Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid tribute to freedom fighter Veer Savarkar on his death anniversary, saying he "ignited the spark of nationalism in several lives".
The growth of Islamic State militant group and rising nationalism in Asia are two key worries on the international front which could upset the conditions for economic growth in the Asian region, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has said.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday stressed the need to develop the national character through inculcating the spirit of "nationalism and patriotism" amongst the youth.
Japan has urged China to avoid fuelling nationalism over a sea dispute.
Day in Pics: 4th March
Showbiz World - March 4 2015
10th Annual Caring With Style Fashion Show