National Anthem

WATCH: This 88-year-old sings the Jana Gana Mana in a way we don't!

Speaking to TNIE, Saraswathi Badekkila recalls how as a Class IV student she got a pamphlet with the original and complete Bengali five-stanza hymn penned by Rabindranath Tagore.

published on : 14th August 2019

National anthem is not compulsory in cinema halls: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday overturned its previous decision and pronounced that playing of the national anthem is not compulsory before screening of movies. 

published on : 9th January 2018

National Football League -Trump feud on anthem protests takes over fields across US

NFL players sat out, knelt and linked arms during pre-game national anthems played across the country and in London on Sunday, after a weekend of tweets by Trump criticizing protesting players.

published on : 25th September 2017

US President Trump, National Football League engage in spat

Trump had earlier said National Football League owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem.

published on : 24th September 2017

Parvez Rasool defends himself on National Anthem row

Parvez Rasool has come forward and defended himself against criticism for chewing gum when the national anthem was played before a T20 match between India and England.

published on : 1st March 2017