India Gate

Iconic rifle, helmet at India Gate shifted to National War Memorial

The iconic rifle and the soldier's war helmet, which were part of the Amar Jawan Jyoti at the India Gate, were moved to the National War Memorial.

published on : 27th May 2022

Underpass at Ashram will be opened on March 22: Manish Sisodia

The work on the Ashram Marg started in 2019 but was delayed due to the Covid and lockdown. It will bring Relief for commuters as lakhs of vehicles cross intersections daily causing traffic snarls.

published on : 8th March 2022

Street vendors set up makeshift shops inside the Central Vista

Morning Standard spoke to two vendors who made makeshift hawking places inside the Central Vista enclosure after being removed from the India Gate lawns and Central Vista Project.

published on : 19th February 2022

'Yet another conspiracy': Nitish aide accuses Delhi Police of insulting emperor Asoka

The JD(U) parliamentary board chief shared a news item about the Delhi Police decision on his Twitter handle and sought the intervention of PM Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah.

published on : 16th February 2022

Political squabbles erupt between BJP and TMC over decision to install Netaji statue at India Gate

Slamming the BJP–led government in the Centre, Mamata said the decision to install the Netaji’s statue was taken under the TMC’s pressure.

published on : 24th January 2022

PM Modi unveils hologram statue of Netaji on his 125th birth anniversary today

The hologram statue will be powered by a 30,000 lumens 4K projector. An invisible, high gain, 90% transparent holographic screen has been erected in such a way that it is not visible to visitors.

published on : 23rd January 2022

Eminent Odia sculptor Adwaita Gadanayak to carve Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose statue at India Gate

The eminent sculptor is known for creating larger than life sculptures both in India and abroad and has worked with black granite all through his career.

published on : 22nd January 2022

Ex-servicemen express mixed reactions on merger of Amar Jawan Jyoti with NWM's eternal flame

Former Air Vice Marshal Manmohan Bahadur tagged Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Twitter and requested him to rescind the decision.

published on : 22nd January 2022

Statue of Subhas Chandra Bose at India Gate soon, virtual statue to beam till then: PM Modi 

PM Narendra Modi said that till the grand statue of Netaji Bose is completed, a hologram statue of his would be present at the same place.

published on : 21st January 2022

Netaji's grand statue to be installed at India Gate:PM Modi

He will unveil the hologram statue on January 23, the 125th birth anniversary of the Azad Hind Fauj founder.

published on : 21st January 2022

Extinguishing Amar Jawan Jyoti tantamounts to extinguishing history: Congress

Rahul Gandhi hit out, saying some people cannot understand patriotism and sacrifice, and added that the Congress will light the Amar Jawan Jyoti once again.

published on : 21st January 2022

Amar Jawan Jyoti to be merged with National War Memorial flame today

The iconic Amar Jawan Jyoti at the India Gate will be extinguished forever on Friday as it will be merged with the flame burning at the National War Memorial.

published on : 21st January 2022

Central Vista stretch required for Republic Day parade will be ready in time: Consultant

An official of the HCP Design, Planning and Management also said that arrangements have already begun for hosting the Republic Day Parade on the newly-developed Rajpath.

published on : 22nd December 2021

Dalit girl death: Members of Bhim Army take out candle march at India Gate

Over 100 members of the group assembled near India Gate in the evening, lit candles and raised slogans demanding justice for the girl, who was allegedly cremated without the approval of her parents.

published on : 4th August 2021

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi leads midnight candlelight march at India Gate over Unnao, Kathua rape cases 

Rahul Gandhi said the country cannot continue to treat its women the way it does while leading the candlelight vigil at India Gate at midnight to protest the Kathua and Unnao rape cases.

published on : 12th April 2018