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Mahatma Gandhi Remains A Shining Beacon Of Hope For Millions: Modi's Tribute To Bapu

Oct 02, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

In the 21st century, the thoughts of Gandhi remain as essential as they were in his time and offer solutions to several problems the world faces.

Photo Gallery: Rare Photos Of Mahatma Gandhi From Outlook Archives

Oct 02, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an eminent freedom activist and an influential political leader who played a dominant role in India's struggle for independence.

US Plans To Honour Mahatma Gandhi With Country's Highest Civilian Honour

The announcement was made by Maloney during the popular India Day Parade in New York in August.

President Kovind, PM Modi Pay Tribute To Mahatma Gandhi On 149th Anniversary

Oct 02, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

The day also marks the launch of 150th-anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi.

US Lawmaker To Introduce Bill To Honour Mahatma Gandhi With Highest Civilian Award

Gandhi would be the first Indian to receive a Congressional Gold Medal, an honour bestowed upon eminent leaders such the first US President George Washington, Mandela, Mother Teresa and civil rights activist Rosa Parks.

10 August, 2018

'Past Is Past': Dalai Lama Apologises For Saying Nehru Opposed Gandhi's Wish To Make Jinnah PM

Outlook Web Bureau

He had said Nehru had a "self-centred attitude" to become India's first prime minister even though Mahatma Gandhi was in favour of Muhammad Ali Jinnah taking the top post at that time.

08 August, 2018

Mahatma Gandhi Wanted Muhammad Ali Jinnah As PM, But Jawaharlal Nehru Refused: Dalai Lama

Outlook Web Bureau

He also claimed India's partition would not have happened if Mahatma Gandhi's wish of Jinnah becoming the prime minister had materialised.

02 June, 2018

Even Mahatma Gandhi Had Acknowledged RSS' Positive Values, Says Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Outlook Web Bureau

He quoted Mahatma Gandhi as saying, "When I visited RSS camp I was surprised by your discipline and absence of untouchability"

20 May, 2018

Railway's Ode To Gandhi: October 2 To Be Celebrated As 'Vegetarian Day', No Non-Veg Food For Passengers

Outlook Web Bureau

The Railway Board has proposed that no non-vegetarian food will be served to passengers on railway premises on October 2

07 May, 2018

AAP Leader Ashutosh In Trouble As Court Orders FIR Against Him For Remarks On Gandhi, Vajpayee

Outlook Web Bureau

The magistrate said that journalist-turned-politician Ashutosh was trying to gain public attention by demeaning the image of Mahatma Gandhi.

03 May, 2018

President, PM Pitch For Making 150th Birth Anniversary Of Mahatma Gandhi A Global Event

Outlook Web Bureau

"Let us elevate this to a global celebration, using platforms such as the United Nations and other multilateral organisations."

14 April, 2018

India's First Bullet Train Terminal To Have Dandi March Theme

Outlook Web Bureau

Passengers boarding the bullet train from Sabarmati Station will have to pay Rs 3,000 to reach Mumbai

13 February, 2018

Maharashtra Schools To Get 1.5 Lakh Books On PM Modi, More Than Gandhi, Ambedkar

Outlook Web Bureau

The opposition leader Dhananjay Munde termed it as a tactic to influence young students.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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