UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2020 06:16 AM IST
Socialists were once austere, uninterested in personal power, free-spirited. The era is gone
Washington [US] | By Asian News International | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2020 10:50 AM IST
Grandparents Day: US vice president nominee Kamala Harris recalls her ‘phenomenal’ grandparents’ contribution in freedom struggle for India and women empowerment
By Reshma Arif
UPDATED ON MAR 10, 2020 10:17 PM IST
History has not been kind to them. Most of the stalwarts of the assembly have faded from the public conscience
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Swapnil Rawal
UPDATED ON FEB 27, 2020 12:46 PM IST
The BJP is attempting to corner the Sena over the Savarkar issue after it formed the government with Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2020 03:24 PM IST
The former Union minister created a controversy on Saturday during an event in Bengaluru when he said that the freedom movement led by Mahatma Gandhi was a “drama”.
Bengaluru | By Asian News International
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2020 11:41 AM IST
While addressing a public event in Bengaluru on Saturday, the Lok Sabha MP from Uttara Kannada said the entire freedom movement was “staged with the consent and support of the British”.
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2020 07:15 AM IST
Martyrs Day 2020: Mahatma Gandhi believed that responding with violence to British atrocities would be counter-productive and thus employed a method of non-violence against the British Raj.
Hindustan Times | By Percy Bharucha
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2020 07:57 PM IST
Delving into the evolution of Indian English and tracing our peculiar fondness for the language
By Lloyd Mathias
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2020 07:52 PM IST
No one has a monopoly over nationalism, but providing contemporary icons for people to cherish can help bind us
Hindustan Times, HOSHIARPUR | By HT Correspondent, Hoshiarpur
PUBLISHED ON DEC 28, 2019 10:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Rachna Verma, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2019 01:08 AM IST
Dampness in walls, damaged ceiling posing threat to portraits of Indian freedom fighters, sculptures, murals on freedom struggle
Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent, Varanasi
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2019 06:25 AM IST
Amit Shah also said the First War of Independence in 1857 would have been regarded as a revolt had it not been for Veer Savarkar, who called it the first freedom struggle.
Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2019 08:26 PM IST
Amit Shah asked Indian academics to stop blaming the British and the leftists for the “injustice” to Indian history and instead document 25 kingdoms and 200 great personalities overlooked by historians.
Patna | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2019 11:10 AM IST
In 1934, when Gandhiji arrived in Bhagalpur to oversee earthquake relief work, a lot of people wanted his autograph, and he obliged them by charging Rs 5 for each signature. The money collected was donated to the quake victims.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON OCT 02, 2019 01:47 AM IST
Gandhi’s life shaped India. The nation must preserve his values
Hindustan Times | By Shashi Tharoor
PUBLISHED ON SEP 28, 2019 06:26 PM IST
Gandhi’s activism was so unique, he had to invent a word for it
Hindustan Times | By Chaman Lal
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2019 11:58 PM IST
In time for Bhagat Singh’s 112th birth anniversary on 28th Sept, Chaman Lal, editor of The Bhagat Singh Reader, writes exclusively for HT on the range of the writing of the young revolutionary who was executed at age 23 by the colonial British government
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2019 10:20 PM IST
The museum, inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in November 2015, has since attracted visitors from India and the UK to pay respects to one of the icons of India’s freedom struggle and maker of modern India.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Faisal Malik
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2019 02:27 AM IST
The museum is likely to be opened for public in October. Raj Bhavan officials will start an online booking facility for the museum.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2019 09:58 AM IST
At 72, India has substantial achievements. But the nature of challenges is also changing.
Hindustan Times | By Smruti Koppikar
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2019 12:35 AM IST
Depending on which side of the political divide one stands, the last ten days have been cause for grand celebration at the “integration” of Jammu & Kashmir or immense distress at the purpose and manner of it all.
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2019 01:57 PM IST
Welby, 63, who will be accompanied by his wife Caroline, will the first head of the Church of England to visit the memorial to one of the defining episodes of India’s freedom struggle. He will also meet Sikh religious leaders at the Golden Temple.
Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | By Kenneth John
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2019 08:24 AM IST
The editorial, along with several other files/ documents pertaining to the country’s freedom struggle were officially handed over by the district magistrate of Pratapgarh, Markandey Sahi, to the regional archive office, Prayagraj, on July 25, 2019.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON APR 28, 2019 05:31 PM IST
Four phases of the election will be over by tomorrow. Plan a summer break by travelling to some of the places yet to go to polls, on May 6,12 and 19. Discover the sights, sample the food, buy the crafts – with election fever as the exciting backdrop
UPDATED ON APR 14, 2019 12:52 PM IST
The event, organised by Indian-origin members of the House of Lords, Raj Loomba and Meghnad Desai and the Jallianwala Bagh Centenary Committee, rounded off a series of events in the UK to mark the centenary of the massacre.
UPDATED ON APR 25, 2020 04:50 PM IST
The actor is said to be in the reckoning for a Congress nomination from Mumbai North Lok Sabha constituency.
By Rajeev Gowda
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2019 09:29 AM IST
Enacting the Women’s Reservation Bill would be the next step in translating the Mahatma’s vision on gender into reality
New Delhi | By Vanita Srivastava
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2019 08:38 AM IST
‘Azadi Ke Diwane’, created by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) is a state-of-the-art, informative and educational exhibition, involving multisensory technologies.
New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2019 02:41 PM IST
In his first ‘Mann Ki Baat’ address of 2019, Modi said Subhas Chandra Bose will always be remembered as a heroic soldier and for the important role he played in India’s freedom struggle.
Kannur (Kerala) | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2018 10:04 PM IST
Narayanan, now a widower, came to see Sarada at Bhargavan’s home at Parasinikadavu along with some of his relatives. At first, Bhargavan said, his mother refused to step out and talk to Narayanan, but after much coaxing, she agreed.