04 May 2016
New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been honoured with the Best Actor Award at the 63rd National Film Awards, says he was humbled and touched as President Pranab Mukherjee mentioned him in his speech.
03 May 2016
New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan was today accompanised by his family members to the 63rd National Film Awards ceremony here where the megastar will receive the best actor honour for his role of a hypochondriac father in "Piku".
02 May 2016
Auckland: India sees huge potential in expanding ties with New Zealand, President Pranab Mukherjee said today as he underlined that the two nations have "shared stakes" in a peaceful Asia-Pacific region and can successfully work as partners in promoting security and stability there.
28 Apr 2016
Port Moresby (PNG): With a focus on developing strong relations with Pacific Island nations, President Pranab Mukherjee today arrived in the capital of Papua New Guinea here, the first ever visit by an Indian head of state since India established diplomatic ties with the country in 1975.
16 Apr 2016
Bhopal: President Pranab Mukherjee today cautioned judges against the perils of "judicial activism", saying the equilibrium in the exercise of authority must be maintained at all times and self-restraint should be used when confronted with such a situation.
15 Apr 2016
Bhopal: President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the fourth retreat of Supreme Court judges here tomorrow.
19 Apr 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted the nation on Mahavir Jayanti.
22 Apr 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Manipur tomorrow to attend 'Khongjom Day' function, observed every year to pay tribute to the brave sons of the state who made supreme sacrifice for their motherland.
28 Mar 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today conferred Padma awards on 56 eminent personalities, including Dhirubhai Ambani (posthumously), actor Anupam Kher and former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai, at a function at Rashtrapati Bhavan here.
12 Apr 2016
Beijing: China's top leadership, including President Xi Jinping, today expressed shock and grief over the deadly temple fire in Kerala that killed 109 people.