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International Day of Non-Violence; October 2nd, Gandhi Jayanti

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Mahatma Gandhi ,the Father of the Nation was born on 2nd October 1869 at Porbandar in Gujarat.

In his autobiography My experiments with Truth Gandhi recalls that his childhood and teen age years were characterized by education in a local school, marriage to Kasturba at the age of 13 and an intrinsic love for ‘truth ’ and ‘duty ’.

India’s Economy Hits the Wall

We have a government in New Delhi with the best brains, the dream team — Oxford-educated Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Harvard-educated Finance Minister P. Chidambaram. If they don’t deliver, then what?

Just six months ago, India was looking good. Nothing, it seemed, could stop the forward march of this Asian nation.

India may lose chance to host 2010 Hockey World Cup

First blow -Indian Hockey is out of Olympics – first time in 80 years , second blow – International Hockey Federation (FIH) has warned India that it may lose the right to host the 2010 World Cup, if the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) is unable to make progress in FIH-backed developmental projects.

The world body says India has not made satisfactory progress in developing the game.

PM Confident: India can sustain 9% GDP growth

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Pic: The Gateway of India, Mumbai, India

Given the current rates of savings and investment, the country will sustain economic growth of close to 9 % in the medium term, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh reiterated confidence about Indian economic growth.

While releasing a book Business Standard India – 2008 in New Delhi Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said