Gandhi’s vision of service and humanism is relevant across nations and time.
A resolution stressed that the government should implement all existing laws for the protection of farm community including the Land Acquisition Act (2013), the land reform laws, Forest Rights Act, MGNREGS and the Environmental Protection Act.
The work is on display at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) in her retrospective “Revisiting Gandhi: The Art of Shelly Jyoti (2009-18)”.
Organisations that run from immovable properties tend to get isolated from the public and trustees begin to run the organisation as per their own will.
The states and UTs have been advised to hold a week-long special function at all prison premises based on the teachings of the Mahatma before the dates specified for release of prisoners.
For Gandhi, communal harmony was more important than even swaraj. This moral urgency must inform the actions of the political class.
His petition seeks a forensic examination of the blood-stained shawl and watch of Gandhi to ascertain how many wounds the Mahatma had suffered when he was shot dead on January 30, 1948.
The road to Dandi from Navsari town is lined by neem and mango trees along fields of paddy and sugarcane, with shrimp farms in between. It ends at a wooden gate that opens to Saifee Villa, where a plaque at the steps displays a faded photo of Mahatma Gandhi picking salt.
The ground — originally called the Gowalia Tank Maidan, later split into five parts — is well known as the place where Mahatma Gandhi gave the Quit India Speech in August 1942.
In the 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s birth, the historical significance of the complex is not lost on Teli, among the thousands of workers at the frontlines of Swachh Bharat, the flagship cleanliness scheme launched on Gandhi Jayanti four years ago.
The Nobel Foundation’s statutes did allow a posthumous award under certain circumstances. But Gandhi did not belong to an organisation and had not left a will.
The Indian Express reporters fan out across the country to mark milestones in the Mahatma’s journey. To bring stories of the footsoldiers of Swachh Bharat, whose job it is to wipe, mop and dust where the Mahatma once walked.
Taking a pledge to walk on the path shown by Mahatma Gandhi, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday led a padyatra in his hometown, Nagpur, to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation.
Concluding ceremony of the Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention, attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres.
The feat was achieved by students gathered at the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, under its flagship Solar Urja Lamp (SoUL) project. The institute marked the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi with a massive workshop on solar energy.