President Pranab Mukherjee congratulates Pankaj Advani
President Pranab Mukherjee congratulates Pankaj Advani

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday congratulated India's most celebrated cueist Pankaj Advani on clinching the World Billiards Championship (time format) in Leeds and bagging record 12 world titles.

President flags off Run for Unity

President Pranab Mukherjee Friday flagged off 'Run For Unity' at Rashtrapati Bhavan to mark the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

Delhi: PM Narendra Modi flags off 'Run for Unity'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the 'Run for Unity' here on Friday on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, which is being commemorated as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas.

Leaders pay tributes to Indira Gandhi on death anniversary

The nation Friday remembered former prime minister Indira Gandhi on her 30th death anniversary with President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and other leaders paying tributes to her.

President institutes awards for best university, research

In order to motivate universities to work towards excellence in higher education, President Pranab Mukherjee has instituted Visitor's awards for best university, research and innovations.

Prez Pranab asks NITs to get more involved with society

President Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday asked the NITs to get more involved with society and suggested they closely work with villages to transform them.

Vietnam PM's visit will strengthen India-Vietnam relationship: President

Delighted to welcome Vietnam Prime Minister, Nguyen Tan Dung, on his second state visit to India, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Tuesday he is confident that this visit will further consolidate the special relationship shared by India and Vietnam.

Delhi govt formation: Lt Governor Najeeb Jung meets Rajnath Singh
Delhi govt formation: Lt Governor Najeeb Jung meets Rajnath Singh

With President Pranab Mukherjee giving his nod, all eyes are on Lt Governor Najeeb Jung as to when he would send an invite to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to form government in Delhi.

Sania Mirza thanks family, fans after an 'amazing year'

Soon after winning the WTA Tour Finals, Indian tennis star Sania Mirza conveyed her gratitude to all the fans for their relentless support.

Sania shared her feelings through her personal account on micro-blogging site Twitter.

Vietnamese PM accorded Guard of Honour at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung was on Tuesday accorded a ceremonial reception in the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan and was formally received by President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

SC slams Delhi govt formation delay, says President's rule can't go on forever
SC slams Delhi govt formation delay, says President's rule can't go on forever

The Supreme Court on Tuesday pulled by the Central government as well as Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Najeeb Jung, for delay in taking decision regarding government formation in the national capital.

AAP dares BJP to face fresh polls in Delhi

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday dared the BJP to face fresh polls in Delhi instead of forming a minority government in the capital.

President for proper discussion on legislative issues in Parliament

Expressing concern over Parliament approving important legislative business without much debate, President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday asked Lok Sabha Speaker to find ways to devote more time for discussions on businesses like passing of Finance Bill.

Acharya Tulsi''s teachings hold great relevance: Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee said the teachings of Acharya Tulsi hold "great relevance for moral upliftment of individuals and transformation of nations alike", a statement said Sunday.

Acharya Tulsi''s teachings hold great relevance: Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee said the teachings of Acharya Tulsi hold "great relevance for moral upliftment of individuals and transformation of nations alike", a statement said Sunday.

PM Modi's J&K visit on Diwali: As it happened
PM Modi's J&K visit on Diwali: As it happened

Celebrating Diwali with the soldiers and flood victims in Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that countrymen stand shoulder-to-shoulder with them.

President greets nation on Diwali

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday greeted the nation on the occasion of Diwali and hoped "this year's celebrations dispel the darkness of ignorance".

Five envoys present credentials to President

Envoys of five countries including that of Vietnam and Georgia Tuesday presented their credentials to President Pranab Mukherjee here.

President, PM felicitate new Indonesian Prez Joko Widodo

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday wished the new President of Indonesia — Joko Widodo — on assuming office and said that India wants to further strengthen its close ties with his country.

Presidential visit helps India establish presence in key Arctic region

With the resource-rich Arctic region becoming the focus of heightened attention, President Pranab Mukherjee's visit to the two Nordic countries of Norway and Finland last week was a crucial step by India to assert its "willingness to have a strong presence in the Arctic Council and to work closely with" the eight countries of the region.