indian independence day news


Latest from indian independence day

India needs to be capable to enlighten the world, says RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

Mohan Bhagwat emphasized on strengthening India's capabilities based on its cultural attributes and abilities in his Independence Day speech at Bengaluru.

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat addresses the gathering after hoisting the national flag on Independence Day in Bengaluru on Tuesday.(ANI)
Published on Aug 16, 2023 08:12 AM IST
ANI | | Posted by Yamini C S

Ukranian singer booked for allegedly disrespecting tricolour at Pune event

Uma Shanti, the front woman of Shanti People, which mixes EDM with Vedic mantras, was performing at a Pune event on the eve of Independence Day.

Uma Shanti has been booked for disrespecting the tricolour
Published on Aug 15, 2023 08:36 PM IST

Excerpt: Unknown Heroes of India’s Freedom Struggle

On India’s Independence Day, a new anthology from Tulika Graphix reminds us of many unsung freedom fighters. This extract is from Demati Dei Salihan's story

Tulika Graphix (Courtesy the publisher)
Updated on Aug 15, 2023 06:33 PM IST
ByP Sainath

From Shilpa Shetty to Allu Arjun: How stars celebrated Independence Day

Bollywood stars, television stars and even celebrities from Telugu, Tamil and other film industries dressed up in white, orange and green to celebrate I-Day.

Shilpa Shetty, Gurmeet Chaudhary and Allu Arjun celebrated Independence Day with their families.
Published on Aug 15, 2023 03:40 PM IST

Compassionate leadership enables equitable health care access

This article is authored by Swati Piramal, vice chairperson, Piramal Group.

Independence Day 2023(Twitter/@Tamizhachi_Offl)
Published on Aug 15, 2023 01:00 PM IST
ByHindustan Times

Independence Day 2023: Alia, Deepika Padukone, Hrithik Roshan, others celebrate

The 77th Independence Day is being celebrated today, August 15. Here's how celebs, including Malaika Arora, Deepika Padukone, and others are marking the day.

Alia Bhatt, Deepika Padukone, Hrithik Roshan, Kiara Advani, Malaika Arora and others wish Happy Independence Day 2023. (Instagram)
Updated on Aug 15, 2023 02:37 PM IST

Independence Day 2023: Busker’s rendition of Teri Mitti in London goes viral

Indian Independence Day 2023: A busker delivered a live performance on the streets of London ahead of the 77th I-Day.

Independence Day 2023: Vish singing Teri Mitti on the streets of London. (Instagram/@vish.music)
Published on Aug 15, 2023 09:51 AM IST

Independence Day 2023: Netizens celebrate India’s freedom

Independence Day 2023: This year’s celebration is centered around “Nation First, Always First” as part of the larger “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” festivities.

Independence Day 2023: Twitter is flooded with wishes as India celebrates its 77th Independence Day. (Twitter/@Tamizhachi_Offl)
Published on Aug 15, 2023 08:51 AM IST
ByTrisha Sengupta

PM Modi reacts to Grammy-winner Ricky Kej’s rendition of Indian National Anthem

Taking to Twitter, Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrote, “Wonderful. It will certainly make every Indian proud.”

Ricky Kej
Updated on Aug 16, 2023 08:13 AM IST

Independence Day 2023: Iconic slogans by freedom fighters we still remember

On our 76th Independence Day, here's the compilation of some of the memorable slogans by freedom fighters that inspired people at large.

Slogans during those times united, inspired and instilled a sense of patriotism in people to fight for their independence. (Freepik)
Updated on Aug 15, 2023 09:39 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Happy Independence Day 2023: Best wishes, images, quotes and patriotic messages

Independence Day 2023 falls on August 15. Here are wishes, images, quotes, greetings and messages to share with loved ones to mark this day.

Here are Happy Independence Day best wishes, images, quotes, patriotic messages and greetings to share on August 15. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Aug 15, 2023 07:21 AM IST

Independence Day 2023: Theme, history, significance and celebrations

India celebrates its 77th Independence Day on Tuesday, August 15, 2023. Know the theme, history, significance and celebration of this day.

Know the theme, history, significance, and celebrations of Independence Day 2023. (Photo by Naveed Ahmed on Unsplash)
Updated on Aug 15, 2023 07:56 AM IST

I-Day: 1800 people invited as special guests, selfie points installed in Delhi

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lead the Nation in celebrating the 77th Independence Day from the iconic Red Fort in Delhi on August 15, 2023.

According to the release, 75 couples from each State/Union Territory, in their traditional attire, have also been invited to witness the ceremony at Red Fort. (AFP)
Updated on Aug 14, 2023 07:48 AM IST

Independence Day quiz: What was the day on Aug 15 on which India got freedom?

Independence Day Quiz 2023: The design featured eight white lotuses, the words "Vande Mataram" in Devanagari script, a crescent moon, and a sun.

Independence Day: People participate in Tiranga Yatra ahead of 77th Independence Day celebrations.(PTI)
Updated on Aug 14, 2023 10:41 AM IST

Independence Day 2023: 6 amazing DIY tricolour art and craft ideas kids can try

Check out some amazing art and craft ideas that will encourage children to express their creativity while commemorating the essence of Independence Day.

A wonderful way to celebrate Independence Day is through art and craft, where young minds can explore their imagination while creating vibrant tributes to the nation's flag.(Instagram )
Published on Aug 13, 2023 03:53 PM IST

Uttarakhand woman invited to Independence Day event. She sent 'chutney' to PM

Independence Day 2023: The initiative to invite people from all walks of life has been taken by central government in line with its vision of ‘Jan Bhagidari’.

Independence Day: During the visit, the special guests will also get an opportunity to visit the National War Memorial.(HT Gallery)
Updated on Aug 13, 2023 02:09 PM IST

Independence Day 2023: Delhi police issues traffic advisory - Check details

PM Modi is scheduled to address the nation on the occasion from the ramparts of the historic Red Fort in Delhi on the Independence Day.

Police reviewing security arrangement ahead of the Independence Day on August 15. (Representative image)
Published on Aug 13, 2023 01:29 PM IST

Delhi Police issues traffic advisory ahead of Independence Day celebrations

As per the advisory, the area around Red Fort will experience road closures for the public from 4am to 11am on Sunday.

Delhi police personnel near the India Gate(Agencies)
Published on Aug 12, 2023 05:22 PM IST

Independence Day 2023: 5 best ways to teach kids about the importance of I-Day

Celebrate this Independence Day by instilling a sense of patriotism and historical awareness in children through these fun and creative activities.

Introducing children to the significance of Independence Day can be a wonderful opportunity to instil a sense of patriotism. (Wire photo)
Updated on Aug 11, 2023 07:02 PM IST

77th Independence Day: This village in K'taka makes official Indian flags

KKGSS is an official and only certified manufacturing unit of Indian flags, predominantly run by women khadi weavers.

77th Independence Day: This village in K'taka makes official Indian flags(HT Gallery)
Published on Aug 11, 2023 04:16 PM IST

Independence Day 2023: Best tri-colour tattoo ideas to showcase patriotism

Get ready to celebrate the 77th Independence Day on August 15 this year with these unique tri-colour-inspired tattoo ideas to showcase your patriotic fervour.

A tri-colour tattoo is an amazing way to showcase your patriotism and love for your country on Independence Day.(Instagram )
Updated on Aug 11, 2023 03:03 PM IST

Independence Day 2023: Will India celebrate its 76th or 77th I-Day this year?

As Independence Day approaches, there is significant confusion regarding whether India will celebrate its 76th or 77th I-Day this year. Read on to find out.

Independence Day is celebrated across India with great enthusiasm and patriotism on August 15 every year. (Still Pixels)
Updated on Aug 15, 2023 08:25 AM IST

WATCH: 800 Karnataka school kids form 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' logo

Government school children in Bidar district of Karnataka came together to form the logo of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav in a captivating video.

800 children participated in the logo formation to pay a tribute to 75 years of India's independence.
Updated on Aug 18, 2022 02:01 PM IST
ByYamini C S | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan

Sanjana Sanghi shares memories of her travels through India on Independence Day

Sanjana Sanghi has shared throwback pictures while travelling across India, on the occasion of 75 years of India’s independence. She is proud of her country and amazed by its people, diversity and warmth.

Sanjana Sanghi is feeling proud of India's diversity, kind hearted people and warmth on the occasion of Independence Day. 
Published on Aug 16, 2022 02:40 PM IST

Wishes pour in for India on Independence day

Global leaders led by US President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron congratulated the people of India on Monday -- the 75th anniversary of Independence -- as they vowed to further strengthen ties with the country.

Updated on Aug 16, 2022 04:54 AM IST
By, New Delhi

‘India by right enjoys...': Vladimir Putin's message on Independence Day

Russian President Vladimir Putin hailed India's ties with his country, saying it is developing in the “spirit of a privileged strategic partnership”.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin. (AP) (File Photo)
Published on Aug 15, 2022 08:29 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi

‘75 glorious years’: Dhoni to Kohli, wishes pour in on Independence Day

From a reticent MS Dhoni to the lively David Warner, India's 76th Independence Day resonated across the globe with overseas players also joining the celebration

MS Dhoni (R) with Virat Kohli(ANI)
Updated on Aug 15, 2022 05:49 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Dengue-stricken Kangana Ranaut celebrates Independence Day with cannula in arm

Kangana Ranaut shared a message on India's 76th Independence Day on Monday. She also shared a video of herself with the national flag.

Kangana Ranaut wishes her fans on 76th Independence Day.
Published on Aug 15, 2022 02:34 PM IST

Independence Day 2022: PM Modi says 5G services will start in India soon

“Now we are stepping towards the era of 5G... won't have to wait for long. We are taking optical fibre to every village. I have full knowledge that the dream of Digital India will pass through villages,” PM Modi said addressing the nation on 76th Independence day.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the Nation on the occasion of 76th Independence Day from the ramparts of Red Fort. (ANI Photo/PIB)
Published on Aug 15, 2022 02:11 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Singh Rahul Sunilkumar

What the West gets wrong about India

To commemorate India's Independence Day, DW's Seerat Chabba unpicks common stereotypes and tropes that she's come across in conversations and pop culture.

India celebrates 75 years of independence on August 15, 2022 (Amit Dave/REUTERS )
Updated on Aug 15, 2022 02:11 PM IST
By, Delhi
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
Story Saved
Live Score
Saved Articles
My Reads
My Offers
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Friday, September 29, 2023
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Register Free and get Exciting Deals