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Jan 26, 2020
Ahead of Republic Day parade, Jammu and Kashmir removes word 'Sher-e-Kashmir' from name of gallantry and police medalsThe Jammu and Kashmir administration announced a change in nomenclature of police medal for gallantry and police medal for meritorious service, removing the word 'Sher-e-Kashmir'.
Jan 18, 2019
Jammu and Kashmir Police issues advisory to officers to maintain ‘round-the-clock’ vigilance after terror threat for Republic DayIn view of threat of terrorist attack during the forthcoming Republic Day, Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday issued advisory to officers, asking them to maintain vigil round-the-clock as several new check-points have been set up for frisking of people in the state.
Jan 25, 2018
Watch: A brief history of India's Republic Day paradeOn 26 January 1950, the newly-sworn President of India, Dr. Rajendra Prasad, rode through the streets of Delhi to reach Irwin Amphitheatre (now Dhyan Chand National Stadium). This was the venue of the first ever Republic Day parade, where 3,000 officers of the armed forces, and more than 100 aircrafts had participated.
Jan 26, 2015
First US Prez as chief guest: Obama takes in India's grand Republic Day paradePresident Barack Obama took in a grand display of Indian military hardware, marching bands, becoming the first American leader to be honoured as chief guest at India's annual Republic Day festivities.