Independence-Day

President Ram Nath Kovind extends greetings to Bangladesh on 50th Independence Day

President Ram Nath Kovind extends greetings to Bangladesh on 50th Independence Day

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday extended greetings to his counterpart Abdul Hamid and the people of Bangladesh, on their c...Read More

Modi greets PM Mahinda Rajapaksa on Sri Lanka's 73rd Independence Day

Modi greets PM Mahinda Rajapaksa on Sri Lanka's 73rd Independence Day

Colombo [Sri Lanka]: Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa on the occasion of the 73rd ...Read More

FPJ Explains: Why do we hoist the flag on Independence Day but 'unfurl' it on Republic Day?

FPJ Explains: Why do we hoist the flag on Independence Day but 'unfurl' it on Republic Day?

Tomorrow on January 26, India will celebrate its Republic Day - the day the Constitution of India came into effect in 1950.On Republic Da...Read More

FPJ Explains: What is the difference between Republic Day, Independence Day and Constitution Day?

FPJ Explains: What is the difference between Republic Day, Independence Day and Constitution Day?

With just a day to go for Republic Day, India is all set to display its military might during the annual parade. However, the Republic Da...Read More

Independence Day without freedom in Cambodia

Independence Day without freedom in Cambodia

Students in Phnom Penh, the capital, and the satellite town of Kandal will not be returning to schools on Tuesday as an Education Ministr...Read More

Independence Day 2020: PM Modi goes ‘vocal about local’, praises soldiers for giving a fitting reply on LAC and LoC

Independence Day 2020: PM Modi goes ‘vocal about local’, praises soldiers for giving a fitting reply on LAC and LoC

New Delhi: From sanitary pads to triple talaaq, from Covid-19 vaccine to women in combat roles, from self-reliance (Aatma Nirbharta) to g...Read More

Maha Governor hoists tricolour in Pune on I-Day

Maha Governor hoists tricolour in Pune on I-Day

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat hoisted the national flag at the Sangh headquarters in Mahal area in Nagpur

Independence Day 2020 latest updates:  Ram Nath Kovind hosts 'At Home' reception in President House

Independence Day 2020 latest updates: Ram Nath Kovind hosts 'At Home' reception in President House

Multi-layered security arrangements and measures to ensure social distancing are in place for the 74th Independence Day celebrations at t...Read More

American actress Mary Millben greets India on Independence Day with melodious rendering of National Anthem

American actress Mary Millben greets India on Independence Day with melodious rendering of National Anthem

Mary Millben, a prominent African-American Hollywood actress and singer, on Saturday greeted Indians on the occasion of the country's 74t...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan unveils statue of 'Bharat Mata' at Shaurya Smarak, Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan unveils statue of 'Bharat Mata' at Shaurya Smarak, Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday unveiled a 25-feet-tall bronze statue of "Bharat Mata" here, noting that ...Read More

On 74th Independence Day, Lal Bahadur Shastri's granddaughter shares a throwback picture of former PM at Red Fort

On 74th Independence Day, Lal Bahadur Shastri's granddaughter shares a throwback picture of former PM at Red Fort

India celebrated 74th Independence Day on Saturday. However, the celebrations were slightly different this year amid the pandemic. PM Nar...Read More

From Scott Morrison to K P Sharma Oli: World leaders greet PM Modi on India's 74th Independence Day

From Scott Morrison to K P Sharma Oli: World leaders greet PM Modi on India's 74th Independence Day

World leaders greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the country's 74th Independence Day on Saturday, with Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu...Read More

In Pictures: PM Modi hoists Indian flag at Red Fort, addresses nation on Independence Day 2020

In Pictures: PM Modi hoists Indian flag at Red Fort, addresses nation on Independence Day 2020

India on Saturday marked 72 years of Independence, with Prime Minister Modi hoisting the national flag at the Red Fort in Delhi. The COVI...Read More

Independence Day 2020: Full text of PM Modi's address to the nation from Red Fort

Independence Day 2020: Full text of PM Modi's address to the nation from Red Fort

'Aatmanirbhar Bharat' was the centrepiece of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day address as he presented a broad outline for...Read More

MP govt to develop Ram Van Gaman Path, Ramayan Circuit to boost tourism: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

MP govt to develop Ram Van Gaman Path, Ramayan Circuit to boost tourism: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday said the government will develop Ram Van Gaman Path and Ramayan C...Read More

Day after facing contempt notice, Prashant Bhushan asks how far has India come from the land its freedom fighters fought to build

Day after facing contempt notice, Prashant Bhushan asks how far has India come from the land its freedom fighters fought to build

A day after Supreme Court held activist-lawyer Prashant Bhushan guilty of criminal contempt for his two derogatory tweets against the jud...Read More

Reliance Jio Independence Day offer: 5 months of free data, calls with new JioFi connection

Reliance Jio Independence Day offer: 5 months of free data, calls with new JioFi connection

Reliance Jio has announced a new Independence Day offer for its JioFi 4G wireless hotspot. As part of the offer, Reliance Jio is offering...Read More

Why are people sitting in power scared of naming China, asks Congress

Why are people sitting in power scared of naming China, asks Congress

New Delhi: The Congress on Saturday asked why those sitting in power are scared of naming China which has entered Indian territory, and s...Read More

Independence Day 2020: Here's what Sona Mohapatra, Bidita Bag, and others think about 'Atmanirbharta'

Independence Day 2020: Here's what Sona Mohapatra, Bidita Bag, and others think about 'Atmanirbharta'

On the occasion of Independence Day, celebs tell Manasi Y Mastakar what ‘atmanirbharta’ means to them and what, according to them, can In...Read More

All villages to be connected with optical fibre in next 1,000 days: What PM Modi promised, what’s the truth

All villages to be connected with optical fibre in next 1,000 days: What PM Modi promised, what’s the truth

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing the nation on 74th Independence Day, on Saturday said that every village in India will be ...Read More

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