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Prez thanks Parliament for 'creating' him, remembers ex-PMs in farewell ceremony

President-elect Ram Nath Kovind will take oath as the 14th President of India on Tuesday (July 25). 

23 Jul 2017 7:25 PM

Bihar CM attends dinner hosted by Modi for President

From Opposition, only Nitish Kumar and Naveen Patnaik were present; sources said the invitation was sent to all chief ministers.

23 Jul 2017 5:41 AM

TMC supports Meira Kumar; is against unlawfulness, injustice: WB CM

Further slamming the government, Banerjee stated that the TMC will not bow down and will rather fight and be happy to go to jail.

17 Jul 2017 6:53 PM

MPs to present President with coffee table book as farewell gift

Pranab Mukherjee's term ends on July 24 and the next president will take oath on July 25.

17 Jul 2017 12:51 PM

Fate of Meira Kumar, Kovind sealed as Prez poll ends; result on Thursday

There was a clash between TMC MLA and his counterparts after the former said that the latter had set the hills on fire.

17 Jul 2017 9:00 AM


Waiting for a President

The victor in today’s election will have to live up to the very high standards set by both Dr Kalam and outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee.

17 Jul 2017 3:20 AM

I will come back as an ordinary citizen: President Mukherjee

The rural football tournament for the KKM Gold Cup was started by him in 2010 in memory of his father Kamada Kimkar Mukherjee.

15 Jul 2017 1:22 AM

Presidential convoy clears way for ambulance in WB

The incident happened when Mukherjee was going to Kanidighi, about 25 km from the MDI helipad in Murshidabad, to inaugurate a school.

14 Jul 2017 4:59 PM

Kovind to skip Matoshree during visit to Mumbai

Kovind’s brief visit will see him addressing NDA MPs and legislators in the state at Garware Club after which he will depart.

13 Jul 2017 2:16 AM

Ensure that attackers brought to justice, says President Pranab Mukherjee

The President strongly condemned the terrorist attack on the yatris.

12 Jul 2017 1:03 AM


Prez polls: Tweaking democracy through a vote of conscience

In fielding Ms Kumar, it is true that Mrs Gandhi and other Opposition leaders have put some pressure on the JD(U) leadership.

10 Jul 2017 12:14 AM

K K Venugopal becomes new Attorney General of India

In 2015, Venugopal was conferred with Padma Vibhushan award by Government of India.

03 Jul 2017 11:58 AM

Pranabda cares for me like a father: PM at book launch on President

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was fortunate that he could hold President Pranab Mukherjee's hand while trying to settle in Delhi.

03 Jul 2017 8:25 AM

Heed President, be vigilant

The matter of maximum concern these days are the lynch killings of Muslim citizens in different parts of the country by cow vigilantes.

03 Jul 2017 12:20 AM

Presidency more than protocol, privileged to work with Pranab Mukherjee: PM

Modi also took the occasion to laud the efforts of photographer Varun Joshi towards the making of the coffee table book.

02 Jul 2017 9:25 PM


Mukherjee: The troubleshooter President

BJP president Amit Shah has also set up a crack team to ensure that the NDA candidate wins with a huge margin.

02 Jul 2017 7:27 AM

President speaks up against lynching

Mukherjee said that the country needed to fight forces of darkness.

02 Jul 2017 7:15 AM

GST a disruptive change, tribute to India's democracy: President

He also said the GST Council should continuously review the implementation and suggest improvements to the new indirect taxation regime.

01 Jul 2017 8:39 AM

President to journalists: Be mouthpiece of people

Write in such a way that your viewpoint is shared by a majority of people, says Pranab Mukherjee.

01 Jul 2017 5:33 AM

GST: President Pranab Mukherjee, PM Modi launch India's biggest tax reform

The President, reading out from a written speech, said, “The historical moment was culmination of a 14-year-long journey.”

01 Jul 2017 3:03 AM