Independence day

Independence Day: PM Modi calls for 'Atmanirbhar Bharat' from Red Fort

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.

published on : 15th August 2020

10 key announcements in PM Modi's 6th Independence Day speech

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.

published on : 15th August 2019

From Kollywood to Bollywood: Movies slated for release on Indian Independence Day 2019

Let us take a look at the movies that are set to release on the occasion of Indian Independence Day.

published on : 14th August 2019

IN PICS | India celebrates 72nd 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.

published on : 15th August 2018

Independence Day celebrations across States

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.

published on : 15th August 2018

Pakistan Independence Day: Six things to know about the country

Pakistan gained independence when British left India and split the subcontinent in 1947.

published on : 14th August 2018

Movies to watch out for this Independence Day weekend

Here are movies releasing on this Independence day weekend.

published on : 13th August 2018

Full Dress Rehearsal ahead of 72nd Independence Day celebrations held at Red Fort

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.

published on : 13th August 2018

Fourth of July: Fireworks light the US sky as the country celebrates its Independence Day

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.

published on : 5th July 2018

Indian diaspora in Canada and US celebrate India day 

The Indian diaspora in Canada and the US celebrated India's Independence Day on Sunday, August 20. 

published on : 21st August 2017

From Bollywood to Kollywood: Movie releases ahead of Indian Independence Day

Let us take a look at the movies that are releasing on the weekend ahead of Independence Day.

published on : 10th August 2017

July 4: US marks Independence Day with festive cheer

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.

published on : 5th July 2017