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Tamil Nadu BJP Vice-President Arrested Over 'Breaking Lock' Of Memorial

Tamil Nadu BJP Vice-President Arrested Over 'Breaking Lock' Of Memorial

Press Trust of India | Monday August 15, 2022, Chennai

Tamil Nadu BJP vice-president K P Ramalingam was on Sunday arrested in connection with an incident involving breaking open the lock of Bharat Mata memorial in Dharmapuri district.

Shivraj Chouhan Warns Villagers As Damaged Dam In Dhar Is Emptied

Shivraj Chouhan Warns Villagers As Damaged Dam In Dhar Is Emptied

Written by Anurag Dwary | Monday August 15, 2022, Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has sounded warning for 18 villages in Dhar as waters from a nearby damaged dam are being released. Two bypass channels have been built for the outflow. The dam will be repaired once it is emptied.

3 Police Personnel From Maharashtra's Gadchiroli Get Shaurya Chakra

3 Police Personnel From Maharashtra's Gadchiroli Get Shaurya Chakra

Sunday August 14, 2022, Mumbai

Three personnel from the police force in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli were conferred with the prestigious Shaurya Chakra award for their courageous action in an encounter with Maoists in Mardintola forest in the district last year.

Yogi Adityanath Inaugurates Exhibition On Horrors Of Partition

Yogi Adityanath Inaugurates Exhibition On Horrors Of Partition

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, Lucknow

On Partition Horrors Remembrance Day, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday inaugurated an exhibition to pay tributes to all those who lost their lives during the Partition violence.

Paramilitary Force, Jammu And Kashmir Police Receive Most Gallantry Medals

Paramilitary Force, Jammu And Kashmir Police Receive Most Gallantry Medals

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, New Delhi

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Jammu and Kashmir Police were decorated with the maximum gallantry awards for undertaking counter-terrorist operations in the Union Territory as the Centre announced various service medals.

Pics: Monuments Lit Up To Celebrate India's 76th Independence Day

Pics: Monuments Lit Up To Celebrate India's 76th Independence Day

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Sunday August 14, 2022, New Delhi

This year on August 15, India will once again come together to salute the sacrifice of the brave freedom fighters on the occasion of Independence Day.

Security Forces Locate Terrorists In Forest Area Of Kashmir

Security Forces Locate Terrorists In Forest Area Of Kashmir

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, Jammu

Security forces on Sunday located some terrorists in a forest area of Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, officials said.

1 Cop Injured In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir's Srinagar: Police

1 Cop Injured In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir's Srinagar: Police

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, Srinagar

A policemanwas injured during an encounter between terrorists and security forces in Nowhatta area of Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday on the eve of the Independence Day, police said, adding a terrorist was also injured.

Congress Responds To BJP's Partition Video With Focus On Savarkar

Congress Responds To BJP's Partition Video With Focus On Savarkar

Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday August 14, 2022, New Delhi

The second "Partition Horrors Remembrance Day" -- named so by Prime Minister Narendra Modi -- passed in bitter recriminations between the BJP and the Congress over who was responsible for the division of the country in 1947.

Sidhu Moose Wala's Friends Involved In His Murder, Claims Singer's Father

Sidhu Moose Wala's Friends Involved In His Murder, Claims Singer's Father

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, Chandigarh

Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala's father on Sunday said his son could not decipher that those who were claiming to be his friends would become his enemy one day, and added that he will soon reveal their names.

Amid Massive 'Tiranga' Drive, Naga Flag Hoisted In Parts Of Nagaland, Manipur

Amid Massive 'Tiranga' Drive, Naga Flag Hoisted In Parts Of Nagaland, Manipur

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Sunday August 14, 2022, Gwalior

Amid massive participation of people in the centre's tiranga campaign, Naga flag was hoisted in parts of Nagaland and Manipur.

Tribal Heroes Inspire The Nation: President Droupadi Murmu In 1st Address To Nation

Tribal Heroes Inspire The Nation: President Droupadi Murmu In 1st Address To Nation

Asian News International | Sunday August 14, 2022, New Delhi

President Droupadi Murmu in her first address to the nation said, the government's decision last year to observe November 15 as 'Janajatiya Gaurav Divas' is welcome because our tribal heroes inspire the entire nation.

Use Vande Mataram While Answering Calls, Orders Maharashtra Minister

Use Vande Mataram While Answering Calls, Orders Maharashtra Minister

Written by Sohit Rakesh Mishra | Sunday August 14, 2022, Mumbai

It's goodbye to Hello and yes to Vande Mataram in Maharashtra bureaucracy. Officials in the government, workers will answer their phones with a Vande Mataram and not Hello, declared Cultural Affairs Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar on Sunday.

Delhi Reports 2,162 New Covid Cases, 5 Deaths In 24 Hours

Delhi Reports 2,162 New Covid Cases, 5 Deaths In 24 Hours

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, New Delhi

Delhi on Sunday reported 2,162 fresh COVID-19 cases with a positivity rate of 12.64 per cent, while five more people died due to the disease, according to data shared by the city health department.

Congress Shares Draft Of Nehru's 'Tryst With Destiny' Speech

Congress Shares Draft Of Nehru's 'Tryst With Destiny' Speech

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, New Delhi

The Congress Sunday shared former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru's handwritten draft of his famous first Independence day speech in which he had written about the country's "date with destiny" but delivered it as "tryst with destiny".