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Hyderabad: Thai woman graduates from Chanchalguda central prison

Kornwipha Pinkaeo, serving life term for drug peddling, the only woman convict to a get degree.

published on : 21st April 2018

House owners in Vijayawada choose tenants based on caste, says IAS officer

Lamenting how the caste system is still ruining humanity and human relations, Scheduled Caste Corporation vice-chairman GSRKR Vijay Kumar has expressed shock over some house owners in Vijayawada still

published on : 19th April 2018

After Uttar Pradesh, Bihar government adds 'Ramji' to Ambedkar's name

The campaign to write Ambedkar's name correctly was initiated by Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik in December 2017.

published on : 14th April 2018

Dalit members 'cleanse' Ambedkar statue after tributes by Union Minister Maneka Gandhi, BJP leaders

The members of the Dalit community raised slogans at the GEB Circle area on Race Course in Vadodara against BJP.

published on : 14th April 2018

Punjab: Six injured in clash between Dalits and Shiv Sena workers, mobile internet service suspended in four districts

Four people were injured in Phagwara after a clash between Dalits and Shiv Sena workers on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday.

published on : 14th April 2018

Ambedkar statue vandalised in Greater Noida

A statue of BR Ambedkar in Richhpal Garhi village of Bisrakh in Greater Noida was found damaged, a day before the nation commemorates the birth anniversary of the Dalit icon.

published on : 14th April 2018

Ahead of Ambedkar Jayanthi, security tightened, parties plan separate events in Uttar Pradesh

District authorities have been directed by the home department to intensify patrolling to ensure that no loss of life and property takes place and clamp prohibitory orders wherever necessary.

published on : 13th April 2018

SC/ST Act: Dalit leaders ask Centre to restore status quo by August 15

Setting a deadline of August 15, the Dalit leaders threatened massive protests across the country if the issue was not resolved.

published on : 13th April 2018

Rahul Gandhi hits back at Modi over his Ambedkar remarks, calls PM's ideology oppressive

The Congress president also posted on Twitter a collage of images of alleged desecration of Ambedkar's statues in states including Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Tamil Nadu.

published on : 6th April 2018

Revolt in Ambedkar Mahasabha after Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath gets 'Dalit Mitra' award

A revolt like situation cropped up in Ambedkar Mahasabha, a day after its president Lalji Prasad Nirmal announced to confer the title of 'Dalit Mitra' on Yogi Adityanath.

published on : 5th April 2018

Two Ambedkar statues defaced in Allahabad and Siddharthnagar districts of BJP-ruled Uttar Pradesh

While Trivenipuram Colony residents spotted the statue of Ambedkar with its head missing in an Allahabad park, another statue was found with a broken hand in Gauhania Raj village in Siddharthnagar.

published on : 31st March 2018

Added Ramji in Dr Ambedkar’s name to avoid wrong spelling: UP Governor 

Ram Naik said that the decision to add Dr B.R. Ambedkar’s middle name 'Ramji' in state records was taken by the government as some states were writing his name incorrectly.

published on : 29th March 2018

BJP MP Udit Raj opposes Uttar Pradesh government’s move to add ‘Ramji’ to Ambedkar’s name

The UP Government has passed an order to officially introduce 'Ramji' as the middle name of Dr BR Ambedkar in all documents and records in the state.

published on : 29th March 2018

Uttar Pradesh: BR Ambedkar’s statue vandalised in Azamgarh

This is the second time Ambedkar’s statue has been targetted by miscreants in Uttar Pradesh. 

published on : 10th March 2018

Courts in 20 Uttar Pradesh districts hit by Ambedkar statue row

The Bar Associations of Baghpat, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Saharanpur, Shamli, Noida and several other districts joined in the agitation.

published on : 3rd January 2018
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