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The Delhi government also organised a Shaheed Diwas function in Connaught Place on Tuesday to commemorate the contributions of Singh to the freedom struggle.(AP)

City holds events in memory of Bhagat Singh on Martyr’s Day

PUBLISHED ON MAR 24, 2021 01:20 AM IST
On March 23, 1931, three freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar, and Shivaram Rajguru were executed by the British for “conspiring against the Crown”.
Durgavati Vohra, a freedom fighter, disguised herself as Bhagat Singh’s wife and took him out of Lahore(HTPHOTO)
Durgavati Vohra, a freedom fighter, disguised herself as Bhagat Singh’s wife and took him out of Lahore(HTPHOTO)

Durgavati Vohra: Remembering India’s unsung warriors

By Shashi Shekhar
PUBLISHED ON OCT 04, 2020 07:22 PM IST
There is a saying attributed to the philosopher, George Santayana, that those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. Or are we, today, uninterested in the lives of the many unsung heroes and heroines from our past from whom we can learn so much?
The statues of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev.(HT Photo)
The statues of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev.(HT Photo)

Bhagat Singh’s statue unveiled in Ambala

Hindustan Times, Ambala | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2020 11:40 PM IST
Unveiling the statues of the freedom fighter and his companions Sukhdev and Rajguru, Ambala City MLA Aseem Goyal said it was only because of these martyrs that Indians would enjoy freedom today
Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh held a sit-in protest against the farm bills(ANI Photo)
Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh held a sit-in protest against the farm bills(ANI Photo)

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh holds sit-in protest against farm bills at Bhagat Singh’s village

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2020 01:47 PM IST
The three farm bills were passed by both the houses of Parliament earlier and received the assent of President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to freedom fighter Bhagat Singh(PTI photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to freedom fighter Bhagat Singh(PTI photo)

PM Modi pays tribute to Bhagat Singh on his birth anniversary

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Prashasti Singh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 28, 2020 12:01 PM IST
Bhagat Singh’s defiance of the British rule from a very young age, his revolutionary acts to target the empire and his hanging when he was only 23 have made him one of the more notable heroes of the Indian Independence movement. 
Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh.(HT Photo)
Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh.(HT Photo)

Punjab CM to stage ‘dharna’ against farm bills on Bhagat Singh’s birth anniversary

Hindustan Times, SBS Nagar | By Gagandeep Jassowal
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 06:13 PM IST
Khatkar Kalan, the ancestral village of the freedom fighter, is the protest venue
Kangana Ranaut played Rani Laxmi Bai in her film Manikartika: The Queen of Jhansi while Deepika Padukone played RanPadmavati in Padmaavat.
Kangana Ranaut played Rani Laxmi Bai in her film Manikartika: The Queen of Jhansi while Deepika Padukone played RanPadmavati in Padmaavat.

Prakash Raj takes a dig at Kangana Ranaut: ‘If one film makes Kangana think that she is Rani Laxmi Bai, then...’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2020 07:56 PM IST
Prakash Raj joked about Kangana Ranaut’s repeated references to playing Rani Laxmi Bai to prove her nationalist credentials and listed out other Bollywood stars such as Deepika Padukone, Aamir Khan, who have played other historical figures in films.
Sonu Sood in a still from Dabangg where he played the villain.
Sonu Sood in a still from Dabangg where he played the villain.

Sonu Sood reveals he bagged his first film, after many auditions, by simply taking off his t-shirt

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2020 06:45 AM IST
On No Filter with Neha, Sonu Sood opened up on his first film and the details of his audition for the same where he was required to take off his shirt. He also shared memories of working on his first Hindi film Bhagat Singh, where he essayed the titular role.
Kangana Ranaut is currently in Manali.
Kangana Ranaut is currently in Manali.

Kangana Ranaut hosts birthday pooja amid lockdown, ‘No social distancing?’ ask fans. See pics

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 24, 2020 08:16 AM IST
Kangana Ranaut celebrated her birthday with a special pooja at her Manali home, which saw several people in attendance. See pictures here.
LSAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal (centre) in Ludhiana on Tuesday.(Harsimar Pal Singh/HT)
LSAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal (centre) in Ludhiana on Tuesday.(Harsimar Pal Singh/HT)
Chandrasekhar Azad met Jawaharlal Nehru in early 1931 to discuss about the terms of the forthcoming Gandhi-Irwin Pact.(ILLUSTRATION: MOHIT SUNEJA)
Chandrasekhar Azad met Jawaharlal Nehru in early 1931 to discuss about the terms of the forthcoming Gandhi-Irwin Pact.(ILLUSTRATION: MOHIT SUNEJA)

Chandrasekhar Azad: Courageous revolutionary

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2019 04:25 PM IST
This revolutionary was involved in the 1925 Kakori Train robbery, an attempt to blow up the India Viceroy’s train, and the shooting of British police officer JP Saunders in 1928 to avenge the killing of the great freedom fighter, Lala Lajpat Rai.
Bhagat Singh in March 1926, founded a socialist organization, the Naujawan Bharat Sabha, with an aim to get rid of Britain rule in India.(ILLUSTRATION: MOHIT SUNEJA)
Bhagat Singh in March 1926, founded a socialist organization, the Naujawan Bharat Sabha, with an aim to get rid of Britain rule in India.(ILLUSTRATION: MOHIT SUNEJA)

Bhagat Singh: Revolutionary revered by all

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 06, 2019 05:16 PM IST
This revolutionary, considered one of the most heroic and inspirational figures of our independence movement, was executed by the British aged just 23 on March 23, 1931. A powerful symbol of those heady days, he is still a widely admired icon.
The image shows Russian cadets singing Mohammed Rafi’s Aye Watan.(Twitter)
The image shows Russian cadets singing Mohammed Rafi’s Aye Watan.(Twitter)

Russian military cadets sing Mohammed Rafi’s Aye Watan. Watch

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2019 12:21 PM IST
The video, which is now being shared by many, shows a group of young Russian cadets singing a couple of lines from the popular Hindi song “Aye Watan”.
Prithviraj-directed Lucifer will be remade in Telugu and will star Chiranjeevi.
Prithviraj-directed Lucifer will be remade in Telugu and will star Chiranjeevi.

Sukumar may direct Mohanlal starrer Lucifer’s Telugu remake with Chiranjeevi, Ram Charan

Hindustan Times | By Karthik Kumar
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2019 03:17 PM IST
Sukumar, who has directed films like Arya and Rangasthalam, may directed the Telugu remake of Mohanlal starrer Lucifer. It will star Chiranjeevi and Ram Charan.
Chiranjeevi with son Ram Charan and nephews Allu Arjun and Varun Tej. Also seen in the picture is Nagarjuna’s younger son Akhil.
Chiranjeevi with son Ram Charan and nephews Allu Arjun and Varun Tej. Also seen in the picture is Nagarjuna’s younger son Akhil.

Allu Arjun hosts a party to celebrate success of Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy, see pics

Hindustan Times | By Karthik Kumar
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2019 02:47 PM IST
Allu Arjun threw a party to celebrate the success of Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy, his uncle Chiranjeevi’s latest release.
Ranbir Kapoor celebrates his birthday as a child in a throwback pic shared by mom Neetu Kapoor on Instagram.
Ranbir Kapoor celebrates his birthday as a child in a throwback pic shared by mom Neetu Kapoor on Instagram.

On Ranbir Kapoor’s birthday, Neetu shares childhood party pics, Rishi Kapoor reveals Bobby released on the same day in 1973

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2019 04:01 PM IST
Can you recognise Ranbir Kapoor in these throwback pictures that mom Neetu has shared online, along with a long and emotional note?
Paying tribute to Bhagat Singh on the eve of his 110th birth anniversary in 2017.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
Paying tribute to Bhagat Singh on the eve of his 110th birth anniversary in 2017.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Essay: Bhagat Singh and the idea of revolution

Hindustan Times | By Chaman Lal
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2019 11:58 PM IST
In time for Bhagat Singh’s 112th birth anniversary on 28th Sept, Chaman Lal, editor of The Bhagat Singh Reader, writes exclusively for HT on the range of the writing of the young revolutionary who was executed at age 23 by the colonial British government
The hardline Hindu Right’s new-found love for Subhas Chandra Bose and Bhagat Singh is not a product of a belated appreciation of their virtues. It is a product of their deep hatred of Gandhi(PTI)
The hardline Hindu Right’s new-found love for Subhas Chandra Bose and Bhagat Singh is not a product of a belated appreciation of their virtues. It is a product of their deep hatred of Gandhi(PTI)

Creating a cult of anti-Gandhis

UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2019 05:17 AM IST
The hot-headed Hindu young men of today do not know or care about nuances. That Savarkar was, in ideological terms, well to the right of Subhas Chandra Bose, and even farther to the right of Bhagat Singh, does not detain them unduly
Security personnel have been deployed to guard the statue of Veer Savarkar, Bhagat Singh and Subhash Chandra Bose at Arts Faculty, North Campus in New Delhi(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Security personnel have been deployed to guard the statue of Veer Savarkar, Bhagat Singh and Subhash Chandra Bose at Arts Faculty, North Campus in New Delhi(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

Busts of Veer Savarkar, Bhagat Singh, Subhash Chandra Bose removed from campus by DUSU

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON AUG 24, 2019 11:01 AM IST
The ABVP, however, claimed that the Delhi University has assured them that the busts will be reinstalled in accordance with the procedure after the DUSU polls are concluded.
Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy stars Chiranjeevi playing a freedom fighter who fought the British.(Instagram)
Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy stars Chiranjeevi playing a freedom fighter who fought the British.(Instagram)

Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy teaser: Chiranjeevi rebels against the British with Amitabh Bachchan as his guide

By Karthik Kumar, Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2019 03:31 PM IST
Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy: The teaser of the ambitious film starring Chiranjeevi in the lead role was unveiled on Tuesday. It also gives a glimpse of all the other major players in the saga.
The hands of Naik Anil Kumar’s statue (centre), who died in the line of duty, were broken.(Sourced)
The hands of Naik Anil Kumar’s statue (centre), who died in the line of duty, were broken.(Sourced)

Army man’s statue, goddess’ idol vandalised in Gurugram

Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2019 01:30 AM IST
Police said the incident took place around 1am at a memorial and the temple, built adjacent to each other, in the village on Rewari-Pataudi road.
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From the archives of Hindustan Times: July 10, 2019

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HTC
UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2019 09:58 AM IST
Residents of Gwal Pahari, Mandi, Baliawas and Kot suspect that pollution from the landfill has something to do with groundwater pollution.(HTPhotos)
Residents of Gwal Pahari, Mandi, Baliawas and Kot suspect that pollution from the landfill has something to do with groundwater pollution.(HTPhotos)

Bandhwari poison is spreading, fear residents

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Prayag Arora-Desai
PUBLISHED ON MAY 17, 2019 01:48 AM IST
Residents of Gwal Pahari, Mandi, Baliawas and Kot continue to be reliant on groundwater for daily sustenance but fear it has been polluted by the landfill situated a few kilometres upstream.
Amarinder said the state government will bear the electricity bills of around ₹400 crore due to early sowing of paddy.(HT Photo)
Amarinder said the state government will bear the electricity bills of around ₹400 crore due to early sowing of paddy.(HT Photo)

Amarinder Singh woos farmers in Punjab, says paddy sowing to start in advance

Hindustan Times, SBSNAGAR/AMRITSAR | By HT Correspondents
PUBLISHED ON MAY 07, 2019 07:33 AM IST
The rally was held in support of Congress’ Anandpur Sahib candidate Manish Tewari, with SBS Nagar being part of the Lok Sabha constituency.
The emergence of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) in 80s and the later the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) further dented the Left prospects in the state.(HT Photo)
The emergence of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) in 80s and the later the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) further dented the Left prospects in the state.(HT Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Left in the lurch, CPI and CPM nowhere in picture

Hindustan Times, CHANDIGARH | By Ravinder Vasudeva
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2019 09:35 AM IST
In the assembly polls that year, the CPI won seven seats and the CPM eight, with a vote share of 10.1%.
Boxer Vijender Singh is preparing to contest the general election from the South Delhi constituency on a Congress ticket.(Gokul VS/HT)
Boxer Vijender Singh is preparing to contest the general election from the South Delhi constituency on a Congress ticket.(Gokul VS/HT)

Vijender Singh : I can’t quit boxing, it’s in my blood’

Hindustan Times | By Naina Arora
UPDATED ON APR 30, 2019 02:48 PM IST
Olympian pugilist Vijender Singh, who is contesting elections on a Congress ticket, says boxing will remain his first love.
That was Bhagat Singh (23 at the time of his death) (centre), who, along with his comrades, Sukhdev (23) (L) and Rajguru (22), were hanged on this day in 1931(HT Photo /Virendra Prabhakar)
That was Bhagat Singh (23 at the time of his death) (centre), who, along with his comrades, Sukhdev (23) (L) and Rajguru (22), were hanged on this day in 1931(HT Photo /Virendra Prabhakar)

Bhagat Singh and his comrades showed politics has no age bar

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 22, 2019 06:10 PM IST
Their lives, Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, and Rajguru, are proof that one is never too young to be politically aware, to educate oneself about the truth of the world at large, and to actively play a role in shaping the society one wants to live in
MoS PMO, Jitendra Singh, has said that a university can’t be used as a platform for anti-India meeting and that there has to be commitment to national integrity.(HT Photo)
MoS PMO, Jitendra Singh, has said that a university can’t be used as a platform for anti-India meeting and that there has to be commitment to national integrity.(HT Photo)

‘National integrity a must’: Minister Jitendra Singh on Jammu professor’s Bhagat Singh remark

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2018 03:52 PM IST
Professor Tajjudin was suspended on Friday after a video showing him calling freedom fighter Bhagat Singh a terrorist went viral on social media.
Muhammad Tajuddin, the head of the department of the political science in Jammu University, was suspended on Friday for calling freeedom fighter Bhagat Singh a terrorist.(ANI photo)
Muhammad Tajuddin, the head of the department of the political science in Jammu University, was suspended on Friday for calling freeedom fighter Bhagat Singh a terrorist.(ANI photo)

‘It was not right, sorry,’ says Jammu university professor on calling Bhagat Singh a terrorist

Hindustan Times, Jammu | By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2018 03:07 PM IST
The head of department of political science in Jammu University professor Muhammad Tajjudin was suspended on Friday after a video clip showing him allegedly calling freedom fighter Bhagat Singh a terrorist went viral on social media .
People on poll duty in Jagdalpur on Sunday.(HT Photo)
People on poll duty in Jagdalpur on Sunday.(HT Photo)

‘Newtons’ on poll duty brave dangerous Maoist terrains in Chhattisgarh

Sukma/Bijapur | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2018 08:41 AM IST
Many areas of Chhattisgarh will vote for the first time in 20 years, while some security and local administration officials proudly declare that a few of those are yet to make it to the Google Maps.
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