“I am deeply shocked and anguished to learn about the cowardly attack on Amarnath yatris in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir in which a number of innocent pilgrims lost their lives and several others were injured,” Pranab Mukherjee said
The BJP State President Dilip Ghosh has demanded President rule in the state alleging disruption of law and order situation in the state
The Union Ministry of Law and Justice in June had cleared the bill and sent it to the President for his approval. On February 13, Karnataka state government passed the Bill to exempt kambala from the ambit of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960.
Speaking before the President at the same function, PM Modi said he was fortunate to have got a chance to work with Mukherjee and said the latter had helped him in settling in Delhi in his new role as PM.
Speaking at the event held at Rabindra Sadan, the President Pranab Mukherjee said that the first newspaper of the country ‘Hicky’s Bengal Gazette’ was published from Kolkata in 1780
Rashtrapati Bhawan museum is a museum that tells stories through sound-light-video animations, and showcases furniture designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens for the Viceroy’s Residence, as Rashtrapati Bhawan was designated to be when it was built.
Setbacks do not seem to deter JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav from taking up new ventures. He is now trying for a larger Opposition unity on farmers’ issues.
To be conducted on June 17
Since 1980, the guest wing has hosted former Nepal prime ministers Pushpa Kamal Dahal and K P Sharma Oli, the country’s president Bidya Devi Bhandari, Myanmar state counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the country’s President Abdul Hamid and Afghanistan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani
“Every year 10 million persons are entering into the job market and not adequate job creation is being done,” the President said, adding that “that solution have to depend on start ups, we shall have to start small businesses”.
The accused was allegedly using a duplicate registration number and fake degrees.
Political leaders, diplomats, writers and thinkers gathered last week to listen to President Pranab Mukherjee deliver the second Ramnath Goenka Memorial Lecture
Taking these numbers in the prevailing political situation, neither the NDA nor the Opposition enjoy majority as yet and undecided parties are set to play a major role in the numbers game.
Pranab Mukherjee’s tenure as President will end on July 14, and the election has to take place before that.
Mukherjee, who has had a long association with the Nehru-Gandhi family, was a senior minister in the UPA I and UPA II governments.