Mahatma Gandhi


PM Modi meets Japanese counterpart Kishida, unveils Gandhi bust in Hiroshima

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his Japanese counterpart Kishida Fumio, interacted with members of the Indian community and unveiled...


Farmers protests: Tensions running high among Indian diaspora as India, US governments condemn destruction of Gandhi statue in US

The ongoing farmers' protests in India have seen an escalation in the past few days, with international celebrities and Indian diaspora...


Mahatma Gandhi’s gold-rimmed spectacles sell for over INR 2.5 crore at auction

The spectacles sold within six minutes of bidding and were bought by an American collector.


Gold-plated spectacles reportedly worn by Mahatma Gandhi to be auctioned in the UK

The spectacles are expected to fetch between GBP 10,000-15,000 in the auction.


Mahatma Gandhi statue in Washington DC desecrated amidst anti-racism protests

A statue of Mahatma Gandhi outside the Indian Embassy in Washington DC, America has been defaced during the anti-racism protests that have...


Modi, Trump praise NRIs; begin trade deal negotiations on Day 2

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump stated negotiations for a new bilateral trade deal. Modi also had a...


UK government to mint commemorative Gandhi coin

The United Kingdom (UK) government will issue a commemorative coin to mark the 150th birthday anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, said...


IndianRaga features kids' choir from Chennai singing Gandhiji's favourite bhajan

This Gandhi Jayanthi, IndianRaga is partnering with the NalandaWay Foundation to celebrate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi...


World celebrates Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

Singapore marked the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi with a solemn ceremony at the Clifford Pier.


In Pics: Mahatma Gandhi statues across the world

A look at some statues of Mahatma Gandhi from across the world.


Global celebrations to commemorate Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary

There are few leaders as inspirational as Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, popularly known as Mahatma Gandhi around the world.


4-km Walk for Peace in Dubai to mark 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Consul General of India in Dubai, Vipul has announced a series of activities which will celebrate the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi as a champion...


Gandhi’s belief in equality resonates with Singapore: PM Lee at UN event

Gandhi’s belief in the “intrinsic equality of every person” resonates with Singapore, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.


“Climate change, terrorism or corruption, Gandhiji's ideals are the guiding light”, says Modi

Modi also inaugurated the Gandhi Solar Park at the UN headquarters and released a commemorative stamp issued by the UN.


Being Mrs Gandhi: A theatrical tribute to the woman behind Mahatma Gandhi

In a new play titled ‘Being Mrs Gandhi’, a Singapore local production house HuM Theatre offers a perspective of Mahatma Gandhi from the...

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British peer announces LSE scholarships commemorating Mahatma Gandhi

Senior British Indian academic and peer Lord Meghnad Desai on Wednesday announced the launch of scholarships in memory of Mahatma Gandhi to...


Police arrest Hindu Mahasabha’s Pooja Shakun Pandey over Gandhi assassination reenactment

Aligarh police arrested Hindu Mahasabha's National Secretary Pooja Shakun Pandey and her husband Ashok Pandey yesterday for recreating...


Indian Embassy in Brussels, Singapore consulate commemorate Gandhiji's 150th birthday

The 150th birthday anniversary of the ‘Father of the Nation’ Mahatma Gandhi, the Embassy of India, Brussels organised a special series...


Gandhi, Nehru, Ambedkar were all NRIs, and Congress started as an NRI movement: Rahul Gandhi

India News: Rahul Gandhi has described prominent leaders of India's freedom struggle as non-resident Indians (NRIs) and said the party was...


Bhagat Singh: He achieved immortality through his ideals

​​Bhagat Singh has been the icon of young socialist revolutionaries for Indians. His ideas, speeches and writings epitomised the...

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Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal speaks on Hate Crimes Panel in NJ

Bollywood Actor Arjun Rampal, at a conference in New Jersey, said lack of education and understanding are behind a recent spurt in hate...