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Chandrashekhar Azad's 113th birth anniversary: Radical freedom fighter was inspired by non-cooperation movement
India

Chandrashekhar Azad's 113th birth anniversary: Radical freedom fighter was inspired by non-cooperation movement

Azad was drawn to Mahatma Gandhi's non-violence movement in 1920 — after the massacre of the Jallianwala Bagh in 1919 — and was arrested when he was only 15-year-old for his pro-freedom activities against the oppressive British Raj.

Students learning only about Stalin and Lenin, new NCERT syllabus to teach Gandhi and Bose, says Biplab Kumar Deb
India

Students learning only about Stalin and Lenin, new NCERT syllabus to teach Gandhi and Bose, says Biplab Kumar Deb

Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb said that the new syllabus would soon be introduced.

Rajasthan Class 8 book describes freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak as ‘father of terrorism’
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Rajasthan Class 8 book describes freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak as ‘father of terrorism’

cIn what appears to be a case of poor choice of words, a Class VIII reference book described freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak as the "Father of Terrorism"

Narendra Modi pays tribute to freedom fighter Lala Lajpat Rai on birth anniversary, says he was a 'righteous' leader
India

Narendra Modi pays tribute to freedom fighter Lala Lajpat Rai on birth anniversary, says he was a 'righteous' leader

Leaders paid tribute to freedom fighter Lala Lajpat Rai on his birth anniversary on Sunday. Also called Sher-e-Punjab and Punjab Kesri, Rai was one of the first promoters of Swadeshi movement in India

Bal Gangadhar Tilak's great-grandson Rohit  accused of rape in Pune, FIR filed
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Bal Gangadhar Tilak's great-grandson Rohit accused of rape in Pune, FIR filed

Congress leader Rohit Tilak, who is the great-grandson of Bal Gangadhar Tilak, has been booked for allegedly raping a woman and forcing her into "unnatural" sex

BJP-Shiv Sena govt should stop 'neglect and degradation' of Tilak's heritage: Sudheendra Kulkarni
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BJP-Shiv Sena govt should stop 'neglect and degradation' of Tilak's heritage: Sudheendra Kulkarni

Maharashtra government and the Centre should stop the "shocking neglect and degradation" of the places associated with the pioneering nationalist leader Bal Gangadhar Tilak, former BJP member Sudheendra Kulkarni said on Friday.

India and MIT: How we became a technological force to reckon with
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India and MIT: How we became a technological force to reckon with

Prof Ross Bassett’s book, The Technological Indian, looks at Indian students at MIT from 1882 to 2000

Goodbye Girgaum Chowpatty: Say hello to Swaraj Bhoomi
Mumbai

Goodbye Girgaum Chowpatty: Say hello to Swaraj Bhoomi

The BJP-led Maharashtra government on Wednesday decided to rename the area at Girgaum Chowpatty in the city where veteran freedom fighter Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak was cremated, as 'Swaraj Bhoomi'.

Ganpati games: Mine is bigger than yours
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Ganpati games: Mine is bigger than yours

Unfortunately, less attention is paid to the cultural dimensions of music, folk dance and discourse around the community event of Ganesh Chaturthi; all energies seem to centre around the size of the idol.