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Bal Gangadhar Tilak

PM Narendra Modi remembers Bal Gangadhar Tilak and Chandra Shekhar Azad on their birth anniversary

Remembering Chandra Shekha Azad, PM Narendra Modi said that he was a brave and determined revolutionary, who sacrificed his life for the freedom of the country.

Jul 23, 2019, 09:55 AM IST

India observes 98th death anniversary of Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak: A look at his famous quotes

On this day of August 1, India observes the 98th death anniversary of Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak.

Aug 01, 2018, 13:18 PM IST

Rajasthan Class 8 book calls Lokmanya Tilak 'father of terrorism', sparks row

The chapter is also reportedly poorly phrased, with strong ideological opinions.

May 12, 2018, 09:36 AM IST

Ganesh Visarjan 2017 live: Devotees in Maharashtra bid adieu to Ganpati Bappa—Watch

On Ananta Chaturdashi, devotees bid adieu to Ganpati Bappa. 

Sep 05, 2017, 13:06 PM IST

Maharashtra Police launches probe after booking Bal Gangadhar Tilak's great-grandson Rohit Tilak for rape

Rohit Tilak is the grandson of late Jayantrao Tilak, who was a senior Congress leader and Member of Parliament.

Jul 18, 2017, 22:42 PM IST

BJP Corporator Mukta Tilak elected Pune mayor

Mukta Tilak, BJP's four-time Corporator and a descendant of freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak, was today elected as the mayor of Pune.

Mar 15, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

Pune's new mayor is descendant of Bal Gangadhar Tilak – Know more about Mukta Tilak

The BJP grabbed 98 of the 162 seats in the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) in the last month's elections, enough for Mukta Tilak to get the coveted post.

Mar 10, 2017, 12:46 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Lala Lajpat Rai on birth anniversary

Lala Lajpat Rai was born on January 28, 1865, and died on November 17, 1928.

Jan 28, 2017, 11:05 AM IST

PM Modi pays tribute to Chandra Shekhar Azad, Bal Gangadhar Tilak on birth anniversaries

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tribute to freedom fighters Chandra Shekhar Azad and Bal Gangadhar Tilak on their birth anniversaries.

Jul 23, 2016, 11:52 AM IST

DNA: Today in History | December 25, 2015

Check out the historical events took place on today's date in this segment.

Dec 26, 2015, 12:23 PM IST

APJ Abdul Kalam, Dashrath Manjhi to appear on stamps

The Centre will issue commemorative stamps of 25 great personalities, including former president APJ Abdul Kalam, Union Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Monday.

Aug 24, 2015, 18:08 PM IST

DNA: Zee Media's reality check of fake doctors

Zee Media's reality check of fake doctors.

Jul 23, 2015, 23:39 PM IST

Mumbai’s landmark Girgaum Chowpatty renamed 'Swaraj Bhoomi’

The Maharashtra government has accepted a long-standing proposal to rename Mumbai’s landmark Girgaum Chowpatty as ‘Swaraj Bhoomi’ in honour of freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak.

Mar 19, 2015, 10:36 AM IST

Om Puri to play Bal Gangadhar Tilak onscreen

Actor Om Puri will be seen as freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak in his upcoming venture titled ‘Chapekar Brothers’.

Feb 17, 2015, 14:16 PM IST

PM offers floral tributes to Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered floral tributes to noted freedom fighter Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak, on his 158th birth anniversary in the Central Hall of Parliament.

Jul 23, 2014, 13:22 PM IST

Modi pays tribute to Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday paid floral tribute to freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak on his 158th birth anniversary.

Jul 23, 2014, 13:02 PM IST

President greets nation on Ganesh Chaturthi

President Pranab Mukherjee greeted the nation Sunday on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi and exhorted the people to make fresh efforts towards building a "new, just, strong and caring India where people live in happiness and harmony".

Sep 08, 2013, 16:30 PM IST

`Veracity of Tilak`s audio clip matter of faith`

Even as a record collectors` group said a rare recording of `Lokmanya` Bal Gangadhar Tilak`s voice is fake, the late freedom fighter`s family maintained that the clip is accurate.

Oct 13, 2012, 21:31 PM IST