Addressing the nation on the country's 74th Independence Day from the Red Fort, PM Modi laid down his vision for a self-reliant India.
In his first Independence Day address after returning to power with a bigger mandate, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a host of significant announcements. From creating a chief of defence post to calling abrogation of Article 370 as a step towards 'one nation, one Constitution', the prime minister said his government in the second term will work towards fulfilling the people's aspirations and dreams after meeting their needs in the last five years.
Let us take a look at the movies that are set to release on the occasion of Indian Independence Day.
India is celebrating 72 years Independence from the colonization of the British Empire. Here are visuals from the across the country expressing the vigour and austerity of the independent nation.
The 72nd Independence day celebrated all over India with patriotic fervour on Wednesday with Chief Ministers of various states hoisting the National Flag to mark the occasion.
Pakistan gained independence when British left India and split the subcontinent in 1947.
Here are movies releasing on this Independence day weekend.
A full dress rehearsal of 72nd Independence Day celebration was held on Monday morning at the Red Fort in Delhi. The rehearsal witnessed the same traffic restrictions as would be followed on the day of the celebration.
The fourth of July is a federal holiday in the US celebrating the declaration of Independence, denoting that United states of America is no longer part of British Empire.
The Indian diaspora in Canada and the US celebrated India's Independence Day on Sunday, August 20.
Let us take a look at the movies that are releasing on the weekend ahead of Independence Day.
NEW YORK: Americans are celebrating their country's 241st birthday with big-time fireworks, small-town parades and the quirky spectacle of competitive hot dog eating. Tuesday's festivities stretch from a baseball home run derby in London to a picnic at the White House to a Utah ski town where residents initially weren't even sure they'd be home for Independence Day after recent wildfires. For all the pomp and celebration, July Fourth marks a day of shared traditions in a nation that has grappled with divides this past year. And in an era of concerns about security, the Independence Day celebrations are mixed with precautions.