75th Independence Day

Shivamogga tense over Savarkar, Tipu flexes

Tension prevailed in the communally-sensitive Shivamogga city, with one person being stabbed, marring the 76th Independence Day celebrations on Monday.

published on : 16th August 2022

Red Fort decked up in tricolours, flowers & murals

For the first time in 75 years, an indigenously developed howitzer gun was also used during the 21-gun salute at the Red Fort.

published on : 16th August 2022

NSG & sharpshooters keep a close watch as I-Day celebrations grip city

Borders were sealed to ensure no untoward incident took place in the city even as police warned of strict action against anyone trying to disrupt the law and order situation.

published on : 16th August 2022

Bill Gates congratulates PM Modi, calls India's development in healthcare, digital transformation "inspiring"

India is celebrating its 76th Independence Day on August 15, 2022, and marking its 75 years of freedom.

published on : 15th August 2022

Australian PM Albanese lauds India's achievements on its Independence Day

He also said that Australia and India are Comprehensive Strategic Partners and highlighted Australia-India Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement signed this year.

published on : 15th August 2022

Nation's strength based on secularism and commitment to diversity: Kerala CM

Pinarayi Vijayan was addressing the 75th Independence Day parade after receiving the guard of honour and hoisting the national flag at Thiruvananthapuram Central stadium on Monday.

published on : 15th August 2022

Steeped in history: Bollarum police station held Gandhi in 1942

Apart from holding Gandhi, the police station was critical in Operation Polo by the Indian Armed Forces in September 1948.

published on : 15th August 2022

Independence day 2022: Here is a list of must-watch patriotic movies 

On the occasion of India’s 75th Independence Day, we ask filmmakers and film enthusiasts to recommend a movie one can watch to commemorate the occasion. 

published on : 15th August 2022

In a first, indigenous artillery gun to give Independence Day gun salute

The 25 pounder indigenously designed and developed ATAG gun which has been customized to fire blank shells and sound attributes will be used.

published on : 10th August 2022

CM Patnaik to press special category state for Odisha at NITI meet

The governing council meeting of the NITI Aayog to be held at the national capital on August 7, will be presided over by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

published on : 7th August 2022

For Congress, padayatra to be elixir for its revival in the Vokkaliga heartland

The party is full of vim to start the padayatra in the Vokkaliga heartland of Mandya, Hassan and Mysuru districts, where Janata Dal (Secular) is its main rival.

published on : 27th June 2022