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Gandhi's charkha sold for 110,000 pounds at UK auction

Mahatma Gandhi's 'charkha' which he used in Yerwada Jail during the 'Quit India Movement' was sold at an auction in the UK for a whopping 110,000 pounds, nearly double the expected price. Gandhi's......

Gandhi's prized possessions to be auctioned in UK

Over 60 of Mahatma Gandhi's most prized possessions, including a 'charkha' he used in Yerwada Jail during the 'Quit India Movement', will go under the hammer at a leading British auction house on......

Why August 9 is a defining moment in India's history

August 9 is the 71st anniversary of the Quit India Movement, which Mahatma Gandhi called the biggest struggle of his life. On August 8, on the wings of one of the most powerful slogans of the......

Fallen Indians remembered in South Africa

Mahatma Gandhi was remembered by South Africans as they marked the 150th year since the first indentured Indian workers arrived by boat in Durban. During an event organised at the Cenotaph in......

Ananthamurthy, a towering literary figure

A towering figure in the world of letters, Udupi Rajagopalacharya Ananthamurthy, who passed away in Bangalore on Friday, was modern in his sensibilities and intellectual underpinnings in his......

Ajit Balakrishnan: When I'm 64

Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I'm 64?" sang the Beatles when they burst into the international music scene.   I was in my late teens when I first heard this......

'Pressure on Asian currencies will continue'

The rupee’s slide against the dollar has sent the markets in a tizzy. Sanjay Mathur, managing director and head of economics research for Asia Pacific (ex-Japan), Royal Bank of Scotland,......

Did the CAG overstep the mark?

It is unfair to judge the CAG only by his reports on 2G, KG, Coalgate and the Commonwealth Games, notes Sukumar MukhopadhyayDoes the Comptroller and Auditor General serve the government or the......

'Individuals cannot fight corruption'

Avinash Dixit, John J F Sherrerd '52 University Professor of Economics, Princeton University, is a pioneer of the game theory and a major influence on Nobel laureate Paul Krugman's acclaimed work......

Why are NRIs so touchy about the country they left?

The only readers of this column I am wary of are Overseas Citizens of India, People of Indian origin, Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), call them what you will, in the United States. Not distinguished......

'Thank you, Sir Richard, for focusing world attention on India'

'That night -- when Gandhi won Best Picture at the 1983 Oscars belonged to India and it meant a lot to a young student like me who was trying to establish his Indian identity among the Americans......

'Sir Richard Attenborough really loved India'

Richard Attenborough's acclaimed biopic Gandhi proved to be a stepping stone in quite a few Indian actors' career.One among them was Alok Nath, who played Tyeb Mohammed (a friend of Mohandas......

Review: Bhaag Milkha Bhaag looks dated

Farhan Akhtar's Bhaag Milkha Bhaag does not offer anything new, says Aseem Chhabra. Farhan Akhtar is a machine. Watching how he uses each muscle in his body – on his neck, chest, arms,......

How well were these freedom fighters' biopics made? VOTE!

It's that time of the year again when India beams with pride and nationalistic fervor. Her achievements are recounted and triumphant stories of its brave citizen garners well-deserved......

'The present generation don't know Disco Dancer'

US-based author Anuvab Pal feels Mithun Chakrabarty-starrer Disco Dancer is the worst film of the 1980s. Yet, he chose to write a book on this very film, with the screenplay, trivia, and interviews......

Suresh Saraiya, one of the best-loved radio commentators

Haresh Pandya pays tribute to noted radio commentator Suresh Saraiya, who passed away in Mumbai on Wednesday following a heart attack. July 18, 2012, turned out to be a sad day for Hindi cinema and......

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Q. Is Muslim contribution to INDIA just the Taj Mahal and red fort ?
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Q. in which year did Mahatma Gandhi launch the Quit India Movement ?
Raju:  A. Over the years, there has been significant integration of Hindu and Muslim cultures across India and the Muslims have played a prominent role in...... more

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Q. During which of the following did Mahatma Gandhi give the slogan Do or Die?a) Quit India Movementb) Non-cooperation Movementc) Khilafat Movementd) Civil Disobedience Movement
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ABDUL KALAM AZAD:  A. Quit India Movement. more

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Trusting the Mahatma

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Batting for Indo-Pak cultural ties, girl child

Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt has urged for the utilisation of cultural space as a means to foster ties between India and neighbour Pakistan. "I have... ...

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