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Dec 29, 2018
'My support will be to the people': Jignesh Mevani on being asked about support for Rahul Gandhi's candidature for PMDalit rights activist Jignesh Mevani on Saturday was evasive when asked about his stand on Rahul Gandhi.
Dec 28, 2018
Bhima-Koregaon violence: Ahead of first anniversary of clashes, Pune Police on alert to prevent untoward incidentsViolence had marred the bicentenary celebration of the battle of Bhima-Koregaon and its repercussions had haunted Maharashtra for the next few months.
Oct 02, 2018
Jignesh Mevani meets Mamata Banerjee, urges her to contest 2019 Lok Sabha polls together to fight BJPJignesh Mevani on Monday called on West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and urged all "pro-poor progressive forces" to keep aside their ideological differences.
Sep 25, 2018
TIFF 2018: Anand Patwardhan’s Vivek is an exhaustive commentary on a diminishing democracyVivek, divided into eight chapters, is an exhaustive commentary on the way an orthodox, militant and right-wing Hinduism has taken over every bastion of democratic thought in India.
Aug 31, 2018
Arrests made in Bhima Koregaon raids attempt to 'overturn Constitution': Rights groups call for action against Maharashtra PoliceThe arrests of the five activists, in a nationwide crackdown on Tuesday, highlights the violation of all due procedures and is a mockery of the legal system, said a joint statement signed by over 30 civil society groups.
Jul 18, 2018
Rahul Gandhi’s grand ‘I am the Congress’ tweet fools nobody, people know politics is not a game for the piousThe Congress’ political trajectory since the 70s followed a course that tapped the social fault lines.
Jul 03, 2018
Demonetisation and GST 'lethal surgical strikes' by Narendra Modi on 125 crore Indians, says Gujarat MLA Jignesh MevaniPrime Minister Narendra Modi has executed a "lethal surgical strike" on 125 crore Indians by not providing jobs and implementing the note ban and the Goods and Services Tax (GST), Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani said.
Jun 29, 2018
New Dalit assertion in current political landscape forced parties to retreat to 'symbolism'; but will that be enough?The political landscape is changing rapidly, spurred most critically by a new Dalit assertion, which has made parties across the board scramble in their effort to keep constituents on board.
Jun 19, 2018
Rahul Gandhi turns 48: Congress chief, who once said 'power is poison', should focus on party rather than on 'hate Modi' missionA better thing for Rahul Gandhi to do will be to spend more time in nurturing the party and give us a straight fight, with a positive, alternate agenda in 2024.
Jun 18, 2018
Violence against Dalits: Fresh reports of atrocities highlight growing anger, outrage in communityYoung leaders of a nascent group of middle-class Dalits think and act differently from veteran leaders when it comes to the violence they face.