The CDS will take charge of the military’s modernisation, ‘jointness’ and ‘integration’ effort, essential in today’s world of hybrid warfare or wars where the lines blur between war, politics, diplomacy and legalities
Here's a quick look at how India celebrated the 73rd Independence Day
As of January 2018, gallantry medals have been handed out to 4099 exceptional individuals.
Live updates from President Ram Nath Kovind's address to the nation on the eve of India's 73rd Independence Day
The Opposition BJP has sharply criticized the state government’s decision, and has asked its district units to hold the felicitation in their offices
This is not the first time that people have replaced the terms Republic Day with Independence Day, albeit mistakenly, while printing official notifications.
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Here are some pictures of the Independence Day preparations from across the country, in the lead up to August 15
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He wished people after hoisting the national flag at his official residence in New Delhi.
At 5.30 am, humidity was 72 percent, the Met department said. It was 88 per cent a couple of hours ago.
A senior officer said they had also received inputs about the possibility of three men from Jaish-e-Mohammad being present in the national capital to carry out terror attacks.
Interests of the homebuyers seem to have travelled from being ‘orphaned’ to a ‘secured child’. The struggle continues to become the ‘preferred child’
Some of the suggestions already received on the website include the ones on cases of rape, open defecation, reservation system and education.
Experts predict Independence Day releases Gold and Satyameva Jayate on Wednesday to bring in at least Rs 40 crore to Bollywood exchequer
Air Traffic Controllers (ATC) were immediately alerted by a pilot of a Chennai-Delhi IndiGo flight who claimed the drone was around three to five nautical miles from the airport.
The lyrics of the National Anthem will be distributed in Kannada and English, and the people will be educated on the importance of the anthem.
The ministry said it has been brought to its notice that during important events, the national flag made of plastic is used in place of paper flags.
NASDAQ Vice President Joe Brantuk said 2017 marks the eighth year in a row that NASDAQ has commemorated India's Independence Day with the bell-ringing ceremony at its site in the heart of Times Square.
Modi, in his Independence Day speech from the ramparts of the Red fort yesterday, said, "Na gaali se samasya sulajhne wali hai, na goli se, samasya suljhegi har Kashmiri ko gale lagane se (Kashmir problem cannot be resolved by either bullets or by abuses. It can be resolved by embracing Kashmiris)."
Addressing the Independence Day celebrations organised by the Supreme Court Bar Association, the CJI said even though he was not born as a citizen of India, he got equal status and opportunity like anyone else.
In his speech, Modi reached out to strife-hit Kashmiris, asserting that Kashmir problem cannot be resolved by either bullet or by abuses and that a solution can be found by embracing them.
The idea of a nation and a business is not too different. Both want respective freedoms and need to pivot in order to succeed in the eyes of the public.