My old Sikh student and now a Facebook friend, Inderjit Singh recently visited the Gurdwara Rakabganj Sahib Complex near the Indian Parliament and got sentimental on seeing the 'Wall of Truth' the landscaped memorial for 3,ooo victims of 1984 Sikh riots.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has extended his New Year greetings to the citizens across India who are celebrating the start of New Year and Navaratri. In a series of tweets the PM wished that the year brings peace, joy and prosperity to everyone.
Ugadi is being celebrated as the New Year's Day by people of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka as per the lunisolar Hindu calendar. It is considered as the most auspicious day for Telugus and Kannadigas.