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Pre-eminent leader of Indian nationalism during British-ruled India

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Mahatma Gandhi: Pre-eminent leader of Indian nationalism during British-ruled India
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British colonial rule. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. The honorific Mahātmā was applied to him first in 1914 in South Africa – is now used worldwide. In India, he was also called Bapu, a term that he preferred and Gandhi ji, and is known as the Father of the Nation.

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Gandhis now an albatross around Congress neck: Arun Jaitley


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6 Hindu Mahasabha men held for celebrating Godse birthday in Gujarat

Six Hindu Mahasabha activists were arrested for allegedly celebrating the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse at a temple in Surat's Limbayat area on Sunday, police said. The..
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How to exorcise the ghost of Nathuram Godse, which pops up every now and then?

Godse murdered Gandhi on January 30, 1948, by firing three bullets from his semi-automatic Beretta pistol. The pistol recovered from him had four more live cartridges. He did not fire at any other..
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Nitish Kumar says JD(U) will not tolerate Pragya Thakur's remark on Mahatma Gandhi's assassin

On being asked whether the BJP should expel Pragya from the party, Bihar CM said, "The issue of expelling her from the party was an internal matter of the BJP. Taking action against such person is an..
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BJP has made stand clear on Pragya's Godse remark: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

: Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan Friday said the BJP has already made its stand clear on its Bhopal Lok Sabha candidate Pragya Singh Thakur terming Mahatma Gandhis assassin..
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As Godse row rages, here is what BR Ambedkar thought about Mahatma Gandhi's assassination

Ambedkar was a trenchant critic of Gandhi, especially when it came to perspectives of social justice.
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BJP and RSS are 'God-se' lovers: Rahul Gandhi

Taking a dig at the BJP and RSS, Rahul Gandhi said that they both are "god-se" lovers, an apparent reference to the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi, Nathuram Godse. "I finally got it. The BJP and the..
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Who emboldened Kamal Haasan to rake up Gandhi's killing, asks BJP

BJP continues to keep heat on the actor turned politician.
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