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Martyrs' Day 2019: Life lessons from Mahatma Gandhi you should teach your child

Mahatma Gandhi not only motivated people with his struggle for freedom but also taught us important lessons about life. On Martyrs' Day, teach some of these lessons to your children.

Highlights - Mahatma Gandhi death anniversary: President Kovind, PM Modi pay tribute at Rajghat on Martyrs' Day

Highlights - Mahatma Gandhi death anniversary: Gandhi's journey in India began in 1917 by launching Satyagrah from Champaran, Bihar in what is known as the first non-violent resistance to the British rule.


'Nationalistic' fervour: This Holi, BJP vies for Bhagat Singh’s legacy

Unveiling the plan on Tuesday, Union minister and senior BJP leader Prakash Javadekar said the party will observe Martyrs’ Day on Wednesday.

Chandigarh War Memorial: On Martyrs’ Day, bravehearts remembered

The Chandigarh War Memorial, which was set up with a citizens’ initiative led by The Indian Express, was dedicated to the nation by former president A P J Abdul Kalam in 2006.

Observe Martyrs’ Day with due solemnity: MHA to states

In a directive issued last week, the ministry asked states and union territories to instruct educational institutes and public sector enterprises to observe Martyrs’ Day with full solemnity and in a befitting manner.

J&K Government Martyrs’ Day strain in BJP-PDP coalition

CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to attend function today, BJP says they aren’t martyrs.


Martyr's Day Rally: TMC won’t seek donation, to collect funds ‘internally’

The party also told workers to “scale up the rally’s magnitude” keeping in mind the Assembly elections due next year.

Hoardings removed, but MC’s goof-up in invitation cards stays

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation puts photos of US Army men, not Indian soldiers on Martyrs Day.

Chandigarh civic body passes off US Armymen as Indian Army soldiers in hoardings

The photograph, taken from the internet, were also found to be tampered with and flipped so that the US flag was not visible.

MC passes off US armymen as Indian Army soldiers in Martyrs Day hoardings

To make matters worse, the photograph from the internet has been tampered with and the US flag removed.