Monday, Nov 28, 2022

Jallianwala Bagh massacre


‘Jallianwala Bagh massacre inspired me to write’

August 14, 2022 4:46 am

Without warning the crowd to disperse, Dyer ordered his troops to open fire. Several hundred died and many more were injured. The massacre was universally condemned by all including many Britons.

1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre a shameful event: British diplomat

June 16, 2022 12:20 pm

British imperialist rule is considered a dark chapter in the history of the Indian struggle for Independence. The Jallianwala Bagh massacre took place on April 13, 1919.

What has gone wrong at Jallianwala Bagh memorial

September 09, 2021 8:35 pm

Beautification of the site associated with the freedom struggle is aimed at erasing the spirit of sacrifice embodied in India’s Independence movement

What’s wrong with the Jallianwala Bagh restorations

September 03, 2021 8:10 am

Kishwar Desai writes: Those who died there should be remembered within a space which is historically correct in how it honours them

Memorial to a massacre: Stark Jallianwala passage gets a mural makeover

September 01, 2021 11:52 pm

The Rs-20-crore upgradation project for the Jallianwala Bagh monument was sanctioned in 2019 under the National Implementation Committee to mark 100 years of the massacre.

How a new edition of a 1969 book attempts to wrest Jallianwala Bagh massacre from the annals of history

July 04, 2021 8:57 pm

The new edition of VN Datta's 1969 book on the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, republished by his daughter Nonica Datta, seeks to bridge the gap between people’s narratives and academic histories

New edition of historian V N Datta's 'Jallianwala Bagh' released

March 15, 2021 6:29 pm

Penguin Random House, India released the new edition of V N Datta's 1969 classic.

Explained: Who was freedom fighter Udham Singh?

December 29, 2020 8:41 am

Udham Singh was a political activist who got associated with the Ghadar Party while in the US. In 1940, Singh shot and killed Michael O’Dwyer, the colonial official considered responsible for Jallianwala Bagh.

PM Modi remembers martyrs of Jallianwala Bagh massacre

April 13, 2020 10:54 am

"I bow to those martyrs who were killed mercilessly in Jallianwala Bagh on this day. We will never forget their courage and sacrifice," he wrote on Twitter.

Three-day event to mark 150th birth anniversary of Gandhi, 100 yrs of Jallianwala Bagh massacre

January 28, 2020 12:06 pm

At the inaugural function to be held at the Guru Nanak Khalsa College on Tuesday, actress Rohini Hattangadi, who played the role of Kasturba Bai in Richard Attenborough’s Gandhi, will interact with students at a session called ‘Reliving Ba’.


In pictures: The renovated Jallianwala Bagh memorial that has sparked off a row

August 31, 2021 8:19 pm

Many have claimed that the Jallianwala Bagh memorial revamp 'erases' history instead of conserving it.

Jallianwala Bagh massacre 100th anniversary: PM Modi, President Kovind, Rahul Gandhi pay respects to victims

April 15, 2019 6:44 am

Jallianwala Bagh massacre 100th anniversary: Political leaders across the country pay homage to the victims of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre today.