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Rashtrapati Bhavan staffer found dead

The man, Trilok Chand, was a Class IV employee who worked at the President’s Secretariat. Police said he died of heart-related complications.

Body of man found in servant quarters of Rashtrapati Bhavan

Police suspect that the body was lying there for two-three days and the man's family was out of town.


No Iftar party at Rashtrapati Bhavan this year

Iftar is the breaking of the 'roza' (fast) that is observed by the Muslims during the month of Ramzan.

Gardening dreams at Rashtrapati Bhavan end in police complaint

Candidates must have a skill certificate as a gardener from the National Skill Qualification Framework or a gardening training certificate from the Indian Agriculture Research Institute or any other horticulture university or institute, with a minimum one-month training duration.

Mughal Gardens to open for public tomorrow: Timings and special attraction this year

The garden is open to the public from February 6 to March 9 between 9:30 am and 4.00 pm. It will remain closed on Mondays for maintenance and on March 2, on account of Holi.

President inaugurates dynamic facade lighting of Rashtrapati Bhavan

Features that have been highlighted prominently in the lighting are the Jaipur Column, the dome of the main building, chattris, fountains at terrace and ground level, as well as loggia columns, the official added.


Rashtrapati Bhavan will now be open to public for four days a week, tickets to cost Rs 50

People can visit on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, anytime between 9 am and 4 pm, except on gazetted holidays, the statement said.

President Kovind remembers India's missile man APJ Abdul Kalam

"India will never forget the remarkable contributions of Kalam. He had a great passion for teaching and education and truly ignited young minds with the power to think and innovate," President Kovind said.

Injured monkey rescued from Rashtrapati Bhavan

A two-member rescue team was dispatched, which found the monkey sitting under a chair.

'Chalo Dilli': Ram Nath Kovind's invitation to Rashtrapati Bhavan wins hearts on Twitter

President Ram Nath Kovind has sent a 'humble' invitation to all Indians to visit the Rashtrapati Bhavan in a rather sweet tweet on Twitter. "The next time you are in Delhi, I invite you to visit Rashtrapati Bhavan. It belongs to Indians all over the world #PresidentKovind," he wrote.

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Saudi Prince gets ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan

The Crown Prince was in India for a two-day visit in which bilateral talks over issues of concern pertaining to areas like political, security, trade, investment and culture will be held

Iconic Mughal Gardens at Rashtrapati Bhavan opens for public

The garden, said to be the ” soul” of the Presidential Palace, will be open to the visitors from February 6 to March 10 between 9:30 am and 4:00 pm.


Dynamic facade lighting adds to the charm of Rashtrapati Bhavan: See photos

The new lighting system installed on North Block and the South Block, which flank the Rashtrapati Bhavan, is the same as the one used on other historical sites, such as the Eiffel Tower in Paris.

President Pranab Mukherjee throws open Mughal Gardens to the public

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday (February 11) inaugurated annual 'Udyanotsav', which marked the annual opening of Mughal Gardens to the public.

Rashtrapati Bhawan gears up for Beating Retreat ceremony

Rashtrapati Bhawan gets illuminated during the full dress rehearsal for the Beating Retreat ceremony, in New Delhi.

Mughal Gardens at Rashtrapati Bhavan open for the season

The Mughal Gardens surround the Indian Presidential Palace; the garden will be open to public till March 15.


Xi Jinping flies back home

Chinese President XI Jinping and wife Peng Liyuan are ready to fly back to China.

Delhi gets light shower

Delhiities woke up to a clear sky with minimum temperature settling at 25.5 degree Celsius, a notch below normal on Friday.

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President Mukherjee meets UAE crown prince

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday met Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Earlier in the day, the crown prince also met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at 7 Race Course Road. Sheikh Mohammed Al Nahyan also attended a ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. The prince is on a three-day visit to India.

Ceremonial reception for UAE crown prince held at Rashtrapati Bhavan

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): A ceremonial reception was held at the Forecourt, Rashtrapati Bhavan, for Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Thursday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Home Minister Rajnath Singh were among others present at the ceremony. Sheikh Mohammed Al Nahyan arrived in New Delhi on Wednesday evening on a three-day visit.


President Mukherjee chairs Conference of Governors

New Delhi, Feb 09 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday presided over a two-day Conference of Governors at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in the national capital. It is the fourth conference presided over by President Mukherjee and 47th such conference held in the Rashtrapati Bhavan. As many as 23 Governors and two Lieutenant Governors are participating in the conference. Vice-President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, several Cabinet Ministers, Vice-Chairman of NITI Aayog Arvind Panagariya and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval participated in the conference. The conference will deliberate on terrorism and insurgency activities, creating jobs for youths with special focus on skill development for school dropouts.