Independence Day(Search results - 168)
India30, Aug 2019, 8:54 PM IST
Subhas Chandra Bose's driver, freedom fighter Gurdial Singh no more
Freedom fighter Gurial Singh who had worked as driver for Subhas Chandra Bose died following age-related illness. Here are five lesser known facts about Gurdial Singh.
India21, Aug 2019, 2:07 PM IST
PM Modi calls up British PM Boris Johnson, raises issue of violence against Indian diaspora
Prime Minister Narendra Modi telephoned his British counterpart Boris Johnson and raised concerns about the violence against members of the Indian diaspora while celebrating Independence Day.
Entertainment19, Aug 2019, 2:32 PM IST
Hina Khan celebrates Independence Day on New York streets; see pics
TV actor Hina Khan hoisted the tricolour to mark the Indian Independence Day at the annual parade in New York, she was also seen shopping her heart out
India19, Aug 2019, 8:43 AM IST
All India Radio broadcasts PM Modi’s Independence Day speech in 15 foreign languages
In a first, the All India Radio (AIR), translated and broadcast Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech in 15 foreign languages. The speech was also made available on its website in Japanese, German and Spanish.
India18, Aug 2019, 3:18 PM IST
Koppal school students killed by livewire while removing flagpole used on Independence Day
Five students of D Devaraj Urs Pre-matric Boys' Residential School were electrocuted as they came into contact with a livewire while they were attempting to take down a flagpole used for Independence Day celebrations
India18, Aug 2019, 1:52 PM IST
Telangana policeman caught accepting bribe one day after being awarded best constable
Palle Thirupathi Reddy of Mahbubnagar district was awarded 'Best Constable' on Independence Day by the Telangana government, a day before he was caught by the Anti-Corruption Bureau for accepting a bribe
World17, Aug 2019, 4:29 PM IST
Acehnese hold mass dance for Indonesian independence day
The 2019 teenagers, one for each year, lined up playing the tambourine-like Rapa'i and singing a song that recounts the history of Islam in the southeast Asian country.
India16, Aug 2019, 6:57 PM IST
Chief of Defence Staff, need of the hour
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced that a post for the Chief of Defence Staff would be created to ensure smooth flow of the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force. On MyNation’s SimplifiedBy Supriya Krishnamurthy, we dig deep into this portfolio.
Bollywood16, Aug 2019, 5:25 PM IST
Batla House: 7 reasons why you need to watch John Abraham’s cop drama this weekend
It was indeed a treat on Independence Day for all of John Abraham's fans, who enjoyed the film Batla House which features some high-octane stunts and sports some powerful dialogues. We give you seven reasons to watch Batla House before your friends start spoiling the story for you.
India16, Aug 2019, 2:23 PM IST
Unnao rape accused MLA Kuldeep Sengar’s photo in Independence Day advertisement; hailed as ‘role model’
Town panchayat president of Ugu in Unnao, Anuj Kumar Dixit published the photo of Unnao rape accused Kuldeep Singh Sengar in a newspaper advertisement on the occasion of Independence Day
India16, Aug 2019, 9:48 AM IST
Karnataka’s Bagalkot battles floods to hoist Indian tricolour
Villagers of Shurpali in Bagalkot district of Karnataka celebrated India’s 73rd Independence Day braving floodwaters to hoist the Indian flag. Bagalkot is one of the districts that is reeling under floods and torrential rains.
World16, Aug 2019, 9:19 AM IST
Russian President Vladimir Putin bats for stronger bilateral ties in Independence Day message to PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi received an Independence Day message from Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin wherein he pushed for a stronger bilateral between the two countries
India15, Aug 2019, 9:12 PM IST
Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare: True essence, significance of Independence Day in India
Abhinav Khare deep dives to the year 1947 when India got its Independence on August 15. We cannot undo the past 72 years, wherever we have failed, but we can definitely learn from our mistakes and truly be a great nation. That is the essence of our democracy! That is the essence of India!
India15, Aug 2019, 7:14 PM IST
Independence Day: How much do you know about this special day?
India celebrates its 73 Independence against the British, we at MyNation decided to check how much knowledge the youth knows about this day.