Dr BR Ambedkar

&TV applauds Ramji Maloji Sakpal, the inspiring father of Dr BR Ambedkar, this Father's Day

Drawing inspiration from the teachings of Ramji Sakpal, here are some of the &TV actors sharing their views on why they look up to him and his contribution to Dr Ambedkar's life and learning.

Jun 19, 2020, 15:25 PM IST

Dr BR Ambedkar's birth anniversary declared as national holiday

April 14 has been declared a close holiday for all central government offices including industrial establishment throughout India.

Apr 08, 2020, 20:53 PM IST

&TV presents life story of Babasaheb - 'Ek Mahanayak – Dr BR Ambedkar'

"However good a constitution maybe, if those who are implementing it are not good, it will prove to be bad. However bad a constitution maybe, if those implementing it are good, it will prove to be good” - Dr BR Ambedkar.

Dec 17, 2019, 14:33 PM IST

Those who sing 'Vande Mataram' are anti-India, says BR Ambedkar's grandson Prakash, faces flak

Prakash is the grandson of Dr BR Ambedkar and heads the Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh.

Oct 24, 2018, 07:18 AM IST

What vandalism? BJP's Ram Madhav says Lenin's statue removed by people who put it

Ram Madhav says no statue has been damaged in Tripura. He clarifies that Lenin's statue that created an uproar for being taken down was actually on private land and brought down by the property owners.

Mar 09, 2018, 08:40 AM IST

Legislature, judiciary and executive should work to strengthen each other: PM Modi

The National Law Day is observed on November 26, the day on which the Constitution of India was agreed to by the Constituent Assembly in 1949. 

Nov 26, 2017, 17:18 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to address 'Ambedkar Mahakumbh' in Mhow today

PM Narendra Modi is due to visit Mhow in Madhya Pradesh, the birthplace of Dr BR Ambedkar, who is regarded as the chief architect of the Indian Constitution, on his 125th birth anniversary on Thursday.

Apr 14, 2016, 09:11 AM IST

BJP has undermined democracy in Uttarrakhand, Arunachal Pradesh: Sonia Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi slammed the BJP on Monday, saying that they had undermined democracy in Uttarrakhand and Arunachal Pradesh.

Apr 11, 2016, 20:18 PM IST

RBI to issue Rs.10 coins to mark birth anniversary of Ambedkar

: The RBI will shortly put into circulation coins Rs. 10 denomination to commemorate the occasion of 125th birth anniversary of Dr. BR Ambedkar.

Mar 31, 2016, 12:37 PM IST

Babasaheb Ambedkar was a 'Vishwa Manav': Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Babasaheb Ambedkar was as iconic as Martin Luther King who fought for the oppressed. Modi said.

Mar 21, 2016, 11:38 AM IST

'Ambedkar resigned as law minister from Nehru's cabinet when govt refused to back Hindu Code Bill'

Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday revealed the 'reason' behind the Dr BR Ambedkar's resignation from Jawaharlal Nehru's cabinet.

Jan 31, 2016, 07:22 AM IST

India celebrates its 67th Republic Day today; PM Narendra Modi salutes Dr Ambedkar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended Republic Day greetings and paid tributes to those “great personalities” who framed our Constitution.

Jan 26, 2016, 07:25 AM IST

Lok Sabha to discuss incidents of 'intolerance' on Monday

Rule 193 relates to short duration discussion sought by a member desirous of raising a matter of urgent public importance.

Nov 29, 2015, 23:21 PM IST

Constitution rejected theocracy, says Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the Constitution framed by Dr. BR Ambedkar rejected theocracy.

Nov 27, 2015, 13:16 PM IST

Ambedkar's London house event: Oppn irked at not being invited

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis is set to embark on a three-day visit to London along with PM Modi.

Nov 10, 2015, 12:30 PM IST

Govt releases stamp on Dr Ambedkar; to release coin on him

Government Wednesday released a commemorative postal stamp on Dr B R Ambedkar and said it will come out with a coin in his honour.

Sep 30, 2015, 16:04 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi to be in Ambedkar's birth place on Tuesday

Continuing his campaign of reaching out to less privileged sections, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will be visiting Mhow on Tuesday, the birthplace of Dr B R Ambedkar around whose work and ideology struggles of the suppressed classes are centred.

Jun 01, 2015, 23:40 PM IST

PM Modi unveils foundation stone of Dr BR Ambedkar International Centre

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday laid the foundation stone of Dr BR Ambedkar International Centre here, and said, “If Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar was not there, where would Narendra Modi be...I thi

Apr 20, 2015, 20:53 PM IST

Rangasamy pays tributes to Ambedkar

Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangasamy on Tuesday led the Union Territory of Puducherry to pay floral tributes to the champion of the poor and the downtrodden Dr BR Ambedkar on his birth anniversary.

Apr 14, 2015, 15:23 PM IST

Maharashtra govt gives nod to Ambedkar memorial in London

Maharashtra government has given its nod to pay Rs 35 crores to acquire a property where Dr BR Ambedkar lived during his stay here and convert it into a memorial of the architect of India's Constitution.

Jan 25, 2015, 12:27 PM IST