I-Day: Type hashtag #India on Twitter and see what happens next!
I-Day: Type hashtag #India on Twitter and see what happens next!

As India celebrates its 69th Independence Day today, Twitter is also coloured with the patriotic zeal as it offers you a new tricolour emoji! 

Will transform Maha into a 'super industrial state': Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Saturday said he will transform the state into a "super industrial state" within next few years, while reiterating government's focus to improve lives of distressed farmers.

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.

J&K BJP leader seeks Shah's permission to hoist Tricolour at Lal Chowk

A Jammu and Kashmir BJP leader on Monday met party president Amit Shah and sought his permission to hoist the national flag at Lal Chowk in Srinagar, saying it would be a befitting reply to anti-national forces whose activities, he said, have increased in the valley.

Army faces embarrassment, national flag held upside down in J&K

In a major embarrassment to Army, the national flag was held upside down at a function in presence of senior Army officers in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Uma Bharti gets clean chit in case related to disrespecting tricolour

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti was on Thursday discharged by a local court in a ten-year-old case in which she was accused of disrespecting the national flag during her Tiranga Yatra at Hubli.

World's largest Indian tricolour unfurled in Faridabad

The world's largest and tallest Indian tricolour was unfurled at Town Park in Faridabad on Tuesday.

Largest and tallest Indian flag to be unfurled Tuesday

The largest and tallest Indian flag will be unfurled Tuesday by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah at Faridabad, said a member of the event`s organising committee Monday.

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.

Hyderabad police stops BJP from hoisting national flag

Tension prevailed at the Golconda Fort here Wednesday as police arrested some activists of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) trying to hoist the national flag to celebrate Telangana Liberation Day.

PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Independence Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday greeted the people of India on the occasion of the 68th Independence Day.

Tricolour manufacturing business booms ahead of I-Day

Just a few days ahead of the Independence Day celebrations across the country, the tricolour manufacturing business is booming in Coimbatore.

Who will keep tricolour flying atop Delhi`s highest flagpole?

Within just about three months after the national capital got its highest flagpole installed at the Central Park here, disagreement has now surfaced over who will bear the maintenance cost, running into lakhs of rupees, to keep the tricolour flying.

AAP leader Vishwas told not to use national flag in campaign

Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas was today warned by Amethi district administration not to use national flag against norms failing which adequate action would be taken against him.

Sahara Force India unveil VJM07, a mean and hungry looking car for 2014

Sahara Force India, on 22nd January, became the first team to reveal their challenger for the 2014 Formula One season. With the first pre-season test scheduled for 28-31 of this month at Jerez, Spain, the Indian team will surely look to take the initiative from the mid-table rivals in McLaren, Lotus and Sauber.

Cong moves EC against Kejriwal, seeks action for waving tricolour at AAP dharna

Taking exception to waving of the tricolour by AAP supporters during the sit-in protest of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, a Congress leader on Wednesday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission alleging the act amounted to insulting the national flag.

Complaint to EC on waving of tricolour at Kejriwal`s sit-in

Taking exception to waving of the tricolour by AAP supporters during the sit-in protest of Arvind Kejriwal, a Congress leader lodged a complaint with EC.

Tricolour make-up for Republic Day

This Republic Day, skip tri-colour clothes and footwear and try make-up using the three colours - saffron, white and green.

Tricolour displayed upside down in Samarkand

In a faux-pas, the Indian tricolour was displayed upside down on Thursday at a private hotel in which Vice President Hamid Ansari stayed during his day-long visit to this ancient city in Uzbekistan.

Shah Rukh Khan dishonours Tricolour; courts legal trouble

Of late, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been in news for all the wrong reasons.