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Egyptian president lays wreath on tomb of Mahatma Ghandi

Egypt Today 25 Jan 2023
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi visited Tuesday Raj Ghat, laying wreath on the tomb of Mahatma Ghandi, and writing a word in the guestbook dedicated to high-profile visitors.
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Cadillac Al Ghandi Auto Unleashed Exhilarating Driving Experience for Automotive Enthusiasts

MENA FN 11 Jan 2023
(MENAFN - Golin Mena) – Al Ghandi Auto hosts event exclusively for the Cadillac community and automotive enthusiasts at Dubai Autodrome – In total, 172 owners arrived at the circuit for a ... .
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Explained: All you need to know about Kobad Ghandy book controversyOpposition leaders in Maharashtra have ...

Deccan Herald 17 Dec 2022
Maharashtra has been in the middle of a major literary controversy since this week with the Eknath Shinde-BJP led state government deciding to roll back an award it was to confer upon the Marathi translation of a book, written by communist activist Kobad Ghandy, by Anagha Lele ... The book talks about Ghandy's experiences in his decade long jail terms.
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Kobad Ghandy: ‘Book not Maoist in any way … Social media hysteria created only to get govt to cancel award’

Financial Express 16 Dec 2022
As a political firestorm rages following the Maharashtra government\u2019s decision to cancel a literary award given to the Marathi translation of Kobad Ghandy's book Fractured Freedom ... Ghandy was arrested in September 2009 on charges of being a Politburo member of the banned CPI(Maoist).
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Kobad Ghandy book row: Chief of Maharashtra govt.'s language advisory panel, 4 members of literary ...

The Hindu 14 Dec 2022
A controversy erupted after govt. withdrew the Late Yashwantrao Chavan Literature Award 2021 announced for the Marathi translation of Ghandy's book "Fractured Freedom. A Prison Memoir" ....
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Maharashtra first awards Kobad Ghandy’s book, then scraps award panel, prize

The Times of India 13 Dec 2022
MUMBAI. Less than a week after announcing a literary award for the Marathi translation of former Maoist leader Ghandy’s memoir, ‘Fractured Freedom’, the state government on Monday reversed the decision and scrapped the award’s scrutiny committee ... In a statement to TOI, Ghandy said lies were being spread about him on social media ... . ” ... .
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Lies being spread about me on social media: Ghandy

The Times of India 13 Dec 2022
Mumbai ... The award was announced on December 6. Now the scrutiny committee…has been scrapped ... Thirtythree awardees were announced and Ghandy’s book was chosen for author/translation for ‘Tarktirth Laxmanshasatri Joshi Puraskar’ which carries prize money of Rs 1 lakh ... In a statement to TOI, Ghandy said lies were being spread about him on social media ... .
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Marathi author Anand Karandikar returns award over Kobad Ghandy book row

The Times of India 13 Dec 2022
Karandikar said the government's move to take back the award given to Lele for the translation of Ghandy's book is the "absolute gagging of freedom of thoughts and freedom of expression" ... The decision came in for criticism on social media because of Ghandy's alleged Maoist links.
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Maharashtra government scraps award, and jury, for Kobad Ghandy's book translation

The Times of India 13 Dec 2022
Less than a week after announcing a literature award for the Marathi translation of former Maoist leader Kobad Ghandy's memoir, 'Fractured Freedom', the state government on Monday reversed the decision and scrapped the award's scrutiny committee ... In a statement to TOI, Ghandy said lies were being spread about him on social media.
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Maha govt withdraws award to Kobad Ghandy memoir translator, literary world stands by her

Hindustan Times 13 Dec 2022
Marathi author Anand Karandikar on Tuesday announced that he was returning his award to protest against the Maharashtra government’s withdrawal of an award to Anagha Lele for her Marathi translation of alleged Maoist ideologue Kobad Ghandy’s memoir ... of Ghandy’s ‘Fractured Freedom.

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