Mamata Banerjee leaves for Delhi to meet Pranab Mukherjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday left for Delhi to visit President Pranab Mukherjee who underwent coronary angioplasty recently.

President, Vice President greet people on eve of Eid-ul-Zuha

President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Hamid Ansari on Sunday greeted citizens on the eve of Eid-ul-Zuha, saying people should imbibe the spirit of universal love and brotherhood for prosperity of the nation and the world.

Delhi Police official shifted for misbehaving with sportsman

An official of Delhi Police has been shifted to police lines for allegedly misbehaving with a disabled sportsman who was on his way to South Korea to attend an international meet.

Behrampore station important for nation`s security: President

Describing the Behrampore Military Station as an idea close to his heart, President Pranab Mukherjee said the facility is part of an initiative to enhance capability of defence forces to safeguard national security interests.

President to pay two-day visit to West Bengal from Thursday

President Pranab Mukherjee will embark on a two-day visit of West Bengal to attend various public functions.

President returns home after Belgium, Turkey visit

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday returned from Belgium and Turkey, during which he held bilateral talks with the two countries on various issues including terrorism.

Convocation speech fully in Bengali at Dhaka varsity: Pranab

President Pranab Mukherjee said that he for the first time gave a convocation speech "fully in Bengali" during the convocation at Dhaka University where he was conferred a doctorate of law degree.

Prez to inaugurate Shirdi Sai Ashram project

President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate a tourist rest house project `Sai Ashram` in Shirdi on November 16, Saibaba Trust Executive Officer said.

Lok Sabha has served as a shock absorber: Pranab

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday described the Lok Sabha as a "great shock absorber" and said the house had been able to resolve many disputes and tensions.

Criminalisation of politics in WB began in 1977: Pranab

Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee alleged that criminalisation of politics in West Bengal began in 1977 with the advent of Left Front government.