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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

Maharashtra shutdown withdrawn

Prakash Ambedkar called off its 'Maharashtra Shutdown' which left large parts of Mumbai and rest of the state virtually paralysed for 10 hours.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Ghaziabad court shut after protests over Ambedkar statue

The Ghaziabad court was shut on Tuesday following noisy protests by a section of lawyers protesting against the removal by police of a statue of Dalit icon B.R. Ambedkar from the court compound.

published on : 2nd January 2018

Monk Pragyanand, who initiated Ambedkar into Buddhism dies

Monk Pragyanand, who initiated Dalit leader B.R. Ambedkar into Buddhism in 1956, passed away in Lucknow on Thursday. He was 90.

published on : 30th November 2017

President Kovind pays tributes to Dr Ambedkar in Nagpur

The President is on a day-long visit and paid tribute to Ambedkar at the Deekshabhoomi because it was there that Ambedkar had led his followers to embrace Buddhism in 1956.

published on : 22nd September 2017

PM Modi achieving India's economic integration: Amit Shah

Recalling his decades-long association with Modi, he said the prime minister had never celebrated his birthday and added that service or 'sewa' was the best way to mark the occasion.

published on : 17th September 2017

High drama: five YSRC corporators suspended

 Tension prevailed for a while in the VMC council meeting after mayor Koneru Sreedhar suspended five YSRC corporators for participating in the council meet by wearing kanduva.

published on : 10th August 2017

Social change is possible only with non-violence: Martin Luther King III

Take a look at the insights shared by social activist Martin Luther King III about social movements across the world and how India is different from them. 

published on : 22nd July 2017

Soon, city to host international conference on Ambedkar

The state government will celebrate the 126th birth anniversary of Dr B R Ambedkar with an international conference to be held in the city.

published on : 9th July 2017

Mudragada Padmanabham likens K Chandrasekhar Rao to Ambedkar

Mudragada Padmanabham has all praise for Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao for hiking the reservation to STs and Muslims.

published on : 18th April 2017

Osmania University gave Ambedkar false doctorate: Historian

A day before birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar on Thursday, a group of historians from Hyderabad accused Osmania University of awarding Dr Ambedkar a false honorary doctorate without university’s lo

published on : 14th April 2017