Amritsar (Punjab), Jan 16 (ANI): Punjab Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu said that he wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to release a special package of Rs 100 crore for Jallianwalla Bagh National Monument. Sidhu requested Prime Minister Modi to intervene for modern amenities, landscaping, world-class light and sound system and an ambience that gives a world-class impression to this supreme place of sacrifice. Punjab government is set to observe the 100th year of the 1919 massacre by the British Raj next year.
China marks the 80th anniversary of the Nanjing Massacre with a call to work with Japan for peace. No reporter narration.
Ludhiana (Punjab), Dec 07 (ANI): The kin of Indian revolutionary Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Jagmohan Singh, on Thursday appreciated the suggestion of London Mayor Sadiq Khan that ‘The British government should apologise for the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amritsar’ and said that current rulers should take lessons from the history and should not repeat the injustice and inhumane behaviour done by the past rulers.
Amritsar (Punjab), Dec 06 (ANI): London Mayor Sadiq Khan visited Golden Temple and Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar on Wednesday. He paid obeisance at the Golden temple and also participated in cooking langar in the community kitchen. He later visited the Martyrs’ Well at the Jallianwala Bagh and paid homage to the martyrs who lost their lives at the historical site. He wrote in the visitor’s book that the British government should finally apologise for the Jallianwala Bagh tragedy that took place in 1919.
The wife of the Texas pastor at the church where a gunman opened fired killing 26 people, including the couple's 14-year-old daughter on Sunday, says 'most of our church family is gone.' Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Officials say the man accused of killing 26 people at a Texas church had sent threatening text messages to his mother-in-law who sometimes attended the house of worship. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
In an interview on CBS This Morning, Texas Governor Greg Abbott says the Sutherland Springs church gunman was denied a state gun permit, adding he had mental health issues and 'violent tendencies.' Linda So reports.
Police on Monday revised their timeline of the Oct. 1 shooting in Las Vegas that left 58 people dead, suggesting police may have had six minutes to reach the gunman before he opened fire. Zachary Goelman reports.
The Las Vegas gunman who killed 58 people and himself in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history stockpiled weapons and ammunition over decades and meticulously planned the attack, authorities believe. Zach Goelman reports.
The brother of the man who killed at least 50 people and injured hundreds more in Las Vegas on Sunday night, says his family is "shocked, horrified, completely dumfounded." Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), May 10 (ANI): The Tamilar Vidiyal Katchi party in Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu held a protest in relation with the 2009 genocide case that took place in Sri Lanka. The protesters demanded justice for the massacre of thousands of Tamil civilians by the Sri Lankan government fire during 2009 civil war. As reported by the one of the members of the party, a series of protest is being planned in order to urge the Centre to take actions for the awaited justice.
Protesters throw shoes at a poster of U.S. President Donald Trump, during a rally marking the 23rd anniversary of the Shuhada street closure in the West Bank city of Hebron.
White House counselor Kellyanne Conway references a 2011 "massacre" in Kentucky that never occurred to defend President Trump's temporary ban on immigrants. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
SAHIBABAD, U.P., Jan 31 (ANI): While addressing a rally in Sahibabad on Monday, Bharatiya Janata Party MP Yogi Adityanath said that the situation of western Uttar Pradesh is same as of Kashmir in 1990. Yogi compared the Kashmir massacre of 1990 and the Kairana and Kandhla mass migration row in UP during the period of 2014-16 and said the social framework and demographics of Western UP makes him worried.
Protesters demand an apology for the Marikana miner massacre outside UK mining company Lonmin's annual general meeting in London. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)