R Day

  • Traffic restrictions for R-Day Parade rehearsal tomorrow January 22, 2014

    New Delhi: In wake of the full dress rehearsal of Republic Day Parade on Thursday, Delhi Police on Wednesday issued a traffic advisory asking people to avoid roads leading to Rajpath in the morning hours as it would remain close for vehicles. The parade will start around 9.50 am from Vijay...
  • Delhi: R-Day rehearsals begin, congestion likely January 17, 2011

    New Delhi: Rehearsals for Republic Day will be held for four days from next week beginning on Monday with police warning commuters to expect congestion near India Gate and its surrounding areas till noon. The rehearsals for the January 26 parade will be held on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday on...
  • Recuperating PM watches Republic Day on television January 26, 2009

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday watched the annual Republic Day parade here on television from his hospital bed as doctors said he showed further improvement following a heart surgery two days ago. "The prime minister is showing further improvement in his health. In the morning he watched...
  • India's Republic Day security | Air attack feared January 26, 2009

    New Delhi: Troops stepped up patrols in many parts of India and cities were on high alert as the country prepared its Republic Day celebrations on Monday only two months after the Mumbai attacks. Police said they killed two suspected Pakistani militants after a pre-dawn car chase on Sunday at Noida...
  • India steps up security ahead of Republic Day January 26, 2009

    New Delhi: Troops stepped up patrols in many parts of India and cities were on high alert as the country prepared its Republic Day celebrations on Monday only two months after the Mumbai attacks. Police said they killed two suspected Pakistani militants after a pre-dawn car chase on Sunday at Noida...