Mahatma Gandhi

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POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Mahatma Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Khadi

Why Modi posing with charkha does not diminish Brand Gandhi or Khadi

Image of PM with the spinning wheel on the 2017 KVIC calendar is too little to topple the Mahatma.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Shiv Sena, Mahatma Gandhi, Khadi, Narendra Modi

Modi Khadi row: When did Shiv Sena become a fan of Gandhi?

Now that it seems to care about Bapu, it should also clarify its stand on Godse.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Demonetisation, Mahatma Gandhi, Anil Vij

Anil Vij is right, Gandhi is no longer an icon like Modi, Virat Kohli or SRK

Mahatma symbolises a national outlook that is far too inconvenient to the emerging order of things.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Narendra Modi, Mahatma Gandhi, Khadi

Khadi, Modi, Gandhi - which is the real brand?

Khadi can embellish Brand Modi but there is little risk of Khadi becoming Modi.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  6-minute read
Mahatma Gandhi, Khadi, Narendra Modi

Khadi is equating Modi with Gandhi - and it's absurd

The prime minister has no business to be your new brand ambassador and feature in your annual calendar.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Demonetisation, Mahatma Gandhi, Rs 2000

When Mahatma went missing from Rs 2,000 note, Twitter seized the day

But the banks claim the Gandhi-mukt notes are as authentic as they are patriotic.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
RSS, Bhagavad Gita, Mahatma Gandhi

Modi should know the advice Gandhi gave to RSS on the Bhagavad Gita

The Haryana government, which is celebrating Gita Mahotsav, needs his teachings.

ART & CULTURE

 |  3-minute read
British Raj, Walter Reid, Mahatma Gandhi

How 'old humbug' Mahatma Gandhi confounded the British

[Book extract] His grin was as naked as his body: he only inserted his teeth in order to eat. What he ate was unusual.

POLITICS

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Gandhi Jayanti, Mahatma Gandhi

What can we learn from Mahatma Gandhi today?

Moral development? Sarvodaya? Non-violence?