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Vellore woman A Sneha Parthibaraja wins 9-year-long battle for a 'no caste, no religion' identity
India

Vellore woman A Sneha Parthibaraja wins 9-year-long battle for a 'no caste, no religion' identity

A Sneha Parthibaraja, who practices at the Tirupattur court, is probabaly the first one in the country to be given such a certificate by the tahsildar TS Sathiyamoorthy. The document noted that she has ‘no caste, no religion’

Ramachandra Guha's new book on Gandhi to release in September; chronicles his role in freedom movement
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Ramachandra Guha's new book on Gandhi to release in September; chronicles his role in freedom movement

The book will reveal Mahatma Gandhi to the readers just as he was understood by his contemporaries

National Law Day: Narendra Modi says Constitution's energy can be channelled to create 'New India'
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National Law Day: Narendra Modi says Constitution's energy can be channelled to create 'New India'

Narendra Modi speaking at the valedictory function of the National Law Day celebrations said that constitution is the soul of India's democratic systems.

Ramdas Athawale says Modi govt not anti-Dalit, reservation for oppressed community to remain
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Ramdas Athawale says Modi govt not anti-Dalit, reservation for oppressed community to remain

Ramdas Athawale on Saturday said the Narendra Modi government is not anti-Dalit and asserted that reservation for the oppressed community will remain intact.

Ram Rahim Singh convicted: Ramdas Athawale urges Dalits not to go, support self-styled babas
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Ram Rahim Singh convicted: Ramdas Athawale urges Dalits not to go, support self-styled babas

Ramdas Athawale has asked Dalits not to support self-styled godmen like convicted Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

Narendra Modi's war on black money incomplete without taxing farm income
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Narendra Modi's war on black money incomplete without taxing farm income

The case for not taxing agricultural income is weak and only the fear of being perceived as "anti-farmer" has been holding political parties back. The key is to change the narrative around making such a move by highlighting its inherent benefits.

Sonia Gandhi falls ill, cuts short roadshow in Varanasi, PM Modi wishes her quick recovery
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Sonia Gandhi falls ill, cuts short roadshow in Varanasi, PM Modi wishes her quick recovery

Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday called off her Varanasi roadshow mid-way due to high fever. The Congress President was in Varanasi to launch INC's UP campaign.

Triple whammy: ABVP seeks renaming of JNU's library, convention centre, stadium ground
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Triple whammy: ABVP seeks renaming of JNU's library, convention centre, stadium ground

JNU students who are members of BJP's student wing ABVP have written to President Pranab Mukherjee and HRD Ministry demanding that the university's library be renamed after BR Ambedkar.

Chandrababu Naidu pays tribute to Ambedkar; launches year-long celebrations
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Chandrababu Naidu pays tribute to Ambedkar; launches year-long celebrations

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu launched the year-long celebrations of the 125th birth anniversary of Dr B R Ambedkar in Vijayawada on Thursday by paying glowing tributes to the architect of the Indian Constitution.

'Perpetual thorn to upper-caste pieties': How Ambedkar shaped modern India
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'Perpetual thorn to upper-caste pieties': How Ambedkar shaped modern India

As India celebrates the anniversary of the great social thinker and reformer Dr B R Ambedkar, here are some glimpses of the major milestones in his journey.

Your Nagpur versus my Nagpur: To counter BJP and RSS, Congress turns to Ambedkar
Politics

Your Nagpur versus my Nagpur: To counter BJP and RSS, Congress turns to Ambedkar

The battle over the legacy of Dr BR Ambedkar just got more intense. The Congress has decided to counter the aggressive bid of the BJP and its ideological fountainhead Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).

Water crisis, farmers' app, FIFA Under-17 and more: PM Modi's 'Mann ki Baat' this month
India

Water crisis, farmers' app, FIFA Under-17 and more: PM Modi's 'Mann ki Baat' this month

With the water table dropping substantially in some parts of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the government is constructing five lakh 'farming pools' even as he urged people to resort to water conservation methods like creating small reservoirs.

Financial inclusion is at the core of our focus: PM Modi at ST/SC entrepreneurs conference
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Financial inclusion is at the core of our focus: PM Modi at ST/SC entrepreneurs conference

Financial inclusion is at the core of the government's focus and the Centre is working for the empowerment of people especially those belonging to backward classes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said

Modi inaugurates Ambedkar memorial, says he 'lifted us all to a higher cause'
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Modi inaugurates Ambedkar memorial, says he 'lifted us all to a higher cause'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated a memorial here dedicated to Dr B R Ambedkar over two months after India acquired the bungalow where he lived.

Modi to lay foundation stone for two Mumbai metro routes, Ambedkar memorial on Oct 4
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Modi to lay foundation stone for two Mumbai metro routes, Ambedkar memorial on Oct 4

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation for two new Mumbai Metro routes and a world-class memorial for Dr. B. R. Ambedkar here on October 4.

Government discontinues stamps of Rajiv, Indira Gandhi
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Government discontinues stamps of Rajiv, Indira Gandhi

Government has decided to discontinue stamps of former Prime Ministers, Rajiv and Indira Gandhi, under the new definitive theme of postal stamps.

This is Dr Ambedkar's house in London which Maha govt bought for £3.1 million
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This is Dr Ambedkar's house in London which Maha govt bought for £3.1 million

A file photo of the bungalow in London, where Dr B R Ambedkar had lived. The Maharashtra government has sealed the deal to acquire the ownership of the house.

'Judges appoint judges': SC bench takes exception, pulls up Attorney General Rohatgi
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'Judges appoint judges': SC bench takes exception, pulls up Attorney General Rohatgi

The Supreme Court on Monday witnessed sharp exchanges when it took exception to Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi using the phrase "judges appointing judges" to attack the collegium system and observing that B R Ambedkar would have turned in his grave at the way the power was taken away from the executive.

Rahul Gandhi had no moral right to visit Ambedkar's birthplace: BJP
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Rahul Gandhi had no moral right to visit Ambedkar's birthplace: BJP

Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot on Thursday said that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi had "no moral right" to