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About Indian Republic Day

Indian Republic Day is celebrated on January 26 every year. India's prestigious awards, the Bharat Ratna, Padma Bhushan, Padma Vibhushan and Padma Shri are generally presented on the day by the President of India.

66th Indian Republic Day Celebrations 2015

India celebrated its 66th Republic Day on January 26, 2015. US President Barack Obama participated as the chief guest. Jan 26, 2015

60th Indian Republic Day Celebrations 2009

About 20,000 policemen are put up to guard the national capital ahead of the Republic Day celebrations as part of beefed up security measures following Mumbai terror attacks and intelligence inputs about possible strikes.

Visiting Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev is the Chief Guest and attended the RDay at home hosted by his Indian counterpart Pratibha Patil at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

The annual Beating Retreat and Prime Ministers NCC Rally are cancelled following the death of former President Ramaswamy Venkataraman.

Despite a boycott call given by the extremists, the celebrations went with great patriotism and fervour in Jammu and Kashmir & Assam.

Om Prakash Vyas, a Deputy Superintendent of Police posted in the Investigation Division of the National Human Rights Commission, has been declared the winner of the Police Medal for meritorious services on the occasion of Republic Day 2009.

Maoists in Jharkhands Palamu protested against government policies and hoisted black flags atop several building and institutions.

61st Indian Republic Day Celebrations 2010

President Pratibha Devisingh Patil hosted the customary at home on the occasion of 61st Republic Day in the sprawling lawns of Rashtrapati Bhavan. A group of 50 adventurous individuals in Gujarat hoisted the national flag, the Tricolour at sea off the Porbandar coast, as the countrymen celebrated the 61st Republic Day by participating in different functions or watching the annual R-Day parade on television sets sitting at home. Mumbaikars are happy to received a brand new Republic Day gift in the form of its upcoming monorail network.RDay was celebrated in Srinagar amid a shutdown called by separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani. Among the major attractions that dominated the 61st Republic Day celebrations, were the Main Battle Tank Arjun, the Smerch Multiple Launch Rocket System, the Armoured Engineer Recce Vehicle, the Sarvatra Bridge, the Electronic Warfare System, Samyukta, ICV BMP-II Sarath, Ambulance Tracked and ALH Dhruv.

Indian Republic Day in News

Deltin Poker Tournament Presented by Adda52 from 21st - 26th Jan 2016, India's First 1 Crore Guaranteed Main Event
Business Wire IndiaThe largest ever poker guarantee of INR 1 Crore is about to hit poker shores of India with the two biggest names in Indian poker coming together. In a first of its kind Main Event guarantee of INR 1 Crore, Adda52 presents Deltin Poker Tournament (DPT) from 21st-26th January 2016 aboard Deltin Royale in Goa

Forward Together We Go — Chalein Saath Saath
Business Wire IndiaOn the occasion of U.S. President Barack Obama’s historic visit to India for India’s 66th Republic Day, Dechert LLP and Thomson Reuters, with the support of the American Bar Association (ABA) India Committee and the U.S

U.S.-India Business Council and Partners Host President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for Historic Business Summit
Business Wire IndiaThe U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC), along with its industry and government partners, hosted President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the “India U.S. Business Summit” in New Delhi today. The Heads of State addressed a room of nearly 500 business leaders from U.S

Junglee Rummy Presents 'Republic Day Tournament' for your Ticket to Rs 1 Crore
Business Wire IndiaJungleeRummy.com, a product of Junglee Games announces a Special Republic Tourney ‘Republic Day Tourney’ for 26th January, 2015. Celebrate the glorious occasion of Republic Day with a Grand Rummy Tournament that will start on 26th January 2015 from 2 pm onwards

Kiran Bedi says LK Advani asked her personally to contest 2014 Lok Sabha polls
Kiran Bedi says she received offers from BJP and Congress to contest polls in the past

Obama and Modi holds bilateral discussions
Barack Obama pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Raj ghat

US President Barack Obama to embark three-day Indian trip
Barack Obama to participate in Republic Day celebrations as Chief Guest

India’s Path to High Economic Growth is Achievable by the end of 2020, says Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan presents a brief survey of the Indian Economy, its passage through 2014. From a policy perspective, the year 2014 can be divided into two distinctive phases demarcated by the change of guard at the Center in May-end

Emirates Says “Namaste India” on the Nation’s 65th Republic Day
Emirates, a global connector of people and places, joins Indians around the world in celebrating the 65th Republic day of India which will be marked on 26th January.   See Emirates’ short video from members of its cabin crew team, greeting customers in 9 Indian languages. . http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LqQkaK2yrBc&feature=youtu

64th Republic Day celebrated in the State
Party leaders unfurl national flags at their party offices

Sankranthi Special Rummy Tournaments At Ace2Three – Win Rs. 16 Lakhs
Sankranthi, also known as ‘Harvest Festival, is celebrated in India to rejoice the harvest of crops. During this festive season let’s follow the tradition and harvest your profits with raining tournaments at Ace2Three. Ace2Three, India’s No.1 online rummy portal has announced Rs. 16 Lakhs rummy tournaments as part of Sankranthi & Republic Day celebrations

Andhra Pradesh News on December 11, 2012
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on December 11, 2012

Pakistan Day: Stop Lying (Disclaimer amended)
One cannot help but feel peevish at the engineered and fraudulent yet barren ecstasy that engulfs Pakistan on March 23 every year. Frustration comes from the disturbing level of collective intelligence of our citizenry to understand history and shameless lies that the state and media continue to propagate with impunity

Pakistan Day: Stop Lying
One cannot help but feel peevish at the engineered and fraudulent yet barren ecstasy that engulfs Pakistan on March 23 every year. Frustration comes from the disturbing level of collective intelligence of our citizenry to understand history and shameless lies that the state and media continue to propagate with impunity

Indian classical maestro Chaurasia enthrals Pak music lovers in Republic Day concert
Renowned Indian classical flute maestro Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia enthralled music-lovers at a concert organized to commemorate India's 63rd Republic Day in Karachi.

Singer Deepali Joshi killed in car accident in Kuwait
Renowned Indian singer Deepali Joshi died in a tragic road accident in Kuwait on her way from the airport to the hotel on Friday night.

NSCN-IM celebrates 33rd Republic Day in Nagaland
The National Socialist Council of Nagaland - Isak Muivah (NSCN-IM), an extremist group, celebrated its 33rd Republic Day here on Thursday, as it reaffirmed its demand for 'Nagalim'.

Manmohan Singh to visit South Korea, attend Nuclear Security Summit
The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, will pay a three-day visit to South Korea beginning on Saturday to strengthen strategic partnership and economic cooperation.

Ex-Nigerian president to visit India for five days
Former Nigerian president Gen. Olusegun Obasanjo will undertake a five-day visit of India from March 12 to 16. He will be accompanied by a nine-member delegation that includes prominent Nigerian businessmen.

India's partnerships with major world powers continue to develop: Patil
President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Monday said that India's partnerships with the major world powers continue to develop.

Manmohan Singh attends NCC Republic Day camp
Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, marked his presence at the culmination parade of the National Cadet Corps Republic Day Camp-2012 here today.

Gujarat Congress sarcastically praises Modi in advertisement
In a possibly embarrassing gaffe, the opposition Congress party in Gujarat has praised Chief Minister Narendra Modi in an advertisement in this election year.

Maoist splinter group hoists inverted national flag on Republic Day
Maoist splinter group, the Jharkhand Prastuti Committee (JPC), on Friday hoisted an inverted national flag in Jharkhand's Palamu District to mark their protest as the country celebrated the 63rd Republic Day.

Residents in Maoist-hit Latehar region of Jharkhand celebrate Republic Day after seven years
Residents, including the students, in Maoist-hit Latehar District of Jharkhand celebrated the 63rd Republic Day, with fervour and enthusiasm after a gap of seven years.

Kashmir celebrates Republic Day with ardour
Marking the nation's 63rd Republic Day, people and government leaders of Jammu and Kashmir celebrated the occasion with patriotic fervour in Srinagar on Thursday.

Anna vows to continue fight against graft on Republic Day
Veteran social activist Anna Hazare on the occasion of the 63rd Republic Day on Thursday vowed to continue his fight against corruption to ensure that a strong and effective Lokpal Bill is passed in Parliament.

'Congress has been looting country for generations', alleges Ramdev
Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Thursday came down heavily on the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government at the Centre on various charges of corruption, and said that the latter consider it as their birthright to plunder the country.

Republic Day invitee tribal couple now living in abject poverty
An aged tribal couple which was once 'invited' by the Central Government as special guests to attend the Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi in 2008, continues to live on the brink, stung by government apathy and neglect for years.

Advani backs compulsory voting on Republic Day
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Lal Krishna Advani on Thursday backed compulsory voting in the country on the occasion of the 63rd Republic Day.

Finnair crew dance to 'Om Shanti Om' to mark India's Republic Day
Passengers aboard a Finnair flight from Helsinki to New Delhi on India's 63rd Republic Day were treated to a live performance by the crew members.

Agneepath rakes in record earnings of 25cr on first day
Hrithik Roshan-starrer 'Agneepath' made rupees 25 crore on its opening day itself, setting a new record.

India Thailand ties to be strengthened
In a bid to improve connectivity and free trade relations, India's External Affairs Minister S M Krishna and his Thai counterpart Surapong Tovichakchaikul co-chaired the sixth joint commission meeting between the two countries in New Delhi on Tuesday.

2 G scam petitioner Swamy views Rahul Gandhi as a nincompoop
Founder-President of the Janata Party (JP) and petitioner in multi-billion telecom scam case, Subramanian Swamy, views Rahul Gandhi, scion of Nehru-Gandhi family that controls the federal ruling Congress party as a Buddhu (nincompoop).

Distinguished workers to be awarded with Prime Minister's Shram Awards on Thursday
The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, will present the Prime Minister's Shram Awards for the years 2008, 2009 and 2010 at the Vigyan Bhawan here on Thursday.

Patil to reinforce bilateral ties during her Mongolia, S.Korea visit
The government considers President Pratibha Devisingh Patil's ensuing state visit to the Republic of Korea and Mongolia would promote the peace, development, and stability in Asia

President Patil to visit Korea, Mongolia
President Pratibha Devisingh Patil will undertake a state visit to the Republic of Korea from July 24 to 27 at the invitation of President Lee Myung-bak.

RECOLLECTIONS OF A COMMUNICATOR Remembering Jawaharlal Nehru, 47 years later
Forty- seven years ago on May 27, there was heavy downpour in Delhi. That was the day when India heard that first Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, who was unwell, had passed away.

REFLECTIONS OF A COMMUNICATOR: Remembering Jawaharlal Nehru, 47 years later(Article)
Forty- seven years ago on May 27, there was heavy downpour in Delhi. That was the day when India heard that first Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, who was unwell, had passed away.

Doordarshan still popular among people: Ambika Soni
Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni has said Doordarshan is still popular among the people despite the advent of a plethora of other channels.

Pallam Raju inaugurates NCC DDGs' conference
Minister of State for Defence Dr. M. M. Pallam Raju inaugurated the two-day biannual conference of the Additional Directors General and Deputy Directors General of the National Cadet Corps (NCC) here today.

Mumbai academic challenges use of word 'Sindh' in national anthem
A Mumbai-based professor has challenged use of the word 'Sindh' in the national anthem, saying that it is a province in Pakistan, and should be replaced with 'Sindhu', the name of an Indian river.

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