Ex-servicemen seek President's intervention in OROP issue

Ex-servicemen on Saturday took their 76-day-old agitation a notch higher seeking the intervention of President Pranab Mukherjee to resolve the vexed issue of 'One Rank One Pension', stating that if any "damage or mishap happens" to those on hunger strike he and the government will be "solely responsible".

Pranab Mukherjee pays tribute to heroes of 1965 Indo-Pak war

Today India celebrates it's victory over Pakistan in the 1965 Indo-Pak war. President Pranab Mukherjee pays tribute to the heroes of the war.

President Pranab Mukherjee to be a teacher for one day

Students of XI and XII standard of a Delhi school will have a special class on September 4, the eve of 'Teachers' Day'. They will get lessons from none other than President Pranab Mukherjee.

I-Day: President hosts 'At Home' ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhawan

Marking the celebration of India's 69th Independence Day, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday hosted 'At Home' reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan.

Michel Platini warned me of prison: FIFA president Sepp Blatter
Michel Platini warned me of prison: FIFA president Sepp Blatter

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has alleged UEFA counterpart Michel Platini warned him he faced prison if he did not withdraw from the world football governing body`s presidential race.

President Pranab Mukherjee's wife 'very critical'

President Pranab Mukherjee's wife, who was admitted to the Army Hospital (Research and Referral) here, was in a "very critical" condition, hospital sources said on Saturday.

LK Advani calls President to inquire about wife's health

 Veteran BJP leader LK Advani on Saturday called President Pranab Mukherjee and inquired about the health of his wife Suvra, who was hospitalised after being taken ill yesterday.

Vyapam scam: 70 accused seek President's 'permission to die'

In what may show the intense fear of the accused in mysterious Vyapam scam, 70 people who are lodged in Gwalior Jail of Madhya Pradesh have written to President Pranab Mukherjee seeking "iccha mrityu" or suicide by legal sanction also known as euthanasia.

Yakub Memon files fresh mercy plea with President

On a day when a three-judge bench of the Supreme Court is hearing the plea of Yakub Memon seeking stay on his execution, the 1993 Mumbai blasts convict on Wednesday filed a fresh mercy plea with the President, as per reports.

Sad such a great scholar no more amongst us: Lalu on Kalam's demise

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Monday condoled the passing away of former president APJ Abdul Kalam saying that it was extremely sad that such a great scholar was no more in the world.

Scores of new initiatives mark President's three years in office

Scores of new initiatives including restoration of heritage properties in Rashtrapati Bhavan and making it accessible to over five lakh people mark consolidation of achievements of President Pranab Mukherjee's three years in office.

Charlize Theron's saucy suggestion to President
Charlize Theron's saucy suggestion to President

Actress Charlize Theron suggested President Barack Obama visit a strip club in order to reach a "new demographic".

Portugal election to be held Oct. 4; president urges stability

 Portugal`s general election will be held on Oct. 4, the president decided on Wednesday as he urged politicians to ensure that the next government has a majority in parliament amid opinion polls that show no clear leader.

No further mercy plea after President's rejection: Centre to SC

The Centre on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that after a mercy petition by a death row convict is rejected by the President, it cannot be moved afresh before the governor of a state unless there were entirely new grounds.

Suresh Babu new president of Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce

 Popular producer D. Suresh Babu has been elected as the new president of Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce, said a source.

President greets Sultan of Brunei on birthday eve

 President Pranab Mukherjee has conveyed his greetings and felicitations to the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam on his birthday on Wednesday.

President greets Montenegro on national day

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday extended greetings and felicitations to the government and the people of Montenegro on their national day.

President, PM Modi greet Ramvilas Paswan on his birthday

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted Union Food and Consumers Affairs Minister Ramvilas Paswan who turned 69 on Sunday.