I-Day

Kiren Rijiju launches Fit India Youth Club to promote fitness among citizens

Each member of the club will motivate people from the community to take up fitness activities of 30 to 60 minutes in his or her daily routine. 

Aug 15, 2020, 18:29 PM IST

74th Independence Day: Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli lead cricket fraternity in extending greetings

As India is celebrating its 74th Independence day on  Saturday, the cricket fraternity has come in unison to extend their wishes to the citizens on the day when the country was freed from the British rule.

Aug 15, 2020, 17:32 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi continues 'safa' tradition, opts for saffron, cream turban

Continuing his tradition of donning flamboyant and colourful turbans, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sported a saffron and cream headgear with a long tail at the 74th Independence Day celebrations held at the historic Red Fort here on Saturday.

Aug 15, 2020, 12:25 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi delivers message to Pakistan, China from Red Fort on Independence Day

Addressing the nation on the occasion of country's 74th Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that no country should try to raise an eye on the sovereignty of India. 

Aug 15, 2020, 11:34 AM IST

Major Shweta Pandey: Flag Officer who assisted PM Narendra Modi hoist tricolor at Red Fort

Major Shweta holds a degree in computer science and has done her advance course in radars. She assisted PM Modi as he unfurled the national flag at the Red Fort on Independence Day.

Aug 15, 2020, 11:21 AM IST

Sarkar family wishes for an equal opportunity in India for everyone this Independence Day

Wishing countrymen a Happy Independence Day 2020, SNMD Sarkar, CEO of Sarkar Company, says there is hope for a bright future for India and Indians despite all roadblocks. Sarkar Jets is one of the flagship ventures of the Sarkar Family and it offers the ultra-rich Indians the chance to opt for private air travel instead of going on a commercial airliner. 

Aug 15, 2020, 10:54 AM IST

On 74th Independence Day, Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar and others wish 'Jai Hind' with pride!

Our country breathed independence on August 15, 1947, and since then we all have been marching ahead on the path of development. 

Aug 15, 2020, 10:16 AM IST

3 coronavirus vaccines at different stage of trials in India, country ready for its mass production: PM Narendra Modi in Independence Day speech

He said that 130 crore Indians took the pledge to make the country self-reliant amid the challenges posed by the pandemic. "Amid COVID-19 pandemic 130 crore Indians took the resolve to be self-reliant and 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat' is on the mind of Indians.

Aug 15, 2020, 09:49 AM IST

ITBP soldiers celebrate Independence Day at 16,000 feet at bank of Pangong Tso lake in Ladakh

This year, at least 294 ITBP personnel have been awarded the Director General (DG) commendation for displaying bravery during skirmishes with Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh.

Aug 15, 2020, 09:06 AM IST

Bow to martyrs, wish all countrymen Happy Independence Day: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

He tweeted moments before Prime Minister Narendra Modi started his address to the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort. This is PM Modi’s second speech of the second term in office.

Aug 15, 2020, 08:45 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi speaks about need for Atmanirbhar Bharat in I-Day speech, says 'proud of India's skill, approach'

The Prime Minister addressed the nation on the occasion of 74th Independence Day from the ramparts of Red Fort in Delhi.

Aug 15, 2020, 07:47 AM IST

74th Independence Day: PM Narendra Modi unfurls tricolor at Red Fort - In pics

Prime Minister Narendra Modi unfurled the National Flag at the ramparts of the Red Fort on the occasion of 74th Independence Day today. The PM was assisted by Major Shweta Pandey in unfurling the National Flag.

Aug 15, 2020, 07:44 AM IST

Independence Day: PM Narendra Modi arrives at Rajghat, pays floral tribute - In pics

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead the nation in celebrating the 74th Independence Day at the majestic Red Fort here on Saturday. He will unfurl the national flag and deliver his seventh consecutive I-Day address to the nation from the ramparts of the iconic monument.

Aug 15, 2020, 07:20 AM IST

Jai Hind: PM Narendra Modi greets citizens on Independence Day ahead of speech at Red Fort

PM Modi took to social media to wish everyone on the occasion writing, "Happy Independence Day to all fellow Indians. Jai Hind."  

Aug 15, 2020, 07:19 AM IST

United States, India have shared close bonds of friendship and democratic traditions: Mike Pompeo

The US and India work together on defence, counterterrorism, trade, investment, energy, the environment, healthcare, agriculture, science and technology, education, space, the oceans, and much more, he said.

Aug 15, 2020, 06:36 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to address nation from Red Fort on 74th Independence Day

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead the nation in celebrating the 74th Independence Day at the majestic Red Fort here on Saturday. He will unfurl the national flag and deliver his seventh consecutive I-Day address to the nation from the ramparts of the iconic monument.

Aug 15, 2020, 06:28 AM IST

Australian PM Scott Morrison wishes India on Independence Day, says friendship built on trust, respect

The Australian PM said that "India is now becoming our biggest source of migrants". "Their presence has contributed to Australia becoming the mostsuccessful multicultural nation on earth," he stated. 

Aug 14, 2020, 11:11 AM IST

Divyanka Tripathi celebrates Independence Day at an orphanage

Divyanka, dressed in ethnic wear, enjoyed dance performances by the kids, too.

Aug 15, 2019, 20:05 PM IST

Celebrate Independence Day in a special way - Check out how!

We tell you five unique ways to celebrate I-Day this time. Make sure you do try out these simple ways to make it a memorable freedom day for you and your loved ones:

Aug 15, 2019, 13:48 PM IST