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AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi unfurls tricolour in Hyderabad

While unfurling the flag at Old City near Madina Chowk, he was seen singing the national anthem.

15 Aug 2019 3:03 PM

HC dismisses plea to declare 'Vande Mataram' at par with national anthem

The bench said it finds no reason to entertain this petition while exercising its powers under Article 226 of the Constitution.

26 Jul 2019 3:09 PM

Indore civic body stops anthem midway, replaces it with 'Vande Mataram'

According to sources, deliberately disrupting the national anthem or stopping its recital midway invites three years of imprisonment.

13 Jun 2019 11:26 AM

Can we be patriotic the way we want to?

What Smriti Irani and others of her type want us to do for our country begins and ends with crying at the national anthem.

23 Dec 2018 12:10 AM

Back in the days of

It is important to go slow, and take that break, if need bee – to sustain and survive ihe music business.

27 Mar 2018 12:32 AM


Remove 'Adhinayak' from National Anthem: BJP minister

Anil Vij said ‘Adhinayak’ means dictator and in India there is no dictatorship but democracy.

17 Mar 2018 9:06 PM

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

Kerala: Student suspended for disrespecting National Anthem

The members of the Congress-affiliated Kerala Students Union (KSU) filed a police complaint, along with a video, against Aslam.

03 Mar 2018 7:50 AM

True patriotism is embracing differences

Nimrat Kaur talks about what Republic Day means to her.

26 Jan 2018 12:40 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Panel to study national anthem

The panel will be headed by Brij Raj Sharma, special secretary in the ministry of home affairs in charge of border affairs.

14 Jan 2018 12:50 AM


Kajol wants to make movie biz tax free

Kajol wants the entertainment tax to be abolished, but she herself admits that it’s an Utopian dream.

12 Jan 2018 12:10 AM

National anthem not mandatory in cinema halls, rules Supreme Court

Supreme Court modified its order on National Anthem and said it is not mandatory in cinema halls.

09 Jan 2018 1:23 PM

Government takes U-turn over national anthem order

Asks SC to modify directions given to cinema halls.

09 Jan 2018 12:55 AM

National anthem now must in student hostels in Rajasthan

Students will have to sing ‘Jana Gana Mana’ in the morning meeting at 7 am.

29 Nov 2017 6:34 AM

Adnan Sami to sing National Anthem?

The two-day music festival that Adnan is a part of will be held in the D.Y. Patil Stadium on December 2 and 3.

24 Nov 2017 12:06 AM


J&K: FIR filed against 2 students for disrepecting national anthem at college function

'We have taken cognisance of the incident of disrespect of the National Anthem by two students of Badshah University' said DM Choudhary.

23 Nov 2017 5:39 PM

Jaipur mayor makes singing anthem mandatory for staff

The JMC issued an order making it compulsory for the staff to sing the national anthem every morning and Vande Matram every evening.

01 Nov 2017 3:34 AM

Jaipur civic body HQ staff begins day with national anthem

The practice would help in developing the habit of reaching the office on time and staying till the office closes, Mayor Ashok Lahoti said.

31 Oct 2017 4:12 PM

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

No need to sing National Anthem in cinema halls to prove patriotism: SC

Chief Justice Dipak Misra, who headed the bench, hinted that the court itself would modify the order.

24 Oct 2017 1:21 AM