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Of Pranab’s diplomacy and Gadkari’s weight loss

Mr Gadkari refused to be drawn into a conversation on political issues.

22 Oct 2017 12:42 AM

Ex-President’s brother dies at 86

He was a teacher in different schools and retired from Sikshasatra, the secondary school of Visva Bharati, as its principal.

21 Oct 2017 4:37 AM

Pranab Mukherjee calls Mamata 'born rebel', says she insulted him

Mukherjee also said Banerjee emerged as a force to reckon with after the Kolkata plenary in 1997 as has had a spectacular political career.

18 Oct 2017 7:29 AM

Sonia was upset I met Bal Thackeray, says Pranab Mukherjee

Pawar’s advice was completely different from that of Ms Gandhi as he insisted that Mr Mukherjee should meet Thackeray.

17 Oct 2017 7:14 AM

Sewing up alliances will dilute identity of Congress: Pranab Mukherjee

Mukherjee advocated the go-alone strategy, saying that is the only way the Congress can keep its identity intact.

16 Oct 2017 2:55 PM


3-yr-old girl raped by teenager in Delhi; accused apprehended

The girl was playing outside her home when the juvenile noticed her while he was sitting at his father's grocery store.

14 Oct 2017 8:23 AM

Pranabji was more qualified to be PM, but I had no choice: Manmohan

Singh came into politics when the then PM Narasimha Rao invited him to join the government as the finance minister.

14 Oct 2017 12:58 AM

Broken promises

Political manifestos attracted public notice in England in the 19th century when political warfare was at its peak.

20 Aug 2017 12:32 AM

An unfortunate row as Ansari bows out

The nation should be happy that its highest constitutional functionaries are not afraid to speak home truths to the government.

12 Aug 2017 12:23 AM

Touched my heart: Pranab Mukherjee shares farewell letter from Modi

The former president shared the letter, which spells out the bond between the two leaders who come from different political ideologies.

03 Aug 2017 6:16 PM


JD(U) chief’s ghar wapsi, courtesy Modi-Shah

JD(U) president Nitish Kumar’s ghar wapsi to the BJP was painstakingly planned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah.

30 Jul 2017 12:20 AM

Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as 14th President

Key to India’s success is its diversity, says Kovind after taking charge.

26 Jul 2017 1:02 AM

President Kovind sworn in after tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat

Kovind was sworn in today as the 14th President of India by Chief Justice JS Khehar at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

25 Jul 2017 12:15 PM

Ram Nath Kovind to be sworn-in as 14th President of India today

Kovind, a National Democratic Alliance (NDA) nominee last Thursday won the presidential elections by defeating Oppn candidate Meira Kumar.

25 Jul 2017 9:44 AM

Soul of India lies in pluralism: President Pranab Mukherjee

Mr Mukherjee, 81, who will move from the 340-room sprawling presidential residence to a bungalow.

25 Jul 2017 2:34 AM


Pranab Mukherjee is guardian of Constitution: Arun Jaitley

Mr Jaitley said Mr Mukherjee as a President was unquestionably the guardian of the Constitution.

25 Jul 2017 2:29 AM

President Pranab's guidance will help me immensely: Narendra Modi

Mukherjee is extremely knowledgeable and extremely simple, he said, adding that under him, the Rashtrapati Bhavan became a 'Lok Bhavan'.

24 Jul 2017 9:08 PM

India's strength in tolerance, non-violence: Pranab in last address as Prez

'The power of non-violence has to be resurrected to build a compassionate and caring society,' Mukherjee, 81, said.

24 Jul 2017 9:00 PM

President advises govt against use of ordinance route

Stresses on right to debate, dissent at farewell function.

24 Jul 2017 5:12 AM

Adieu to a calm, unfazed President

Mukherjee managed this unprecedented turn in national life with a deep constitutional sense, even some elegance.

24 Jul 2017 12:29 AM