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OneindiaTibetans celebrates India's 66th Independence DayPhayulAt a brief ceremony held at the Kashag Secretariat earlier in the day, Dr Sangay unfurled the Indian national tricolour amidst the singing of the Indian national anthem. Senior officials of the Central Tibetan Administration were present at the ceremony.I-Day: Central Tibetan Admn unfurls tricolour at DharamsalaOneindiaTibetan government-in-exile congratulates India on 66th I-DayBusiness StandardTibetan PM congratulates IndiaTwoCircles.netall 9 news articles »
Colombo Page* India's 66th Independence Day celebrated in Sri LankaColombo Page... India House in Colombo, the High Commission said in a release. High Commissioner Ashok K. Kantha has unfurled the National Flag, which was followed by rendering of the National Anthem by ladies from the High Commission and the Indian community.and more »
Blowing your mindIBNLive.comoriginally written in Bengali by Rabindranath Tagore was first sung in the Calcutta Session of the Indian National Congress on December 27, 1911. It was officially adopted by the Constituent Assembly as the Indian national anthem on January 24, 1950.
The News InternationalIndia-Pakistan peace: 'Azad ki dua'The News InternationalAzad's 'tarana' was never 'officially' adopted as Pakistan's national anthem. It was discontinued soon after the demise of the Quaid-e-Azam. A National Anthem Committee was formed in December 1948 but it was not until 1954 that Hafeez Jalandri's lyrics ...
...of the anthem is Sanskritized Bengali, and not Sanskrit as is often believed. It was first sung at a session of the Indian National Congress on December 27, 1911. Margaret Cousins, an Irish musician, assisted Dr. Tagore in writing the notation for the anthem,...
IBNLive.comPakistan's Independence Day celebrated in various countriesBusiness Recorder (blog)Salman Bashir, High Commissioner of Pakistan to India, raised the Pakistani flag to the tune of national anthem. The flag hoisting was followed by reading out of the messages of the President of Pakistan and the Prime Minister of Pakistan by Babar Amin ...Indian Student Association celebrates Independence Day at TateRed and BlackIndependence - Farce or a Force!Daijiworld.comPak Independence Day celebrated today at its Delhi missionBusiness StandardIndia PRwire (press release) -Times of India -Associated Press of Pakistanall 205 news articles »
IBNLive.comNational anthem of India: a brief on 'Jana Gana Mana'IBNLive.com"Jana Gana Mana" is the national anthem of India. Originally written in Bengali, it is the first of five stanzas of a poem written and later set to notations by Rabindranath Tagore. It was first sung in the Calcutta Session of the Indian National ...Documentary explores 'Jana Gana Mana' spiritNew York Daily NewsNational Anthem: Not quite sure what it meansDeccan Heraldall 15 news articles »
Mocomi.com invites kids and parents to sing the National Anthem at stroke of ...India PRwire (press release)Pune, Maharashtra, August 13, 2012 /India PRwire/ -- Jawaharlal Nehru quoted in his first speech for Independent India "At the stroke of Midnight, when the world sleeps, India will awake to Life and Freedom". It was at the stroke of Midnight on 15 ...and more »
IBNLive.com'Vande Mataram': a brief on India's national songIBNLive.comNew Delhi: "Vande Mataram" is a poem from "Anandamath", a novel written by Bengali litterateur Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay and published in 1882. Written in Bengali and Sanskrit, the first two verses of this poem were accorded the status of India's ...and more »
On the occasion of India's 66th Independence Day, which falls on August 15, we present the full text and English version of India's National Anthem and National Song. The National Anthem, "Jana Gana Mana," written by the Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath
National Anthem: Not quite sure what it meansDeccan HeraldDo the college and school kids know what Jana Gana Mana our national anthem means? Written by Rabindranath Tagore Jana Gana Mana was adopted as the national anthem on 24 January 1950 just ahead of India being declared a Republic, though the ...
Germany coach rounds on 'tiresome' criticismTimes of IndiaIndiatimes|The Times of India|The Economic Times|. More. More ... The 52-year-old coach accepted responsibility for tactical mistakes leading to his side's Euro 2012 exit, but angrily rounded on suggestions leaders in the squad lacked authority ...and more »
FirstpostSad I couldn't hear Indian national anthem: Sushil KumarFirstpostLondon Olympics silver medallist Sushil Kumar said he wanted to win the gold in the men's 66kg freestyle wrestling event and hear India's national anthem. Sushil lost the Sunday final to Japanese Tatsuhiro Yonemitsu, settling for a silver and becoming ...Sushil Kumar to NDTV: Wish the national anthem could be played hereNDTVSilver lining to golden tearsDaily PioneerWrestling: Japan and US win gold on final dayChicago TribuneDeccan Herald -ESPN STAR Sportsall 882 news articles »
Salem-News.ComIndependence Day!Salem-News.ComTechnically we gained freedom but not liberty. We could unfurl the tricolour and sing our national anthem, instead of God Save the King. Indian leaders of pre-independence did not know the nature of British imperium, power that is wielded to control ...and more »
'Comb cantar' redefines patriotismTimes of IndiaAs Goans logged on to the internet on Saturday, web fora and mailboxes were filled with a YouTube link to O'luv's latest project-the Indian national anthem, played on a humble comb. In the video, which is in all probability the first time the Jana Gana ...
International Business TimesNational Anthem Rendition By Harper Gruzins Criticized: Why Do We Sing It ...International Business TimesHarper Gruzins, the 11-year-old girl who sang the U.S. national anthem at a Major League Soccer game last weekend, has come under fire across the country for her version of the song. Deadspin even dubbed it "the worst national anthem rendition ever ...
The HinduIndian national flag hoisted at Olympic VillageHindustan TimesMuralidharan Raja, who made a presentation to the dignitary before the Indian tri-colour was hoisted to the tunes of national anthem along with the Olympic flag featuring the five rings. Welcoming the athletes, who had attained the distinction of ...Indian flag hoisted at Olympic VillageThe HinduIndian national flag hoisted at Olympic Games VillageDaily News & Analysisall 123 news articles »
International Business TimesIndia marks Republic DayWashington PostKevin Frayer / AP Indian soldiers march during the Republic Day celebrations in Agartala, capital of India's northeastern state of Tripura. Indian students in traditional dresses stand as the national anthem is played during Republic Day celebrations ...India Celebrates 63rd Republic Day in Style (PHOTOS)International Business TimesIndians celebrate R-Day across the worldAll India RadioIndia Celebrates Its 63rd Republic DayTIME (blog)Business Standard -indiablooms -Northern Voices Onlineall 272 news articles »
No Guinness recognition for new mass anthem recordZee NewsIn a rousing display of patriotism and unity, over 15000 people from the city had yesterday participated in mass singing of national anthem 'Jana Gana Mana', creating a world record in the process. With a tally of 15243, they had taken India into the ...and more »
Prez' last 'At Home'; Thai PM says Namaste IndiaZee NewsAfter the national anthem was played, Patil moved around with Shinawatra, chief guest at India's Republic Day reception, exchanging greetings with her guests. The contrast in their profiles was too obvious not to notice: the 44-year-old Shinawatra is ...and more »
Deccan HeraldKashmir celebrates Republic Day with ardourNewstrack IndiaA wave of patriotic exuberance swept across the venue as Rather unfurled the Indian national flag, while the tune of national anthem reverberated in the backdrop. Security personnel deployed in the strife-ridden valley gave a guard of honour to Rather ...Patriotic fervour marks paradeDeccan Heraldall 8 news articles »
Zee NewsTV stars recall their school flag-hoisting ceremony on R-DayZee NewsHowever, even now, every moment makes me feel proud to be an Indian. As a kid, I remember standing in the school assembly, singing the national anthem and seeing the flag being hoisted. I used to feel really proud watching the flag hoisting.and more »
NDTVNational Anthem of India: Over 15000 sing 'Jana Gana Mana' in unison; create ...Economic TimesAURANGABAD: In a rousing display of patriotism and unity, over 15000 people from the city today participated in a mass singing of national anthem 'Jana Gana Mana', creating a world record in the process. With a tally of 15243, they took India into the ...Aurangabad creates National Anthem world record for India on eve of Republic Dayafaqs (press release)Jana Gana Mana sang by 15243 participants, a new Guinness recordTruthDiveOver 15000 people sing 'Jana Gana Mana' in unison; create world recordNDTVall 15 news articles »
IBNLive.comOver 15000 sing National Anthem in unison; create world recordRediffIn a rousing display of patriotism and unity, over 15000 people from the city on Wednesday participated in a mass singing of national anthem Jana Gana Mana, creating a world record in the process. With a tally of 15243, they took India [ Images ] into ...Aurangabad creates National Anthem world record for India on eve of Republic Dayafaqs (press release)all 6 news articles »
In a rousing display of patriotism and unity, over 15,000 people from the city on Wednesday participated in a mass singing of national anthem Jana Gana Mana, creating a world record in the process. With a tally of 15,243, they took India [ Images ] into
Republic Day Parade 2012 – A Curtain RaiserPress Information Bureau (press release)As per tradition, after unfurling of the National Flag, the National Anthem will be played. Thereafter President SmtPratibhaDevisinghPatil will posthumouslyconfer the Ashok Chakra on Lieutenant Navdeep Singh of the Army Ordnance Corps / 15th Battalion ...
A record-setting national anthem!Daily News & Analysis... that we will be part of the record-setting attempt. It will be our small tribute to the great composition of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore.” The Jana Gana Mana was first sung at the Calcutta Session of the Indian National Congress on 27 December 1911.National Anthem Guinness World Record AttemptCathNews Indiaall 3 news articles »
Deccan ChronicleStudents faint in 'record' attemptDeccan ChronicleInspired by the spirit of the song, Bharatha Vidhatha, Nehru and Gandhi decided to declare it as national anthem. Deputy Inspector General of Police, Dr Sowmya Mishra, said it was first sung at the Calcutta Session of the Indian National Congress on ...and more »
India’s National Anthem, which turned 100 on December 27 last year, was adopted as National Anthem after a long debate by Indian Parliament. The Parliament adopted it right exactly 62 years back, on January 24, 1950 after a full-fledged debate between Ja
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Zee NewsDhanush all set for his debut Hindi filmZee NewsJust like my film `Tanu Weds Manu`, the film and its characters will take you to Delhi, Punjab, Chennai," added Rai. Dhanush's song became a youth anthem of sorts and we are sure his fans across India would be waiting to see him in the Bollywood film.Why This Kolaveri effect!Super Good Moviesall 45 news articles »
'Jana Gana Mana' turns 100Hindu Business LineAfter it was translated into English, Indian students took the song beyond the country's borders making it 'The Morning Song of India' and subsequently the national anthem. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's Indian National Army adopted Jana Gana Mana as ...and more »
Group gets jump on India's Republic Day celebrationMorton Grove ChampionSinging the Indian National Anthem are (from left) Gaurav Arora, Mira Chandor and Sandhya Vadravu during The Indian Community of Niles Township's Republic Day celebration Saturday at Fairview South School. | Joe Cyganowski~for Sun Times Media The ...and more »
The HinduSong of the nationThe HinduAmong them, one stood out to become the national anthem of independent India. This year marks the centenary year of this song. Before Independence, the English anthems “God Save the Queen “or “God Save the King”, depending on whether the queen or king ...Over 1 lakh kids sing National AnthemDeccan Heraldall 4 news articles »
South Asian LinkIndia's National Anthem Turns 100 YearsSouth Asian LinkNEW DELHI – 'Jana Gana Mana', the country's national anthem penned by Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore, turned 100, as it was first sung a century ago at the 1911 Calcutta Session of the Indian National Congress. Written in highly Sanskritised ...
The song, which invoked a sense of patriotism among people across the country and played a significant role in India’s struggle for Independence, is not being accorded due respect by both state and Central governments, which have ignored its centenary ye
KOLKATA: “Jana Gana Mana...,” India’s lilting national anthem, completed 100 years on Tuesday. First sung by a choir on this date in 1911 at the 26th session of the Indian National Congress here, “Jana Gana Mana” was composed and set to tune by Rabindran
First sung by a choir on this date in 1911 at the 26th session of the Indian National Congress here, ‘Jana Gana Mana’ was composed and set to tune by Rabindranath Tagore – the first Asian to win the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913 – days after the Bri
New Delhi, Dec 27 (TruthDive): Be proud to be Indian! This is the day when India’s national anthem, Jana Gana Mana, completes 100 years.
It was first sung during the Calcutta Session of the Indian National Congress on 27 December 1911. Decades later, aft
Sadananda Gowda vows to implement Yeddyurappa's programmesDaily News & AnalysisIn cities, towns and 29 district headquarters across the state, gaiety and patriotic fervour marked the 65th I-Day with the hoisting of the national flag, rendering of national anthem and impressive march past by the central and state forces, ...and more »
The forgotten stanzas of Jana, Gana, ManaNDTV.comKolkata: Many of us do not know that our national anthem was only one of the five stanzas, composed and penned by Rabindranath Tagore. Below are the five stanzas in their entirety - the original Bengali version coming first; followed by its English ...Today, experience the full magic of 'Jana Gana Mana'Times of Indiaall 7 news articles »
Zee NewsI love my IndiaThe HinduIndia's national anthem was even voted to be one of the best national anthems in the world which makes me proud. When I grow up I will surely help this country and people here and will not serve any other country because this is the country which has ...Twitterati greet nation on Independece DayWashington Bangla Radio5 Simple things one could do for Independence DayIBNLive.com (blog)Group marks India National DayChina Postall 104 news articles »
65th Independence Day of India celebrated by the High Commission of IndiaAsian TribuneHigh Commissioner Ashok K. Kantha unfurled the National Flag, which was followed by rendering of the National Anthem by the lady officials of the High Commission and the Indian community. The High Commissioner inspected the Guard of Honour presented by ...and more »
The Express TribuneIndependence days…Crikey (blog)Yesterday marked Pakistan's Independence Day – today, it's India's turn to raise the flag and sing the national anthem. 64 years after partition, contemporary Pakistan could hardly be further from Jinnah's vision of a secular, non-sectarian, stable, ...Raising PakistanisThe News InternationalBAAGHI: A new project for Pakistani liberals —Marvi SirmedPakistan Daily Timesall 41 news articles »
...of India's 64th Independence Day, which falls on August 15, we present the full text and English version of India's National Anthem and National Song. The National Anthem, "Jana Gana Mana," written by the Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore cannot be indiscriminately...
Glimpses of the day India won freedomHindustan TimesWhen Dhruv, who studies in the preparatory section of Bloom Public School, Vasant Kunj, innocently asked his grandfather about the latter's memories of school, Walia, 71, narrated how he had learnt the national anthem as part of Independence Day ...
Raising PakistanisThe News InternationalNotwithstanding this hangover from the bitterness surrounding the events of 1947, the sense of national pride was genuine. Occasionally tears would well up on hearing the national anthem and 'mili naghmay' or watching the national flag flutter over ...and more »
Pranab Mukherjee launches full Jaya HeyTimes of IndiaNEW DELHI: The complete national anthem, Jaya Hey, with four additional and barely known stanzas, was launched by finance minister Pranab Mukherjee. The full anthem, presented by The Times of India, has been sung by India's top artistes, ...and more »
The unsung verses of the Indian National AnthemIBNLive.comOh! Eternal Charioteer, the wheels of your chariot echo day and night in the path In the midst of fierce revolution, your conch shell sounds. Oh! You who guide the people through tortuous path... Victory be to You, dispenser of the destiny of India!and more »
The complete national anthemTimes Now.tvNow, in a tribute to this great poet on his 150th birth anniversary, 'Times of India' in collaboration with sare ga ma and the I&B Ministry brings to you the complete rendition of our national anthem - all the 5 riveting verses sung by 39 top singers ...
TOI launches Celebrating TagoreTimes of IndiaThere are few who aren't moved by our national anthem. It inspires us, ignites a spirit of oneness and leaves us with a lump in the throat. Very few would perhaps know that the bard had written four more stanzas of our moving anthem. ...and more »