Mahatma Gandhi

Maintaining credibility a major challenge before media, says Haryana CM

Maintaining credibility a major challenge before media, says Haryana CM

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday said that contribution of media to society cannot be ignored in the present day world, but maintaining credibility is a major challenge confronting it.

Dec 10, 2017, 21:27 PM IST
Sambit Patra calls PM ‘desh ka baap’, Congress seeks Modi’s apology

Sambit Patra calls PM ‘desh ka baap’, Congress seeks Modi’s apology

During a debate on a television news channel, Patra had termed PM Modi as “Desh ka baap”.

Dec 10, 2017, 10:10 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi to hit two-day campaign trail for Gujarat Assembly elections today

Rahul Gandhi to hit two-day campaign trail for Gujarat Assembly elections today

Voting for the two-phase polls are scheduled for December 9 and 14. The vote count will take place on December 18.

Nov 24, 2017, 07:31 AM IST
Nathuram Godse a 'Mahapurush'? Never said so: BJP minister

Nathuram Godse a 'Mahapurush'? Never said so: BJP minister

BJP minister Lal Singh Arya has categorically denied calling Nathuram Godse, the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi, a “Mahapurush”.

Nov 22, 2017, 08:43 AM IST
Mere Pyare Prime Minister: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra unveils first poster

Mere Pyare Prime Minister: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra unveils first poster

In the poster, we can see a little boy pointing towards a sketch on the wall depicting a toilet.

Nov 20, 2017, 11:06 AM IST
Complaint against Hindu Mahasabha for installing Nathuram Godse's statue

Complaint against Hindu Mahasabha for installing Nathuram Godse's statue

A complaint has been filed against Hindu Mahasabha for installing Nathuram Godse's statue at their office in Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior.

Nov 17, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
UN expert finds holes in 'Swachh Bharat Mission', gets panned

UN expert finds holes in 'Swachh Bharat Mission', gets panned

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet 'Swachh Bharat' mission on Friday came in for sharp criticism by a top UN expert on sanitation who said it "lacked a holistic human rights approach", drawing swift reproval from the government.

Nov 10, 2017, 23:53 PM IST

Kerala CM, Tharoor condemn 'threat' against Kamal Haasan

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday condemned the comments reportedly made by a Hindu outfit leader that people like actor Kamal Hassan should be "shot dead".

Nov 05, 2017, 22:47 PM IST
Mahatma Gandhi's bust set on fire in MP's Morena, case registered

Mahatma Gandhi's bust set on fire in MP's Morena, case registered

Some unidentified persons on Tuesday set Mahatma Gandhi's bust on fire in Madhya Pradesh's Morena district. 

Oct 31, 2017, 12:54 PM IST
Tushar Gandhi moves Supreme Court opposing re-probe of Mahatma Gandhi murder

Tushar Gandhi moves Supreme Court opposing re-probe of Mahatma Gandhi murder

The petition filed by Mumbai-based Dr Pankaj Phadnis has sought reopening of the probe on several grounds, claiming it was one of the biggest cover-ups in history.

Oct 30, 2017, 11:35 AM IST
Congress pushed Nehru-Gandhi garbage into minds of people: Assam BJP MP

Congress pushed Nehru-Gandhi garbage into minds of people: Assam BJP MP

A BJP MP from Assam came under attack on Sunday for comparing Mahatma Gandhi and India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru with garbage.

Oct 23, 2017, 09:31 AM IST

Know why a re-probe into Mahatma Gandhi's murder is being demanded

Indian Supreme Court will be hearing a PIL seeking re-investigation of Mahatma Gandhi's murder. But, on what basis this re-probe is being demanded.

Oct 06, 2017, 22:51 PM IST
Who killed Mahatma? SC appoints amicus on plea seeking re-probe of MK Gandhi's assassination

Who killed Mahatma? SC appoints amicus on plea seeking re-probe of MK Gandhi's assassination

The PIL claims Gandhi's assassination is one of the biggest cover-ups in history and could involve a 'foreign hand'

Oct 06, 2017, 11:48 AM IST
Mahatma Gandhi's spectacles missing from Porbandar's Manek Chowk statue

Mahatma Gandhi's spectacles missing from Porbandar's Manek Chowk statue

Just a day after the nation celebrated 148th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, it has now come to light that the spectacles from his statue installed at Porbandar's Manek Chowk in Gujarat have gone missing.

Oct 03, 2017, 17:09 PM IST

Congressional resolution introduced to celebrate birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

An influential US lawmaker has introduced a Congressional resolution to commemorate the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and encouraged Americans to observe the International Day of Non-Violence in honour of the apostle of peace.

Oct 03, 2017, 09:04 AM IST
6 things about Mahatma Gandhi that tripped Britishers

6 things about Mahatma Gandhi that tripped Britishers

Gandhi had realised that changes at grassroot level are the key to the country's development – a move not expected by the Britishers

Oct 02, 2017, 13:34 PM IST

Mahatma Gandhi's 148 birth anniversary commemorated in China

The statue of Gandhi carved by China's acclaimed sculptor and artist Yuan Xikun was installed in Chaoyang Park 2005.

Oct 02, 2017, 12:51 PM IST

Rajghat gets Mahatma Gandhi statue

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Monday unveiled a 1.8 metre-tall bronze statue of Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat on the occasion of his 148 birth anniversary.

Oct 02, 2017, 12:40 PM IST
Mahatma Gandhi, Modi not enough. Swachh Bharat vision needs 125 crore Indians: PM

Mahatma Gandhi, Modi not enough. Swachh Bharat vision needs 125 crore Indians: PM

A positive spirit of competition has been created due to the swachh Bharat Mission, said the PM Modi,

Oct 02, 2017, 12:23 PM IST
Lessons for a lifetime: Taking a leaf out of Mahatma Gandhi's book for good health

Lessons for a lifetime: Taking a leaf out of Mahatma Gandhi's book for good health

Gandhi led a very simple and frugal lifestyle, setting a perfect example for all of us to follow and on his 148th birth anniversary, we remember Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi's life as more than a story of a great and outstanding personality.

Oct 02, 2017, 11:42 AM IST