Turkish president arrives in Afghanistan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Afghanistan on Saturday, the latest world leader to visit the war-ravaged country since President Ashraf Ghani took power after a prolonged political standoff.

Jingle bells ring early for President Mukherjee!

 Jingle bells rang two months earlier this year for Pranab Mukherjee as he became the first Indian President to visit Santa Claus's official workplace here today and met him in person.

Erick Thohir warns Serie A to avoid another Calciopoli
Erick Thohir warns Serie A to avoid another Calciopoli

Inter Milan president Erick Thohir has warned Serie A to avoid another Calciopolic which could ruin the Italian top-flight football league.

Vasundhara Raje denies role in Lalit Modi ouster
Vasundhara Raje denies role in Lalit Modi ouster

Rajasthan Chief Minister, Vasundhara Raje says that she has no role in the ouster of Lalit Modi as the president of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA). Raje claimed that she is staying away from such controversies.

President arrives in Finland on a two-day visit

President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday arrived here on a two-day visit after completing his maiden visit to Norway.

India has institutional arrangements to tackle corruption: Prez

Emphasising that corruption undoubtedly remains a concern, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said it must be handled, controlled and eradicated through certain institutional arrangements which have been put in place in India.

Arctic scientists from India interact with President Mukherjee
Arctic scientists from India interact with President Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee had a rare interaction through video-conference with Indian scientists working at the Himadri station, India's first Arctic research facility, located 1,200 kms from the North Pole.

Hardly any Indian Muslim indulges in terrorism: Pranab Mukherjee

Asserting that the problem of terrorism in India was imported, President Pranab Mukherjee has said indigenous terrorist activity was "extremely negligible" with hardly any involvement of the 150 million Muslims of the country.

Evo Morales claims landslide victory in Bolivia vote

Bolivian President Evo Morales declared victory Sunday and exit polls showed him romping to a third term with more than 60 percent of the vote, giving him a strong mandate to expand his leftist reforms.

Evo Morales: Bolivia`s tenacious indigenous leader

 Evo Morales grew up in poverty on Bolivia`s high plains and was a llama herder, musician, footballer and coca grower before rising to become the country`s first indigenous president.

Bolivia`s Morales elected to third term: Exit polls

Bolivian President Evo Morales was elected to a third term Sunday with more than 60 percent of the vote, avoiding a runoff against a divided opposition, exit polls said.

President Pranab Mukherjee leaves for Norway, Finland

With an aim of giving a boost to India's relations with Scandinavian countries, President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday left on a tour of Norway, the first by the Head of State, and Finland during which efforts will be made to attract investment from Norway to India.

Rajasthan Cricket Association removes Lalit Modi as it's president
Rajasthan Cricket Association removes Lalit Modi as it's president

Former Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman, Lalit Modi has been removed as the president of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) on Saturday. It's believed to be a move to resolve the long standing dispute between the association and Board for Cricket Control in India (BCCI).

South Korea calls for regular dialogues with North Korea

 South Korean President Park Geun-hye Monday called for regular senior-level dialogues with North Korea.

Stampede: Bihar BJP seeks President's intervention

A BJP delegation led by senior leaders on Sunday met Bihar governor DY Patil and handed over a memorandum addressed to President Pranab Mukherjee seeking "justice" in the stampede on Dusshera day in which 33 persons, mostly women and children, were killed and several others were injured.

President expresses condolence over loss of lives in Patna stampede

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday conveyed condolences over loss of lives due to stampede during the Dussehra festival celebrations at Gandhi Maidan in Patna.

Every Indian should do his bit to keep India clean: President

Taking part in 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan', President Pranab Mukherjee Thursday said every Indian should devote two hours daily or at least 100 hours annually in cleanliness drive.

President offers puja at ancestral home, takes part in rituals

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday travelled to his ancestral house in Mirati and performed rituals on the occasion of 'Durga Mahasaptami puja' there.

President congratulates Asian Games medal winners
President congratulates Asian Games medal winners

President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday congratulated Indian medal winners in the ongoing Asian Games, saying the country is proud of their achievements.

President to celebrate Durga Puja in Bengal

President Pranab Mukherjee will celebrate Durga Puja festival in his native village in West Bengal's Birbhum district, an official announcement said Monday.