Jan 25, 2021 10:55 PM IST
While the novel outbreak has led to many changes in the parade celebration compared to previous years, the culture will be showcased following strict safety protocols, here's a peek inside what's different in this year's celebration
- Jan 25, 2021 10:39 PM IST
The Republic Day Parade 2021 will be telecast live on all Doordarshan channels at 9 am. Also, the YouTube channels of Doordarshan and Press Information Bureau will run the event live at the same time.
- Jan 25, 2021 08:29 PM IST
Protesting farmer unions opposing the three contentious farm laws said their parade will not enter central Delhi and it will start only after the official Republic Day parade concludes.
- Jan 24, 2021 02:33 PM IST
Schoolchildren, folk dancers, police and military battalions march along the parade route, followed by a display of military hardware during rehearsals for upcoming Republic Day parade in New Delhi. Republic Day marks the anniversary of the adoption of the country's constitution on Jan. 26, 1950.
- Jan 19, 2021 07:19 PM IST
Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, rehearsals for India’s 72nd Republic Day have begun. But this year the celebration will not be the same as always. From a cap on spectators to bio-bubble for participating soldiers, an array of restrictions and changes have been announced.
- Jan 18, 2021 10:38 PM IST
Bhawana, who belongs to Bihar's Darbhanga, was inducted into the IAF in 2016 along with Avani Chaturvedi and Mohana Singh. She is currently posted at an airbase in Rajasthan where she flies MiG-21 Bison.
- Jan 18, 2021 06:30 PM IST
For the first time in 55 years, no foreign head of state would be attending the Republic Day parade. The government has announced a number of restrictions for the event, including a cap on spectators, age limit for attendees, shorter parade route and biobubble for participating soldiers.
- Jan 18, 2021 06:07 PM IST
A total of 38 IAF aircraft and four planes of the Indian Army will participate in the flypast on January 26, IAF said.
- Jan 18, 2021 03:12 PM IST
The Republic Day Parade rehearsals will take place on January 17, 18, 19, 20 and 21 from Vijay Chowk up to 'C' Hexagon, crossing on Rajpath, India Gate