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Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay | Nehru, Ambedkar and the BJP: Revisiting of history?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has personally led this new-found public embrace and appropriation of Dr Ambedkar’s legacy

11 Apr 2022 12:28 AM

The business of elections

Aslam, who has a clothing shop, used to sell party-related merchandise every election season.

14 Apr 2019 1:02 AM

BR Ambedkar Jayanti fuels politics over his legacy

PM Modi credits dalit icon for his rise; Congress calls BJP ‘anti-dalit’.

15 Apr 2018 5:23 AM

Row over Ambedkar event being axed in DU

Cluster innovation centre director Harinder P. Singh did not respond to calls or messages from PTI.

13 Apr 2018 4:50 AM

Ambedkar Jayanti: MHA asks states to beef up security

Another advisory was sent before the April 10 strike called by people opposed to caste-based reservations in jobs and education.

13 Apr 2018 1:51 AM


Nitish, Paswan to share dais on Ambedkar event

According to observers, the two veteran leaders have never been on the same page earlier.

10 Apr 2018 1:26 AM

Samajwadi Party to celebrate Ambedkar Jayanti

The party will use the event to mingle with its new ally, the BSP.

04 Apr 2018 1:52 AM

Rahul Gandhi fails to get nod for Saharanpur visit

About a dozen police vehicles were set ablaze and 12 policemen were injured on May 9.

27 May 2017 1:18 AM

BJP MP booked after violence in Uttar Pradesh town

The police said that about 300 people had participated in the violence, whom the police was trying to identify.

23 Apr 2017 3:54 AM

'Undeserving' people got Bharat Ratna before 1990, says BJP MP

When asked about the choice of words in his speech, the BJP MP said his language was only meant for the local audience.

18 Apr 2017 11:21 AM


Mayawati chooses brother as successor, surprises party

Anand Kumar is the most trusted member of the BSP president’s family and takes care of her finances.

15 Apr 2017 4:58 AM

Modi launches BHIM-Aadhaar platform, announces incentives

BHIM-Aadhaar, the merchant interface of the BHIM App will pave the way for digital payments by using the Aadhaar platform.

14 Apr 2017 2:54 PM

Digital Payments: Modi to launch BHIM-Aadhaar facility

27 banks already on board with 3 lakh merchants for accepting payments using BHIM-Aadhaar platform.

14 Apr 2017 11:23 AM