By Press Trust of India | Noida (UP)
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2019 09:27 PM IST
Irani, the Women and Child Development minister, also inaugurated a ‘Pink Toilet’ in Sector 39 and flagged off 15 garbage collection vehicles.
By Niranjan Rajadhyaksha | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2019 11:07 AM IST
The political consensus was that a newly independent India needed to rapidly industrialise if it was to hold its own in the world. Instead, Mahatma Gandhi offered a radically different economic path: one of local consumption; one where the charkha liberated Indians from poverty.
By Manjeev Singh Puri | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2019 02:00 PM IST
Shrestha was born in Kathmandu in 1896. From an early age, he showed signs of being a social reformer. He became one of the leaders of the Satyacharan Malami Guthi that worked to end outdated death related rites and rituals in Nepal.
By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2018 01:42 PM IST
According to the research conducted for over a month on 30 individuals, 10 to 18 years of age, spinning a charkha everyday had positive and soothing effects on the participants.