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President Pranab Mukherjee

WB riots: Guv Tripathi writes to Prez, says never humiliated Mamata

The governor wrote that he wanted to speak to the state DGP and when he was told that he was unavailable, he had called up WB CM.

06 Jul 2017 10:06 AM

Prez condemns lynching incidents, asks nation to pause, reflect

Just hours after Prime Minster Modi condemned the killings in the name of cow protection, a Jharkhand man was attacked by a mob.

01 Jul 2017 9:36 PM

Sonia slams Centre, says India being marked by increasing threats of authoritarianism

Gandhi said that National Herald is a testament to unity and justice and "not the division and hate that the present times are witnessing."

01 Jul 2017 9:18 PM

Bengaluru traffic police officer stops President's car, lets ambulance pass first

The Bengaluru Police later announced a reward for traffic police Sub-Inspector M L Nijalingappa.

20 Jun 2017 12:04 PM

Prez race a pointer to the 2019 battle?

President Pranab Mukherjee’s five-year term ends on July 24.

17 Jun 2017 1:55 AM


Sharad Pawar clears air, says not in race for presidential post

On a lighter note, Pawar further said that he might get a huge accommodation but he will not be able to interact with people that often.

31 May 2017 9:34 AM

In a first, taxation proposals come into effect from April 1

This comes as President Pranab Mukherjee today gave his assent to Finace Bill 2017 seeking govt expenditures.

01 Apr 2017 4:21 PM

Universities must nurture free atmosphere: President

Education means development of mind, constant interaction with teachers and fellow students.

20 Mar 2017 5:15 AM

President Pranab Mukherjee condemns intolerance in universities

Mr Mukherjee further added that students must be integrated with good educational qualities and there should no space for narrow mindsets.

18 Mar 2017 12:57 AM

Delhi: Iconic Mughal Gardens opens to public from today

About 14 thousand Tulip bulbs in seven different colours like red, orange, pink and purple have been planted in the gardens.

05 Feb 2017 12:13 PM


Budget 2017: President to address both houses of Parliament today

The President will speak before the Economic Survey is tabled later in the day.

31 Jan 2017 9:48 AM

‘Firefighter’ wins Padma Shri

He will receive the award in field of social work from President Pranab Mukherjee.

26 Jan 2017 6:15 AM

House clears Bill for faster disposal of labour disputes

Bill will help implement the settlement or award without delay following imposition of penalty for breach of settlement or award.

14 Dec 2016 3:45 AM

National Child award for Vantika Agrawal

In the past, Vantika has won various accolades at the national and the international levels.

03 Dec 2016 5:20 AM

Govt flouted rules to pass new I-T bill, Oppn complains to President

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan had also overruled amendments which would require presidential assent.

02 Dec 2016 12:55 AM


Smart Gram facilities inaugurated at villages adopted by President Pranab Mukherjee

The wellness centre has an e-doctor service which can be used for consultation with doctors in Rashtrapati Bhawan in times of need.

12 Nov 2016 5:03 AM