Friday, 28 January, 2022
TopicMahatma Gandhi

Topic: Mahatma Gandhi

What a govt or nation can do is deep, compassionate listening: Thich Nhat Hanh said in 2005

From true happiness and Mahatma Gandhi to the ‘goodness of suffering’, Hanh spoke about his beliefs in this interview with Shekhar Gupta. The 95-yr-old Zen master died Friday.

Chhattisgarh Police arrest Hindu seer Kalicharan Maharaj over remarks against Mahatma Gandhi

During the two-day ‘dharma sansad’ in Raipur Sunday evening, the seer had allegedly used abusive words against Gandhi, and asked to elect a staunch Hindu leader as the head of govt.

A new book offers fresh investigation of Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination

Published by HarperCollins India, ‘The Murderer, the Monarch and the Fakir', written by Appu Esthose Suresh and Priyanka Kotamraju, will be released on 5 Nov on ThePrint’s Softcover.

Lakhimpur Kheri shows Gandhi’s India no longer exists. Protests and dissent are unwelcome

Campus Voice is an initiative by ThePrint where young Indians get an opportunity to express their opinions on a prevalent issue.

Jaishankar agrees on $200 million line of credit support to Kyrgyzstan

As part of his 4-day visit to Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan & Armenia, EAM Jaishankar Monday spoke about early travel of Indian students & liberal visa regime with his Kyrgyz counterpart.

PM Modi, President Kovind, others — tributes flow in for Mahatma Gandhi on birth anniversary

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and leader Rahul Gandhi were also among those who paid tribute to the leader on Gandhi Jayanti at Raj Ghat Saturday.

When Gandhi murder investigator got on the same taxi Godse and others took

In ‘The Murderer, the Monarch and the Fakir’, Appu Esthose Suresh and Priyanka Kotamraju investigate Gandhi’s assassination anew based on unseen evidence and reports.

A lesser-known friend of Gandhi who gave the ‘Mahatma’ a lesson in European etiquette

A meeting between Dr. Mehta and Gandhi in London, 1909, became instrumental for Gandhi’s first book Hind Swaraj in Gujarati.

Moral basis of market capitalism was revisited due to 2008 recession: Author Jaithirth Rao

At ThePrint’s ‘Off The Cuff’ Friday, entrepreneur Jaithirth ‘Jerry’ Rao spoke with ThePrint Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta and commentator Gurcharan Das about his new book ‘Economist Gandhi’.

World-class Gandhi vs frugal saint — the battle at the heart of Sabarmati Ashram’s makeover

Modi govt approved a grand but controversial Rs 1,246 crore makeover plan of the 55 acres Sabarmati Ashram complex. The initial claim, to make it a "world-class tourist attraction", drew flak.

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Apple needs to break out of its comfort zone with bold mega deals à la Microsoft

Historically, large M&A hasn’t been Apple’s style. However, with its resources, the company can certainly take the risk to transform its business and expand its capabilities.
V. Anantha Nageswaran

Who is V Anantha Nageswaran, new chief economic advisor? IIM-A grad, academic, PM’s ex-advisor

Nageswaran, who has taught at various B-schools in India and Singapore, takes charge days before the tabling of the Economic Survey and the Union Budget.


Representational image of Indian Navy ships | Photo: Commons

India carrying out more warship patrols than ever to catch China in crowded global seas

Estimated 125 foreign naval vessels are in the Indian Ocean at any given time, roughly 3 times the number deployed in the wake of the 9/11 attacks when the US invaded Afghanistan.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.