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NEW DELHIStrict Covid protocols in place at Red Fort
NEW DELHI: With Covid cases on the rise in the national capital, special measures have been taken at the Red Fort on the occasion of the country's 76th Independence Day to ensure attendees follow COV...

NEW DELHIModi lauds people for coming together to fight COVID-19
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday lauded citizens of the country for coming together in the fight against COVID-19, and said India has administered a record 200 crore vaccine doses in...

NEW DELHIJapanese Embassy presents vocal, instrumental rendition of national anthem of India on its 75th Independence Day
NEW DELHI: The Embassy of Japan on Monday presented a vocal and instrumental rendition of India's national anthem on the occasion of India's 76th Independence Day.


NEW DELHIProviding electricity govt's responsibility but conserving it people's duty: PM Modi
NEW DELHI: Be it people or police, every citizen is bound by duties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday asserting that desired results can be achieved ahead of schedule if everyone fulfils t...

NEW DELHIRahul Gandhi greets people on Independence day, share Nehru's quote
NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday greeted the people on the 75th anniversary of India's Independence.

ASSAMAssam to withdraw 1 lakh minor cases, announces CM on Independence Day
ASSAM: The Assam government will withdraw one lakh "minor cases", including many of the pending cases on charges of objectionable social media posts, announced Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma whil...

NEPALForeign Minister of Nepal wishes India on 76th Independence Day
NEPAL: Nepal's Minister for Foreign Affairs, Narayan Khadka wished India for completing 75 years of Independence and extended greetings and felicitations to External Affairs Minister, S Jaishankar on...

NEW DELHII-Day 2022: PM Modi salutes Defence forces after 'Made-In-India' gun used for first time in ceremonial salute at Red Fort on I-Day
NEW DELHI: After the ceremonial 21-gun salute to the National Flag at the historic Red Fort on Independence Day on Monday in which a made-in-India gun was used for the first time in 75 years, Prime M...

NEW DELHIDelhi airport launches beta version of DigiYatra app
NEW DELHI: Following the guidelines of the government of India to provide contactless, seamless processing of passengers at Airports, the Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) on Monday announce...

NEW DELHIFree education, healthcare are not freebies: Kejriwal
NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday asserted that free education and healthcare are not freebies and said if people are given access to them, India can become the top country in...

WEST BENGALIndependence Day 2022: BSF, Border Guards Bangladesh exchange sweets at Fulbari border
WEST BENGAL: Border Security Force (BSF) and Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) exchanged sweets and greetings at the Indo-Bangladesh border in West Bengal's Fulbari on the occasion of India's 76th Indep...

NEW DELHIIndia to handover Dornier Aircraft to Sri Lanka on its 76th Independence Day
NEW DELHI: India on the occasion of its 76th Independence Day will hand over maritime surveillance aircraft Dornier 228 to Sri Lanka on a gratis basis for two years.

NEW DELHINatural, chemical-free farming will strengthen India's self-reliance, says PM Modi
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that natural farming is one of the roads to Aatmanirbharta and "chemical-free farming" will strengthen India's self-reliance.

NEW DELHIPM Modi sets sights on developed India by 2047
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday set an ambitious target of making India a developed nation by 2047 and made a renewed pitch for cutting import dependence and boosting domestic manuf...

NEW DELHIWe need to be proud of every language in our country: PM Modi's I-Day 2022 speech
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address on Monday on the occasion of the country's 76th Independence Day called for unity among people while pointing out that sometimes the country's t...

NEW DELHISonia Gandhi hails Indian pluralism and diversity in her Independence Day message
NEW DELHI: Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Monday wished the countrymen on 76th Independence Day and said that the country has always lived up to its pluralism and diversity.

NEW DELHI5G mobile services to start soon, says PM Modi
NEW DELHI: India will soon see the advent of 5G mobile services, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday as he rooted for 'Made-in-India' technology solutions to meet challenges of new India.

NEW DELHI76th Independence Day: PM Modi dons tricolour-themed pagadi, in tune with 'Har Ghar Tiranga'
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi kept with tradition with his distinctive headgear as he hoisted the National Flag and delivered his customary address from the ramparts of the iconic Red Fort ...

NEW DELHIPM Modi's I-Day speech: This Amrit Kaal, every citizen wants to see dreams come true, every Indian aspiring to see fast progress of new India
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his 76th Independence Day address said that this 'Amrit Kaal' has brought a golden opportunity for the country to "fulfil the dreams and goals of an aspirat...

Independence Day: Mohan Bhagwat hoists Tricolour at RSS headquarters in Nagpur
NAGPUR: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Monday hoisted the tricolour on the occasion of 76th Independence Day at the Headquarters of the organisation in Nagpur.

NEW DELHIHealthy spirit of competitive federalism among States need of hour, says PM Modi
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his address to the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on Independence Day said competitive cooperative federalism is the need of the hour and ther...

NEW DELHII-Day speech: PM Modi urges people to respect women, support Nari Shakti
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, urged the citizens to "change the mentality towards women" in everyday life while also stating that the pride of Nari Shakti will play a vital role ...

NEW DELHI"Talent will be basis of New India": PM Modi takes aim at 'Parivaarwaad', 'Bhai Bhatijawad' in I-Day 2022 speech
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday in his Independence Day speech on Monday took aim at the twin evils of nepotism and corruption and sought the people's cooperation to fight them.

NEW DELHISabka Saath, Sabka Vikaas, Sabka Vishwaas, Sabka Prayaas: PM Modi urges youth to dedicate next 25 years for nation's development
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing the nation for the ninth time from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the occasion of Independence Day, urged the youth to dedicate the next 25 ...

NEW DELHIDefence Minister Rajnath Singh hoists national flag at his residence
NEW DELHI: With the nation echoing with zeal and enthusiasm on the 76th Independence Day, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh hoisted the tricolour at his residence in the national capital on Monday.

NEW DELHII-Day speech: PM Modi says India is "mother of democracy"
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing the nation for the ninth time from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the occasion of Independence Day, said that India is the "mother of democr...

NEW DELHII-Day speech: PM Modi recalls contributions of "architects of free India"
NEW DELHI: Beginning his speech at the Red Fort marking India's 75th Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday recalled the "architects of free India" who significantly contributed to ...

SRINAGARPujan, Visarjan ceremony of Amarnath Ji yatra performed
SRINAGAR: Annual pilgrimage of Chhari-Mubarak Swami Amarnath Ji culminated today at Pahalgam with its last rituals ‘Pujan' & ‘Visarjan', which were performed at the bank of river Lidder.

NEW DELHIPM Modi gives 5 pledges 'panch prans' to fulfil dreams of country in next 25 years
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday called on the people of India to take "panch pran" (five pledges) for a developed nation and aim to fulfil the dreams of the freedom fighters by the ...

NEW DELHICOVID-19: India reports 14,917 cases, 32 deaths
NEW DELHI: With 14,917 new coronavirus infections being reported in a day, India's case tally rose to 4,42,68,381, while the active cases increased to 1,17,508, according to data updated by the Union...

NEW DELHI76th Independence Day: PM Modi says time to step towards new direction with new resolve
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday hoisted the National Flag at the ramparts of the Red Fort and delivered his customary 'Address to the Nation', the ninth consecutive time he is doing...

NEW DELHIDelhi has become city of tricolours, says CM Arvind Kejriwal
NEW DELHI: Ahead of Independence Day, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said that national flags have been installed in the national capital at 500 places because of which the city has become ...

NEW DELHIIn address to nation, President Murmu bows to all men, women who made it possible for us to live in free India
NEW DELHI: In her maiden address to the nation, newly-elected President Droupadi Murmu on Sunday extended her heartiest greetings in advance to all Indians living in the country and abroad on the eve...

SRINAGAR108-feet high flag installed by Army in Baramulla
SRINAGAR: The Army on Sunday inaugurated a 108-feet high national flag in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir.

JammuRefugees from Pakistan contributed in making of New India: Dr Jitendra
JAMMU: Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh said here today that refugees from Pakistan have immensely contributed in the making of New India.

AmritsarBSF, Pakistan Rangers exchange sweets at Attari-Wagah border
AMRITSAR: Pakistan Rangers and Border Security Force (BSF) exchanged sweets at the Attari-Wagah border, Amritsar on the occasion of Independence Day of Pakistan on Sunday.