Independence Day

John Abraham books Independence Day weekend release for Attack

Written and helmed by debutant director Lakshya Raj Anand, the film stars Abraham as a lone ranger who leads an attack team during a counter operation. 'Attack' is a joint collaboration between Abraham's production banner JA Entertainment, Jayantilal Gada's Pen Studios and Ajay Kapoor Productions. 

Feb 21, 2021, 14:53 PM IST

From LoC to LAC, India has responded to aggression in same language

Self-reliance plan is hitting China where it hurts, while Trump has stood by India despite trade irritants & oil exporters have honoured Modi to keep him happy.

Aug 17, 2020, 07:52 AM IST

From Burj Khalifa to Niagara Falls, world lit up in tricolour

The iconic Empire State Building in New York, Burj Khalifa in Dubai and popular tourist destination, Niagara Falls in Toronto among others were illuminated with colours of Indian flag.

Aug 16, 2020, 14:26 PM IST

ITBP reveals details of Galwan Valley clash, Watch Video

The Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel "fought the whole night" and gave a befitting reply to the Chinese troops during the recent skirmishes in eastern Ladakh, the border force said on Friday.

Aug 16, 2020, 13:40 PM IST

From LoC To LAC, Fitting Reply...PM Modi's Message To Pakistan, China

PM Narendra Modi On Independence Day: Whether it is terrorism or expansionism, India is fighting both, the Prime Minister said.

Aug 16, 2020, 07:32 AM IST

East Turkistan Government in Exile Prime Minister Salih Hudayar wishes India on Independence Day

An exile government setup by Uyghurs from East Turkistan greeted India on its 74th Independence Day on Saturday (August 15) and said that the decades of prolonged Chinese occupation and genocide in East Turkistan has taught us that without independence there is no way to guarantee or ensure even our most basic human rights, freedoms, and our very survival.

Aug 16, 2020, 07:22 AM IST

DNA Independence Day Special: Digital Health Card - the biggest revolution in India today

Under the National Digital Health Mission, every citizen will get a unique health ID that will ease access to medical services.

Aug 15, 2020, 23:14 PM IST

Indian Army dogs Vida, Sophie get 'Commendation Cards' on Independence Day

Indian Army dogs Vida and Sophie awarded the Chief of Army Staff `Commendation Cards` on the 74th Independence Day this year, for their role in different operations.

Aug 15, 2020, 21:22 PM IST

President Ram Nath Kovind hosts 'At Home' reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan; V-P, PM Modi, top leaders attend

President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday hosted 'At Home' reception at the majestic Rashtrapati Bhawan on the occasion of India’s 74th Independence Day.

Aug 15, 2020, 19:28 PM IST

Beating retreat ceremony held at Attari-Wagah Border as part of I-Day celebrations

The Beating retreat ceremony took place on Saturday (August 15, 2020) at the Attari-Wagah Border as part of India's 74th Independence Day celebrations. 

Aug 15, 2020, 18:48 PM IST

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

National Education Policy will play important role in making India self-reliant: PM Narendra Modi

Education has a crucial role to play in making India self-reliant and prosperous and the new National Education Policy has been introduced with this objective, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday.

Aug 15, 2020, 18:21 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

World leaders extend Independence Day greetings to Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Nepalese Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli, Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, and Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa also greeted Modi on I-Day.

Aug 15, 2020, 17:16 PM IST

Paintings put up in Delhi's Connaught Place to pay tribute to 20 Galwan Valley martyrs on 74th I-Day

It also reflects the scenery of the Galwan valley where Indian Army soldiers are seen guarding the nation at the Line of Actual Control (LAC).

Aug 15, 2020, 17:04 PM IST

All Indian villages will be connected with optical fibre in next 1,000 days: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced that the project to connect India's over six lakh villages with optical fibre network will be completed in the next 1,000 days. Besides, high-speed internet connectivity via submarine optical fibre cable will be extended to Lakshadweep in this period, he said.

Aug 15, 2020, 17:03 PM IST

In a first, LED screens, projectors installed to live stream PM Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech in Srinagar

For the first time in the history of independent India, LED screens and projectors were installed in Srinagar by the Jammu and Kashmir Administration at two locations in Srinagar for live streaming of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech live.

Aug 15, 2020, 16:33 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanks Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu for Independence Day wishes

PM Modi said that India is proud of its increasingly robust ties with Israel.

Aug 15, 2020, 16:15 PM IST

On 74th Independence Day, PM Narendra Modi announces unique health ID for every Indian for easy access to medical services

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday unveiled the ambitious National Digital Health Mission under which every Indian will get a unique health ID that will ease access to medical services and also announced that the country has made plans for mass-producing COVID-19 vaccine once scientists give a green signal.

Aug 15, 2020, 16:07 PM IST

Chinese envoy to India Sun Weidong extends Independence Day greetings, hopes two great nations develop with closer partnership

Sun had recently said in the July issue of the embassy magazine that in any relationship, "there are ups and downs"

Aug 15, 2020, 15:45 PM IST