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Prez presents award to Japanese professor for promoting Hindi

Fujii Takeshi (Japan) and Gabriela Nik Ilieva (US) were presented the George Grearson Award for promoting Hindi language.

30 May 2017 8:21 PM

Didn’t know my show would be viewed politically, says Modi

He said the freedom fighters had suffered “despicable miseries and that is how we can now breathe in a free India.”

29 May 2017 1:03 AM

Oppn begins to take steps towards unity

The next presidency is due to begin on July 25.

29 May 2017 12:33 AM

PM most effective communicator, gave new direction to economy: Prez

Talking about the government, the president said there have been many major developmental initiatives in India in different directions.

26 May 2017 4:37 PM

India's pluralism, diversity bedrock of our civilisation: President

'We need to be sensitive to dominant narratives, of those who make the loudest noise, drowning out those who disagree,' he said.

25 May 2017 8:51 PM


Mamata will meet PM today to talk growth, Prez polls

Sources said both factions of the AIADMK have pledged support to the NDA presidential candidate.

25 May 2017 2:06 AM

Don’t become just informed robots, President tells students

Mukherjee, who witnessed a colourful parade by the students, said a good school is an asset of any society, country or state.

24 May 2017 1:30 AM

President Mukherjee condemns Manchester attack, extends support to UK

The suspected terror attack, which claimed over 22 lives and injured over 50 people, took place during pop singer Ariana Grande's concert.

23 May 2017 10:34 AM

BJP yet to decide on Prez candidate, ruled out Bhagwat's name: Amit Shah

Amit Shah rules out RSS chief Bhagwat as Sangh itself has said ‘no’.

22 May 2017 1:51 AM

Amid NDA's silence, Opposition to intensify efforts for joint prez candidate

The term of Pranab Mukherjee ends on July 24 and the election has to take place before that.

21 May 2017 8:00 PM


President stresses on clean, renewable energy to meet power demand

Mukherjee added that there is a need to emphasise on renewable energy to meet the demand.

19 May 2017 6:06 PM

Karnan has appealed to President against SC order to jail him: lawyers

Karnan's lawyers had earlier claimed that the judge had shot off letters to the president, the PM and others against his jail term.

19 May 2017 9:23 AM

Attacks on doctors by relatives of patients unacceptable: President

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee, during her address, said that the other name to health services is service, and giving life to a patient.

19 May 2017 4:22 AM

IIT-Delhi researchers develop cheapest respiratory filter

The team of innovators was recently awarded with the “National Startups Award” by President Pranab Mukherjee.

19 May 2017 4:01 AM

Delegation of JNU teachers meets Pranab Mukherjee

A memorandum was presented on the faculty’s critique, highlighting the statutory lapses that had been involved in the revisions of the ordinances.

19 May 2017 3:50 AM


Harsh Vardhan gets additional charge of Environment Ministry post Dave's demise

Environment Minister Dave, 60, died in Delhi early on Thursday morning. 

18 May 2017 2:01 PM

Debate laws before passing them, says President

Pranab voices concern over reduced sittings of Houses, quality of discussion.

16 May 2017 3:37 AM

Will be good if Pranab Mukherjee becomes President again: Nitish Kumar

Political heavyweights have started flexing their muscles to place their 'choice' in the seat of power.

15 May 2017 3:15 PM

Indira Gandhi most acceptable PM till today: Prez in subtle message to Cong

President Pranab Mukherjee recalled her decisiveness while giving a subtle message to the present Congress leadership.

14 May 2017 12:40 PM

Palestine President visits before PM Modi’s Israel trip

Observers point out that India inevitably finds itself doing a tight-rope walk in its ties between the two feuding neighbours Israel and Palestine.

14 May 2017 1:45 AM