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Karan Johar, Ekta Kapoor, Aanand L Rai, other filmmakers unite to curate content 'celebrating Indian values, culture'
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Karan Johar, Ekta Kapoor, Aanand L Rai, other filmmakers unite to curate content 'celebrating Indian values, culture'

Besides Karan Johar and Ekta Kapoor, other filmmakers like Dinesh Vijan, Rajkumar Hirani, and Rohit Shetty will also participate in the Change Within initiative

On Mahatma Gandhi's 151st birth anniversary, Kovind and Modi pay homage to Father of the Nation at Rajghat
India

On Mahatma Gandhi's 151st birth anniversary, Kovind and Modi pay homage to Father of the Nation at Rajghat

Gandhi Jayanti is also observed as International Day of Non-Violence after the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution to that effect on 15 June, 2007

Gandhi's journals: How the Mahatma shaped a nation's ideas through Young India, Navjivan and Harijan
Arts & Culture

Gandhi's journals: How the Mahatma shaped a nation's ideas through Young India, Navjivan and Harijan

Many, before Gandhi, had employed the press to further their cause. Many did so after him. Few have been as effective as he was in the early 1920s when Young India and Navjivan were at their zenith.

Gandhi Jayanti 2020: Prayer services, cultural events set to mark the Mahatma’s 151st birth anniversary today
India

Gandhi Jayanti 2020: Prayer services, cultural events set to mark the Mahatma’s 151st birth anniversary today

Gandhiji's birth anniversary is also marked as the International Day of Non-Violence after the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution to declare the same on 15 June, 2007

Martyrs' Day 2020: Narendra Modi, Ram Nath Kovind, Sonia Gandhi pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 72nd death anniversary at Rajghat
India

Martyrs' Day 2020: Narendra Modi, Ram Nath Kovind, Sonia Gandhi pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 72nd death anniversary at Rajghat

The nation on Thursday remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 72th death anniversary with President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the country in paying homage to the Father of Nation.

Bank holidays 2020: Banks will remain closed for 10 days this month; here is the list of major bank holidays this year
Business

Bank holidays 2020: Banks will remain closed for 10 days this month; here is the list of major bank holidays this year

The month of April has nine bank holidays of which annual closing of banks (1 April) Good Friday (10 April) and Dr BR Ambedkar Jayanti (14 April) are prominent ones.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: India-US trade deal, Aarey colony protests, interview of War director Siddharth Anand, today's must-read stories
India

Firstpost Editor's Picks: India-US trade deal, Aarey colony protests, interview of War director Siddharth Anand, today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editor's Picks: India-US trade deal, Aarey Colony protests in Mumbai, impact of dating apps, India vs South Africa, interview of War director Siddharth Anand, today's must-read stories

Congress issues show cause notice to Rae Bareli MLA for attending UP Assembly's special session in defiance of party orders
India

Congress issues show cause notice to Rae Bareli MLA for attending UP Assembly's special session in defiance of party orders

The Congress MLA who had remained absent from Congress's Gandhi Jayanti functions led by party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi on 2 October, surprised all by attending the proceedings of the House the same evening.

Opposition's boycott of special Uttar Pradesh Assembly session bad strategy, optics; defiant MLAs leave Adityanath critics red-faced
Politics

Opposition's boycott of special Uttar Pradesh Assembly session bad strategy, optics; defiant MLAs leave Adityanath critics red-faced

The Opposition parties in Uttar Pradesh should have realised that they would have made more noise by participating in the special session of the Assembly and using it to take on the government on whatever issue they would have deemed fit

Mahatma Gandhi's portrait defaced in Madhya Pradesh's Rewa on birth anniversary, urn used to immerse ashes stolen
India

Mahatma Gandhi's portrait defaced in Madhya Pradesh's Rewa on birth anniversary, urn used to immerse ashes stolen

A portrait of Mahatma Gandhi was defaced at Bapu Bhawan in Laxmanbagh Sansthan in Madhya Pradesh's Rewa on Gandhi Jayanti by unidentified persons.

Congress proclaims to be sole inheritor of Mahatma Gandhi's legacy, but day's events expose cracks in organisation, vacuum in top leadership
Politics

Congress proclaims to be sole inheritor of Mahatma Gandhi's legacy, but day's events expose cracks in organisation, vacuum in top leadership

The events that unfolded on Gandhi Jayanti raise questions over Congress' seriousness towards rebuilding its social base, inspiring confidence among its rank and file and putting up a real challenge to the BJP in Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections

Mahatma Gandhi 150th birth anniversary: Narendra Modi declares India open defecation-free, visits Ahmedabad's Sabarmati Ashram
India

Mahatma Gandhi 150th birth anniversary: Narendra Modi declares India open defecation-free, visits Ahmedabad's Sabarmati Ashram

On the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary, Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared that India is open defecation-free

Gandhi Jayanti 2019 Updates: Narendra Modi declares India open defecation-free, sets 2022 target to phase out single use plastic
India

Gandhi Jayanti 2019 Updates: Narendra Modi declares India open defecation-free, sets 2022 target to phase out single use plastic

Gandhi Jayanti 2019 Updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Ahmedabad at 6 pm, visited the Sabarmati Ashram and then participated in a Swachh Bharat programme

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Mahatma Gandhi's culinary experiments, S Jaishankar in Washington, 70 years of Communist China; today's must read stories
India

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Mahatma Gandhi's culinary experiments, S Jaishankar in Washington, 70 years of Communist China; today's must read stories

Firstpost Editor's Picks: S Jaishankar's Washington visit, Mahatma Gandhi and food, L Sarita Devi in Women's World Boxing Championships 2019; today's must read stories

Yes Bank seeks to arrest further decline in stock prices; affirms strong financials, liquidity level above regulatory requirements
Business

Yes Bank seeks to arrest further decline in stock prices; affirms strong financials, liquidity level above regulatory requirements

In its filing on Wednesday, Yes Bank also asserted that its financial and operating metrics remain intrinsically stable.

National leaders pay respects to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary: BJP, Congress conduct marches to spread Gandhian philosophy
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National leaders pay respects to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary: BJP, Congress conduct marches to spread Gandhian philosophy

Rahul Gandhi leads Congress' padayatra from the Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee office to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Gandhi Jayanti 2019: Narendra Modi proposes 'Einstein Challenge' in NYT op-ed to mark Mahatma's 150th birth anniversary
India

Gandhi Jayanti 2019: Narendra Modi proposes 'Einstein Challenge' in NYT op-ed to mark Mahatma's 150th birth anniversary

On the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Narendra Modi wrote an opinion piece for the New York Times about 'The great leader envisioned a world where every citizen has dignity and prosperity.'

Gandhi Jayanti 2019: Rahul Gandhi leads padyatra to Rajghat in Delhi, slogans of 'Mahatma Gandhi Amar Rahein' heard
India

Gandhi Jayanti 2019: Rahul Gandhi leads padyatra to Rajghat in Delhi, slogans of 'Mahatma Gandhi Amar Rahein' heard

Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday led a 'padyatra' in Delhi with a large number of party workers following him to Mahatma Gandhi's memorial Rajghat.

Amit Shah kickstarts 'Gandhi Sankalp Yatra': Over 3,200 BJP MPs, MLAs, other elected representatives to join party's massive event
India

Amit Shah kickstarts 'Gandhi Sankalp Yatra': Over 3,200 BJP MPs, MLAs, other elected representatives to join party's massive event

BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday flagged off the party's main programme for the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, the 'Gandhi Sankalp Yatra'.

Gandhi Jayanti 2019: Salman Khan, Madhuri Dixit Sunny Deol pay tribute on Bapu's 150th birth anniversary
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Gandhi Jayanti 2019: Salman Khan, Madhuri Dixit Sunny Deol pay tribute on Bapu's 150th birth anniversary

Dia Mirza stressed on the value of non-violence and urged her followers to remember the "universal law of love" on Gandhi Jayanti 2019.