Einstein welcomed the Constituent Assembly’s decision to abolish untouchability !

To the Indian prime minister (1947–1964). Letter of June 13, 1947. (Einstein Archives 32–725) …………………………….. May I tell you of the deep emotion with which I read recently that the Indian Constituent Assembly has abolished untouchability? I know how large a part you have played in the various phases of India’s struggle for emancipation, and…

“Gandhi Murdabad”

  Activities of RSS & Hindhu Maha Sabha during Dec 1947 -Jan 1948 On December 6, 1947, Golwalkar convened a meeting of RSS workers in the town of Govardhan, not far from Delhi. The police report on this meeting says it discussed how to “assassinate the leading persons of the Congress in order to terrorise…

Frontline : current fortnight issue‏

COVER STORY: The importance of being Jawaharlal Nehru. By Benjamin Zachariah http://www.frontline.in/cover-story/the-importance-of-being-nehru/article6629608.ece Economic Vision: In the name of Nehru. By C.P. Chandrasekhar http://www.frontline.in/cover-story/in-the-name-of-nehru/article6635846.ece Development model. By Prabhat Patnaik http://www.frontline.in/cover-story/development-model/article6635850.ece Diplomacy: The middle path. By K.P. Fabian http://www.frontline.in/cover-story/the-middle-path/article6635852.ece Imagining the nation: Science as solution. By S. Irfan Habib http://www.frontline.in/cover-story/science-as-solution/article6635854.ece Idea of secularism: Secular, above all. By Prakash Karat http://www.frontline.in/cover-story/secular-above-all/article6629874.ece Opinion: Failed ideas.…