Satyagraha to be screened in South Africa
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Buyer for Bapu's South Africa home
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Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
South Africa, today, condemned the defacing of Mahatma Gandhi's statue in Johannesburg four days ago and said the incident in no way reflects the views of the people or the government towards the global icon.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Monday April 13, 2015
A statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Johannesburg has been defaced by a group of people who threw buckets of white paint on it amid racist taunts.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 12, 2015
The bronze statue of Gandhiji will be unveiled while commemorating the 100th anniversary of Gandhiji's return to India from South Africa
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 28, 2015
A bust of a teenage martyr, who fought alongside Mahatma Gandhi in his fight against racial discrimination in South Africa, has been unveiled in Johannesburg after her statue was destroyed by vandals in a mainly Indian township.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
Academicians from around the world converged here to mark the centenary of Mahatma Gandhi's return to India through a discourse on his association with South Africa, where seeds of his 'Satyagraha' were sown.
Diaspora | Agence France-Presse | Monday February 23, 2015
A statue of Mahatma Gandhi is to be unveiled opposite the Houses of Parliament in London next month, the British government announced on Sunday.
Mumbai News | Written by Nikita Niraj Arora | Sunday January 11, 2015
It is the 100th anniversary of the Mahatma's return to India, a journey re-traced by Gandhian organisations in Mumbai. Gandhi arrived at Apollo Bundar on January 9, 1915, along with his wife Kasturba. The re-enactment, exactly a century later, traced...
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 8, 2015
Eighty Indian ex-servicemen working in Bahrain will be honoured at a ceremony in Manama to mark the 100th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi's return to India from South Africa, an organiser said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 7, 2015
In a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on the centenary of his return to India from South Africa, Public broadcaster All India Radio has planned a 100-episode series on its FM radio network.
Top Stories | Thursday January 1, 2015
Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today took stock of preparations for the forthcoming Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) at Kankaria lake and Sabarmati Riverfront in the city as well as Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 10, 2014
Invoking Mahatma Gandhi's legacy, UN chief Ban Ki-moon said the world should recall his message of peace and non-violence at a time of increased sectarian violence and destruction of cultural sites, particularly in Iraq and Syria.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Once home to the young Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, the city of Durban in South Africa has more overseas Indians than any other city outside India. Glimpses of India are visible in the sights, smells and sounds of this city on the country's southern c...
India News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 31, 2013
Tourists searching for peace and simplicity can for the first time check in to Mahatma Gandhi's most famous ashram in India. But don't expect modern comforts. And chastity is required.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Could Mahatama Gandhi and Mohammed Ali Jinnah have had established a legal partnership in South Africa, 50 years before Indian and Pakistan were formed? Yes, it could have been possible, according to noted historian and author Ramachandra Guha who ma...
Riya Chakravarty | Saturday September 7, 2013
Visiting Phoenix Settlement, the first ashram established by Mahatma Gandhi in South Africa in 1904, was an emotional moment for legendary actress Waheeda Rehman, who had never thought that she will get to see the place.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 30, 2013
US President Barack Obama today donned a teacher's hat to tell his two young daughters how Mahatma Gandhi's 'Satyagraha' had influenced American civil rights leader Martin Luther King to fight injustice.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 14, 2013
Breathlessly, the 10-year-olds at Rosebank Primary School in Johannesburg clamour to explain all about Nelson Mandela's life.
Purnima Ranawat | Friday April 19, 2013
Filmmaker Prakash Jha's Satyagraha will be screened in South Africa because of its "inherent Mahatma Gandhi connection", says a source.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 30, 2013
A rare collection of letters between Indian independence icon Mahatma Gandhi and a South African bodybuilder with whom he shared a close relationship went on display in New Delhi on Wednesday.
India News | Associated Press | Thursday May 3, 2012
President Pratibha Patil unveiled a new statue of Indian peace activist Mahatma Gandhi at a former Johannesburg prison on Thursday, during her six-day state visit to South Africa.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday January 30, 2010
The ashes of the Indian Independence leader Mahatma Gandhi were scattered in Durban harbour, South Africa, on Saturday, in a belated ceremony 62 years after his death.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 9, 2009
The government has expressed disappointment over a French company snapping up Mahatma Gandhi's Johannesburg house through Sotheby's auction firm.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 27, 2009
A house in Johannesburg, where Mahatma Gandhi had lived for three years when he was in South Africa, has been put up for sale by the owner.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2009
The award was bestowed by the South African-based Mahatma Gandhi Foundation.