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Government marks India's big billion jabs milestone with largest Khadi tricolour displayed at Red Fort-dnmGovernment marks India's big billion jabs milestone with largest Khadi tricolour displayed at Red Fort-dnm

Government marks India’s big billion jabs milestone with largest Khadi tricolour displayed at Red Fort

The tricolour hoisted in Leh to celebrate Gandhi Jayanti on October 2 has been used at the Red Fort to mark the milestone of administering one billion, or 100 crore, doses of vaccines against coronavirus. Also, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya launched a song by singer Kailash Kher and an audio-visual film at the Red Fort. 

Top Stories Oct 21, 2021, 2:32 PM IST

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Bengaluru’s vintage beauties hit the road on Gandhi Jayanti

On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, the Karnataka state transport department organised a vintage car rally with the theme -- 'Non violence and safe driving'. 

Top Stories Oct 2, 2021, 7:02 PM IST

Jacqueline Fernandez cleans beach on Gandhi Jayanti under YOLO foundation (Pictures)-SYTJacqueline Fernandez cleans beach on Gandhi Jayanti under YOLO foundation (Pictures)-SYT

Jacqueline Fernandez cleans beach on Gandhi Jayanti under YOLO foundation (Pictures)

Jacqueline Fernandez took a step towards the environment and cleaned the beach on account of Gandhi Jayanti; read on.

Entertainment Oct 2, 2021, 2:41 PM IST

World s largest Khadi national flag installed in Leh on Gandhi Jayanti-dnmWorld s largest Khadi national flag installed in Leh on Gandhi Jayanti-dnm

World's largest ‘Khadi national flag’ installed in Leh on Gandhi Jayanti

Weighing 1000kg and made by Mumbai's Khadi Dyers & Printers, the Khadi flag was unveiled by Ladakh LG RK Mathur in the presence of Indian Army chief Gen MM Naravane. 

Top Stories Oct 2, 2021, 12:14 PM IST

Gandhi Jayanti: Leaders across party lines pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat-dnmGandhi Jayanti: Leaders across party lines pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat-dnm

Gandhi Jayanti: Leaders across party lines pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat

Vice president M Venkaiah Naidu, Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia were also among leaders who paid their tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat.

Top Stories Oct 2, 2021, 9:19 AM IST

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10 monuments dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi outside India

Mahatma Gandhi, popularly known as the Father of the Nation, not only fought the British Raj in India, but also taught important lessons about ahimsa i.e. non-violence to the people of this world. Still remembered as epitome of peace, the world has dedicated several monuments/statues to Bapu. On Gandhi Jayanti, we take a look at 10 such key installations of the Mahatma outside India.

Top Stories Oct 2, 2021, 8:01 AM IST

Mamata Banerjee launches "Government At Doorstep" scheme-dbrMamata Banerjee launches "Government At Doorstep" scheme-dbr

Mamata Banerjee launches "Government At Doorstep" scheme

From December 1, West Bengal will launch an initiative to take government services to the doorsteps of people. The name of the initiative is ‘Duare Duare Sarkar' or government at the doorstep. To run till Gandhi Jayanti on January 30, the initiative will try and deliver pending services to people

India News Nov 30, 2020, 3:11 PM IST

Sayani Gupta takes jibe at Shah Rukh Khan for his Gandhi Jayanti post, asks him to speak the 'truth' - gpsSayani Gupta takes jibe at Shah Rukh Khan for his Gandhi Jayanti post, asks him to speak the 'truth' - gps

Sayani Gupta takes jibe at Shah Rukh Khan for his Gandhi Jayanti post, asks him to speak the ‘truth’

On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti King Khan, Shah Rukh shared a tweet for his fans. However, his former co-star Sayani Gupta has taken a jibe at him over the same.

Entertainment Oct 3, 2020, 1:14 PM IST

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Sanjay Dutt wishes Gandhi Jayanti in his unique style

'Happy Birthday Bapu!' shares Sanjay Dutt on Gandhi Jayanti with a video from ‘Lage Raho Munna Bhai’

Entertainment Oct 2, 2020, 8:21 PM IST

PM Modi shares Mahatma Gandhi video, praises principles - gpsPM Modi shares Mahatma Gandhi video, praises principles - gps

PM Modi shares Mahatma Gandhi video, praises principles

On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, PM Modi tweeted a video on Mahatma Gandhi and said Bapu guided the nation on his principles of satyagraha, non-violence and truth and also accorded cleanliness the highest priority.

 

 

India Oct 2, 2020, 4:32 PM IST

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Gandhi Jayanti 2020: Important tenets in life of Mahatma which received global recognition.

The year 2020 marks the 151th birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi. In a fitting tribute, world leaders at the UN paid tributes to the stalwart, eulogising his traits of Ahimsa and equality for all, among others

India Oct 2, 2020, 11:27 AM IST

Gandhi Jayanti: When Rs 4 became a bone of contention between Mahatma Gandhi and Kasturba-snjGandhi Jayanti: When Rs 4 became a bone of contention between Mahatma Gandhi and Kasturba-snj

Gandhi Jayanti: When Rs 4 became a bone of contention between Mahatma Gandhi and Kasturba

 In the article titled, "My Sorrow, My Shame", Gandhi had criticised the shortcomings of some of the inmates, including his wife Kasturba at his ashram in Ahmedabad in Gujarat

India Oct 2, 2020, 11:01 AM IST

Centenarian freedom fighter HS Doreswamy recalls encounter with Mahatma GandhiCentenarian freedom fighter HS Doreswamy recalls encounter with Mahatma Gandhi

Centenarian freedom fighter HS Doreswamy recalls encounter with Mahatma Gandhi

At a time when Mahatma Gandhi's principles are dwindling, freedom fighter and centenarian HS Doreswamy recalled his encounter with the greatest proponent of non-violence, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. Doreswamy spoke of how Gandhi inspired him to take up the freedom struggle, and his journey of undergoing torture by police, supplying explosives, destroying   government letters and being imprisoned for 14 months.

India Oct 2, 2019, 5:12 PM IST

Gandhi Jayanti 2019 Leaders pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at RajghatGandhi Jayanti 2019 Leaders pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat

Gandhi Jayanti 2019: Leaders pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat

The nation celebrates the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and leaders across parties paid tributes to Bapu at Rajghat in New Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be paying a visit to Sabarmati Ashram before addressing the nation. 
 

India Oct 2, 2019, 11:11 AM IST

Gandhi Jayanti: When Mahatma bought desi calf in Bengaluru, Bapu's tryst with animal husbandry in cityGandhi Jayanti: When Mahatma bought desi calf in Bengaluru, Bapu's tryst with animal husbandry in city

Gandhi Jayanti: When Mahatma bought desi calf in Bengaluru, Bapu's tryst with animal husbandry in city

The documentary is 1.30-minute long and all his visits to Karnataka have found place here. It is also said that Gandhiji had bought a calf from NDRI Dairy. Here are 10 interesting, but not so popular facts about  Mahatma Gandhiji's Bengaluru visit.
 

Karnataka Oct 2, 2018, 5:58 PM IST