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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.

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. 

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. But he insists that it does not mean that Independence Day means just a holiday for him.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. 

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.

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.

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:

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.

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?

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!

Independence Day special recipe: Tricolour sandwiches

Independence Day special recipe: Tricolour sandwiches

Check out this easy to make recipe by Cremica.

Ingredients:

6 Bread Slices
Cremica Veg Mayonnaise
Grated Paneer ½ cup (cottage cheese)
Cremica mint sandwich Mayo
Grated carrot ½ cup
Cremica tandoori sandwich Mayo 2 tbsp

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.

Independence Day: Here's how you can contribute towards nation-building

Independence Day: Here's how you can contribute towards nation-building

We all make New Year Resolutions in a bid to get rid of the habits that are bad and imbibe the ones that are for our betterment. How about having an Independence Day resolution to become a proud Indian? Have you ever given it a thought? Have you ever wondered how you can contribute towards nation building?

Independence Day special: Go desi, flaunt tricolour with pride!

Independence Day special: Go desi, flaunt tricolour with pride!

This 15 August, India will celebrate 69 years of Independence. As the nation gears up to celebrate the historic day with much fervour and enthusiasm, you too must get ready to flaunt your love for your motherland.

Independence Day special recipe: Tiranga Lasagne

Independence Day special recipe: Tiranga Lasagne

Celebrate this Independence day by preparing this recipe by Cremica Food.

Ingredients:

•          Spinach Washed-cleaned 1-1 kg

•          Onion fine chopped ½ cup

•          Garlic fine chopped 1-1 tbp

•          Salt & Pepper to taste

'One Rank, One Pension' to become a reality on August 15?

'One Rank, One Pension' to become a reality on August 15?

A report claimed on Tuesday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi may announce the implementation of 'One Rank, One Pension' on August 15.