May 08, 2020 12:36 pm
Conversion to Buddhism is believed to have met with Ambedkar's complex requirements of reason, morality, and justice.
April 23, 2020 10:42 am
Social distancing was suggested as one of the precautionary steps to contain the virus. However, in a society like ours, where traditional social prejudices and hierarchies are deeply embedded, discriminatory practices can masquerade as social distancing.
April 15, 2020 9:55 am
Babasaheb was reluctant to accept Nehru’s advocacy for special status to J&K. Sardar Patel took the responsibility for unifying the nation and accordingly, he integrated 545 princely states to the Union of India.
April 14, 2020 11:58 am
It would be a great achievement for the nation if the people of the country respond to the challenge posed by the coronavirus by exercising their collective will and performing their duties. Many initiatives of PM Modi and some state governments are being appreciated globally.
April 06, 2020 8:27 pm
The president of Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi has appealed to OBCs and Dalits to show restraint and observe the day, also known as Bhim Jayanti, by paying tribute to the architect of the Indian Constitution from their home.
April 05, 2020 8:40 pm
"The floral garlanding of Babasaheb's statue is done by government officials in cities and at district-levels. But Dalit leaders should avoid coming near the statues. If the leaders come, followers will also gather there which will defeat the purpose of social distancing," Janrao said.
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.”
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.