Berhampur Jail opened to public to pay homage to freedom fighter

The Berhampur Circle Jail was opened to public to pay tribute to freedom fighter Laxman Nayak.

Advani lauds Nanaji Deshmukh's contribution to Indian freedom struggle

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Lal Krishna Advani on Sunday paid his tributes to social activist Nanaji Deshmukh and said that he contributed immensely to the Indian freedom struggle.

PM Narendra Modi remembers Rani Gaidinliu for freedom struggle role

Expressing regret that several freedom fighters and other prominent personalities who contributed for the cause of the country had not been "remembered adequately", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday recalled the contribution of Naga leader Rani Gaidinliu to India`s freedom struggle.

Agra's crucial role in freedom movement not documented: Historians

As the political capital, first of the Mughals and later the British, Agra was always a key centre of political action. The city played a crucial role in the freedom struggle but poor documentation of records has failed to highlight the contribution of the freedom fighters, say local historians.

Restoring democracy in Bengal a second freedom struggle: Somnath

Expressing deep anguish over "trampling of democracy" in West Bengal, former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Thursday urged people to build up a movement for restoration of their rights, and called it a "second struggle for independence".

Bhagat Singh: Voice of Reason or Dissent?

As a literature student when we were studying ‘The Trial of Dedan Kimathi’ by Kenyan writers Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o and Micere Mugo at Hansraj College, Delhi University, it was obvious that we discussed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev and their contribution to India’s struggle for Independe

Stories of freedom struggle to reach every block of Haryana: CM

Stories of freedom struggle which originated from Haryana will be taken to every block of the state in a bid to inspire youths of the state, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Wednesday.

Badal to lay foundation stone of Jang-e-Azadi memorial in October

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal will lay the foundation stone of Rs 200-crore `Jang-e-Azadi` memorial that will showcase the rich legacy and contribution of Punjabis in the country`s freedom struggle, in Jalandhar on October 12.

Badal to lay foundation stone of Jang-e-Azadi memorial in October

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal will lay the foundation stone of Rs 200-crore `Jang-e-Azadi` memorial that will showcase the rich legacy and contribution of Punjabis in the country`s freedom struggle, in Jalandhar on October 12.

India recalls Hazrat Mahal`s contribution to freedom struggle

India on Monday described Begum Hazrat Mahal, who had rebelled against British colonial rule in the country in 1857-58, as an "extraordinary freedom fighter".

Ansari urges to teach future generation about freedom struggle

Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari Tuesday suggested that the future generation must be taught about the country`s freedom struggle.

Tributes paid to Maulana Azad on his birth anniversary

Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar, Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, Leader of Opposition Sushma Swaraj paid floral tributes to eminent freedom fighter Maulana Abul Kalam Azad on his birth anniversary.

`Tibetans unified than ever in freedom struggle`

Tibetan Prime Minister-in-exile Lobsang Sangay has said that the rising bids of self-immolation reflected a desperate situation inside Tibet.