Atrocities against Dalits rising in UP
According to the National Commission for Scheduled Caste (NCSC), atrocities against Dalits have been on the rise in Uttar Pradesh ever since the present Samajwadi Party government took over
B.N. Mandal: The politician who lived socialism
Mandal held the view that the country’s fortunes would not change if only a handful of people continued ruling it; there would be real democracy only when the Backwards, Dalits and women got their due representation in government. He sought 60 per cent representation of these classes, besides Backward Muslims and Christians, in government
बी.एन मंडल समाजवाद को जीने वाले राजनेता
बी.एन मंडल का स्पष्ट अभिमत था कि जब तक इस देश पर मुट्ठी भर लोग शासन करते रहेंगे, तब तक देश की तकदीर नहीं बदलेगी। सच्चा लोकतंत्र तभी स्थापित होगा जब शासन में पिछडे, दलित और स्त्री समुदाय की भागीदारी सुनिश्चित होगी। उन्होंने शासन में इन समुदायों के अलावा पिछड़े मुसलमानों और ईसाईयों के लिए 60 प्रतिशत हिस्सेदारी की मांग की
Opposition leaders slam AIIMS faculty selection
Samajwadi Party leader Ram Gopal Yadav has questioned the selection process of the faculty at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) claiming that around 40 per cent of positions reserved for SCs, STs and OBCs were vacant despite competent candidates applying for these jobs.
Can the Janata Dal be resurrected?
The efforts to resurrect the Janata Dal seem to be more a desperate attempt of a bunch of frustrated leaders to maintain their stranglehold over their caste base than a genuine initiative to provide a viable alternative to the people
Mulayam Singh Yadav honoured
Samajwadi Party President Mulayam Singh Yadav, along with Supreme Court judge Justice AK Sikri, was conferred the LL.D. Honoris Causa at the first convocation of Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow