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Glamour offset by revolt and mudslinging in Amravati

Amravati is considered the most important centre in Vidarbha after Nagpur.

In a first,Supreme Court declares 'illegal' rejection of M N Das mercy plea

Apex court said that President Pratibha Patil was 'kept in the dark' by the Home Ministry.


Ex-servicemen NGO revives protest against former president Patil

Patil said the former President,who was then the supreme commander of the armed forces,should get what she is entitled to but bending rules to get a bigger accommodation using public money was not acceptable.

For India's sake,clear Lokayukta bill before Cong dilutes it: Khanduri to Prez

BJP leader/former Uttarakhand CM Khanduri says President Patil should clear bill to end corruption.

Military Notes

When 40-year-old Vikram Dutta recounts his days at the National Defence Academy in Khadakwasla,Maharashtra,in the ’90s,he immediately jumps to the time spent at the academy’s library,reading and writing.

MPs’ farewell for Patil on July 23

Members of both Houses of Parliament will give a warm send-off to President Pratibha Patil at a function in the historic Central Hall on July 23,a day ahead of the end of her five-year term.


Pashan Road all set to welcome Patil

Raigad,the bungalow allotted to President Pratibha Patil as a retirement home,is likely to be vacated in two months. Patil may temporarily move to a government bungalow in Delhi next month till the time the Pune house is ready.

Finally,govt finds a house for President Patil in Pune

Patil,however,is expected to move temporarily to a government bungalow in Delhi next month till the time the Pune house is ready.

Reporter's Notebook: Not such a cool idea!

Trying to please politicians is a competition,none seems to be wanting to lose.

‘Focus on agri research to boost profitability’

President Pratibha Patil stressed on the need for more investment in agricultural research so that new technologies can be developed to increase profitability in farming.