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Mar 24, 2016
Hit the road, Union Jack? New Zealand awaits decision on vote to change flagNew Zealanders will learn Thursday whether a proposal to ditch Britain's Union Jack from the national flag has been successful, with opinion polls indicating they will stick with the existing banner
Feb 19, 2016
Akshay Kumar supports the decision of hoisting the Indian flag in all central universitiesAkshay Kumar supports the decision of hoisting the Indian flag in all central universities
Jan 26, 2016
India gifts 33 ambulances and 6 buses to Nepal on Republic DayIndia today gifted 40 ambulances and eight buses to different organisations in Nepal on the occasion of its 67th Republic Day.
Jan 02, 2016
Controversy over separate state flag for Jammu and Kashmir goes to the root of its autonomous statusRecent judicial orders over the Jammu and Kashmir state flag have brought to the surface the multiple ironies around the status of that state. It is the only state in the Indian Union with not only a separate flag but also a separate constitution. Both are intended to symbolize the special and autonomous status of the state, but neither actually satisfies those for whom they are meant as palliatives.
Jan 01, 2016
Jammu and Kashmir High Court stays order directing govt to hoist state flagA division bench of Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Friday stayed a single bench order directing the state government to hoist the state flag on official buildings.
Dec 24, 2015
Modi's Moscow gaffe: Congress calls it "unhealthy disrespect" for national iconsAttacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for walking past the guard of honour while Indian national Anthem was being played in Moscow, Congress on Thursday alleged this "unhealthy disrespect for national icons stems from RSS background".
Dec 15, 2015
Black, blue and silver ferns: New Zealand reveals winner of flag referendumA flag with a silver fern on a black-and-blue background was confirmed on Tuesday as New Zealand's preferred option if the country decides to replace its current standard that features Britain's Union Jack.
Nov 23, 2015
Major embarrassment: Indian 'tiranga' hoisted upside down during PM Modi's and Japan's Abe photo-opThe tricolour was seen hoisted upside down during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's photo-op with Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe before bilateral talks on the sidelines of the ASEAN Summit.
Nov 20, 2015
New Zealand begin voting in referendum to select a potential new flagNew Zealand began voting on Friday to select a potential new flag, part of a controversial push for the South Pacific country to drop Britain's Union Jack from its national banner.
Nov 16, 2015
CST’s faux pas: Iconic station gets French flag wrong while showing solidarity for Paris attacksMumbai’s CST joined several monuments world over by lighting up in the French flag colours in solidarity with the Paris attack victims but they reversed the colours and showed the Dutch flag instead.