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Watch: Dress rehearsal for oath-taking ceremony of President-elect Ram Nath Kovind

President-elect Ram Nath kovind will be taking oath of biggest constitutional post of the country on July 25 and the rehearsals of the ceremony are going on full swing.

Jul 22, 2017, 16:57 PM IST

Festive atmosphere at Kovind's Delhi residence

"We have been working here since morning, sweeping the pavements, trimming hedges, putting flower pots at both the entry and exit gates," said a staff of the New Delhi Municipal Council.

Jul 20, 2017, 20:06 PM IST

President has returned Kerala Maritime Board Bill: Assembly Speaker

Sreeramakrishnan read out the message of the state governor P Sathasivam which stated that the bill was returned to the assembly.

May 11, 2017, 18:34 PM IST
Shiv Sena says Mohan Bhagwat should become President to transform India into Hindu Rashtra

Shiv Sena says Mohan Bhagwat should become President to transform India into Hindu Rashtra

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said in order to transform India into a Hindu nation, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat should become the next President of the country.

May 07, 2017, 20:15 PM IST
To keep India united, celebrate its diversity: President

To keep India united, celebrate its diversity: President

The President said 190 years of British rule left a very dark chapter which is described by the students of history as the drainage of resources from India.

Apr 17, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
President invokes Nalanda, Taxila to bat for free atmosphere at campuses

President invokes Nalanda, Taxila to bat for free atmosphere at campuses

"If there cannot be free atmosphere in a university, in an academic institution, then what type of lessons we can give to our students?" he asked.

Mar 19, 2017, 23:03 PM IST
President Pranab Mukherjee wishes Indian contingent luck for Rio Olympics

President Pranab Mukherjee wishes Indian contingent luck for Rio Olympics

The Indian team has sent 118 sportspersons in 15 disciplines, the largest number to represent India at the Olympic Games.

Aug 06, 2016, 18:24 PM IST
Today, get ready for President Pranab Mukherjee's class!

Today, get ready for President Pranab Mukherjee's class!

President Pranab Mukherjee is going to do on Friday what no other sitting Indian President has ever done before!

Sep 03, 2015, 18:49 PM IST
President Pranab Mukherjee to skip Mohun Bagan's 125th year celebration

President Pranab Mukherjee to skip Mohun Bagan's 125th year celebration

 President Pranab Mukherjee will skip Mohun Bagan's 125th year celebration where the reigning I-League champions will be felicitated at the Netaji Indoor Stadium on August 22.

Aug 17, 2015, 20:18 PM IST

DNA: Complete analysis of APJ Abdul Kalam's life and achievements

Complete analysis of former President APJ Abdul Kalam's life and achievements.

Jul 28, 2015, 23:48 PM IST

Last rites of Kalam to be held in his native place: Collector

The last rites of former President APJ Abdul Kalam would be held at his native place here on Wednesday with his body expected to arrive by noon, District Collector K Nandhakumar said.

Jul 28, 2015, 14:57 PM IST

All govt offices in Andhra to pay homage to Kalam

 Hailing former President APJ Abdul Kalam as a great statesman who always wanted to reach out to the people, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday urged that homage be paid to the departed soul in all government offices in the state.

Jul 28, 2015, 14:51 PM IST
Election Commission remembers APJ Abdul Kalam as first national icon

Election Commission remembers APJ Abdul Kalam as first national icon

 The Election Commission on Tuesday remembered APJ Abdul Kalam as its first 'national icon' for voter awareness, saying he championed the cause of greater participation and use of electronic means in holding of free and fair elections.

Jul 28, 2015, 14:37 PM IST
President Pranab Mukherjee reminisces of 'poet' APJ Abdul Kalam, their 'friendship'

President Pranab Mukherjee reminisces of 'poet' APJ Abdul Kalam, their 'friendship'

 APJ Abdul Kalam who worked to strengthen the country's defence and security backbone was also a "poet" at heart, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Tuesday while reminiscing his "friendship" with the former Supreme Commander of the armed forces.

Jul 28, 2015, 14:21 PM IST
APJ Abdul Kalam's funeral to be held in Rameswaram on July 30

APJ Abdul Kalam's funeral to be held in Rameswaram on July 30

The mortal remains of late president APJ Abdul Kalam will be flown to his native town Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday where last rites will take place on July 30.

Jul 28, 2015, 12:38 PM IST
Dr Abdul Kalam was an inspiration to all, says Sachin Tendulkar

Dr Abdul Kalam was an inspiration to all, says Sachin Tendulkar

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Monday expressed condolence over the sudden demise of former president A.P.J Abdul Kalam, saying that he was a terrific human being and an inspiration to all.

Jul 28, 2015, 12:25 PM IST
Kalam connected with country's development, welfare: Manik Sarkar

Kalam connected with country's development, welfare: Manik Sarkar

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Tuesday condoled the death of former president APJ Abdul Kalam, saying he had "intimately" connected himself with the country's development and welfare.

Jul 28, 2015, 11:40 AM IST
Dr Kalam was 'People's President': Arvind Kejriwal

Dr Kalam was 'People's President': Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday paid tributes for former president APJ Abdul Kalam who passed away on Monday evening.

Jul 28, 2015, 10:42 AM IST

APJ Abdul Kalam no more: Telangana govt declares holiday

The Telangana government has declared holiday on Tuesday across the state as a mark of respect for former president APJ Abdul Kalam who passed away in Shillong yesterday.

Jul 28, 2015, 10:33 AM IST
Indian-Americans mourn death of former president APJ Abdul Kalam

Indian-Americans mourn death of former president APJ Abdul Kalam

Indian-American community in the US joined the people of India in mourning the death of former president APJ Abdul Kalam, and said it was his "simplicity and humility" that endeared him to all.

Jul 28, 2015, 10:17 AM IST