National anthem

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

Independence Day 2020: Why is the national anthem so important?

Independence Day 2020: Why is the national anthem so important?

Nationalism cannot be forced onto someone. Respect for the nation should come from within and it is shameful for those who deny the same.

A calligraphic tribute to the National Anthem

A calligraphic tribute to the National Anthem

15 calligraphers and vocalists join hands to show unity in diversity

Jana Gana Mana vs Vande Mataram – How was India’s national anthem chosen?

Jana Gana Mana vs Vande Mataram – How was India’s national anthem chosen?

And while we may now sing it at almost every movie screening and other public and private events, there was a time, when the song was alm...Read More

Singing national anthem before any public programme will be made compulsory in all colleges: Uday Samant

Singing national anthem before any public programme will be made compulsory in all colleges: Uday Samant

There is no government resolution (GR) yet on this and Samant announced the decision in a meeting at Pune on Wednesday.

Maharashtra govt to soon mandate national anthem before public events in colleges, universities

Maharashtra govt to soon mandate national anthem before public events in colleges, universities

Mumbai: Maharashtra minister Uday Samant on Tuesday said that the State government will soon pass an order mandating to begin all public ...Read More

Amitabh Bachchan sings 'Jana Gana...' with differently-abled kids

Amitabh Bachchan sings 'Jana Gana...' with differently-abled kids

Mumbai: On the occasion of India's 71st Republic Day on Sunday, cine icon Amitabh Bachchan said he was honoured to get an opporunity to s...Read More

Anthem or anathema: Can respect for the national anthem be imposed?

Anthem or anathema: Can respect for the national anthem be imposed?

The national anthem needs to be respected. YOGESH PAWAR looks at whether such patriotic fervour can be imposed

Bengaluru cop sings Anthem to win over anti-CAA protesters

Bengaluru cop sings Anthem to win over anti-CAA protesters

Bengaluru: A Bengaluru police officer of the IPS rank won the hearts of many anti-CAA protesters by making them sing the National Anthem ...Read More

This is our India: Bengaluru DCP singing National Anthem with protesters will give you the chills

This is our India: Bengaluru DCP singing National Anthem with protesters will give you the chills

Earlier, while attempting to strike a chord with the protestors and to convince them to leave the place, Rathore had also warned them abo...Read More

Ness Wadia writes to Sourav Ganguly: Proposes national anthem prior to start of every match in IPL

Ness Wadia writes to Sourav Ganguly: Proposes national anthem prior to start of every match in IPL

"I have been proposing it for a while. I have spoken to the CEO and other officials about it.

Merkel excused from standing for Indian, German national anthem during ceremonial reception

Merkel excused from standing for Indian, German national anthem during ceremonial reception

New Delhi: India has accepted a request by the German government to allow Chancellor Angela Merkel to remain seated while the national an...Read More

'Pakistani terrorists': Kannada actor kicks out 4 from movie theatre for refusing to stand during National Anthem

'Pakistani terrorists': Kannada actor kicks out 4 from movie theatre for refusing to stand during National Anthem

A video from Bengaluru movie theater showing a group of four for allegedly not standing up during the national anthem.

Can you sit during the National Anthem in cinema halls? Here’s what the law says

Can you sit during the National Anthem in cinema halls? Here’s what the law says

The Centre’s decision had come after the top court had in October in 2017 observed that the people “cannot be forced to carry patriotism ...Read More

Nitin Gadkari feels dizzy, has to sit down during national anthem

Nitin Gadkari feels dizzy, has to sit down during national anthem

Solapur: In the latest health scare for Nitin Gadkari, the Union minister was on Thursday forced to sit down at a public event here after...Read More

Delhi HC dismisses plea seeking to declare 'Vande Mataram' national anthem or national song

Delhi HC dismisses plea seeking to declare 'Vande Mataram' national anthem or national song

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed a plea seeking a direction to the Centre to declare "Vande Mataram" the national anth...Read More

Plea in Delhi HC for equal status to 'Vande Mataram' as that of national anthem

Plea in Delhi HC for equal status to 'Vande Mataram' as that of national anthem

New Delhi: A plea was Monday filed in the Delhi High Court seeking directions to the Centre to frame a policy to equally propagate the na...Read More

Congress-BJP fight over national anthem at Jaipur civic body

Congress-BJP fight over national anthem at Jaipur civic body

Hiring a firm to play the national anthem and the national song is just a show of patriotism

Indore Mayor stops national anthem, asks for Vande Mataram

Indore Mayor stops national anthem, asks for Vande Mataram

Indore Mayor Malini Gaur on Wednesday cut short the singing of the national anthem and asked for Vande Mataram in its place at a meeting,...Read More

Telangana town pauses everyday for national anthem

Telangana town pauses everyday for national anthem

Hyderabad: Life in Jammikunta, a town in Telangana, comes to a halt every day at 8 a.m. as people pause for a minute to sing the national...Read More

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