January 26, 2020 8:32 am
Linking the Constitution to January 26 affirmed that this was not a constitution created through elite discussions but a product of mass political struggle, and that it was not a gift from benevolent rulers, but one that was seized by the masses.
January 22, 2020 5:02 am
“The greatness of B R Ambedkar cannot be measured with the height of a statue. It is a futile exercise undertaken by successive governments to serve their politics,” Prakash Ambedkar told The Indian Express.
December 17, 2019 10:51 am
The debate on reservation is highly polarised and, usually, brings out the worst in us. Arguments made by all the sides are logical and extremely passionate. It can be challenging to evolve a middle path that includes opposing perspectives.
December 11, 2019 8:32 am
Gaikwad, a three-time BJP MLA, said, “This route will connect important places for Buddhists and followers of Ambedkar... It’s important for our ... brethren that we identify these places.”
December 10, 2019 9:41 am
Many things appealed to me — Ambedkar’s resilience, his dogged commitment towards his people, his confidence in his intellect, his love for discipline and his beautiful mind. But what took me by surprise was the way I reacted to Sangharakshita’s recollection of Ambedkar’s passing away.
December 07, 2019 7:14 am
Lakhs of people had come to Mumbai on Friday to pay respects to Ambedkar on his death anniversary, observed as Mahaparinirwan Din.
December 07, 2019 12:11 pm
CM Thackeray paid a floral tribute to Ambedkar on his death anniversary at Chaityabhoomi in Dadar, the site where Amebadkar was cremated after his death in 1956.
September 06, 2019 11:07 am
Ambedkar disagreed with Nehru government’s stance on Article 370. But his notion of nationalism was at complete variance with the vision of Syama Prasad Mookerjee.
June 01, 2019 4:51 am
The panel was formed after CM Arvind Kejriwal had urged Deputy CM Manish Sisodia to introduce lessons on Ambedkar in school curriculum in April, 2016. “Let them teach Savarkar, we will teach Ambedkar,” Kejriwal had said.
January 05, 2019 7:39 pm
The development Saturday prompted the NCP to seek an apology from Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis while the Congress asked him to own "moral responsibility" for the "glaring mistakes".
April 14, 2016 1:40 pm
Dr B R Ambedkar's 125th's with anniversary is being commerated on April 14
April 14, 2014 5:44 pm
President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh led the nation in paying homage to Babsaheb Ambedkar on his 122nd birth anniversary.
Abhishek, Bhumi, Vicky and others feature in Dabboo Ratnani's 2020 calendar