22 Aug 2020
A pair of gold-plated glasses worn by Indian independence hero Mahatma Gandhi has sold in Britain for £260,000 (about 288,000 euros, $340,000), the auction house said.
16 Feb 2020
Most movements and political dynasties throughout history have had people that were the focal point or hearts of such trajectories — Mahatma Gandhi, Winston Churchill, Benito Mussolini and many others.
6 Feb 2020
The dearth of idealists and philosophers leading in public affairs, in particular, has led to bizarre conduct among citizens in nearly all parts of the world
26 Oct 2019
First, it was the Graduate Institute of International Affairs, University of Geneva, Switzerland, that didn’t open the doors. Finally, it was the study of economic analysis, public diplomacy and project management from the London School of Economics, that I thought would do the trick. Though progress has been slow it very satisfactory. The struggle continues.…
3 Oct 2019
The Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) is issuing out 200,000 commemorative stamps to mark the 150th birthday of India’s peacemaker and nationalist, Mahatma Gandhi.
28 Feb 2019
Nigerian Literature syllabus, at all levels of academic learning, has always been a subject of raging controversy, among critics and academics. There are two possible factors responsible for this enduring strife in the field of Literature. One is the seeming incurable obsession of the hands entrusted with the responsibility of selecting literary texts, to the…
6 Feb 2019
A right-wing Indian woman who shot an effigy of independence hero Mahatma Gandhi with an air pistol to mark his assassination some seven decades ago has been arrested, police said Wednesday.
6 Nov 2018
Campaigners in Malawi won an injunction on Wednesday to temporarily halt work on a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in the commercial capital as part of a $10 million construction deal with Delhi. They argued in the high court that the statue, part of a deal to build a convention centre in Blantyre, celebrated Gandhi who…
4 Nov 2018
Truth, openness, dialogue and non-violence espoused by Mahatma Gandhi were the message of Rotaractors of Lagos Island in a dance-drama to commemorate Gandhi’s 150th birthday anniversary in Nigeria. The audience, comprising the Indian community and Nigerians from all walks of life, which gathered at the Remembrance Arcade Park, Lagos Island, was enthralled with the heart…
11 Oct 2018
To commemorate the 150th birthday anniversary of legendary peacemaker and nationalist, Mahatma Gandhi, the Indian community in the country set up a blood donation camp in Lagos State.
4 Aug 2018
Words have the inherent power to alter people’s mood, countenance and even change the course of destiny. When people take words casually, they mostly end up becoming casualties in life.
13 May 2018
A few years ago, an argument arose around Mahatma Gandhi’s life in South Africa. In all Gandhi who was assassinate on 30 January 1948, lived in South Africa for twenty years. Born in 1869 of a trading community - the Banda caste - he broke his caste taboo by travelling to London at the age…