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Mumbai IAS officer transferred after tweet on Mahatma Gandhi: Media's cynical outrage cycles, politicians' biases fanned controversy
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Mumbai IAS officer transferred after tweet on Mahatma Gandhi: Media's cynical outrage cycles, politicians' biases fanned controversy

Nidhi Choudhari had tweeted this sarcastically the day after Sadhvi Pragya called Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse a "desh bhakt". Unfortunately for Choudhari, many on Twitter didn’t get the irony of her tweet and condemned her for such ‘venomous’ thoughts about the Father of the Nation.

Nathuram Godse row: Gandhi's assassin is problem for BJP; his links with Savarkar, RSS may test party
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Nathuram Godse row: Gandhi's assassin is problem for BJP; his links with Savarkar, RSS may test party

From disowning Godse's ideological association with the RSS to strongly denying the fact that he had links with Sangh ideologue Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, the BJP has been rather embarrassed about Godse and Gandhi's assassination

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.

Mahatma Gandhi's killer Narayan Dattatraya Apte's identity mired in doubt: Petitioner seeking reopening of case tells SC
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Mahatma Gandhi's killer Narayan Dattatraya Apte's identity mired in doubt: Petitioner seeking reopening of case tells SC

Pankaj Phadnis, the petitioner in the case, has also questioned the 'three-bullet theory' in the murder of Gandhi.

Mahatma Gandhi's great-grandson Tushar objects to SC plea seeking re-investigation of Bapu's assassination
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Mahatma Gandhi's great-grandson Tushar objects to SC plea seeking re-investigation of Bapu's assassination

Tushar Gandhi, great-grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, objected to a plea in the Supreme Court seeking reopening of the investigation into the latter's assassination

Nathuram Godse a 'patriot', says BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj, retracts later
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Nathuram Godse a 'patriot', says BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj, retracts later

BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj described Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse as a "patriot", sparking outrage following which he retracted.