Narayana Murthy donates 200,000 pounds for UK Gandhi statue

Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy and his family have donated 200,000 pounds towards the statue of Mahatma Gandhi planned for Parliament Square here, helping in meeting the budget target of 750,000 pounds for the project.

‘If published in India then Charlie Hebdo cartoons would have never got support like in France'

Humour is a new sin. The intolerant world we are living in seems to have pushed this thought across us as was proved by the recent attack on French satirical magazine Charile Hebdo.

'Palestinians should learn from India's peaceful resistance'

 In a rare gesture, Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah participated in a reception here to celebrate India's Republic Day and told his people to learn from the Indian example of peaceful resistance.

President Pranab Mukherjee addresses nation on Republic Day eve

President Pranab Mukherjee addressing the nation on the eve of 66th Republic Day.

US President Barack Obama pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Raj Ghat

Barack Obama pays tribute to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat.

Gandhi's spirit is very much alive in India, Obama writes in visitor's book at Rajghat
Gandhi's spirit is very much alive in India, Obama writes in visitor's book at Rajghat

US President Barack Obama, who is known for his fascination with Father of Nation Mahatma Gandhi, on Sunday visited Bapu's memorial at Rajghat to pay his tributes to the great man.

President Obama pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi

US President Barack Obama on Sunday visited Raj Ghat to pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi at the final resting place of the Father of the Nation.

Barack Obama to plant a peepal tree sapling in Raj Ghat

US President Barack Obama will plant a Peepal tree in Rajghat garden.

US President Barack Obama arrives in India today amid unprecedented security
US President Barack Obama arrives in India today amid unprecedented security

President of the United States, Barack Obama, arrives in India on Sunday morning for a three-day state visit. His aircraft, Air Force One, will land at the Air Force Station at Palam here at about 10:00 am.

US Brewery agrees to rename 'Gandhi-Bot' beer

A US brewery that drew flak over its use of Mahatma Gandhi's name and images on beer cans on Saturday agreed to drop them from its bottles, terming it as the "right move" in the wake of complaints by the Indian-American community.

US beer-maker to stop using Gandhi name, images after complaints

A US microbrewery said on Friday it will stop using the name and image of the late Mahatma Gandhi on one of its beers after complaints that it was offensive to the Indian community.

Gujarat CM calls Modi a giant, equates him with Gandhi, Patel

Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Tuesday said that Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Patel and the Prime Minister Narendra Modi were "great sons" of the state.

NBA activist Medha Patkar cross examined in 2002 assault case

Social activist Medha Patkar, who heads NGO Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA), was cross examined before a local court in connection with the 2002 Sabarmati Ashram assault case against her.

Gandhians hurt over government's silence over divisive forces

Witnessing the danger of India`s unity in diversity and the spirit of co-existence getting affected, some Gandhians have expressed their disappointment over the government`s silence in such a state of affairs.

UN asks India to set target to cut down carbon emissions
UN asks India to set target to cut down carbon emissions

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Sunday asked India to set an ambitious target to cut down carbon emissions, saying it is in a unique position to lead sustainability, energy efficiency and fight against climate change.

Gandhi statue at British Parliament will cement India ties: David Cameron

Justifying the decision to install a Mahatma Gandhi statue at the Parliament Square here, Prime Minister David Cameron has said the initiative would lead to Britain cementing its historical connection with India.

British PM David Cameron supports Gandhi statue in London

 British Prime Minister David Cameron has offered support to the Gandhi Statue Memorial Trust's initiative to install a statue of Mahatma Gandhi at London's prestigious Parliament Square.

Rallies mark 100 years of Mahatma Gandhi's return to India

 Various events, including a rally from the spot he alighted in Mumbai, marked 100 years of Mahatma Gandhi's arrival in India from South Africa.

PM Narendra Modi dedicates Salt Mountain memorial to Mahatma Gandhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday morning inaugurated the Salt Mountain, a memorial dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi, built near the Mahatma Mandir complex here, the venue of the 13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD).

Amit Shah distances from Sakshi Maharaj's statement

Seeking to distance from party MP Sakshi Maharaj asking Hindu women to have four children, BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday said it was the former's personal remark and not party's stand.