23 Jul 2014
London: A charity trust to raise about one million pounds for the statue of Mahatma Gandhi, to be installed at Parliament Square here next year, has been established by eminent NRI economist Meghnad Desai.
22 Jul 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: In novel mode of protest, members of a Gandhian forum in Kerala has sent a copy of Mahatma's autobiography "My experiments with truth" to Booker prize winning writer Arundhati Roy to condemn her derogatory comments against the Father of the Nation.
23 Jul 2014
Patna: Pledging to construct 1.21 crore toilets over next five years covering all households in Bihar, the state government on Wednesday vowed to end the practice of defecation in open places by 2019 as a token of tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary.
21 Jul 2014
Johannesburg: A five kilometre peace walk was organised here as part of an event to commemorate the centenary of Mahatma Gandhi's departure from the shores of South Africa to India.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhare Raje has asked the Centre why the rural job scheme MNREGA cannot be delivered as a scheme and not by an Act, Government said on Monday.
16 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Mahatma Gandhi's ideals not only held our past but will guide our future too, President Pranab Mukherjee said as he conferred the Gandhi Peace prize on noted environmentalist-social worker Chandi Prasad Bhatt in the national capital on Tuesday.
15 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Accusing Congress of initiating a "disinformation" campaign on file destruction issue, the government on Tuesday asserted that the files related to Mahatma Gandhi's assassination were "safe and secure".
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: A statue of Mahatma Gandhi, who led India to freedom from British rule, would be installed outside the Palace of Westminster in Parliament Square in London by early next year.
12 Jul 2014
Ahmedabad: Gujarat government on Friday transferred 21 IPS officers of the Superintendent of Police (SP) rank. A notification of Home Department said that DB Vaghela, SP in the State Intelligence Bureau at Gandhinagar, has been appointed as SP of Banaskantha, while the present SP there, Ashok Yadav, has been now posted as SP of Anand.
11 Jul 2014
New Delhi: 11,000 files were destroyed as per Prime Minister Narendra Modi's orders to weed out files and papers but none of these were related to the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday.