When Pranab rubbed nose with Maori chief

President Pranab Mukherjee and a Maori chief rubbed noses in a traditional welcome after his arrival in New Zealand on Saturday on the second and final leg of a two-nation tour.

President-inaugurated war memorial plaque missing in Manipur, FIR filed

An FIR was on Wednesday lodged by former Manipur minister and chief of Khongjom War Memorial Trust M Hemanta stating that the inaugural memorial stone inscription, unveiled by President Pranab Mukherjee last Saturday, was missing.

Is this why India cancelled Chinese dissident Dolkun Isa's visa?

Is this why India cancelled Chinese dissident Dolkun Isa's visa?

Uyghur leader Dolkun Isa has voiced disappointment at the cancellation of the tourist visa.

President Pranab Mukherjee to attend 'Khongjom Day' event in Manipur today

President Pranab Mukherjee to attend 'Khongjom Day' event in Manipur today

Khongjom, which is under Thoubal district of the state, is about 36 kms from Imphal on the Indo-Myanmar road.

Uttarakhand crisis: Govt wants remarks against President expunged, may move SC

Uttarakhand crisis: Govt wants remarks against President expunged, may move SC

The union government is likely to move the Supreme Court to expunge the comments made by the Uttarakhand High Court on President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday while hearing the case over imposition of central rule in the state.

President Pranab Mukherjee greets Queen Elizabeth on 90th birthday

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday greeted Queen Elizabeth II of Britain on her 90th birthday which falls on Thursday.

Need to adopt, develop appropriate public policies: President Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday stressed the need to adopt and develop appropriate public policies in view of the unprecedented "scale and speed of changes" in the world, and the new challenges they throw up.

President Pranab cautions judges against perils of "judicial activism"

President Pranab cautions judges against perils of "judicial activism"

President said "each organ of our democracy must function within its own sphere and must not take over what is assigned to the others".

Victory in war comes through jointness among armed forces: President

President Pranab Mukherjee Friday stressed on "jointness" among the three armed forces to ensure ultimate victory in conflicts and effectively uphold sovereignty of the country.

President Pranab Mukherjee hosts Kejriwal, Sisodia for lunch

President Pranab Mukherjee hosts Kejriwal, Sisodia for lunch

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday hosted Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia for lunch here.

Narendra Modi's claim to form govt cannot be disclosed: CIC

The President's Secretariat has refused to disclose the communication President Pranab Mukherjee had with Narendra Modi when he was called to form the government after the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

Priyanka Chopra gets Padma Shri, calls it 'best award'

Priyanka Chopra gets Padma Shri, calls it 'best award'

The 33-year-old former Miss World, who especially flew down to India from her "Baywatch" shoot in Los Angeles to receive the honour, said Padma Shri is the best award.

Chinese President Xi Jinping condoles Kerala temple deaths

At least 109 people were killed and nearly 400 others were injured in the fire caused by festive fireworks at the Puttingal Devi temple on Sunday. 

President Pranab Mukherjee confers 'Padma Bhushan' on Sania Mirza at Rashtrapati Bhavan

President Pranab Mukherjee confers 'Padma Bhushan' on Sania Mirza at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Sania enjoyed the most sensational run, clinching nine titles -- including two Grand Slams last year with Swiss great Martina Hingis. 

India committed to its policy of supporting Maldives in every way: President

Maldives President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom called on President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday.

Rajinikanth, Priyanka, Sania Mirza conferred with Padma awards: Here is the full list

Rajinikanth, Priyanka, Sania Mirza conferred with Padma awards: Here is the full list

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday honoured several eminent personalities with the prestigious Padma awards at a simple ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

When cryptic comment on President Pranab made Sonia Gandhi burst into laughter

Congress president Sonia Gandhi is seldom known for expressing her emotions in a lighter vein in public. But on Saturday, a cryptic comment on President Pranab Mukherjee by a compere at the Arjun Singh memorial lecture could not but make Gandhi break into peals of laughter.

President Pranab Mukherjee bats for 'tolerance', says India's strength lies in diversity

Asserting that pluralism and tolerance have been the hallmark of our civilization, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said that India`s strength lies in her diversity.

Pluralism cannot be at the mercy of whims of rigid few: President

Mukherjee said in a pluralistic democracy it was important that the values of tolerance, respect for contrary views and patience are inculcated amongst citizens.

Maldivian President to visit India on April 10

 Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom will arrive in India on April 10 on a two-day visit during which he will hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the two sides work towards ramping up bilateral cooperation.