24 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Justice Madanlal Laxmandas Tahaliyani, a retired judge of Bombay High Court, was today sworn in as the new Maharashtra Lokayukta. Governor C Vidyasagar Rao administered the oath of office to Justice Tahaliyani at a brief ceremony held at the Darbar Hall of Raj Bhavan here.
19 Aug 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today paid floral tributes to former President Shanker Dayal Sharma at Rashtrapati Bhavan on the occasion of his birth anniversary.
26 Jun 2015
Imphal: An improvised explosive device (IED) exploded today near the Raj Bhavan here but there was no report of any casualty, a senior police officer said.
08 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan attended the screening of his latest release 'Piku' at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here yesterday and said President Pranab Mukherjee absolutely loved the movie, which is about a Bengali family.
16 Jul 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee organised an Iftar party at the presidential palace in New Delhi with a message to spread love, affection and mutual trust among all in the holy month of Ramadan.
21 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Yoga is both an art as well as a science and has amazing curative and preventive powers for the well-being of humanity, President Pranab Mukherjee said on International Yoga Day on Sunday. The President, who inaugurated a mass yoga event at Rashtrapati Bhavan, said yoga can also help prevent and cure modern lifestyle related disorders.
09 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Labour Ministry will transfer the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) to the Health Ministry from April 1, Parliament was informed on Monday.
30 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Dying a good death is as important as living an accomplished life. "Kashyam maranam muktih" means death in Kashi is liberation. According to Hindu mythology, death in Varanasi helps you attain salvation or moksha (freedom from the cycle of re-birth). It is believed that no one knows the exact way to seek salvation but it seems that hostel manager of Moksha Bhavan Bhairav Nath Shukla is aware of it as he helps numerous people solicit death.
25 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Qatar Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, was accorded a ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Wednesday.
03 Feb 2012
Giving a fillip to the sagging health services in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said that it will be mandatory for fresh medical graduates to serve for three years in rural areas while the performance of government doctors, nurses and medical staff would be evaluated for awards.