Gandhi at 150

611 prisoners released across India as part of Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

With the release of 611 prisoners on October 2, the total number of prisoners freed as part of the plan has gone up to 2,035 in the last one year.

published on : 4th October 2019

Aga Khan Palace in Pune reopens on Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

The national monument was closed for last one month for carrying out renovation and repair works.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Gandhi visited RSS Shakha in 1947, applauded workers' absence of divisive feelings: Mohan Bhagwat

Sangh swayamsevaks recall Gandhi and his values as part of their morning prayer in Shakhas.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Those who don't understand Mahatma Gandhi talk about NRC: West Bengal Congress

West Bengal Congress president Somen Mitra said that both the TMC government at the state and the BJP-led government at the Centre do not understand the principles of Mahatma Gandhi.

published on : 2nd October 2019

BJP miles away from Gandhi's principles yet celebrating his birth anniversary: Akhilesh Yadav

Participating in a party's programme on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, he said this is only a part of the saffron party's politics to hiding their wrong deeds.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Why PM Modi didn't object to Trump calling him 'father of India': Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

The chief minister also accused the BJP and the RSS of not recognising Mahatma Gandhi for long.

published on : 2nd October 2019

The shop where Gandhi got his glasses repaired, and the letter that got lost

Sonu Baijal's 130-year-old shop had the Mahatma coming there to get his glasses repaired.

published on : 2nd October 2019

UP legislature holds special session on Mahatma Gandhi's anniversary, opposition boycotts

The simultaneous sessions of the state assembly and legislative council begun at 11 am and will continue till Thursday night without a break.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Memories of that fateful day in 1948: Former scribe recalls coverage of Gandhi assassination

Journalist Walter Alfred was in office on evening of January 30, 1948 when Nathuram Godse pumped three bullets into Gandhi in Delhi's Birla House, now Gandhi Smriti.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Noida to get biggest plastic-waste made 'charkha' on eve of Gandhi Jayanti

Around 1,250 kg of plastic waste has been used to create the 'charkha', which has been installed in Sector 94 and would be inaugurated on Tuesday.

published on : 30th September 2019

October 2 not a holiday? West Bengal govt asks students to celebrate Gandhi Jayanti in school

As per a state government directive, the schools should air Mahatma Gandhi's thoughts on non-violence, peace, patriotism, communal harmony and universal brotherhood through events.

published on : 30th September 2019

Mahatma​ Gandhi's autobiography in Malayalam outsells others

Experts pointed out to Kerala's high literacy rate as the reason for the robust sales of its Malayalam translation.

published on : 30th September 2019

When Mahatma Gandhi was denied entry into Kanyakumari temple over his England visit

In an article, an upset Gandhi wrote that while he was allowed to make a complete circle, but wasn't permitted to go to the inner shrine of the Bhagavathy Amman temple.

published on : 30th September 2019