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Dec 23, 2018
Smriti Irani's 'not cool to be patriotic' remark underlines misguided idea of patriotism in India; crying during anthem doesn't define itGoing by the way Smriti Irani framed her statement, there are only two ways the relationship between the nation and the individual can exist — emotional and tear-inducing or to wish that the country breaks up.
Aug 17, 2018
School principal arrested in Assam's Morigaon for not flying National Flag half-mast after Vajpayee's demiseDeputy Superintendent of Police Mrinmoy Goswami confirmed the arrest and said that Father James was taken to Morigaon Police Station in Assam.
Aug 14, 2018
Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan releases recreated version of National Anthem to honour 72nd Independence DaySarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan and his sons Amaan Ali Bangash and Ayaan Ali Bangash have created a special sarod rendition of the National Anthem.
May 24, 2018
NFL owners approve new policy which will impose fines on players if they kneel during the National AnthemNFL owners agreed a new policy on Wednesday that players must stand during the National Anthem or incur fines for their clubs, unless they stay in the locker room.
Mar 18, 2018
Haryana minister Anil Vij calls for removal of 'adhinayak' from National Anthem, says, India doesn't have dictatorshipA day after Congress MP Ripun Bora moved a resolution in the Rajya Sabha to replace the word 'Sindh' in the National Anthem with 'North East', Haryana health minister Anil Vij on Saturday joined the fray by suggesting the word 'Adhinayak' be removed from the anthem altogether.
Feb 16, 2018
Centre sets up panel to study cases of attacks, harassment over National Anthem in cinemasAn inter-ministerial committee will study cases where people were allegedly harassed or attacked for not standing up while National Anthem was being played.
Feb 08, 2018
A month after Supreme Court order, Maharashtra makes it optional for theatres to play National AnthemA month after the Supreme Court reversed its November 2016 order directing mandatory playing of the national anthem in theatres, the Maharashtra government has directed local administrations to follow suit
Jan 11, 2018
Shiv Sena terms govt's stand on national anthem row cowardly, says 'bhakts' should clear stand on nationalismTaking a swipe at its ally BJP over the Supreme Court's ruling that playing the national anthem in cinema halls was optional, the Shiv Sena on Thursday urged "bhakts" and the RSS to clarify their stand on nationalism.
Jan 10, 2018
National Anthem not mandatory in cinemas anymore: Multiplex, single screen owners welcome SC judgmentThe Supreme Court order of making it optional for cinema halls to play the 52-second national anthem before screening a film has been welcomed by multiplex and single screen theatres.
Jan 09, 2018
SC rules National Anthem not mandatory in cinema halls; Opposition, experts welcome moveThe Supreme Court on Tuesday modified its earlier order on playing of the National Anthem in cinema halls, and has made it non-mandatory. It took cognisance of the Centre's submission that asked the court to modify the order.