17 Jul 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated Vijender Singh on clinching the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title, saying that the star boxer has made the country proud with his feat.
15 Jul 2016
Darjeeling: Five people were injured when a vehicle in President Pranab Mukherjee's convoy skidded off the road this morning and went down a cliff, 30 kms from here, while he was on his way to Bagdogra to catch a flight to Delhi.
17 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Elated and exhausted in equal measure after being crowned the WBO Asia Pacific champion, Indian boxing star Vijender Singh says he will savour the triumph for a while before looking at the possibility of a showdown with Pakistan-origin British star Amir Khan, who is keen for a face-off with him.
15 Jul 2016
Paris: The deadly terror attack in France’s Nice city last night by a truck loaded with grenades has shocked the world. In this hour of mourning, world leaders have condemned the despicable act and expressed their condolences.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee has given his approval for enhancement of the age of superannuation of non-teaching and Public Health Specialists of Central Health Service from 62 years to 65 years today.
30 Jun 2016
New Delhi: There is a famous saying in English, ‘Every cloud has a silver lining’, means that one should be optimistic and should never lose hope in any given situation. The intransigent and pliable approach of a person towards life can do wonders.
12 Jun 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today embarked on a six-day visit to three African nations -- Ghana, Ivory Coast and Namibia -- to boost trade ties with these countries known for having "solid political system, where democracy has taken roots".
11 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal yesterday called on President Pranab Mukherjee and sought his intervention in the issues of "increasing attacks on Dalits and Minorities" and alleged Lt Governor Najeeb Jung had helped a ration shop owner whose licence was cancelled for "irregularities".
28 Jun 2016
New Delhi: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy's complaint about alleged breakdown of governance in Delhi has been forwarded to the Home Ministry by the President's Secretariat.
21 Jun 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today urged people to make yoga an integral part of life as it promote better health and brings harmony.