Gandhi Jayanty

Those who indulge in politics of falsehood will not understand Mahatma: Sonia attacks Modi govt

The Congress chief also told party workers and leaders at Rajghat that the Mahatma's soul would be pained by what has been happening in India in the last few years.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Gujarat students write letters to Bapu, learn about non-violence

The initiative was launched by the trust of Sabarmati Ashram, set up by the Mahatma in 1917 on his return from South Africa, in coordination with the Gujarat government three months ago.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Rahul leads Congress 'padyatra' on Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

The 'Gandhi Sandesh Yatra' on Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary began from the Delhi Congress office Rajiv Bhavan at Deendayal Upadhyay Marg and headed to Rajghat.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Mahatma Gandhi showed love for non-violence is only way to defeat hatred: Rahul

The Congress president and former prime minister Manmohan Singh were among those who paid floral tributes to the father of the nation.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Citing 'savage state' of war, Gandhi wrote to Hitler and Allied Forces

Ever the man of letters, Gandhi's missives from the time lay bare his passionate belief in non-violence, the core of his philosophy and politics, and also his views on India's Independence.

published on : 2nd October 2019

How a closed railway crossing saved Mahatma Gandhi's life in 1934

It was suspected that Gandhi's nationwide campaign against untouchability led to this attack, but the assailant's identity remains unknown to this date.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Congress to organise 'Padyatras' to redeem Gandhism and Gandhi's India

The party has planned a week-long program that will mark the culmination of the year-long celebrations commemorating Gandhi's memory and it will re-emphasize his values.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Pranab Mukherjee to attend Gandhi's 150th anniversary celebrations at Harijan Sewak Sangh

According to Shri Bhagwan Sharma, the Delhi chief of the HSS, the institution was established in 1932 at Kingsway Camp here and registered in 1934.

published on : 2nd October 2019

'Will work hard to realise Bapu's dreams of creating better planet': PM pays homage to Mahatma

Congress president Sonia Gandhi, former PM Manmohan Singh, BJP veteran L K Advani, Union ministers Piyush Goyal, Hardeep Singh Puri, and BJP working president J P Nadda also paid tribute.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Bapu’s bathing stone a landmark in Odisha's Kendrapara

Spearheading the movement against untouchability, Gandhi had halted at Dhumat village on May 30, 1934. 

published on : 2nd October 2019

Whose Bapu? BJP, Congress caught in tussle over celebration of Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

Both the ruling and opposition parties have asked their leaders tor observing October 2 in a grand way with plans for holding padyatras, meetings in villages, and hosting programmes on Bapu.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Champaran: Where mall meets Mahatma but there's reverence and remembrance too

In a letter to his British disciple Madeleine Slade, who came to be known as Mirabehn, Mahatma Gandhi famously called Champaran the place that introduced him to India.

published on : 1st October 2019