Saluting Tricolour goes against protocol: Vice President Ansari
Saluting Tricolour goes against protocol: Vice President Ansari

Vice President Hamid Ansari has stated that as per protocol, only those in uniform salute the Tricolour while the national anthem is being played, adding that those in plainclothes must stand at attention.

Watch: Amitabh Bachchan sings National Anthem at Tagore home
Watch: Amitabh Bachchan sings National Anthem at Tagore home

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been spell bounding the fans with his talent and acting finesse.

Indian National Anthem in Big B's baritone for R-Day
Indian National Anthem in Big B's baritone for R-Day

Describing as "divine" the residence of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore here, megastar Amitabh Bachchan said he has sung the Indian National Anthem - written and composed by Tagore - for a special music video shot in the historic venue and said it would be played across television, radio and theatres on Jan 26.

Amitabh Bachchan sings national anthem for 'Shamitabh' at Tagore home
Amitabh Bachchan sings national anthem for 'Shamitabh' at Tagore home

  Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has sung the national anthem, sans any accompanying music, for his forthcoming film 'Shamitabh' and it was shot today at the Jorasanko Thakurbari here, the ancestral home of Rabindranath Tagore, who penned the song.

Students from 119 nations sing UAE anthem to claim record

Students and staff from 119 nations belonging to a group of schools owned by an Indian in the UAE sang their way into the Guinness World Record book for the most nationalities singing a National Anthem at any one time.

MP Guv issues directives to rectify mistake in national anthem in school textbooks

Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav has directed the state government to correct the word 'Sindhu' to 'Sindh' in the National Anthem published incorrectly in various text-books of MP State Board.

Complaint against six BJP members in UP for insulting national anthem

A complaint against six BJP members of the municipal board here was registered with a city court for allegedly insulting the national anthem.

Madison Square: National Anthem of US-India sung at PM Modi's arrival

National anthem of both the nations- US and India was being sung at the Madison Square Garden as an inaugural song for PM Narendra Modi.

Asian Games: North Korea head south in search of gold
Asian Games: North Korea head south in search of gold

A series of extremely rare inter-Korean flights will bring several hundred North Korean athletes and officials south for this month`s Asian Games -- where Pyongyang hopes to make an equally rare international sporting mark.

Rani shoots special national anthem video with women police

Actress Rani Mukherjee, who will be seen essaying the role of a cop in her upcoming film `Mardaani`, has shot a special national anthem video with police women.

2.5 lakh people in B`desh sing national anthem to set record

The immediate past record in the same category was set by Indians on May 6 last year when 121,653 people simultaneously sang the country`s national anthem at an event in Lucknow.

National anthem row: Court dismisses cases against Sania Mirza

A local court has dismissed three complaints against tennis star Sania Mirza for allegedly showing disrespect to the national anthem.

Assam to adopt `O Mur Apunar Dex`as state anthem

Amidst controversy, Assam government has decided in principle to adopt the song `O Mur Apunar Dex` as Asom Rajyik Jatiyo Sangeet (anthem).

HC asks Maha govt if it knows national anthem

The Bombay High Court asked the Maharashtra government if it knows India`s national anthem, while hearing a PIL.

Miley Cyrus` fans urge making her hit song `Party in the USA` national anthem

Ardent fans of Miley Cyrus have filed an online petition with the White House to make her famous song `Party in the USA,` the new US anthem.

Shashi Tharoor discharged in national anthem case

In a relief to Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, a court here on Saturday discharged him in the 2008 national anthem case.

Sportspersons in National Anthem video for `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag`

The makers of ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ plan to shoot a video featuring prominent sports personalities against the backdrop of the National Anthem.

National Anthem case posted to March 27

A local court Friday posted to March 27 hearing of the National Anthem case against Minister of state for HRD Shashi Tharoor.

Now, a crowdsourced version of national anthem

A unique initiative is set to give filmmakers, musicians and singers an opportunity to render their interpretation of the national anthem.

Tharoor`s plea to quash proceedings turned down by HC

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday declined Minister of State for HRD Shashi Tharoor`s plea to quash a case against him for allegedly insulting the National anthem.