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Ram Nath Kovind hails CAA as 'historic', prompts protests by Opposition members during joint address in Parliament
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Ram Nath Kovind hails CAA as 'historic', prompts protests by Opposition members during joint address in Parliament

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday hailed the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act as "historic" in his address to the joint sitting of both houses of Parliament, prompting protests by some opposition members.

'Party needs to introspect', says UP Congress leader, declines appointment to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's advisory council
India

'Party needs to introspect', says UP Congress leader, declines appointment to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's advisory council

Asked about his decision to not become an advisor to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Rajesh Mishra said he had apprised her office about it.

Daily Bulletin: India celebrates Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, Modi to ban single-use plastic, Congress to organise 'padyatras';day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: India celebrates Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, Modi to ban single-use plastic, Congress to organise 'padyatras';day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Mahatma Gandhi 150th Birth Anniversary 2019: Narendra Modi to announce ban on single-use plastic, visit Sabarmati Ashram; Amit Shah to flag off BJP's nationwide 'Gandhi Sankalp Yatra' today; and more

On Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, keeping his light shining through solar lamps and clean energy
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On Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, keeping his light shining through solar lamps and clean energy

Over one million students across 100 countries will assemble solar lamps to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, as part of a global event led by Professor Chetan Singh Solanki.

Priyanka Gandhi to lead Congress padyatra in Lucknow on Gandhi Jayanti; event to be show of strength, say sources
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Priyanka Gandhi to lead Congress padyatra in Lucknow on Gandhi Jayanti; event to be show of strength, say sources

The Congress on Tuesday announced that party workers led by Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will undertake a 'padyatra' on Gandhi Jayanti in Lucknow.

Donald Trump calling Narendra Modi 'father of nation' an insult to Mahatma Gandhi, says Jairam Ramesh
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Donald Trump calling Narendra Modi 'father of nation' an insult to Mahatma Gandhi, says Jairam Ramesh

Donald Trump on Tuesday heaped praise on Narendra Modi in New York. 'I remember India before was very torn. There was a lot of dissension, fighting and he brought it all together. Like a father would. Maybe he is the father of India,' Trump had said.

Gujarat Congress to organise marches to Sabarmati Ashram on 27 Sep in bid to 'foil designs to destroy Gandhian ideology'
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Gujarat Congress to organise marches to Sabarmati Ashram on 27 Sep in bid to 'foil designs to destroy Gandhian ideology'

'These marches under a week-long 'Gandhi Sandesh Yatra' will be taken out on 27 September', said state Congress president Amit Chavda

Amit Shah to address BJP MP's on 21 Sept, may announce programmes for 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi
India

Amit Shah to address BJP MP's on 21 Sept, may announce programmes for 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi

Amit Shah will address BJP MPs on 21 September, during which he is likely to announce programs to be taken up to spread the teachings of Mahatma Gandhi as part of the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of the Father of the Nation

On 89th anniversary of Dandi March, Narendra Modi says Congress culture is 'anti-thesis of Gandhian values'
India

On 89th anniversary of Dandi March, Narendra Modi says Congress culture is 'anti-thesis of Gandhian values'

On the 89th anniversary of the historic Dandi March led by Mahatma Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday took a jibe at Congress, saying, 'Its culture is the anti-thesis of Gandhian values.'

Martyrs' Day: Narendra Modi, Ram Nath Kovind, several political leaders remember Mahatma Gandhi on social media
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Martyrs' Day: Narendra Modi, Ram Nath Kovind, several political leaders remember Mahatma Gandhi on social media

President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu and several Union ministers, political leaders and prominent figures took to social media to remember Mahatma Gandhi on his 71st death anniversary, observed as Martyrs' Day.

Twitter celebrates Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary with a customised emoji
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Twitter celebrates Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary with a customised emoji

The Gandhi emoji will be live until 8 October and is available on both Twitter and Twitter Lite.

The Gandhi Jayanti Quiz: How much do you really know about the Father of the Nation?
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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

'Mahatma Gandhi should have given more time and attention to his wife and sons,' says grandson
Life

'Mahatma Gandhi should have given more time and attention to his wife and sons,' says grandson

A new book appraises Mahatma Gandhi and his legacy by examining some of his most famous and often most controversial ideas, beliefs, actions, successes and failures

Narendra Modi replaces Gandhi in charkha photo: What is the BJP govt trying to prove?
Politics

Narendra Modi replaces Gandhi in charkha photo: What is the BJP govt trying to prove?

What is being advertised in these calendars is not Narendra Modi the Prime Minister nor Modi the BJP leader. Modi here is not even representing government policies and successes story.

Narendra Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, Lal Bahadur Shastri
India

Narendra Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, Lal Bahadur Shastri

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri at Rajghat and Vijay Ghat respectively on their birth anniversaries.

Photos: 14 rare and must see images of Mahatma Gandhi
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Photos: 14 rare and must see images of Mahatma Gandhi

Here are 14 must see images of Mahatma Gandhi as the nation celebrates his birthday.

Ahead of Swachh Bharat launch, PM Modi pays tributes to Gandhiji
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Ahead of Swachh Bharat launch, PM Modi pays tributes to Gandhiji

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Rajghat -- the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi -- to pay tributes to the Father of the Nation on his birth anniversary.