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Jallianwala Bagh

Aakar Patel | Raj lessons for today’s India: Why do we see fewer protests?

The question is -- why should one protest in a democracy? There are many reasons

08 Nov 2022 12:05 AM

Mending the loss of innocence with hard-won wisdom

Arjun Raj Gaind in his book tells the story of Punjab — a land that has witnessed Jallianwala Bagh massacre and has been cut into two parts

21 Aug 2022 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Preserve, don’t erase, heritage

It is understood that the Gujarat government is going ahead with a massive plan to 'renovate' the Sabarmati Ashram

03 Sep 2021 2:34 AM

UK's Labour Party pledges apology for Jallianwala Bagh in poll manifesto

In the 107-page manifesto titled It's Time for Real Change' launched by Corbyn, party has pledged to go further on issue and apologise.

22 Nov 2019 2:29 PM

Paying homage to turmoil

An exhibition that commemorates Korea’s largest anti-Japanese movement.

19 Aug 2019 7:45 AM


Into the dark side

Move over vacationing at a happy place. The new ‘dark tourism’ trend sees people travel to places with a horrific past, and enjoy it.

07 Jul 2019 2:14 AM

Witness account of one crimson summer

The book under review is on one such major historical event that set the stage for the Independence movement to gather momentum in Punjab.

26 May 2019 6:03 AM

People have forgotten Jallianwala Bagh, says Manjinder Singh Sirsa

Hundreds of people were killed at Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar during the Baisakhi festival on April 13, 1919.

14 Apr 2019 3:41 AM

1919: The turning point in our freedom story

It is only right that both countries should jointly commemorate events such as Jallianwala Bagh and honour heroes such as Bhagat Singh.

14 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

Britain refuses to apologise for Jallianwala Bagh massacre

Britain's high commissioner to India laid a wreath on the 100th anniversary of the massacre, for which London is still to apologise.

13 Apr 2019 2:40 PM


A shameful scar

After a century, as India displays the chilling horror through memorial and museum, Britain has expressed regret for Jallianwala Bagh massacre.

13 Apr 2019 12:02 AM

Martial law & Dyer’s raj of terror: Amritsar 1919

On the evening of 14 April, the attempt to terrorise the residents of Amritsar continued with the arrival of Dyer at the Kotwali.

30 Nov 2018 1:00 AM

A Jallianwala Bagh of our own making

The democratic Government of India, just like the colonial government, sees citizens as a nuisance.

06 May 2018 12:32 AM

UK says Jallianwala massacre ‘shameful’, avoids apology

The Foreign Office invoked former British Prime Minister David Cameron’s views on the issue after Khan asked for an apology.

08 Dec 2017 1:10 AM

Indian-origin MP demands apology from Britain for Jallianwalla Bagh massacre

The motion calls on the House of Commons to recognise the importance of the event as a turning point in British India.

20 Oct 2017 11:06 AM


Jallianwala Bagh: A spark that ignited freedom’s spirit

The Rowlatt Bills introduced in the Imperial Legislative Council on 18 January 1919 came as a bombshell.

13 Apr 2017 6:10 AM