During Independence Day celebrations in Chennai, the State government will honour Shanmugavel and Senthamarai, the elderly couple from Tirunelveli who bravely fought two armed robbers Sunday, 11 August. Continue Reading
The tricolour was hoisted in different parts of the city and across Tamilnadu by political leaders and government officials at their respective places on the occasion of the country’s 72nd Independence Day today.
A black flag was allegedly hoisted by Maoists on the premises of Arewada panchayat office in insurgency-hit Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra, police said today.
The Indian Cultural Centre at Indian embassy in Beijing on the eve of the Independence Day was renamed as the Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre (SVCC). Continue Reading
The city police control room received a hoax call alleging that a bomb would explode at Fort St George this morning where the official Independence Day celebrations took place.
Chennai City Traffic Police have made changes in traffic movement around Fort St George as part of Independence Day celebrations on Wednesday from 6 am till the function gets over. Continue Reading
In view of Independence Day celebrations at Fort St George on 15 August, rehearsals are being held on Kamarajar Salai. As part of it, Traffic Police have announced a traffic diversion on Friday, Saturday and Monday from 6.30 am till the closure of the rehearsal: Continue Reading
A terrorist was arrested with eight grenades in Jammu on Sunday, Jammu police said today claiming to have foiled a major terror plot to trigger blasts in the winter capital, days ahead of the Independence Day.