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Republic Day 2018


Republic Day: ITBP wins best marching contingent trophy

January 29, 2018 4:48 pm

The ITBP tableau, depicting its duties and equipment used along the China border, featured in the parade after 20 years. The force with about 90,000-personnel has won the title 6 times in the past.

Kasganj violence: 49 arrested, Section 144 still in force

January 27, 2018 9:18 pm

Kasganj Violence: Police said, "Chandan Gupta (22) died after being hit on the chest by a bullet and Noushad was admitted to a hospital in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh district after being shot in the leg.

A Republic of Inhospitality

January 30, 2018 12:45 pm

If inclusiveness is the touchstone of a Republic, what is characteristic of India today is how increasingly large constituencies are being excluded from the nation. Muslims and Dalits have been hounded, garroted, and lynched

Republic Day celebrated in South Africa

January 27, 2018 7:35 am

Consul General K J Srinivasa said 2018 also marks the 25th year of the resumption of formal diplomatic relations between India and South Africa

Counselled once, Pune girl held in Kashmir Valley after cops get Republic Day attack alert

January 27, 2018 3:50 pm

Republic Day 2018: A senior police officer in south Kashmir told The Indian Express that they detained the girl on “suspicion” and that “no incriminating material was recovered from her”.

Republic Day parade: Before a dance to remember, long rehearsals, little sleep

January 27, 2018 7:22 am

Republic Day 2018: Dressed in colourful attire, and sporting buns, plaits and parted hair, the children put up a show representing the 10-member countries of ASEAN, whose leaders too were in attendance. 

Congress upset after Congress president Rahul Gandhi assigned sixth-row seat at R-Day parade

January 27, 2018 4:58 pm

Republic Day 2018: Congress communications in-charge Randeep Surjewala said the Modi government’s “cheap politics” was in display when it broke tradition and denied Rahul a front-row seat. Congress sources said the party presidents had always been seated in the front row at the Republic Day Parade.

WATCH: All-woman BSF bikers create history with Republic Day debut; Twitterati beam with pride

January 26, 2018 6:02 pm

As India celebrated the 69th Republic Day, spectators were in for a splendid suprise when a newly raised Border Security Forces’ Women’s Motor Cycle team ‘Seema Bhawani’ made a spectacular debut with their daredevil stunts at the parade.

Indo-ASEAN bonhomie: PM Modi's op-ed published in 27 ASEAN newspapers in 10 languages

January 26, 2018 3:10 pm

Republic Day: Prime Minister Narendra Modi had invited the ASEAN leaders for the India-ASEAN Commemorative Summit and to attend the Republic Day celebrations as chief guests.

India's military might, cultural diversity on display at 69th Republic Day parade where ASEAN leaders are guests

January 26, 2018 2:58 pm

Republic Day 2018: India displayed her military prowess in the parade, with special focus on the Indian Navy and maritime security, which is an important component of New Delhi's engagement with the ASEAN countries.


Republic Day photos from across India

January 26, 2018 10:38 pm

69th Republic Day Parade photos from Rajpath. The Indian armed forces will participate in the parade and showcase their military might. Click here for the latest pictures from India's Republic Day celebrations