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File photo: Nagaland Assembly.(@MyGovNagaland/Twitter)

'National Anthem played for first time in Nagaland Assembly': Minister

By Alice Yhoshü
UPDATED ON FEB 19, 2021 11:33 PM IST
  • Assembly commissioner and secretary Dr PJ Antony confirmed this, saying that playing the National Anthem was never the convention in the Nagaland Assembly.
Bihar education minister Mewalal Choudhary singing National Anthem in an old video shared by the RJD on Wednesday. (Photo: videograb)
Bihar education minister Mewalal Choudhary singing National Anthem in an old video shared by the RJD on Wednesday. (Photo: videograb)

Mewalal Choudhary doesn’t even know National Anthem, accuses RJD; posts video

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2020 07:07 PM IST
‘Do you have any shame left, Nitish Kumar ji,’ RJD asks posting video where Mewala Choudhary apparently fumbles while singing the National Anthem.
Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar at the Independence Day function at Panchkula’s Parade Ground.(Sant Arora/HT)
Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar at the Independence Day function at Panchkula’s Parade Ground.(Sant Arora/HT)

Tricity buzz: There’s no freedom from coronavirus... or humidity

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2020 03:30 PM IST
Of I-Day celebrations at Panchkula where people forgot about social distancing and MC websites that haven’t been updated
Independence Day celebrations will be limited to unfurling of the National Flag, speech by the administrator and singing of the National Anthem.(HT photo)
Independence Day celebrations will be limited to unfurling of the National Flag, speech by the administrator and singing of the National Anthem.(HT photo)

Chandigarh I-Day celebrations to be low key, without parade, children’s programme

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2020 11:37 PM IST
Ceremonies to be observed are unfurling of the National Flag, guard of honour, singing of the National Anthem, and speech by Badnore, a senior UT official has said
A school student waves the tricolour during Independence Day celebrations, at Bandra's Carter Road in Mumbai.(Pratham Gokhale/HT photo)
A school student waves the tricolour during Independence Day celebrations, at Bandra's Carter Road in Mumbai.(Pratham Gokhale/HT photo)

Live webcast of I-Day ceremony in Mohali

Hindustan Times, Mohali | By HT Correspondent, Mohali
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2020 11:40 PM IST
Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh’s flag hoisting and other programmes will be held at the Shaheed Major Harminderpal Singh (Shaurya Chakra) Government College in Phase-6
Independence day celebrations will be limited to hoisting of the tricolour, march past, address by the chief guest and singing of the National Anthem.(HT Photo/For representation only)
Independence day celebrations will be limited to hoisting of the tricolour, march past, address by the chief guest and singing of the National Anthem.(HT Photo/For representation only)

Low-key I-Day events to be webcast, no large gathering in Mohali

Hindustan Times, Mohali | By HT Correspondent, Mohali
UPDATED ON JUL 28, 2020 05:35 PM IST
No large congregations will be allowed and social distancing norms observed, with celebrations limited to unfurling the National Flag, march past, address by the chief guest, singing of the National Anthem and release of tricolour balloons
Author Harinder Sikka’s novel Calling Sehmat was adapted into Raazi, directed by Meghna Gulzar.
Author Harinder Sikka’s novel Calling Sehmat was adapted into Raazi, directed by Meghna Gulzar.

Letting Meghna Gulzar direct Raazi was the biggest blunder, rues Calling Sehmat author Harinder Sikka

Hindustan Times | By Rishabh Suri, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 25, 2020 06:47 PM IST
Author of Calling Sehmat alleges that director Meghna Gulzar changed the title of the film and didn’t show him the director’s cut, despite contractual obligations. Also adds that lyricist Gulzar, Meghna’s father, forced publishers to delay the launch of his book so that “Meghna received all the attention”.
Tharoor recently lent his voice to a short music video that features an emotional rendition of the Indian National Anthem, Tharoor is strong in his recital of another of Rabindranath Tagore works, “Where The Mind Is Without Fear” which appears towards the end.(Twitter/ Shashi Tharoor)
Tharoor recently lent his voice to a short music video that features an emotional rendition of the Indian National Anthem, Tharoor is strong in his recital of another of Rabindranath Tagore works, “Where The Mind Is Without Fear” which appears towards the end.(Twitter/ Shashi Tharoor)

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti: Shashi Tharoor lends voice for anthem, recites Tagore’s Where The Mind is Without Fear

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2020 03:42 PM IST
Tharoor recently lent his voice to a short music video that features an emotional rendition of the Indian National Anthem, and is strong in his recital of another of Rabindranath Tagore works, “Where The Mind Is Without Fear” which appears towards the end.
Actor Karanvir Bohra says he is teaching his daughters to be secular
Actor Karanvir Bohra says he is teaching his daughters to be secular

Covid-19 doesn't see a difference between Hindu and Muslim: Karanvir Bohra, who teaches his daughters, ‘love is the only religion’

Hindustan Times | By Radhika Bhirani
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2020 07:15 PM IST
The actor says he and his wife Teejay Sidhu have always tried to educate their daughters about the importance of unity in diversity
In the Instagram age, giving young India, contemporary, social media worthy sharing symbols must be encouraged(AP)
In the Instagram age, giving young India, contemporary, social media worthy sharing symbols must be encouraged(AP)

We need patriotism as a unifier in a divisive polity

By Lloyd Mathias
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2020 07:52 PM IST
No one has a monopoly over nationalism, but providing contemporary icons for people to cherish can help bind us
The massive protests against the CAA have brought the Constitution into the public discourse. A demonstrator stands next to a hoarding of the Preamble to the Constitution in Delhi.(REUTERS)
The massive protests against the CAA have brought the Constitution into the public discourse. A demonstrator stands next to a hoarding of the Preamble to the Constitution in Delhi.(REUTERS)

Constitution @ 70: A look at how citizens are reanimating its progressive ideals

Hindustan Times | By KumKum Dasgupta
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2020 06:16 PM IST
As the Constitution completes 70 years, its stirring Preamble continues to inspire Indian citizens
Anti-CAA protesters ended their march after singing national anthem at Jama Masjid.(Twitter)
Anti-CAA protesters ended their march after singing national anthem at Jama Masjid.(Twitter)

Anti-CAA protesters sing national anthem at Jama Masjid, videos make Twitter emotional

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2020 05:33 PM IST
Several videos of Anti-CAA protesters singing ‘Jana Gana Mana’ have found their way onto social media
File image of Shahbaz Nadeem(Sportzpics - IPL)
File image of Shahbaz Nadeem(Sportzpics - IPL)

KXIP’s proposal to BCCI: National anthem before start of every IPL game

New Delhi | By PTI
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 08:31 AM IST
National anthems are usually played before the start of an international game but Wadia feels it should be the norm in the world’s number one cricket league.
Arun Gowda, BV Aishwarya made a video of themselves harassing moviegoers for not standing up for the national anthem.
Arun Gowda, BV Aishwarya made a video of themselves harassing moviegoers for not standing up for the national anthem.

Kannada actors Arun Gowda, BV Aishwarya bully cinegoers for sitting during national anthem: ‘Are you Pakistani?’

Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 29, 2019 07:41 PM IST
Kannada actors Arun Gowda, BV Aishwarya and few others were caught on camera as they harassed some movie goers for sitting throught the national anthem.
Senior congress leader Kapil Sibal judging the debate competition at St John’s School in Sector 26, Chandigarh, on Saturday.(RAVI KUMAR/HT)
Senior congress leader Kapil Sibal judging the debate competition at St John’s School in Sector 26, Chandigarh, on Saturday.(RAVI KUMAR/HT)

Public appointments should be free from politics: Kapil Sibal

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Srishti Jaswal, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2019 12:02 AM IST
He was speaking at the maiden St John’s All India Debate organised by St John’s School in Chandigarh
Pusarla Sindhu reacts during her final women's singles match against Japan's Nozomi Okuhara.(REUTERS)
Pusarla Sindhu reacts during her final women's singles match against Japan's Nozomi Okuhara.(REUTERS)

Couldn’t hold back tears when I saw Indian flag, heard national anthem: PV Sindhu

New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2019 06:40 PM IST
People from all walks of life have congratulated Sindhu for becoming the first Indian to clinch a gold medal at the World Championships.
Old coins at the Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum of Central Asian And Kargil Trade Artifacts. Several communities across India are now setting up their own small community museums to display their historical heritage because they believe that is the best way to preserve their own history and culture for their next generation, and also provide a local context of the artefacts for those who come from outside.(Waseem Andrabi/HT Photo)
Old coins at the Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum of Central Asian And Kargil Trade Artifacts. Several communities across India are now setting up their own small community museums to display their historical heritage because they believe that is the best way to preserve their own history and culture for their next generation, and also provide a local context of the artefacts for those who come from outside.(Waseem Andrabi/HT Photo)

It is time for the world to return India’s cultural artefacts

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 16, 2019 07:41 PM IST
The idea of universal museum sounds good. But artefacts are best preserved when returned to communities which have an ownership claim.
File image of India skipper Virat Kohli.(AFP)
File image of India skipper Virat Kohli.(AFP)

Pro Kabaddi League: Virat Kohli to witness blockbuster Maharashtra derby in Mumbai

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2019 12:45 PM IST
After crashing out of the semi-finals in World Cup, Kohli will next be seen in action in West Indies where India are scheduled to play three T20Is, three ODIs and two Tests.

Kalyan school gets its new student council

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2019 10:24 AM IST
To inculcate leadership qualities in students and to train them in the functioning of administration, BK Birla Public School in Kalyan celebrated its 21st investiture ceremony last week.
Whether it is English or Hindi or any other language, it never hurts to learn a new word or the right usage of something.
Whether it is English or Hindi or any other language, it never hurts to learn a new word or the right usage of something.

A Calmer You, by Sonal Kalra: Whose grammar is it, anyway?

Hindustan Times | By Sonal Kalra, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2019 11:07 AM IST
It never hurts to learn the right usage of words, and this is why.
Akshay Kumar is happy with the response to his latest film Gold.
Akshay Kumar is happy with the response to his latest film Gold.

Akshay Kumar on being ranked 7th highest paid actor in the world: I am forever grateful

Hindustan Times | By Rishabh Suri, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2018 09:28 AM IST
Actor Akshay Kumar, apart from being ranked the richest actors, also talks about his film Gold’s success, and clears the air on the many political rumours surrounding him.
The video of Maulana Zubaid Ansari of madrasa Arbia Ahle Sunnat stopping the children from singing the national anthem during the I-Day function after unfurling of the national flag went viral in the district on Wednesday.(HT file photo)
The video of Maulana Zubaid Ansari of madrasa Arbia Ahle Sunnat stopping the children from singing the national anthem during the I-Day function after unfurling of the national flag went viral in the district on Wednesday.(HT file photo)

3 booked for allegedly stopping children at madrasa from singing national anthem

Mahrajganj | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 16, 2018 05:29 PM IST
One of the teachers has been arrested and a hunt is on to find the remaining two.
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