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Parliament logjam: President Pranab Mukherjee expresses strong displeasure, says disruption unacceptable

Parliament logjam: President Pranab Mukherjee expresses strong displeasure, says disruption unacceptable

Expressing strong displeasure over the ongoing parliamentary logjam, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said  that disruption of Parliament is totally unacceptable.

India will be powerful modern economy if Swachh Bharat Mission succeeds: President Pranab Mukherjee

India will be powerful modern economy if Swachh Bharat Mission succeeds: President Pranab Mukherjee

New DelhiL President Pranab Mukherjee has said if the Swachh Bharat programme is implemented successfully, India can become a "powerful modern economy".

President Pranab Mukherjee condoles death of former Governor of Assam, J&K

President Pranab Mukherjee condoles death of former Governor of Assam, J&K

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday condoled the death of former Governor of Assam and Jammu and Kashmir, Lt. General S.K. Sinha.

President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurates India International Trade Fair

President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurates India International Trade Fair

This year's edition of the mega trade fair with 'Digital India' theme is being held between November 14-27.

Israel president leaves for six-day visit to India

Terming India as a "close friend", Israel President Reuven Rivlin has left for New Delhi on a six-day visit to further strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries that he said were places of "innovation and inspiration".

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik launches signature campaign on Mahanadi, Polavaram

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik launches signature campaign on Mahanadi, Polavaram

Patnaik became the first signatory to the memorandum, which will be submitted to President Pranab Mukherjee. It is proposed to contain at least one signature from all the 87 lakh families of the state, BJD sources said.

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin to visit India from November 14 to 21

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin to visit India from November 14 to 21

"Rivlin`s visit is an important event which signifies the growing and sustainable relations between our two countries," Israeli Ambassador to India Daniel Carmon said. 

President Pranab Mukherjee welcomes demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes

President Pranab Mukherjee welcomes demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement of demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes with effect from midnight.

Pranab promises action on JNU student after Kejriwal meet

Pranab promises action on JNU student after Kejriwal meet

After meeting Mukherjee, Kejriwal said the President has promised to seek a report from the Home Ministry and the Jawaharlal Nehru University. 

IITs to conduct entrance exams in Kathmandu: Pranab Mukherjee

IITs to conduct entrance exams in Kathmandu: Pranab Mukherjee

"India is happy to help Nepal with its human resource development,” the president said. 

Chopper ferrying President's entourage makes emergency landing

The incident was reported around 4:00 PM after the three Mi-17 choppers took off from Ankleshwar to Ahmedabad after the President inaugurated a super-speciality hospital there.

Cauvery issue: Tamil Nadu leaders meet President Pranab Mukherjee

Cauvery issue: Tamil Nadu leaders meet President Pranab Mukherjee

A delegation of opposition parties in Tamil Nadu on Friday met President Pranab Mukherjee and sought his intervention in the setting up of Cauvery Management Board, a demand Karnataka is opposed to.

President Pranab Mukherjee condoles stampede deaths in Varanasi

President Pranab Mukherjee condoles stampede deaths in Varanasi

At least 24 persons died and 60 others were injured in a stampede during a religious procession in Varanasi on Saturday. 

President Pranab Mukherjee  condoles Thailand King Bhumibol Adulyadej demise

President Pranab Mukherjee condoles Thailand King Bhumibol Adulyadej demise

Defining him as a unifying figure who had a revered place in the hearts of Thai people, Gandhi said that during his long reign King Bhumibol Adulyadej was faced with many challenges but served his people with great commitment and honesty.

May Durga Puja inspire women's equality in nation-building: President Pranab Mukherjee

May Durga Puja inspire women's equality in nation-building: President Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday greeted all Indians on Durga Puja, hoping it inspires an equal participation of women in the task of nation-builiding.

PM Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, Lal Bahadur Shastri on birth anniversary

PM Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, Lal Bahadur Shastri on birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and freedom fighter Lal Bahadur Shashtri on their birth anniversary. 

India will thwart evil designs of terrorists, backers: President Mukherjee

India will thwart evil designs of terrorists, backers: President Mukherjee

"India will not be cowed down by such attacks, we will thwart the evil designs of terrorists and their backers," the President said.

PM Modi celebrates birthday with mother, tribals, specially-challenged

PM Modi celebrates birthday with mother, tribals, specially-challenged

PM Modi, who was born on this day in 1950 in Vadnagar area of Gujarat, began his day by meeting his 97-year-old mother in Raysan area of Gandhinagar.

Study Constitution well, understand democratic process: President to law students

Study Constitution well, understand democratic process: President to law students

The president said the Constitution represented a second liberation, this time from the stranglehold of traditional inequality in gender, caste, community along with other fetters that had chained the country of too long.

Universities should be bastions of free speech, debate: President Mukherjee

Universities should be bastions of free speech, debate: President Mukherjee

At the first convocation of Nalanda University, he said the varsity reflects an idea, a culture which flourished for 1,200 years before it was destroyed in the 13th century.