The President’s visit comes at a time when India’s relations with Israel is on a high after the Narendra Modi government assumed office last year.
The PIL has sought a court-monitored probe into an alleged nexus of Essar with politicians, bureaucrats and journalists to promote its business interests.
Thanking the countries for the support shown by them for India’s permanent membership of UN Security Council, Mukherjee said this year marks the 70th anniversary of the UN.
Suvra Mukherjee, who had been unwell, was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Army Research and Referral Hospital last week.
President Pranab Mukherjee’s comments come against the backdrop of a washed out Monsoon session of Parliament
President Pranab Mukherjee addressed the nation on the eve of India’s 69th independence day
Accusing successive governments of reneging the OROP issue, they said that the protest at Jantar Mantar has triggered a process of politicisation of the Indian military.
President Pranab Mukherjee’s wife Suvra has been admitted to the ICU of a Delhi hospital.
If former president Kalam’s death revived the idea of a ‘People’s President’, Mukherjee’s role in deciding the mercy petition of the Yakub Memon raised fresh questions on the powers of the office.
President Mukherjee today completes three years in office during which he undertook 105 domestic visits.
The Iftar calendar in the national capital has considerably lightened since the NDA government came to power with Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s being the exception.
Sources said it is a pre-scheduled meeting but the chances of the issue relating to the Governor coming up cannot be ruled out.
The Congress party has urged President Pranab Mukherjee to issue appropriate directions to “punish all persons involved, howsoever high he or she may be.”
India needs to retain the place it had during ancient times in the world education map, and for that there is a need to link education to research and improve quality of education — this was the message given by President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday to the students at Dr D Y Patil University (DPU). […]
Pranab Mukherjee said that in the last 83 years, no research scholar from an Indian university has won the Nobel prize after C V Raman in 1930.