NEET not deferred but implemented from May 1, President's nod has given it statutory support: JP Nadda

NEET not deferred but implemented from May 1, President's nod has given it statutory support: JP Nadda

Union Health Minister JP Nadda on Tuesday said that the presidential nod to the Centre's Ordinance on NEET has given it a much-needed statutory support.

NEET: President Pranab Mukherjee signs Centre's Ordinance on uniform medical entrance examination

NEET: President Pranab Mukherjee signs Centre's Ordinance on uniform medical entrance examination

The presidential nod to the Centre's Ordinance or the executive order will now put on hold the common medical exam NEET for a year.

PM Modi greets nation on Buddha Purnima

PM Modi greets nation on Buddha Purnima

With entire nation celebrating Buddha Purnima , Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that Gautam Buddha`s noble teachings have made an impact on millions of people over centuries.

President Pranab Mukherjee condoles passing away of Baba Hardev Singh

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday condoled the passing away of Baba Hardev Singh, spiritual leader and head of the Sant Nirankari Mission.

Imbibe ideals of Tagore that rejected no race, culture: President

Imbibe ideals of Tagore that rejected no race, culture: President

Tagore's life and work continue to be a source of immense inspiration to the people of our nation and the world, President Pranab Mukherjee said.

Without dissent, parliamentary system is dysfunctional: Pranab Mukherjee

Without dissent, parliamentary system is dysfunctional: Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee also laid a wreath at the World War II Hall of Memories of the Auckland War Memorial Museum.

President honours brave sons of Manipur on Khongjom Day

President honours brave sons of Manipur on Khongjom Day

The President arrived at the Tulihal International Airport in Imphal at 2.20 pm and was airlifted to the recently constructed Kodompokpi helipad ground in Thoubal district.

CPSEs must take steps to unlock surplus resources to boost job creation: President

CPSEs must take steps to unlock surplus resources to boost job creation: President

Mukherjee highlighted the significant role played by central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) in the country's development and noted that long-term growth prospects of the Indian economy continue to be positive.

CPSEs must take steps to unlock surplus resources: President

CPSEs must take steps to unlock surplus resources: President

President Pranab Mukherjee today said state-owned firms need to take immediate steps to identify and unlock surplus land and other resources available with them to augment economic growth and boost job creation

Puttingal Devi Temple tragedy: President Pranab Mukherjee 'shocked, distressed'

President Pranab Mukherjee expressed "shock and distress" over the death of 100 people in the Puttingal Devi temple fire tragedy in Kerala on Sunday and prayed for the speedy recovery of the injured.

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.

Duty of institutions to instill in their students a love for motherland: President Pranab Mukherjee

Duty of institutions to instill in their students a love for motherland: President Pranab Mukherjee

President Mukherjee said that mere expansion of higher educational institutions was not enough and they must provide quality education.

President Pranab Mukherjee to give away Padma awards on Monday

The late Dhirubhai Ambani, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Anupam Kher, Ajay Devgn and Saina Nehwal are among the prominent personalities who will be conferred the Padma awards by President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday.

President Pranab Mukherjee condemns terror attacks in Brussels

President Pranab Mukherjee condemns terror attacks in Brussels

Condemning the terror attacks in Brussels, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday conveyed India's deepest sympathies to families of the victims and people of Belgium and said the global community must unite to overcome the scourge of terrorism.

President Pranab Mukherjee not to attend Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's World Culture Fest

President Pranab Mukherjee not to attend Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's World Culture Fest

President Pranab Mukherjee has opted out of the World Culture Festival to be held on the banks of River Yamuna in New Delhi. Media reports say that the President has expressed his inability to attend the event.

PM Narendra Modi to address National Conference of Women Legislators today

PM Narendra Modi to address National Conference of Women Legislators today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Sunday address the valedictory session of National Conference of Women Legislators here.

Strong defence force needed to keep India's commitment to peace: President

Jamnagar is one of the frontline airbases of the IAF on the Gujarat coast and close to India's border with Pakistan.

Now Delhi University teachers urge President to order probe into JNU incident

Now Delhi University teachers urge President to order probe into JNU incident

The letter comes days after a group of teachers of IIT-Madras wrote a similar letter to the President.

Indian higher learning institutes lagging behind in global ranking: President

Indian higher learning institutes lagging behind in global ranking: President

The president said education builds character and teaches how to accept and celebrate diversity and unity.

Democratic temper calls for debate, not disruption of Parliament: President Pranab Mukherjee

Democratic temper calls for debate, not disruption of Parliament: President Pranab Mukherjee

In his customary address to the year's first session of Parliament, President skipped contentious issues like the unrest in the JNU or Hyderabad University.