An official said the Union government had planned national and international-level celebrations to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Gandhiji.
Started in 1913, the Indian Journal of Medical Research is one of the oldest medical journals in Asia.
The ASI has already developed a road around the palace, built toilets and parking space, and painted and repaired parts of the building. The palace gets at least 6,000-7,000 foreign tourists every year.
Starting this October 2, events and activities will not only be held across the country, but Indian missions abroad too will participate actively in propagating the teachings and life of the Father of the Nation.
Happy Independence Day 2018: The English teacher, keen to prove that he was a good teacher, wanted all his students to know every spelling so that he could impress his superiors. When he saw that Mohan was unsure, he prodded him to peep at his neighbour’s slate and see the spelling.
Congress must remember: When in doubt, stand with the persecuted.
The district Congress head said that party members in Lucknow and Delhi have been apprised of the matter. He added that the ruling BJP had done this to divert public attention from pressing issues.
The vice president of BJP’s West Bengal unit cited Mahatma Gandhi and his food habits to drive home his point, that Hindus should stop eating goat meat since the father of the nation considered it as “mother”.
Since 2016, every year, the state government has been undertaking a mass plantation exercise in July. This year, the government aims to plant 13 crore saplings in the month, and has been eyeing on planting another 33 crore saplings the next year.
“I thank you for your letter. My son Devdas leaves tonight. Pray do not worry about his expenses. He will deem it an honour to be your guest. Jamnadas gave me the Khadar towel sent by you. I shall treasure the gift: spinning is exceedingly good,” Gandhi wrote in the postcard.
The year 2018 is an important year for India-South Africa relations as it marks the 25 years of the establishment of diplomatic relations, the 125th anniversary of the Pietermaritzburg railway station incident and the 100th birth centenary of South African iconic leader, Nelson Mandela.
Swaraj was the keynote speaker at a banquet at the City Hall here marking the 125th anniversary of the day when on June 7, 1893, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, a young lawyer then, was thrown off a train compartment reserved for whites only.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Singapore’s former premier Goh Chok Tong on Saturday jointly unveiled a plaque to pay tribute at the immersion site of Mahatma Gandhi’s ashes at the waterfront Clifford pier in the city-state.
Tagore wrote eight novels and four novellas, among them Chaturanga, Shesher Kobita, Char Odhay, and Noukadubi. He began his career in short stories at the age of 16 in 1877 with ‘Bhikharini’ (the beggar woman).
Maintaining that the event should serve to increase awareness about Gandhiji globally as well, PM Narendra Modi said it is important that this occasion be celebrated in a manner that ensures Mahatma Gandhi continues to be an inspiration for future generations.