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Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Pavan K. Varma | Don’t doubt Savarkar grit, question his prejudice

Savarkar has rightly been the target of those in India who believe in our inherent plurality and inclusiveness of vision

17 Oct 2021 1:40 AM

How British-era bonds have been used to stifle political dissent

Jinnah fought ferociously for Tilak, not sparing the English prosecutor Bimming.

13 Jan 2020 12:24 AM

Here's what PM Modi wrote in visitor's book after Ganpati darshan

Modi penned the tribute in the visitor's book, referring to Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak's famous slogan -- 'Swaraj is my birthright'.

07 Sep 2019 2:19 PM

Tradition: The dead faith of the living

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shown that he can appropriate other personas, as he has done with Mahatma Gandhi now.

11 Oct 2018 12:44 AM

Bal Gangadhar Tilak ‘father of terrorism’, says class 8 Social Studies book

The social studies reference book is used by private English-medium schools affiliated to the RBSE.

12 May 2018 10:31 AM


Social studies book calls Tilak the ‘father of terrorism’

The social studies reference book is used by the private English-medium schools affiliated to the Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education.

12 May 2018 1:32 AM

When the Press stood up to power

The Emergency may not belong to the recent past; 40 years is a long time in the life of a people.

16 Sep 2017 2:54 AM

Bal Gangadhar Tilak's great-grandson booked for rape, ‘unnatural sex’

'The complainant alleged that Tilak repeatedly raped her on the pretext of marrying her,' said a police officer.

18 Jul 2017 11:10 AM