63RD REPUBLIC DAY

  • Indians across the world celebrate Republic Day January 26, 2012

    Islamabad/Dubai: Indians worldwide soaked in the spirit of patriotism as they celebrated the Republic Day with fervour on Thursday to mark 63 years since the establishment of the Indian constitution. At the Indian High Commission in the Pakistani capital, High Commissioner Sharat Sabharwal hoisted the national tricolour at an official function. Sabharwal...
  • India celebrates RDay, displays military might January 26, 2012

    New Delhi: India on Thursday celebrated its 63rd Republic Day, showcasing its military might and the nation's rich cultural heritage. The main ceremonial parade was held in the capital with Thailand's first woman Prime Minister Yinluck Shinawatra as the guest of honour. The ceremony began around 10 am with Prime...
  • Asha Bhosle's inspirational song on RDay January 26, 2012

    Noted singer Asha Bhosle sings on the occasion of 63rd Republic Day. ...
  • RDay parade is very inspiring for all of us: Naveen Jindal January 26, 2012

    An impressive display of armour and unmanned aerial vehicles was on full display at the 63rd Republic Day parade on Thursday. ...
  • Mumbai: 'Know Your Republic' pop quiz January 26, 2012

    On the occasion of republic day, CNN_IBN conducted test to see how well we know our Republic. ...
  • India displays military might on RDay parade January 26, 2012

    New Delhi: An impressive display of armour and unmanned aerial vehicles recently added to India's military prowess was on full display at the 63rd Republic Day parade on Thursday that also showcased the country's rich heritage. The early morning chill did not deter people along the 8kmparade route as they gathered...
  • RDay: Afghan kids to see India's cultural diversity January 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Twenty Afghan children, who have seen war and violence in their country, will be exposed to democracy and India's cultural diversity on Thursday at the Republic Day parade in New Delhi. The Indian embassy in Kabul has sent these 20 children to see India where they will see both...
  • Young Army officer gets Ashok Chakra posthumously January 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Lieutenant Navdeep Singh, who displayed his indomitable spirit, determination and exceptional bravery while putting down the terrorists and making the supreme sacrifice for the nation, on Thursday conferred with the highest gallantry award. Lieutenant Navdeep Singh laid down his life fighting terrorists during an antiinfiltration operation along LOC in...
  • Watch: Know your Republic January 26, 2012

    As India marks its 63rd Republic Day, CNNIBN speaks to few people on the streets to find out how well they know their India. ...
  • RDay: Special remission for 2,500 Tihar convicts January 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi government has remitted sentences of 2,500 inmates lodged in Tihar jail on the occasion of 63rd Republic Day. This special remission has been granted to convicts who have served for less than a year to more than 10 years. "This remission has been granted only to inmates...
  • RDay: Northern Command gets most gallantry awards January 26, 2012

    Jammu: The Army's Northern Command will get the highest number of gallantry awards, including one Ashok Chakra and three Kriti Chakras, on the occasion of the Republic day this year. The awards announced on occasion of the Republic Day 2012 once again saw the highest number of gallantry awards being conferred...
  • 'Resolve issues through talks, not violence' January 26, 2012

    New Delhi: In a veiled reference to the Lokpal Debate that raged on during the Winter Session of Parliament, President Pratibha Patil said that the country must be cautious in bringing reforms, amid the ongoing civil society movement. "While bringing about reforms and improving institutions, we have to be cautious that...