When Rajendra Prasad`s pension went to govt`s calamity fund!

The pension of India`s first President Rajendra Prasad and salary of late Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri were sent to the government`s calamity fund as they refused to accept these, while Lord Mountbatten received a princely Rs 64,000 as TA/DA for returning home.

Private co refuses to take up electrification in Jharkhand after Maoist threat

A private company has refused to take up electrification work in some Jharkhand villages following threat from Maoists, Energy Minister Rajendra Prasad Singh said today.

Jharkhand Energy Minister rules out hike in electricity tariff

Energy Minister Rajendra Prasad Singh on Wednesday ruled out any increase in electricity tariff despite the monthly loss of the Jharkhand State Electricity Board (JSEB) pegged at Rs 150 crore.

Rajendra Prasad`s `Thondi` to be completed in one schedule

Shooting for Telugu romantic-comedy ‘Thondi’ featuring Rajendra Prasad will start from March 8 and its maker plans to complete it in a single schedule.

Audiences hungry for content-rich films: Rajendra Prasad

Just as the audiences root for commercial cinema, they are equally ready to embrace content-rich films provided they are made, feels veteran Telugu actor Gadde Rajendra Prasad.

Actor Rajendra Prasad discharged from hospital

Rajendra Prasad was discharged from hospital Wednesday morning after two days of medical care.

Telugu actor Rajendra Prasad suffers stroke, condition stable

Veteran Telugu actor Rajendra Prasad was Monday admitted to a hospital after he complained acute pain in the chest. He is now stable, a doctor said.

‘Julayi’ review: It`s Allu Arjun all the way!

When a director like Trivikram Sreenivas, known for writing good screenplay and dialogues, teams up with an energetic star like Allu Arjun, the audience can expect high voltage action, good dose of comedy and full on entertainment.

50 yrs on, Rajendra Prasad`s bank a/c kept alive

India`s first President Dr Rajendra Prasad`s saving account has been kept alive by a public sector bank.

Bank account of India`s first president still active

Rajendra Prasad was born Dec 3, 1884, in Zeradei in Bihar`s Siwan district and died Feb 28, 1963, in Patna. He was India`s first president from 1952 to 1962.

I was victim of witch hunting: Ramjas Principal

Saying he was a victim of witch hunting, the principal of Delhi University`s Ramjas College is feeling vindicated after a court cleared his name in a fake admission racket.

Rajendra Prasad`s wristwatch to go on auction

A historic wrist watch once owned by
India`s first president Dr Rajendra Prasad will be put on auction next month by leading auction house Sotheby`s.

Rajendra Prasad was gentleman of Indian politics: Ansari

Vice-President Hamid Ansari on Sunday
described the first president of the country, Rajendra Prasad,
as the "gentleman of Indian politics" and said he was the
epitome of "simplicity and selflessness".

Family of Mahatma’s saviour in dire straits: HT

“If it weren’t for Batak Mian, India’s history would have been different…,” reads a letter written by actor Farooq Sheikh to his family in 1996.