Gandhi Jayanti

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Hindustantimes.com
BJP MP says Chhattisgarh girls becoming ‘tan-a-tan’: Politicians who made sexist remarksMahto, a 77-year-old parliamentarian from Korba, said at a wrestling competitio
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
Mahto, a 77-year-old parliamentarian from Korba, said at a wrestling competition organised on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti on Monday: “State sports minister Bhaiyalal Rajwade often tells me that now there is no need for girls from... Read more
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The Economic Times
Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Mandela advocated non-violence to usher social, political changes: Syed Akbaruddinthe Embassy premises. In New York, Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan joined hands with th
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
the Embassy premises. In New York, Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan joined hands with the Consulate General of India, to celebrate Gandhi Jayanti at the Gandhi Statue in Union Square Park. The programme included offering of floral tribute and singing of... Read more
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New Kerala
Spectacles missing from Gandhi statue in Porbandar - newkerala news #277184Porbandar (Gujarat) , Oct 3 : Just a day after the nation celebrated Gandhi Jay
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Porbandar (Gujarat) , Oct 3 : Just a day after the nation celebrated Gandhi Jayanti, it has surfaced that the pair of spectacles from Mahatma Gandhi's statue in Porbandar's Manek Chowk has been missing since October 1. The missing spectacles went... Read more
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dna
Madhya Pradesh: Cop commits suicide in police station after spat over 'Swachh Bharat'some poisonous substance after he and police inspector SS Gaur had an altercati
dna / Posted 18 days ago
some poisonous substance after he and police inspector SS Gaur had an altercation over cleaning the police station on Gandhi Jayanti under the SBA," superintendent of police Anil Singh Kushwah told PTI. Shukla was initially rushed to the... Read more
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The Hindu
Sensex climbs 213 points as auto oil stocks advance70.90 points, or 0.72 per cent, after moving between 9,895.40 and 9,831.05. Sto
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
70.90 points, or 0.72 per cent, after moving between 9,895.40 and 9,831.05. Stock exchanges were closed on Monday for the ‘Gandhi Jayanti’ Firm Asian cues and a higher opening of European markets reflecting a rally on Wall Street, where all three... Read more
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Gulf News
Indian envoy honours Emirati woman who saved truck driveractually do!” Navdeep Singh Suri, Indian Ambassador to the UAE, said.Suri felic
Gulf News / Posted 18 days ago
actually do!” Navdeep Singh Suri, Indian Ambassador to the UAE, said.Suri felicitated Al Kumaiti at an event to celebrate Gandhi Jayanti — Gandhi’s birth anniversary — commemorated as International Day of Non-Violence by the United Nations.“She... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajasthan: Farmers bury themselves in pits to protest against acquisition of their lands - newkerala news #277064Development Authority for housing projects. Around 21 farmers participated in
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Development Authority for housing projects. Around 21 farmers participated in the protest which reached its 14th day on Gandhi Jayanti. The farmers performing 'Samadhi Satyagraha' said, "If the government takes our land, they will take away our... Read more
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asianage
Sensex rises 213 points, Nifty ends above 9,800-mark as auto, oil stocks advance70.90 points, or 0.72 per cent, after moving between 9,895.40 and 9,831.05. St
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
70.90 points, or 0.72 per cent, after moving between 9,895.40 and 9,831.05. Stock exchanges were closed on Monday for the 'Gandhi Jayanti'. Firm Asian cues and a higher opening of European markets reflecting a rally on Wall Street, where all three... Read more
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dna
Mahatma, Mandela and Martin Luther showed power of non-violent change: Syed Akbaruddin at UNthe Embassy premises. In New York, Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan joined hands with th
dna / Posted 18 days ago
the Embassy premises. In New York, Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan joined hands with the Consulate General of India, to celebrate Gandhi Jayanti at the Gandhi Statue in Union Square Park. The programme included offering of floral tribute and singing of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Amit Shah announces 'padyatra' against CPI( violence in all state capitalswork turns Bangalore's Whitefield into a traffic mess Honeypreet Insan likely
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
work turns Bangalore's Whitefield into a traffic mess Honeypreet Insan likely to surrender before court today Use of terrorism as instrument of state policy cannot be tolerated: India to UN UN observes Gandhi Jayanti as International Day o... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela advocated non-violence to usher changes: India at UNthe Embassy premises. In New York, Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan joined hands with th
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
the Embassy premises. In New York, Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan joined hands with the Consulate General of India, to celebrate Gandhi Jayanti at the Gandhi Statue in Union Square Park. The programme included offering of floral tribute and singing of... Read more
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asianage
Rajasthan: Farmers bury themselves in pits to protest against acquisition of landDevelopment Authority for housing projects. Around 21 farmers participated in
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
Development Authority for housing projects. Around 21 farmers participated in the protest which reached its 14th day on Gandhi Jayanti. The farmers performing 'Samadhi Satyagraha' said, "If the government takes our land, they will take away our... Read more
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Glamsham.com
Varun and Anushka celebrate Mahatma Gandhi with SUI DHAGAVarun Dhawan and Anushka Sharma celebrated Gandhi Jayanti by paying tribute to
Glamsham.com / Posted 18 days ago
Varun Dhawan and Anushka Sharma celebrated Gandhi Jayanti by paying tribute to Mahatma Gandhi yesterday with a short promo of their upcoming film SUI DHAGA. Earlier we had told you how these two young stars are collaborating with YRF banner for a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Varun Dhawan’s Judwaa 2 earns Rs 77.25 cr at box office, gallops towards Rs 100 cr clubKhan in Judwaa 2). As Judwaa 2 earns Rs 77.25 crore at the box office in the ex
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
Khan in Judwaa 2). As Judwaa 2 earns Rs 77.25 crore at the box office in the extended weekend – Monday was a holiday due to Gandhi Jayanti – it is also a win for Varun who has delivered two superhits, Badrinath ki Dulhania being the first, this... Read more
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New Kerala
From Tendulkar to Mithali, cricket fraternity celebrates Gandhi Jayanti - newkerala news #276932one of us can contribute towards making India both Swachh and Swasth. Let's sta
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
one of us can contribute towards making India both Swachh and Swasth. Let's start today on the occasion of #Gandhi Jayanti!" he wrote. Here's what other cricketers shared on social media: Suresh Raina?: Remembering Bapu... Read more
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Glamsham.com
Varun Dhawan's JUDWAA 2 is on way to become a stupendous hit!opening to a 15.50 crore figure, notched up 20 crore plus figures on the two fo
Glamsham.com / Posted 18 days ago
opening to a 15.50 crore figure, notched up 20 crore plus figures on the two following days of the weekend. The additional Gandhi Jayanti holiday on the fourth day ensured a 75 crore plus total during the extended 4-day weekend. What it means is... Read more
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18d
The Hindu
Rupee drops sharp 32 paise to 65.60at 65.28 against the dollar on Friday on sustained unwinding of the American cu
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
at 65.28 against the dollar on Friday on sustained unwinding of the American currency by exporters. Forex market was shut on Monday for Gandhi Jayanti. The benchmark Sensex climbed 331.56 points, or 1.05 per cent, to 31,615.28 in the opening tra... Read more
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asianage
Rupee drops 32 paise against US dollar to 65.60against the dollar on Friday on sustained unwinding of the American currency by
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
against the dollar on Friday on sustained unwinding of the American currency by exporters. Forex market was shut on Monday for Gandhi Jayanti. The benchmark Sensex climbed 331.56 points, or 1.05 per cent, to 31,615.28 in the opening trade on Tuesd... Read more
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19d
Business Standard India
From demolitions to toilets for show: How Indore won Swachh Bharat top rankof Urban Development under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. The Abhiyaan was started
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
of Urban Development under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. The Abhiyaan was started on October 2, 2014 on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. Sukhiniwas is a recent extension of the city and was included into the IMC limits only few years ago. Most... Read more
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New Kerala
ICICI Bank to impact 1.5 lakh individuals through sanitation awareness programme - newkerala news #276982Abhiyan With this initiative, ICICI Bank aims to impact nearly 1.5 lakh people
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Abhiyan With this initiative, ICICI Bank aims to impact nearly 1.5 lakh people over the next month. On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, the MD and CEO of ICICI Bank, Chanda Kochhar participated in the 'Swachhata Hi Seva' campaign along with the... Read more
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New Kerala
PM lauds the contributions of eminent personalities and groups towards Swachhta Hi Seva - newkerala news #276965nation-wide sanitation campaign "Swachhta Hi Seva" started from 15th September
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
nation-wide sanitation campaign "Swachhta Hi Seva" started from 15th September and culminated today, October 2, on Gandhi Jayanti, which is also celebrated as the Swachh Bharat Diwas. In a series of tweets the Prime Minister appreciated... Read more
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asianage
In MP, transgenders turns Swachchh mission mascotsdeclared while inaugurating the trans-toilet, for exclusive use of the third ge
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
declared while inaugurating the trans-toilet, for exclusive use of the third gender members, here on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti on Monday. After Mysore, Bhopal is the second city in the country where a separate toilet has been built for... Read more
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asianage
Let’s unite to clean India, says Modithat issues of cleanliness and hygiene should be above politics, Prime Minister
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
that issues of cleanliness and hygiene should be above politics, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, which incidentally also marked completion of three years of the Swachchh Bharat Mission, asserted that even... Read more
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Gulf News
President, PM, top leaders pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi, Shastriand former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri at their memorials at Raj Ghat an
Gulf News / Posted 19 days ago
and former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri at their memorials at Raj Ghat and Vijay Ghat here.“Bow to beloved Bapu on Gandhi Jayanti. His noble ideals motivate millions across the world,” the prime minister tweeted.In another tweet, he hailed... Read more
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New Kerala
President of India visits Kirti Mandir, Porbandar - newkerala news #276962Kirti Mandir, Porbandar, the birth place of Mahatma Gandhi today (October 2, 20
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Kirti Mandir, Porbandar, the birth place of Mahatma Gandhi today (October 2, 2017), and paid his tributes to Bapu on Gandhi Jayanti. Later, the President addressed a function organised to declare ODF status for Rural Gujarat at Kirti... Read more
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The Hindu
Kovind pays tributes to Gandhiji in PorbandarMandir in Porbandar, the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi, and paid tributes to the
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
Mandir in Porbandar, the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi, and paid tributes to the Father of the Nation on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. Later, he addressed a function organised to declare Open Defecation Free (ODF) status for rural Gujarat at... Read more
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New Kerala
Sanjay Dutt and Rajkumar Hirani's 'Munnabhai 3' to start soon! - newkerala news #276986between Munnabhai and Baapu (Mahatma Gandhiji) stands to be the most favorite f
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
between Munnabhai and Baapu (Mahatma Gandhiji) stands to be the most favorite film of the duo. On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, it serves as a special news for the audience. The work on the film is already in progress and the audience... Read more
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New Kerala
Chandrababu Naidu launches 'Swachh Andhra Mission' on Gandhi Jayanti - newkerala news #276918Bharat Mission, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Monday launc
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Bharat Mission, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Monday launched Swachh Andhra Mission on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. Ace shuttler PV Sindhu, who has been chosen as the brand ambassador of Swachh Andhra along with state... Read more
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Aljazeera
Gandhi Jayanti: Reporters slam attacks on mediaClub of India in New Delhi. Between 100 to 150 journalists in New Delhi formed
Aljazeera / Posted 19 days ago
Club of India in New Delhi. Between 100 to 150 journalists in New Delhi formed human chains to send a message of peace. "Gandhi Jayanti is a day of peace. We took out a peaceful march from the Press Club of India to the Women's Press Corps,"... Read more
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The Hindu
From Las Vegas to Lankesh - top stories of the daygathered to cast their ballots.Swachh Bharat is the dream of 125 crore Indians,
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
gathered to cast their ballots.Swachh Bharat is the dream of 125 crore Indians, says Narendra Modi On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, Prime Minister Narendra Modi marked the third anniversary of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. He said India has... Read more
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dna
Rajasthan farmers bury themselves neck-deep in pits to protest JDA taking their land for housing projectsof their lands by the Jaipur Development Authority for housing projects. The s
dna / Posted 19 days ago
of their lands by the Jaipur Development Authority for housing projects. The strike, which reached its 14th day on Gandhi Jayanti, witnessed the farmers perform what they call the ‘Zameen Samadhi Satyagraha’. The farmers dug holes and... Read more
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The Economic Times
New Delhi station gets mechanised cleaning systemThe Northern Railways celebrated 'Gandhi Jayanti' today by launching a state of
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
The Northern Railways celebrated 'Gandhi Jayanti' today by launching a state of the art mechanised cleaning system at the New Delhi railway station. The system, introduced on Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary, will now be used for comprehensive... Read more
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New Kerala
President Kovind visits Kirti Mandir, Gandhi's birth place in Porbandar - newkerala news #276916Kovind visited Kirti Mandir in Porbandar, Gujarat, the birth place of Mahatma G
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Kovind visited Kirti Mandir in Porbandar, Gujarat, the birth place of Mahatma Gandhi today and paid his tribute to Bapu on Gandhi Jayanti. Later, he addressed a function organised to declare Open Defecation Free (ODF) status for Rural Gujarat at... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Happy Gandhi Jayanti: 5 best portrayals of Mahatmaji on the celluloidcomplex and layered personality of Gandhiji is seen as a great deal for any art
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
complex and layered personality of Gandhiji is seen as a great deal for any artist to portray. On the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti (also International Day of Non-Violence), we share a list of five actors who took the challenge of playing his... Read more
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asianage
SBI's Arundhati Bhattacharya, team clean Marine DriveMumbai: The employees of State Bank of India (SBI) marked the Gandhi Jayanti ce
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
Mumbai: The employees of State Bank of India (SBI) marked the Gandhi Jayanti celebrations by participating in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'. The team, led by their Chairman Arundhati Bhattacharya, gathered at Mumbai's Marine... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rahul Gandhi gets permission to visit AmethiRahul Gandhi in a confidential letter to postpone his visit due to security rea
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
Rahul Gandhi in a confidential letter to postpone his visit due to security reasons on account of Durga Puja, Muharram and Gandhi Jayanti, but the visit could not be postponed.” The District Magistrate and Senior Superintendent of Police had urged... Read more
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New Kerala
Swacchta Abhiyan is a people's movement due to "Swachhagrahis'" accomplishments: newkerala news #276914Mahatma Gandhi on his 148th birth anniversary at Rajghat. The Prime Minister a
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Mahatma Gandhi on his 148th birth anniversary at Rajghat. The Prime Minister also took to Twitter and said, "I pay tribute to Bapu on Gandhi Jayanti. I bow to beloved Bapu on Gandhi Jayanti. His noble ideals motivate millions across th... Read more
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dna
SEE PICS: VP Venkaiah Naidu unveils new Mahatma Gandhi statue at Rajghat; says people should strive to realise Bapu's dreamsVice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday, the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, said
dna / Posted 19 days ago
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday, the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, said people should strive to realise the dreams of Mahatma Gandhi and usher in 'Ram Rajya', where all would be equal with no discrimination of any kind. He was interacting... Read more
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New Kerala
It's a good day for peace:town celebrates Gandhi Jayanti - newkerala news #276898to pick up the garbage from the street. He even urges fans to follow the suit.
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
to pick up the garbage from the street. He even urges fans to follow the suit. The 62-year-old captioned the video, "On Gandhi Jayanti Sharing few videos with you all for #SwachhataHiSeva campaign by Prime Minister @narendramodi. 1st Video is... Read more
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New Kerala
Varun Dhawan, Anushka Sharma salute Mahatma Gandhi on Gandhi Jayanti - newkerala news #276902up for YRF's upcoming movie 'Sui Dhaaga - Made in India'. The film was announc
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
up for YRF's upcoming movie 'Sui Dhaaga - Made in India'. The film was announced a few months ago, and on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, the makers released a special video with the film's lead saluting Mahatma Gandhi on his 148th birth... Read more
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New Kerala
'Judwaa 2' becomes third-highest opening weekend grosser of 2017 - newkerala news #276896crores) and Shah Rukh Khan's 'Raees' (Rs. 59.48 crore). Monday marks an advant
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
crores) and Shah Rukh Khan's 'Raees' (Rs. 59.48 crore). Monday marks an advantage for Varun's movie as it is October 2 aka Gandhi Jayanti, which is a national holiday. Directed by David Dhawan, 'Judwaa 2' also stars Jacqueline Fernandez and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Riteish proves he's a son of the soil on LB Shastri's birth anniversaryIndian prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri. The actor, son of late Congressman
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Indian prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri. The actor, son of late Congressman Vilasrao Deshmukh, also wished everyone on Gandhi Jayanti. Humble tribute to the father of our nation. His core values are as relevant today as they were during our... Read more
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dna
Remembering Lal Bahadur Shastri, the quiet PM, who crossed Ganga to attend schoolLal Bahadur Shastri's birth anniversary coincides with Gandhi Jayanti and sadly
dna / Posted 19 days ago
Lal Bahadur Shastri's birth anniversary coincides with Gandhi Jayanti and sadly we all forget to mention this man's commendable contribution towards the growth of our nation. The second Prime Minister of India Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri was born on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Army responds to PM's Swachhata call, removes 60 tonnes waste from Siachenspent the last fortnight carrying out special cleanliness drives in various can
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
spent the last fortnight carrying out special cleanliness drives in various cantonments across the country. Monday being Gandhi Jayanti and the 148th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation, and Swachhata (cleanliness) being... Read more
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New Kerala
Army responds to PM's Swachhta Abhiyan call, removes 60 tonnes of Siachen waste - newkerala news #276884spent the last fortnight carrying out special cleanliness drive in various cant
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
spent the last fortnight carrying out special cleanliness drive in various cantonements across the country. Today being Gandhi Jayanti and the 148th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Father of the Nation, and Swachhta or cleanliness being... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Prez asks citizens to join Clean India campaigna decisive battle for cleanliness and hygiene through the ‘Swachhta Hi Seva’ ca
Central Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
a decisive battle for cleanliness and hygiene through the ‘Swachhta Hi Seva’ campaign,’ he said in a message on the eve of Gandhi Jayanti, adding that ‘Let us also commit ourselves to ensuring public hygiene, personal hygiene and environmental... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gandhi Jayanti: Varun Dhawan, Anushka Sharma salute Mahatma with a ‘Made in India’ film. Watch videohave made a small video tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 148th birth anniversar
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
have made a small video tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 148th birth anniversary and shared it on social media platforms on Gandhi Jayanti. Saluting the spirit of simplicity and self-reliance, Varun and Anushka say in the video, “Jo bana lauh se,... Read more
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The Hindu
Swachh Bharat is the dream of 125 crore Indians, says Narendra ModiOn the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, Prime Minister Narendra Modi marked the thir
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, Prime Minister Narendra Modi marked the third anniversary of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. Here are the highlights of his speech at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi: The dream of a Swachh Bharat (clean India) will be realised... Read more
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New Kerala
MP CM targets Pakistan, says terrorism isn't an answer to anything - newkerala news #276880Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan described it as a shameful inciden
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan described it as a shameful incident, as it had taken place on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, which is declared as the Day of Non-Violence globally. Speaking to reporters here, Chouhan said terrorism... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
AAP opens Gujarat campaign with roadshow, to name 21 candidates this weekthe polls in December. The AAP would launch its election campaign with a roads
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
the polls in December. The AAP would launch its election campaign with a roadshow on Monday afternoon in Ahmedabad to mark Gandhi Jayanti, leaders of the party’s state unit said. “The roadshow will start from Naroda in Ahmedabad and end at Gandhi... Read more
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