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At least 66 injured after serial blasts hit Afghanistan's Jalalabad on Independence Day

A series of bombings struck restaurants and public squares on Monday in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, wounding at least 34 people, officials said, as the country marked the 100th anniversary of its independence.

Aug 19, 2019, 15:40 PM IST

Akshay Kumar and John Abraham's Independence Day Box-Office battle gathers force

Directed by Nikkhil Advani, 'Batla House' is about the alleged police encounter that took place in Delhi in the wake of the serial blasts of 2008. 

Aug 16, 2019, 14:52 PM IST

Salman Khan shoots 'Dabangg 3' in Jaipur amid heavy rainfall, shares on-set video—Watch

On the occasion of Independence Day and Raksha Bandhan, the actor shared a video from the sets wishing his fans. 

Aug 16, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 15th August, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary. This segment of DNA brings to you an analysis of the top news of the day.

Aug 15, 2019, 23:52 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi's address to the nation on 73rd Independence Day: Read full speech

Here's the full text of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address to the nation (in English) on 73rd Independence Day - August 15, 2019.

Aug 15, 2019, 23:45 PM IST

Economy, infrastructure, Article 370, population control, defence forces dominate PM Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech

PM Modi on Thursday outlined his vision for New India even as he expressed concerns over population rise and vowed to make India a USD 5 trillion economy. 

Aug 15, 2019, 23:29 PM IST

DNA analysis of PM Modi's 73rd Independence day speech

Watch DNA analysis of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 73rd Independence day speech.

Aug 15, 2019, 22:42 PM IST

DNA analysis of the first national flag hoisted at the Red Fort

DNA analysis of the first national flag hoisted at the Red Fort. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 15, 2019, 22:36 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, August 15th, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

Aug 15, 2019, 21:42 PM IST

12-year-old Karnataka boy awarded for guiding ambulance across a flooded bridge

A 12-year-old boy in Karnataka has been awarded for bravery for guiding an ambulance, which was stuck over a flooded bridge after incessant rainfall in the area.

Aug 15, 2019, 21:27 PM 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

Nora Fatehi stuns in desi wear, wishes fans on Independence Day—Pics

She donned a ravishing desi outfit by ace designers Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla, looking like a true blue diva. 

Aug 15, 2019, 19:45 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Analysing PM Modi's 92-minute long I-Day speech

In this segment of Taal Thok Ke, we bring to you panel discussion on PM Modi's 92-minute long Independence Day speech. Watch the full video to know more. #PMModiSpeech #IndependenceSpeech #TaalThokKe

Aug 15, 2019, 19:04 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi calls for making India free from single-use plastic, asks for ‘first big step’ on October 2

On the country's 73rd Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday stressed on the problem of plastic usage and its waste generation, asking if the country can be free from single-use plastic.

Aug 15, 2019, 18:51 PM IST

Article 370 degraded our culture and language: Ladakh MP Jamyang Namgyal

Namgyal, 34, is one of BJP`s key voices in the Ladakh region. 

Aug 15, 2019, 18:24 PM IST

Adah Sharma impresses with her sharpshooting skills, wishes Independence Day in a unique way—Watch

On the occasion of Independence Day, Adah shared a video with fans where she can be seen celebrating the freedom but in her own unique way. 

Aug 15, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

Indian High Commission in Pakistan celebrates Independence Day, organises 73-km cycling ride

The Indian High Commission in Pakistan on Thursday organised a cycling ride for 73 kilometers to celebrate India's 73rd Independence Day.

Aug 15, 2019, 16:45 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, August 15th, 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Aug 15, 2019, 16:30 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the nation on 73rd Independence Day: Read full speech

In his 92 minute-speech, the Prime Minister touched upon a wide range of subjects of national interest.

Aug 15, 2019, 15:43 PM IST

Kangana Ranaut's Independence Day message: Don't get entangled in personal identities

Dressed in a sari, Kangana Ranaut began by wishing everyone happy Independence Day and then moved on to urging fans to have self-respect.

Aug 15, 2019, 14:54 PM IST