America’s legendary civil rights leader Congressman John Lewis has introduced a bill in the US House of Representatives to promote the legacies of Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King, Jr and sought a budgetary allocation of $ 150 million for the next five years.
A day after the DMK issued a formal invitation to Makkal Needhi Maiam chief and actor Kamal Haasan to participate in the rally to protest the Citizenship Amendment Act here on 23 December, many in the political circles said this could be the beginning of the two parties coming together with Assembly elections due in 2021. Continue Reading
A short handwritten letter by Mahatma Gandhi 80-years-ago on the same day the World War II broke out, wishing the ‘afflicted (Jewish) people’ an “era of peace”, has been unveiled for the first time by the National Library of Israel. Continue Reading