Children collect waste after I-Day event

A number of children, who had come to the Red Fort to hear Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day address, stayed back to collect the plastic waste, cups and banana peels strewn around the venue after the event, setting an example for others to follow. Continue Reading

Delhi gets ready for Independence Day under tight security cover

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hoist the national flag at Red Fort on Independence Day tomorrow and deliver a speech for the first time after returning to power with a thumping majority in the recently-concluded Lok Sabha polls. Continue Reading

PM speech ‘hollow’, should have spoken ‘truth’ in last I-DAY address: Cong

The Congress today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should have spoken “the truth” in the last Independence Day address of his term instead of making a “hollow” speech and urged him to accept party chief Rahul Gandhi’s challenge of a debate on issues such as corruption, mob lynching and Chinese incursions. Continue Reading