Gopalkrishna Gandhi

  • Frenzy to bring to helm sectarian bigotry, says Gopalkrishna Gandhi 15-04-2014 05:43 PM

    Former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi on Tuesday slammed the "frenzy" to bring to India's helm the reign of an "ethnic majority, sectarian bigotry and denominational autocracy" in the name of "strength". He also criticised sections of media who have become "trumpeters" of what they see as the coming change,...
  • CBI is seen as government's hatchet: Gopalkrishna Gandhi 15-04-2014 05:26 PM

    New Delhi: CBI was in for some harsh words on Tuesday when former Governor of West Bengal Gopalkrishna Gandhi said the central probe agency had gained notoriety as "government's hatchet" and "department of dirty tricks" which was clothed in "opacity" with perfume of "mystery". Delivering 15th DP Kohli Memorial Lecture...
  • Union cabinet approves Gandhi Heritage Sites Mission 17-05-2013 06:00 AM

    New Delhi: The union cabinet on Thursday approved the establishment of the Gandhi Heritage Sites Mission to conserve and restore the sites associated with the Father of the Nation. "The mission would be entrusted with the identification, collation and assessment of information on Gandhi heritage material for its management and...
  • When Mahatma threatened to throw out wife 27-09-2011 03:44 PM

    New Delhi: The heroes of modern India have come alive in their human avatars in a new anthology of biographical sketches by noted writer and former governor of West Bengal Gopalkrishna Gandhi, the grandson of Mahatma Gandhi. The volume, 'Of A Certain Age', profiles icons like Mahatma Gandhi, Acharya Kriplani,...
  • Bengal Governor says no to power, CPI-M sees red 07-05-2008 10:32 PM

    It has been a topsy-turvy ride in the past four years for Rajasthan Royals in the IPL. Right from becoming the champions in the inaugural edition to almost touching the wooden spoon (seventh place) in 2010, the Jaipur-based side has always found itself in the spotlight. While questions were always...