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Ambedkar - hero for all political parties

Mahatma Gandhi called them Harijans. He carried out temple entry campaigns for them. The Harijans at that time were untouchable. They were strictly not allowed to enter temples. At the same time Babasaheb Ambedkar held different views from Gandhi. Afternoon Despatch & Courier, 2 weeks ago
New Indian Express

Woman Poisons 3 Kids, Kills Self

Bodies of Kumari Harijan and her son Nilu | EXPRESS PHOTO NABARANGPUR:A Dalit woman of Nabarangpur district poisoned her three children before consuming pesticide herself and set her house on fire on Tuesday. The deceased are Kumari Harijan (29), ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago Woman poisons three kids, herself to death  Odisha Television3 weeks ago

Bathing is almost a luxury in Harijan Street in Berhampur

To take a proper bath poor people have to travel a km or two to reach the houses of others. This is the state of crisis faced by around 3,000 poor people not from any extreme rural pocket but from Harudakhandi Harijan Street and adjoining areas ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Business Line

The beginning of an end to open defecation

How Harijan Pally in Nadia, West Bengal, became the epicentre of a clean revolution In April 2015, Nadia was declared the first open defecation-free district in India. Two more districts in West Bengal Hugli and Burdwan, and Bikaner in Rajasthan quickly ...
 Business Line1 month ago

Dalit woman commits suicide after killing 3 children in Odisha

Kumari Harijan (29) first gave poison to her three children,and then consumed it herself Financial problems seemed to have played a role in the death, says police. A Dalit woman allegedly poisoned her three children, set her house on fire and committed ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago Triple murder-suicide in Odisha: Poverty drives Dalit woman to kill self and three children in Nabarangpur district  Firstpost.com3 weeks ago FAMILY - Dalit woman commits suicide after killing 3 children in Odisha  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago PTI - FAMILY - Dalit woman commits suicide after killing 3 children in Odisha  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago

Establishment of rights for Dalits, Harijans demanded

Bangladesh Dalit Parishad and Bangladesh Harijan Oikya Parishad hold a discussion at CIRDAP auditorium in the capital on Monday. — New Age photo Dalit and Harijan leaders urged the government on Monday to ensure their rights as enjoyed by other ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 month ago
Assam Tribune

When availing basic needs becomes a struggle

KABITA DUARAH An open water pipe over a filthy drain at Fatasil Harijan Colony. GUWAHATI, March 16 - As the State is gearing up for the forthcoming Assembly elections, the anti-incumbency factor seems to have gripped the voters, who are ready for ...
 Assam Tribune1 month ago

Shylock, the Wronged

BENGALURU: Ever since theatre director S Surendranath watched Guy Masterson performing Shylock, the idea of taking a re-look at the character has played on his mind. That was a couple of years ago, part of a solo festival that came straight from ...
 New Indian Express4 hours ago

From red to white

l in the hills that surround the tiny village of Lanjigarh in Kalahandi district, Odisha, is full of bauxite — the source material for aluminium used in everything from aircraft to beer cans. Yet, mining in Niyamgiri hills has been scuppered due ...
 New Delhi Pioneer5 hours ago

Half-hearted measure

12:13 am Political fire fighting often oscillates between the carrot and the stick. The long extended pro-quota Patidar stir in Gujarat has the Anandiben Patel government groping around for an answer but thus far to no avail. The earlier effort of ...
 The Freepress Journal1 day ago
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