Brahmins

  • Hindu organisation demands apology from Rajasthan Minister for remarks against Brahmins 18-02-2014 10:42 PM

    A Hindu organisation on Tuesday demanded an apology from a Rajasthan government minister for his alleged remarks against Brahmins. Sarv Brahmin Mahasabha in Jaipurdemanded an apology within 24 hours from Tribal Area Development Minister Nand Lal Meena for his alleged remarks as the Brahmins were responsible for the backwardness of...
  • How Gabbar Singh became a feared renegade: director Soumik Sen blogs 03-01-2014 12:54 PM

    The story of Gabbar Singh is the story of Gulab Singh. The son of dalit blacksmith Hari Singh, in a village in UP. The boy, mesmerized by the behroopiyas of the village (traveling folk artists who used to perform the ten avatars of Ravana) and always questioned how a puny...
  • Now, Bangalore townships sell plots only to Brahmins, Lingayat 11-11-2013 08:50 AM

    Bangalore: After the controversy over the Mumbai property advertisement that said 'No Muslims allowed', CNN-IBN has found that other cities too are spawning divisive colonies. Now, two walled townships are coming up just outside Bangalore, to cater to only certain communities. Shankara Agraharam or Vedic Village, as it's called is...
  • Rajasthan Brahmin group demands 14 per cent reservation 19-08-2013 02:54 AM

    Jaipur: Sarv Brahmin Mahasabha on Sunday demanded 14 per cent reservation in employment and education for the community members in Rajasthan under the Economically Backward Class (EBC), as promised by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot in 2003. The organisation will observe "Sankalp Diwas" on Monday in all district headquarters and submit...
  • Akhilesh promises to withdraw false cases lodged against Brahmans 12-05-2013 08:23 PM

    New Delhi: With an eye on Lok Sabha elections, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday promised that all false cases against Brahmans lodged under the SC/ST Act (Prevention of Atrocities Act) will be withdrawn. "There was a time when false cases were imposed on Brahmins. When we came...
  • Bizarre temple tradition trips Karnataka govt 09-12-2011 05:20 PM

    Bangalore: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Karnataka, already battling corruption scandals and dissidence, is now caught in a delicate balancing act over a bizarre practice at a famous temple. The practice, said to be 400 years old, involves people rolling over plantain leaves containing leftovers of meals consumed...
  • In Maya land, water comes at premium for upper castes 23-06-2008 02:40 PM

    Johannesburg: South Africa became the third ICC member to test pink balls in four-day day/night games, analysing issues such as rapid ball deterioration and likely bowler advantage during the trial game. The experiment in Potchefstroom involved North West Dragons hosting Chevrolet Knights in a game that had no first class...
  • Rajputs haunt Raje for unkept quota promises 04-06-2008 07:03 PM

    New Delhi: The BCCI has banned TP Sudhindra and four others for their involvement in spot-fixing during the Indian Premier League season five. Sudhindra, Mohnish Mishra, Amit Yadav, Abhinav Bali and Shalabh Srivastava were caught in a sting operation by a news channel in May. Sudhindra has been banned for...
  • Maya's challenge: Managing magic mix 12-05-2007 10:47 PM

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  • Mad scramble for Mayawati ringtone 12-05-2007 01:06 PM

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  • Mayawati's social remix a hit in UP 11-05-2007 02:11 PM

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  • The Brahmin-Dalit chemistry in UP 07-05-2007 12:57 PM

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  • Mayawati's experiment with vote 11-04-2007 08:12 PM

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  • Mayawati tries to woo Brahmins 12-11-2006 06:02 PM

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  • Mayawati asks Brahmins for b'day gift 11-11-2006 08:11 PM

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