President of India

President congratulates Indian medallists at Incheon Asian Games

President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday congratulated Indian shooters Jitu Rai and Shweta Chaudhry for winning medals at the Asian Games.

Sep 20, 2014, 20:53 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee returns after 'highly successful' Vietnam visit

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday returned home after a "highly successful" four-day visit to Vietnam during which key pacts to further strengthen bilateral ties were signed.

Sep 17, 2014, 20:19 PM IST

Pranab Mukherjee greets Afghanistan on its Independence Day

President Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of Afghanistan on the eve of the Independence Day of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

Aug 19, 2014, 12:39 PM IST

President’s address to nation on eve of Independence Day: Full Text

President Pranab Mukherjee said intolerance and violence is a betrayal of the letter and spirit of democracy and slammed those who believe in the "poison drip of inflammatory provocation".

Aug 14, 2014, 22:46 PM IST

Freedom is celebration, Independence is challenge: President Pranab Mukherjee

India is celebrating 68th year of its Independence. On the occasion of this momentous even President Pranab Mukherjee is going to address the nation in a short while now.

Aug 14, 2014, 19:00 PM IST

President to address nation on eve of Independence Day

President Pranab Mukherjee will address the nation on the eve of the 68th Independence Day on Thursday.

Aug 13, 2014, 18:36 PM IST

Please, for God`s sake, maintain dignity of Parliament: President to MPs

On a day when TMC and TDP members fought over a room in Parliament, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday made an emotional appeal to the MPs to maintain its dignity, honour and prestige.

Aug 12, 2014, 21:18 PM IST

President Mukherjee condoles deaths in China earthquake

President Pranab Mukherjee has conveyed his "sincere grief" and "sympathy" over the loss of life and property in the earthquake that jolted China on August 3.

Aug 07, 2014, 13:27 PM IST

Allahabad University V-C resigns

Against the backdrop of protests on the Allahabad University campus, Vice-Chancellor Professor AK Singh has tendered his resignation, a top varsity official said.

Jul 29, 2014, 12:42 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee makes Twitter debut

In a bid to connect with netizens, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday joined the popular social networking website Twitter.

Jul 01, 2014, 16:08 PM IST

LK Advani deserves to be President of India: Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister and senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari has said party patriarch LK Advani deserves to be the President of India, a post commensurate with his stature.

Jun 21, 2014, 18:00 PM IST

President`s address has broken "new grounds": Govt

Government on Monday said President Pranab Mukherjee`s address in Parliament "breaks new ground" as it points to the goal of building a strong, self-reliant and self-confident India.

Jun 09, 2014, 23:16 PM IST

Review foreign investment policy in defence: Assocham to govt

Several domestic companies have applied to the DIPP for industrial licences to manufacture a wide range of defence products.

Jun 09, 2014, 18:34 PM IST

President`s speech in Parliament: 2014 vs 2009 vs 2004

A comparison between the Presidential speeches in Parliament in 2014, 2009 and 2004.

Jun 09, 2014, 14:31 PM IST

President signs order dissolving 15th Lok Sabha

President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday signed an order dissolving the 15th Lok Sabha.

May 18, 2014, 19:41 PM IST

People won`t tolerate poor governance: President Pranab Mukherjee

With the Lok Sabha election less than 10 days away, President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday said people will no longer accept non-transparent and unresponsive administration.

Mar 31, 2014, 00:40 AM IST

Punctuality, cleanliness crucial for railways, says President

President Pranab Mukherjee said that punctuality and cleanliness were crucial for railways and asked new entrants into various services to provide the best to passengers.

Mar 04, 2014, 22:37 PM IST

Urban poverty a major challenge,India should be slum-free: Pranab Mukherjee

Voicing concern that cities are struggling to keep pace with spurt in population, President Pranab Mukherjee said the challenges on urban poverty front are daunting.

Jan 21, 2014, 19:20 PM IST

Mamata absent from programme presided over by President

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday did not attend a programme presided over by President Pranab Mukherjee here.

Nov 22, 2013, 00:44 AM IST

President greets Justice Iyer on 99th birthday

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday greeted Justice VR Krishna Iyer on his 99th birthday.

Nov 17, 2013, 23:54 PM IST