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95 massacred in central Mali village as ethnic conflict wages on

The tit-for-tat began when a predominantly Fulani jihadist group led by preacher Amadou Koufa surfaced in the region and started targeting the Bambara and Dogon ethnic groups.

published on : 10th June 2019

30 years on, US urges China to reveal names of those killed in Tiananmen square massacre

The massive square became famous all over the world with an iconic picture of a young man standing before a row of battle tanks in a bid to stop them.

published on : 4th June 2019

What if someone links Narendra Modi with Godhra massacre, asks Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

It was wrong of Narendra Modi to connect Rajiv Gandhi with the anti-Sikh riots of 1984, Amarinder Singh told reporters.

published on : 10th May 2019

No apology for Jallianwala Bagh as Theresa May repeats deep regret

Prime Minister May repeated words from her House of Commons statement last month as she referred to the "shameful scar" on British Indian history.

published on : 9th May 2019

India and Pakistan are as bad as the British Raj in quashing dissent

Anti-imperialist posturing cannot disguise the fact that India and Pakistan continue to expand the repertoire of legal repression they inherited from the British.

published on : 4th May 2019

First time in history, Pakistan displays documents of Jallianwala Bagh massacre to mark its 100th anniversary

The massacre took place at Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar (undivided Punjab) during the Baisakhi festival on April 13, 1919.

published on : 21st April 2019

Book on Jallianwala Bagh poem Khooni Vaisakhi released in UAE

The book was also released in New Delhi on April 13, marking 100 years since the Jallianwala Bagh massacre that took place in Amritsar.

published on : 19th April 2019

Amarinder Singh slams PM Modi for 'politicising' Jallianwala Bagh Massacre centenary

Amarinder said the Centre had deliberately chosen to hold a parallel event instead of supporting the initiatives and programmes of the state government.

published on : 14th April 2019

‘Jallianwala Bagh massacre, a turning point in our history’

People in Amritsar were celebrating the festival of Baisakhi and protesting against the Sedition Act when “Butcher General Dyer” ordered his troops to start shooting, said activist M Ghiasuddin Akbar.

published on : 14th April 2019

Amarinder blasts Harsimrat, asks if she apologised for great grandpa's dinner for Gen Dyer

Amarinder's attack on Harsimrat, her husband Sukhbir Singh Badal and father-in-law Prakash Singh Badal came after she slammed the CM over his visit to the Akal Takht with Rahul Gandhi

published on : 13th April 2019

Rahul, Venkaiah, British envoy visit Jallianwala Bagh to pay tribute to martyrs of massacre 

It was a sombre and emotional moment for the public, many of whom were seen wiping tears as they saluted the courage of those immortal bravehearts, with the national anthem playing in the background.

published on : 13th April 2019

Jallianwala Bagh: Kim Wagner on why there was nothing uniquely 'evil' about General Dyer

Although well known, the events of April 13, 1919 and what preceded them, remain poorly understood, says historian Kim Wagner

published on : 13th April 2019

Deeply regret what happened at Jallianwala Bagh: British envoy

British PM Theresa May on Wednesday described the massacre as a 'shameful scar' on British Indian history, but stopped short of offering a formal apology.

published on : 13th April 2019

100 years of Jallianwala Bagh massacre: President Kovind, PM Modi pay tributes to martyrs

Hundred years on, the United Kingdom is yet to give a full apology for the gruesome attack on unarmed protesters in Amritsar in 1919.

published on : 13th April 2019

Jallianwala Bagh massacre centenary: Rahul Gandhi, Amarinder Singh pay floral tributes

Gandhi, Singh, Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, accompanied by some other Congress leaders also observed a two-minute silence to remember those who were massacred on April 13, 1919.

published on : 13th April 2019
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