Mahatma Gandhi
Opinion  /  Published 06.02.20

Narrow vision of Modi govt

In the last few years, scholars and intellectuals have raised their concerns over the Bharatiya Janata Party’s pursuit of the ideals of Vinayak D. Savarkar and M.S. Golwalkar. The economic policies ...
By Bhaskar Kumar in

Opinion  /  Published 01.02.20

The light has gone out...

That day is clearly not far when someone in some position of authority will make new chronology and claim it was Gandhi who killed Godse, and all to score a ruthless electoral point. We saw a trailer ...
By Upala Sen in

Opinion  /  Published 01.03.19

What does it mean to be Indian?

Thankfully, I happen to share with my would-be detractors an avid interest in Indian history, which helps me dispel these self-effacing albeit historically inaccurate arguments. If we go by historical...
By Debobroto Das in

Opinion  /  Published 18.01.20

Missing Gandhi

One of the slogans of the CAA-NRC movement, “Don’t be silent, don’t be violent”, is a plain English rendering of Gandhi’s principal campaigning method, satyagraha. The challenge faced by the...
By Mukul Kesavan in

North East  /  Published 20.02.19

3-nation motor rally for Bapu & road safety

A motor rally observing the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi arrived here on Tuesday through Dhaka in Bangladesh as part of a three-nation tour.The rally will travel through places historical...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

Books  /  Published 13.02.19

You’ve got mail: Letters from historical figures

Written History: Letters that Changed the World, By Simon Sebag Montefiore, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, Rs 600...
By TCA Srinivasa Raghavan in

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.01.20

Students outline the Mahatma

Non-violence, peace, love and unity — the values that Mahatma Gandhi stood for — have found their way into a table calendar in the form of paintings and sketches by school students. The New Year c...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 08.02.19

Why are women considered indebted to their parents?

Sir — At a recent wedding, the bride did away with the rice-throwing ceremony. This ritual generally takes place when the newly-wed woman is leaving her maternal home; she throws grains of rice behi...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 04.02.19

A menacing glimpse of what lies in store

A central feature of the ‘New India’ being constructed by the Narendra Modi regime over the last five years has been the slow eclipse of outrage over acts that are unspeakably vicious and vile.The...
By Manini Chatterjee in

India  /  Published 26.01.19

Gandhi @ 150: Republic Day salute to Mahatma

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By PTI in New Delhi


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