Articles about Rajpath

Beating Retreat ceremony featured new rendition marking 1971 war victory

30 Jan 2021

India
Beating Retreat ceremony featured new rendition marking 1971 war victory

Republic Day celebrations culminated on Friday with the Beating Retreat ceremony that featured 26 soulful band performances, including the special composition Swarnim Vijay to commemorate 50 years of India's victory in the 1971 war against Pakistan.

R-Day rally: 20 farmer leaders served notices by Delhi Police

28 Jan 2021

India
R-Day rally: 20 farmer leaders served notices by Delhi Police

Two days after a farmers' protest rally took a violent turn, the Delhi Police has issued notices to at least 20 farmer leaders for defying an agreement regarding the rally.

Fewer spectators, no chief guest: India celebrates unprecedented R-Day

26 Jan 2021

India
Fewer spectators, no chief guest: India celebrates unprecedented R-Day

India is celebrating its 72nd Republic Day today and the entire program has been adversely affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

Delhi Metro schedule on Republic Day; check details here

24 Jan 2021

India
Delhi Metro schedule on Republic Day; check details here

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Sunday released its schedule for Republic Day.

Flypast and petal showers: Armed Forces' tribute to 'Corona Warriors'

03 May 2020

India
Flypast and petal showers: Armed Forces' tribute to 'Corona Warriors'

As a token of appreciation to the frontline warriors in the fight against COVID-19, the Indian Armed Forces began a flypast Sunday morning.

All that was new at this year's Republic Day parade

26 Jan 2020

India
All that was new at this year's Republic Day parade

Earlier on Sunday, India's rising military was on full display as the celebrations for the 71st Republic Day went off at Rajpath in New Delhi.

Republic Day 2020: PM Modi pays tribute at War Memorial

26 Jan 2020

India
Republic Day 2020: PM Modi pays tribute at War Memorial

As the celebrations for India's 71st Republic Day kick-off, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to the fallen Indian soldiers at the National War Memorial.

Facial recognition, drones: Delhi Police heightens security for Republic Day

25 Jan 2020

India
Facial recognition, drones: Delhi Police heightens security for Republic Day

Before the Republic Day celebrations kick off on Sunday, the Delhi Police has increased security in the national capital.

Republic Day 2020: Things to know about 71st Republic Day

25 Jan 2020

India
Republic Day 2020: Things to know about 71st Republic Day

Every year, India celebrates Republic Day on January 26.

Republic Day parade 2020: All you need to know

20 Jan 2020

India
Republic Day parade 2020: All you need to know

Every year, India celebrates Republic Day on January 26 to honor the day on which the Constitution of India came into effect.

R-Day: IAF planes roar over majestic Rajpath, spectacle stuns people

26 Jan 2019

India
R-Day: IAF planes roar over majestic Rajpath, spectacle stuns people

Thousands of restless people were stunned into a brief silence, their eyes rolled towards skies and ears buzzing to the humming sound as the Indian Air Force planes roared over the majestic Rajpath during the 70th Republic Day parade today.

Meet 47-year-old Dara Singh, who's marched at Rajpath 18 times

26 Jan 2018

India
Meet 47-year-old Dara Singh, who's marched at Rajpath 18 times

Marching in the Rajpath R-Day parade for a record 18th time might be the biggest achievement for some, but for 47-year-old BSF jawan Dara Singh, it's a 'small' tribute to his namesake iconic wrestler.