Congress' Manish Tewari makes abusive remarks against Narendra Modi, triggers Twitter battle with BJP
Congress leader Manish Tewari on Sunday triggered a row with a Twitter post using abusive language against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, evoking sharp reactions from the BJP and the Twitterati demanding an apology from Sonia Gandhi.
Justice Dipak Misra was today sworn in as the 45th Chief Justice of India.
Three engineering students, originally from Jammu and Kashmir, have been booked for allegedly disrespecting the National Anthem by not standing when it was being played in a cinema hall here, the Hyderabad police said
In Jammu and Kashmir, the main Independence Day function saw most of the people remain seated when the National Anthem was played soon after Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti unfurled the tricolour
Amitabh Bachchan features in a video of the national anthem sung in sign language by differently-abled children.
Vande Mataram must be played in all Tamil Nadu schools, govt offices, private firms, says Madras High Court
The Madras High Court on Tuesday made it compulsory for all schools, colleges and universities at least once a week, preferably on Monday or Friday.
The Chandigarh administration has issued guidelines for persons with disabilities for showing respect to the national anthem.
Hindu Adhiveshan held in Goa: Here are a few things that may or may not have taken place
Panaji: The Goa Congress Sunday criticised state Shiv Sena president Shivprasad Joshi for praising the right wing Sri Ram Sene and stating that many people in neighbouring Karnataka cannot sing the National Anthem.
Shiv Sena Goa unit president Shivprasad Joshi on Saturday said many people in neighbouring Karnataka cannot sing the national anthem, remarks that could trigger a political controversy.
China is fine-tuning legislation on the proper way and place to sing its national anthem, tightening rules that already bar people from belting it out at parties, weddings and funerals.
There is no other forum today in India for students' resistance to an essentially majoritarian and thuggish ideology.
Jammu and Kashmir cricket all-rounder Parvez Rasool on Tuesday defended himself against criticism for chewing gum when the national anthem was played before a Twenty20 International (T20I) cricket match between India and England, saying sports should not be involved in politics.
The Indian war film dealing with Pakistan has gone through several avatars — The Ghazi Attack for instance, is notably different from JP Dutta’s Border (1997)
The Supreme Court on Friday did not go into the debate for making singing of the National Song mandatory in schools while clarifying that it has "kept alive" such a plea only for the National Anthem without expressing any view on it.
National Anthem row: In times of jingoistic paranoia, 'inherent nationalism' can even overcome physical disability
Home ministry must think that if it does not control the posture of the disabled during National Anthem, then the internal security of India is threatened.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday clarified that the audience need not stand when the National Anthem is played as a part of the storyline of a film, newsreel or documentary.
Supreme Court on National Anthem: Overzealous patriotism has made Jana Gana Mana feel like product placement
Attempting to place the national anthem in artistic performances like product placement in a film does neither the artist nor National Anthem any justice.
National Anthem guidelines for persons with disabilities are regressive, compromises right of individual autonomy
After passing the historic Rights of Persons with Disability Bill in the Lok Sabha in 2016, the new guidelines on how people with disabilities can show respect when the national anthem is being played in movie halls or public functions, shows that perhaps nothing has changed when it comes to respecting the basic human right of individual autonomy