Peace walk held to mark Gandhi`s departure from South Africa

A five kilometre peace walk was organised here on Sunday as part of an event to commemorate the centenary of Mahatma Gandhi`s departure from the shores of South Africa to India.

Withdraw remarks on RSS link to Gandhi killing: Rajnath tells Rahul

BJP president Rajnath Singh on Monday asked Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi to take back his "baseless" allegation of involvement of RSS in the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi.

BJP complains to EC against Rahul Gandhi, seeks de-recognition of Congress

Accusing Rahul Gandhi and Congress of flouting the Model Code of Conduct, BJP on Sunday complained to the Election Commission.

‘Seven central schemes named after Gandhis’

As many as 7 centrally sponsored schemes (CSS) are named after either father of the nation Mahatama Gandhi or former prime ministers - Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi, Parliament was informed on Monday.

`Narendra Modi has no right to invoke Mahatama Gandhi`s name`

Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh hit out at Narendra Modi, saying the Gujarat Chief Minister has "no right" to invoke Mahatma Gandhi`s name.

Digvijay Singh says Modi has no right to invoke Gandhi`s name

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh hit out at Narendra Modi, saying the Gujarat Chief Minister has "no right" to invoke Mahatma Gandhi`s name.

Planning university to uphold Mahatma`s philosophy: Assam CM

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Wednesday announced that a university would be set up in the state which would uphold the teachings and philosophy of the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi.

Gandhi Jayanti celebrated in China

Mahatma Gandhi`s 144th birth anniversary was today celebrated at Beijing`s picturesque Chao Yang Park, where Chinese children reciting famous Gandhian sayings attracted a big crowd.

I am following Gandhiji`s principle of non-violence: Sharmila

Activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who was Monday charged with attempting suicide for her fast unto death here in 2006 while demanding repeal of controversial AFSPA, said she is following Mahatma Gandhi`s principle of non-violence.

Auction of Gandhi`s memorabilia unfortunate: Azad

Terming the auction of belongings of Mahatama Gandhi as unfortunate, Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said he was not in favour of sale of these precious items.

Auction issue: Kishore writes to President for returning award

Giriraj Kishore, who was distressed over the auction of memorabilia associated with Gandhi wants to return the award.

Children celebrate Oct 2 as `Be The Change Day`

Several school children celebrated the 142nd birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation Mahatama Gandhi, as the `Be the Change Day`.

Nation pays tribute to Mahatama Gandhi

President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday led the nation in paying homage to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 63rd death anniversary.

Won’t use Mahatama`s picture: Montblanc to SC

International luxury giant
Montblanc on Monday assured the Supreme Court that it will not use
the picture and name of Mahatma Gandhi for commercial

Gadkari a political pygmy: Cong on his Modi-Gandhi remark

Congress on Saturday attacked BJP
president Nitin Gadkari for comparing Gujarat Chief Minister
Narendra Modi with Mahatma Gandhi, saying only a "political
lightweight" can make such a statement.

Gandhi and Modi both work for the poor: Gadkari

On his first visit to Gujarat
as BJP president, Nitin Gadkari on Saturday drew parallels between
the Mahatma Gandhi and Narendra Modi, saying both believed
that politics was an instrument to alleviate poverty.

Freedom fighters closer to Mahatma than me: Rajmohan

Paying tributes to surviving freedom
fighters in the country, Rajmohan Gandhi, grandson of Mahatma
Gandhi, today said the veteran leaders represented the spirit
of non-violence and peace espoused by the Father of the

SC notice to Centre, MNC on ‘misuse’ of Gandhi`s name

The Supreme Court today sought
a response of the Centre and an international luxury giant on
a PIL seeking to restrain the "misuse" of the picture and name
of Mahatma Gandhi for commercial purposes.

Gandhi`s name in Mont Blanc pen sparks controversy

A controversy has erupted over the use of Mahatma Gandhi`s name and image by Swiss luxury giant Mont Blanc for a Rs 14 lakh pen since the apostle of peace was known for simplicity throughout his life.