Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

  • 383 schools, 680 hostels to be renamed after Netaji
    NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 6 (IANS): In order to provide inclusive and quality education to all as envisaged in the National Education Policy, the Union Ministry of Education has decided to rename the 383 residential schools and 680 hostels, under the Samagra Shiksha Scheme, as Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose residential schools. Talking about the decision, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' said, "The Education Ministry has funded schools in the sparsely populated
  • 'Jai Shri Ram' slogan angers Mamata during Netaji's birth anniversary
    Kolkata, January 23 (IANS): West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Centre are engaged in a tussle over the celebration of Netajis 125th birth anniversary that is taking place in Kolkata on Saturday. But at Kolkata's Victoria Memorial, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee came together along with Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar to attend the programme. Everything was going fine till Mamata was requeste
  • PM visits Netaji's ancestral home in Kolkata
    New Delhi, January 23 (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the ancestral house of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in Kolkata on Saturday afternoon as he came to the city to take part in the revolutionary's 125th birth anniversary celebrations. The prime minister was greeted with 'Jai Shri Ram' chants by people waiting outside the Netaji Bhawan in the Bhawanipore area, and he waved at them. He was received at the entrance of the house by Sugato Bose and his brother S
  • Trinamool-BJP slugfest over Netaji in poll-bound Bengal
    Kolkata, January 21 (IANS): In poll-bound West Bengal, nationalist icon and freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose happens to be the new-found commodity for political parties contesting a high-voltage electoral battle this year. The Centre has decided to celebrate Bose's birth anniversary on January 23 as 'Parakram Diwas' every year. On Wednesday, Indian Railways also renamed Howrah-Kalka Mail as 'Netaji Express' ahead of his anniversary celebrations. &quo
  • Netaji's birthday to be marked as 'Parakram Diwas' every year: Govt
    New Delhi, January 19 (IANS): The Ministry of Culture on Tuesday said that the government has decided to celebrate the birthday of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose that falls on January 23 as 'Parakram Diwas' from now on every year. "To honour and remember Netaji's indomitable spirit and selfless service to the nation. The government of India has decided to dedicate his birthday (January 23) every year as 'Parakram Diwas', to inspire people of this country, especi
  • PM heads panel to oversee commemoration of Bose's 125th birth anniversary
    New Delhi, January 9 (IANS): A high-level committee, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has been constituted to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in a befitting manner. A notification to this effect was issued on Friday by the Ministry of Culture in which 85 members, including the Prime Minister, have been named. The committee will decide on the activities for a one-year long commemoration, beginning January 23. The members of the commi