Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary commemoration logo launched

Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary commemoration logo launched

President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday launched the logo for the commemoration of the 150th birth anniversary of the Father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi. The logo was unveiled during a function at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.

Sep 18, 2018, 13:51 PM IST
Mahatma Gandhi's blood pressure data records, treatment details to be published soon

Mahatma Gandhi's blood pressure data records, treatment details to be published soon

The commemorative issue of the Indian Journal of Clinical Research will be based on the theme Gandhi and Health and is slated to be released soon. 

Sep 13, 2018, 11:27 AM IST
Modi Sarkar might have arrested Mahatma Gandhi: Ramachandra Guha

Modi Sarkar might have arrested Mahatma Gandhi: Ramachandra Guha

Noted historian Ramachandra Guha on Tuesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government over the arrest activist Sudha Bhardwaj, saying that if Mahatma Gandhi was alive today, he would have defended the activist in the court himself. He added that the Mahatma would have done so if “Modi Sarkar hadn’t yet detained and arrested him too”.

Aug 28, 2018, 23:13 PM IST
Culture Ministry drafts 32-point plan to mark Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

Culture Ministry drafts 32-point plan to mark Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

A list of 32 activities has been prepared by the Culture Ministry to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, even as other government departments are in the process of readying their proposals for the October 2, 2018-March 30, 2019 extravaganza, a senior official of the ministry said.

Aug 22, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
Gangster Arun Gawli tops exam on Gandhian thoughts

Gangster Arun Gawli tops exam on Gandhian thoughts

Gangster Arun Gawli, serving life sentence for murder, has topped an exam based on Gandhian thoughts.

Aug 14, 2018, 10:59 AM IST
When Modi suggested Mahatma Gandhi sport a broom at Madame Tussauds

When Modi suggested Mahatma Gandhi sport a broom at Madame Tussauds

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had suggested that Mahatma Gandhi's wax figure at the Madame Tussauds in the national capital should show the Father of the Nation cleaning his surroundings with a broom.

Aug 14, 2018, 06:43 AM IST
Dalai Lama sorry for 'Mahatma Gandhi wanted MA Jinnah as PM' remark

Dalai Lama sorry for 'Mahatma Gandhi wanted MA Jinnah as PM' remark

The Dalai Lama had recently said that Mahatma Gandhi wanted MA Jinnah and not Nehru to become the PM of India.

Aug 10, 2018, 13:21 PM IST
Sui Dhaaga logo made in 15 different art forms

Sui Dhaaga logo made in 15 different art forms

From the east, the film's logo has been made in Pipli style from Odisha and handloom work from Assam, Kantha stitch work from West Bengal.

Aug 07, 2018, 06:31 AM IST
Gandhi ji treated goats as mata, stop eating mutton: Netaji's kin takes sarcastic jibe at cow vigilantism

Gandhi ji treated goats as mata, stop eating mutton: Netaji's kin takes sarcastic jibe at cow vigilantism

CK Bose says his subtle message comes at a time when the entire country is shocked by incidents of lynching.

Jul 28, 2018, 12:51 PM IST
Twin stamps of Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela to be released

Twin stamps of Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela to be released

"This year is important for India and South Africa as it is the 125th anniversary of the incident when Gandhiji was thrown out of a train at Pietermaritzburg station that led to Satyagraha," said the Counsel General of India to Johannesburg.

Jul 26, 2018, 22:18 PM IST
Barack Obama invokes Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, says believe in their vision

Barack Obama invokes Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, says believe in their vision

In an address in honour of anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela ahead of the 100th anniversary of his birth, Obama made a plea to his audience to preserve democratic freedoms as the key to peace.

Jul 18, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
I-PAC launches NAF as a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and to set the agenda for Lok Sabha elections 2019

I-PAC launches NAF as a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and to set the agenda for Lok Sabha elections 2019

Written over a period of time and last shared by Mahatma Gandhi in 1945 (73 years ago), this 18-point Constructive Programme outlined the key priorities for independent India.

Jul 10, 2018, 10:10 AM IST

Leaders cut party lines for 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi - Pics

The first meeting of the national committee for the commemoration of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi was held on Wednesday.  

May 02, 2018, 20:55 PM IST
Ambedkar's statue vandalised by miscreants in Rajasthan

Ambedkar's statue vandalised by miscreants in Rajasthan

Three people were on Thursday arrested for allegedly desecrating a bust of Mahatma Gandhi in Rajasthan's Rajsamand district.

Apr 05, 2018, 09:32 AM IST
Kangana Ranaut, Michelle Obama to promote Gandhian philosophy

Kangana Ranaut, Michelle Obama to promote Gandhian philosophy

National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut, who will soon represent India on an international platform, says she is inspired by Mahatma Gandhi's philosophy.

Mar 31, 2018, 19:06 PM IST
Supreme Court rejects plea seeking re-probe into Mahatma Gandhi assassination

Supreme Court rejects plea seeking re-probe into Mahatma Gandhi assassination

The apex court, which reserved its verdict on March 6, had made it clear that it would not go by "sentiments".

Mar 28, 2018, 14:13 PM IST
Rare signed photo of Mahatma Gandhi fetches over USD 41k at auction

Rare signed photo of Mahatma Gandhi fetches over USD 41k at auction

The photo dates to a period in which Gandhi, suffering from pain in his right thumb, opted to write with his left hand, a temporary inconvenience that lasted from August 8-December 19, 1931.

Mar 09, 2018, 11:02 AM IST
Kerala cops arrest ‘mentally unstable’ man for damaging Mahatma Gandhi statue, rule out politics

Kerala cops arrest ‘mentally unstable’ man for damaging Mahatma Gandhi statue, rule out politics

The statue of Mahatma Gandhi was damaged at taluk office in Taliparamba in Kannur district of Kerala.

Mar 08, 2018, 13:47 PM IST
Mahatma Gandhi's original letter on Jesus Christ up for sale

Mahatma Gandhi's original letter on Jesus Christ up for sale

A letter written by Mahatma Gandhi, in which he discusses the nature of existence of Jesus Christ, is up for sale and could be purchased for USD 50,000.

Mar 01, 2018, 11:20 AM IST
Rare signed photo of Mahatma Gandhi may fetch USD 10k at auction

Rare signed photo of Mahatma Gandhi may fetch USD 10k at auction

A signed vintage photo of Mahatma Gandhi, walking alongside Madan Mohan Malaviya, is expected to fetch USD 10,000 at an auction in the US.

Feb 26, 2018, 13:42 PM IST

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