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Radio, October 2, Gandhi Jayanti, Mahatma Gandhi

Why Gandhi's relevance cannot be debated

Radio offered nothing beyond music and advertising, while TV debates were all about a screaming match on the 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.


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Gandhi Jayanti, October 2, Father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi

150 years on, why Mahatma Gandhi still matters

India Today Group Editor-in-Chief talks about Gandhi’s complex legacy, in the October 7 edition of India Today magazine.


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Hindutva, Gandhi Jayanti, October 2, Mahatma Gandhi

What Hinduism meant to Gandhi

The Mahatma would have been sharply critical of what is represented by Hindu nationalism.


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Climate change, October 2, Plastic ban, Single-use plastic

How Greta Thunberg is echoing Mahatma Gandhi's views on environment

To say that reduction of plastic will require radical change in our lifestyle and culture is to ensure that no one will listen.


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Gandhi Jayanti, Shastri, October 2, Mahatma Gandhi

What would Gandhi and Shastri have done had they been alive?

May be, they would have started yet another Satyagraha for 'truth' in a post-modern world.


 |  The Cynic  |  3-minute read
Clean India, Mahatma Gandhi, October 2, Swachh Bharat

How Gandhi’s Clean India mission was hijacked by photo-op enthusiasts

Those who espouse the cause of cleanliness ensure that their faces are plastered across every available inch of space.