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National day in India, celebrated on 15 August

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Independence Day (India): National day in India, celebrated on 15 August
Independence Day is celebrated annually on 15 August as a national holiday in India commemorating the nation's independence from the United Kingdom on 15 August 1947, the day when the provisions of the 1947 Indian Independence Act, which transferred legislative sovereignty to the Indian Constituent Assembly, came into effect. India retained King George VI as head of state until its transition to a republic, when the nation adopted the Constitution of India on 26 January 1950 and replaced the dominion prefix, Dominion of India, with the enactment of the sovereign law Constitution of India. India attained independence following the Independence Movement noted for largely non-violent resistance and civil disobedience.

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Anti Taliban protest in Afghanistan on Independence Day, several killed in Asadabad| Oneindia News [Video]

Anti Taliban protest in Afghanistan on Independence Day, several killed in Asadabad| Oneindia News

As Afghanistan celebrates its Independence day today, Anti Taliban protest were seen throughout the country. Thousands of people marched on the streets with the Afghan national flag on the roads,..

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PM Modi’s speech on 75th Independence Day | Gati Shakti Plan | Vande Bharat trains | Oneindia News [Video]

PM Modi’s speech on 75th Independence Day | Gati Shakti Plan | Vande Bharat trains | Oneindia News

PM Modi addressed the nation after hoisting a flag in Red Fort; CJI NV Ramana criticised the functioning of parliament in strong terms today; Former US President Donald Trump has hit out at his..

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Independence Day 2021: Watch LIVE Special Quiz Contest | Oneindia News [Video]

Independence Day 2021: Watch LIVE Special Quiz Contest | Oneindia News

This Independence Day, Win Rs 10000 Participate in ONEINDIA's Independence day special quiz content And Win Rs 2000 on each correct answer. Answer a few easy questions related to the freedom..

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ITBP jawans celebrate Independence Day on the banks of Pangong Tso in Ladakh | Oneindia News [Video]

ITBP jawans celebrate Independence Day on the banks of Pangong Tso in Ladakh | Oneindia News

Indo-Tibetan Border Police jawans celebrate Independence Day of 2021 at the banks of Pangong Tso in Ladakh. India is celebrating its 75th year of Independence. #IndependenceDay #ITBP #Ladakh

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India celebrates 75th Independence day, PM Modi pays tribute to Nehru | Oneindia News [Video]

India celebrates 75th Independence day, PM Modi pays tribute to Nehru | Oneindia News

India celebrates its 75th Independence day today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi unfurled the national flag from the ramparts of Red Fort in New Delhi, which is being marked as the "Azadi ka Amrit..

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Independence Day: Tour of Delhi's 3 war memorials | What are they? | Oneindia News [Video]

Independence Day: Tour of Delhi's 3 war memorials | What are they? | Oneindia News

History has left its mark on Delhi. This Independence Day we visit places dedicated to the various wars fought by Indian soldiers, from 1857 to the present day. We salute the countless unnamed soldiers..

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Independence Day 2021: Watch LIVE Quiz Contest | Oneindia News [Video]

Independence Day 2021: Watch LIVE Quiz Contest | Oneindia News

This Independence Day, Win Rs 10000 Participate in ONEINDIA's Independence day special quiz content And Win Rs 2000 on each correct answer. Answer a few easy questions related to the freedom..

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3 ministers ride bicycles in 'Pedal for Health' initiative | Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav | Oneindia News [Video]

3 ministers ride bicycles in 'Pedal for Health' initiative | Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav | Oneindia News

Participating in India's Independence Day celebrations, Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur, Law Minister Kiren Rijiju and Health Minister Mansukh Mansukh Mandaviya participated in the 'Pedal for..

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Biggest Indian flag at Times Square on 75th Independence Day | Oneindia News [Video]

Biggest Indian flag at Times Square on 75th Independence Day | Oneindia News

An organisation of the Indian diaspora has said that this Independence Day it will hoist the biggest Indian national flag at Times Square to commemorate 75 years of freedom from foreign..

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Delhi police erected wall like structure near Red Fort | Independence Day | Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi police erected wall like structure near Red Fort | Independence Day | Oneindia News

Ahead of India’s Independence day, the Delhi police has erected a wall like structure at the main gate of Red Fort. The wall has been made of shipping containers, which have been placed in such a way..

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