President flags off Run for Unity

President Pranab Mukherjee Friday flagged off 'Run For Unity' at Rashtrapati Bhavan to mark the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

Vietnam PM's visit will strengthen India-Vietnam relationship: President

Delighted to welcome Vietnam Prime Minister, Nguyen Tan Dung, on his second state visit to India, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Tuesday he is confident that this visit will further consolidate the special relationship shared by India and Vietnam.

BJP not keen on forming govt in Delhi, wants fresh polls in Feb 2015: Reports
BJP not keen on forming govt in Delhi, wants fresh polls in Feb 2015: Reports

Amid hectic political activities in the national capital, sources from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday indicated that they are not keen on forming the government in Delhi.

Sudan president says country's regional isolation ending

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has vowed to end the sanctions-hit country's isolation, saying recent visits to regional powers Egypt and Saudi Arabia proved that ties were improving.

Divided Brazil votes for next president

After a dramatic, hard-fought race, Brazilians elect their next president on Sunday, weighing 12 years of social progress against a yearning for economic revival, and for change.

Mbulaeni Mulaudzi lost control of vehicle on curve: Authorities
Mbulaeni Mulaudzi lost control of vehicle on curve: Authorities

Mbulaeni Mulaudzi died when his car overturned at a curve on a regional road in Mpumalanga province in the early hours of Friday, South African authorities said on Saturday.

Ex-world 800m champion Mbulaeni Mulaudzi dies in car crash: Jacob Zuma
Ex-world 800m champion Mbulaeni Mulaudzi dies in car crash: Jacob Zuma

Former world 800-metre champion Mbulaeni Mulaudzi died Friday aged 34 in a car crash on his way to a Johannesburg athletics meeting, President Jacob Zuma said in a statement.

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).