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R-Day disaster in Kashmir, Mizoram

In Mizoram, in the Northeast, the governor hoisted the flag at an empty ground, with only the security forces present.

28 Jan 2019 1:22 AM

Congress leader’s wife takes jibe at mantri’s speech, stirs row

The minister had fumbled while reading the Republic Day address in Gwalior in MP where she was the chief guest on the occasion on Saturday.

28 Jan 2019 1:00 AM

Singapore President, PM congratulate Indians on Republic Day

The longstanding friendship between Singapore and India continues to expand with each passing year.

27 Jan 2019 11:16 AM

Republic Day: Parade showcases India’s ‘Nari Shakti’

The daredevil acts by bike-borne jawans — a major attraction every Republic Day — also saw the presence of a woman.

27 Jan 2019 7:44 AM

Madhya Pradesh, C’garh ministers ask DMs to read speech, create flutter

A video of the incident has gone viral in social media, causing embarrassment to the state Congress government.

27 Jan 2019 7:04 AM


J&K scribes fume after colleagues barred from event

Kashmir Editors Guild strongly condemned the action of the security grid.

27 Jan 2019 6:52 AM

R-Day parade pays tribute to Mahatma, nation’s diversity diversity

INA veterans, Assam Rifles’ women contingent, biofuel flypast debut in style.

27 Jan 2019 6:45 AM

President’s address takes govt view on grim realities

There was considerable routine incantation of governmental view of things, rather than the harsh realities that ordinary citizens encounter.

27 Jan 2019 2:11 AM

Chhattisgarh CM waives irrigation tax

In his Republic Day address here announced loan waivers of over Rs 200 crore for farmers in Chhattisgarh.

26 Jan 2019 3:59 PM

Women prowess mesmerises crowd at 70th R-Day parade on Rajpath

The all-women Assam Rifles contingent created history this year by participating for the first time in a Republic Day parade.

26 Jan 2019 1:56 PM


Strive to protect, preserve foundational ethics of Constitution: Pranab on R-Day

Mukherjee unfurled national flag at his residence in central Delhi and took the salute from a contingent of CRPF personnel deployed there.

26 Jan 2019 1:52 PM

Freedom fighter’s daughter cries on stage, asks for govt help

Mishra, daughter of Mahesh Nath Mishra said she had not been receiving any benefits from the government and asked for assistance from govt.

26 Jan 2019 12:54 PM

Mizoram Governor addresses empty ground amid Republic Day boycott call

Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan on Saturday addressed an almost-empty ground here on the 70th Republic Day.

26 Jan 2019 12:11 PM

2 militants killed in J&K's Khunmoh area on India's 70th Republic Day

Police official said the search turned into a gun battle after militants opened firing on security forces.

26 Jan 2019 11:22 AM

Republic Day 2019: As parade ends, PM Modi greets crowd at Rajpath

South African Prez Cyril Ramaphosa will be chief guest at the parade, which will be presided by the president of India, Kovind.

26 Jan 2019 8:43 AM


Centre creating hurdles in AAP govts’ work, says Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal and his AAP have accused the BJP-led Central government of creating hurdles in the works of Delhi government.

26 Jan 2019 7:27 AM

In R-day address, Prez Kovind urges people to perform 'sacred act' of voting

President said it will be the first when voters born in the 21st century will contribute to electing a new Lok Sabha.

25 Jan 2019 7:41 PM

Republic Day Sale: 70% discounts on smartphones

Togofogo is also providing 1-years warranty in association with Warranty Bazaar.

23 Jan 2019 4:45 PM

9 men including teenager arrested by Maharashtra ATS for links with ISIS

Certain chemicals, powder, mobile phones, hard drives SIM cards, acid bottle, sharp knives etc were seized during searches.

23 Jan 2019 11:40 AM

Citizenship bill: Mizoram body calls for Republic Day boycott

According to press statement, all govt employees, students and general public would stay away from functions organised on Republic Day.

22 Jan 2019 11:29 AM