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Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi leader Prakash Ambedkar threatens to jail EC for two days if voted to power

Ambedkar, who is also a three-time MP, made the statement during a rally in Yavatmal district of Maharashtra.

Apr 04, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

Prakash Ambedkar stirs controversy, says 'will jail EC for two days if voted to power'

Taking cognisance of Ambedkar's statement he made during a rally in Yavatmal district of Maharashtra, the state election commission sought a report from local poll officials.

Apr 04, 2019, 16:14 PM IST

Congress, NCP reach out to Prakash Ambedkar to join anti-BJP front

Prakash Ambedkar, grandson of architect of the Constitution late B R Ambedkar and head of the Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi, has put conditions for joining the anti-BJP 'maha aghadi' (grand alliance) ahead of the Lok Sabha polls.

Mar 03, 2019, 12:05 PM IST

RSS a terror organisation, their workers may have dangerous things at homes: Prakash Ambedkar

Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh (BBM) president Prakash Ambedkar on Sunday attacked the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh calling them terrorists. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 28, 2019, 13:06 PM IST

RSS a terror organisation, their workers may have dangerous things at homes: Prakash Ambedkar

Questioning the intent behind them keeping arms at home, he said that the houses of the RSS workers should be searched. 

Jan 28, 2019, 11:16 AM IST

Watch: Top 19 news stories of the day, January 18th, 2019

In this new show of Zee News watch 19 stories of the day. This show brings to you detailed information on every single story. Watch full video to know more.

Jan 18, 2019, 19:40 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Why is AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi angry on Rahul Gandhi?

The AIMIM chief offered friendly approach towards Indian Nation Congress (INC) and Nationalist Congress demanding a respectable number of seats to BBM calling Prakash Ambedkar his elder brother. He also dared Congrees chief Rahul Gandhi and said that he will come to Amethi and give bhadkau bhashan. Watch Taal Thok Ke segment to know more: Why is AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi angry on Rahul Gandhi?

Jan 18, 2019, 18:42 PM IST

Asaduddin Owaisi reaches out to Rahul Gandhi in Maharashtra rally, but with a rider

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has said that he is willing to compromise with the Congress party if Rahul Gandhi gives respectable number of seats to Prakash Ambedkar.

Jan 18, 2019, 09:21 AM 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

Live updates: After day of unrest, massive Maharashtra bandh called off

The authorities on Wednesday suspended the remaining services of AC local in view of the ongoing protests over Koregaon-Bhima violence.

Jan 03, 2018, 07:44 AM IST

Koregaon-Bhima violence: Bandh in Maharashtra today; CM appeals for calm

Dalit leaders have called for a state-wide bandh across Maharashtra on Wednesday.

Jan 03, 2018, 06:18 AM IST

Presidential poll: Left may propose Gandhi and Ambedkar, but open to suggestions

Former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar and ex-home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde are believed to be among the others being considered by the opposition parties.

 

Jun 22, 2017, 15:43 PM IST

Prakash Ambedkar, grandson of BR Ambedkar, emerging top pick of Left for President's post

Prakash Ambedkar, a former MP and grandson of BR Ambedkar, is emerging as as the top pick of Left parties for the presidential election against the NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind.

Jun 21, 2017, 19:22 PM IST

Rohith Vemula's brother, mother to embrace Buddhism in Mumbai today

Today is the 125th birth anniversary of Babasaheb Ambedkar, the Dalit icon and the principal architect of the Indian Constitution.

Apr 14, 2016, 08:45 AM IST

Ambedkar questions propriety of 'shastra pujan' by RSS

Former MP and senior RPI leader Prakash Ambedkar on Saturday questioned the propriety of 'shastra pujan' (worship of weapons) by the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), which is part of its annual ritual during Dussehra celebrations.

Oct 24, 2015, 15:09 PM IST

BJP, RSS should take care of cattle past their prime: Prakash Ambedkar

Prakash Ambedkar, grandson of Dalit icon BR Ambedkar, on Saturday said the BJP and RSS should take care of the cattle, who are past their prime but cannot be slaughtered, owing to the ban to this effect imposed by the BJP-led government in Maharashtra.

May 03, 2015, 01:04 AM IST

RPI moves Bombay HC seeking to dissolution of Maha Assembly

 RPI led by Prakash Ambedkar on Wednesday moved the Bombay High Court seeking dissolution of the newly-formed assembly in Maharashtra and imposition of President's rule, contending that the government has been functioning "illegally" since November 8.

Nov 12, 2014, 23:11 PM IST

Modi wave fading: Prakash Ambedkar

`The Narendra Modi wave` which swept the Lok Sabha elections earlier this year was on the decline and it may not fetch similar results for BJP in the coming Maharashtra assembly elections, Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh president Prakash Ambedkar said here on Saturday.

Aug 02, 2014, 20:22 PM IST

AAP rejects Prakash Ambedkar`s offer of potential alliance

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday rejected the offer of Prakash Ambedkar-led Maharashtra Democratic Front (MDF) for a potential alliance.

Mar 10, 2014, 23:12 PM IST

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.

Jan 18, 2013, 18:51 PM IST