Jallianwala Bagh

Lok Sabha passes bill to remove Congress president as Jallianwala Bagh Memorial trustee

While Congress member Gurjeet Singh Aujla accused the BJP and organisations linked to it of not having had a role in the freedom struggle, Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal hit back at the Congress and raked up the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Aug 02, 2019, 17:49 PM IST

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Jul 08, 2019, 10:40 AM IST

'Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial (Amendment) Bill' to be presented in Parliament today

'Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial (Amendment) Bill' to be presented in Parliament today. Under the 1951 Act, the Trustees of the Memorial include: (i) the Prime Minister, as Chairperson, (ii) the President of the Indian National Congress, (iii) the Minister in-charge of Culture, (iv) the Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, (v) the Governor of Punjab, (vi) the Chief Minister of Punjab, and (vii) three eminent persons nominated by the central government. The Bill amends this provision to remove the President of the Indian National Congress as a Trustee. Further, it clarifies that when there is no Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, then the leader of the single largest opposition party in the Lok Sabha will be the Trustee. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 08, 2019, 09:24 AM IST

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Jul 08, 2019, 08:30 AM IST

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Jul 08, 2019, 08:24 AM IST

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.

Apr 13, 2019, 15:03 PM IST

Nothing short of apology will do, says Amarinder Singh on British PM's 'regret' on Jallianwala

Amarinder Singh said that Jallianwala Bagh massacre was a heart-wrenching moment in India's history and the people of country want an "unequivocal apology from Britain for the atrocity". 

Apr 12, 2019, 22:05 PM IST

Jallianwala Bagh tragedy shameful scar on British Indian history: UK PM Theresa May

"We deeply regret the tragedy and the suffering it caused."

Apr 10, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Government approves amendment of Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial Act, 1951

Union Minister Suresh Prabhu told a news conference about the Union Cabinet's decision.

Dec 06, 2018, 22:04 PM IST

Include Jallianwala Bagh massacre in UK schools, PM Theresa May told

Virendra Sharma, Indian-origin British MP, has written to the British PM believes that everyone in UK must be aware of how General Dyer ordered his troops to open fire on thousands of unarmed protesters gathered at Jallianwala Bagh.

Mar 15, 2018, 22:50 PM IST

Shoojit Sircar starts work on 'Udham Singh' biopic

Earlier, there were reports that Ranbir Kapoor would be playing the title role.

Mar 09, 2018, 00:06 AM IST

Britain must apologise for Jallianwala Bagh massacre: London Mayor

London Mayor Sadiq Khan said on Wednesday the British government should apologise for the Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amritsar.

Dec 06, 2017, 12:55 PM IST

Not hurt by comparison with General Dyer, says Army Chief Bipin Rawat

He may have been compared with the notorious General Dyer of Jallianwala Bagh infamy, but Army Chief General Bipin Rawat is unfazed by the description.

Jun 08, 2017, 12:56 PM IST

Partha Chatterjee not remorseful for comparing Army Chief Bipin Rawat with Jallianwala Bagh butcher General Dyer

Despite criticism, scholar Partha Chatterjee has said that he sticks to his opinion and will not change his opinion whatsoever.

Jun 06, 2017, 11:09 AM IST

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, ministers offer prayers in Amritsar

Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal had taken a dig at Amarinder Singh for not being able to find time to visit Amritsar to offer prayers at the Golden Temple.

May 08, 2017, 11:56 AM IST

Jallianwala Bagh massacre martyrs won't be forgotten: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid tribute to the martyrs of Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Punjab, saying that their heroism will never be forgotten.

Apr 13, 2017, 16:01 PM IST

Shoojit Sircar's next biopic on Udham Singh

Shoojit, who produced last year's most impactful film "Pink", says he wanted to make the movie on Udham Singh right after he shifted to Mumbai.

Jan 10, 2017, 17:14 PM IST

UK Sikh group wants Jallianwala Bagh regret remarks repeated

One of Britain's oldest Sikh groups has appealed to Prime Minister David Cameron to repeat his remarks of regret over the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Parliament on the 97th anniversary of the tragedy on Wednesday.

Apr 12, 2016, 23:23 PM IST

Independence Day: Historic places that ignite nationalism

India got independence from British rule on August 15, 1947. And to attain this freedom, many brave hearts sacrificed their lives.

Aug 12, 2015, 13:14 PM IST

US envoy visits Golden Temple

US ambassador Richard Verma offered prayers at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Wednesday.

May 20, 2015, 15:27 PM IST