President of India

Here's what PM Narendra Modi wrote to Pranab Mukherjee on his last day in office as President

Pranab Mukherjee was the 13th president of India.

Aug 03, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

Ram Nath Kovind elected as President of India, should not be seen as Dalit face now: Centre

The Centre on Friday said that Ram Nath Kovind was elected as the President of the country and should not be seen as the face of the Dalit community only.

Jul 29, 2017, 10:49 AM IST

Dr Abdul Kalam: 5 interesting facts about the People's President

Today is the 86th birth anniversary of former President of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. 

Jul 27, 2017, 13:06 PM IST

President Kovind's college hosts lunch to celebrate his success

President Ram Nath Kovind's school on Tuesday hosted a lunch to celebrate the success of its former student.

Jul 25, 2017, 13:55 PM IST

Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as President, calls for making India an economic leader, moral exemplar

Ram Nath Kovind was on Tuesday sworn in as 14th President and called for making India an economic leader as well as a moral exemplar.

Jul 25, 2017, 13:23 PM IST

Watch - Ram Nath Kovind's swearing-in ceremony as President

Swearing ceremony begins with National Anthem

Jul 25, 2017, 13:22 PM IST

Watch: Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as India's 14th President

Ram Nath Kovind was sworn in as India's 14th President today at a ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament.

Jul 25, 2017, 13:15 PM IST

Ram Nath Kovind becomes 14th President of India- Here are the highlights from his maiden speech

"I bow to the 125 crore citizens of this great nation and promise to stay true to the trust they have bestowed on me."

Jul 25, 2017, 12:34 PM IST

Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as India's 14th President, makes first tweet

Ram Nath Kovind, a former BJP member, was on Tuesday sworn in as the 14th President of India.

Jul 25, 2017, 12:26 PM IST

Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as India's 14th President, says 'we are diverse, yet united and one'

Ram Nath Kovind was sworn in as India's 14th President on Tuesday at a ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament. Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, Union Ministers, Governors, Chief Ministers, Ambassadors and other diplomats, MPs and senior civil and military officers were among those present.

Jul 25, 2017, 12:20 PM IST

Ram Nath Kovind's swearing-in ceremony: Extended family reaches Parliament

Ram Nath Kovind's extended family reached Parliament House to attend the event and show their support. Watch their reaction to the 14th President elect.

Jul 25, 2017, 12:09 PM IST

Pranab da never judged my government's decisions: PM Modi

A day before President Pranab Mukherjee demits office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday lavished praise on him.

Jul 24, 2017, 23:42 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee was guardian of Constitution, always upheld its propriety: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday described the outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee a guardian of the Constitution.

Jul 24, 2017, 19:47 PM IST

End of the Pranab era: Looking back at the life less ordinary

Being the President was not exactly Poltu-da's (Pranab Mukherjee's nickname) plan of action in his 48-year-long political career. 

Jul 24, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

Bonhomie marks farewell function for President Pranab Mukherjee

The farewell function by Parliamentarians for outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee in the Central Hall of Parliament was marked by bonhomie among leaders of various parties.

Jul 23, 2017, 23:50 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee a 'guru' who taught generations of MPs: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Sunday called outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee a 'guru'.

Jul 23, 2017, 22:56 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee's life after he leaves Rashtrapati Bhavan - A sneak peek

10 Rajaji Road, the new abode of outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee, is all ready to welcome its newest resident.

Jul 23, 2017, 20:44 PM IST

In Kerala, Meira Kumar is the winner

When votes polled in the 139-member Kerala Assembly were counted on Thursday, all votes barring one from the lone BJP legislator O Rajagopal went in favour of Meira Kumar. 

Jul 20, 2017, 20:06 PM IST

Festive atmosphere at Kovind's Delhi residence

"We have been working here since morning, sweeping the pavements, trimming hedges, putting flower pots at both the entry and exit gates," said a staff of the New Delhi Municipal Council.

Jul 20, 2017, 20:06 PM IST

Meira Kumar congratulates Ram Nath Kovind, says battle for ideology will continue

Ram Nath Kovind was on Thursday elected the 14th President of India.

Jul 20, 2017, 19:22 PM IST