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PM Modi addresses his first press conference, leaves questions for BJP chief Amit Shah

PM Modi addresses his first press conference, leaves questions for BJP chief Amit Shah

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed his first press conference in his five-year tenure today (Friday, May 17) on the last day of campaign for...
Amit Shah

BJP asks three leaders to explain remarks backing Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Godse

As comments from its leaders praising Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse invited widespread condemnation, with only two days left for final phase of the...
Kamal Haasan

‘All religions have extremists’: Kamal Haasan defends Godse comment

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) leader Kamal Haasan has said he does not feel threatened amid a row over his remarks on Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin...
Kamal Haasan booked for Godse remark, his party says comment taken out of context

Kamal Haasan booked for Godse remark, his party says comment taken out of context

A day after actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan was booked by Tamil Nadu police for hurting religious sentiments, the Delhi High Court today (Wednesday, May 15)...
Mahatama Gandhi’s wheelchair-bound relative summoned by Surat official to second-floor office

Mahatama Gandhi’s wheelchair-bound relative summoned by Surat official to second-floor office

The granddaughter-in-law of Mahatma Gandhi Shivalaxmi Gandhi suffered difficulty trying to register a charitable trust when an official of the charity commissionerate in Surat...
Seychelles President visit Sabarmati Ashram, IIM Ahmedadad

Seychelles President visit Sabarmati Ashram, IIM Ahmedadad

Seychelles President Danny Faure has visited Sabarmati Ashram and paid his tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Ahmedabad on...
Rahul Gandhi pleads not guilty in defamation case filed by RSS worker

Rahul Gandhi pleads not guilty in defamation case filed by RSS worker

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday, June 12, pleaded 'not guilty' in a defamation case filed by a RSS worker in a trial court...
Mahatma Gandhi's statue, Dr BR Ambedkar's bust vandalised after PM and BJP chief's slammed such acts

Mahatma Gandhi’s statue, Dr BR Ambedkar’s bust vandalised after PM and BJP chief’s slammed...

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah condemned incidents of vandalising statues, reports came of a statue of Mahatma...
Jinnah didn’t want separate country for Muslims: Farooq Abdullah

Jinnah didn’t want separate country for Muslims: Farooq Abdullah

Responding to Abdullah’s comment, Union minister of state for personnel and public grievances Jitendra Singh on Sunday urged the NC patron to "reread history." Bringing...
Rousing Welcome To Israeli PM Netanyahu in Gujarat, Praises Modi As Revolutionary

Rousing Welcome To Israeli PM Netanyahu in Gujarat, Praises Modi As Revolutionary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu, who arrived in Ahmedabad on Wednesday, held an eight-kilometer-long roadshow which ended at the...
RSS Defamation Case: Charges Against Rahul Gandhi To Be Framed On April 23

RSS Defamation Case: Charges Against Rahul Gandhi To Be Framed On April 23

A local court in Bhiwandi on Wednesday set April 23 as the new date for framing of charges against Congress president Rahul Gandhi in...
BRAVING DISCOMFORT: Sadhus and devotees pray as they take a holy dip at Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswati rivers, during Magh Mela festival in Allahabad, Reuters/UNI

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It Was Godse Who Killed Gandhi, No need to re-investigate: Amicus to SC

It Was Godse Who Killed Gandhi, No need to re-investigate: Amicus to SC

Senior advocate Amarendra Sharan, appointed amicus curiae by the Supreme Court in a petition seeking re-investigation of the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi 70 years...
Gandhi-dead

Petition brings back to life Gandhi assassination controversy

Raising questions about the identity of Narayan Dattatraya Apte, who was hanged for Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination along with Nathuram Godse, a petition in the...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering on the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas – to mark the 142nd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel – at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in New Delhi. Photo credit: PIB

Gujarat polls ahead: Modi, BJP go all out to appropriate Sardar Patel

To commemorate 142nd birth anniversary of Vallabhbhai Patel, Prime Minister flags of Run for Unity and claims earlier governments attempted to erase Patel’s legacy As the...
Tushar Gandhi

Tushar Gandhi moves SC against bid to re-open Mahatma’s assassination case

Great-grandson of Mahatma Gandhi asked by the top court to explain his locus standi in the case filed by right-wing activist and Abhinav Bharat...
Gandhi assassination

SC admits plea for reopening Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination case

PIL claims that an organization was involved in the killing of the Mahatma, former Additional Solicitor General Amarendra Sharan appointed amicus curiae A petition to...
Karwan Harsh

A Caravan of Love: Protest, Atonement and Conscience

- By Harsh Mander ‘Darkness can never be fought with darkness, only light can dispel the enveloping shadows. And so also a politics of hate...
Raj Thackeray

In Gandhi Jayanti cartoon, Raj Thackeray mocks Modi’s “Experiment with Lies”

The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief shows caricatures of the Mahatma and PM Modi standing side by side holding their respective ‘autobiographies’ While Narendra Modi may...
RBI to issue bright yellow ₹200 currency notes tomorrow

RBI to issue bright yellow ₹200 currency notes tomorrow

New ₹200 notes will be issued “in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series, bearing signature of  RBI Governor Dr. Urjit R Patel,” says RBI  The Reserve...
PM Modi in Lok sabha

75th Anniversary of Quit India Movement: Modi talks of ‘sankalp se siddhi’, Sonia says...

To mark the 75th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s Quit India Movement, both houses of Parliament debate the country’s past and present. Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
ELECT ME: NDA vice-presidential candidate M Venkaiah Naidu after casting his vote for the vice-presidential election at Parliament House in New Delhi, UNI

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Bengal Riots

Why do people love to hate?

Ranjona Banerji And once again, India is heading towards what journalists of old used to call a “communal tinderbox”. Sectarian hatred, which sadly simmers below...
Four people lynched in Bihar, Jharkhand

Four people lynched in Bihar, Jharkhand

Killings come on a day when Modi appealed for an end to them On a day that Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned citizens against taking...
Modi condemns killing in the name of cow protection

Modi condemns killing in the name of cow protection

Not something Mahatma Gandhi would approve of, says PM Breaking his silence on recent cow protection related violence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday...
MP CM ‘indefinite’ fast ends in 28 Hours

MP CM ‘indefinite’ fast ends in 28 Hours

Chauhan assures thorough investigation of Police firing Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan has ended “indefinite” fast within 28 hours with assurance to consider...

Gandhi’s grandsons criticise BJP Chief for ‘chatur baniya’ remark

Would have laughed on tastless comment Mahatma Gandhi’s grandsons, Rajmohan Gandhi and Gopalkrishna Gandhi have reacted strongly to BJP President Amit Shah’s “chatur baniya” remark...
Lessons from My Grandfather

Lessons from My Grandfather

(An extract from The Gift of Anger by Arun Gandhi, internationally renowned activist, speaker and grandson of Mahatma Gandhi) By Arun Gandhi We were going to...

'Mahatma Gandhi' - 29 News Results

PM Modi addresses his first press conference, leaves questions for BJP chief Amit Shah

PM Modi addresses his first press conference, leaves questions for BJP chief Amit Shah

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed his first press conference in his five-year tenure today (Friday, May 17) on the last day of campaign for...
Amit Shah

BJP asks three leaders to explain remarks backing Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Godse

As comments from its leaders praising Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse invited widespread condemnation, with only two days left for final phase of the...
Kamal Haasan

‘All religions have extremists’: Kamal Haasan defends Godse comment

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) leader Kamal Haasan has said he does not feel threatened amid a row over his remarks on Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin...
Kamal Haasan booked for Godse remark, his party says comment taken out of context

Kamal Haasan booked for Godse remark, his party says comment taken out of context

A day after actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan was booked by Tamil Nadu police for hurting religious sentiments, the Delhi High Court today (Wednesday, May 15)...
Mahatama Gandhi’s wheelchair-bound relative summoned by Surat official to second-floor office

Mahatama Gandhi’s wheelchair-bound relative summoned by Surat official to second-floor office

The granddaughter-in-law of Mahatma Gandhi Shivalaxmi Gandhi suffered difficulty trying to register a charitable trust when an official of the charity commissionerate in Surat...
Seychelles President visit Sabarmati Ashram, IIM Ahmedadad

Seychelles President visit Sabarmati Ashram, IIM Ahmedadad

Seychelles President Danny Faure has visited Sabarmati Ashram and paid his tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Ahmedabad on...
Rahul Gandhi pleads not guilty in defamation case filed by RSS worker

Rahul Gandhi pleads not guilty in defamation case filed by RSS worker

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday, June 12, pleaded 'not guilty' in a defamation case filed by a RSS worker in a trial court...
Mahatma Gandhi's statue, Dr BR Ambedkar's bust vandalised after PM and BJP chief's slammed such acts

Mahatma Gandhi’s statue, Dr BR Ambedkar’s bust vandalised after PM and BJP chief’s slammed...

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah condemned incidents of vandalising statues, reports came of a statue of Mahatma...
Jinnah didn’t want separate country for Muslims: Farooq Abdullah

Jinnah didn’t want separate country for Muslims: Farooq Abdullah

Responding to Abdullah’s comment, Union minister of state for personnel and public grievances Jitendra Singh on Sunday urged the NC patron to "reread history." Bringing...
Rousing Welcome To Israeli PM Netanyahu in Gujarat, Praises Modi As Revolutionary

Rousing Welcome To Israeli PM Netanyahu in Gujarat, Praises Modi As Revolutionary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu, who arrived in Ahmedabad on Wednesday, held an eight-kilometer-long roadshow which ended at the...
RSS Defamation Case: Charges Against Rahul Gandhi To Be Framed On April 23

RSS Defamation Case: Charges Against Rahul Gandhi To Be Framed On April 23

A local court in Bhiwandi on Wednesday set April 23 as the new date for framing of charges against Congress president Rahul Gandhi in...
BRAVING DISCOMFORT: Sadhus and devotees pray as they take a holy dip at Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswati rivers, during Magh Mela festival in Allahabad, Reuters/UNI

Day in Pictures

Image highlights from around the world
It Was Godse Who Killed Gandhi, No need to re-investigate: Amicus to SC

It Was Godse Who Killed Gandhi, No need to re-investigate: Amicus to SC

Senior advocate Amarendra Sharan, appointed amicus curiae by the Supreme Court in a petition seeking re-investigation of the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi 70 years...
Gandhi-dead

Petition brings back to life Gandhi assassination controversy

Raising questions about the identity of Narayan Dattatraya Apte, who was hanged for Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination along with Nathuram Godse, a petition in the...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering on the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas – to mark the 142nd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel – at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in New Delhi. Photo credit: PIB

Gujarat polls ahead: Modi, BJP go all out to appropriate Sardar Patel

To commemorate 142nd birth anniversary of Vallabhbhai Patel, Prime Minister flags of Run for Unity and claims earlier governments attempted to erase Patel’s legacy As the...
Tushar Gandhi

Tushar Gandhi moves SC against bid to re-open Mahatma’s assassination case

Great-grandson of Mahatma Gandhi asked by the top court to explain his locus standi in the case filed by right-wing activist and Abhinav Bharat...
Gandhi assassination

SC admits plea for reopening Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination case

PIL claims that an organization was involved in the killing of the Mahatma, former Additional Solicitor General Amarendra Sharan appointed amicus curiae A petition to...
Karwan Harsh

A Caravan of Love: Protest, Atonement and Conscience

- By Harsh Mander ‘Darkness can never be fought with darkness, only light can dispel the enveloping shadows. And so also a politics of hate...
Raj Thackeray

In Gandhi Jayanti cartoon, Raj Thackeray mocks Modi’s “Experiment with Lies”

The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief shows caricatures of the Mahatma and PM Modi standing side by side holding their respective ‘autobiographies’ While Narendra Modi may...
RBI to issue bright yellow ₹200 currency notes tomorrow

RBI to issue bright yellow ₹200 currency notes tomorrow

New ₹200 notes will be issued “in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series, bearing signature of  RBI Governor Dr. Urjit R Patel,” says RBI  The Reserve...
PM Modi in Lok sabha

75th Anniversary of Quit India Movement: Modi talks of ‘sankalp se siddhi’, Sonia says...

To mark the 75th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s Quit India Movement, both houses of Parliament debate the country’s past and present. Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
ELECT ME: NDA vice-presidential candidate M Venkaiah Naidu after casting his vote for the vice-presidential election at Parliament House in New Delhi, UNI

Day in Pictures

Image highlights from around the world
Bengal Riots

Why do people love to hate?

Ranjona Banerji And once again, India is heading towards what journalists of old used to call a “communal tinderbox”. Sectarian hatred, which sadly simmers below...
Four people lynched in Bihar, Jharkhand

Four people lynched in Bihar, Jharkhand

Killings come on a day when Modi appealed for an end to them On a day that Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned citizens against taking...
Modi condemns killing in the name of cow protection

Modi condemns killing in the name of cow protection

Not something Mahatma Gandhi would approve of, says PM Breaking his silence on recent cow protection related violence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday...
MP CM ‘indefinite’ fast ends in 28 Hours

MP CM ‘indefinite’ fast ends in 28 Hours

Chauhan assures thorough investigation of Police firing Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan has ended “indefinite” fast within 28 hours with assurance to consider...

Gandhi’s grandsons criticise BJP Chief for ‘chatur baniya’ remark

Would have laughed on tastless comment Mahatma Gandhi’s grandsons, Rajmohan Gandhi and Gopalkrishna Gandhi have reacted strongly to BJP President Amit Shah’s “chatur baniya” remark...
Lessons from My Grandfather

Lessons from My Grandfather

(An extract from The Gift of Anger by Arun Gandhi, internationally renowned activist, speaker and grandson of Mahatma Gandhi) By Arun Gandhi We were going to...

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