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Jul 08, 2017
Tension in Bihar's Bhagalpur district after Mahadalit women denied entry in Kali templeThe women who were denied entry into the 200-year-old Kali temple on Friday.
Mar 28, 2016
Colours of Ambedkar: The Dalit advocate is now a pivotal symbol for all political partiesThe Ambedkarite symbol has become indispensable. Once a revolutionary for Dalit, now a symbol for all political parties, appropriated to incorporate individual identities.
Jun 09, 2012
On Monday, SC to hear Centre's appeal on sub-quota for minoritiesThe Union government has moved the Supreme Court challenging the Andhra Pradesh High Court order quashing the 4.5 per cent reservation for minorities.
Apr 30, 2012
Will govt move SC on promotion quota?Minister of State in PMO V Narayanasamy said discussions were being carried out between the Ministries of Law and Justice, and Social Justice and Empowerment.
Apr 23, 2012
Has the time come to elevate Ambedkar over Gandhi?It is a tragedy that BR Ambedkar is seen as only a Dalit icon, when his contribution to societal reform is as large, if not larger, than Gandhi's.
Apr 19, 2012
Bihar to launch caste census from 20 AprilRural Development Minister Nitish Mishra said the state administration is fully ready to begin the much awaited caste census from panchayats to district level.
Mar 30, 2012
Caste politics: Mumbai's Indu mills will be Ambedkar memorialThe long-pending contentious issue of providing land for the proposed BR Ambedkar memorial here has moved forward with the central government agreeing to transfer a mill premises for the project, an official said Friday.
Feb 17, 2012
Will 18% of UP's population decide UP's next government?If feedback from the field are any indication, Mulla Mulayam will remerge as the messiah of the community which feels ‘fooled’ by the Congress and ‘ignored’ by Mayawati’s Bahujan Samaj Party.
Feb 17, 2012
UP Muslims and the 'P' factorThe Peace Party may not win too many seats but it will certainly upset poll calculation of parties.
Feb 14, 2012
In UP, it’s dignity vs developmentPolitics is a great leveller. Caste politics is not about its uses.