November 26, 2022 1:59 pm
The day has been celebrated as Constitution Day since 2015 to commemorate the adoption of the Constitution of India by the Constituent Assembly in 1949.
November 23, 2022 8:57 am
Behind Uddhav Thackeray's invite to Prakash Ambedkar for an alliance against BJP, the example of their grandfathers (Prabodhankar, Babasaheb) who together took on caste system, social reforms
November 15, 2022 4:48 pm
Nehru and Ambedkar did not differ much in terms of ideology, but had significantly contrasting views about their execution, particularly with regard to their ideas on caste reservations, codification of Hindu law, and foreign policy. Kashmir too was an issue on which these two founders of modern India differed drastically.
October 30, 2022 5:03 pm
Dr B R Ambedkar’s perspective on agrarian problems are under-discussed in academic research or popular discourse. In fact, there is a tendency to diminish his large body of work on rural socio-economic transformation to his oft-quoted views on the regressive nature of the village.
October 22, 2022 8:01 am
Special rapporteurs are in charge of holding inquiries into violations and intervening in urgent situations. Ashwini was appointed as an independent expert by the UN Human Rights Council on Oct 7 and will take over in November.
October 13, 2022 6:15 am
Political parties acknowledge Babasaheb in perfunctory ways on special days associated with him mostly because Dalits, who revere him, constitute an influential votebank. But neither BJP nor AAP has lived up to what it says on Ambedkar in the Rajendra Pal Gautam controversy.
October 10, 2022 7:07 pm
An unsolved riddle so far is why the BJP's attack on Gautam was not countered by the AAP as an insult to Dalits
October 11, 2022 8:49 am
Political parties which claim to revere Ambedkar support his views as per their convenience
October 24, 2022 8:56 am
Compassion, liberty and equality are the underlying themes in Natchathiram Nagargiradhu and the subaltern claim to emancipatory universals is at the heart of this movie.
September 17, 2022 10:29 am
Ram Nath Kovind writes: The influence of Ambedkar on Modi is clearly visible in all his actions, programmes and policies.
December 06, 2020 10:28 pm
Ambedkar, known as the chief architect of the Constitution, passed away in 1956. His death anniversary is observed as 'Mahaparinirvan din'.
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.