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Teachers’ Day Special: Savitribai Phule is regarded as the first female teacher of India. She was a feminist, a social reformer who worked for the abolishment of the caste system, a philanthropist, an anti-infanticide activist and a poet too.
Updated on Sep 05, 2019 02:55 PM IST
A section of politicians in Uttar Pradesh seem to have donned saffron to prove a point — their authority over religion and politics.
Updated on May 17, 2019 05:43 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Pawan Dixit
Dohare was reportedly upset about being denied a ticket by the BJP, which fielded Ram Shankar Katheria this time. Katheria was moved from Agra to Etawah
Published on Mar 29, 2019 04:32 PM IST
Congress president Rahul Gandhi inducted her into the party fold in the presence of party general secretary (east UP) Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and general secretary (west UP) Jyotiraditya Scindia.
Updated on Mar 03, 2019 07:43 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
The youngest Dalit MP in Lok Sabha, 37-year-old Savitri Bai Phule is expected to announce her next political move at a rally in Lucknow’s Ramabai Ambedkar Maidan on December 23.
Updated on Dec 07, 2018 11:17 AM IST
During a poll rally in Malakheda of Alwar district, Adityanath had said, “Lord Hanuman was a forest dweller, deprived and a Dalit. Bajrang Bali worked to connect all Indian communities together, from north to south and east to west.”
Updated on Dec 04, 2018 02:53 PM IST
Lucknow | By Press Trust of India
Savitri Bai Phule, the BJP’s Dalit MP from Bahraich, had on Tuesday described Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s cleanliness campaign or ‘swacchta abhiyaan’ a sham.
Published on Oct 04, 2018 02:49 PM IST
BJP Baharaich MP Savitri Bai Phule terms government’s cleanliness drive a publicity stunt, refuses to hold broom
BJJP’s Bahraich MP Savitri Bai Phule told HT that she didn’t want to just pose for the drive and so, did not hold the broom”. She said she has instructed the concerned officials to clean the district.
Updated on Oct 03, 2018 11:25 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bahraich | By Shariq Rais Siddiqui, Bahraich
BJP lawmaker from Bahraich Savitri Bai Phule said Jinnah was respected from the times of freedom struggle and his name should be taken with respect.
Updated on May 11, 2018 04:27 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Bahraich (UP) | By Press Trust of India
BJP MP from Bahraich Savitri Bai Phule alleges the Centre had remained a mute spectator to atrocities against Dalits during the ‘Bharat Bandh’
Updated on Apr 11, 2018 07:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By M Tariq Khan
BJP MP Yashwant Singh said in the letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi that Dalit MPs like him in the ruling party are victims of atrocities against scheduled castes and it has become difficult for them to answer to the community.
Updated on Apr 08, 2018 07:17 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Kumar Uttam
In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Robertsganj BJP MP Chhotelal accused CM Yogi Adityanath and two others of shrugging off his plea for help against several office-bearers of the Chandauli party unit who had allegedly targeted his brother.
Updated on Apr 05, 2018 07:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, Lucknow
Savitri Bai Phule’s anti-BJP pitch at the rally, where she repeatedly embarrassed her own party, is being viewed in the BJP as “pressure tactics” by the Dalit MP, who also runs an NGO that fights for women rights.
Published on Apr 02, 2018 01:49 PM IST