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Raja doesn't attend R-Day celebration due to security reason


Former Telecom minister A Raja, arrested in 2G spectrum allocation case and lodged in Tihar jail, did not participate in the Republic Day celebrations held on Thursday in the prison premises due to se

Delhi under security blanket on R-Day

Delhi was under a thick blanket of security on Republic Day today as thousands of armed personnel kept a tight vigil to thwart any terror strike or any untoward incident during the celebrations.


India showcases military might, cultural heritage on R-Day

An impressive display of armour and unmanned aerial vehicles recently added to India's military prowess was on full display at the 63rd Republic Day parade on Thursday that also showcased the country'

RPF detects explosives from train coach

On the eve of Republic Day, RPF personnel detected explosive materials from a train compartment at Barharwa station of Eastern Railway's Malda division on Wednesday, railway sources said.

Acting on

Youngsters set for flash mob on Republic Day

A group of over 700 youngsters is set to carry out a flash mob at a mall in Ghaziabad on the occasion of the Republic Day.

The activity will be organised at the Shipra Mall in association with youth

24 children to get National Bravery Awards

An 11-year-old boy who saved eight of his school mates from a burning van in Uttar Pradesh, and a 14-year-old girl who rescued her brother from the Maoist attack in Chattisgarh are among the 24 childr

Tricolour not hoisted at Lal Chowk, BJP livid

Srinagar/New Delhi, Jan. 26: The Kashmir Valley witnessed a tense Republic Day on Wednesday as the authorities enforced a tight security clampdown to foil attempts by BJP activists and Muslim separati

Sort it out, Prez tells Centre, BJP

New Delhi, Jan. 25: On the eve of Republic Day, the President, Ms Pratibha Devisingh Patil, virtually asked the government and the Opposition to sort out issues between them so that the Parliament can

Delhi under security blanket on R-Day

New Delhi: Delhi is under a blanket of security on the Republic Day today as thousands of armed personnel keep a tight vigil while Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and helicopters scan the city from above. S

Mobiles go off in Kashmir ahead R'Day

Srinagar: Mobile phone connectivity was suspended across the Kashmir Valley ahead of the Republic Day celebrations on Wednesday due to security reasons, official sources said.

The move comes to avoid

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