Tag: Mahatma Gandhi

Patriot Indian citizens will never forgive Sadhvi Pragya

Lalit Shastri I was horrified, shattered and dismayed when Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, the Bharatiya Janata Party candidate in the poll fray against senior Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijay Singh for the Bhopal parliamentary seat, went into the assertive mode and told mediapersons that Nathuram Godse, who had assassinated Mahatma Gandhi

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Mahatma Gandhi and his message: It is more relevant today than ever before

Lalit Shastri Today the nation celebrates the 148th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Every year on October 2, we remember the Mahatma and recall all that he stood for. Question arises do we also try to assess how far we been able to follow his footsteps. Mahatma Gandhi was absolutely clear in his concept that

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From Gandhi to Guptas: Satyagrah to “State Capture” in South Africa

Lalit Shastri The Gupta family, which is among the richest in South Africa,  have tried every trick in the book. The President of South Africa has minimal education and this crowd of clever men have educated him on how to rip off every single large government project that they can. After many attempts to charge

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Killing people in the name of cow worship is not acceptable: Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Staff Ahmedabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today issued a stern warning against cow vigilantism and said that killing people in the name of cow worship (Gau Bhakti) is not acceptable. This is not something that Mahatma Gandhi would approve of, he said. As a society, there is no place for violence; no person in

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Look at Indian diaspora not merely as numbers but also as our strength: Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Staff For years the term “brain drain” has been in vogue. But if we look at the diaspora as our strength we can convert this into “brain gain. -Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra with the message that the nation should look

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India attained freedom by the sacrifices of countless patriots and freedom fighters: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Newsroom24x7 Staff Addressing the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort in Delhi on Independence Day (15 August, 2016) the Prime Minister had said that India would not have attained freedom without the sacrifices of the freedom fighters. He had particularly recalled the contribution of Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Patel and Jawaharhal Nehru. Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh

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Mahatma Gandhi’s statue in London celebrates the universal power of his message: David Cameron

Newsroom24x7 Desk London: Unveiling a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Parliament Square in London in the company of over historical figures such as Winston Churchill and Abraham Lincoln this past weekend British Prime Minister David Cameron said that in putting Gandhi in this famous square we are giving him an eternal home in our country.

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PM pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 30: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi and all Martyrs who laid their lives for the Nation, On Martyrs` Day. Paying tributes to Mahatma Gandhi, Mr. Modi said: “पूज्य बापू को उनकी पुण्यतिथि पर शत् शत् नमन। On Martyrs` Day I pay homage to Martyrs for their supreme

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