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Rajiv Gandhi’s visit to China broke the ice, says Chinese diplomat...

Former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi 's visit to China in 1988 was an "ice breaking" trip and played a very important role in resuming...

How Mahatma Gandhi became a US news star in the 1930s

A significant aspect of Mahatma Gandhi 's strategy in challenging the mighty British empire, involved explaining India's point of view, publicising the cause of...

Bapu with the Bat: Mahatma Gandhi’s experiments with cricket | Latest...

Those familiar with Mahatma Gandhi's autobiography will know that as a school boy Bapu was averse to all forms of physical exercises. But, little...

Swachh Bharat: How Mahatma Gandhi became torchbearer for cleanliness

The largest-ever cleanliness drive in India completed three years on Monday. The Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan was initiated by the Narendra Modi-led government on October...

From HT archives: When Mahatma Gandhi wrote on khadi and Hindi

On Gandhi Jayanti, a selection of the Mahatma's writings in the Hindustan Times. india Updated: Oct 02, 2017 09:57 ISTOn the occasion of the...

Gandhi Jayanti 2017: Know education profile of Mahatama Gandhi

Every year on October 2 the country comes together to celebrate and remember the man who inspired the nation to fight colonial rule- Mohandas...

How Gandhi became Mahatma among the ‘sadharan janta’

In the early 1980s, history writing in India had undergone a significant change. A group of scholars decided to shift focus from the activities...

Khadi: Breaking historical shackles, the humble fabric now belongs to the...

For Mahatma Gandhi, khadi was symbolic of self-reliance, sustenance and hardwork. And, almost a century after his swadeshi movement propelled the nation to stand...

President Ram Nath Kovind hails Amitabh Bachchan for his role towards...

Hailing Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan for his contribution towards making the country open defecation-free (ODF), President Ram Nath Kovind today said the television commercials...

Did US intelligence agency try to protect Mahatma Gandhi, questions PIL...

Did the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), an intelligence agency of the United States during World War II and a predecessor of the Central...