March 18, 2020 10:46 am
The increasing disillusion of Dalits with the BSP and Mayawati’s reluctance to nurture any young Dalit leader has opened up the political space for Azad.
March 16, 2020 1:10 am
The party is likely to fight the polls in UP in 2022 in alliance with O P Rajbhar’s Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party as part of a larger alliance — the Bhagidari Sankalp Morcha.
March 15, 2020 7:53 pm
Earlier this month, Azad had met Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party (SBSP) president Om Prakash Rajbhar and had hinted at the formation of a new political front in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Assembly elections in 2022.
March 03, 2020 7:34 am
Azad, who had earlier announced to form a new political party much to the chagrin of BSP chief Mayawati, met SBSP president Om Prakash Rajbhar for nearly half an hour.
February 22, 2020 9:47 pm
Asserting that the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens was the agenda of the RSS, Azad urged the state government to declare that it was against it, warning that if it does not do so, agitations would continue to increase.
February 23, 2020 8:41 am
Bharat Bandh today, 23rd February 2020: In its order on February 9, the Supreme Court had ruled that states are not bound to provide reservation in appointments and promotions and that there is no fundamental right to reservation in promotions.
February 21, 2020 5:24 pm
The Court's direction came on a petition filed by the Bhim Army's Nagpur district unit chief Prafulla Shende against the refusal by city police to grant permission to hold the programme at Reshimbag ground.
February 21, 2020 2:04 pm
The sprawling ground is close to the headquarters of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and the Kotwali police had earlier denied permission for the gathering, citing law and order issues.
February 18, 2020 10:20 pm
The Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court was hearing a plea by Bhim Army seeking quashing of the police order.
February 13, 2020 3:32 am
Azad also urged MPs and MLAs belonging to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes to build pressure on the government to bring an ordinance to nullify the ruling.
November 19, 2018 9:37 am
Chandrashekhar AzadBhim Army co-founder and chief talks about where his organisation fits into the politics of the country, his views on the Congress and the BJP.