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News Headlines : 15th August 2021

  • Nation celebrates 75th Independence Day with patriotic fervor.
  • Bihar CM Nitish Kumar announces 11% hike of dearness allowance for state govt employees and pensioners with effect from July 1.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi hoists national flag and addresses Nation from the ramparts of Red Fort.
  • Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas, Sabka Vishwas and Sabka Prayas is mantra to fulfill aspirations of nation, says Prime Minister.
  • Congress accuses PM Narendra Modi of only making announcements about schemes in his Independence Day speeches and not implementing them, and hits out at him for not withdrawing three agri laws against which farmers have been protesting.
  • Prime Minister announces 100 lakh crore rupees project ‘Gati Shakti’ to develop holistic infrastructure and to provide employment opportunity for youth. 
  • Prime Minister announces setting up of National Hydrogen Mission with the aim of becoming new global hub of Green Hydrogen and also its largest exporter.
  • President Ram Nath Kovind confers Shaurya Chakra awards to gallant defence personnel.
  • President Ram Nath Kovind greets fellow citizens on eve of Parsi New Year and says contribution of Parsi community in social and national life is incomparable.
  • Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh calls upon Armed Forces to be prepared for any challenge that may come their way.
  • External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will begin 4-day visit to US from Monday to attend number of UN Security Council events.
  • More than 56 crore 76 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses provided to States and Union Territories so far, says government. 
  • Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal welcomes party chief Sonia Gandhi’s initiative of bringing like-minded political parties together, but urges her to strengthen Congress.
  • In Afghanistan, Media reports say President Ashraf Ghani resigns and leaves country.