Top Headlines: Healthcare in PM’s I-Day speech, SBI HR subsidiary, and more

In his ninth Independence Day speech from the Red Fort, PM Narendra Modi is expected to devote a considerable amount of time to ongoing and proposed initiatives in the health care sector. Meanwhile, State Bank of India (SBI), the country’s largest lender, in a bid to manage costs efficiently, will soon start a subsidiary … Read more

Har Ghar Tiranga: Post Offices to remain open on all days till I-Day

To facilitate the sales and distribution of national flags under Har Ghar Tiranga campaign, all post offices across the country will function on holidays, falling before Independence Day 2022, informed the Ministry of Communications on Saturday. The Ministry said all delivery post offices and other important post offices across the country will … Read more

Red Fort, areas in vicinity declared ‘no kite flying zone’ ahead of I-Day

The Delhi Police on Friday designated a five-kilometre radius around the historic Red Fort as a “no kite flying zone” till Prime Minister Narendra Modi hoists the tricolour at the Mughal era monument on Independence Day. The city police took to Twitter to inform about the development. “As a security measure, … Read more

75th I-Day: ‘Inspire others to use national flag as profile pic,’ says Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday asked people to inspire everyone to use the national flag as profile picture of their social media accounts between August 2 and 15 and join the special campaign ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’. Shah’s appeal came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ … Read more

Hope ties will deepen in coming years: Modi wishes Israelis on their I-Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday conveyed best wishes to the people of Israel on their Independence Day and hoped that the two countries would deepen ties in the coming years. Prime Minister Modi made the remarks in a video message shared on his Twitter handle on the 74th anniversary … Read more