Satyagraha

DNA: Today in History, February 12, 2018

Watch this segment of DNA to know the important historical events that took place on February 12, 2018. Satyagraha movement was started by Sadar Vallabhbhai Patel on Feb 12, 1928. Abraham Lincoln was born on Feb 12, 1809.

Feb 12, 2018, 22:59 PM IST
'Follow the Mahatma' march in Netherlands on Gandhi Jayanti

'Follow the Mahatma' march in Netherlands on Gandhi Jayanti

A bicycle personally used by Mahatma Gandhi will be displayed at the Grote Kerk in The Hague as part of the activities.

Sep 21, 2017, 18:15 PM IST

If BJP-ruled Maha, UP can give waiver, why can't MP: Scindia

The Devendra Fadnavis-led government on Sunday announced a loan-waiver for farmers and decided to form a committee to work out the debt-relief criteria.

Jun 15, 2017, 16:46 PM IST

Mandsaur violence: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan meets deceased farmers' kin, gives Rs one crore aid

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday visited Mandsaur where six people were killed in police action.

Jun 15, 2017, 00:09 AM IST

Scindia on 72-hour 'satyagraha' in farmers' support

Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia on Wednesday launched a 72-hour 'satyagraha' here in support of farmers, three days after Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan called off his indefinite fast on the issue.

Jun 14, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
Want to work in films which remain memorable: Amrita Rao

Want to work in films which remain memorable: Amrita Rao

Actress Amrita Rao who has not been seen in films lately wants to work in films which stay in the memories of viewers.

Aug 30, 2015, 12:40 PM IST

Walk commemorating Mahatma Gandhi organised in South Africa

Over 3,000 people from all walks of life participated in an annual charity walk here to honour Mahatma Gandhi who proposed his philosophy of Satyagraha while living in South Africa.

Apr 20, 2015, 13:32 PM IST

Walk organised in South Africa in honour of Gandhi

The walk was led by two Gandhi look-alikes dressed in the traditional dhoti worn by the iconic Indian leader.

Apr 20, 2015, 02:46 AM IST

Take inspiration from Gandhi on cleanliness: Naidu

Urging people to take inspiration from Mahatma Gandhi on cleanliness, Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said the Father of the Nation`s vision of `clean India` goes beyond a set of physical targets for construction of toilets.

Mar 12, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

Scholars mark 100 years of Gandhi's return to India

Academicians from around the world who converged here to mark the centenary of Mahatma Gandhi's return to India from South Africa have called for adhering to Gandhian principles for promoting inter-religious dialogue.

Mar 03, 2015, 11:00 AM IST

Scholar mark 100 yrs of Mahatma Gandhi's return to India

Academicians from around the world who converged here to mark the centenary of Mahatma Gandhi's return to India from South Africa have called for adhering to Gandhian principles for promoting interreligious dialogue.

Mar 03, 2015, 04:49 AM IST

Academics mark 100 years of Gandhi's return to India in South Africa

Academicians from around the world converged here to mark the centenary of Mahatma Gandhi's return to India through a discourse on his association with South Africa, where seeds of his 'Satyagraha' were sown.

Feb 27, 2015, 19:34 PM IST

Indie films on Ajay Devgn`s wish list

At a time when independent movies like "Ship of Theseus" and "Lunchbox" have created a furore in the domestic market and abroad, actor-producer Ajay Devgn too wants to venture into "feel good" and "small budget" films.

Jun 29, 2014, 17:44 PM IST

Kareena Kapoor ‘fine’ with acting in commercial films

ctress Kareena Kapoor, who has been part of commercial films like the 'Golmaal' franchise and 'We Are Family', says even the biggest stars including yesteryear actresses Parveen Babi and Zeenat Aman have been part of commercial films and she doesn’t see anything wrong in featuring in such movies.

Jun 28, 2014, 21:55 PM IST

No script has moved me like `Zakhm`: Ajay Devgn

Ajay Devgn, who was given a National Film Award for his performance in `Zakhm`, says he misses hearing scripts as moving as the 1998 movie. He feels the new generation writers in Hindi filmdom are not penning such scripts anymore.

Jun 25, 2014, 21:08 PM IST

Amrita Rao spends time with kids in Mumbai

Amrita Rao was recently spotted spending time with kids of `Pratham` NGO in Mumbai.

Jun 20, 2014, 17:48 PM IST

JD-U to field filmmaker Prakash Jha in LS polls

Prakash Jha will contest the Lok Sabha election from Bettiah parliamentary constituency in Bihar on a Janata Dal-United ticket

Mar 07, 2014, 14:10 PM IST

Amitabh Bachchan named Star of the Millennium

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was honoured with the Star of the Millennium award at the Big Star Entertainment Awards 2013 here.

Dec 20, 2013, 11:01 AM IST

Amitabh Bachchan crosses seven million mark on Twitter

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has amassed a following of over seven million on microblogging site Twitter.

Nov 06, 2013, 12:13 PM IST

Ajay Devgn off Twitter

Actor Ajay Devgn has quit microblogging site Twitter, but with a promise to return soon.

Oct 24, 2013, 21:33 PM IST