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".

Sania Mirza receives prestigious Khel Ratna; Arjuna, Dronacharya awards also handed
Sania Mirza receives prestigious Khel Ratna; Arjuna, Dronacharya awards also handed

Tennis ace Sania Mirza on Saturday received the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award from President Pranab Mukherjee on the occasion of National Sports Day at the the Rastrapati Bhavan.

Sania Mirza dedicates Khel Ratna award to people of India
Sania Mirza dedicates Khel Ratna award to people of India

Tennis ace Sania Mirza on Friday dedicated her Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award to the people of India and her family.

President, PM greet nation on Raksha Bandhan

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of hindu festival Raksha Bandhan.

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.

1965 war anniversary: President Pranab Mukherjee pays homage to martyrs
1965 war anniversary: President Pranab Mukherjee pays homage to martyrs

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday paid homage to the martyred soldiers to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1965 India-Pakistan war.

Pranab Mukherjee greets Moldova on its national day

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday greeted the people of Moldova on the eve of their national day, saying India looked forward to enhancing its relations with the country.

Seychelles President accorded Guard of Honour at Rashtrapati Bhavan

 President of the Seychelles James Alix Michel, who is in the national capital for a three-day visit, on Wednesday was accorded a Guard of Honour at the Rashtrapati Bhawan here.

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.

President condoles loss of lives in Andhra Pradesh train mishap

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday condoled the loss of lives, including that of a Karnataka MLA, in a collision between a truck and an express train in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh.

President Mukherjee extends greetings to Ukraine on eve of their Independence Day

 President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday extended his greetings and felicitations to the government and people of Ukraine on the eve of their Independence Day.

Pacific island countries key to India's 'Act East' policy: President Pranab Mukherjee
Pacific island countries key to India's 'Act East' policy: President Pranab Mukherjee

Economic linkages and co-operation with Pacific island countries are key factors in India`s extended `Act East` policy and New Delhi proposes to extend cooperation with these nations in capacity-building and healthcare, among others, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Thursday.

Suvra Mukherjee's ashes immersed in the Ganga

The ashes of Suvra Mukherjee, wife of President Pranab Mukherjee, were immersed into the Ganga river at Har ki Pairi here this evening.

PM Narendra​ Modi meets Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina, calls it 'good'
PM Narendra​ Modi meets Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina, calls it 'good'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina in the national capital and said that it was a 'good' meeting.

Within hours of wife's cremation, President Pranab Mukherjee back at work

Within hours after his wife Suvra was cremated here on Wednesday, President Pranab Mukherjee was back at work at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

President Pranab Mukherjee greets Hungary on National Day

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday greeted Hungary on its National Day on Thursday, saying the relations between India and Hungary was based on share values.

President Pranab Mukherjee pays tributes to Shanker Dayal Sharma
President Pranab Mukherjee pays tributes to Shanker Dayal Sharma

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday paid floral tributes to former president Shanker Dayal Sharma at Rashtrapati Bhavan on the occasion of his birth anniversary.

Sheikh Hasina meets Prez Pranab, condoles demise of his wife

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday met President Pranab Mukherjee and offered her condolences on the demise of his wife Surva.

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina in Delhi to attend Suvra Mukherjee's funeral

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived here on Wednesday to attend the funeral of Indian President Pranab Mukherjee`s wife Suvra Mukherjee, an official said.

President Pranab Mukherjee's wife, Suvra Mukherjee, cremated in Delhi
President Pranab Mukherjee's wife, Suvra Mukherjee, cremated in Delhi

President Pranab Mukherjee's wife, Suvra Mukherjee, was on Wednesday cremated at the Lodhi Road crematorium in Delhi.