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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi News

  • | October 8th, 2014

    Who hacked Mohanlal’s blog?

    Who hacked Mohanlal’s blog?

    The complete actor received the shock of his life when he found that his blog was hacked to propagate anti-national messages
    After Prime Minister Narendra Modi kept referring to Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi as Mohanlal, the Malayalam actor has become even more famous in the United States! Unfortunately, there’s been a downside to this. The actor got a shock when the words ‘Freedom for Kashmir’ flashed on the blog page along with a message. It looks like the blog was hacked and those who did left the readers a shocking message stating, “Our target is your government websites. We will never forget what you did against humanity. In Jammu and Kashmir, millions of people were dead. Indian forces killed Kashmir’s families, killed innocent children. But no one cared!”. Click here to read more

  • | October 2nd, 2014

    Gandhi Jayanti special: Bollywood portrayals of Mahatma Gandhi!

    Gandhi Jayanti special: Bollywood portrayals of Mahatma Gandhi!

    There has been some very good character artists who have portrayed Gandhi in films. Here we talk about some of them…
    Mahatma Gandhi is undoubtedly the most popular personality in the Indian history and his name comes at the first position when speaking about India’s freedom struggle. Gandhi has been an important part of Hindi films as well. On the eve of Gandhiji’s birthday, we list down some of the best Gandhiji portrayals on the Indian screen. Click here to read more

  • | October 1st, 2014

    3 reasons why Bollywood is shying away from making a biopic on Mahatma Gandhi!

    3 reasons why Bollywood is shying away from making a biopic on Mahatma Gandhi!

    On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, Bollywoodlife digs down deep into the mentality of B-town filmmakers to find out why there are no films on Gandhi’s life in Bollywood
    October 2 is here. While most of us will be packing our bags for a long weekend or lazing around on the couch switching through TV channels, Bollywoodlife decided to bring up an interesting fact to the notice of our readers. On the 145th birthday of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, we shine the light on the fact there hasn’t been a single biopic on the father of our nation in Bollywood. While the great man has been immortalised in our currency note, it is surprising to see that Indian filmmakers have shied away from portraying Gandhi’s life on the celluloid. Click here to read more

  • | October 1st, 2012

    Bollywood celebrates the spirit of Mahatma Gandhi!

    Bollywood celebrates the spirit of Mahatma Gandhi!

    On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, we look at some of the memorable films portraying the father of our nation…
    Films have often looked to larger than life historical figures for inspiration. And Gandhi, the man responsible for Click here to read more

  • | September 4th, 2012

    Malayalam film Papilio Buddha in hot water over Gandhi slight

    Malayalam film Papilio Buddha in hot water over Gandhi slight

    The South Indian movie has been banned by the censor board for allegedly belittling the Mahatma
    Some 64 years after Nathuram Godse’s bullets felled Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, the Father of our nation, the Mahatma continues to be the subject of attack – on celluloid. Producer Prakash Bare and director Jayan Cheriyan’s Malayalam film Papilio Buddha has been banned by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) on the grounds of denigrating the Mahatma. Click here to read more

  • | February 21st, 2012

    Mahatma Gandhi dancing with girl is an actor!

    Mahatma Gandhi dancing with girl is an actor!

    A fake picture of the Father of the Nation, MK Gandhi has been doing the rounds on the Internet
    If you happened to see a picture of legendary Indian Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, better known as Mahatma Gandhi, merrily dancing away with a white girl at a party while still in his dhoties, take heart – it is not him! Take a closer look, and you will see that the image is real, but the Gandhi in it is fake. Apparently it is an Australian actor posing as Gandhi who is shaking a leg with the lady. The two were captured at a charity gala in Sydney, say reports. Click here to read more