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Suhana Khan's Independence Day pic is unmissable! See pic

This year is a season of star kids making their debut in Bollywood.

Aug 16, 2018, 13:30 PM IST

Sudarsan Pattnaik's Independence Day special sand art will make your jaw drop - Watch

Pattnaik took to Twitter to share images and a video to showcase the diverse cultures of India and the bond that unites us all.

Aug 15, 2018, 16:53 PM IST

Independence Day 2018: Visit these places to reminisce about India's freedom struggle

 India's long freedom struggle is etched in history forever.

Aug 15, 2018, 09:16 AM IST

Independence Day 2018: Google honours India with a special doodle

The morning of August 15, 2018, marks the 72nd Independence Day of the nation

Aug 15, 2018, 06:29 AM IST

Independence Day special: Here are some must watch Bollywood films on national spirit!

August 15 - the date itself evokes powerful feelings of patriotism and love for the motherland, India. No matter where you go, the country you were born in will always be special. 

Aug 09, 2017, 16:06 PM IST

Independence Day Special: These Bollywood dialogues will evoke sense of patriotism in you!

Be it films like 'Border', 'Swades' or 'Rang De Basanti', Indian cinema has produced some unforgettable gems.

Aug 15, 2016, 10:23 AM IST

8 promises Modi made on I-Day 2015: Some met, some works-in-progress

Devanik Saha/IndiaSpend/IANS

Aug 13, 2016, 14:52 PM IST

Overwhelming response to Independence Day parade in Chicago

One of the most striking scenes at the India Independence Day parade in Naperville, an affluent Chicago suburb, was watching the Mayor Emeritus leading the parade resplendent in a Rajasthani `pagdi` (turban).

Aug 19, 2015, 11:26 AM IST

Slain jawan Vedmitra's kin to receive ​Rs 10 lakh compensation, accused to be booked under NSA

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to the family of an army jawan who was killed when he confronted eve teasers even as authorities said the accused will be booked under stringent NSA after the incident sparked outrage.

Aug 17, 2015, 00:18 AM IST

PM Modi's silence on civilian killings by Pak unfortunate: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Attacking Narendra Modi, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday said it was unfortunate that the Prime Minister chose to "remain mute" on the killing of civilians in Pakistani shelling on Independence Day instead of giving out a strong message to the neighbouring country.

Aug 16, 2015, 18:13 PM IST

Narendra Modi in UAE: PM visits Sheikh Zayed Grand mosque, meets Indian workers

With terror and investments high on his agenda for talks with the UAE leadership, Narendra Modi on Sunday began his two-day trip to this strategic Gulf nation with a visit to the historic Sheikh Zayed Grand mosque, the world's third largest.

Aug 16, 2015, 16:43 PM IST

Modi escapes rains, Kejriwal doesn't

Nearly four hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation at the Red Fort here on Saturday, heavy rains hit the area in north Delhi. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wasn`t lucky though. He got drenched while giving his first Independence Day address.

Aug 15, 2015, 14:13 PM IST

Efforts to bring down inflation further to continue: Modi

Despite inflation falling to record lows, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today promised to continue the war on prices to bring rates further down as a measure to boost economy and provide relief to the common man.

Aug 15, 2015, 13:44 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee pays homage to martyrs at Amar Jawan Jyoti

PresidentPranab Mukherjee paid homage to the nation's martyrs at the Amar Jawan Jyotihere.

Aug 15, 2015, 12:40 PM IST

'Start up; Stand up India' initiative to create more jobs: PM

The Prime Minister announced the 'Start-Up India' initiative, which would encourage entrepreneurship among the youth of India.

Aug 15, 2015, 11:38 AM IST

Coal auction has curbed corruption: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that around Rs.3 lakh crore will come into the government exchequer from the auction of coal blocks that helped curb corruption.

Aug 15, 2015, 11:02 AM IST

Foreign assets of Rs 6,500 cr disclosed under compliance window: PM

Modi said several important steps including agreements with countries like the US for real time sharing of information on foreign assets have been taken.

Aug 15, 2015, 10:40 AM IST

Sharif greets Modi on India's Independence Day, calls for good neighbourly ties

Pakistan Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif wished Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of India`s 69th Independence Day on Saturday.

Aug 15, 2015, 10:31 AM IST

Andhra CM unfurls national flag on coast in Vizag

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu unfurled the national flag on the sea coast here on Saturday to mark India`s 69th Independence Day.

Aug 15, 2015, 10:20 AM IST

Nitish Kumar seeks special status for Bihar on Independence Day

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday again demanded a special category status for Bihar and said anything less won`t help it to develop.

Aug 15, 2015, 10:16 AM IST