Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav

PM Modi hails Assam’s ‘unsung’ hero Lachit Borphukan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that people have been taught about the slavery of Indians in schools as part of a conspiracy by foreign countries, and not about the great heroes of the country. Speaking on the occasion of the 400th birth anniversary of legendary Assamese warrior Lachit Borphukan, PM Modi said that such “unsung” […]

Anurag Thakur Launches Online Gaming App On Indian Freedom Fighters

As part of the central government’s Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur on Wednesday launched a gaming app that introduces a fun way to learn about Indian freedom fighters. The ‘Azadi Quest’ app is a collection of online games about Indian freedom heroes and milestones. These mobile games were developed in […]

India@75: Bismillah Khan’s Family Love For Ganga & Why They Hated Rabid Muslims

The New Indian visited the relatives of Ustad Bismillah Khan to rekindle the legacy of the Shehnai maestro 

J&K Celebrates Independence From Stone Pelting, Hartals

Stone pelting, hartals, and school and college closures are now a thing of the past as democracy thrives in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir after a turbulent three decades

Dhami Felicitates 400 ‘Partition Warriors’

Uttarakhand Chief minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Sunday facilitated 400 people who either witnessed partition or belonged to the families that suffered from it.

Cattle Smuggling Scam: TMC Hints At Bias In Probe

KOLKATA: The Trinamool Congress (TMC) does not condone immoral acts and has zero tolerance towards any misdeeds or wrongdoings but it also questions the “impartiality” of the probe agencies, said State Finance Minister Chandrima Bhattacharya. Bhattacharya added, “Be it the Enforcement Directorate (ED) or the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the Central government agencies are […]

J&K LG Reviews Preparations For ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ Campaign

SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Friday chaired a high-level meeting with Deputy Commissioners and senior officials, at the Civil Secretariat, to review the preparations for the Har Ghar Tiranga campaign, which will start on Saturday, August 13. “Har Ghar Tiranga is a celebration of the spirit of Janbhagidari and Jan Andolan. Schools and colleges are organising programmes recalling the contributions […]

‘Har Ghar Tiranga’: National Flag To Be Hoisted On All J&K Govt Buildings 

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday decided that all government buildings and offices across the Union Territory shall hoist the National Flag on Independence Day, 2022. A circular issued by the General Administration Department in this regard reads, “In connection with Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav and the commemoration of 75 years of India’s Independence, it […]

Indian Coast Guard Celebrates ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ 

KOLKATA: Indian Coast Guard Regional Headquarters North East at Kolkata celebrated Har Ghar Tiranga on Friday. The drive under the aegis of Azadi ka Amrit Mohatsav‘s initiative, the government of India, has planned a series of events to commemorate the 75 years of Independence. On this occasion, Coast Guard personnel interacted with students at schools in […]

How India Marked Its 25th, 50th Independence Days

BENGALURU: India is gearing up to celebrate the 75th Independence Day on August 15, 2022. The Narendra Modi government at the Centre is leaving no stone unturned to grandly celebrate this momentous occasion. Apart from the elaborate arrangements for the Independence Day parade and the presence of a slew of highly-decorated dignitaries, the government is […]