Articles about Sabarmati Ashram

Gujarat: Sabarmati Ashram reopens for visitors after nine months

05 Jan 2021

India
Gujarat: Sabarmati Ashram reopens for visitors after nine months

The historic Sabarmati Ashram, on Monday, reopened its doors for visitors, with social distancing and other COVID-19 protocols in place, after remaining closed for over nine months due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Trump calls Taj Mahal 'timeless testament' to India's cultural beauty

24 Feb 2020

India
Trump calls Taj Mahal 'timeless testament' to India's cultural beauty

United States President Donald Trump on Monday visited the historic Taj Mahal monument in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, describing it as a "timeless testament" to India's beauty.

Decked up Ahmedabad awaits Trump, Modi says it's an honor

23 Feb 2020

India
Decked up Ahmedabad awaits Trump, Modi says it's an honor

Ahmedabad residents are seeing their city readied like never before. Roads have been leveled, street lights fixed, and huge hoardings are dotting the skyline.

'Namaste' replaces 'Kem Cho': Centre renames Donald Trump's Gujarat event

16 Feb 2020

India
'Namaste' replaces 'Kem Cho': Centre renames Donald Trump's Gujarat event

The Union government has decided to rename the event in Gujarat where US President Donald Trump will be the chief guest later this month.

#GandhiJayanti: PM Modi will declare India 'Open Defecation-Free'

02 Oct 2019

India
#GandhiJayanti: PM Modi will declare India 'Open Defecation-Free'

The entire country is celebrating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of the nation, with a number of events being lined up across India.

At mega rally of Congress, Priyanka Gandhi makes miss-and-blink appearance

12 Mar 2019

Politics
At mega rally of Congress, Priyanka Gandhi makes miss-and-blink appearance

Weeks after her formal entry into politics was announced, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra addressed a large crowd at Gandhinagar in Gujarat for the first time.

In PM Modi's state, Rahul, Sonia, Priyanka discuss general elections

12 Mar 2019

Politics
In PM Modi's state, Rahul, Sonia, Priyanka discuss general elections

On Tuesday, the three Gandhis- Sonia, Rahul, and Priyanka, went to Gujarat the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, to chalk out the strategy of upcoming general elections which will start from April 11.

Good days will come, Asaram says in viral audio clip

28 Apr 2018

India
Good days will come, Asaram says in viral audio clip

A purported audio clip of Asaram, serving his life imprisonment term at a Jodhpur jail, has surfaced online in which the self-styled godman is heard telling a person over the phone that his time behind bars is ephemeral and "good days will come".

Mahatma Gandhi's original letter on Jesus Christ up for sale

01 Mar 2018

India
Mahatma Gandhi's original letter on Jesus Christ up for sale

A letter written by Mahatma Gandhi, in which he discusses the nature of existence of Jesus Christ, is up for sale and could be purchased for $50,000.

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's India visit clouded in controversies

20 Feb 2018

World
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's India visit clouded in controversies

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is on a eight-day visit to India. But, it includes only half day of official engagements in Delhi. This has surprised many.

Netanyahu recreates viral Oscar selfie with Bollywood biggies in India

19 Jan 2018

India
Netanyahu recreates viral Oscar selfie with Bollywood biggies in India

What is one of the prime proofs of the "great friendship" between India and Israel? An iconic selfie.

Netanyahu in India: Busy day for Israeli PM in Ahmedabad

17 Jan 2018

World
Netanyahu in India: Busy day for Israeli PM in Ahmedabad

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has landed in Ahmedabad on his fourth day in India. The day started with a roadshow from the airport to Sabarmati Ashram along with PM Narendra Modi.

Modi greets Abe with signature bear hug in Ahmedabad

13 Sep 2017

World
Modi greets Abe with signature bear hug in Ahmedabad

Indian PM Narendra Modi has received his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on his arrival at the Ahmedabad airport with his signature bear hug.

PM Modi, Shinzo Abe to hold road show in Ahmedabad

12 Sep 2017

India
PM Modi, Shinzo Abe to hold road show in Ahmedabad

PM Narendra Modi and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe are all set to grace the city of Ahmedabad.

PM Modi warns cow vigilantes, asks state-governments for strict action

16 Jul 2017

Politics
PM Modi warns cow vigilantes, asks state-governments for strict action

Sending out a strong message to cow vigilantes, PM Modi said that violence in the name of cow protection would not be tolerated.

PM Modi calls killings in name of Gau Bhakti unreasonable

29 Jun 2017

India
PM Modi calls killings in name of Gau Bhakti unreasonable

Calling out to people and giving out a strong message to cow vigilantes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that killing under the garb of Gau Bhakti is untenable and unacceptable.

Presidential polls: Opposition candidate Meira Kumar files nomination

28 Jun 2017

Politics
Presidential polls: Opposition candidate Meira Kumar files nomination

The opposition's presidential candidate, former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar, filed her nomination for the July 17 polls in the presence of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, former PM Manmohan Singh and other senior leaders.

Opposition's Presidential candidate: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar

22 Jun 2017

Politics
Opposition's Presidential candidate: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar

The opposition has finally announced its candidate for the presidential election. It has chosen former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar, a Dalit candidate.