Argentina invokes Gandhi over disputed islands with Britain

 With Argentina still going through sovereignty disputes to reclaim the Malvinas, South Georgias and South Sandwich Islands and the surrounding maritime areas with Britain, the South American country is applying the way of Mahatma Gandhi`s `ahimsa` - truth, love and fraternity - that brought independence to India.

Govt soft on separatists in Kashmir: Opposition

Opposition on Monday accused the government in Lok Sabha of adopting "soft" stance against separatists in Kashmir and failing to check attacks on churches as well as Left wing extremism.

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.

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.

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose files should be declassified, says Deepender Singh

Congress MP Deepender Singh Hooda on Friday said that the files pertaining to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose should be declassified and the truth should come out.

Artistic freedom not above respect for father of nation: SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that the plea of artistic freedom could not be advanced to justify attribution of vulgar and obscene expletives to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi.

Artistic freedom not above respect for father of nation: SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that the plea of artistic freedom could not be advanced to justify attribution of vulgar and obscene expletives to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi.

India should get justice by getting permanent seat in UNSC: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked why India, which has "peace in its DNA" and is the land of Mahatma Gandhi and Gautam Buddha, had to wait for 70 years for the permanent seat in the UN Security Council.

Great leaders beyond one family, political party: BJP

The BJP on Tuesday said that great leaders like Mahatma Gandhi, Vallabhbhai Patel and BR Ambedkar cannot be the "property of a family or a political party".

Film on Nathuram Godse's life in the works

‘Godse Trial’, a film on the life of Nathuram Godse who assassinated Mahatma Gandhi, is in the making. Actor Darshan Pandya, seen in TV show ‘Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar’, will play the lead role.

Mahatma Gandhi's statue defaced in South Africa
Mahatma Gandhi's statue defaced in South Africa

A statue of Mahatma Gandhi here has been defaced by a group of people who threw buckets of white paint on it amid racist taunts.

PM Modi unveils bust of Mahatma Gandhi in Hannover

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday unveiled the bust of Mahatma Gandhi outside the City Hall in Hannover.

When Gandhiji first visited Delhi, 100 years back

It was exactly one hundred years ago on this day that Mahatma Gandhi, a feisty barrister newly returned from South Africa, stepped foot for the first time in Delhi.

When Nehru got request to start a new 'era' named after Gandhi

While numerous streets, places, parks and buildings have been named after him, a few months after Mahatma Gandhi's assassination, a rather unusual request was made to Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru to name an "entire era" after the Father of the Nation.

Gandhi, Nehru saw Subhas Chandra Bose as threat to their positions: Swamy
Gandhi, Nehru saw Subhas Chandra Bose as threat to their positions: Swamy

Launching a scathing attack on Gandhi and Nehru, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy said in a Tweet that they saw the revolutionary leader Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose as threat to their positions.  ​

PM Modi departs for Germany on second leg of three-nation tour
PM Modi departs for Germany on second leg of three-nation tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has departed from Paris for Germany as he commences the second leg of his three-nation tour. Modi's plane will land in the German city of Hannover.

DNA: Analysis of Giriraj Singh's racist comment on Sonia Gandhi

Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Wednesday made a racist comment on Congress president Sonia Gandhi calling “white-skinned”.

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Rahul Gandhi undertakes to appear before Bhiwandi court

A court at Bhiwandi in the district on Sunday asked the Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi to appear before it latest by May 8 in a defamation case filed against him by an RSS functionary for allegedly saying that Mahatma Gandhi's assassin was an RSS member.

Rahul Gandhi summoned by Bhiwandi court on May 8 for his 'RSS killed Gandhi' remark

A Bhiwandi court in Maharashtra on Monday summoned Congress vice president for his remarks against the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), while addressing an election rally in the state, blaming the outfit for assassination of Mahatma Gandhi.

Grammy award winner Ricky Kej pays tribute to IAS DK Ravi with song

Grammy-award winner Ricky Kej has paid a moving tribute to IAS officer DK Ravi, who died under mysterious circumstances, by dedicating to him a heart-touching Kannada song.