Tag: Independence Day

Pakistan’s auto sales fall 6.4% in current fiscal year’s first two months

Islamabad: Pakistan's auto sector sales contracted for the first time since the fiscal year of 2014-15 (excluding taxi scheme) during…

PM Modi’s Independence Address: A Fact-Check

Like every year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from the Ramparts of Red Fort on the Independence Day.…

Delhi: 2 held for burning religious texts at India Gate

New Delhi: The police on Saturday arrested two people for burning sacred books at India Gate on August 15. They…

Shahi Imam foils bid to trigger communal riots on Independence Day

New Delhi: Amidst polarisation efforts in the country, Shahi Imam Jama Masjid and his staff foiled a big conspiracy to…

BJP leader claims to unfurl tricolor at Jama Masjid, video shows something else

NEW DELHI: On 72nd Independence Day, Indians, regardless of their religion participated in the celebration of freedom with great joy, but…

Shocking! Newborn rescued from drain

Geeta, a Chennai resident was alerted early morning by a milkman about a sound coming from a nearby stormwater drain…

Square Yards targets USD 100 mn sales at Independence Day mega carnival across 16 cities

Gurugram: In what can be called the biggest property buying extravaganza, India's largest PropTech player, Square Yards will be helping…

3 killed in Pakistan I-Day celebrations

Islamabad: At least three people were killed and over 45 injured in different incidents of aerial firing and firework displays…

UK returns stolen 12th century Buddha statue to India on I-Day

London: 12th Century statue of Lord Buddha which was stolen from India some 57 years ago was returned by the…

KJo celebrates Independence Day with ‘his world’

New Delhi: While the entire nation is engulfed in the spirit of patriotism as India is celebrating its 72nd Independence…

Celebrate pride and honor with ‘Paltan’ this I-Day

New Delhi: On the occasion of India's 72nd Independence Day, makers of 'Paltan' unveiled a new poster celebrating India's pride…

Mayawati trashes PM’s I-Day speech as ‘uninspiring’

Lucknow: BSP chief Mayawati on Wednesday termed the Independence Day speech of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi as "lacklustre…

Israel extends Independence Day wishes to India

Jerusalem: Israel wished India on the occasion of 72nd Independence Day in different Indian languages. The State of Israel's official…

UAE congratulates India on I-Day

Abu Dhabi: United Arab Emirates (UAE) President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan sent a message of congratulations on Wednesday…

Sharif celebrated I-Day with jail inmates

Islamabad: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif celebrated the nation's Independence Day in the Rawalpindi Central Jail on Tuesday with…

Independence Day: India-Pak security forces exchange sweet at Attari-Wagah border

Punjab: Border Security Forces (BSF) and Pakistani Rangers exchanged sweets at Wagah-Attari border to mark India's 72nd independence day. A…

India-Pak security forces exchange sweet at Attari-Wagah border

Atttari-Wagah (Punjab): Border Security Forces (BSF) and Pakistani Rangers exchanged sweets at Wagah-Attari border to mark India's 72nd Independence Day.…

Amit Shah looses the string while hoisting the national flag, Congress hits back

The Congress took a jibe at the BJP after the national flag which was hosted on the occasion of independence…

PM Modi’s last speech was shallow and insignificant: Surjewala

New Delhi: Criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech on the occasion of the 72nd Independence Day, Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala…

Fiji celebrates India’s Independence Day

Suva: Fiji was the first place where the Indian national flag was hoisted on the occasion of the 72nd Independence…