rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Independence Day

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Independence Day

  News for Independence Day

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

The man who wants madrassas to fly the tricolour

  'I have seen that many madrassas do not celebrate Independence Day and Republic Day. They don't even invite people for Independence Day celebrations and this is an insult to the nation.'......

No peace at all: 5 killed, 10 injured in Pakistani firing on Independence Day

Five persons, including a teenager were killed and 10 others were wounded in heavy Pakistan shelling in the frontier Poonch district of Jammu region on Saturday. Soldiers take their position as......

Jobs, development, corruption: Buzz words from PM's I-Day speech

On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from the historic Red Fort on the occasion of Independence Day. In his 90-minute long speech, PM Modi covered a whole range of issues......

India celebrates 69th Independence Day

Patriotic fervour swept the nation on Saturday as it celebrated its 69th Independence Day, with chief ministers announcing development initiatives, flagging the challenges ahead and pledging to......

Kejriwal draws flak after students display his name in stadium

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday drew flak over students creating a formation of his name during Independence Day celebrations, soon after which the Aam Aadmi Party government went into......

6 I-Day promises from 2014 that Modi (partially) fulfilled

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered his second Independence Day speech, IndiaSpend and FactChecker reviewed the implementation of key pronouncements he made in his first Independence Day......

Modi's new plans and status of earlier promises

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his maiden Independence Day address, had made several promises to the nation. This year was no different. Business Standard looks at some new promises the PM made......

Foreign airlines join in offering discounts on Independence Day

Indian and global carriers are offering limited period discounted fares to attract flyers from New Delhi on the occasion of the 68th Independence Day. A number of foreign carriers are offering......

Petrol price likely to be cut on Independence Day

Petrol price is likely to be cut on Friday on the back of softening in international rates, Indian Oil Corp, the nation's largest fuel retailer, indicated on Wednesday. "Petrol is a decontrolled......

Modi targeting 24X7 power supply across the country: Possible?

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said his government was targeting to achieve 24X7 power supply across the country by 2022, noting that electricity was key for effective......

PIX: Parineeti, Arjun at India Day Parade in New York

The Bollywood stars lead the India Day Parade in New York.   Arjun Rampal and Parineeti Chopra led the Independence Day celebrations in New York over the weekend.   Arjun was the......

The 24 contest: Win COOL Prizes!

If you loved Jack Bauer, here's your chance to spend Independence Day with him. On television, of course! 24: Live Another Day will be telecast on Indian television on August 15, between 12 noon......

The Indiana Jones contest: Win COOL Prizes!

Television offers a fun spread this Independence Day. You can spend the day watching 24: Live Another Day on AXN, and the Indiana Jones movies on Sony Pix! And win some cool prizes too! Watch......

'I want to make Salman Khan proud'

'I asked Salman Khan, 'What did you see in me?' He said, 'I just saw the confidence and the spark in you'.' 'I want to make Salman Khan proud. That's most important for me because he's shown so......

'The younger generation is not materialistic'

Koratala Siva has come a long way since he first rose to fame with Mirchi, the Prabhas starrer action drama that he had scripted and directed. Before turning to direction, Siva had written......

PGA Championship: Indian golfer Lahiri in record books on Independence Day

In prime form, India’s Lahiri in sight of spot at the Presidents Cup after an opening two-under 70 at Whistling Straits followed by a six-birdie 67 to conclude the storm-delayed second round......

PHOTOS: Sportsmen celebrate India's Independence Day

Rediff.com brings how the sportsmen celebrated India’s 69th Independence Day India's captain Virat Kohli and Team Director Ravi Shastri hoist the national flag in Sri Lanka. Photograph:......

Advani and co. make India proud on I-Day!

It was a win-win situation for the Indian cue sport on the occasion of Independence Day as the Pankaj Advani-led India B secured a gold while India A bagged a silver in the inaugural World......
  Videos for Independence Day
independence day video
independence day video
independence day video
independence day video
independence day video
independence day video
independence day video
independence day video
independence day video
  Web results for Independence Day
Government officials to give corporates run for their money?

Government officials, from seniormost ones to class IV employees, will soon give their all to compete with the corporate sector, as the state is... ...

http://www.asianage.com/mumbai/government-officials-give-corporates-run-their-money-526
‘Class act’ by PM, President on eve of Teachers’ Day

Narendra Modi and Smriti Irani during a function on eve of the Teacher's Day, at Manekshaw Centre in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI) Students to get... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/india/class-act-pm-president-eve-teachers-day-492
'Suicidal tendencies highest among people aged 20-34'

Work pressure and relationship crises are pushing youngsters over the edge. Suicidal tendencies are the highest among people in the age group of 20... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/499177/suicidal-tendencies-highest-among-people.html
Teachers Day Saluting a visionary teacher Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

Guru Brahma, Guru Vishnu, Guru Deva Maheswara; Guru sakshat Param Brahma, Tasmei Sri Gurave Namah Teacher guides us towards the success in every... ...

http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/page/items/56080/teachers-day-saluting-a-visionary-teacher-dr-sarvepalli-radhakrishnan
Accidental musician

It wouldn't be wrong if we say Jose Neil Gomes is a prodigy. After all it is not everyday that we come across a person who can play some 20-odd... ...

http://www.navhindtimes.in/accidental-musician/

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


independence day
Independence Day

Independence day of India greetings...
494 Followers

independence day
HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY

HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY
16 Followers

independence day
Independence Day Quotes

Independence Day Quotes. Best quotes...
16 Followers

independence day
Independence Day Special

Indian Independence Day Special....
10 Followers

independence day
Independence Day Quiz

Indian Independence Day quiz...
116 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z