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Farrukh Dhondy | Of ‘patriotism’ & ‘nationalism’: It may be time to do a rethink

In any democratic country today, patriotism ought to mean love for and loyalty to a country that defines itself

06 Mar 2021 4:43 AM

Patriotic Trump: To impeach or not?

Presidents are immune from crimes committed while they are in office but they can be removed through the process of impeachment.

27 Oct 2019 12:05 AM

Developing the patriotism quotient

The patriotism curriculum will encourage children to be proud of their country, according to the AAP leaders.

16 Aug 2019 5:04 AM

Patriotism for sale?

Citizens from all walks of life and professions weigh in on whether the commercialisation of patriotism has watered down the sentiment.

16 Aug 2019 12:02 AM

Bharat poster no 4: Salman Khan-Katrina Kaif set to give patriotic feel in his next

The makers treated the audience with the teaser that gives glimpses into the facades of the film.

18 Apr 2019 1:02 PM


Sena attacks BJP, says patriotism not the monopoly of a single party

Shiv Sena said falsely calling political opponents 'anti-national' is nothing but suppression of freedom of expression.

11 Mar 2019 1:48 PM

Patriotism hasn't even spared skies: Mufti on Air India’s ‘Jai Hind’ directive

The directive comes days after Ashwani Lohani took charge as Chairman and Managing Director of Air India once again.

05 Mar 2019 1:11 PM

Bajrang Dal plans big push for mandir stir

According to Bholendra, secretary of Avadh Prant, the Trishul Diksha programme is held from time to time to inculcate the feeling of patriotism.

13 Nov 2018 12:29 AM

Special Metro trains to spread message of patriotism

Coaches will be covered with photos of freedom fighters, other icons.

14 Aug 2018 6:15 AM

Here's why a West Bengal village stands still for 52 seconds every weekday

People of Abhainagar village in Nadia district stop all work for 52 seconds at 10.50 am every weekday to sing the National Anthem.

17 Mar 2018 5:02 PM


Make religious texts, moral science classes part of syllabus: Maneka Gandhi

Other suggestions made in the meet to ensure value-based education were, vegetarian mid-day meals and saying 'Jai Hind' for attendance.

11 Mar 2018 6:18 PM

True patriotism is embracing differences

Nimrat Kaur talks about what Republic Day means to her.

26 Jan 2018 12:40 AM

True patriotism lies in embracing differences, says Nimrat Kaur

On Republic Day, actress Nimrat Kaur talks about her love for the army and the true essence of patriotism.

26 Jan 2018 12:22 AM

Tee-time in fashion

Singer, designer, actress and golfer Christine Storm is in india to present a golf-inspired fashion collection.

23 Jan 2018 12:20 AM

A test of patriotism

According to filmmaker Sreebala K. Menon, the compulsion to stand up while playing the National Anthem in theatres is not democratic.

28 Oct 2017 12:06 AM


Anthem issue: Caught in a fix?

It takes a mature society to accept that there’s no need for public displays of nationalism and patriotism.

25 Oct 2017 1:06 AM

Don't teach us patriotism, define your Hindutva: Uddhav to BJP

The Sena leader also pointed to the incongruity of the BJP sharing power with the PDP in Jammu and Kashmir.

01 Oct 2017 9:40 AM

Trump-style ‘patriotism’

His tirade against rich, black American athletes may also strike a chord with many who voted for him.

27 Sep 2017 3:18 AM

Independence Day: Experience true sense of freedom at these destinations

These places will help you learn about their relevance in Indian history.

15 Aug 2017 1:51 PM

Mandatory patriotism

In the order on Vande Mataram, the judge has contradicted the stand of the top court that there is no such concept as a national song.

27 Jul 2017 12:00 AM