freedom struggle

Immersive theatre on freedom struggle draws crowd at IFFI

As one enters the exhibition hall, a large 12-feet LED screen displays clips of popular Doordarshan series ‘Swaraj’, a show that profiled life and contributions of freedom fighters.

published on : 23rd November 2022

Contribution of Sardar Patel to make India the greatest was not told properly: Anurag Thakur

He was delivering the annual Sardar Patel Memorial Lecture on the occasion of National Unity Day, organised by All India Radio (AIR) to mark the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

published on : 1st November 2022

Recognise Paraiyar Insurrection of 18th century as part of freedom fight: D Ravikumar

However, subaltern historians have recorded the contributions of the grassroots level people to the freedom struggle,” he added.  

published on : 25th August 2022

DD to telecast docu-drama on freedom struggle every Saturday

The serial has a grand production quality and promises to be a visual treat.

published on : 19th August 2022

Contributions of women revolutionaries are everlasting, present generation should draw inspiration: NTR DC

NTR district collector S Dilli participated in a rally organised by Vasavya Mahila Mandali as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav on Sunday.

published on : 15th August 2022

India@75: ‘Iron Woman of Vijayawada’ recalls her ‘pilgrimage’

“People call my husband ‘Sardar’ and me ‘Iron Woman of Vijayawada’, she said. She, however, is not completely happy. “Whenever I hear about atrocities on girls, it hurts me,” she added.

published on : 15th August 2022

Indian flag maker Pingali Venkayya: Soldier, scientist, polyglot, and selfless patriot 

Pingali Venkayya earned several titles, including Patthi (Cotton) Venkayya, Diamond Venkayya and Japan Venkayya. However, the name that stays forever is Jhanda (flag) Venkayya.

published on : 15th August 2022

Forgotten heroes: Hearts aglow with memories, burning with despair

People in the city’s hinterland recall their deep connections with the freedom struggle and Partition that still evoke feelings of pride over the past and disappointment with the present.

published on : 15th August 2022

Salt of the Earth leaders gave boost to movement

The Salt Satyagraha of Ankola in 1929 was not just successful, but also inspired many others across the state to replicate the movement.

published on : 15th August 2022

Soon Tamil Nadu textbooks to include Puducherry freedom struggle, says Rangasamy

Chief Minister N Rangasamy said steps have been taken to include Puducherry's freedom struggle in Tamil Nadu's textbooks.

published on : 15th August 2022