Latest News on 2 October
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Oct 01, 2018
The Gandhi Jayanti Quiz: How much do you really know about the Father of the Nation?On this Gandhi Jayanti, take the following quiz to find out how much you know about Bapu and his life
Sep 15, 2018
Narendra Modi launches 'Swachhata Hi Seva' campaign: PM says sanitation coverage increased from 40% to 90%Launching the "Swachhata Hi Seva" campaign, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday all sections of society and every part of the country have joined the cleanliness drive.
Oct 02, 2017
Note for Gandhi Jayanti: Are we bringing on humanitarian crises by showing the door to illegal immigrants?On this Gandhi Jayanti, in the name of the Father of the Nation, symbol of peace, icon of non-violence, we might well be moving towards a humanitarian crises of the nature we have never seen before.
May 24, 2017
Bihar to launch campaign against dowry, child marriage on Gandhi JayantiAfter enforcing a total liquor ban, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said that his government would launch an intensive campaign against dowry and child marriage on Gandhi Jayanti
Oct 02, 2016
Gandhi Jayanti: For today's youngsters, Mahatma is the man who got shotAre parents and teachers not sending out messages from our history, or is it packaged so badly that heroes of our recent past have become cardboards, and unreal, in both dimension and relevance to the new generation? Bikram Vohra shares his experience of talking about the Mahatma with the young generation
Mar 16, 2015
In a controversial move, Goa govt drops Gandhi Jayanti from public holidaysIn a decision that could spark nationwide outrage, the BJP government in Goa has dropped Gandhi Jayanti on 2 October from the list of public holidays.
Oct 01, 2014
Holiday pooper: Delhi's babus are not happy with PM Modi's Swachhta campaignModi has decided to commemorate Gandhi’s birthday on a scale and style that no one in the Congress party ever imagined.