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Friday, May 24, 2019
news about Freedom movement
May 19, 2019 17:27
Pointing out that he has been repeatedly reading about Gandhi and his life, Haasan recalled an anecdote where the latter once lost his slipper while travelling in a train. read more
Apr 16, 2019 18:46
Sidhu’s comments drew an angry response from BJP which alleged that it was in the Congress’ DNA to divide the people. read more
Apr 14, 2019 22:24
Sukhbir said, “It was shocking that Amarinder Singh had the audacity to refuse to join the rest of the nation in paying homage to the great martyrs who gave a decisive turn to the freedom movement by laying down their lives.” read more
Mar 16, 2019 07:19
In his most recent column written, under his pen name Saadi, in the latest edition of JeM’s weekly paper Al-Qalam, Azhar challenged Indian prime minister Narendra Modi to a shooting or archery competition in a bid to prove how medically fit he is. read more
Feb 22, 2019 16:46
A new English edition of the autobiography of Swami Sahajananad Saraswati introduces the monk, freedom fighter and leader of the peasant movement to a wider readership read more
Jan 30, 2019 09:08
Mahatma Gandhi was shot dead today, in the heart of Delhi, in 1948. Any tribute to the father of nation can only be riddled with clichés, but remembering him, and what he meant to India, is an essential exercise, which, as his most recent biographer... read more
Jan 05, 2019 12:08
To be staged for the first time in the city, this play brings to life Mahatma’s early years in Indian politics. read more
Oct 16, 2018 12:21
The Uttar Pradesh cabinet on Tuesday approved the proposal to rename Allahabad as ‘Prayagraj’ amid protests by the opposition parties. read more
Oct 02, 2018 23:58
The Congress resolution accused the BJP and RSS of ‘trying to appropriate’ Mahatma’s legacy for elections. read more
Sep 17, 2018 23:43
Opposition parties skipped an outreach effort by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, the ideological parent of the BJP on Monday, during which the organisation denied that it wielded the government’s “remote control”, and sought to establish that it did... read more
Jul 25, 2018 13:45
In the middle of the monsoon, it is the autumn of the patriarch — a grand old, fig tree —on the fringes of the city. read more