Tag: Quit India Movement

Quit India Movement: Remembering a Freedom Fighter

Newsroom24x7 Desk On the 77th anniversary of Quit India Movement, Newsroom24x7 pays homage to leading freedom fighter late Anant Maral Shastri, who had quit his job as editor of Milap, a front-ranking newspaper published from Lahore, to support Mahatma Gandhi’s call for “Do or Die” and jump into the Quit India Movement in 1942. He

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India faces the challenge of corruption, poverty, illiteracy and malnutrition: Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today noted that corruption, poverty, illiteracy and malnutrition are challenges that India now needs to overcome. Modi said that a positive transformation, and a common resolve is required for this. He also mentioned the role played by women in the freedom struggle, and said that women can

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Quit India Movement and the life and times of Anant Maral Shastri

Newsroom24x7 Desk Anant Maral Shastri will always be remembered as a freedom fighter, journalist, literary figure, poet, Sanskrit scholar, linguist and a respected administrator. At a very young age, he had left Ambikapur, now in Chhattisgarh, and joined Kashi Vidyapeeth, a nationalist institution of learning in Varanasi, where he found a Guru in Acharya Narendra

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