Raksha Mantri Presents Best Marching Contingent Trophies New Delhi : Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman today presented the Best Marching Contingent Trophies to the Punjab Regiment and the Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) who participated at the Republic Day Parade on 26 January 2018 at the historic Rajpath, New Delhi.
Mosque door gutted in Kasganj, police say situation calm
Lucknow, Feb 5 : The door of a mosque was set ablaze on Monday by unidentified persons in Uttar Pradesh's Kasganj district, leading to brief tension in the area that was singed by violence and clashes on Republic Day. Police said the situation is calm.
Family of youth killed in Kasganj seeks police protection
Kasganj, Feb 2 : Police on Friday beefed up the security outside the house of Chandan Gupta after his family alleged they were being threatened if they pursue the murder case of their son who was killed in Kasganj communal violence on the Republic Day, an officer said.
UP government says checking if Kasganj violence was pre-planned
New Delhi, Jan 31 : The Uttar Pradesh government in its report to the Union Home Ministry on Wednesday said it was in the process of ascertaining if the violence and arson were pre-planned in Kasganj where communal riots broke out after a youth was killed on Republic Day.
After US tourist complains on FB, 'molester' held in Goa
Panaji, Jan 31 : Within hours of a complaint by a US woman tourist on social media about her alleged molestation while riding a bike during a holiday in Goa on Republic Day eve, suspect Isidore Fernandes, 44, was arrested by Goa police.
Republic Day 2018 ends with mesmerizing, poignant 'Beating Retreat' New Delhi Jan. 29 : The curtain was brought down on all ceremonials related to the Republic Day 2018 with a mesmerizing and poignant 'Beating the Retreat' tri-services band ceremony on Vijay Chowk in the presence of President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister ...
Punjab Regiment, ITBP best marching contingents at R-Day Parade
New Delhi, Jan 28 : Maharashtra won the award for best state tableau at this year's Republic Day Parade here while the Punjab Regiment of the Indian Army bagged the award for the best marching contingent among the three services and ITBP among the paramilitary and auxiliary forces.
MP: Students at training inst take anti-BJP pledge Itarsi (Madhya Pradesh) , Jan 28 : On the occasion of Republic Day, the teachers of a training institute in Madhya Pradesh's Itarsi, asked their students to take a pledge not to vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the upcoming elections.
1.1M tweets recorded this R-Day: report New Delhi , Jan 28 : A record-high 1.1 million tweets were recorded on Friday, on account of the 69th Republic Day celebrations in the national capital, a report revealed.
Kasganj clash: Situation under control, says UP police Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) January 28 : The Uttar Pradesh police on Sunday said that the situation is under control in Kasganj after violence broke out on the Republic Day, wherein one person died and two others were injured.
MoS Railways inaugurates heritage exhibition New Delhi , Jan. 27 : On the occasion of 69th Republic Day, Minister of State (MoS) Railways Rajen Gohain on Thursday inaugurated an exhibition showcasing the heritage of Railways, in New Delhi.
Cambodian PM to begin his state visit on Saturday New Delhi , Jan 27 : Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen will begin his one-day state visit on Saturday, two days after arriving here for ASEAN-India Summit and the 69th Republic Day celebrations.
R-Day: India, China hold Border Personnel meeting Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , Jan 27 : India and China on Friday held a ceremonial Border Personnel meeting (BPM) on the occasion of India's 69th Republic Day at Indian BPM hut in Daulat Beg Oldi (DBO) and Chushul area of Jammu and Kashmir's Leh.
BJP slams Congress over 'unwarranted' seat controversy
New Delhi, Jan 27 : The BJP on Saturday slammed the Congress for kicking up an "unwarranted controversy" over its party chief Rahul Gandhi being given a sixth row seat at the Republic Day Parade and accused him of behaving like a "super VVIP".
On R-Day, 19 wounded soldiers honoured in Mumbai
Mumbai, Jan 27 : In a unique Republic Day celebration, the Sri Shanmukhananda Fine Arts and Sangeetha Sabha (SSFASS) honoured 19 army personnel who have suffered disabilities while in action, an official said here on Saturday.