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Savitri Bai Phule

Lord Hanuman was a Dalit, slave of ‘manuwadi’ people, says BJP MP

BJP MP Savitri Bai Phule alleged that Dalits and backwards were being called 'bandar' (monkey) and 'rakshas' (demon).

04 Dec 2018 4:36 PM

BJP MP seeks Buddha temple on disputed site

Savitri Bai Phule further said that the Centre was trying to amend the Constitution and deprive 85 per cent of the population of its rights.

25 Nov 2018 6:05 AM

20 BJP MPs may lose tickets in UP, seek greener pastures

According to sources in the BSP, nine BJP MPs have contacted the leadership and are lobbying for a BSP ticket in the upcoming elections.

18 Jul 2018 1:03 AM

Knives out in BJP over changing city names

Savitri Bai Phule, it may be recalled, was one of the first MPs to speak out against the Modi government on the dilution of the SC/ST Act.

17 Jul 2018 5:45 AM

Trouble in UP: BJP dalit MP calls Jinnah a ‘mahapurush’

Dalit MP said it was wrong to demand the removal of Jinnah’s portrait from the office of the AMU Students’ Union.

12 May 2018 5:55 AM


Muhammad Ali Jinnah was 'mahapurush': BJP MP Savitri Bai Phule

BJP MP Savitri Bai Phule says, 'Muhammad Ali Jinnah was a 'mahapurush (great man)' who contributed to India's freedom struggle.

11 May 2018 1:32 PM

BJP’s dalit MPs slam outreach

While describing the April 2 Bharat Bandh as a landmark event, Dr Raj demanded an ordinance against the Supreme Court’s recent order on SC/ST Act.

05 May 2018 6:54 AM

Dissent brewing among NDA’s dalit constituents

The BJP MP from Bahraich said that she had launched the agitation because her government was mute on efforts to end reservation.

14 Apr 2018 6:31 AM

BJP ally in UP fumes at Yogi Adityanath, may snap ties

The SBSP has four MLAs in the 403-member state Assembly.

09 Apr 2018 1:22 AM

Another dalit BJP MP upset with Yogi Adityanath

As the dalit revolt spreads in its ranks, the BJP is getting increasingly worried about the fallout.

07 Apr 2018 5:53 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

Trouble brews for BJP in Uttar Pradesh as MP revolts

The saffron MP, while talking to a select group of journalists here, alleged that the BJP was toying with the idea of ending reservation.

29 Mar 2018 2:07 AM