NATHURAM GODSE

  • BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj expresses regret thrice in Lok Sabha after uproar over his Godse remark December 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Conceding to the demands of the unrelenting opposition, Bharatiya Janata Party MP from Unnao Sakshi Maharaj was forced to express regret not once or twice but thrice for saying that "Nathuram Godse is as much a nationalist as Mahatma Gandhi". The BJP MP was also forced to withdraw...
  • Nathuram Godse a 'patriot', says BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj, retracts later December 11, 2014

    New Delhi: BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj on Thursday was at the centre of a controversy when he described Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse as a "patriot", sparking outrage following which he retracted. The MP from Unnao said, "Godse was an aggrieved person. He may have done something by mistake but was...
  • Nathuram Godse as much a patriotic as Mahatma Gandhi: BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj December 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj sparked a controversy on Thursday by saying that Nathuram Godse was as much a patriot as Mahatma Gandhi. He said, "Nathuram Godse as much a nationalist as Mahatma Gandhi. Godse was a nationalist and Gandhi did a lot for India." Gandhi's assassin...
  • RSS distances itself from article saying Godse should have killed Jawaharlal Nehru, not Mahatma Gandhi October 25, 2014

    Thiruvanathapuram/New Delhi: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has distanced itself from an article on Nehru-Gandhi-Godse written by a BJP leader in Kerala. The RSS has called it personal views of the writer and expected to release a statement in this regard. An article that appeared in the RSS mouthpiece 'Kesari' on...
  • LS polls a battle between harmony and Godse's ideology: Rahul April 15, 2014

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday fired a fresh salvo against the BJP saying the Lok Sabha elections is a battle between love, harmony and the ideology of RSS member Nathuram Godse, the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi. ...
  • Who killed Gandhi? An open letter to Mahatma's great grand son Srikrrishna Kulkarni March 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Gaurav Pandhi, a Social media activist and financial consultant has written an open letter to Mahatma Gandhi's great grand son Srikrrishna Kulkarni. The letter is his personal view and neither IBNLive nor CNN-IBN endorse it. March 11th 2014 Dear Shri Shrikrisna Kulkarni, Greetings! On the onset let me thank you for...
  • People with Godse's mindset are behind Dabholkar's murder: Chavan August 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said those with the mindset of Nathuram Godse, the sole assassin of Mahatma Gandhi, were behind the killing of Pune rationalist Dr Narendra Dabholkar. Even after 48 hours, there is no headway in investigations in the murder of Dabholkar. Speaking to IBN 18 EditorinChief...
  • Gandhi's 65th death anniversary: Nation remembers 'Bapu' January 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The faintly heard traffic commotion does not affect the serenity of 5, Tees January Marg, a leafy avenue in the heart of the Indian capital, where Mahatma Gandhi spent the last 144 days of his life and where he was assassinated on Jan 30, 1948. The expansive premise, which...
  • Mahatma's ration card names Godse as his father November 21, 2009

    Hyderabad: Believe it or not the authorities in Andhra Pradesh have issued a ration card in the name of Mahatma Gandhi along with his picture. What is more shocking is that the card named Nathuram Godse, the killer of Mahatma Gandhi, as his father. Godse, however, has been misspelt as...
  • The Godse Cult: Gandhi's killers' ideology lives on January 30, 2008

    Pune: Sixty years ago, Nathuram Godse shot dead Mahatma Gandhi. The killer's legacy, however, continues to live on. Today, the Godse cult is limited to a few family members who believe that Nathuram has never been properly understood. Nathuram Godse was a zealot, a deeply religious chitpavan brahmin from Maharashtra. Godse was...