The 68th Republic Day was commemorated at St.Albert's College, Ernakulam. In the below video, the National Anthem of the Indian Republic—Jana Gana Mana, is sung by great classical vocalists of this country. "The Republic Day will be celebrated with leaders of all 10 (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Asean countries coming to India as chief guests.
Almost 23 flights were cancelled, all of which were domestic flights, according to airport an official. According to officials, Jhonna De Torres, 36, who had landed at the international airport here from Muscat was found carrying 4.5 kilograms of cocaine in her checked-in baggage.
According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), general visibility improved to 200 metres at the Delhi airport yesterday as compared to zero metres over repulic day speech the past two days. However, six of the 27 flights that operate from Patna airport during winter were cancelled, adding to the backlog of stranded passengers.
As temperatures rose towards 51C on Thursday, Iraq's government declared a mandatory holiday, allowing civil servants to shelter at home. Despite the republican and democratic style of government set up by the 1911 constitution, the republican experiment ended in a coup in 1926.
In late 1949, an Indian constitution was adopted, and on January 26, 1950, the Republic of India was born. GP Rao, the spokesperson of the airlines, confirmed the flight AI 459 was delayed yesterday morning by half an hour. Domestic carriers including government-owned Air India have waived charges for ticket cancellations and no show due to the ongoing unrest in parts of Maharashtra.
EU Council president Donald Tusk and former Labour Party ministers Louis Grech and George Vella were elevated to Companions of the National Order of Merit after having been awarded the Gieh ir-Republica award. Equally smartly, the management understood the timeless fancies of the privileged Indian, the need to be constantly feted by visible symbols of stature, the Jet Premiere tag a permanent part of briefcases and then laptop bags.
A grand parade is held in New Delhi and the event starts with India's prime minister laying a wreath at the Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate, to remember soldiers who sacrificed their lives for their country. Addressing the nation, he said, "The Republic Day will be celebrated with leaders of all 10 ASEAN countries coming to India as chief guests.
A Drafting Committee, headed by the Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, was appointed to outline the permanent Indian constitution. 26th January is a national holiday all over India. In 1946, as the nation recovered from the ravages of World War II, a referendum was held to allow the people to choose the form of government for their country.