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Oct 15, 2016
Work on Kalam's memorial at Rameswaram to begin on SundayThe work on the construction of a memorial for former president APJ Abdul Kalam is to commence on Sunday, coinciding with his 85th birth anniversary.
Jun 13, 2016
Orlando massacre: Pranab Mukherjee calls for coordinated anti-terror fightIndian President Pranab Mukherjee, on a three-nation African tour, has expressed his grief over the Orlando mass shooting that left 50 people dead
Jul 31, 2015
Sorry, but the story of US flag flying half-mast to honour Kalam is a hoaxThe claim that the US flag at the White House flew at half-mast to honour APJ Abdul Kalam is a hoax.
Jul 29, 2015
APJ Abdul Kalam: The President whose legend endured a myriad controversiesNobody could have put it better. Kalam was the embodiment of every Indian ideal. His rags-to-success story made him an achiever against insurmountable odds; contribution to Indian defence and military gave him the aura of a nationalist; conduct in the Rashtrapati Bhawan turned him into a People's President-- a People's Prince type epithet that instantly gave the West a measure of his popularity; and his inspiring speeches and books made him a hero of the youth and children.
Jul 28, 2015
'Your teachings were inspiration to us all': Microsoft CEO Nadella condoles Kalam's deathMicrosoft's India-born CEO Satya Nadella and other members of corporate America have expressed their condolences on the sudden death of APJ Abdul Kalam.
Jul 25, 2012
President Pranab vs Lokpal II: Which side will you be on?Two events today - the swearing-in of the new President and Team Anna's fast at Jantar Mantar - represent a battle for the soul of India. Which side are you on?
Apr 25, 2012
Who will be India's next president? Really.Kaun Banega Rashtrapati is in full swing in the media these days. From Dark Horse Pitroda to VP Hamid Ansari who will be the next President? Time for a Christian president? An apolitical one? Here's all the buzz.