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Pranab Mukherjee, Nanaji Deshmukh, Bhupen Hazarika awarded Bharat Ratna: Gandhis skipped the ceremony

Pranab Mukherjee, Nanaji Deshmukh, Bhupen Hazarika awarded Bharat Ratna: Gandhis skipped the ceremony

Former president Pranab Mukherjee, late Bharatiya Jana Sangh leader Nanaji Deshmukh and late singer Bhupen Hazarika were conferred the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest...
EC rejects allegations of EVM swapping after videos of the machines being moved go viral

EC rejects allegations of EVM swapping after videos of the machines being moved go...

After the last phase of polling on Sunday, May 19, a number of videos surfaced showing Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) being transported and alleging...
Agusta Westland deal: Ahmad Patel, Sonia Gandhi, journalists mentioned in ED chargesheet

Agusta Westland deal: Ahmad Patel, Sonia Gandhi, journalists mentioned in ED chargesheet

The supplementary chargesheet filed by Enforcement Directorate (ED) in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal set off a political storm with names of political leaders...

Pranab Mukherjee, Nanaji Deshmukh and Bhupen Hazarika awarded Bharat Ratna

India’s 13th President and Congress’ senior most leaders Pranab Mukherjee has been awarded the Bharat Ratna, the country’s highest civilian honour along with Bharatiya...
RSS says Rahul Gandhi does not understand India or RSS; may invite him to its event

RSS says Rahul Gandhi does not understand India or RSS; may invite him to...

The RSS may invite one of its sharpest critics, Congress president Rahul Gandhi, for an event next month in Delhi, said reports in the...
Now an app to help voters rate their political leaders, also provide a ready opinion poll

Now an app to help voters rate their political leaders, also provide a ready...

Seen to be a game changer for psephology and termed a “milestone” by former President Pranab Mukherjee, a young developer has made an app...
Former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee cremated with full state honours at Smriti Sthal

Former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee cremated with full state honours at Smriti Sthal

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was cremated with full state honours at Smriti Sthal on the banks of the Yamuna in Delhi after...
Rahul Gandhi's iftar: Pranab Mukherjee attends, opposition present in strength

Rahul Gandhi’s iftar: Pranab Mukherjee attends, opposition present in strength

Rahul Gandhis first iftar party after becoming Congress president, also the first by a Congress chief since 2015 when Sonia Gandhi hosted it, was...
Pranab Mukherjee at RSS HQ proves detractors wrong, teaches idea of India

Pranab Mukherjee at RSS HQ proves detractors wrong, teaches idea of India

There was no mention of "Hindu rashtra" even by RSS chief who keeps bringing it up on every other occasion Former president Pranab Mukherjee's speech...
Former Presidents, PMs may lose Lutyens’ Delhi government accommodation

Former Presidents, PMs may lose Lutyens’ Delhi government accommodation

If the SC accepts Gopal Subramanium’s suggestions, former top leaders may lose accommodations Former Presidents Pratibha Patil, Pranab Mukherjee and ex-Prime Ministers HD Deve Gowda,...
COURTESY CALL: Prime Minister of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremesinghe in New Delhi, UNI

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Pranab Mukherjee reveals political drama of his time

Pranab Mukherjee reveals political drama of his time

A tell-all memoir narrates how he missed being the PM Rarely does any statesman bare it all with such honesty and freshness in a political...
Pranab Mukerjee

You have been a father figure, mentor: Modi to Pranab on his last day...

Former President Pranab Mukherjee tweets letter Prime Minister Narendra Modi sent to him on his last day in office, says it touched his heart The...

Venkaiah Naidu files nomination for vice-president poll, quits BJP

Two-time Bhartiya Janata Party president and NDA’s vice presidential candidate M Venkaiah Naidu filed his nomination in the Parliament on Tuesday. Naidu was accompanied...
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee receiving the first copy of a commemorative publication of National Herald published to mark 70 years of India’s Independence in New Delhi on July 1, 2017.

President condemns rising mob lynchings, asks, are we vigilant enough

Expresses concern over rising mob frenzy Hitting out at those killing in the name of “Gauraksha”, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said, “When mob frenzy...
BURN BABY BURN: A demonstrator burns a barricade during a protest against President Michel Temer's proposal reform of Brazil's social security system in a general strike in Rio de Janeiro, Reuters/UNI

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KK Venugopal appointed as new Attorney General

KK Venugopal appointed as new Attorney General

Venugopal has been practicing law for over fifty years and has appeared for the several high-profile cases like 2G telecom litigation and Babri Masjid...
GST launched in India

GST launched in India

The goods and services tax (GST) was launched at the stroke of the midnight hour on Saturday. The tax reform was launched by President...
Politics of iftar parties: holding them, avoiding them

Politics of iftar parties: holding them, avoiding them

Above: Finance Minister Jaitley seen at an earlier iftar party at Rashtrapati Bhavan Modi Government was unrepresented at President’s last iftar party By Rajesh Sinha For quite...
GST launch with midnight Parliament session

GST launch with midnight Parliament session

Major tax reform was proposed by UPA government On June 30, midnight, lawmakers will gather for a special Parliament session for the launch of...
Presidential elections to be held on July 17, says CEC Naseem Zaidi

Presidential elections to be held on July 17, says CEC Naseem Zaidi

President Pranab Mukherjee's term will expire on July 25 Chief Election Commissioner Naseem Zaidi on Wednesday announced the date for presidential elections on July 17...
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Presidential election: Pranab Mukherjee says he is not in for a second term

Mukherjee said that he is sending back the officials who have worked with him to their respective ministries and offices. With the Opposition putting its...
Kejriwal not invited to Sonia lunch meeting on presidential polls

Kejriwal not invited to Sonia lunch meeting on presidential polls

Sonia invites opposition leaders on Friday when the Modi government completes 3 years in office. Congress president Sonia Gandhi seems not to have invited Aam...
Congress, Nitish agree to support Pranab Mukherjee for second presidential term

Congress, Nitish agree to support Pranab Mukherjee for second presidential term

The Bihar CM suggested the BJP should hold talks with the opposition to reach consensus for electing Mukherjee. The Congress on Tuesday indicated that it...
HEADS OF STATE: Bidya Devi Bhandari, President of Nepal, meets President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi

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ACCOMPLISHMENT: The cast of Stranger Things poses with the awards they won for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series at the 23rd Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, California, US, Reuters/UNI

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Pranab Mukherjee, Nanaji Deshmukh, Bhupen Hazarika awarded Bharat Ratna: Gandhis skipped the ceremony

Pranab Mukherjee, Nanaji Deshmukh, Bhupen Hazarika awarded Bharat Ratna: Gandhis skipped the ceremony

Former president Pranab Mukherjee, late Bharatiya Jana Sangh leader Nanaji Deshmukh and late singer Bhupen Hazarika were conferred the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest...
EC rejects allegations of EVM swapping after videos of the machines being moved go viral

EC rejects allegations of EVM swapping after videos of the machines being moved go...

After the last phase of polling on Sunday, May 19, a number of videos surfaced showing Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) being transported and alleging...
Agusta Westland deal: Ahmad Patel, Sonia Gandhi, journalists mentioned in ED chargesheet

Agusta Westland deal: Ahmad Patel, Sonia Gandhi, journalists mentioned in ED chargesheet

The supplementary chargesheet filed by Enforcement Directorate (ED) in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal set off a political storm with names of political leaders...

Pranab Mukherjee, Nanaji Deshmukh and Bhupen Hazarika awarded Bharat Ratna

India’s 13th President and Congress’ senior most leaders Pranab Mukherjee has been awarded the Bharat Ratna, the country’s highest civilian honour along with Bharatiya...
RSS says Rahul Gandhi does not understand India or RSS; may invite him to its event

RSS says Rahul Gandhi does not understand India or RSS; may invite him to...

The RSS may invite one of its sharpest critics, Congress president Rahul Gandhi, for an event next month in Delhi, said reports in the...
Now an app to help voters rate their political leaders, also provide a ready opinion poll

Now an app to help voters rate their political leaders, also provide a ready...

Seen to be a game changer for psephology and termed a “milestone” by former President Pranab Mukherjee, a young developer has made an app...
Former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee cremated with full state honours at Smriti Sthal

Former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee cremated with full state honours at Smriti Sthal

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was cremated with full state honours at Smriti Sthal on the banks of the Yamuna in Delhi after...
Rahul Gandhi's iftar: Pranab Mukherjee attends, opposition present in strength

Rahul Gandhi’s iftar: Pranab Mukherjee attends, opposition present in strength

Rahul Gandhis first iftar party after becoming Congress president, also the first by a Congress chief since 2015 when Sonia Gandhi hosted it, was...
Pranab Mukherjee at RSS HQ proves detractors wrong, teaches idea of India

Pranab Mukherjee at RSS HQ proves detractors wrong, teaches idea of India

There was no mention of "Hindu rashtra" even by RSS chief who keeps bringing it up on every other occasion Former president Pranab Mukherjee's speech...
Former Presidents, PMs may lose Lutyens’ Delhi government accommodation

Former Presidents, PMs may lose Lutyens’ Delhi government accommodation

If the SC accepts Gopal Subramanium’s suggestions, former top leaders may lose accommodations Former Presidents Pratibha Patil, Pranab Mukherjee and ex-Prime Ministers HD Deve Gowda,...
COURTESY CALL: Prime Minister of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremesinghe in New Delhi, UNI

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Pranab Mukherjee reveals political drama of his time

Pranab Mukherjee reveals political drama of his time

A tell-all memoir narrates how he missed being the PM Rarely does any statesman bare it all with such honesty and freshness in a political...
Pranab Mukerjee

You have been a father figure, mentor: Modi to Pranab on his last day...

Former President Pranab Mukherjee tweets letter Prime Minister Narendra Modi sent to him on his last day in office, says it touched his heart The...

Venkaiah Naidu files nomination for vice-president poll, quits BJP

Two-time Bhartiya Janata Party president and NDA’s vice presidential candidate M Venkaiah Naidu filed his nomination in the Parliament on Tuesday. Naidu was accompanied...
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee receiving the first copy of a commemorative publication of National Herald published to mark 70 years of India’s Independence in New Delhi on July 1, 2017.

President condemns rising mob lynchings, asks, are we vigilant enough

Expresses concern over rising mob frenzy Hitting out at those killing in the name of “Gauraksha”, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said, “When mob frenzy...
BURN BABY BURN: A demonstrator burns a barricade during a protest against President Michel Temer's proposal reform of Brazil's social security system in a general strike in Rio de Janeiro, Reuters/UNI

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KK Venugopal appointed as new Attorney General

KK Venugopal appointed as new Attorney General

Venugopal has been practicing law for over fifty years and has appeared for the several high-profile cases like 2G telecom litigation and Babri Masjid...
GST launched in India

GST launched in India

The goods and services tax (GST) was launched at the stroke of the midnight hour on Saturday. The tax reform was launched by President...
Politics of iftar parties: holding them, avoiding them

Politics of iftar parties: holding them, avoiding them

Above: Finance Minister Jaitley seen at an earlier iftar party at Rashtrapati Bhavan Modi Government was unrepresented at President’s last iftar party By Rajesh Sinha For quite...
GST launch with midnight Parliament session

GST launch with midnight Parliament session

Major tax reform was proposed by UPA government On June 30, midnight, lawmakers will gather for a special Parliament session for the launch of...
Presidential elections to be held on July 17, says CEC Naseem Zaidi

Presidential elections to be held on July 17, says CEC Naseem Zaidi

President Pranab Mukherjee's term will expire on July 25 Chief Election Commissioner Naseem Zaidi on Wednesday announced the date for presidential elections on July 17...
Pranab Mukherjee

Presidential election: Pranab Mukherjee says he is not in for a second term

Mukherjee said that he is sending back the officials who have worked with him to their respective ministries and offices. With the Opposition putting its...
Kejriwal not invited to Sonia lunch meeting on presidential polls

Kejriwal not invited to Sonia lunch meeting on presidential polls

Sonia invites opposition leaders on Friday when the Modi government completes 3 years in office. Congress president Sonia Gandhi seems not to have invited Aam...
Congress, Nitish agree to support Pranab Mukherjee for second presidential term

Congress, Nitish agree to support Pranab Mukherjee for second presidential term

The Bihar CM suggested the BJP should hold talks with the opposition to reach consensus for electing Mukherjee. The Congress on Tuesday indicated that it...
HEADS OF STATE: Bidya Devi Bhandari, President of Nepal, meets President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi

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ACCOMPLISHMENT: The cast of Stranger Things poses with the awards they won for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series at the 23rd Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, California, US, Reuters/UNI

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