August 15

National Security Act to be imposed against UP Madrasas who didn't sing National Anthem on Aug 15: Govt

National Security Act to be imposed against UP Madrasas who didn't sing National Anthem on Aug 15: Govt

The Uttar Pradesh government is all set to take action against madrasas in the state who defied the government's order to celebrate Independence Day by unfurling Indian flag and sing the national anthem. 

Aug 16, 2017, 21:08 PM IST
Independence Day special: Innovative ways to celebrate your freedom!

Independence Day special: Innovative ways to celebrate your freedom!

On August 15 this year make sure that you do something different in order to make it a special one.

Aug 15, 2017, 09:44 AM IST
Shahid Afridi wishes India on I-Day, bats for peace, tolerance, love

Shahid Afridi wishes India on I-Day, bats for peace, tolerance, love

Every year, the Asian neighbours celebrate their Independence Days within a gap of 24 hours of each other.

Aug 15, 2017, 08:35 AM IST
India will grow only when we all grow: President on eve of 70th Independence Day

India will grow only when we all grow: President on eve of 70th Independence Day

 India will grow only when all sections of society grow, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Sunday while addressing the nation on the eve of the 70th Independence Day.

Aug 14, 2016, 21:23 PM IST
Delhi Metro to operate normal services on I-Day, parking lots to be shut for few hours

Delhi Metro to operate normal services on I-Day, parking lots to be shut for few hours

Delhi Metro said on Sunday that it will operate normal services on Independence Day on Monday. 

Aug 14, 2016, 19:58 PM IST

Hum Kya Maange – Azadi!

For Bhola Sah, the upcoming August 15 is the day when he will be spending the whole day with his two children and take them around Delhi.

Aug 13, 2016, 21:56 PM IST
Tendulkar urges Modi to talk about Rio-bound athletes on Aug 15

Tendulkar urges Modi to talk about Rio-bound athletes on Aug 15

Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar today requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to talk about some of the sportspersons, who are striving to bring laurels for the country at the ongoing Rio Olympics, in his speech on 70th Independence Day.

Aug 13, 2016, 18:37 PM IST

Govt chalks out plan to celebrate 'Festival of Independence'

As the central government plans to celebrate in a big way the 'Festival of Independence', Union ministers will visit birthplaces of freedom fighters and border outposts across the country.

Aug 12, 2016, 18:48 PM IST
Embarrassing! Culture Ministry's Independence Day video shows Chinese jet with Indian flag

Embarrassing! Culture Ministry's Independence Day video shows Chinese jet with Indian flag

In a faux pas, the Union Culture Ministry has highlighted a Chinese built JF-17 fighter jet in a video meant for Independence Day celebrations.

Aug 12, 2016, 16:48 PM IST
Meet 13-year-old Muslim girl who wants to hoist tri-colour at Lal Chowk on August 15

Meet 13-year-old Muslim girl who wants to hoist tri-colour at Lal Chowk on August 15

A 13-year-old Muslim girl in Gujarat`s Ahmedabad city has vowed to unfurl the national flag at Srinagar`s Lal Chowk on Independence Day.

Aug 11, 2016, 09:17 AM IST
Must watch — Respect our national flag, don't buy if you cannot handle it

Must watch — Respect our national flag, don't buy if you cannot handle it

Come August 15, the India's Independence Day, and majority of us will be seen riding on the waves of patriotism. 

Aug 09, 2016, 17:07 PM IST
Independence Day: PM Narendra Modi seeks suggestions for August 15 speech

Independence Day: PM Narendra Modi seeks suggestions for August 15 speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged people to suggest to him issues he can include in his Independence Day speech on August 15.

Jul 31, 2016, 13:17 PM IST
Terrorists planning to target PM Narendra Modi with drone on Independence Day?

Terrorists planning to target PM Narendra Modi with drone on Independence Day?

Are terrorists plotting to target Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the Independence Day celebrations this August 15? Yes, if intelligence agencies are to be believed.

Jul 28, 2016, 12:38 PM IST
Happy Independence Day, hails B-Town!

Happy Independence Day, hails B-Town!

As India celebrates its 69th year into independence, our 'desi' Bollywood celebrities too decided to wish each and everyone on this day. Several biggies took to micro-blogging site Twitter and wished the nation. Here, take a look at who said what on I-Day:

Aug 15, 2015, 09:31 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi's Independence Day Speech: As it happened...

PM Narendra Modi's Independence Day Speech: As it happened...

PM Modi gives new slogan on Independence Day – Start-up India, stand up India.

Aug 15, 2015, 06:36 AM IST

DNA: Pulwama encounter caught on camera

The 14-hour-long gunfight between the alleged Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists and Army jawans was caught on camera.

Also watch: Why does Pakistan celebrate its Independence Day on August 14?

Aug 14, 2015, 23:41 PM IST
25,000 Mathura farmers want to commit suicide on Independence Day

25,000 Mathura farmers want to commit suicide on Independence Day

After a long and arduous struggle to get compensation from government, around 25,000 farmers hare have given up!

Aug 14, 2015, 14:48 PM IST
Independence Day special recipe: Tricolour sandwiches

Independence Day special recipe: Tricolour sandwiches

Check out this easy to make recipe by Cremica.

Ingredients:

Aug 13, 2015, 08:06 AM IST

PM Modi's 15 Aug speech: What he promised and what he delivered in education

After an year that PM Modi delivered speech and made promises on Independence day, is there any significant improvement in our education sector? Watch this report.

Aug 12, 2015, 16:56 PM IST
Independence Day: Historic places that ignite nationalism

Independence Day: Historic places that ignite nationalism

India got independence from British rule on August 15, 1947. And to attain this freedom, many brave hearts sacrificed their lives.

Aug 12, 2015, 13:14 PM IST