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Indians celebrate Independence Day

Soaked in patriotism, Indians marked the country's 71st Independence Day with the tricolour fluttering high and the national anthem reverberating at various spots across the nation. Here’s a......

Yogi govt's diktat to madrassas: Hoist tricolour, sing national anthem

The Uttar Pradesh government has directed all madrassas (Islamic schools) to hold celebrations on Independence Day and videograph the event, according to minority welfare minister Laxmi Narayan......

How netas celebrate Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bandhan is being celebrated with traditional fervour and gaiety across the nation. Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted his wishes to his 32.4 million followers. Several political leaders......

Nothing wrong in celebrating our city, our state

'Opposition to the idea of a state flag has come from the small thinking pseudo-nationalists, who are the ones pushing Hindi-Hindu-Hindustan.''Identifying India wrongly as a one language, one......

How the world celebrated Yoga Day

From Peru's historic citadel of Machu Picchu to the United Nations’ sprawling lawns in New York, yoga mats were spread at iconic landmarks across the world as yoga practitioners today......

Does investing in skilling help the employer?

Generation, a youth employment non-profit, is empowering young people to build thriving, sustainable careers. It also provides employers the highly skilled, motivated talent they need, say Rajat......

Why onion price has hit 8-month high

Traders say prices will remain elevated due to increased demand, lower availability Onion prices saw a remarkable jump, hitting an eight-month high on account of a sharp increase in demand by......

PIX: Amyra, Huma celebrate Neerja's win

Ram Madhvani's Neerja won a National Award for the Best Hindi Feature Film. Its leading lady Sonam Kapoor got a special mention for her work in the film. Quite a few stars attended the......

Priyanka, Salman, Akshay celebrate Independence Day

Here's how Bollywood celebrated Independence Day. Bollywood celebrated 70 years of Independence by telling us what freedom means to them, and posting interesting pictures on social media. Take a......

The Who's Who of the CBFC's new, improved squad

Will this team of 12 change the way films are certified in India? Controversy-ridden Pahlaj Nihalani's recent ouster as chairperson of the Central Board Of Film Certification and Prasoon Joshi's......

'Independence is a state of mind we Indians have not understood'

'Freedom of expression is not a freedom to abuse those who do not agree with you.''It is also about being liberated from prejudices and intolerance.''To me, freedom is the right to be who I am and......

PIX: It's an early Independence Day for Ash

Aishwarya and Aaradhya Bachchan hoist Indian flag in Melbourne. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya celebrated 70 years of Indian Independence in Melbourne, Australia. The......

ISL gets recognition from AFC; India to have 2 national football leagues

IMAGE: Atletico de Kolkata players celebrate after winning the inaugural Indian Super League title in 2014. Photograph: PTI The cash-rich Indian Super League has been finally granted official......

ICC set to scrap World T20 in 2018; next edition in 2020

'The primary reason is there are too many bilateral series happening between member nations.' IMAGE: Team India celebrates with the trophy after winning the ICC Twenty20 World Cup 2007.......

Celebrate Dhoni's birthday as National Helicopter Day?

  India’s One-Day-International captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni celebrates his 35th birthday today, Thursday, July 7. The wicketkeeper-batsman developed his own batting style -- who can......

Sports Shorts: 16-year-old Lakshya wins Bulgaria Open badminton title

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Thursday. Young Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen on Thursday clinched the Bulgaria Open International Series title after notching up a......

Maria Sharapova gets US Open wildcard

Sharapova awarded main draw wildcard at US Open IMAGE: Maria Sharapova celebrates. Photograph: Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images Former world number one Maria Sharapova will make her first Grand......
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Minority histories of the Indian national flag

This week, India celebrates 70 years of independence. The tricolour flag, perhaps the most tangible and potent symbol of freedom from colonial... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/india-news/minority-histories-of-the-indian-national-flag-77751.html
Govt & UGC direct all univs to commemorate martyrs. 'Forced' nationalism?

The Union Human Resources Development (HRD) Ministry and the University Grants Commission (UGC) have directed higher educational institutions to... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/india-news/govt-ugc-direct-all-univs-to-commemorate-martyrs-forced-nationalism-77184.html
That Tricolour you bought at the traffic signal was probably made in China

It was the year 1962. Abdul Gaffar Ansari, now 64 years old, was then a young boy serving as an assistant to his father, a tailor in Delhi's Sadar... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/india-news/that-tricolour-you-bought-at-the-traffic-signal-was-probably-made-in-china-77372.html
RECAPTURING POK

Having followed Lord Mountbatten's cue to take the Kashmir imbroglio to the Unite Nations, Nehru was limited and sequestered in his approach,... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/fc-weekend/inside-story-recapturing-pok
Ganesh Chaturthi to go green

Ganesha Chaturthi festival is poised to go green in the city this year as the National Environment Care Foundation (NECF) is promoting eco-friendly... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/628763/ganesh-chaturthi-go-green.html

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