Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

India @ 75


Shailaja Chandra writes: Where there is no inequality

November 23, 2022 1:16 pm

I dream of an India more open-minded and egalitarian, where the walls of caste and class have broken down, writes Shailaja Chandra.

Play: The Independence Day Crossword Puzzle!

October 19, 2022 4:33 pm

How well do you remember India’s freedom movement? Find out by solving this unique, themed word game.

'Corruption, nepotism two major challenges before India': Top quotes from PM Modi's Independence Day 2022 address

August 15, 2022 10:09 am

At 7.30 am, he unfurled the national flag and addressed the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort.

Towards an India where women lead

August 16, 2022 4:27 am

Santishree Dhulipudi Pandit writes: Women’s emancipation and empowerment need to be first fought for at the level of ideas and narratives. It is at the level of the mind and intellect where the real battle for us lies, from now to India at 100

Independence, Partition & Punjab Boundary Force

August 15, 2022 6:40 am

The PBF was given the responsibility of disturbed areas comprising Sialkot, Gujranwala, Seikhupura, Lyallpur, Montgomery, Lahore, Amritsar, Gurdaspur, Hoshiarpur, Jullunder and Ferozepur districts.

India, Pak at 75: With love and hurt, letters from both sides of the border narrate lingering Partition pain

August 15, 2022 11:35 am

75 years after India and Pakistan became two separate countries, The Indian Express revisits the tragedy of Partition, and takes a look at letters written by migrants from both sides of the border, now compiled in a book --- "Chitthi Sarhad Paar Se" -- released both in India and Pakistan

MHA awards medals to 84 state police personnel

August 15, 2022 7:23 am

Among the 42 personnel awarded with the gallantry medal, 41 belong to the police force of Gadchiroli.

Past imperfect, they dream of better future

August 15, 2022 12:54 am

These women and men recount the defining moments of a new chapter in their lives, a long and eventful journey that began with freedom. Against all odds, their hope is to build bridges between nations, as they relive the acts of kindness and generosity beyond borders.

India@75: As we celebrate the nation, we must also reflect on the mixed nature of our democracy

August 13, 2022 8:34 am

Suhas Palshikar writes: The individual as a political unit finds herself, and her rights, dwarfed by an expanding state and faltering institutions.

Centre to organise exhibitions in 75 cities to showcase India's achievements in science and technology

February 22, 2022 12:31 pm

The first event in a series of lectures and demonstrations will focus on ancient India's contribution to mathematics.