Gandhi Jayanti
India  /  Published 03.10.20

Sonia: beware of lip service to Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday said the new farm bills had been drafted not on the basis of consultations with stakeholders but after talking to “friends” of the Prime Minister ...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.10.20

STATE DIGEST: Daily wage earners block road to protest Covid test

Bokaro Congress Committee members burnt an effigy of Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath to protest the detention of party leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra while they were on th...
By Our Bureau in

North East  /  Published 02.10.18

Gandhian ideals under attack: Bora

The Opposition Congress on Tuesday appreciated the BJP-led state government’s move to hoist the tallest national flag (in average city elevation) in the city on Gandhi Jayanti but pointed out that t...
By Raja Das in Guwahati

Bihar  /  Published 02.10.18

Playing Gandhi for 28 years, head shaved 103 times

Being Mahatma Gandhi is a round-the-year job for Suresh Kumar Hajju, a grade-three employee in the state electricity board. On Tuesday as well, he featured in the state function to mark the birth anni...
By Shuchismita Chakraborty in Patna

North East  /  Published 02.10.19

Sonowal opens Gandhi park

 Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday inaugurated the Gandhi Udyan here built under the Guwahati Smart City project on the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.The park, cons...
By Abinash Kalita in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 02.10.19

Play a sport, clean villages

 Former volleyball players in Assam are on a Assam Volleyball Mission 100 to make the villages plastic-free through sports. Young volleyball players were engaged to clean their localities along w...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 01.10.19

Clean the mind

The prime minister, it had been announced earlier, would declare the nation to be free of the curse of open defecation today even though the boundaries of swachhta remain unclear. Reports have suggest...
By The Editorial Board in

Bihar  /  Published 22.09.18

Squatter drive from tomorrow

The district administration is set to resume a 10-day encroachment drive in Patna to smooth flow of traffic. It will be suspended on October 2 for Gandhi Jayanti. The first phase was carried out for 2...
By Amit Bhelari in Patna

India  /  Published 02.10.19

Priyanka to BJP: Be truthful on Mahatma

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said on Gandhi Jayanti that the BJP should follow the path shown by Mahatma Gandhi and be “truthful” before speaking about the Father of the Nation, while her mother Sonia Ga...
By Piyush Srivastava and PTI in New Delhi/Lucknow

India  /  Published 02.10.19

For them, Gandhism is a living religion

 In 1914, a young Oraon man in Chotanagpur, Jatra Bhagat, met Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, then in his mid-40s, and found that the Mahatma’s philosophy of non-violence matched his own. Jatra Bha...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi


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