World News | Reuters | Sunday November 29, 2015
French and U.N. armoured vehicles and tanks jostled with ramshackle yellow taxis on the congested streets of Central African Republic's capital on Saturday as security was beefed up a day before the arrival of Pope Francis.
India News | NDTV.com | Friday November 27, 2015
During a special discussion on the Constitution in the Lok Sabha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that it is the demand of time that we make people aware of the sanctity and strength of our Constitution. The PM added that "Marking November 26 as Constitution Day is not to undermine January 26 (Republic Day)."
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 26, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry has praised Indian students for speaking out against gender- based violence, saying the issue is a global problem and that gender can never be a justification to commit violence.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
The Kerala High Court today directed the state government to ensure attendance of officers and staff during Independence Day and Republic Day celebrations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 21, 2015
French President Francois Hollande will be the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations next year.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 10, 2015
President Pranab Mukherjee today felicitated the government and people of the republic of Angola on their National Day on Wednesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 29, 2015
Barbara Keller remembers the summer day in 1945 when her mother suddenly told her they were about to flee to Germany. Their homeland would cease to exist in the mayhem after World War II.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 25, 2015
Delhi Police have put in place a comprehensive security cover for the India-Africa summit and will go for aerial survey and roof-top marking -- till date reserved for occasions like Independence and Republic Day -- as part of the arrangements.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted the Chinese people on their National Day saying that together India and China can make the world a better place.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 22, 2015
The Allahabad High Court today directed Secretaries of all departments in Uttar Pradesh government to ensure the hoisting of the national flag and reciting of the national anthem in all institutions.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday September 20, 2015
A huge celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of the 1965 war with Pakistan was started this evening in Delhi's Rajpath, which included, among other things, a thrilling aerial display.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 1, 2015
The Allahabad High Court today directed the Uttar Pradesh government to ensure that the national flag is hoisted at madrassas across the state on Independence Day and Republic Day.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 15, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today extended greetings to the people of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) on its Liberation Day, saying India considers South Korea a crucial partner in its economic modernisation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
The government is going to issue an order putting a ban on use, sale and purchase of plastic- made national flags in the country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 14, 2015
On Iraq's Republic Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said India values its ties with that country and expressed confidence that the bilateral relationship will become stronger in future.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 13, 2015
President Pranab Mukherjee today extended his greetings and felicitations to the Republic of France on the eve of their National Day.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 28, 2015
President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday greeted the government and the people of Seychelles on the occasion of their National Day.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 27, 2015
The US-India relationship has reached a new height under the Obama Administration as the two countries have forged landmark partnerships in several key areas like defence and energy, a top US diplomat has said.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 20, 2015
The World Health Organization is researching how to integrate yoga with universal health care needs, according to Nata Menabde, the agency's executive director at the UN office.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
Thirty companies of security personnel will guard Rajpath and surrounding areas on International Yoga Day as elaborate security arrangements have been made for the June 21 celebration.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday June 17, 2015
The International Yoga Day celebrations at Delhi's Rajpath will be held on as grand a scale as the Republic Day. The entire area has been blocked off for the preparations, which will be in place till the celebrations are held on Sunday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted the people of Iceland on the occasion of their National Day.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 2, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished the people of Italy on the occasion of their Republic Day today.
Blog | Maya Sharma | Saturday May 30, 2015
In the modern day republic, we have no kings and queens, but for many Mysoreans, the head of the family remains 'Namma Maharaja' - our Maharaja.