01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today asked people to follow non-violence, peace and tolerance that was preached by Mahatma Gandhi, in a message that came against the backdrop of lynching of a man in Uttar Pradesh following rumours that he had consumed beef.
28 Sep 2015
Mumbai: Manipur Governor Syed Ahmed passed away following a brief illness yesterday morning, a family member said. He was 70. Syed Ahmed is survived by his wife Syed Hasan Tara, two daughters and a son.
17 Sep 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi who turned 65 today and complimented him for his 'dynamism' and 'out of the box thinking' which have been appreciated in the country as well as abroad.
21 Sep 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today condoled the death of Jagmohan Dalmiya and called him a "visionary and well known leader of Indian cricket".
14 Sep 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today described Hindi as a link between the country's ancient civilisation and modern progress and hoped that it will soon get recognition as the official language of the United Nations.
25 Sep 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Muslim community across the world on the occasion of Eid-ul-Zuha.
21 Sep 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today condoled the death of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Jagmohan Dalmiya.
02 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The nation today remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 146th birth anniversary with President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi and other leaders paying floral tributes to him at his memorial here.
05 Sep 2015
New Delhi: India needs inspired teachers to instill in children the civilisational values of tolerance, plurality and compassion and impart education that removes boundaries of caste, community and gender, President Pranab Mukherjee said here today.
04 Sep 2015
New Delhi:Taking a trip down the memory lane, President Pranab Mukherjee today said he was an 'unparalleled naughty boy' who used to trouble his mother, as he credited her for all the success he has achieved.