Rashtrapati Bhawan

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu to arrive in India today, meet PM Modi, Sushma Swaraj

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu to arrive in India today, meet PM Modi, Sushma Swaraj

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who is set to arrive in India on Sunday will meet External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj at 2.30 pm.

Jan 14, 2018, 08:02 AM IST
Pranab Mukherjee turns 82: A look at his journey to the top office of India

Pranab Mukherjee turns 82: A look at his journey to the top office of India

In 2012, Mukherjee was nominated as the presidential candidate of the United Progressive Alliance. He won the election with 713,763 votes, becoming the first Bengali to hold the post of President of India.

Dec 11, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
'New India' can be achieved only by making it a people's movement: PM Modi

'New India' can be achieved only by making it a people's movement: PM Modi

PM Modi on Thursday urged Governors to interact at length with students.

Oct 12, 2017, 22:01 PM IST
India, Swiss Confederation to sign MoU on railway infrastructure

India, Swiss Confederation to sign MoU on railway infrastructure

President of the Swiss Confederation Doris Leuthard, who is on a four-day visit to India, received a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on Thursday.

Aug 31, 2017, 12:52 PM IST

Pranab Mukherjee given last Guard of Honour at Rashtrapati Bhawan

As newly elect President Ram Nath Kovind takes charge, outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee receives guard of honour on his farewell. Watch to know more.

Jul 25, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
President Pranab Mukherjee was guardian of Constitution, always upheld its propriety: Arun Jaitley

President Pranab Mukherjee was guardian of Constitution, always upheld its propriety: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday described the outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee a guardian of the Constitution.

Jul 24, 2017, 19:47 PM IST
End of the Pranab era: Looking back at the life less ordinary

End of the Pranab era: Looking back at the life less ordinary

Being the President was not exactly Poltu-da's (Pranab Mukherjee's nickname) plan of action in his 48-year-long political career. 

Jul 24, 2017, 16:10 PM IST
Rashtrapati Bhavan - The official residence of the President of India: Some interesting facts

Rashtrapati Bhavan - The official residence of the President of India: Some interesting facts

As the counting of ballots to decide who among the two top candidates – Ram Nath Kovind and Meira Kumar – will take over as the 14th President of India begins on Thursday, we take a look at the grandeur and opulence that makes the Rashtrapati Bhawan one of the most splendid residences of a head of state in the world.

Jul 20, 2017, 11:38 AM IST
Meira Kumar thanks Opposition parties for support, vows to uphold democratic values, end caste structure

Meira Kumar thanks Opposition parties for support, vows to uphold democratic values, end caste structure

Opposition's presidential candidate Meira Kumar, who is all set to file her nomination papers on June 28, on Tuesday thanked all 17 political parties for supporting her candidature.

Jun 27, 2017, 13:05 PM IST
President Pranab Mukherjee urges Indians to make yoga a habit

President Pranab Mukherjee urges Indians to make yoga a habit

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday urged all Indians to turn yoga into a habit in order to lead a healthy life.

Jun 21, 2017, 09:36 AM IST
Ending suspense, BJP picks Ram Nath Kovind as presidential nominee; 'surprised' Opposition to hold strategy meet on June 22

Ending suspense, BJP picks Ram Nath Kovind as presidential nominee; 'surprised' Opposition to hold strategy meet on June 22

 Ending days of suspense over incumbent Pranab Mukherjee's likely successor, the BJP on Monday named Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind as the NDA's presidential candidate – a move that baffled the Opposition parties, which accused the ruling party of taking a decision 'unilaterally'.

Jun 19, 2017, 23:04 PM IST
Shiv Sena wants 'Hindutva rubber stamp' as next President of India

Shiv Sena wants 'Hindutva rubber stamp' as next President of India

Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena, which has backed RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat as the next president, on Friday called for installing a "Hindutva rubber stamp" at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Jun 09, 2017, 13:09 PM IST

Mauritius PM Pravind Kumar Jugnauth given ceremonial welcome, visits Rajghat

Prime Minister Jugnauth was received by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the forecourt of the official presidential residence.

May 27, 2017, 10:58 AM IST
Book on PM's popular radio talk show 'Mann Ki Baat' released; President hails Modi as 'effective communicator'

Book on PM's popular radio talk show 'Mann Ki Baat' released; President hails Modi as 'effective communicator'

Two books 'Mann Ki Baat: A Social Revolution on Radio' and 'Marching with a Billion- Analysing Narendra Modi's Government at Midterm' was released by President Pranab Mukherjee during a gala event at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on Friday.

May 26, 2017, 09:26 AM IST

BJP MP Manoj Tiwari's staff attacked: ASI suspended for 'unprofessional' conduct

Seven persons, including a cook at Rashtrapati Bhawan, have been arrested in connection with the incident. 

May 02, 2017, 22:51 PM IST

Nepal President's visit to India 'fruitful': Foreign Affairs Minister Prakash Sharan

Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari's ongoing state visit to India has been "fruitful" in enhancing the bilateral relations and goodwill between the two neighbours, Foreign Affairs Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat said here today.

Apr 19, 2017, 19:17 PM IST
Opposition parties meet President Pranab over demonetisation woes, blame govt for Winter Session washout

Opposition parties meet President Pranab over demonetisation woes, blame govt for Winter Session washout

Opposition parties led by Congress on Friday met President Pranab Mukherjee to apprise him of problems caused by the Centre's demonetisation move to the common man, and also informed him about "not being" allowed to speak in Parliament.

Dec 16, 2016, 13:26 PM IST
 Subway opens outlet at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Subway opens outlet at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Leading global sandwich chain Subway on Thursday said it has opened an outlet at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Oct 06, 2016, 17:48 PM IST

Nepal PM Prachanda accorded ceremonial welcome

 Nepalese Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal "Prachanda" was accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhawan here on Friday.

Sep 16, 2016, 12:09 PM IST

Hindi Diwas being celebrated throughout country today

Hindi Diwas is being celebrated throughout the country Wednesday.

Sep 14, 2016, 09:03 AM IST