CM Bommai instructs to start construction of hostels soon

Saturday, October 29th, 2022

Bengaluru : Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai instructed officials to start the construction of Deendayal Upadhyaya Souharda Hostel, 100 Ambedkar Students Hostels and 12 residential schools which are announced in the State Budget after the next Cabinet meeting. Reviewing progress of of SCSP and TSP schemes in the Departments of Public works and Rural Development & […]

Constitution has played an important role in unification of India: CM Bommai

Friday, November 26th, 2021
Constitution Day

Davangere : Constitution has played an important role in unification of India, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said. The Chief Minister in his address after reading the preamble of the Constitution as part of the ‘Constitution Day’ celebration lauded Indian constitution as the best in the world. “Our constitution guarantees freedom of speech, religion and expression. […]

Buddha, Basava, Ambedkar, Mahaveer are timeless: CM Bommai

Thursday, November 25th, 2021

Bengaluru :  Buddha, Basava, Ambedkar and Mahaveer are timeless. Their philosophy and ideals are eternal, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said here on Thursday. Speaking after inaugurating the “National Budha Dhamma Convention’ organised by Vishwa Budha Dhamma Sangha and Nagasena Budha Vihara as part of the Constitution Day celebration, Bommai said, “Ideals and principles of Budha, […]

‘Ambedkar wanted Sanskrit to be official language of India’

Monday, October 8th, 2018

Mangaluru: National organising secretary of Samskrita Bharati Dinesh Kamath said here on Sunday that Sanskrit taught the science of pronunciation. Speaking on the topic, “Samskrita in education”, at a programme organised by the city unit of Samskrita Bharati at Canara College, he said that if one learnt Sanskrit, any language of the world could be […]

Modi, BJP leaders shedding crocodile tears for Dalits : Selja Kumari

Saturday, May 5th, 2018

Mangaluru: Elections are coming out of the central government in the elections. Congress leader and former minister Kumari Shelja said in Mangalore that there was no moral right to talk to Prime Minister Modi on Ambedkar. Dalit issues at the grass root level remain flammable. The Dalit Violence Act has been weakened. Rajiv Gandhi’s law […]

Ambedkar never confined himself to a particular community or religion : Pramod Madhwaraj

Saturday, April 15th, 2017

Udupi : District In-charge Minister Pramod Madhwaraj said ideologies of Dr B R Ambedkar and Mahatma Gandhi should be spread all over, especially among the students, to make them morally and intellectually rich. He was speaking after inaugurating a state-level learning workshop on Ambedkar organised by district administration, Youth Empowerment and Sports Department and Zilla […]

Srinivas Prasad unleashes scathing attack on Siddaramaiah

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
Srinivas Prasad

Mysuru: Former minister V Srinivas Prasad has said that Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has no moral right to speak about social justice as a few incidents in the recent past have revealed his true face. Prasad was reacting to Siddaramaiah’s jibe that those who were advocating ideologies of B R Ambedkar and Basavanna were joining BJP, which is against […]

Society will face execution if not empowered: Prof PL Dharma

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
Dalit Sangharsh Samiti

Mangalore : P L Dharma, professor of political science at Mangalore University inaugurated the ‘Social transformation day’ organized by DK Karnataka Dalit Sangharsh Samiti, as part of 123rd birth anniversary celebrations of Dr B R Ambedkar at Town Hall on April 28, Monday. Speaking after the inaugural, he said that the society will face such […]

Dalit youth urged to benefit from govt schemes

Monday, May 14th, 2012
Coastal Dalits

Mangalore :  A Seminar on  “Coastal Dalits towards Becoming Successful Industrialists and Entrepreneurs” was organized by Ambedkar Memorial Foundation in Mangalore  on  May 13, Sunday. Speaking as a resource person, SG Hegde, Joint Director of District Industries Centre, Mangalore,called upon Dalit youth  to make best use of the various government schemes available for them. He […]

Dr. Ambedkar Day celebrated with Cultural events in Town Hall

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

Mangalore: Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s Memorial Day was celebrated with music, dance and songs, also felicitations by BRA Social Cultural Association at the Town Hall in city on Monday (Dec 19). The evening began with light film songs. KPCC secretary K.P. Nanjundi was the chief guest. Mayor Praveen Anchan (MCC), Bunts Sangha president Ajit K. Rai […]