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Wednesday, December 02, 2020

caste politics


The curious case of caste in Bhojpuri cinema

October 11, 2020 7:38 pm

Like much of Bihar, the modern Bhojpuri cinema is shaped by caste, and is yet unable to tackle it head-on.

The Limits Of Rationality

October 01, 2018 12:35 am

The smarter we are, the more likely we are to re-affirm our political biases.

Gujarat assembly polls: Caste politics rule the roost

December 05, 2017 1:57 pm

As per political pundits, this Assembly poll will be a battle to win that "extra four to five per cent vote share". The BJP cannot afford to lose that while the Congress is trying its best to attract the castes which are 'angry' and can fill in that gap in the vote share.

Why ‘caste-neutral’ women hold key in Nitish poll battle in Bihar

July 31, 2015 7:44 am

In caste-ridden Bihar, women have been a loyal constituency for the CM Nitish Kumar.

After Haryana sweep, BJP eye on Assembly polls

May 17, 2014 1:50 am

Chief Minister Hooda’s son only Cong winner, Yogendra Yadav finishes 4th

BJP MLAs shifted to Muzaffarnagar jail

October 06, 2013 12:04 am

Hundreds of their supporters gathered at the Muzaffarnagar court.

Blow to Mulayam,Mayawati: HC bans caste-based rallies in UP

April 09, 2014 5:55 pm

The ruling comes in the backdrop of the BSP recently organising Brahmin Bhaichara Sammelan.

Paswan slams Nitish for playing caste politics

January 25, 2012 7:29 pm

He says Kumar had no moral right to question others if they speak for welfare of any community.

For election ticket,anything from dyed in ‘caste’ letters to English speaking skills

November 26, 2011 12:11 am

Aspirants for 2012 Assembly poll tickets from various constituencies are trying their best to woo the party high command — while a few are showing the support letters of various organisations,a few others are seeking tickets based on caste politics.

BJP will make UP 'caste politics' free if voted to power: Gadkari

November 19, 2011 9:35 pm

He says BJP will provide 50 lakh new employment opportunities for the youth in the state.