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India Takes Pride In Having World's Largest Covid-19 Vaccination Programme, Says PM

Aug 17, 2021 PTI

The prime minister praised the scientists, doctors, paramedical staff, and others involved in vaccine manufacturing in the country, saying India did not have to depend on others for vaccines against Covid-19.

Indian Mountaineers Led By Sheetal Scale Europe's Highest Point Mt Elbrus On I-Day

Aug 16, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Mount Elbrus is a peak situated on a dormant volcano and has two edges, eastern and western.


75th Independence Day, A Musical Memoir

A glimpse of the tunes and melodies floating around Independence Day celebrations

Samyukta Kisan Morcha Take Out 'Tiranga' Rallies To Mark 75th Independence Day

Aug 15, 2021 Jayanta Bhattacharya

Farmers from different parts of the country have been protesting against the Centre’s three contentious farm laws since November last year.


Meghalaya Home Minister Resigns Amid Violence In Shillong Over Police Encounter Of Ex-Militant

The Meghalaya government has imposed curfew on Shillong and suspended internet in four districts of the state.

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15 August, 2021

Arvind Kejriwal Wants To See India Win 70 Medals In Olympics, Delhi To Bid For Games

PTI

Kejriwal also applauded the medal winners for being part of the country's most successful Olympic campaign in Tokyo


15 August, 2021

Stalin Unfurls Tricolour, But He Basks In A Right Earned By His Father

G.C. Shekhar

It was Karunanidhi who got Chief Ministers the right to unfurl Tricolour on I-Day


15 August, 2021

Despite Khalistani Threat, Himachal CM Unfurls Flag In Mandi

Ashwani Sharma

Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jai Ram Thakur announces benefits worth Rs 450 crore for four lakh employees and pensioners.


15 August, 2021

Lack Of Debate A 'Sorry State Of Affairs': CJI On I-Day

Outlook Web Desk

Speaking at an event organised by the Supreme Court Bar Association to mark 75 years of independence, NV Ramana said that the absence of quality debate leaves many aspects of laws unclear and increases the burden on courts.


15 August, 2021

Independence Day: J&K Lt Governor Invokes Vajpayee, Says Government Following His Path

Naseer Ganai

Lt Governor of Jammu and Kashmir Manoj Sinha, like previous political leaders of Jammu and Kashmir, invoked former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s Insaniyat, Jamhooriyat and Kashmiriyat slogan.


15 August, 2021

Independence Day: Google Doodle Celebrates Diversity Of Indian Dance Forms

Outlook Web Desk

The doodle made by Kolkata-based artist Sayan Mukherjee "celebrates India's Independence Day and its cultural traditions forged in centuries of historical progress.


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15 August, 2021

On India's 75th Independence Day, PM Narendra Modi Lauds Tokyo Olympians Who Made Nation Proud

Outlook Web Bureau

Tokyo Olympians like Neeraj Chopra, Mary Kom and the hockey players were among those who turned up at Red Fort to mark Happy Independence Day


15 August, 2021

Happy Independence Day 2021: Cricketers, Olympians Send Good Wishes

Outlook Web Bureau

Sports icons like VVS Laxman, Harbhajan Singh, Yogeshwar Dutt and others pass on their wishes to the nation on 75th Independence Day


15 August, 2021

India Must Become 'Atmanirbhar' By 100th Independence Day: PM Modi

Outlook Web Desk

The 75th Independence Day is being marked with the "Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav" that will include year-long celebrations.


15 August, 2021

75th Independence Day: In Search Of True Freedom

T S Haokip

Even as our achievements in many fields deserve applause 75 years since independence, social freedom is still elusive to us.


15 August, 2021

Independence Diary: 'Unity In Diversity' One Of The Most Powerful Thoughts India Gave World

J Nandkumar

Nehru who had a deep understanding of Indian cultural ethos had made a terrible mistake when he tried to graft alien concepts like secularism onto the Indian psyche for political purposes.


14 August, 2021

Thirty CBI Personnel Receive Service Medals From President On Independence Day Eve

Outlook Web Desk

The list of the names also included CBI Joint Director Manoj Sashidhar who is heading the probe into the bank fraud case involving Vijay Mallya and several other high-profile investigations.


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14 August, 2021

Army Troops Of India And Pakistan Exchange Sweets Across LoC To Mark Pakistan's Independence Day

Outlook Web Desk

The sweets were presented by the Indian Army personnel to their Pakistani counterparts at Chilehana Tithwal Crossing Point in The Tangdhar sector in north Kashmir's Kupwara district.


Photo Gallery

Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) workers clear a water logged road after heavy rainfall due to Cyclone Jawad, in Kolkata.

PTI Photo

A health worker checks details for COVID-19 tests of the passengers arriving from Rishikesh at the Bikaner railway station.

PTI Photo

Shops at a Muslim-dominated area of Dalmandi remain closed on the anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition, in Varanasi.

PTI Photo

Resident doctors of Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital raise slogans during a protest in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary

An elderly beneficiary reacts as she receives a Covid-19 vaccine dose amid fear of spreading of a new variant of the virus (Omicron), at a government hospital in Jalandhar.

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Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.

Opinion

Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.

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Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.

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Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

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Dalit-Bahujan Women In Politics And The Missing Narratives

On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.

Dec 02, 2021 Kalyani K

Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta