As well as marking the culmination of India’s long freedom struggle, Indian Independence, arriving «At the stroke of the midnight hour» on August 15 1947, while the world slept, came as a landmark moment in transforming the Commonwealth into a partnership of... The Pakistani nation celebrates the country’s independence on 14 August! On this day people decorate their homes with flags and celebrate. People visit the Minar-e-Pakistan and pay their respects to the country’s founder and first governor-general Muhammad... An array of African athletes from Commonwealth countries have made history at Tokyo 2020. Cayman Islands have now added electronic vaccination records and certificates from Barbados to its list of ‘security viable’ COVID-19 documents.