Independence Day

75th I-Day: Hubballi flag unit expects big orders

The expectation is that the Centre could order around 30 crore flags of different sizes that will be distributed across the country to celebrate 75 years of the birth of the nation.

published on : 7th April 2021

Covid spike in Delhi hits 75 years of Independence extravaganza plans

The first causality was a special event scheduled for March 27 in which families of prominent freedom fighters of Delhi were invited. 

published on : 4th April 2021

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina seeks India's pioneering role for South Asia's development

She appreciated India for sending COVID-19 vaccines for preventing coronavirus to the neighbouring countries, including Bangladesh, saying the gesture was a "reflection of that policy".

published on : 26th March 2021

Krishna Collector to flag off Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav rally today

Imtiaz further said that hoisting of national flag, march-past by police contingents and release of balloons into the air will form part of cultural performances on the occasion. 

published on : 12th March 2021

75-week mega Independence Day celebrations commence on Friday

Centre to host events at Qila Rai Pithora, Delhi govt’s programme at Central Park

published on : 12th March 2021

75-week celebrations of 75th year of Independence: Modi to flag off Yatra from Gandhi Ashram

The government on Thursday said that the 'Padyatra', which will be led by Union Minister Prahlad Singh Patel, will be undertaken by 81 marchers from Sabarmati Ashram to Dandi in Navsari.

published on : 12th March 2021

Grand festival across 75 locations for 75 weeks: Modi government chalks out plans for 'Amrit Mahotsav'

The prime minister also gave a clarion call to the Members of Parliament that they should reach out to people and help in carrying out the COVID vaccination drive by the government.

published on : 10th March 2021

75th year of Independence must showcase India’s glory: PM Modi

Modi said the celebration should be based on public participation, must reflect the spirit of the country’s freedom movement and showcase its achievements to the world since 1947.

published on : 9th March 2021

Public participation should be basis of celebrations for India's 75 years of independence: PM Modi

Modi said that the celebrations should reflect India's freedom struggle and should pay a tribute to freedom fighters.

published on : 8th March 2021

Cambodia's new virus rules restrain holiday celebrations

The new restrictions were issued by the Health Ministry on Sunday because Hungary’s foreign minister tested positive for the coronavirus after visiting Cambodia last week.

published on : 9th November 2020

I-Day fete at Viyyur prison sparks row, NIA case accused moves court

There are around 160 prisoners lodged at the High-Security Prison close to the Viyyur Central Jail.

published on : 24th August 2020

Celebrating independence, unity and diversity in the time of fear

What has made India’s situation more precarious is the Chinese betrayal and the clash in the Galwan Valley in Ladakh that resulted in tragic loss of lives and has diverted country's focus.

published on : 23rd August 2020

Mortar shells strike Kabul injuring several Afghans mark Independence Day

The Interior Ministry’s spokesman, Tariq Arian, said a total of 14 mortar shells were fired from two vehicles in the northern and eastern part of the Afghan capital.

published on : 18th August 2020

Independence Day celebrated amid COVID-19 curbs in Odisha

At Kalahandi, Textiles Minister Padmini Dian hoisted the national flag at Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium in Bhawanipatna.

published on : 17th August 2020

Independence Day observed in Orissa High Court

The day was celebrated with strict adherence to Covid guidelines issued by the Government.

published on : 17th August 2020
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