Bhim Army
India  /  Published 21.12.19

Daryaganj violence: Bhim Army chief arrested

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad has been arrested in connection with the violence in Old Delhi's Daryaganj, police said on Saturday.Azad's outfit had organised a march from Jama Masjid to Jantar M...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.03.19

Azad to take on Modi in Varanasi

Dalit leader Chandrashekhar Azad alias Raavan on Friday announced he would contest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi in the coming general election.Addressing the Bahujan Hunkar rally...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.12.18

Ban timed with Bhima event

Maharashtra minister Deepak Kesarkar on Monday said Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad wouldn’t be permitted to hold rallies in the state till January 2, the ban coinciding with the first anniversa...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

India  /  Published 15.01.20

Azad bail order with unusual conditions

A Delhi court on Wednesday granted bail to Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad with several conditions, including a bar on visiting the national capital for four weeks.Kamini Lau, the additional sessi...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.02.20

HC allows Bhim Army to hold meet at ground near RSS HQ

The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court on Friday allowed the Bhim Army to hold a meeting of its workers at Reshimbagh Ground here on February 22, but imposed certain conditions.A division bench of ...
By PTI in Nagpur


India  /  Published 25.08.19

Signs of split in Ravidass movement

The movement against the demolition of a temple to Guru Ravidass appeared headed for a split on Sunday as leaders of several organisations met but kept a key outfit away from the talks.Chandrashekhar ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.08.19

Bhim Army media meet cancelled

The Indian Women’s Press Corps on Friday withdrew permission to a Dalit organisation to hold a news conference, one hour before the event was to begin. The Bhim Army, which had participated in a meg...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.02.20

Azad calls for Bharat Bandh

In 2018, another Supreme Court ruling had triggered a bandh called by various Dalit groups. The call led to widespread protests across the country, including incidents of violence in several parts of ...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.01.20

Azad rips Modi’s CAA claim on Dalits

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad on Friday dismissed as “dikhawa (eyewash)” Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s claim that his government was helping Dalits with the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.He...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 16.01.20

Right to protest is at risk

A court rebuking the police for detention without sufficient cause is becoming a rarity in India. The additional sessions judge at the Tis Hazari court in Delhi, however, did just that. At the bail he...
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