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Raja Karthikeya | The secret in 'Jana Gana Mana'

Tagore was apparently asked by a British friend to write a eulogy to King George V during his visit to India in 1911

25 Jan 2022 4:45 PM

Chhattisgarh's official song to play after Vande Mataram for commencement of Assembly

Chhattisgarhi song 'Arpa Pairi Ke Dhaar, Mahanadi he apaar' has been announced as the state's official song.

22 Nov 2019 10:25 AM

Delhi HC defers plea seeking equal status to 'Vande Mataram' as national anthem

The petitioner said that it is unfortunate that the country does not have a national policy to promote and propagate the national anthem.

23 Jul 2019 5:23 PM

Plea in Delhi HC for equal status to 'Vande Mataram' as that of national anthem

The plea is likely to be heard on Tuesday.

22 Jul 2019 12:53 PM

Will send those to Pak who don't chant 'Vande Mataram': BJP MLA Surendra Singh

Earlier, BJP MLA had said that UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi like Sapna Chaudhary was also in the same profession (of dancing) in Italy.

27 Apr 2019 12:21 PM


Days of lantern in Bihar over, says Modi

Praises Nitish govt, says electricity has reached every corner of state.

26 Apr 2019 3:02 AM

Bihar: Muslim teacher attacked for not saying ‘Vande Mataram’ on Republic Day

The District Education Officer, however, said that he has not received any complaint yet.

07 Feb 2019 10:17 AM

‘Vande Mataram’ with marching police band in Kamal Nath’s Madhya Pradesh

At 10:45 am on first working day of every month, a police band will play tunes that encourage patriotic feelings during their march.

03 Jan 2019 4:58 PM

Will give new look to ‘Vande Mataram’, says MP CM Kamal Nath

Slamming the BJP over the issue, Nath told reporters, 'I feel that it is wrong to do politics on ‘Vande Mataram’.'

02 Jan 2019 6:01 PM

Those who sing Vande Mataram are anti-India: Prakash Ambedkar

'If I sing Jana Gana Mana, I'm anti-India; if I sing Vande Mataram, I'm true Indian? Who are you to give these certificates?' Ambedkar said.

24 Oct 2018 9:05 AM


Students punished for singing Vande Mataram in college

Principal of the college, Majid Nasir, however, claimed that the complaint was a conspiracy to defame the institution.

07 Oct 2018 12:16 AM

Vande Mataram cut short by Cong, says Amit Shah

At the programme Mr Shah also met a section of intellectuals who included eminent writers and academicians.

28 Jun 2018 5:50 AM

Tension grips Jamia after rally against Jinnah

Varsity students allege most of protesters were outsiders.

10 May 2018 6:16 AM

‘Won’t stand up to Vande Mataram’

BSP mayors protested against the song at swear-in ceremony.

13 Dec 2017 2:11 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


The ugly truth

The sanitation and conservancy workers in the country have the first right to say Vande Mataram”.

18 Sep 2017 3:07 AM

Don’t chant ‘Vande Mataram’ if you insult Bharat Mata, says Modi

Sanitation and cleaning workers have the first right to say Vande Mataram, says PM.

12 Sep 2017 2:06 AM

National song row rocks Aurangabad

The AIMIM leader added, “We will seek an explanation from one of our corporators who did not stand when the song was being sung.”

20 Aug 2017 1:37 AM

Vande Mataram debate rocks House yet again

The decision was taken during the BMC’s general body meeting earlier that day.

12 Aug 2017 1:28 AM

Maharashtra Assembly rocks over Vande Mataram chant

After a brief uproar on the issue, speaker Haribhau Bagade appealed to the MLAs to calm down.

29 Jul 2017 2:04 AM