Mahatma Gandhi
Opinion  /  Published 24.10.21

Contradictions are integral to life in India

Contradictions scar life in India. Contrasts mar any satisfaction we may derive from our achievements, our strengths, things we can take pride in. This is a sad truth. It is also an old truth. Can th...
By Gopalkrishna Gandhi

India  /  Published 14.10.21

Savarkar claim triggers outrage

The documents that Rajnath and others with a similar view rely on were a reply from Gandhi on January 25, 1920, to a message from Savarkar’s brother N.D. Savarkar, and an article titled “S...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 09.10.21

Delhi scan on job funds use

The Union ministry of rural development has ordered an inquiry into alleged misappropriation of funds worth Rs 200 crore in the 100-day work scheme in five districts of Bengal. But the Bengal governm...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.10.21

On Twitter, rich soil for Godse particle

“Trusting Nehru was a mistake by Gandhiji because their principles did not match. It was Nehru and the Congress that buried the great Gandhian ideals along with Gandhiji’s mortal remains. ...
By K.M. Rakesh, our Delhi bureau in Bangalore

Opinion  /  Published 03.10.21

Letters to the editor: Journalists and philosophers do have a lot in common

Spot the difference Sir — The Union minister for women and child development, Smriti Irani, claims that India has the highest number of women in political offices globally if one includes femal...
By The Telegraph


Culture  /  Published 03.10.21

Please Do Not Touch

"The body is perishable but if my soul is present at the ashram then it will always be alive. If the atmosphere at the ashram, for which we all are trying, also becomes the atmosphere of our own ...
By Mehul Devkala

People  /  Published 02.10.21

Gandhi to Tagore: You have been… a true friend because you have been a candid friend

On his return to Santiniketan, Rabindranath wrote to Gandhi not merely expressing his relief that Gandhi had been saved but also to tell him that, ‘Now is the opportune moment when a definite co...
By Rudrangshu Mukherjee

People  /  Published 02.10.21

‘Gandhi would appreciate the fact that Kolkata has always questioned him’

Is there any documented commentary on Kolkata written by Gandhi? Can we find out what he felt about the city on his many visits here? I don’t think Gandhi articulated his views about the city.&...
By Priyam Marik

Places  /  Published 02.10.21

Hyderi Manzil: Where the Mahatma saw India become Independent

After prolonged neglect, the place was given a massive makeover in 2019. The entire building has had a refined renovation and a small museum on Gandhi’s tryst with Kolkata is set up inside ...
By Somen Sengupta

India  /  Published 02.10.21

Rahul links farm stir to Satyagrah

Congress president Sonia Gandhi and former party chief Rahul Gandhi on Saturday paid tributes to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 152nd birth anniversary. Sonia Gandhi and Rahul visited Raj...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.