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Mukherjee, a ‘guru’ who taught generations of MPs: Speaker

Mukherjee, a ‘guru’ who taught generations of MPs: Speaker

New Delhi, July 24  Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Sunday called outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee a “guru from whom generations of parliamentarians have received lessons”. Addressing a gathering of MPs in the Central Hall of Parliament...
President not in favour of two executives: Ansari

President not in favour of two executives: Ansari

New Delhi, July 24  Vice President Hamid Ansari on Sunday said outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee had told Governors and Lt. Governors that their role was “mainly confined to giving advice to the Chief Minister as there cannot be two functional...
PARLIAMENTARIANS BID FAREWELL TO PRESIDENT PRANAB MUKHERJEE

PARLIAMENTARIANS BID FAREWELL TO PRESIDENT PRANAB MUKHERJEE

Lok Sabha Smt. Sumitra Mahajan presenting a Scroll to President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee at the Farewell Ceremony in Central Hall of Parliament House on 23 July 2017 New Delhi 23 July 2017: The Members of Parliament of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha...
President receives first copy of book on his wife

President receives first copy of book on his wife

New Delhi, July 14  President Pranab Mukherjee received the first copy of the book “President’s Lady” (Pranaber Preyosi) on his wife late Suvra Mukherjee on Thursday. Written by author Sangeeta Ghosh, the book was formally released...

President of India greets Venezuela on its National Day

New Delhi, July 05 The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on the eve of their National Day (July 05, 2017). In a message to His Excellency...
The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Mr. Pham Binh Minh calling on the President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on July 04, 2017.

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Mr. Pham Binh Minh calling on the President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on July 04, 2017.

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Mr. Pham Binh Minh calling on the President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on July 04, 2017.
GST a tribute to maturity, wisdom of India’s democracy : President

GST a tribute to maturity, wisdom of India’s democracy : President

New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that introduction of GST was a “momentous event” for the nation and “a tribute to the maturity and wisdom of India’s democracy” while pointing out that...
GST rolls out past midnight from Central Hall of Parliament

GST rolls out past midnight from Central Hall of Parliament

The President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee and the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi pressing the buzzer to launch the Goods & Service Tax (GST), in Central Hall of Parliament, in New Delhi on June 30, 2017. New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) The Goods and Services...

President praises Modi government for July 1 GST rollout

Kolkata, June 29 (IANS) Praising the central government’s move to roll out the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from July 1, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said it will put an end to the burden of multiplicity of taxes that the citizens had...

President summons Rajya Sabha for monsoon session

New Delhi, June 29 President Pranab Mukherjee has summoned the Rajya Sabha for monsoon session from July 17 and it is scheduled to conclude on August 11. “The President has summoned the Rajya Sabha to meet on July 17. Subject to exigencies of business,...
President calls for better healthcare in rural areas

President calls for better healthcare in rural areas

Udupi (Karnataka), June 19  President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said quality healthcare was a necessity for every individual and underlined the need to ensure better infrastructure in rural areas so that doctors serve there. At the foundation of the...

President, PM congratulate ISRO on launch of India’s heaviest rocket

New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated ISRO on the successful launch of Indias latest communication satellite GSAT-19 with its brand new and heaviest rocket – the Geosynchronous...

President Mukherjee visits Badrinath shrine

Dehradun, May 6 President Pranab Mukherjee was present as the gates of the Bardinath shrine in Uttarakhand opened early on Saturday morning. With this, the annual pilgrimage of the Char Dhaam Yatra became fully operational. The Kedarnath shrine was also...
President confers 64th National Film Awards

President confers 64th National Film Awards

New Delhi, May 4  President Pranab Mukherjee, on the 104th anniversary of Indian cinema here on Wednesday, presented the 64th National Film Awards to winners including eminent film director and actor K. Viswanath who received the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke...

President Mukherjee to be conferred Cyprus’s highest civilian award

New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee will be conferred Cyprus’s highest order of merit during the course of Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades’s ongoing visit to India, a senior official said on Thursday. “President...

President Mukherjee to be conferred Cyprus’s highest civilian award

New Delhi, April 27  President Pranab Mukherjee will be conferred Cyprus’s highest order of merit during the course of Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades’s ongoing visit to India, a senior official said on Thursday. “President Anastasiades...
Nepal President accorded ceremonial welcome

Nepal President accorded ceremonial welcome

New Delhi, April 18 President of Nepal Bidhya Devi Bhandari was accorded a ceremonial welcome on Tuesday at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here. President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi received Bhandari. She was then accorded the ceremonial...
Smt Seema Gupta, ED, POWERGRID conferred with Special commendation award in the category of outstanding women manager in PSE by SCOPE

Smt Seema Gupta, ED, POWERGRID conferred with Special commendation award in the category of outstanding women manager in PSE by SCOPE

Smt Seema Gupta, ED, POWERGRID conferred with Special commendation award in the category of outstanding women manager in PSE by SCOPE
President urges people to help make India cashless society

President urges people to help make India cashless society

New Delhi, April 10  President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday urged the people to support the government’s mission to make India a cashless society. “I urge all citizens to extend their unstinted support to the mission of a less cash India....
President Pranab Mukherjee wishes Senegal on eve of its Independence Day

President Pranab Mukherjee wishes Senegal on eve of its Independence Day

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Senegal on the eve of their Independence Day (April 4, 2017). In a message to His Excellency Mr. Macky Sall,...