national anthem

Yogi government right in making national anthem mandatory at madrasas: Shahnawaz 

"Was the national anthem not being sung at UP madrasas so far? If that is so, I am hugely surprised," exclaimed Hussain when asked by journalists about the UP madrasa board order.

published on : 14th May 2022

After national anthem sung across UP madrassas, MP, Haryana mull similar move

Singing of the national anthem has been made compulsory at all madrassas in Uttar Pradesh starting Thursday.

published on : 14th May 2022

National Anthem at cinema: Salmaan yet to come out of ‘sedition’ shock

Salmaan Mohammed still wakes up in his sleep haunted by the thought of policemen in mufti barging into his bedroom and forcing him out of the house in the dead of the night. 

published on : 13th May 2022

National anthem now mandatory before start of classes in madrasas across Uttar Pradesh

Minister of state for minority welfare Danish Azad Ansari said the government wanted the students of madrasas to be imbued with the spirit of patriotism

published on : 12th May 2022

Mumbai court stays summons issued to Mamata Banerjee in case of disrespecting national anthem

A sessions court here on Friday stayed the summons issued to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee till March 25 in a case pertaining to her disrespecting the national anthem.

published on : 25th February 2022

National anthem insult case: Mumbai court issues summons to Mamata Banerjee

The court said that though Banerjee is the CM, "a sanction is not required and there is no bar to proceed against the accused", as she was not discharging her official duty.

published on : 2nd February 2022

Mamata Banerjee insulted national anthem, alleges Mumbai BJP leader; seeks FIR against her

Vivekanand Gupta claimed that Banerjee violated the Union Home Ministry's order of 2015, which states that whenever the national anthem is played or sung, the audience shall stand to attention.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Kerala sisters from Australia recite national anthems of 193 countries, win hearts, world record

Standing at the St John’s Cathedral in Australia’s Brisbane on World Peace Day (September 21), Teresa, 21, and Augnes, 18, set a world record.

published on : 24th September 2021

Goof-ups mar Independence Day celebrations of mainstream parties in Kerala

However, it was the BJP which suffered the biggest embarrassment when BJP state president K Surendran began hoisting the flag at the state committee office in Thiruvananthapuram. 

published on : 16th August 2021

BJP MLAs leave during national anthem

As soon as BS Yeddyurappa submitted his resignation in the speech and left to meet the governor, BJP legislators raised slogans as national anthem was being played | PTI

published on : 20th May 2018

Four cricketers arrested in Jammu and Kashmir for respecting Pakistan national anthem

Four Kashmiri boys were arrested on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district for lining up as Pakistan's national anthem was played before the start of a cricket match.

published on : 7th January 2018

Kamal Haasan on national anthem row: Don't test my patriotism at random places

The veteran film star has said patriotism should not be tested at random places and suggested playing of the national anthem on Doordarshan at midnight every day.

published on : 25th October 2017

Don't need to stand up in movie halls to prove patriotism: Supreme Court asks Centre to consider regulating playing of national anthem in movie theatres

The Supreme Court asked the Centre to consider amending the national flag code for regulating the playing of the national anthem in cinema halls across the country.

published on : 23rd October 2017

Allahabad HC turns down plea against singing of National Anthem in UP madrasas

The court observed the recitation of National Anthem is, in essence, the act of every citizen honouring the history and tradition of this great nation.

published on : 4th October 2017

Youngsters singing Pakistan national anthem during cricket match detained in Kashmir

A video showing them singing the Pakistan national anthem during a cricket match went viral.

published on : 6th April 2017
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