India  /  Published 19.05.22

Hardik gives up on Rahul Gandhi

Hardik Patel, who was sulking for the past two years, finally quit the Congress after accusing the party of obstructing development and unnecessarily attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a subtle...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.05.22

Congress plans yatra to focus on Gujarat tribals

Rahul Gandhi will flag off Adivasi Satyagraha yatra in Gujarat on Tuesday as part of the Congress attempts to consolidate its position in the tribal areas ahead of the December Assembly election in th...
By Sanjay K Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.03.22

Gujarat river ‘pause’ but Cong firm

The Congress has decided to continue the Adivasi Satyagraha in Gujarat in protest against the Narendra Modi government’s Par Tapi Narmada river-linking project, arguing that the promise to put i...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.03.22

SC to hear Sabarmati Ashram plea

The Supreme Court will next week hear an appeal by Mahatma Gandhi’s great-grandson Tushar Gandhi against the Gujarat government’s plan to redevelop the Sabarmati Ashram into a “world...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 26.03.22

Windows shut: The perils of xenophobia

Mumbai is my favourite Indian city, and one of my favourite places in Mumbai is Mani Bhavan in Gamdevi. This is a home, now a memorial, where Gandhi often stayed and from where he planned several of h...
By Ramachandra Guha


India  /  Published 15.02.22

Bapu's statue vandalised

A statue of Mahatma Gandhi was broken off from the ankles on Sunday night and dumped on the ground at a park at Motihari in East Champaran, the place from where he had launched his first Satyagraha in...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 23.01.22

Govt plans Hedgewar museum

Similar protests, which involved the non-violent breaking of forest laws to oppose British rule, were organised at several places in the country during the historic movement launched by Mahatma Gandhi...
By PTI in Nagpur

Opinion  /  Published 17.12.21

Celebrating democracy in a classroom

Democracy today belongs more to the dismal science of governance, the pomposity of policy, than to the dream world of utopias and other inventions. Democracy is no longer playful, replete with plurali...
By Shiv Visvanathan

Opinion  /  Published 20.11.21

Perils of hubris

Free-market economists supported the now withdrawn farm laws in the belief that they would augment incomes and productivity. Left-leaning economists opposed the farm laws in the belief that they would...
By Ramachandra Guha

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.08.21

Lake stand-in against invasion

Nearly 10 residents of Hazaribagh resorted to Jal Satyagraha agitation by standing inside the polluted Hazaribagh Lake for over five hours from 10am to protest against the encroachment of water bodies...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


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