PM Modi pays homage to Dr Ambedkar on 124th birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid homage to the Father of the Indian Constitution, Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, on his 124th birth anniversary.

Ambedkar memorial: Will perform 'bhumipujan' if govt doesn't, says Congress

Opposition Congress on Monday said its workers will perform the 'bhumipujan' of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar's memorial here on April 14 if the BJP-led Maharashtra government fails to do so by then.

Tension in parts of Thane over FB post on Ambedkar

Tension prevailed in few localities in Thane, nearly 35 km away from Mumbai, after Republican Party of India (RPI) activists took to streets over an allegedly defamatory post of Dalit icon Babasaheb Ambedkar on Friday, police said.

Article 370 blocked development of Jammu and Kashmir: Gadkari

Senior BJP leader and Union Minister for Transport and Shipping, Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday joined the row over Article 370 saying that the development of Jammu and Kashmir got blocked due to the Constitutional provision that bestows special status on the State.

Communal forces should introspect Ambedkar`s conversion: Shinde

Sushilkumar Shinde said communal forces should ask themselves why Babasaheb Ambedkar chose to convert to Buddhism.

Maha CM pays tributes to Babasaheb Ambedkar on his birth anniversary

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan on Sunday paid tributes to Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar on the occasion of his 122nd birth anniversary.

TN leaders pay floral tributes to Ambedkar

Political leaders in the state led by Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on on Sunday paid floral tributes to the Chief Architect of the Indian constitution, Babasaheb Ambedkar, on the occasion of his 123rd birth anniversary.

Don`t mention caste in school certificate, says Ambedkar

The mention of caste should be removed from school leaving certificates, Prakash Ambedkar, grandson of Babasaheb Ambedkar and Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh President, has said.

Athawale thanks Centre for decision on Indu Mill land

Scores of Ambedkar followers are expected to gather here tomorrow, the death anniversary of the architect of the Constitution.

Cong questions `urgency` for Thackeray`s Shivaji Park memorial

Against backdrop of cacophony of demands over late Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray`s memorial, Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) questioned "urgency" to rush for structure at Shivaji Park.

Raj Thackeray insulted Ambedkar: alleges Athawale

MNS chief Raj Thackeray has insulted Babasaheb Ambedkar, RPI leader Ramdas Athawale alleged here on Tuesday.

Will ensure an Ambedkar memorial: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said here that Babasaheb Ambedkar is the father of the Constitution and his government will ensure a befitting memorial for him.