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Recipe: Tri-Colour Phirni or Mawe aur Mewa ka Pulao? Pick your dessert for Monday(Chef Hari Ballabh Singh from Ozen Reserve Bolifushi)

Recipe: Tri-Colour Phirni or Mawe aur Mewa ka Pulao? Pick your Monday dessert

By Zarafshan Shiraz, Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2021 06:28 PM IST
  • Desserts are edible love and what better to nurse Monday blues than with not one but two dessert recipes? You can’t cook happiness but you can certainly whip up Tri-Colour Phirni or Mawe aur Mewa ka Pulao and that’s kind of the same thing. Check out their recipes inside
Speaking about renaming the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, Congress leader Rameshwar Oraon said that what BJP is doing is "dangerous."
Speaking about renaming the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, Congress leader Rameshwar Oraon said that what BJP is doing is "dangerous."

If BJP has its way, saffron will be hoisted in place of tricolour: Cong leader

ANI | | Posted by Sharangee Dutta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 21, 2021 03:03 PM IST
  • Jharkhand Congress president and state finance minister Rameshwar Oraon made the remarks while speaking on the recent announcement by PM Narendra Modi to rename the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award as Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award.
The principal of a primary school in Ballia (UP), has been suspended for allegedly not following norms for hoisting the national flag on Independence Day, officials said on Tuesday. (Representative image)(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
The principal of a primary school in Ballia (UP), has been suspended for allegedly not following norms for hoisting the national flag on Independence Day, officials said on Tuesday. (Representative image)(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

UP school principal suspended for not following norms for hoisting tricolour

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON AUG 17, 2021 01:07 PM IST
UP: School principal suspended for not following norms for hoisting tricolour on I-Day
The government had relaxed a number of coronavirus-induced restrictions, including the cap on gatherings, for Independence Day celebrations. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)(AP)
The government had relaxed a number of coronavirus-induced restrictions, including the cap on gatherings, for Independence Day celebrations. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)(AP)

Burhan Wani's father hoists Tricolour, no internet snag: I-day firsts for J&K

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Ayshee Bhaduri | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 15, 2021 08:21 PM IST
  • For the first time in Jammu and Kashmir, every government school hoisted the tricolour on Independence Day
People can also view the lighting virtually at One World Trade Center, One Bryant Park and One Five One. (Bloomberg File Photo)
People can also view the lighting virtually at One World Trade Center, One Bryant Park and One Five One. (Bloomberg File Photo)

On Independence Day, these US buildings will be lit in colours of Indian flag

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Meenakshi Ray, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 14, 2021 07:43 AM IST
One World Trade Center’s 408 feet tall and 758-tonne spire as well as its podium will be lit in the colours of the Indian national flag on Independence Day 2021.
The tricolour should be flown from sunrise to sunset, irrespective of the weather, as far as possible. (File Photo)
The tricolour should be flown from sunrise to sunset, irrespective of the weather, as far as possible. (File Photo)

Want to hoist the tricolour this Independence Day? Here's the flag code

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Meenakshi Ray, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 13, 2021 01:08 PM IST
Citizens have to follow the rules and regulations about how to fly the national flag based on the legislation. 
The tricolour evolved throughout the history of the country and reflects its political developments. (AP File Photo)
The tricolour evolved throughout the history of the country and reflects its political developments. (AP File Photo)

Ahead of Independence Day, know more about the tricolour

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Meenakshi Ray
PUBLISHED ON AUG 13, 2021 12:22 PM IST
The tricolour was adopted in its present form during the meeting of the Constituent Assembly held on July 22, 1947, a few days before India's Independence from the British.
The unfurling of the tricolour at Times Square is part of the day-long celebrations to be organised by FIA on August 15. (AFP File Photo)
The unfurling of the tricolour at Times Square is part of the day-long celebrations to be organised by FIA on August 15. (AFP File Photo)

Indian diaspora to hoist biggest tricolour at Times Square on Independence Day

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Meenakshi Ray
PUBLISHED ON AUG 12, 2021 10:56 AM IST
The unfurling of the tricolour at Times Square is part of the day-long celebrations to be organised by FIA on August 15.
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference in Delhi. (PTI Photo)
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference in Delhi. (PTI Photo)

Arvind Kejriwal insulted Tricolour, claims culture minister Prahlad Patel

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Meenakshi Ray, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 28, 2021 12:36 PM IST
Prahlad Patel said the green stripes in the flags displayed behind Kejriwal during his recent press conferences were distorted and enlarged.
India will be the UNSC President in August 2021 and will preside over the Council again for a month in 2022.(REUTERS)
India will be the UNSC President in August 2021 and will preside over the Council again for a month in 2022.(REUTERS)

Indian tricolour to be installed at UN Security Council stakeout as country begins 2-year tenure

United Nations | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2021 10:19 PM IST
India’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador T S Tirumurti will install the tricolour and is expected to make brief remarks at the ceremony.
Tricolour masks have become a hit among youngsters ahead of Independence Day.
Tricolour masks have become a hit among youngsters ahead of Independence Day.

Independence Day 2020: Wear your love for the nation on your face mask

Hindustan Times | By Naina Arora, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2020 11:05 AM IST
This I-Day, the fashion-savy people are set to flaunt their patriotism on their face masks. Amid Covid-19 pandemic, social media platforms are flooded with tricolour masks.
The Palayam Juma Masjid in Thiruvananthapuram, one of the oldest mosques in Kerala, decked up on Republic Day.(Vivek Nair/HT Photo)
The Palayam Juma Masjid in Thiruvananthapuram, one of the oldest mosques in Kerala, decked up on Republic Day.(Vivek Nair/HT Photo)

Kerala mosques hoist tricolour for first time on Republic Day

Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2020 03:11 PM IST
The Kerala State Wakf Board had earlier said all mosques in Kerala would hoist the national flag and read out the preamble of the Indian Constitution on Republic Day to “promote national integration”
From an eco-conscious sari to a hoodie, designers illustrate what I-Day means to them.(Shara Ashraf/HT)
From an eco-conscious sari to a hoodie, designers illustrate what I-Day means to them.(Shara Ashraf/HT)

Re-imagining the tricolour in fashion on 73rd Independence Day

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Prerna Gauba
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2019 11:29 AM IST
Independence Day 2019: From an eco-conscious sari to a hoodie, designers illustrate what I-Day means to them.
Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh speaks during Vidhan Sabha session, in Chandigarh(PTI)
Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh speaks during Vidhan Sabha session, in Chandigarh(PTI)

Punjab CM to unfurl Tricolour at state-level function in Jalandhar, security beefed up

Jalandhar | By HT Correspondent, Jalandhar
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2019 12:23 PM IST
The security in the city has been tightened ahead of the state-level Independence Day function, in which chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh will unfurl the Tricolour at Guru Gobind Singh Stadium (GSSS) here on Thursday. 
Workers prepare Indian flags at a workshop ahead of Independence Day, in Mumbai on Friday.(Photo: PTI)
Workers prepare Indian flags at a workshop ahead of Independence Day, in Mumbai on Friday.(Photo: PTI)

‘Ek Desh, Ek Nishan’: J-K village heads told to hoist tricolour on 15th August

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2019 11:43 PM IST
The separate flag of Jammu and Kashmir became defunct after Parliament annulled Article 370 that allowed Jammu and Kashmir to have a separate constitution and a flag.
File image: Mahendra Singh Dhoni arrives at a function after bring conferred the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army in New Delhi on November 1, 2011.(AFP)
File image: Mahendra Singh Dhoni arrives at a function after bring conferred the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army in New Delhi on November 1, 2011.(AFP)

MS Dhoni likely to unfurl tricolour in Leh on Independence Day

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2019 08:38 AM IST
Defence sources said on Thursday that Dhoni is scheduled to travel along with his regiment to Leh on August 10.
Robert Vadra, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s husband, on Sunday took to Facebook to clarify that he had made an “aberration” after he used the Paraguayan flag instead of the Tricolour to spread awareness about the Lok Sabha elections on social media.(REUTERS)
Robert Vadra, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s husband, on Sunday took to Facebook to clarify that he had made an “aberration” after he used the Paraguayan flag instead of the Tricolour to spread awareness about the Lok Sabha elections on social media.(REUTERS)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: India in my heart, says Robert Vadra after being trolled over Paraguay flag

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 12, 2019 10:11 PM IST
Shortly after that, the error was pointed out to him on social media. By the time it was taken down, the tweet had become the focus of many jokes, leading to Vadra being trolled on social media.
India is likely to lodge a protest on Monday against lack of security measures to prevent the burning of its national flag outside the Indian high commission on Republic Day.(AP)
India is likely to lodge a protest on Monday against lack of security measures to prevent the burning of its national flag outside the Indian high commission on Republic Day.(AP)

India to lodge ‘strong’ protest after flag burnt in London

London | By Prasun Sonwalkar
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2019 11:23 PM IST
India’s protest is likely to take the form of a ‘note verbale’, besides the issue being raised at various levels, sources said.
Police and District Administration officials of a village in Bastar waded through water to hoist the Tricolour on the banks of river Indravati.(ANI Photo/Twitter)
Police and District Administration officials of a village in Bastar waded through water to hoist the Tricolour on the banks of river Indravati.(ANI Photo/Twitter)

Why officials waded through water to hoist the Tricolour in Bastar

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2019 03:37 PM IST
Bastar is one of the Maoist-affected regions of Chhattisgarh, where the rebels are known to issue diktats. They oppose any kind of development in the area and are known to burn schools, damage roads and bridges to check the movement of security forces.
Republic Day 2019: Sara Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor will inspire you to wear a traditional Indian look in green. (Instagram)
Republic Day 2019: Sara Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor will inspire you to wear a traditional Indian look in green. (Instagram)

Republic Day 2019: Sara Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor show how to wear tricolour

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2019 09:20 AM IST
Republic Day 2019 is here. From Kareena Kapoor’s saree to Sara Ali Khan’s sharara set, we compiled a list of celebrity looks to show how to wear white, orange and green in the most chic way possible.
Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu said the way the fragrance of fresh rain from the soil fills you with happiness and contentment, this victory has instilled a similar feeling among crores of Congress workers(PTI)
Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu said the way the fragrance of fresh rain from the soil fills you with happiness and contentment, this victory has instilled a similar feeling among crores of Congress workers(PTI)

‘Rahul Bhai’ will hoist tricolour at Red Fort in near future: Navjot Sidhu

New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2018 10:48 AM IST
Sidhu said that the victories for the Congress in three out of five states were possible because of the passion that Rahul Gandhi has been able to instill among the party workers.
Tajen Sikdar, the head teacher of the primary school in Dhubri district, who had stood in the flood water with Haider Ali Khan and two others, told PTI on Wednesday that Haider’s name was not in the draft NRC that was published on July 30, though those of his family members were there.(Photo: Joydev Roy)
Tajen Sikdar, the head teacher of the primary school in Dhubri district, who had stood in the flood water with Haider Ali Khan and two others, told PTI on Wednesday that Haider’s name was not in the draft NRC that was published on July 30, though those of his family members were there.(Photo: Joydev Roy)

Assam boy who saluted tricolour in chest-deep flood water not in NRC draft

Dhubri/Guwahati | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 16, 2018 08:08 AM IST
Assam, which has witnessed an influx of people from neighbouring Bangladesh since the early 20th century, is the only state having an NRC, which was first prepared in 1951.
Shital Rane-Mahajan (pictured) hit the headlines in February when she skydived from 13,000 feet over Pattaya, Thailand, sporting a colourful ‘Nav-wari Sari’ (traditional Maharashtrian nine-yard sari).(HT File Photo)
Shital Rane-Mahajan (pictured) hit the headlines in February when she skydived from 13,000 feet over Pattaya, Thailand, sporting a colourful ‘Nav-wari Sari’ (traditional Maharashtrian nine-yard sari).(HT File Photo)

Tricolour in hand, Indian woman skydives 5,000 feet in Finland to celebrate Independence Day

Mumbai | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2018 08:55 PM IST
Shital Rane-Mahajan (36) said she jumped off an aircraft from 5,000 feet and landed at the designated spot, with the huge Tricolour fluttering all through the descent.
Inhabitants of a Baksa village, one of the four that form the Bodoland Territorial Administrative Districts (BTAD) in lower Assam, stitched up a 3.5 km long tricolour to celebrate Independence Day on Wednesday.(HT Photo)
Inhabitants of a Baksa village, one of the four that form the Bodoland Territorial Administrative Districts (BTAD) in lower Assam, stitched up a 3.5 km long tricolour to celebrate Independence Day on Wednesday.(HT Photo)

Assam village celebrates Independence Day with a 3.5 km long tricolour

Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By Sadiq Naqvi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 15, 2018 05:46 PM IST
“We want to send a message that Bodoland is peaceful. There is no conflict and all the people are living in peace,” said Pavan Oli, the assistant secretary of Sunrise Society, a local youth group.
If the flags are not sold by August 15, they have to be stored until next year.(PTI photo)
If the flags are not sold by August 15, they have to be stored until next year.(PTI photo)

Tricolour sells like hot cakes ahead of Independence Day in Delhi

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Soumya Pillai
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2018 03:17 AM IST
From about a week before Independence Day, traffic signals across the city started bustling with hawkers who ditched their regular merchandise for the tricolour.
In the lineup to Independence day, we tell you how to include tricolour in your look.(Photo by Sarang Gupta/Hindustan Times)
In the lineup to Independence day, we tell you how to include tricolour in your look.(Photo by Sarang Gupta/Hindustan Times)

The tricolour of India: Here’s how to get the look right

Hindustan Times | By Shara Ashraf
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2018 11:35 AM IST
Saffron, white and green, when brought together, hold a special place in every Indian’s life. Here’s a stylish ode to the colours that enliven the nation
ITBP personnel patrol at Indo China border in Uttarakhand.(Photo courtesy: ITBP)
ITBP personnel patrol at Indo China border in Uttarakhand.(Photo courtesy: ITBP)

CM to unfurl Tricolour in village bordering China: Uttarakhand BJP

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Deep Joshi
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2018 10:41 PM IST
To give a stern message to Beijing in view of the frequent incursions by the Chinese army on the Indo-Tibetan border touching Uttarakhand, chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat will unfurl the national flag at a border village on the Independence Day, the ruling BJP has said
The Indian Tricolour was put upside down as Modi and Abe met for a phot op before talks at the ASEAN-India Summit in Kuala Lumpur.(ANI)
The Indian Tricolour was put upside down as Modi and Abe met for a phot op before talks at the ASEAN-India Summit in Kuala Lumpur.(ANI)

Twitter erupts as tricolour spotted upside down in Modi-Abe meet

By Rezaul H Laskar, Kuala Lumpur
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2019 02:53 PM IST
The Indian tricolour was upside down during a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe at Kuala Lumpur on Saturday.
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