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When Army Headquarters recommended cancelling `72 R-Day parade

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 17:23

The Army headquarters had recommended that the Republic Day parade in 1972 be cancelled but the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi wanted the pageant to happen to celebrate Indian Army`s stupendous victory in the 1971 War against Pakistan.

Rashtrapati Bhavan reception on Youtube

Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 22:01

In a first, the video of `At Home` function hosted by President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan on the Republic Day has been uploaded on Youtube for general public.

Maxx Mobile launches 26 phones for Republic Day!

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 00:36

The unveil includes seven Android smartphones and 19 feature phones

PLA officers celebrate Republic Day with Indian Army

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 00:06

Signalling rare bonhomie among the two armies, officers of Chinese People`s Liberation Army (PLA) celebrated Republic Day with jawans of the Indian Army at the international border.

Delhi gang-rape victim`s father seeks death penalty for rapists

Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 19:46

The parents of the 23-year-old girl, who was gang-raped in Delhi in December 2012, have advocated for corporal punishment to offenders in rape cases.

In no hurry to withdraw support to AAP govt: Congress

Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 17:41

Congress made it clear that it was in no hurry to reconsider its support to AAP government in Delhi, but expressed disappointment over its functioning and criticed Somnath Bharti.

Sever ties with BJP for true federalism: Dal Khalsa to SAD

Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 17:09

Radical Sikh outfit Dal Khalsa on Monday said that the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal could not achieve its demand of recasting the Constitution on true federal lines, unless it severs the ties with BJP.

After war of words, Pondy`s Lt Guv, CM pose for photos

Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 01:21

After war of words with Chief Minister N Rangasamy in last few months, Lt Governor Virendra Kataria posed for a photo with him at the `At Home` function on 65th Republic Day celebrations here.

Abe`s visit will strengthen Indo-Japan ties: Japanese at Republic Day

Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 01:06

Japanese nationals attending parade felt that India`s invitation to Premier Shinzo Abe to the 65th Republic Day will "strengthen the bonds" of friendship between 2 countries and boost bilateral ties.

President Mukherjee hosts `At Home` reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 00:45

On the occasion of 65th Republic Day, President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday hosted the traditional `At Home` reception on the lawns of the palatial Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Leave violence, join mainstream: Assam governor to militants

Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 00:23

Assam Governor Janaki Ballav Patnaik on Sunday appealed to the underground militant groups to abjure violence and come to the discussion table to solve the issues for an overall development of the state.

Trade cannot be delinked from other issues: Pakistan

Last Updated: Sunday, January 26, 2014, 23:55

Pakistan on Sunday indicated trade cannot be delinked from other contentious issues in the composite dialogue with India as it sought an "uninterrupted and uninterruptible" process to make peace more sustainable.