that cases of treason be filed against those involved in desecration of Ambedkar’s statues.

02 Apr 2018 1:31 AM

Group to march for Ambedkar memorial

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) had proposed the project more than a decade ago.

26 Nov 2017 2:08 AM

I don’t want to mix activism with politics, says Prakash Ambedkar

He is comfortable identifying himself as an activist rather than a politician.

16 Aug 2017 2:18 AM

The cow, India’s icon: Who’ll pay the price?

Hindu traditionalist members wanted complete protection for the cow as a fundamental right.

03 Jun 2017 12:00 AM

I am a son of India, says Dalai Lama

He crossed the border into India after an epic 15-day journey on foot from Lhasa over the Himalayan mountains.

24 May 2017 1:56 AM