South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 7, 2013
The central government yesterday sent to President Pranab Mukherjee the draft bill for formation of separate Telangana state.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 1, 2013
Former President Pratibha Patil has returned all the gifts received by her in official capacity after they were displayed at a school owned by her family in Amravati in Maharashtra.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 24, 2013
President Pranab Mukherjee has called upon leaders of police and security forces to "transform the police system" to bring it in sync with the requirements of a modern democratic nation.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 12, 2013
President Pranab Mukherjee, who is at his ancestral home in West Bengal for Durga Puja, has cut short his visit and will return to New Delhi today in view of Cyclone 'Phailin' that is set to hit Odisha coast.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 21, 2013
Asserting that inter-religious and communal violence is "insanity" manifested, President Pranab Mukherjee today said a few individuals alone cannot be blamed as "our inaction" has created an atmosphere where violence begets violence.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 6, 2013
Deepak Sandhu, who was on Thursday sworn-in as India's first woman Chief Information Commissioner, said she would work for strengthening moves towards greater transparency in the functioning of the government and faster disposal of cases.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday September 2, 2013
A car caught fire today in the high-security zone near Rashtrapati Bhavan but no one was injured in the incident, Delhi Fire Service officials said.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 16, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday appealed to the lawmakers to let Parliament run smoothly and allow the food security bill to be passed, sources said.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 15, 2013
President Pranab Mukherjee today hosted an 'At Home' function at Rashtrapati Bhavan on the occasion of 67th Independence Day during which he walked past the security barricade to greet the guests.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 1, 2013
The Rashtrapati Bhavan would charge Rs 25 as registration fee from visitors starting September 1 and the fund will be used to maintain and improve services to public, an official statement said on Thursday.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 31, 2013
Girisha also claimed that during the Padma Shri award ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in January this year, he had met with the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who promised to look into the matter.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 2, 2013
Vice Chancellor of Jamia Milia University Najeeb Jung was on Monday appointed as the new Lieutnenat Governor of Delhi while former Delhi Police Commissioner KK Paul was made Governor of Meghalaya.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 20, 2013
Daily public tours of Rashtrapati Bhavan, which began for the first time from January 1 this year at the initiative of President Pranab Mukherjee and have become very popular with tourists, will now cost Rs.25 per person.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 16, 2013
Lieutenant General (retired) Nirbhay Sharma, one of the most decorated field commanders of the Indian Army, has been appointed governor of Arunachal Pradesh, an official statement from Rashtrapati Bhavan said on Thursday.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 18, 2013
A delegation of Punjab's ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), led by Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, met President Pranab Mukherjee today to seek clemency for the 1993 Delhi bomb blast convict Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 26, 2013
Come March 30, the President's Bodyguard, the cavalry regiment of the Indian Army mounted on caparisoned and well-groomed steeds, will be accorded an honour that every President bestows on them - a silver trumpet and banner.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 13, 2013
The warm spring sunshine graciously bathes the floral carpets of exquisitely manicured lawns of Mughal Gardens adorned with myriad flowers of every description. Rashtrapati Bhavan's treasured gardens are set to be opened to the public from Friday.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 9, 2013
2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, who was hanged this morning, walked to the gallows in a peaceful and composed frame of mind.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 27, 2013
President Pranab Mukherjee's first Republic Day 'At Home' at the Rashtrapati Bhavan this evening knew no boundaries as he freely mingled with one and all.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday January 25, 2013
The historic Rajpath has become synonymous with the January 26 parade, but it was an amphitheatre named after a former Viceroy that was witness to the celebrations marking the birth of the Republic 63 years ago.