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Book on Jallianwala Bagh poem Khooni Vaisakhi released in UAE

Book on Jallianwala Bagh poem Khooni Vaisakhi released in UAE

India’s Ambassador to the UAE Navdeep Singh Suri has commended the launch of a book containing english translation of the Punjabi poem, Khooni Vaisakhi, saying the100-year old classic ballad about the Jallianwala Bagh massacre is now reaching a global audience.The poem was translated by Suri whose grandfather revolutionary poet and novelist Nanak Singh, a Jallianwala

Celebs pay homage to Jallianwala Bagh martyrs

Celebs pay homage to Jallianwala Bagh martyrs

As India commemorates the 100th anniversary of the massacre of hundreds of innocent Indians by British forces at the Jallianwala Bagh, members of the film industry, including Amitabh Bachchan, Sunny Deol, Bhumi Pednekar and Madhur Bhandarkar, paid tributes to the martyrs. A century ago, British forces led by Brigadier General Reginald Dyer opened fire on

Apologise publicly, Pakistan based Bhagat Singh Memorial Foundation to UK government

Apologise publicly, Pakistan based Bhagat Singh Memorial Foundation to UK government

Kusum Arora Jalandhar Seeking apology from UK government for the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, which killed over 1000 innocent people, the Pakistan based Bhagat Singh Memorial Foundation Friday said that it was highly condemnable that even after 100 years of the tragedy, the UK PM Theresa May failed to apologise. Pakistan based advocate Imtiaz Rashid Qureshi

Jallianwala Bagh massacre centenary: Rahul, Amarinder pay floral tributes

Congress president Rahul Gandhi and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh paid floral tributes at the Jallianwala Bagh Memorial here on Saturday to mark the centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre.Gandhi, Singh, Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, accompanied by some other Congress leaders, paid floral tributes at the memorial inside the Jallianwala Bagh in the morning.

Sullying sanctity of Jallianwala Bagh

Harkirat Singh Amritsar Jallianwala Bagh massacre of April 13, 1919 did not just send shock waves in Punjab and in the rest of the country giving rise to a feeling of nationalism but it also invoked sharp criticism even in England. Instead of retaining historic city of the martyrs’ place, Jallianwala Bagh seems to be

‘British Govt. must apologise for Jallianwala Bagh massacre’: London Mayor Sadiq Khan

Amritsar (Punjab), December 6 : – London Mayor Sadiq Khan, who is currently on a visit to India, paid tributes to the martyrs of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amritsar on Wednesday and said it is time for the British Government to apologise for the tragedy. Khan wrote in the visitor’s book at the Jallianwala

Tongas make a comeback in Amritsar

Tongas make a comeback in Amritsar

Tongas make comeback Amritsar: Fun to ride, Cheaper to hire and eco-friendly, tongas seem to be making a comeback in Amritsar. The horse drawn carriages driving through the congested by lanes give an example views of the glorious last of the old city. The tongawalas are happy that from a little over a dozen tongas,

British paid compensation for the Jallianwala Bagh massacre!!

Even as nonagenarian freedom fighter Mohan Singh recently moved the High Court seeking compensation for the “brutal death” of his grandfather at Amritsar’s Jallianwala Bagh on April 13, 1919, documents chanced upon during the digitisation of Punjab Archives show that the British had announced “liberal compensation” to the victim families of the massacre. Even those

Names of Jallianwala Bagh martyrs to be carved on statues

Amritsar: The historical Jallianwala Bagh massacre that bloodstained a day in history can never be forgotten as when on April 13, 1919 hundreds of unidentified Indian freedom fighters and many innocent lives were killed as a result of successful plotting by Colonel Reginald Edward Harry Dyer. After 98 years of the incident, the Punjab government

‘Jallianwala Bagh centenary, ‘good time’ among British regime apologise’

After 98 years Jallianwala Bagh Martyrs identified

Chandigarh: The historical moment of 13th April 1919 in Jallianwala Bagh where Reginald Edward Harry Dyer killed hundreds of unidentified Freedom Fighters with his successful plotting as a General. After 98 years of the incident, the Punjab government has given the identification to Jallainwala Bagh martyrs by mentioning their names on the statue installed at