Tag: Beating Retreat

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  • Delhi Metro services to be curtailed on 29 January

    Delhi Metro services to be curtailed on 29 January

    "Metro services at two stations of Yellow Line (Samaypur Badli to HUDA City Centre) will not be available as per the specific timings," said the official.

    January 28, 2020
  • Discordant note

    Discordant note

    The Republic Day parade itself is an archaic display of military might and grandeur, an anachronism in a modern day democracy, but successive governments have revelled in showcasing it to foreign guests and comparing it to the Bastille Day celebrations in Paris’ Champs Elysee.

    January 18, 2020
  • Indian music at Beating Retreat ceremony marks end of 70th Republic Day celebrations

    Indian music at Beating Retreat ceremony marks end of 70th Republic Day celebrations

    Sonorous Indian tunes wafted through the air on the evening of 29 January at the historic Vijay Chowk as military bands performed on the occasion of the ‘Beating the Retreat’ ceremony marking the end of the four-day long 70th Republic Day celebrations.

    January 29, 2019
  • Glimpses of the Beating Retreat Ceremony