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  India   All India  15 Aug 2019

India, All india, 15 Aug 2019

J&K: Independence Day celebrated in Kulgam, DC Showkat Ajaz Bhat hoists national flag

‘On the occasion, contingents of CRPF, JKP, JKP Ladies Police Group, ITBP, District police band, Home guard participated,’ statement read.

15 Aug 2019 8:10 PM

Martyred soldiers' daughters tie 'rakhis' to Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh

Sonia, who tied 'Rakhi' on Singh's wrist, is the daughter of martyr Constable Raj Kumar of Rakshak Operation in Jammu and Kashmir.

15 Aug 2019 8:07 PM

Telangana: Maoist posters urge people to observe Independence Day as 'black day'

The posters were found lying in the Gandhi Centre area in Cherla Mandal in Bhadradri Kothagudem.

15 Aug 2019 8:02 PM

Women, school students tie rakhi on PM Modi's wrist

The students seemed excited as Prime Minister interacted with them. Differently-abled students also tied rakhi on wrist of Prime Minister.

15 Aug 2019 5:45 PM

Kerala floods: Toll mounts to 104, 36 missing

According to data, a total of 1,75,373 people are staying at 1,057 rescue and relief camps across the state.

15 Aug 2019 5:41 PM


Watch: 12-year-old boy risks life to guide ambulance over flooded bridge in K'taka

The incident occurred near Hirerayanakumpi village in Karnataka's Raichur, earned the boy bravery commendation on Indian Independence Day.

15 Aug 2019 5:04 PM

Will ensure record-time rehabilitation of flood-hit: Maharashtra CM

He was addressing a gathering after hoisting the tricolour on the premises of the Mantralaya, the state secretariat here, on the 73rd I-Day.

15 Aug 2019 3:21 PM

Akbaruddin Owaisi gets court notice on bail cancellation in hate speech case

The court has asked Owaisi as to why the bail should not be cancelled and directed his counsel to file an encounter in the case.

15 Aug 2019 3:10 PM

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

2 students electrocuted ahead of flag hoisting in Gujarat school

The incident took place at the government-run school at Kenpur village in Santrampur taluka where the flag hoisting ceremony was organised.

15 Aug 2019 3:00 PM


Jagan Mohan Reddy hoists tri-colour in Vijayawada, briefs about various schemes

CM Reddy said, 'Freedom struggle is not just mere topic to read in history books instead it is great force that leads us to a good path.'

15 Aug 2019 2:53 PM

Bhagwat hails country's leadership, society for abrogation of Art 370

'Today is the day to remember the sacrifices made for the independence and to resolve for it again,' he said.

15 Aug 2019 2:46 PM

Ram Madhav extends Independence Day greetings from Ladakh

Madhav was accompanied by Ladakh MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal during the Independence Day celebration in the region.

15 Aug 2019 2:45 PM

Uttarakhand: CM extends Independence Day greetings; pays respect to freedom fighters

Under the ‘Mukhyamantri Pratibha Protsahan Yojana’, 25 topper children will also be given scholarship of 50 pc fee in all courses.

15 Aug 2019 2:33 PM

Aim is to make Bengaluru country's Silicon Valley in a 'true sense': Yediyurappa

Karnataka and more specifically Bengaluru had gained a prominent place in the global technology map, Yediyurappa said.

15 Aug 2019 2:31 PM


PM Modi's maiden I-Day address of second term also his second-longest

Independence Day speeches of his predecessor, Manmohan Singh, during his 10 years as Prime Minister were all less than 60 minutes.

15 Aug 2019 1:06 PM

Deserted streets, worried faces: Activists claim situation 'not normal' in Kashmir

Releasing a report on the visit, they alleged that the 'real situation' in Kashmir is different from what is being portrayed.

15 Aug 2019 12:52 PM

Free rides for women in DTC buses from October 29: Arvind Kejriwal

He made the announcement at the Delhi government’s Independence Day event at Chhatrasal Stadium.

15 Aug 2019 12:26 PM

'Will tie rakhi to cows on Raksha Bandhan,' says UP BJP leader Bhukkal Nawab

Nawab had quit the Samajwadi Party to join the BJP last year.

15 Aug 2019 12:13 PM

Video: Ladakh BJP MP Namgyal steals show again, dances on I-Day

Namgyal was greeted with a parade on his return to Ladakh earlier this week.

15 Aug 2019 12:03 PM