Mahatma Gandhi

Indian, Pakistani brothers reunite 75 yrs after Partition with help of YouTuber

Separation of families is part of a series of heart-wrenching consequences of the 1947 Partition. Decades later, a Pakistani farmer is helping reunite families separated by Partition. Dhillon, 38, a Muslim Pakistani farmer and real estate agent has helped reunite about 300 families through his YouTube channel together with his friend Bhupinder Singh, a Pakistani Sikh. The brothers finally met in January at Kartarpur corridor, a rare, visa-free crossing that allows Indian Sikh pilgrims to visit a temple in Pakistan.

published on : 12th August 2022

Mahatma Gandhi's iconic spectacles sold for over Rs 2.5 crore in UK

A pair of gold-plated spectacles believed to have been worn by Mahatma Gandhi and presented as a gift in the 1900s have broken all records for a UK auction house by selling for 260,000 pounds.

published on : 24th August 2020

Rahul Gandhi leads anti CAA protest in Kerala, attacks Modi on Mahatma's death anniversary

The Congress leader, while leading a mass protest march in Kerala's Wayanad district on Thursday, also accused the PM of making Indians to prove their citizenship.

published on : 30th January 2020

Opposition demands action against Pragya Thakur for calling Gandhi's assassin 'deshbhakt'

Pragya Thakur created a controversy with her remark during DMK member A Raja's narration of a statement by Nathuram Godse before a court on why he killed Mahatma Gandhi.

published on : 28th November 2019

Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary

The Chief Minister paid floral tribute to the Father of the Nation and remembered him by listening to his one of favourite bhajans.

published on : 3rd October 2019

Mahatma's 150th birth anniversary: 'Gandhism is the courage to speak the truth', says Sumitra Gandhi

Sumitra Gandhi, Mahatma Gandhi’s granddaughter shared the memories of her childhood days with Mahatma Gandhi at a program organized in Bangalore as part of the Mahatma's 150th birth anniversary.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Mahatma at 150: Rare images of a rarer giant

On Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, TNIE brings you a collection of rare photos of the 'Father of the Nation'.

published on : 1st October 2019

PIB's exhibition celebrates 150 years of Gandhi

Press Information Bureau set up an exhibition in Hyderabad with few images of Mahatma Gandhi and some information on him.

published on : 1st October 2019

Indian woman arrested for shooting Gandhi effigy

An Indian woman who shot an effigy of independence hero Mahatma Gandhi with an air pistol to mark his assassination some seven decades ago has been arrested, police say.

published on : 7th February 2019

Why did Mahatma Gandhi never receive the Nobel Peace Prize?

Ever wondered how Mahatma Gandhi, the most powerful symbol of non-violence the world has ever seen, was never awarded the Nobel Peace Prize? Watch our video explaining why.

published on : 5th October 2018

PM Modi, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Advani remember Bapu at Raj Ghat

PM Narendra Modi paid floral tribute to the ‘Father of the Nation’ Mahatma Gandhi at Raj Ghat. Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu, BJP veteran leader Lal Krishna Advani also remembered Bapu.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Students celebrate Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

Schoolchildren across India dress up as Mahatma Gandhi and do yoga in honor of the freedom fighter's 150th birthday

published on : 2nd October 2018

Madhya Pradesh: Hindu Mahasabha installs Nathuram Godse's idol at Gwalior Office

 The Hindu Mahasabha installed an idol of Godse in Gwalior, on the 68th death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi's assassin, provoking demand by the Congress for booking the outfit for sedition. 

published on : 16th November 2017

Tillerson in India: U.S. secy meets Sushma Swaraj, pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi

U.S. Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson, on Wednesday, met Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi. The two leaders discussed strengthening of cooperation between two nations.

published on : 25th October 2017

Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas pays tribute at Rajghat

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas visited Rajghat in the national capital on Tuesday to pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi.

published on : 16th May 2017