Tag: Gandhian

In Aurangabad, Naxalism not an issue until after polls

In Aurangabad, Naxalism not an issue until after polls

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pitted against each other, these old-time rivals from Congress and BJP have one thing in common in this Naxalism-affected Lok Sabha constituency. Asked how they propose to tackle Naxalism, both say they will talk about it only after the elections. In a constituency where Rajputs and Yadavs constitute the numerically dominant groups, with a substantial […]

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Jagjivan Ram

Jagjivan Ram

| November 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Babu Jagjivan Ram (5 April 1908 – 6 July 1986), known popularly as Babuji, was a freedom fighter and a social reformer hailing from the scheduled castes of Bihar in India. He was from the Chamar caste and was a leader for his community.  He was instrumental in foundation of the ‘All-India Depressed Classes League’, an organization dedicated to attaining equality for untouchables, […]

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