72nd R-Day: Mamata dedicates parade in Kolkata to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

India, Jan. 26 -- West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday dedicated the Republic Day parade in Kolkata to freedom movement icon Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. Wishing the citizens a very ha... Read More

Several Delhi Metro stations shut as farmers' tractor rally turns violent

India, Jan. 26 -- The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Tuesday announced the closure of several Metro stations as farmers' tractor march against the three contentious agricultural laws turned vi... Read More

Rafale to make R-Day debut: All you need to know

India, Jan. 25 -- Among the many 'firsts' of the decade's first Republic Day parade on Tuesday will be the participation of the newly-acquired Rafale fighter jets. A single Rafale aircraft of the Indi... Read More

On R-Day eve, Rajnath Singh launches revamped gallantry awards portal

India, Jan. 25 -- Defence minister Rajnath Singh launched the revamped online portal for gallantry awards on Monday, a day before India observes its 72nd Republic Day. Addressing the event virtually, ... Read More

R-Day 2021: What's new, what will be missing in Jan 26 parade

India, Jan. 22 -- Republic Day is almost here and just like every year, the nation is gearing up to display its military might, which will be showcased as part of the annual parade. There will be cert... Read More

Govt-farm leaders to meet today, unions adamant on R-Day rally | Key points

India, Jan. 22 -- Protests against the three contentious farm laws entered Day 58 on Friday. Thousands of farmers, who have been agitating on the outskirts of Delhi since November 26, have refused to ... Read More

Elected Congress president by June 2021, announces KC Venugopal

India, Jan. 22 -- The Congress, which has been without a full-time party president for nearly two years now, is likely to get an elected president by June 2021, party general secretary KC Venugopal an... Read More

'Poison inside sweets': Farmers' leader on Centre's offer to suspend farm laws

India, Jan. 22 -- A leader of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee (KMSC) said on Friday the Centre's proposal to suspend the three contentious agricultural laws for up to 18 months was like "hiding ... Read More

Will hold R-Day tractor parade only on Outer Ring Road, reiterates farmer leader

India, Jan. 21 -- On a day farmer leaders are holding second meeting with the Delhi Police over the proposed Republic Day tractor rally, Krantikari Kisan Union chief Darshan Pal on Thursday re-emphasi... Read More

Biden-Harris era begins: Some key 'firsts' of the new US administration

India, Jan. 21 -- Joe Biden and Kamala Harris were sworn-in as the 46th President and 49th Vice President of the United States of America, respectively, on Wednesday. At 78, Biden, who succeeds Donald... Read More