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Appropriating Ambedkar

Political outfits, social bodies, BHU line up plans to celebrate Dalit icon’s 125th birth anniversary

'His name is enough to mobilise people'

The newly-wed boarded a train from Gulbarga to come to Dadar Thursday. It was Rakhuma’s first train journey.


Sedition charges to stay,but cartoonist Aseem Trivedi freed

On his release,Trivedi paid obeisance at Dalit icon Babasaheb Ambedkar's shrine near jail.

Yet another Bhim Rao Ambedkar statue vandalised in UP: IGP

Unidentified persons damaged a statue of Dalit icon Bhim Rao Ambedkar in Dalmau.

Three Ambedkar statues vandalised in UP

Incident comes close on heels of Mayawati's statue being damaged in Lucknow.

Cartoon row: Dalit writers tell NCERT committee to change text as well

Highlighting the lack of empathy among the intellectuals towards the “Dalit viewpoint”,prominent Dalit and non-Dalit writers


Mayawati to announce Hapur as UP’s 73rd district

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati is set to announce Hapur as a new district when she visits the region on Wednesday.