Mahatma Gandhi


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Noun1.Mahatma Gandhi - political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home ruleMahatma Gandhi - political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home rule; an advocate of passive resistance (1869-1948)
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Her tweet coincided with the controversy, which erupted over Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur's, now an MP, statement that the killer of Mahatma Gandhi, Nathuram Godse, was a true patriot.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 1 (ANI): The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Saturday demanded the immediate suspension of IAS officer Nidhi Choudhari for her alleged derogatory remark against Mahatma Gandhi and for purportedly glorifying Nathuram Godse, who assassinated Bapu.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Aam Admi Party (AAP) MP Sanjay Singh on Tuesday raised in the Rajya Sabha the issue of a company in Israel using a picture of Mahatma Gandhi on wine bottle.
President Maithripala Sirisena says we should refer the great character of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of Nonviolence, not only to praise his unlimited character, but also to get examples from his eminent character to our lives.
Summary: New Delhi [India], May 17 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu condemned BJP's Bhopal Lok Sabha candidate Pragya Singh Thakur comments glorifying Mahatma Gandhi's assassin as "depressing" and "disgusting".
"Mahatma Gandhi was given the title of Mahatma by the people of India but Godse was never given any such title.
Saumitra, in a Facebook post, had referred to Mahatma Gandhi as the "father of Pakistan".
TheVice President said that it was his good fortune to launch the first Jaipur Foot camp on the sidelines of India For Humanity in Africa, especially in Africa where Mahatma Gandhi lived for more than twenty years and drew sustenance for his fight against discrimination and colonial domination with nothing but truth and non-violence as his weapons.
"It is decided that our party will organise the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi for a week (during October 2-9, 2019)," read an internal circular by AICC General Secretary KC Venugopal.
On Saturday, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and His Highness Shikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, had also released postage stamps on Mahatma Gandhi to commemorate his 150th birth anniversary.
The Embassy of India, Yangon organized "Cycling for Peace" to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, in association with Myanmar Cycling Federation at Kandawgyi Park with many bikers coming out to join in.
Speaking on the occasion, Ambassador Vanlalvawna thanked the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technology and Azermarka for bestowing a great honour on Mahatma Gandhi by releasing a postal stamp to mark the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

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