Mahatma Gandhi

Adhir Ranjan again in Controversy this time with 'Ravan Ki Aulad'

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury attacked BJP over Anant Kumar Hegde's remark on Mahatma Gandhi. In a parliament Adhir Ranjan said those who abuse Mahatma Gandhi, they are children of Ravan.

Feb 04, 2020, 16:58 PM IST

Unnecessary controversy: Anantkumar Hegde denies calling Mahatma Gandhi's freedom struggle 'drama'

Hegde had said that Britishers did not give freedom because of Mahatma Gandhi's Satyagraha movement, but out of frustration.

Feb 04, 2020, 14:01 PM IST

BJP's Anantkumar Hegde sparks storm, labels Mahatma Gandhi's freedom struggle 'drama'

The former Union Minister said that the British did not leave India because of Gandhi's 'Satyagraha' movement and gave freedom out of frustration. 

Feb 03, 2020, 14:29 PM IST

Nation observes Mahatma Gandhi's 72nd death anniversary and Martyrs' Day, leaders pay tribute

President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, and CDS General Bipin Rawat paid tribute and laid wreaths decorated with multi-colour flowers to Mahatma Gandhi at Raj Ghat in the national capital.

Jan 30, 2020, 11:14 AM IST

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi at Raj Ghat after arrival in India

Bezos is on a three-day India visit starting from Tuesday. He is expected to attend an event organised by Amazon for MSMEs.

Jan 15, 2020, 07:48 AM IST

No compromise on Savarkar, says Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut

Hours after former Congress president Rahul Gandhi's statement on Savarkar, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said the Hindu ideologue had also a major contribution in the freedom movement like Jawaharlal Nehru and Mahatma Gandhi. 

Dec 14, 2019, 20:09 PM IST

Pragya Thakur removed from consultative committee of defence, barred from participating in parliamentary party meetings

Nadda said, "Her statement yesterday (Wednesday) in Parliament is condemnable. BJP never supports such a statement or ideology. We have decided that Pragya Singh Thakur will be removed from the consultative committee of defence, and in this session, she will not be allowed to participate in the parliamentary party meetings."

Nov 28, 2019, 11:47 AM IST

Odisha minister gives clarification on govt brochure terming Mahatma Gandhi's death an accident

The minister said that the officer responsible for the mistake has been dismissed from service and two others were asked for an explanation. He further added that within a month, a revised booklet will be published.

Nov 16, 2019, 18:38 PM IST

Odisha govt booklet describing Mahatma Gandhi`s death as 'accident' sparks row

The two-page booklet "Aama Bapuji: Eka Jhalaka" (Our Bapuji: A Glimpse) prepared by state school and mass education department said Mahatma Gandhi died due to accidental reasons on January 30, 1948.

Nov 15, 2019, 16:22 PM IST

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Oct 20, 2019, 12:32 PM IST

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Oct 20, 2019, 08:38 AM IST

Siddaramaiah should apologise to nation for his comments on Savarkar: Yediyurappa

"Former chief minister and opposition leader Siddaramaiah`s statement against Vinayak Damodar Savarkar is cheap. I condemn this with strong words," he said. "Veer Savarkar was a patriot, freedom fighter and even many Congress leaders are in favour of honouring Savarkar with the Bharat Ratna award," said Yediyurappa.

Oct 19, 2019, 00:00 AM IST

Exclusive: In conversation with Asaduddin Owaisi on Veer Savarkar

Watch the exclusive conversation with Asaduddin Owaisi on Maharashtra Elections and Veer Savarkar.

Oct 18, 2019, 14:24 PM IST

Godse killed Gandhi once, modern day Godses killing India daily: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi

All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi has made yet another attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government, alleging while it talks about Mahatma Gandhi, it has his assassin Nathuram Godse in its mind.

Oct 03, 2019, 08:24 AM IST

Burj Khalifa lit up with Mahatma Gandhi's image on his 150th birth anniversary - Watch

The iconic Burj Khalifa was lit up with a special LED projection for one hour to pay tribute Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary.

Oct 02, 2019, 22:19 PM IST

India is open defecation free, says PM Modi at Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that over 10 crore toilets have been built across India in the last five years and he praised the volunteers who worked tirelessly in villages to make Swachh Bharat Abhiyan a huge success.

Oct 02, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

Air India takes unique step to celebrate 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Air India shared the picture of the aircraft on its official twitter handle. A few days ago, Indian Railways also took a similar step by painting its diesel locomotives with the picture of Mahatma Gandhi in the trains running on the Mumbai-Pune and Mumbai-Konkan routes.

Oct 02, 2019, 21:26 PM IST

Bollywood remembers Mahatma Gandhi on 150th Birth Anniversary

On the occasion of the 150th Gandhi Jayanti on Wednesday, a string of Bollywood celebrities such as Shekhar Kapur, Arjun Kapoor and Sonali Bendre spoke of the impact of the Father of the Nation, and reiterated some of his words of wisdom.

Oct 02, 2019, 14:01 PM IST

Gandhi Jayanti: Empowering artisans, weavers by celebrating the spirit of Khadi

It's Gandhi Jayanti today (October 2) and in the year 2019, India is celebrating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation. Mahatma Gandhi presented Khadi as a symbol of nationalism, equality and self-reliance. Watch the modernisation of Khadi.

Oct 02, 2019, 13:52 PM IST