Monday, Nov 28, 2022

Bal Gangadhar Tilak


Explained: What Tilak, Gandhi and Nehru said about IPC Section 124A, the law on sedition

May 13, 2022 6:25 am

As the debate over the Sedition Law rages, we take a look at the sedition cases filed against the nationalist leaders and what they said about it

Explained: When were Tilak and Gandhi tried under the sedition law?

July 17, 2021 8:51 am

The sedition law which is enshrined in Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code (IPS) was introduced by the British government in 1870 to tackle dissent against colonial rule.

Mumbai's first children's museum opens to public at Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya

April 16, 2019 8:49 am

The museum displays a wide range of art, from ancient sculptures to contemporary paintings, depicting India’s rich culture and heritage, re-interpreted through a child’s imagination. The 50 artefacts include a sculpture of freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak and Mahatma Gandhi’s Charkha.

Rajasthan minister on ‘father of terrorism’ Bal Gangadhar Tilak: Read it in correct context

August 20, 2018 1:31 pm

In a statement, the minister said, "It is misleading to read Tilak as ‘father of terrorism’ through the present (definition) of ‘terrorism’. In the context of the freedom struggle, terrorism merely meant terrorising the English and chasing them out of the country.”

Outraged, Bal Gangadhar Tilak's family tells Rajasthan to ban book, referring him ‘Father of Terrorism’

May 13, 2018 2:42 pm

Board of Secondary Education, reads: “Bal Gangadhar Tilak demonstrated a path towards national movement, therefore, he is called as the father of terrorism.”

Rajasthan: Class 8 reference book calls Bal Gangadhar Tilak 'father of terrorism'

May 11, 2018 11:51 pm

“Tilak demonstrated a path towards national movement, therefore, he is called as the father of terrorism,” reads page 267 of chapter 22 of the book. The description is part of sub-topic "Incidents of National Movement during 18th and 19th century".

India and the war

August 17, 2014 12:04 am

The Indian Army sent seven expeditionary forces to serve abroad.

Know Your City

October 28, 2013 1:06 am

History echoes through the old walls of Kesari Wada in Narayan Peth.

Invoking Mahatma

October 22, 2013 1:01 am

Father of the Nation wanted disbanding of the Congress in his public rallies has got party leaders using this to spread the message.

92 yrs after death,Lokmanya Tilak to come alive on reel

September 19, 2012 5:13 am

More than a century after Bal Gangadhar Tilak began the Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav in the city,noted film producer Nitin Chandrakant Desai along with Tilak’s family on Tuesday announced a new film about the legendary social reformer eponymously titled Lokmanya Tilak.