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.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday overturned its previous decision and pronounced that playing of the national anthem is not compulsory before screening of movies.
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.
Trump had earlier said National Football League owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem.
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.