Friday, Dec 09, 2022

Independance day


The many socio-cultural and political processes that led to India's freedom

August 14, 2021 8:51 am

Dr Rakesh Sinha writes: We must go beyond certain institutionalised ideas and icons to understand our anti-imperialist struggle.

Chandigarh: Traffic police announce slew of road restrictions for Independence Day around Sector 17

August 14, 2021 12:31 am

The advisory said certain road stretches around Parade Ground, Sector 17 shall remain closed from 6.30am onwards on August 15 till the time the function at the Parade Ground gets over.

Ahead of independence day, govt invites videos of people singing the national anthem

August 10, 2021 1:50 pm

The official YouTube page of MyGov India also shared a video titled 'Let Us Sing The National Anthem', giving step-by-step details about the government initiative.

Independence Day 2020: Mindful indoor activities for kids

August 15, 2020 11:34 am

Learning about freedom fighters and India's struggle for independence can have a good influence on children and teach them to support others, while allowing them to find their strengths.

PM Modi: India will soon have a new cyber security policy

August 15, 2020 11:20 am

During today's Independence Day speech, PM Modi announced India will soon introduce a new cyber security policy.

1,000 days, 6 lakh villages: Every Indian village to be connected with optical fibre

August 15, 2020 2:14 pm

In Independence Day speech, PM Modi said in the upcoming 1000 days nearly 6 lakh Indian villages will be connected with optical fibre.

Keep I-Day function low-profile, invite Covid-19 warriors: MHA advisory to UT Administration

July 24, 2020 10:04 am

Sources said large cultural programmes involving schoolchildren this time will be avoided, senior citizens will not be invited.

Independence Day 2018: Kasturba, more than just Mahatma Gandhi’s wife

August 15, 2018 5:30 pm

Happy Independence Day 2018: Kasturba had fought alongside Gandhiji for India’s independence, took part in many protests and was even sent to jail. She was a kind and helpful soul who took care of the villagers’ needs.

Freedom from budget: Best flagship smartphones to buy in India in August 2018

August 15, 2018 3:22 pm

This Independence Day, let’s free our mind from budget constraints and look at the best flagship smartphones we can buy in India from Apple iPhone X to OnePlus 6.

Independence Day 2018: Famous quotes from freedom fighters

August 15, 2018 9:39 am

Independence Day 2018: On August 15, we remember our iconic freedom fighters, who were instrumental in reinstating Swaraj or self-rule in the country after being ruled by the British for nearly 200 years.


Independence Day 2020: The idea of freedom through the lens of youngsters

August 15, 2020 8:59 am

The word 'independence' means different things to different people. On the occasion of Independence Day this year, we asked some youngsters what the day means to them, if they truly feel free, and what they wish to change about their life.