60th Republic Day Greetings

India gained its independence on 15 August 1947, after which the process of preparing a constitution was started. The Constitution was passed on 26 November 1949 in the Constituent Assembly. It was adopted on 26 January 1950 with a democratic government system, when the country became a republic in true sense. 26 January was selected,…

The strategy behind selecting a Republic Day guest

I had always wondered about the procedure of choosing a guest for the Republic Day celebrations that happen in New Delhi.  Going by this article, there seems to be a strategy behind the whole selection.  It all depends on the way India percieves the person its inviting, the kind of relations between the two countries…

Republic Day Greetings & Gong Xi Fa Cai

Both, the Indian Republic Day and the first day of the Chinese New Year happen to fall on the same day today. Best Wishes of the year of the Ox. Picture source: Santabanta +++