'Poroshenko fails to turn into true president of Ukraine'

 Petro Poroshenko, dubbed "Chocolate King" for owning Ukraine`s largest confectionery manufacturer Roshen, has failed to turn into a true Ukrainian president, Andrei Zolotarev, the head of the Kiev-based analytical Third Sector Centre, said on Monday.

Burundi president: `divine` hero on home soil

On the streets of Burundi`s capital, protesters have spent a month fighting running battles with police, erecting barricades and demanding President Pierre Nkurunziza end his third term bid for power.

Prez favours WiFi facilities in public places across country

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday favoured rolling out of WiFi facilities in public places across the country to increase Internet penetration among the population and transform the country into "digital India".

President hails mountaineers' service during Kargil conflict

Many mountaineers have served with great distinction during Kargil conflict and they continue to defend country's highest frontiers with courage and fortitude, President Pranab Mukherjee said here on Wednesday.

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Delhi chief secretary row: Arvind Kejriwal meets President

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday during which he took up issues like appointments of bureaucrats and other "unilateral actions" by Lt Governor Najeeb Jung.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to meet President Tuesday

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who had sought time to meet President over the Aam Aadmi Party's rift with Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung on the issue of appointment of a senior bureaucrat as Chief Secretary, has been given time to meet Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday.

Proper education, awareness are key to tackling hypertension: President Mukherjee  

President Pranab Mukherjee, on the occasion of World Hypertension Day, said that proper education and awareness is the key to tackling the disease, which affects millions of Indians. 

Burundi president returns after coup attempt

Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza returned to the country Thursday as loyalist troops said they had fought off rival soldiers a day after a coup attempt by a top general.

Burundi president flies home after coup attempt: Tanzania

President Pierre Nkurunziza is flying home to Burundi hours after an army officer announced a coup while he was attending a regional crisis meeting in neighbouring Tanzania.

Burundi army officer says he has deposed president, crowds cheer
Burundi army officer says he has deposed president, crowds cheer

A Burundian general said on Wednesday he had deposed President Pierre Nkurunziza for seeking an unconstitutional third term in office and was forming a transitional government, after more than two weeks of protests against the election bid.

SC prohibits photos of politicians in govt ads except President, PM and CJI

The Supreme Court on Wednesday prohibited the use of photographs of political leaders in advertisements issued by the government and its agencies.

Former Prez Abdul Kalam meets Akhilesh; discusses UP's economic development

Former President APJ Abdul Kalam on Monday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and discussed nine pathways for making the state an economically developed state.

President Mukherjee inaugurates `Namaste Russia` festival in Moscow

President Pranab Mukherjee, currently on his four-day official visit to Russia, has inaugurated a festival of Indian Culture 'Namaste Russia' in Moscow.

Saudi-led coalition bombs ex-Yemen president`s house: Witnesses

Warplanes from the Saudi-led coalition on Sunday bombed the residence of Yemen`s former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, following a night of intensive strikes against rebel positions, witnesses said.

President pays homage to Giani Zail Singh on 99th birth anniversary

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday paid homage to former president Giani Zail Singh on the occasion of his 99th birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

President, Vice President greet nation on eve of Buddha Purnima

President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Hamid Ansari have greeted the nation on the eve of Buddha Purnima, saying Lord Buddha's timeless messages of universal brotherhood and compassion continues to show the path towards alleviate human sufferings.

President greets people on Buddha Purnima

 President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday greeted the country on Buddha Purnima and said Lord Buddha`s teachings of love, brotherhood and non-violence should inspire people.

President Pranab Mukherjee greets workers on May Day

President Pranab Mukherjee extended his greetings and good wishes to workers of India on May Day.

Manny Pacquiao eyes Philippine presidency
Manny Pacquiao eyes Philippine presidency

When boxing hero Manny Pacquiao finally calls an end to his historic career in the ring, he will have his eyes on a much bigger prize -- president of the Philippines.