India buys archive of Gandhi’s documents to halt auction

This handout reproduction photograph taken in Britain and released by Sotheby's auction house on July 10, 2012, shows a historical photograph showing Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi and Hermann Kallenbach (middle row, centre) at Tolstoy Farm, South Africa in 1910. (AFP PHOTO / SOTHEBY'S)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on July 13, 2012, on page 16.




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