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Veer Savarkar


Veer Savarkar worshipped shastra, shaastra, says CM Patel at book release

December 06, 2021 2:13 am

The book, written by Central Information Commissioner Uday Mahurkar and Chirayu Pandit, lecturer at MSU Vadodara and founding cordinator of the MSU's Institute of Leadership and Governance, details the thoughts and efforts of Veer Savarkar to stop India's partition.

Many freedom fighters did not get their due: Amit Shah

October 20, 2021 11:31 am

The Union home minister said that the Manipur government has plans to build a memorial at the spot and he added that the memorial will inspire tourists, the youth and the younger generation across the country on how to fight with limited resources.

'How could Gandhi communicate with jailed Savarkar?': Chhattisgarh CM Baghel counters Rajnath Singh's claim

October 13, 2021 6:48 pm

Baghel, on Wednesday, claimed that Savarkar worked on Britishers' agenda of 'divide and rule' and that he was the first one to suggest the two-nation theory after coming out of jail in 1925.

Gandhi asked Savarkar to file mercy plea before British: Rajnath Singh

October 13, 2021 8:18 am

Singh said this during the launch of a book — Veer Savarkar: The Man Who Could Have Prevented Partition — at Ambedkar International Centre where RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat also addressed the gathering.

Patel remembers Savarkar, stresses on preserving ancient Indian culture, Hindu dharma and democracy

August 14, 2021 11:59 pm

Cautioning citizens not to put their guard down when it comes to Covid-19, Nitin Patel hailed the “leadership” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Book on Veer Savarkar to hit stands in July

May 28, 2021 3:55 pm

Born on May 28, 1883, in Bhagur village near Nasik, Maharashtra, Savarkar remains a revered figure for his Hindutva philosophy, especially to parties and organisations which subscribe to Hindutva views.

Karnataka flyover inauguration cancelled; Cong, JD(S) oppose naming it after Savarkar, play regional pride card

May 28, 2020 5:21 pm

The 400-metre flyover, named after the freedom fighter and Hindutva ideologue, was scheduled to be unveiled by Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Savarkar's birthday, but Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) called the ceremony off at the last moment citing Covid-19 lockdown.

Row over naming Bengaluru city's flyover after Veer Savarkar

May 27, 2020 7:44 pm

Congress said naming of the bridge after Savarkar was taken, despite opposition, and questioned Savarkar's contribution to Karnataka and Bengaluru. The Congress and other opposition parties had earlier vehemently opposed the move to confer Bharat Ratna on Savarkar, posthumously.

Maharashtra: BJP plans to corner Sena with motion to honour Savarkar

February 11, 2020 2:27 am

In the meeting of Business Advisory Committee of the state legislature on Monday, former state minister and BJP legislator Sudhir Mungantiwar raised the issue of bringing the motion but the Congress opposed the move and Sena took a cautious stand on it.

Lucknow: Magsaysay winner booked for 'indecent remarks' against Veer Savarkar

January 22, 2020 8:09 pm

Sandeep Pandey had allegedly said that the same people were "dividing Hindus and Muslims" who had done it during the British Raj. The activist further claimed that "masked goons" hired by some right-wing organisations were behind the violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University.


Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley, Sumitra Mahajan pay tribute to Veer Savarkar on 132nd birth anniversary

May 28, 2015 1:34 pm

National leaders on Thursday paid tribute to freedom activist Vinayak Damodar Savarkar on his birth anniversary.