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
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.
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.
The President of the AMU Students' Union has demanded a complete ban on cow slaughter across the country.
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
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.
President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday put a premium on debate and discussions, exhorting the student community to be argumentative, but not intolerant.
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 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
President Pranab Mukherjee along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other BJP leaders on Monday greeted citizens on the occasion of Holi.
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.
Mukherjee was speaking after awarding the President's 'Standard' to 125 Helicopter Squadron and 'Colours' to Mechanical Training Institute at the Tambaram air base
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.
President Pranab Mukherjee delivered the sixth KS Rajamony Memorial Lecture in Kochi on Wednesday.
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.
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."
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 on Tuesday favoured a constructive debate on simultaneous elections to Lok Sabha and Assemblies.
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
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.