Deoband asks Muslims to hoist tricolour at homes

Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband, in a fatwa, has asked Muslims to hoist national flag on their houses and establishments on the Independence Day and also appealed to them to celebrate the occasion with great spirit of patriotism.

Tri-colour raised; candles, torches lit as 51 enclaves join India

The tri-colour was hoisted, the national anthem sung and crackers burst as over 14,000 residents of 51 Bangladeshi enclaves became Indians citizens at the stroke of midnight Friday/Saturday, ending their 68 years of stateless existence.

Indore: Uttarakhand martyr`s family unfurls tri-colour

The family members of National Disaster Response Force commander Nityanand Gupta, who died in a chopper crash at Gaurikund in Uttarakhand during a rescue operation, unfurled the national flag on the 67th Independence Day.

Rahul to unfurl the tri-colour at Cong HQ?

Rahul Gandhi, who is part of a
committee set up by Sonia Gandhi to oversee party affairs in
her absence, will take part in the national flag hoisting
ceremony at the Congress headquarters here on August 15.

ICC apologises for insult to tri-colour

ICC on Wednesday apologised to India for insult to the tri-colour at the Punjab Cricket Association stadium.

Congress leaders booked for cutting tri-colour shaped cake

A senior Chhattisgarh Congress
leader and Raipur City Congress president were on Saturday booked
for cutting a cake depicting national flag to celebrate party
president Sonia Gandhi`s birthday, police said.

WB governor unfurls tri-colour amidst tight security

Amidst tight security, the new Governor of West Bengal M K Narayanan unfurled the tri-colour and took the salute of an impressive parade, at the state capital here today.

Patil unfurls tri-colour amidst tight security in Tripura

Amid a tight security net, Republic Day was celebrated across Tripura with enthusiasm showcasing state`s rich culture and economic progress.