Babasaheb Ambedkar

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Chidambaram responds to Modi's statement of a non-Gandhi Congress President

17 Nov 2018

Chidambaram responds to Modi's statement of a non-Gandhi Congress President

Former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader, P Chidambaram, hit back today at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for targeting the Congress, reminding him of the party's legacy by listing out the names of its Presidents from outside the Nehru-Gandhi family.

Athawale demands Mumbai Central Railway station be renamed after Ambedkar

12 Oct 2018

Athawale demands Mumbai Central Railway station be renamed after Ambedkar

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale today demanded the Mumbai Central railway station be renamed after Dalit icon and social reformer Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar.

PM in Chattisgarh: Inaugurates Ayushman Bharat, internet scheme, rail-line

14 Apr 2018

PM in Chattisgarh: Inaugurates Ayushman Bharat, internet scheme, rail-line

PM Narendra Modi today inaugurated the first healthcare centre under Ayushman Bharat Scheme in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur.

UN: Sikhs protest against minority atrocities during Ambedkar's birth-anniversary celebration

14 Apr 2018

UN: Sikhs protest against minority atrocities during Ambedkar's birth-anniversary celebration

A group of Sikhs staged protests against alleged atrocities perpetrated against minority communities in India during the commemoration of Babasaheb Ambedkar's 127th birth anniversary at the United Nations Headquarters.

PM Modi launches Ambedkar memorial, slams Congress

14 Apr 2018

PM Modi launches Ambedkar memorial, slams Congress

PM Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated the Ambedkar Memorial at 26, Alipur Road in New Delhi on the eve of the birth anniversary of Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar.

President Kovind's address opens Budget session 2018

29 Jan 2018

President Kovind's address opens Budget session 2018

The Budget session began with President Ram Nath Kovind's joint address to both houses of Parliament.

Mevani asks PM Modi to speak up about Dalit violence

05 Jan 2018

Mevani asks PM Modi to speak up about Dalit violence

Newly-elected Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani took up cudgels against PM Modi asking him to clarify his position on Dalit violence.

Uproar in RS over Anantkumar Hegde's remarks of changing Constitution

27 Dec 2017

Uproar in RS over Anantkumar Hegde's remarks of changing Constitution

Now, with the issue of PM Modi insulting his predecessor Manmohan Singh done and dusted, the opposition has found another issue.

Modi alleges "secret meeting" between Aiyar and Pakistan officials

10 Dec 2017

Modi alleges "secret meeting" between Aiyar and Pakistan officials

Ahead of the second phase of polling in the Gujarat elections, PM Narendra Modi has upped the ante against the Congress.

Mani Shankar Aiyar suspended, Jaitley says it's a "strategic" move

08 Dec 2017

Mani Shankar Aiyar suspended, Jaitley says it's a "strategic" move

Following senior leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's rant calling PM Narendra Modi a "neech" (low-life) person, Congress showed him the door.

After "chaiwala," motormouth Mani Shankar now calls PM Modi "neech"

07 Dec 2017

After "chaiwala," motormouth Mani Shankar now calls PM Modi "neech"

Congress's Mani Shankar Aiyar does it again. Launching a personal attack, he called PM Modi a "neech aadmi" (low-life person) even as the crucial Gujarat polls are right around the corner.

Modi: Central Bank of India, RBI were Ambedkar's vision!

06 Dec 2017

Modi: Central Bank of India, RBI were Ambedkar's vision!

Despite cyclone Ockhi closing in, PM Narendra Modi continued with his punishing schedule of addressing rallies, ahead of the Gujarat polls.

Rahul in Gujarat: Never seen women wear shorts in RSS!

10 Oct 2017

Rahul in Gujarat: Never seen women wear shorts in RSS!

Rahul Gandhi began his second day of Navsarjan Yatra in Vadodara by paying his respects to Babasaheb Ambedkar at a Sankalp Bhoomi prayer meeting.

Actress found dead in her house in Mumbai

13 Jun 2017

Actress found dead in her house in Mumbai

Krutika Chaudhary, an actress hailing from Haridwar, was found dead at her residence in Andheri (west) today.

The city that keeps moving forward

06 Jan 2017

The city that keeps moving forward

On Saturday night, a night marathon has been organized to encourage women to "reclaim the night".