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Jan 24, 2017
RSS says Dalit icon BR Ambedkar never represented any caste, favoured religion and was pro-VedicIn the latest of the many "correct the past" assertions, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) recently stated that contrary to what is believed, Ambedkar was never opposed to the Vedic religion and didn't represent any caste,
Jan 17, 2017
Rohith Vemula's suicide: One year later, not much has changed at the University of HyderabadIf you analyse how events panned out post Rohith Vemula's suicide, you realise it was like a cat-and-mouse game being played out.
Jan 03, 2017
Supreme Court's verdict on religion, caste, race will affect BJP less than its political rivalsContrary to popular belief, Monday's landmark Supreme Court judgement deeming vote-seeking in the name of religion, caste, race and community or language illegal may affect the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) less than its political rivals
Jan 02, 2017
Supreme Court terming seeking votes based on religion illegal, a positive development: CPIThe CPI on Monday welcomed Supreme Court holding that appeal for vote on ground of religion amounts to "corrupt practice", but said the issue of caste and language needs to be addressed "carefully".
Sep 25, 2016
Separate Vidarbha state should be formed at the earliest, says Ramdas AthawaleUnion Minister Ramdas Athawale today reiterated his demand for separate Vidarbha state and said two new states should also be carved out of Uttar Pradesh.
Jul 06, 2016
Swathi murder case: Here are the 'lessons' girls should learn from this tragedyWe found this interesting article from a matrimonial website — Chennai Sai Sankara Matrimonials — soaked in overwhelming wisdom on 'lessons we should learn from the tragic episode of Swathi'.
Mar 14, 2016
Tamil Nadu: Dalit man hacked to death in full public view for marrying Thevar girl in TirupurA newly-wed couple was beaten up by goons in full public view in Udumalpet, Tirupur, on Sunday, after which the culprits then hacked the Dalit man to death.
Feb 05, 2016
Bengaluru shame: In Gandhi’s India, black eye for black eye, kaala for kaala, Tanzanian for Sudanese!It didn't matter to the attackers that the woman was in no way connected to the driver. Or that she was a Tanzanian, which is a separate country, some 2,100 kilometres from Sudan — the motherland of the aforementioned driver
Jan 20, 2016
Not campus politics, but Hyderabad University administration's apathy is the real problemStudents like Rohith Vemula are expected to become science writers and better minds, but no one decries the suspension that barred his entry from the library and all public spaces
Nov 17, 2015
Caste assertion, clashes in Tamil Nadu forcing Dravidian parties to recalibrate their politicsThe problem is that he hails from a village called Gopalasamudram, about 25 kilometres from the bustling Tirunelveli town in southern Tamil Nadu.