Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

Rashtrapati Bhawan


Eagle with tracking device found at Rashtrapati Bhavan sparks concerns, officials later find it’s for a conservation project

May 31, 2022 7:47 am

The eagle was found after rain and strong wind lashed parts of Delhi in the evening, leaving trees uprooted. “After the rain stopped, around 4.45 pm, security agencies found the eagle on the lawn and went to pick it up.

Did a painter actually prophesy Gandhi’s assassination?

January 22, 2022 10:46 pm

Rashtrapati Bhavan’s treasury of paintings on Mahatma Gandhi present him as leader, who identified with people and knew their pain

Work for Vice-President enclave begins

November 03, 2021 8:15 am

According to the bid documents reviewed, Kamladityya Construction Pvt Ltd quoted around Rs 206 crore, 3.52 % lower than the estimated cost.

Relative of Rashtrapati Bhawan staffer tests positive

April 22, 2020 2:55 am

As per a statement from Rashtrapati Bhawan, the woman who tested positive had been in touch with a COVID-19 patient, who died on April 13.

Behind Lutyens’ Delhi, ‘blend of East, West elements’

September 15, 2019 8:22 am

In 1931, New Delhi was ready. Over the years, buildings around it — such as Krishi Bhavan, Nirman Bhavan and Rail Bhavan, among others — would emerge.

Turning an Old Leaf: Books from the Rashtrapati Bhavan library to be restored

May 05, 2015 12:00 am

As part of a two-year project that will conclude later this year, the IGNCA is restoring 150 books with 150 folios each for the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Delhi confidential: Rajnath Singh's 'claustrophobic' experience

April 10, 2015 11:13 am

Twenty-five children met these stars and received tips for their future career in tennis.

Cong’s solo protest rally upsets JD(U)

April 09, 2015 3:20 am

Sources pointed out that several opposition parties, such as NCP, TMC, AAP and INLD had reservations with the Congress taking the lead in the protest march.


January 10, 2015 6:20 am

Kiren Rijiju has gone a step further to restrict movement around his office in the North Block.

Himachal Diary: Pahari and Bihari

November 09, 2014 7:50 pm

Nadda too did not shy away and delivered popular punch lines in Bihari, mainly slogans from his ABVP days.


Australian PM Tony Abbot receives guard of honour at Rashtrapati Bhavan

September 05, 2014 1:07 pm

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was given a ceremonial reception in the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan here this morning ahead of his crucial meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.


There are many life lessons that APJ Abdul Kalam taught us. Let’s revisit some of them on his death anniversary

June 22, 2020 6:20 pm

Call him India’s Missile Man or the People’s President. APJ Abdul Kalam was many things. And during his lifetime, he tried his best to practise what he preached. We look back at some of his quotes on his death anniversary.

Hollande pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat

January 25, 2016 7:26 am

New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): The visiting French President, Francois Hollande, paid tribute to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi at the Rajghat on Monday. He was accompanied by Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar. Later, Hollande also planted a sapling in the Rajghat premises. The French President was earlier accorded a ceremonial reception at the forecourts of the Rashtrapati Bhawan.