1919 Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

1919 Jallianwala Bagh Massacre News

Shoojit Sircar, Vicky Kaushal's Sardar Udham to release directly on Amazon Prime in October
Entertainment

Shoojit Sircar, Vicky Kaushal's Sardar Udham to release directly on Amazon Prime in October

Shoojit Sircar's previous film Gulabo Sitabo also skipped theatircal release to premiere directly on Amazon Prime Video India last year.

Narendra Modi pays tribute to Jallianwala Bagh massacre martyrs, says valour will 'inspire Indians for years to come'
India

Narendra Modi pays tribute to Jallianwala Bagh massacre martyrs, says valour will 'inspire Indians for years to come'

British Indian troops on the orders of Brigadier General Reginald Dyer had opened fire on a large group of people who had gathered at Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar to celebrate Baisakhi, the harvest festival.

Jallianwala Bagh massacre centenary: How much do you know about the incident? Take this quiz to find out
India

Jallianwala Bagh massacre centenary: How much do you know about the incident? Take this quiz to find out

Indians across the country paid tribute to those who lost their lives in the Jallianwala Bagh massacre on 13 April 1919, as a 100 years lapsed since the incident.

Jallianwala Bagh Centenary: A video series revisits the tragedy through personal accounts of families in Amritsar
Life

Jallianwala Bagh Centenary: A video series revisits the tragedy through personal accounts of families in Amritsar

The centenary of Jallainwala Bagh creates a substantial window for going back in time to scrutinize the journey of Indian independence, from its nascent stages of the freedom struggle to where it stands today, seventy years after winning this freedom.

A visit to Jallianwala Bagh 100 years after the 1919 massacre evokes as much rage as gratitude
Life

A visit to Jallianwala Bagh 100 years after the 1919 massacre evokes as much rage as gratitude

As the Jallianwala Bagh massacre completes 100 years on 13 April, 1919, no amount of adornment can gloss over the irrevocable loss and the apology that the British still owe India.

Punjab Assembly passes resolution seeking apology from British govt for 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre
India

Punjab Assembly passes resolution seeking apology from British govt for 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre

Punjab Parliamentary Affairs Minister Brahm Mohindra moved the resolution to seek an apology from the British government for the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, and political parties, cutting across party lines, supported it.

Partition Museum's Punjab Under Siege exhibit recounts Jallianwala Bagh massacre through personal testimonies
India

Partition Museum's Punjab Under Siege exhibit recounts Jallianwala Bagh massacre through personal testimonies

Most of us think of Jallianwala Bagh as an isolated incident, but it was part of a much larger violent repression, says Mallika Ahluwalia, curator of Partition Museum in Amritsar

Jailing Chandrashekhar Azad without trial shows State's disdain hasn't changed since Jallianwalla Bagh massacre
India

Jailing Chandrashekhar Azad without trial shows State's disdain hasn't changed since Jallianwalla Bagh massacre

The National Security Act sounds like a serious piece of legislation intended to save India from a security threat, but the government is not holding Dalit leader Chandrashekhar Azad Ravan for fear of terrorism

British govt should apologise for Jallianwala tragedy, says London mayor Sadiq Khan
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British govt should apologise for Jallianwala tragedy, says London mayor Sadiq Khan

The British government should apologise for the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amritsar, London mayor Sadiq Khan said on Wednesday, calling it a tragedy one "must never forget".