patriotic fervour

Bal Thackeray backs Trivedi, but raps him too


September 12th, 2012 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Wednesday came out in support of jailed cartoonist Aseem Trivedi but also gave him a sharp rap on the knuckles.While ... Read more...

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Patriotic fervour marks I-Day celebrations in Andhra


August 15th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 15 (IANS) Patriotic fervour marked the 66th Independence Day celebrations across Andhra Pradesh.The main official celebration was held at Secunderabad Parade Grounds in the state capital where Chief ... Read more...

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Karnataka celebrates Independence Day (Lead)


August 15th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 15 (IANS) Karnataka celebrated the 66th Independence Day with flag-hoisting, singing of national anthems and march past by security forces and children.Patriotic fervour and cultural fiesta marked the ... Read more...

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Taj city celebrates Independence Day


August 15th, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 15 (IANS) The Taj Mahal city Wednesday celebrated Independence Day with visible enthusiasm but events organised by political parties drew poor crowds.Such passion and fervour had not been ... Read more...

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A mouthful of ‘tricolour’ dishes (With Images)


August 13th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) This Independence Day, restaurants in the national capital are offering a taste of patriotism with 'tricolour' dishe. Cheesecakes to chocolate brownies and hara kababs to ... Read more...

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3.1 km long tricolour displayed in Andhra


January 26th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 26 (IANS) They engineered what they claim to be the longest national flag ever in the world.At 3.1 km length, the tricolour students of Dr Paul Raj Engineering ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu celebrates Republic Day (Lead)


January 26th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 26 (IANS) Tamil Nadu celebrated the 63rd Republic Day with patriotic fervour Thursday with Governor K. Rosaiah unfurling the national flag at the Marina beach here.Rosaiah also took ... Read more...

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TV stars recall their school flag-hoisting ceremony on R-Day


January 26th, 2012 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) On the occasion of Republic Day, a host of television stars went down memory lane, recalling flag-hoisting ceremonies and singing of the national anthem in ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu celebrates Republic Day


January 26th, 2012 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 26 (IANS) Tamil Nadu celebrated the 63rd Republic Day with patriotic fervour Thursday with Governor K. Rosaiah unfurling the national flag at the Marina beach here.Rosaiah also took ... Read more...

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Canadians evoke patriotism to stop London bourse


June 14th, 2011 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 14 (IANS) Opposition to the proposed acquisition of the Toronto Stock Exchange by the London Stock Exchange got ugly Monday as a rival Canadian group launched a hostile ... Read more...

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India Zindabad! rings across Dubai after cricket victory (With Image)


April 3rd, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 3 (IANS) The Indian tricolour was fluttering on the streets of this Gulf city and people were out shouting and partying after India's victory against Sri Lanka ... Read more...

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Yuvraj steals the thunder from defiant Ireland (Diary)


March 6th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 6 (IANS) With a five-wicket haul, Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh stole the thunder Sunday, restricting a defiant Ireland to 207 in the World Cup Group B match at ... Read more...

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Allies display military might at Kuwait liberation parade


February 26th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood Kuwait City, Feb 26 (IANS) Tanks, rocket launchers and multi-barrelled guns of allies of the 1990-91 Gulf War Saturday rolled down a specially-created facility at Al-Subiya military base to ... Read more...

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Musharraf taps patriotic fervour to wish Pak cricket team ahead of World Cup 2011


February 19th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 19(ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has wished the national cricket team good luck in their endeavour to lift the coveted ICC World Cup 2011 trophy.The video message shows ... Read more...

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BJP’s Kashmir yatra: provocative, self-defeating adventurism (Comment)


January 29th, 2011 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli It is difficult to understand why the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should have suddenly adopted a combative patriotic posture on Kashmir in the midst of its fairly successful campaign ... Read more...

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Punjab celebrates 62nd Republic Day


January 26th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, Jan 26 (IANS) The 62nd Republic Day was celebrated with full patriotic fervour across Punjab Wednesday with Governor Shivraj Patil unfurling the national flag here. The governor took salute ... Read more...

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Maharashtra celebrates 62nd Republic Day


January 26th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Maharashtra celebrated the 62nd Republic Day with patriotic fervour and enthusiasm Wednesday with Governor K. Sankaranarayanan unfurling the national flag at Shivaji Park here. Sankaranarayanan took salute from ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh celebrates R-Day with patriotic zeal


January 26th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 26 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Wednesday celebrated the nation's 62nd Republic Day with patriotic fervour as the unfurling of the tricolour, cultural programmes and march pasts marked the celebrations in this ... Read more...

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Republic Day celebrated in Tamil Nadu


January 26th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 26 (IANS) The 62nd Republic Day was celebrated across Tamil Nadu Wednesday with patriotic fervour, with Governor Surjit Singh Barnala unfurling the national flag at the Marina beach here.Barnala also ... Read more...

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Australian cricket, a product of rampant self-indulgence: Roebuck


December 8th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec.8 (ANI): As Australia limps off to lick its wounds after its innings and 71 run defeat to England in the second Ashes Test in Adelaide, noted cricket columnist Peter Roebuck ... Read more...

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Magnificent ceremony brings curtains down on 2010 C’wealth Games in Delhi


October 14th, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): If India's rich and diverse culture was at a grand display at the opening ceremony, a magnificent, energetic and youthful ceremony awaited the audience at the closing ... Read more...

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Enthralling Army forces’ band adds patriotic fervour to CWG closing ceremony


October 14th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): The Armed Forces' band brought patriotic fervour among the crowd, as it played Saare Jahaan Se Acha and other new tracks here on Thursday.It included all the three ... Read more...

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Enthralling Army band adds patriotic fervour to CWG closing ceremony


October 14th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): The Army band brought patriotic fervour among the crowd, as it played Saare Jahaan Se Acha and other new tracks here on Thursday.The 10-minute performance by the Army ... Read more...

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Artists celebrate 64th Independence Day by painting on rice grain


August 15th, 2010 - 11:04 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati/Aurangabad, Aug 15 (ANI): On the occasion of 64th Independence Day here on Sunday many artists marked day by arousing nationalistic feelings and patriotic fervour among people of all ages in their ... Read more...

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Manmohan appeals to Maoists, warns Pakistan on terror (Intro Roundup)


August 15th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) India's 64th Independence Day went off peacefully Sunday, with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asking Maoists to talk to the government and warning that the peace process ... Read more...

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On I-Day Yeddyurappa promises new measures to stop illegal mining (Lead)


August 15th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 15 (IANS) Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Sunday promised new measures to stop illegal mining in the state as Karnataka celebrated Independence Day with patriotic fervour and gaiety. "All round development ... Read more...

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Rosaiah vows to continue YSR’s schemes


August 15th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 15 (IANS) Amid tight security, Andhra Pradesh celebrated the 64th Independence Day with Chief Minister K. Rosaiah declaring that he would continue the welfare schemes launched by his predecessor ... Read more...

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Bollywood songs to add to your patriotic fervour


August 14th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Bollywood songs have always stirred patriotic sentiments among listeners. Come Sunday and India's 64th Independence Day, and one may soak in the national fervour with IANS's list ... Read more...

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Hero’s welcome for reality show winner in Agra


July 30th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, July 30 (IANS) The crowd went into raptures and accorded a hero's welcome to local boy Sparsh Srivastav as he returned to this Taj Mahal city Friday after winning the children's ... Read more...

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Tight security in Hyderabad on R-Day


January 26th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 26 (IANS) With intelligence agencies warning of a possible terror attack, a tight security blanket was thrown around the venue of the main official Republic Day function in the Andhra ... Read more...

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Muslim group pays homage to martyr Hemant Karkare in New Delhi


November 26th, 2009 - 10:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.26 (ANI): On the occasion of first anniversary of Mumbai terror attacks, the nation paid its homage to all those who lost their lives due to militant attacks besidesto the ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh celebrates Republic Day with fervour


January 26th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 26 (IANS) Governor N.D. Tiwari led the 60th Republic Day celebrations in Andhra Pradesh, which marked the day with patriotic fervour Monday.The tricolour was unfurled at almost every traffic junction ... Read more...

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Lt.Col. Purohit: a case of ultra-patriotism gone awry?


November 9th, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik, Nov 9 (IANS) He was praised by his neighbours as a soft-spoken and virtuous young man and commended by superiors in the army as a bright and diligent recruit. But Lt. ... Read more...

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Independence Day celebrated in Andhra


August 15th, 2008 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 15 (IANS) The Independence Day was celebrated in Andhra Pradesh with enthusiasm and patriotic fervour amid tight security. Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy led the celebrations by unfurling the national ... Read more...

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Participants of Arzi Hukumat Movement to be honoured today


May 26th, 2008 - 9:15 am ICT by admin
Junagadh, May 26 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Dr. Shakeel Ahmad will honour the participants of the Arzi Hukumat Movement for their contribution towards Indias independence and the ... Read more...

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