Gandhi monument unveiled in America's 'Little India'

A marble edifice bearing a bronze engraving of Mahatma Gandhi has been unveiled in this US city as part of celebrations to mark India's 69th Independence Day.

Justice Katju moves SC against Parliament's resolution

Justice Markendey Katju, former apex court judge, on Monday moved the Supreme Court seeking quashing of resolutions passed against him by both Houses of Parliament for calling Mahatama Gandhi and Subhash C Bose as British and Japanese "agents" respectively.

Tagore, Gandhi's ideas best way to counter terrorism: Prez Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee has said the ideas of truth, dialogue and non-violence espoused by Rabindranath Tagore and Mahatma Gandhi provide the best way to tackle the challenges of terrorism faced by the world community.

Sadhvi Prachi's remarks on Gandhi deprecated by Cong, SP

Congress MLAs on Thursday tried to move a censure notice in the Assembly on the derogatory reference made by VHP leader Sadhvi Prachi against Mahatma Gandhi, with her uttering alleging him as a "British agent" also drawing criticism from the SP government.

Dropping Gandhi Jayanti as holiday could be act of 'mischief' or 'typing mistake', says Goa CM
Dropping Gandhi Jayanti as holiday could be act of 'mischief' or 'typing mistake', says Goa CM

Controversy erupted over scrapping by Goa government of Gandhi Jayanti on October 2 from the list of public holidays but Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar later said it could be an act of "mischief" or a "typing mistake".

Jaitley to unveil Gandhi statue in UK at public ceremony

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will unveil the statue of Mahatma Gandhi at a ceremony open to the British public at Parliament Square in London on Saturday, the UK government announced on Tuesday.

Barack Obama’s comment on ‘religious intolerance in India’ was unwarranted

A section of people in India suffer from a certain kind of affliction. It really does not have a name but it is basically this — anything that the West says, especially the United States, becomes gospel truth for them. They are, to put it blatantly, ‘star struck’ with the West.

100-episode series on Mahatama Gandhi to be aired by AIR

In a tribute to Mahatama Gandhi on the centenary of his return to India from South Africa, Public broadcaster All India Radio has planned a 100-episode series on its FM radio network.

'Godse temple' issue: Case lodged against Hindu outfit leader

A case has been registered against a leader of Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha for allegedly making objectionable remarks and announcing that a "temple" dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse will be constructed here, police said on Friday.

Congress takes a dig at PM Modi unveiling Mahatma Gandhi statue in Brisbane

The Congress on Sunday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiling a statue of Mahatama Gandhi in Brisbane, Australia.

PM Modi 'touched' by enthusiasm of Indian community in Brisbane

Prime Minister Narendra Modi who unveiled the statue of Mahatama Gandhi here on Sunday said that he was 'touched' by the enthusiasm of the Indian community.

Public Service Broadcasting Day: AIR remembers Gandhi speech

To commemorate the first and only address by Mahatama Gandhi on All India Radio (AIR) on this day in 1947, the broadcaster on Wednesday held a prayer meeting at the Broadcasting House here.

PM Modi's love for our great Indian leaders

PM Modi often refers to India's great leaders in his speeches and takes inspiration from them.

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.