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.
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.
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.”
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.”
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".
August 17, 2014 12:04 am
The Indian Army sent seven expeditionary forces to serve abroad.
October 28, 2013 1:06 am
History echoes through the old walls of Kesari Wada in Narayan Peth.
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.
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 Tilaks family on Tuesday announced a new film about the legendary social reformer eponymously titled Lokmanya Tilak.
August 28, 2012 5:13 am
The rare audio recording of Lokmanya Tilaks voice which was last week played at Kesari Wada will now be available for the general public,once work on the recording is complete.
June 22, 2020 6:57 pm