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President Pranab Mukherjee for joint action by international community on terrorism
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President Pranab Mukherjee for joint action by international community on terrorism

New Delhi: Terrorism is a major threat to societies and collective action by the international community against it can no longer be postponed, President Pranab Mukherjee has said.

Recep Tayyip Erdogan meets Narendra Modi: Turkish president suggests talks on Kashmir, discusses terrorism
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Recep Tayyip Erdogan meets Narendra Modi: Turkish president suggests talks on Kashmir, discusses terrorism

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at Hyderabad House ahead of delegation-level talks between the two sides.

Battle over Hindi: Mamata renames Centre's welfare schemes, govt denies imposing language
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Battle over Hindi: Mamata renames Centre's welfare schemes, govt denies imposing language

The Centre's recent decision to make Hindi compulsory up to Class 10 in CBSE schools and in state-run Kendriya Vidyalayas combined with President Pranab Mukherjee accepting the recommendation of the Committee of Parliament on Official Language (CPOL) that all dignitaries including the president and ministers, especially those who can read and speak Hindi, may be requested to give their speech/statement in Hindi only, seems to have caused a stir in the North East.

Aligarh Muslim University students' union demands complete ban on cow slaughter
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Aligarh Muslim University students' union demands complete ban on cow slaughter

The President of the AMU Students' Union has demanded a complete ban on cow slaughter across the country.

Days not far off when India's economy will be among top 5, says President Pranab Mukherjee
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Days not far off when India's economy will be among top 5, says President Pranab Mukherjee

Pranab Mukherjee said that the government is taking a somewhat "bitter decision" to shut down CPSEs which we are unable to run, so that people's money can be utilised for their own progress

Digital payments: Central Bank of India customer takes home Rs 1 crore as bounty
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Digital payments: Central Bank of India customer takes home Rs 1 crore as bounty

Following demonetisation of old Rs 500/1000 notes on November 9 last year, the government took a slew of measures to promote digital payments in the country.

Let there be debate but not confrontation in our varsities: President Pranab Mukherjee
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Let there be debate but not confrontation in our varsities: President Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday put a premium on debate and discussions, exhorting the student community to be argumentative, but not intolerant.

Padma Awards 2017: President Pranab Mukherjee honours Sharad Pawar, Virat Kohli and others
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Padma Awards 2017: President Pranab Mukherjee honours Sharad Pawar, Virat Kohli and others

President Pranab Mukherjee arrives at the Padma Awards 2017 function at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Thursday. Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi also attended the ceremony along with other dignitaries.

China expresses dismay over Dalai Lama's visit to India for public event
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China expresses dismay over Dalai Lama's visit to India for public event

China expressed Monday its discontent to the Indian government after the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama attended a public event in India.

Happy Holi: Pranab Mukherjee, Narendra Modi greet nation, stress on maintaining unity and brotherhood
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Happy Holi: Pranab Mukherjee, Narendra Modi greet nation, stress on maintaining unity and brotherhood

President Pranab Mukherjee along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other BJP leaders on Monday greeted citizens on the occasion of Holi.

Jayalalithaa death: AIIMS hands over medical report to Tamil Nadu govt
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Jayalalithaa death: AIIMS hands over medical report to Tamil Nadu govt

The AIIMS on Monday handed over the medical report by its doctors of late Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa to the state government. The report contains the analysis of Jayalalithaa's health condition by the doctors of the premier institute during their five visits to Chennai.

President Pranab Mukherjee bats for strong deterrent against those with nefarious designs
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President Pranab Mukherjee bats for strong deterrent against those with nefarious designs

Mukherjee was speaking after awarding the President's 'Standard' to 125 Helicopter Squadron and 'Colours' to Mechanical Training Institute at the Tambaram air base

NSA Ajit Doval meets Israeli leadership in preparation for Narendra Modi's visit
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NSA Ajit Doval meets Israeli leadership in preparation for Narendra Modi's visit

National Security Adviser Ajit Doval has held talks with Israel's top leadership as part of preparations for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's much-awaited visit.

Full text: President Pranab Mukherjee in Kochi talks about education, democracy, economy
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Full text: President Pranab Mukherjee in Kochi talks about education, democracy, economy

President Pranab Mukherjee delivered the sixth KS Rajamony Memorial Lecture in Kochi on Wednesday.

Govt notifies law to make banned note possession punishable
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Govt notifies law to make banned note possession punishable

With the law coming into force, possession of more than 10 pieces of the old notes by individuals and more than 25 pieces for study, research or numismatics purpose will be a criminal offence, attracting fine of Rs 10,000 or five times the cash held, whichever is higher.

Chief Justice of India asks finance ministry to give details on major tax cases
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Chief Justice of India asks finance ministry to give details on major tax cases

The Chief Justice also spoke about an alternative redressal mechanism to reduce pendency of cases in various courts and said "we can deal with a little bit of our arrears if there is a re-look at litigations pending with us at all levels of all courts."

President clears names of five HC judges for elevation to Supreme Court
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President clears names of five HC judges for elevation to Supreme Court

New Delhi: Five new judges were appointed to the Supreme Court on Wednesday, taking its working strength to 28. President Pranab Mukherjee has signed their Warrants of Appointment and the notifications will be issued shortly, sources in the government said.

President Pranab Mukherjee addresses Parliament, talks about demonetisation, surgical strikes
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President Pranab Mukherjee addresses Parliament, talks about demonetisation, surgical strikes

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday favoured a constructive debate on simultaneous elections to Lok Sabha and Assemblies.

President Mukherjee in favour of debate on simultaneous LS, Assembly polls to rein in money power
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President Mukherjee in favour of debate on simultaneous LS, Assembly polls to rein in money power

Referring to the surgical strikes, Mukherjee said the government had taken decisive steps to give a fitting reply to the repeated incursions on India's territorial sovereignty

Republic Day parade 2017 as it happened: Colourful tableaux and Tejas debut steal show at Rajpath
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Republic Day parade 2017 as it happened: Colourful tableaux and Tejas debut steal show at Rajpath

The 68th Republic Day Parade will showcase India's military strength and achievements in a range of areas and its diverse culture at the Rajpath.