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Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar

Praveen Davar | How Ambedkar ensured Hindu society’s reform despite all odds

A saffron-clad swami went to the extent of saying “an ‘untouchable’ had no business meddling in matters normally the preserve of Brahmins”

14 Apr 2023 12:05 AM

2 prototypes ready for Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Memorial

The MMRDA had started the construction work last year. The memorial of Dr Ambedkar will be a 350 feet bronze statue.

06 Dec 2019 3:36 AM

Government to set up educational institute for EWS

The AMRUT will help EWS youths attain growth in areas such as industry and business and pursue higher education and foreign education.

21 Aug 2019 2:14 AM

Sushilkumar Shinde appeals to voters to elect him one last time

Criticising both contestants, the veteran Congress leader said that Mr Ambedkar had already given up the agenda of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar.

17 Apr 2019 3:33 AM

Will retain Nagpur seat by bigger margin: Nitin Gadkari

Mr Gadkari was earlier being projected by a section of the Sangh Parivar as the next PM replacing the incumbent Narendra Modi.

26 Mar 2019 3:49 AM


Decks cleared for Ambedkar memorial

The memorial will serve as a multipurpose entity, including as a vipasana (meditation) centre.

22 Aug 2018 2:45 AM

The ultimate triumph of Ambedkar

Demand fast trials against the perpetrators of the crimes in the Unnao and Badaun cases.

18 Apr 2018 12:53 AM

Dr Ambedkar memorial cost increases by Rs 100 crore, final cost touches Rs 763 crore

The contractor received the work order on Jan 2 and the work started from February 9.

03 Mar 2018 2:35 AM

Indu Mill issue returns to haunt BJP

The BJP in its manifesto had promised building the Dr Ambedkar memorial at Indu Mill, Dadar, in 2014.

08 Dec 2017 3:14 AM

Police, BMC prepare for incoming crowd in city against any untoward incident

Taking into consideration the Ockhi cyclone warning, fire brigade officers and the NDRF will be deployed at several places across the city.

06 Dec 2017 1:31 AM


Dadar civic schools host Ambedkar devotees in Mumbai

The civic agency has also deployed a team of doctors and arranged for ambulances around Chaitya Bhoomi, his Dadar-based memorial.

06 Dec 2017 1:27 AM

FTII divided over Ambedkar commemoration

The FTII Students Association, in April 15 and 16, hosted a programme called ‘Dalit Expression in Art and Literature’.

28 Apr 2017 1:50 AM

Now, cost of Ambedkar memorial rises by 10 per cent

The project, when proposed a decade ago, was pegged at Rs 435 crore and has seen an increase over the years.

17 Apr 2017 3:27 AM