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CBI officers who probed high-profile graft cases awarded

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 18:26

CBI officers who led probe in corruption cases like AgustaWestland scam and Adarsh Housing scam, are among those awarded police medals for meritorious service on the occasion of Independence Day.

Digvijay Singh challenges Modi to a debate on development

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 18:10

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Thursday challenged Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi to a debate on development after the latter taunted Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on the occasion of 67th Independence Day.

Indians across world celebrate Independence Day with gusto

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 17:57

Indians across the globe on Thursday donned patriotic colours as they celebrated the country`s 67th Independence Day, unfurling the national flag and organising cultural events to mark the occasion.

B-town wishes Happy Independence Day, says salute our heroes

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 16:45

Different people interpret Independence Day differently.

Boy killed in Pakistan`s I-day celebrations

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 15:44

A 10-year-old boy was killed and 59 people were wounded in celebratory firing in Pakistan`s port city of Karachi during the country`s Independence Day celebrations, officials said.

Advani takes a dig at Narendra Modi, says not the day to criticise one another

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 15:06

BJP leader LK Advani Thursday said that Independence Day was not a day to "criticise one another", after Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi attacked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Fiji first to celebrate India`s 67th Independence Day

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 14:58

Fiji, which lies closest to the International Date Line in the east, Thursday became the first of many nations where India`s 67th Independence Day was celebrated.

Protests against casinos mark I-Day in Goa

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 14:27

Goa has five operational onshore casinos and a dozen-odd onshore casinos housed in the numerous five-star resorts dotting Goa`s coastline.

Indians in Kuwait celebrate I-Day

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 14:24

Indians in Kuwait celebrated India`s 67th Independence Day with Ambassador Satish C Mehra unfurling the tricolour in the embassy premises.

Rule of bullets will not be accepted: Raman to Naxals on I-Day

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 14:23

Sending a strong message to the ultras, Chief Minister Raman Singh on Thursday said those trying to rule ballot with the power of bullets will never be accepted.

Independence Day celebrated across Punjab, Haryana

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 14:18

Braving inclement weather, people from Punjab, Haryana on Thursday joined the nation to celebrate Independence Day amid tight security arrangements across the region.

PM`s Independence Day speech outright disappointment: BJP

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 14:15

BJP today described Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s Independence Day speech as "lacklustre and an outright disappointment" but hoped that the coming year in which general elections are due will usher in a new decade of growth.