Vinayak Damodar Savarkar

Taal Thok Ke: Why Congress have problem with Bharat Ratna award for Savarkar?

Taal Thok Ke: This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke which brings to you panel discussion on concurrent issues. Why Congress have problem with Bharat Ratna award for Vinayak Damodar Savarkar?

Oct 15, 2019, 20:28 PM IST

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel claims Savarkar pitched 2-nation theory before Jinnah, BJP terms it 'poll shock'

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said it is a historical fact that in Hindu Mahasabha, Vinayak Damodar Savarkar had proposed that Hindustan should be independent as two nations.

May 28, 2019, 10:35 AM IST

Congress tweets attack on RSS minutes before Pranab Mukherjee's address at its Nagpur headquarters

The Congress raised the RSS's opposition to its actions during the freedom struggle and its links to Nathuram Godse.

Jun 07, 2018, 19:06 PM IST

Veer Savarkar remembered on his 52nd death anniversary

Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, fondly known Veer Savarkar, is being remembered on his 52nd death anniversary on Monday. Tributes were paid to the great freedom fighter and who recalled him as the epitome of selflessness, patriotism and courage. Savarkar died on this day in 1966.

Feb 26, 2018, 10:35 AM IST

Was there a second assassin of Gandhi: PIL in SC questions

The petition by Dr Pankaj Phadnis has claimed that the Justice J L Kapur Commission of Inquiry set up in 1966 had not been able to unearth the entire conspiracy that culminated in the killing of the Father of the Nation.

May 28, 2017, 19:59 PM IST

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray demands 'Bharat Ratna' for Veer Savarkar

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray wants Bharat Ratna award for freedom fighter Vinayak Damodar Savarkar.

Apr 24, 2017, 09:08 AM IST

Jesus Christ was a Tamil Hindu, worshipped Lord Shiva: RSS co-founder's book

The book `Christ Parichay` is written by Ganesh Damodar (Babarao) Savarkar, one of the founders of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.

Feb 23, 2016, 12:34 PM IST

Gandhi praised Ram, Savarkar Durga when two shared stage in London

Nearly four decades before Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated and Vinayak Damodar Savarkar was put on trial for conspiracy, the two had shared stage for Dussehra celebrations in London where one praised pacifist Rama and the other the demon-slayer Durga.

Jan 24, 2016, 12:40 PM IST

Savarkar didn't think cow was sacred, Sharad Pawar reminds Hindutva votaries

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday said that the Hindutva ideologue Vinayak Damodar Savarkar didn't hold cow as a scared animal.

Oct 18, 2015, 23:51 PM IST