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national anthem


Karnataka national anthem row: Writer Baraguru Ramachandrappa says it is a satire on 80s’ Congress rule

August 31, 2022 7:03 am

BJP leaders had filed a complaint with Bengaluru Police Commissioner Pratap Reddy against writer Baraguru Ramachandrappa for insulting the national anthem in his novel ‘Bharatanagari’. They said Reddy assured them that suitable action will be taken against Ramachandrappa.

AAP councillor protests during national anthem

March 01, 2022 1:53 am

The AAP councillors raised the issue of increase in parking fee and water tariff charges in Chandigarh. They also raised the issue of the privatisation of UT electricity department, holding placards for the same.

Mumbai court stays proceedings in complaint against Bengal CM for 'disrespecting National Anthem'

February 25, 2022 8:22 pm

A metropolitan magistrate had issued summons to Banerjee to appear before it with regard to the case before March 2 following a complaint filed by a BJP member.

In a first, Meghalaya Assembly session begins with national anthem arranged using Khasi, Garo instruments

September 14, 2021 8:31 pm

Behind the concept of the “indigenous rendition” of the national anthem was Meghalaya Assembly Speaker Metbah Lyngdoh, who felt that a “local twist” would reflect the “true diversity” of the country.

Minister’s deadline over, many Maharashtra colleges yet to begin day with National Anthem

February 21, 2020 2:03 pm

St Xavier’s College at Fort in Mumbai is set to start singing the anthem from Saturday. Principal Dr Rajendra Shinde said the college has managed to set up a public system and beginning Saturday, the anthem will be sung at 8 am every day.

Explained: The importance of December 27 for India's National Anthem

December 27, 2019 7:43 pm

On December 27, 1911, the National Anthem was first sung at the Calcutta session of the Congress. ‘Jana Gana Mana’ was adopted as the country’s National Anthem by the Constituent Assembly of India on January 24, 1950, the last day of its last session.

Bengaluru: Police book family heckled over national anthem in cinema hall

November 07, 2019 9:56 pm

Officers from the Bengaluru City Police said the FIR was filed taking cognizance of the video that went viral, after a "thorough consultation with legal experts".

Watch: Family insulted, sent out of movie hall in Bengaluru for not standing up during national anthem

October 29, 2019 10:08 am

The incident took place on October 23 during the last show for the day of Asuran, a Dhanush-starred Tamil movie.

HC dismisses plea to declare 'Vande Mataram' as national anthem or song

July 27, 2019 9:51 am

“We see no reason to give direction to the respondent (Centre) to declare 'Vande Mataram' as national anthem or national song,” a bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar said.

Man held for not standing up during National Anthem claims case has been dropped

May 11, 2019 7:50 pm

"I am disappointed that no media outlet reached out to me not even once before publishing and branding me as an anti-national who was arrested and let out on bail," Jithin said.