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Walled City renovation to feature in Delhi’s tableau for R-Day parade

The Sahitya Kala Parishad, under the Delhi government, has invited tenders from firms to “conceptualise, design, fabricate and display” the tableau. A senior Delhi government official said the process to select the firm will start after November 2.
The final design will be sent to the ministry of defence (MoD) for final approval.(AP)
The final design will be sent to the ministry of defence (MoD) for final approval.(AP)
Updated on Oct 24, 2020 01:45 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent, New Delhi

Break the taboo: Celebs support menstrual health via social media

As part of a virtual campaign, Bollywood celebrities have come forth to debunk myths on periods.
To encourage talk on menstrual health, social media users are tying red cloth on their hand and uploading its picture.(Photo: Instagram)
To encourage talk on menstrual health, social media users are tying red cloth on their hand and uploading its picture.(Photo: Instagram)
Published on Aug 30, 2020 10:19 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByRuchika Garg, New Delhi

A personal chronicle of Swachh Bharat Mission | Opinion

As I leave after four-and-a-half years of executing SBM, there are achievements, lessons, and future goals
A worker sweeps an area near a statue of Mahatma Gandhi inside the Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra, an interactive experience centre on the Swachh Bharat Mission, Rajghat, New Delhi, August 11, 2020(PTI)
A worker sweeps an area near a statue of Mahatma Gandhi inside the Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra, an interactive experience centre on the Swachh Bharat Mission, Rajghat, New Delhi, August 11, 2020(PTI)
Updated on Aug 20, 2020 08:28 PM IST
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ByParameswaran Iyer

Offbeat Delhi: These 5 spectacular photowalk tours with your DSLR in the National Capital will surely take your breath away

Is your DSLR and vagabond spirit gathering dust and craves to venture locally in the national capital? Well, we have some good news for those in Delhi and these 5 unexplored breathtaking photowalk destinations are proof!
5 offbeat places in Delhi we bet you’ve not checked out.(Instagram)
5 offbeat places in Delhi we bet you’ve not checked out.(Instagram)
Updated on Aug 19, 2020 09:15 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Delhi | ByZarafshan Shiraz

‘Important to respect, support each other’: China reacts to PM Modi’s Independence Day speech, remarks on ties with India

The foreign ministry was reacting to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech where he talked about strengthening the Indian armed forces and said the country’s territorial integrity is supreme.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, front and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands with leaders at the BRICS summit in Goa, India.(AP/ File photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, front and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands with leaders at the BRICS summit in Goa, India.(AP/ File photo)
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 04:50 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Beijing | BySutirtho Patranobis | Edited by Arpan Rai

PM Modi stresses on women issues

Discussing the role of women in the forces, the prime minister said India is among the countries of the world where women are involved in combat roles in the Navy and the Air Force.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation during the 74th Independence Day celebrations, at Red Fort in New Delhi, Saturday, Aug 15, 2020. (PTI Photo/Atul Yadav)(PTI15-08-2020_000059B)(PTI)
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation during the 74th Independence Day celebrations, at Red Fort in New Delhi, Saturday, Aug 15, 2020. (PTI Photo/Atul Yadav)(PTI15-08-2020_000059B)(PTI)
Published on Aug 16, 2020 02:18 AM IST
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Strong, self-reliant India stands for greater good of world: PM Modi

The PM outlined the contours of this new self-reliant India across all spheres — education, health, agriculture, manufacturing, infrastructure, trade, defence, foreign policy, environment, digital connectivity; for all segments of society — the poor, the middle class, women, young, entrepreneurs, labour; and in all regions — from Kashmir to the North-east, from urban to rural areas.
The PM also reiterated India’s united resolve to defend its sovereignty. He paid tributes to security personnel who lost their lives and said those who had sought to challenge India at either the LAC or Line of Control got a response in the language they understood.(PTI)
The PM also reiterated India’s united resolve to defend its sovereignty. He paid tributes to security personnel who lost their lives and said those who had sought to challenge India at either the LAC or Line of Control got a response in the language they understood.(PTI)
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 12:55 AM IST
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Digital record of health to revolutionise sector

The programme is a part of the government’s National Digital Health Blueprint aimed at using technology to improve health care delivery.
Covid warriors in PPE gear participate in Independence Day celebrations in Kolkata.
Covid warriors in PPE gear participate in Independence Day celebrations in Kolkata.
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 01:02 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByAnonna Dutt

PM hails country’s agriculture sector

The prime minister said his government had freed the country’s agriculture sector by abolishing archaic regulations, which will help to increase famers’ income.
The prime minister said his government had freed the country’s agriculture sector by abolishing archaic regulations, which will help to increase famers’ income. (DPR MOD / HT Photo)
The prime minister said his government had freed the country’s agriculture sector by abolishing archaic regulations, which will help to increase famers’ income. (DPR MOD / HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 12:45 AM IST
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In a 1st, menstruation talk in PM’s Independence Day speech

Since last year, Jan Aushadhi Suvidha Sanitary Napkins are being sold at a subsidised price of Re 1 at 6,550 Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana Kendras across the country.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation during the 74th Independence Day celebrations, at Red Fort in New Delhi, Saturday, Aug 15, 2020. (PTI Photo/Atul Yadav)(PTI15-08-2020_000059B)(PTI)
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation during the 74th Independence Day celebrations, at Red Fort in New Delhi, Saturday, Aug 15, 2020. (PTI Photo/Atul Yadav)(PTI15-08-2020_000059B)(PTI)
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 06:00 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | BySanchita Sharma

Ram temple issue figures in PM Modi’s I-Day address address

On August 5, Modi laid the first brick of the Ram Mandir at a grand “bhoomi pujan” ceremony in Ayodhya, and said the day will stand as a symbol of the commitment of several generations that devoted their lives to the construction of the temple.
A proposed mosque coming up is on a five-acre site outside Ayodhya and is likely to be named after the village of Dhannipur where it is located. (DPR MOD / HT Photo)
A proposed mosque coming up is on a five-acre site outside Ayodhya and is likely to be named after the village of Dhannipur where it is located. (DPR MOD / HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 12:13 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | BySmriti Kak Ramachandran, New Delhi

All villages to be connected with optical fibre in next 1,000 days: PM Modi in Independence Day speech

In the last five years, 1.5 lakh village panchayats have been connected with optical fibre cable, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in his Independence Day address.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation during the 74th Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort in New Delhi.(HT Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation during the 74th Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort in New Delhi.(HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 11:25 PM IST
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Once India gets vaccine, Covid-19 warriors will get first doses: Minister

Interacting with reporters on the sidelines of the Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort here, he also hailed the National Digital Health Mission unveiled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address to the nation.
A health worker adjusts her personal protective equipment (PPE) during a check up campaign for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai.(REUTERS)
A health worker adjusts her personal protective equipment (PPE) during a check up campaign for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai.(REUTERS)
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 08:07 PM IST
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PM Modi rues absence of children at Red Fort during I-Day celebrations

Children are vulnerable to the coronavirus infection and so, in view of the containment measures adopted for the event, they did not take part in the celebrations this year, which were significantly scaled down due to the Covid-19 situation.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation during the 74th Independence Day celebrations, at Red Fort, in New Delhi. (HT Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation during the 74th Independence Day celebrations, at Red Fort, in New Delhi. (HT Photo)
Published on Aug 15, 2020 05:58 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India | Posted by Arpan Rai

Happy Independence Day 2020: Know where the ‘Bharatiya Tiranga’ is made, and all about India’s Flag Code

Ever wondered where India’s national flag is manufactured before it is delivered and hoisted at Red Fort on Independence Day? Read on to know some crucial facts about our Bhartiya Tiranga and Flag Code of India 2002
Facts about India’s tricolour flag(Twitter/@renewablepower5)
Facts about India’s tricolour flag(Twitter/@renewablepower5)
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 03:40 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Delhi | ByZarafshan Shiraz

Happy Independence Day 2020: Real history of Indian flag and significance of its tricolour

Check out the real history behind the evolution of Tiranga or tricolour as the Indian flag is popularly called and what do the saffron-white-green on it truly signify.
National Flag of India hoisted on Independence Day 2020(Twitter/@SaubhagyaPand17)
National Flag of India hoisted on Independence Day 2020(Twitter/@SaubhagyaPand17)
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 12:17 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Delhi | ByZarafshan Shiraz

PM Modi says ready to mass produce Covid-19 vaccine

“Not one, not two, as many as three coronavirus vaccines are being tested in India,” PM Modi said from the ramparts of the Red Fort in the old quarters of Delhi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation as part of the 74th Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort in New Delhi.(PTI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation as part of the 74th Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort in New Delhi.(PTI)
Published on Aug 15, 2020 12:13 PM IST
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Independence Day: DRDO’s anti-drone system guarded Red Fort, had laser to bring down targets

Unprecedented security ring was thrown around the Red Forst from where PM Modi delivered his Independence Day speech, listing his government’s past achievements and presenting the roadmap for the future.
DRDO’s anti-drone system stationed near the Red Fort on Saturday.(ANI Photo)
DRDO’s anti-drone system stationed near the Red Fort on Saturday.(ANI Photo)
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 10:20 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi

Corona warriors have lived the mantra of ‘seva parmo dharma’: PM Modi

Addressing the nation from the ramparts of Red Fort on the 74th Independence Day, the Prime Minister said it is an occasion to remember freedom fighters who laid down their lives for the freedom of the country.
PM Modi referred to the restrictions due to Covid-19 and said that children, the future of the country, were not at present at the celebrations and recalled the tireless contributions of corona warriors.(ANI Twitter)
PM Modi referred to the restrictions due to Covid-19 and said that children, the future of the country, were not at present at the celebrations and recalled the tireless contributions of corona warriors.(ANI Twitter)
Published on Aug 15, 2020 09:39 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByAsian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal

Atmanirbhar Bharat has become a mantra for 130 crore Indians: PM Modi

Addressing the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on 74th Independence Day on Saturday, the Prime Minister said the dream of self-reliance is turning into a pledge.
The Prime Minister said that he was aware of the challenges posed by the competition on the global scale and asserted that the efforts of crores of Indians would provide solutions.(ANI file photo)
The Prime Minister said that he was aware of the challenges posed by the competition on the global scale and asserted that the efforts of crores of Indians would provide solutions.(ANI file photo)
Published on Aug 15, 2020 09:23 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByAsian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal

News updates from Hindustan Times: At 14,000 feet in Ladakh, ITBP personnel celebrate 74th I-Day and all the latest news

Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
The ITBP also released a mashup of the popular patriotic songs sung by its soldiers.(ANI Twitter)
The ITBP also released a mashup of the popular patriotic songs sung by its soldiers.(ANI Twitter)
Published on Aug 15, 2020 08:58 AM IST
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‘Mindset for free India should be vocal for local’: PM Modi pushes for self-reliance in Independence Day speech

The prime minister further said that abilities, confidence and potential of the countrymen will help it realise this dream.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation on Independence Day.(Twitter/@BJP4India)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation on Independence Day.(Twitter/@BJP4India)
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 09:43 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi

From the ramparts of Red Fort, PM Modi says ‘India will realise its dream’: Highlights of PM Modi’s Independence Day speech

On the occasion, the prime minister took to the stage and addressed the nation, paying homage to the contributions of all Indians who won the Independence.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Red Fort on the occasion of 74th Independence Day.(ANI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Red Fort on the occasion of 74th Independence Day.(ANI)
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 02:49 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Sparshita Saxena

‘I bow to martyrs’: Arvind Kejriwal tweets wishes on Independence Day

He tweeted moments before Prime Minister Narendra Modi started his address to the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort. This is PM Modi’s second speech of the second term in office.
File photo of Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal.(PTI)
File photo of Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal.(PTI)
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 07:57 AM IST
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From the ramparts of Red Fort

Over the past 20 years, addresses by prime ministers on Independence Day have focussed on development goals, Pakistan-sponsored terrorism, the importance of Jammu and Kashmir and the bane of corruption.
In Prime Minister’s Narendra Modi’s first speech from the rampart of the Red Fort, he announced a moratorium of 10 years against promoting communal and caste tensions.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)
In Prime Minister’s Narendra Modi’s first speech from the rampart of the Red Fort, he announced a moratorium of 10 years against promoting communal and caste tensions.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)
Published on Aug 15, 2020 07:32 AM IST
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PM Modi’s 74th I-Day speech highlights: ‘Covid-19 is not an obstacle big enough to hamper self-reliant India’s growth’

India is celebrating its 74th Independence Day on Saturday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Rajghat and paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi as the celebrations started. The prime minister then proceeded to the Red Fort where he remembered those who laid their lives for India’s Independence.PM Modi also applauded the grit and resilience of the country’s frontline workers in fight against Covid-19, which has killed thousands in the country. He also stressed on the need to become self-reliant.Seventy-three years of independence from the British rule is being celebrated in a subdued manner due to the coronavirus crisisOver 1,500 “coronavirus winners” who recovered from the disease, are present at the function in a symbol of the citizens’ determination to fight the pandemic and emerge winners.Around 4,000 personnel are on security duty for the function. Read highlights here:

PM Modi at Red Fort(DD National)
PM Modi at Red Fort(DD National)
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 01:53 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com| Edited by Prashasti Singh

PM Modi to address nation from Red Fort on 74th Independence Day

According to a Defence ministry statement, the prime minister will also receive the Guard of Honour contingent, consisting of one officer and 24 men each from the Army, Navy, Air Force and Delhi Police. Major Shweta Pandey will assist the prime minister in unfurling the National Flag.
On his arrival at 7.18 AM in front of the Lahore Gate of the Red Fort, the prime minister will be received by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar.(ANI)
On his arrival at 7.18 AM in front of the Lahore Gate of the Red Fort, the prime minister will be received by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar.(ANI)
Updated on Aug 15, 2020 01:18 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi

NSG snipers, SWAT commandos, kite catchers at Red Fort for I-Day security

A security ring, including NSG snipers, elite SWAT commandos and kite catchers, will be placed around the Red Fort from where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation.
Preparations underway for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, at Red Fort, in Delhi.(Arvind Yadav/HT PHOTO)
Preparations underway for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, at Red Fort, in Delhi.(Arvind Yadav/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Aug 14, 2020 11:28 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India | Posted by Shivani Kumar

Miscreants put up flag with Khalistan written on it on terrace of Moga district administrative complex

While escaping, two youngsters took away the Tricolour; DC says the duo chose a time when employees were arriving for duty so no one suspected them
A policeman putting up a new Tricolour in the Moga district administrative complex after two miscreants took away the National Flag, while police investigate the incident on Friday morning.(HT Photos)
A policeman putting up a new Tricolour in the Moga district administrative complex after two miscreants took away the National Flag, while police investigate the incident on Friday morning.(HT Photos)
Updated on Aug 14, 2020 04:39 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByParteek Singh Mahal

Independence Day amid Covid-19: Defence ministry’s special arrangements for celebrations at Red Fort

Adequate medical booths at four locations have been set up. The booths will cater to any attendee who is detected having symptoms related to Covid-19 during the entry.
An overview of full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort in New Delhi on Thursday, August 13, 2020.(Photo by DPR MOD / HT Photo)
An overview of full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort in New Delhi on Thursday, August 13, 2020.(Photo by DPR MOD / HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 14, 2020 12:38 PM IST
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