national flag

FIFA World Cup: US soccer scrubs Islamic emblem from Iran flag

The federation said in a statement Sunday that it decided to forego the official flag on social media accounts to show “support for the women in Iran fighting for basic human rights.

published on : 27th November 2022

Delhi: 52-year-old Man held for using national flag to clean scooter

The incident took place in northeast Delhi's Bhajanpura area, they said, adding the man is a resident of the North Ghonda area.

published on : 8th September 2022

Opposition leaders slam BCCI secretary Jay Shah over national flag video

'Jay Shah not wanting to hold the national flag is symptomatic of the larger hypocrisy of the ruling dispensation,' tweeted Trinamool Congress general secretary Abhishek Banerjee.

published on : 29th August 2022

Tricolour to flutter at Ganesh pandals in Hyderabad 

GHMC chief holds meeting with police to discuss arrangements; measures being taken to prevent any untoward incidents 

published on : 27th August 2022

Pudukkottai: Snubbed on I-Day, panchayat president hoists national flag at govt school

“The Keelaiyur high school did not call me [to hoist the flag] until 9 am.

published on : 19th August 2022

Picking up the Tricolour after I-Day

A flag collection initiative has been extended by various organisations in Bengaluru, post Independence Day, to prevent littering of flags across the city.

published on : 17th August 2022

National flags worth over Rs 60 crore procured via GeM portal during July 1-August 15 

The Government e-Marketplace (GeM) was launched on August 9, 2016 by the commerce ministry to create an open and transparent procurement platform for government buyers.

published on : 16th August 2022

‘Happy to get a chance to visit Red Fort, listen to PM Modi’

“The whole night I kept thinking which saree I should wear. Should I slip on the new sandals or flats,” Devi said.

published on : 16th August 2022

Karnataka BJP leader goes FB live with upside down Tricolour, complaint filed

The leader had put the flag upside down, with the green stripe above and saffron below.

published on : 16th August 2022

Three of same family electrocuted while hoisting national flag in Jharkhand

Family members claimed that the electricity department installed the high-tension wire merely one and a half feet from their house a year ago and failed to remove it despite several complaints. 

published on : 15th August 2022

Har Ghar Tiranga: Not a single weaver got orders for national flags, says  leader of AP Chenetha Karmika Sangham

"Today, we celebrate Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav in a grand manner, but why do we forget the weavers," questions Pillalamarri Nageswara Rao.

published on : 15th August 2022

It's Har Din Tiranga in Odisha's Berhampur town

Patra, a social activist said they decided to hoist the tricolour every day to create awareness about the patriotic spirit among the people.

published on : 14th August 2022

108-feet high flag installed by Army in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla

The installation of the high mast tricolour at Hyderbaigh in Pattan was completed in a record time of 30 days.

published on : 14th August 2022

Nagas hoist 'Naga national flag' to celebrate Naga I-Day; organise programmes in Manipur

On August 14, 1947, the extremists of the Naga National Council had proclaimed independence from British rule. It was an attempt to be seen as separate from the Indian nation.

published on : 14th August 2022

Fly high: Delhi Metro hoists flags at 23 stations

The tricolour has been displayed at all other metro stations to mark the historic milestone of India’s Independence.

published on : 14th August 2022

1.4 crore flags flying across Karnataka: Bommai

It is a celebration of a milestone in the history of Indian Independence that is being celebrated with pride and gaiety across the country.

published on : 14th August 2022

Garag flagmakers give in after reassurance   

Criticising the modifications in the National Flag Code, villagers expressed their anguish and decided not to participate in the national campaign nor hoist the flag.

published on : 14th August 2022

Of flag, false pride and failures

It is heartening to see Prime Minister Narendra Modi trying to make ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ a movement with the avowed intention of deepening the citizens’ connect with the National Flag.

published on : 14th August 2022

In a first, woman Irular panchayat president to hoist tricolour in office

Earlier, she hoisted the national flag at Panchayat Union Middle School at Vellakuttai panchayat on January 26, 2020.

published on : 14th August 2022

Two held in UP for taking down tricolour from water tank, replacing it with green flag

Police said the accused, Aslam (23) and Shahwan (20), were arrested for insulting the national flag and attempting to spread enmity between two communities.

published on : 13th August 2022
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