The licenced liquor shops and opium vends would be closed on Republic Day (January 26), Independence Day (August 15), and Gandhi Jayanti (October 2), according to an order issued by the Delhi government's Excise Department.
India News Jan 24, 2022, 8:22 PM IST
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit S Channi recently written to the poll commission, pleading with it to postpone the Assembly elections by six days in honour of Guru Ravidas' birth anniversary.
Top Stories Jan 17, 2022, 2:32 PM IST
How well do you know Babasaheb Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar, one of India's greatest icons?
India News Dec 6, 2021, 10:40 AM IST
The festival of Gurupurab is celebrated globally as it marks the birthday of Guru Nanak. On the auspicious occasion of Guru Nanak jayanti, many Bollywood stars took to their social media handless to extend warm wishes.
Entertainment Nov 19, 2021, 1:30 PM IST
Taapsee Pannu was the first to hail the decision of PM Narendra Modi to withdraw all three farm laws. She also wishes everyone on Gurunanak Jayanti. Besides Taapsee here are a few more celebs who react to the BIG NEWS.
Entertainment Nov 19, 2021, 12:57 PM IST
Calling it 'great news', Captain Amarinder Singh said he is thankful to PM Modi for accepting the demands of every Punjabi and repealing three 'black laws on the pious occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti.
India News Nov 19, 2021, 9:58 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday led the nation in paying tributes to Rani Lakshmi Bai on her birth anniversary
India News Nov 19, 2021, 8:51 AM IST
The tricolour hoisted in Leh to celebrate Gandhi Jayanti on October 2 has been used at the Red Fort to mark the milestone of administering one billion, or 100 crore, doses of vaccines against coronavirus. Also, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya launched a song by singer Kailash Kher and an audio-visual film at the Red Fort.
Top Stories Oct 21, 2021, 2:32 PM IST
On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, the Karnataka state transport department organised a vintage car rally with the theme -- 'Non violence and safe driving'.
Top Stories Oct 2, 2021, 7:02 PM IST
Jacqueline Fernandez took a step towards the environment and cleaned the beach on account of Gandhi Jayanti; read on.
Entertainment Oct 2, 2021, 2:41 PM IST
Weighing 1000kg and made by Mumbai's Khadi Dyers & Printers, the Khadi flag was unveiled by Ladakh LG RK Mathur in the presence of Indian Army chief Gen MM Naravane.
Top Stories Oct 2, 2021, 12:14 PM IST
He led the country during the Indo-Pakistan War of 1965 and his slogan "Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan" became very popular during the war.
Top Stories Oct 2, 2021, 9:59 AM IST
Vice president M Venkaiah Naidu, Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia were also among leaders who paid their tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat.
Top Stories Oct 2, 2021, 9:19 AM IST
Mahatma Gandhi, popularly known as the Father of the Nation, not only fought the British Raj in India, but also taught important lessons about ahimsa i.e. non-violence to the people of this world. Still remembered as epitome of peace, the world has dedicated several monuments/statues to Bapu. On Gandhi Jayanti, we take a look at 10 such key installations of the Mahatma outside India.
Top Stories Oct 2, 2021, 8:01 AM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind was dragged into a controversy on Monday after he unveiled the portrait of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose at Rashtrapati Bhavan to commemorate his 125th birth anniversary celebrations.
Top Stories Jan 25, 2021, 4:38 PM IST