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Tricolour must for varsities: Rajasthan Governor

May 17, 2016 2:50 am

The Governor also asked all state universities to come up with a unique anthem, to be called “Kul Geet”.

BSF set to put up tallest national flag near Attari-Wagah border by January, 2017

April 29, 2016 5:24 am

The move is part of the BSF’s expansion plans for the visitors’ gallery at the site of the iconic Retreat ceremony, said Ashok Kumar Yadav, the officiating Inspector General of BSF’s Punjab Frontier.

Ranchi: Stuck for 10 days, largest Tricolour brought down

April 29, 2016 12:25 am

The scaffolding material was sourced from major building groups active in the district. They also provided the labourers. The entire task was undertaken under the guidance of Mecon India Limited Engineers.

Centre tells states: ensure respect to flag, anthem

April 11, 2016 2:45 am

In a communication to all states and Union territories, the Home Ministry has said it has received complaints about disrespect being shown to the national anthem and flag and asked them to ensure their honour is protected.

Congress chief, mayor in tussle over installation of flag in Sector 17 plaza

March 29, 2016 5:42 am

As the proposal of installing a 101-feet high national flag at Japanese Garden, mooted by senior deputy mayor Davesh Moudgil, being approved, Chhabra had raised the issue that a similar flag should also be installed in Sector 17 because it receives the maximum tourists.

Blowin’ in the wind

February 28, 2016 12:03 am

A whopper of a flag big enough to eclipse the sun, and illuminated at night in a manner designed to crowd out the few stars still visible in our smoggy skies.

Hoisting the national flag in Central universities is a great idea. But why at 207 feet?

February 22, 2016 12:01 am

In all respects, our Central universities are well placed — except for the wavering commitment to Mother India of many of their students, and (shameful to say) of even some of their faculty

The tricolour

February 20, 2016 12:12 am

Some live by it, some die for it, then there are some who wrap themselves with it.

FIR lodged against Surat man for marching his dog wrapped in tricolor

February 08, 2016 3:09 pm

An FIR under Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act, 1971, has been registered against Bharat Gohil.

PM Narendra Modi signs India 'flag' for chef Vikas Khanna, Congress deprecates him

September 26, 2015 12:00 am

Modi signed on the tricolour for chef Vikas Khanna who said he would gift it to the US President. Khanna had prepared the menu for Modi’s dinner with Fortune 500 CEOs.


Artists should stay in their limits: comedian Raju Srivastav

January 13, 2016 12:20 pm

Kanpur, Jan 13 (ANI): Reacting on the ruling of 14 days judicial custody to Comedy Night with Kapil fame Kiku Sharda for mimicking Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, comedian Raju Srivastav on Wednesday said although he is unaware of the entire matter in detail but feels that an artist should maintain some limitations while mimicking. Raju further added that in his 34 year long career he has mimicked almost every politician but has never faced any protest. He stressed that as long one does not insult the National flag or any religion, comedians should be free to express.