Friday, Dec 09, 2022

indian independence day


India at 75: Country to soon get a 'nationalistic' Bharat font 'rooted in Indian-ness'

August 17, 2022 6:50 pm

The font has already been tested with consumer groups for readability. Initially, it will have to be downloaded from a digital link, but later, one will be able to use it on both computers and mobile phones

What the West gets wrong about India even after 75 years of independence

August 17, 2022 12:28 pm

Stereotypes continue to dictate India’s portrayal in western pop culture, but it’s so much more than stale cliches.

Independence Day 2022: How to add, send stickers on WhatsApp

August 15, 2022 10:47 am

Here's how you can download and add Independence Day stickers to WhatsApp.

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

India@100: A digitally-powered and sustainable innovation hub

August 15, 2022 8:51 am

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw writes: By 2047 India could become a knowledge economy powered by cutting-edge research. Inclusivity and increasing participation of women hold the key

Independence Day celebrations: CIDCO holds sapling plantation programme

August 14, 2022 1:36 am

As part of the celebrations it has also organised several programmes, including Har Ghar Tiranga campaign.

New podcast series highlights the cultural connect between India and Pakistan

July 18, 2022 6:05 pm

In each episode, the interviewee will share anecdotes and their experience with regard to the changes they have seen in India and Pakistan, and how they derive inspiration from their counterparts from across the border

'Green Triangle' named after Mahatma Gandhi inaugurated in Madagascar's capital as part of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav

March 17, 2022 11:27 am

Mayor of Antananarivo Naina Andriantsitohaina and India's Ambassador to Madagascar Abhay Kumar inaugurated the green space on Wednesday at a special ceremony in Madagascar's capital Antananarivo.

NCC cadets meet their idols from Tokyo Olympics

August 16, 2021 8:55 am

Some got lucky and managed to take selfies with the Olympians.

23 Delhi cops get medals for services

August 16, 2021 8:52 am

The 23 officers who received medals from senior Union Ministry officials have been appreciated for their services to the Delhi Police and other agencies in the last few years.


On Kashmir, Modi invokes Vajpayee. Says using bullets is not the way forward

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

Modi also spoke about reduced instances of violence in northeast India and gave credit to the Army, Centre and state governments for repealing of AFSPA in Tripura, Meghalaya and parts of Arunachal Pradesh. See more:

Independence Day Special: India Of My Dreams

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

As India gears up for its 72nd Independence Day, we ask what is their dream for a better India. From affordable education to safety for women, presenting the wishlist for a brighter India.