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China Honors Their Nations Martyrs

(This article is courtesy of the Shanghai Daily News)

Honoring China’s martyrs

Source: Xinhua | October 1, 2016, Saturday | PRINT EDITION

President Xi Jinping and other top state leaders honor those who laid down their lives for their country at a ceremony in front of the Monument to the People’s Heroes in Beijing’s Tian’anmen Square yesterday. 31 more words


Martyrs' Day Is Not a National Holiday!

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By Farah K. Yachoui

May 6, 2016

How is the commemoration of the Lebanese martyrs not enlisted as an official national holiday? Are we losing the battle against social amnesia?  369 more words


विचारों की सान पर…

आज ‘असली शहीद दिवस’ है – बस हम जानते नहीं हैं।

शहीद शिवराम राजगुरु, शहीद सुखदेव थापर और शहीद सरदार भगत सिंह 23 मार्च 1931 को अपना बलिदान दे कर जा चुके हैं। देश स्वतंत्र भी है, शायद। कम से कम किसी दूसरे देश का गुलाम नहीं है, बाकी तरह की गुलामियत के बारे में नहीं कहता।


Martyrs’ Day

We celebrate the martyrs’ day.

It is Bengali language, we people say.

This language wasn’t achieved easily,

The story of this day was created crazily. 116 more words



“They went with songs to the battle, they were young.
Straight of limb, true of eye, steady and aglow.
They were staunch to the end against odds uncounted, 451 more words

Politics And Society

I wanted to write this post a few days back on the eve of India’s Republic day – 26th January. Better late than never.

A few days prior to that I had watched a few videos on Youtube like  1,113 more words