The museum in Amritsar was inaugurated in August 2017 as the first and only partition museum in the world, housing oral histories, donated personal artefacts and archival material, dedicated to those who lost their lives or loved ones in the largest mass migration in human history.
Updated on Jul 05, 2020 03:10 AM IST
Hindustan Times, London |Prasun Sonwalkar | Posted by Arpan Rai
Mythologically speaking, Amritsar is also believed to have hosted the ashram of Rishi Valmiki from The Ramayana, where Goddess Sita resided and gave birth to her two sons. Coincidentally, the cities of Lahore and Kasur, across the border in Pakistan and founded by the legendary Luv and Kush are not far away from Amritsar.
Updated on Feb 16, 2020 12:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Saurav Ranjan Datta
Published on Jan 30, 2020 11:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | , AmritsarAnil Sharma
Partnership between Amritsar’s Partion Museum and Manchester Museum will be announced during the forthcoming visit of the mayor of Greater Manchester as part of the Manchester-India partnership
Updated on Oct 06, 2019 06:18 AM IST
The partnership is due to be announced in New Delhi during the forthcoming visit of Andy Burnham (Labour), mayor of Greater Manchester, as part of the Manchester India Partnership that seeks to further links between the city and India.
Updated on Oct 05, 2019 03:26 PM IST
However, official figures released by the British in 1919 had estimated the number at 488.
Updated on Aug 27, 2019 08:24 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | , LudhianaAtish Sharma
The minister said the government is planning to spend more than Rs 800 crore for providing world-class facilities for tourists coming to the city.
Updated on Jun 18, 2018 01:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | HT Correspondent, Amritsar