Tag - Republic Day

India’s 75th Republic Day celebrated at Indian Consulate in New York   


The 75th Republic Day of India was celebrated in the Consulate General of India, New York with a flag hoisting ceremony on Thursday, January 26th,2024.  Consul General Mr. Binaya Srikanta Pradhan unfurled the national flag. Over 150 members of the Indian American community and friends of India joined as the national anthem was sung. The Consul General then read...

Illuminated in tricolors, India celebrates 75th Republic Day


India celebrated its 75th Republic Day January 26 with French President Emmanuel Macron as the chief guest. The official program commenced at the Kartavya Path after President Droupadi Murmu unfurled the tricolor, followed by the national anthem. President Joe Biden wished India on its Republic Day. “I congratulate the people of India on India’s Republic...

Ahead of Republic Day designated Khalistani terrorist Pannun issues fresh threats


US-based pro-Khalistani terrorist Gurpatwant Singh Pannun has once again issued threats against India with several pictures showing pro-Khalistan graffiti in the national capital going viral. Ahead of Republic Day, the founder of the banned Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) said his outfit aims to "avenge" the death of Khalistani terrorist Hardeep Singh Nijjar, who was killed...

74th Republic Day celebrated at Vaishnav Temple of New York


Vaishnav Temple of New York, Inc, (VTNY) was established in December 1986 under the leadership of late Dr. Arvind Shah. It is the first traditional ‘Pushtimargiya’  temple in North America. For more than 30 years, members of VTNY and Indians in the community have shown their patriotic spirit and celebrated India’s Republic Day. For the past couple...

Indian community in Long Island celebrates Republic Day


Long Island, NY: Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman, Nassau County Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello, and Chairman of Human Rights Commission Dr Bobby Kalotee joined Indian American Forum Chairperson Indu Jaiswal and Indian American Community from Long Island to celebrate 74th Republic Day of India on Jan 26 at the Nassau County legislature building. Celebrations started with...

Indian Embassy celebrates Republic Day with friends of India


Washington: India’s 74th Republic Day was celebrated in Washington D.C. Jan 26 with a flag-hoisting ceremony at India House. The ceremony was attended by friends of India from diverse fields, including the US Congress, business, media, students and members of the Indian diaspora. Ambassador of India Taranjit Singh Sandhu unfurled the tricolor, which was followed...

BSF jawans exchange sweets with Pak Rangers


New Delhi: India’s 74th Republic Day was celebrated with pomp all over the country, including the Attari border of Punjab and the India-Pakistan international border in Jammu. The Pakistan Rangers extended greetings to the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and both the forces exchanged sweets. On the occasion, BSF personnel unfurled the Tricolor on the border. The...

KCR unfurls Tricolor at Pragati Bhavan, pays tributes to martyrs


Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao unfurled the national flag at his official residence Pragati Bhavan to mark the Republic Day. The chief minister, who skipped the Republic Day event at Raj Bhavan, also paid tributes to the martyred soldiers. KCR, as the chief minister is popularly known, garlanded the portraits of Mahatma Gandhi and...

Padma awards for 2 Indian mathematicians from US, Canada


By Meenakshi Iyer Two India-born mathematicians in the US and Canada are among the 106 recipients of the prestigious Padma Awards. Indian-American S.R. Srinivasa Varadhan has been honoured with the Padma Vibhushan and Indo-Canadian Sujatha Ramdorai received the Padmi Shri for their stellar contributions in the field of science and engineering. Born in Chennai on January 2,...