August 15

Independence Day: How to celebrate your freedom!

On August 15 this year make sure that you do something different in order to make it a special one.

Aug 08, 2015, 11:35 AM IST

Delhi Police releases posters of 14 terrorists across city

The Delhi Police have put up posters of fourteen terrorists across the city, especially in the Paharganj area and New Delhi Railway Station.

Aug 07, 2015, 10:57 AM IST

Nine terrorists enter Delhi; plan to disrupt Independence Day celebrations?

A high alert has been sounded in the national capital following intelligence inputs that nine suspected terrorists have already entered Delhi.

Aug 05, 2015, 09:57 AM IST

Letter threatens bomb explosions in Coimbatore on August 15

A letter stating that bombs would explode in ten places in the city during the Independence Day celebrations on August 15 has been received by a police station here.

Jun 20, 2015, 01:13 AM IST

Free metro ride for commuters to attend Independence Day at Red Fort

Those who want to attend the Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort on Friday can avail of free metro ride.

Aug 14, 2014, 19:15 PM IST

Govt departments, ISPs alerted about cyber attack on August 15

Cyber security division NCIIPC has alerted government departments and leading internet service providers about a possible cyber attack on the Independence Day and has suggested a series of measures to prevent these attacks.

Aug 12, 2014, 22:50 PM IST

Train movement to be affected for nearly two hours on Aug 15

Train movement between old Delhi and Shahadara railway stations will remain temporarily suspended from 6.45 am to 8.30 am on August 15 on account of the Independence Day ceremony at the Red Fort.

Aug 12, 2014, 19:34 PM IST

Independence Day: Let us free peace from the clutches of terror!

After centuries of slavery, India has got freedom from foreign rule, but since when have we become slaves to our own inflated egos?

Aug 12, 2014, 12:43 PM IST

1947-2014: India Then and Now

Here is tracing the changing complexion of India since Independence through the eyes of my family.

Aug 10, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

Laser show, street fete part of civic bodies` plan to mark I-Day

Come Independence Day and the multi-storeyed glass-fronted Civic Centre in the heart of the national capital will come alive with a play of light in the hues of the tricolour.

Aug 10, 2014, 14:08 PM IST

Amarinder objects to Badal`s plan to `unfurl flag` at Patiala

Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Friday took exception to Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal for planning to unfurl the national flag at Patiala and Bathinda on August 15 respectively.

Aug 08, 2014, 20:35 PM IST

`The Giver` to release in India on August 15

Hollywood upcoming science fiction `The Giver`, starring Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep and Brenton Thwaites will hit theatres in India on August 15, coinciding with its US release.

Aug 05, 2014, 16:11 PM IST

PM Modi set to revamp fin inclusion; to unveil new scheme on Aug15

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to give a big boost to the ongoing financial inclusion drive by unveiling a comprehensive programme, to be announced at the Red Fort in his address to the nation on the Independence Day.

Jul 20, 2014, 18:08 PM IST

Rajasthan Govt to hold Independence Day function at Udaipur

The Rajasthan government today announced that it would organise the state-level function to celebrate Independence Day on August 15 at Udaipur.

Jun 13, 2014, 19:37 PM IST

`Expendables 3` to release in India on August 15

`Expendables 3`, starring Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarznegger, Mel Gibson and Harrison Ford, is slated to hit Indian screens on August 15, the same day as Rohit Shetty`s `Singham 2`.

Jun 10, 2014, 15:22 PM IST

Pakistan too was to celebrate Independence Day on Aug 15!

Mohammad Ali Jinnah, Pakistan`s founder and first Governor-General, declared August 15 as the country`s Independence Day but the authorities advanced it by a day in 1948 as it fell on an auspicious day of Ramzan.

Aug 15, 2013, 12:08 PM IST

PM blames bad monsoon for price rise

Amid mounting concerns over price rise and slow growth, PM today offered little cheer to the common man.

Aug 15, 2012, 21:16 PM IST

Independence Day celebrated in MP

The nation`s 66th Independence Day was celebrated with gaiety and enthusiasm all over Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday.

Aug 15, 2012, 15:11 PM IST

Delhiites turn up in large numbers at Red Fort

A pleasant morning with clear sky lifted the patriotic spirits of Delhiites on Wednesday.

Aug 15, 2012, 12:15 PM IST

Lack of political consensus hurting growth: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday promised further steps to reduce corruption and ensure transparency in governance.

Aug 15, 2012, 08:35 AM IST