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Dubai’s Burj Khalifa lit up as tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary

Dubai: On the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary, Dubai’s inconic skyscraper, Burj Khalifa was lit up with the images of the “Father of the Nation”. The official Twitter account of Burj Khalifa on Wednesday posted a video, paying tribute to Bapu. The video started with lights creating India’s National Flag. The tricolour then changed […]

Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar (File Photo/IANS)

Take Gandhi’s teachings to younger generation: Sachin Tendulkar

Mumbai: Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday saluted the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary. Sachin invoked a quote by Gandhi about the world having enough for everyone’s needs but not their greed while expressing his views on Mother Earth. Posting a video on Twitter, Sachin said the teachings […]

Secretary-General of UN Antonio Guterres (File Photo/IANS)

Gandhi’s philosophy at core of our work: UN Secretary-General

New Delhi: Secretary-General of UN Antonio Guterres on Wednesday remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary and said that the leader pioneered successive non-violent movements that changed history, and his philosophy is at the core of work at the UN. “Mahatma Gandhi pioneered successive non-violent movements that changed history. 150 years since his birth, […]

K.D. Madan (Photo: IANS)

Lone surviving witness to Mahatma’s killing says country needs humble leaders like Gandhi

New Delhi: As India readies itself to celebrate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday, K.D. Madan (96), probably the last living witness of Gandhi’s last moments, paid an emotional tribute to the great leader. A programme officer with the All India Radio (1944-1948), Madan was recording Gandhi’s post prayer speeches delivered every […]