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Bal Gangadhar Tilak

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Bal Gangadhar Tilak: Indian independence activist
Bal Gangadhar Tilak, born as Keshav Gangadhar Tilak, was an Indian nationalist, teacher, and an independence activist. He was one third of the Lal Bal Pal triumvirate. Tilak was the first leader of the Indian independence movement. The British colonial authorities called him "The father of the Indian unrest." He was also conferred with the title of "Lokmanya", which means "accepted by the people ". Mahatma Gandhi called him "The Maker of Modern India".

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Ganesh Chaturthi: Its connection with India's freedom struggle | Oneindia News [Video]

Ganesh Chaturthi: Its connection with India's freedom struggle | Oneindia News

Ganesh Chaturthi celebrates arrival of Lord Ganesha from Kailash parvat to the Earth with mother Parvati. The festival was turned into a public function by Indian freedom fighter Balgangadhar Tilak in..

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PM Modi pays tribute to freedom fighters Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Chandrashekhar Azad on their birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid tributes to freedom fighters Bal Gangadhar Tilak and Chandra Shekhar Azad on their birth anniversary
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SC: Why keep colonial sedition law used against Mahatma Gandhi, Tilak?

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Centre's views on whether the British-era sedition provision Section 124A in the Indian Penal Code, used to punish freedom fighters like Mahatma Gandhi and Bal..
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Supreme Court: Sedition law 'colonial', does govt want to retain it?

"Sedition provision Section 124A of IPC is a colonial era which was used to silence dissent or protest against British and was used against Mahatma Gandhi and Bal Gangadhar Tilak. Does the government..
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Bal Gangadhar Tilak was a visionary leader: PM Modi, Amit Shah on his 100th death anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday paid tribute to Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak, one of the icons of India's freedom struggle and the strongest proponent of..
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PM Modi, other leaders pay tributes to Chandra Shekhar Azad, Bal Gangadhar Tilak on their birth anniversary

"I bow to Lokmanya Tilak on his birth anniversary. Full of patriotism, he was a freedom fighter who devoted his life to achieve freedom. The thankful nation will always remember his contribution," Modi..
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