Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Udham Singh


A museum in Udham Singh’s name, yet his ashes sit in a college library

August 18, 2022 4:13 am

One of the urns had been brought from Udham Singh college to the museum on July 31 (martyrdom day) for a function attended by Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann. But the next day, the urn was back in the library.

IMDb top 10 of 2021: Jai Bhim is most popular movie of the year; Aspirants is most popular web series

December 21, 2021 8:25 pm

Jai Bhim is the most popular film of the year, according to IMDb data. TVF's Aspirants is 2021's most popular web series. Check out the full lists here.

Amid flak over Udham Singh statue, Kamboj community asks, why after three years?

September 03, 2021 6:15 am

Born in Sunam in Punjab’s Sangrur district in 1899, Udham Singh was a political activist who got associated with the Ghadar Party while in the US.

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.

Explained: Who was Udham Singh, the freedom fighter Pragya invoked?

November 30, 2019 12:50 pm

This is not the first time that Udham Singh has been mentioned in Parliament. There have been several demands in the past few years for his statue to be installed in Jallianwala Bagh and the Parliament complex.

Udham Singh Memorial to be completed in one year, says Punjab Tourism Minister

August 01, 2019 7:20 am

The foundation stone of this memorial was laid on December 26, 2016, by the then CM Parkash Singh Badal ahead of 2017 Vidhan Sabha polls. The tender process was initiated in January this year ahead of Lok Sabha polls.

An Act of Faith

June 01, 2019 12:20 am

The festival will close with Kripal Kazak’s play Talaq, directed by Lakha Lehri. The play brings to the stage the many layers of relationships and how we approach these in different situations.

Amritsar got its first Shaheed Udham Singh statue in 1990

April 12, 2019 6:01 am

While the orders for the statue were placed during the regime of Giani Zail Singh in Punjab (1972-77), it was only in 1990 that the statue was installed at Hall Gate, Amritsar.

Will the real descendant of Udham Singh step forward?

August 05, 2015 8:31 am

Udham Singh died age 40, hanged on July 31, 1940 at the Pentonville prison in Barnsbury, north London.

A rivalry dating back to the 90s

October 13, 2012 1:45 am

Gangs of Meerut Police said shootout at Ghaziabad court on Thursday was fall-out of gang war