24 May 2016
New Delhi: After raising queries, President Pranab Mukherjee today signed the ordinance to keep state boards out of the common entrance test (NEET) for MBBS and dental courses for this year.
24 May 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee's scheduled visit to China, from May 24 – 27 will lead to an interesting exchange of programmes between the public broadcasters of two countries.
24 May 2016
New Delhi: Decks were cleared today for exempting state government medical colleges from the Supreme Court-mandated single All India entrance exam for a year with President Pranab Mukherjee giving his assent to the NEET Ordinance before he embarked on his China visit.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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".
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.