The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee received the first copies of books ‘Mann Ki Baat: A Social Revolution on Radio’ and ‘Marching with a Billion- Analysing Narendra Modi’s Government at Midterm’ from Smt. Sumitra Mahajan, Speaker Lok Sabha who formally released these books at a function at Rashtrapati Bhavan today in the presence of Mohd. Hamid Ansari, Vice President… Continue reading "Pranab Mukherjee received the first copies of books ‘Mann Ki Baat: A Social Revolution on Radio’"
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President of India Pranab Mukherjee, Tamil Nadu Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao and other dignitaries will attend the 1000 years Jayanthi Mahotsavam of Sri Ramanujacharya, a great saint who preached equality. Tamil Nadu Finance Minister D Jayakumar will also participate in the function, which will be held on May 24 at Sri Lakshmi Govindaraju Mahal, TNHB Pallavan Nagar, Kanchipuram. The event… Continue reading "Pranab to attend Sri Ramanujacharya’s 1000th year fete in Kanchi"
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee addressed the annual convocation of the Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy today (May 5, 2017) at Dehradun, Uttarakhand. Speaking on the occasion, the President said today, India has an area of 79.4 million hectares designated as forests. This is about 19.32 % of the country. The Forest Policy of the year 1952 calls… Continue reading "Pranab Mukherjee addresses the annual convocation of the Indira Gandhi national forest academy"
A delegation of Tamil Nadu farmers protesting at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi met President Pranab Mukherjee, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and other top guns of the Centre, and put forth their demands, including waiver of farms loans and drought relief package. Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker M Thambidurai, who visited the agitating farmers on Tuesday for a second time, assured… Continue reading "Protesting TN farmers meet Pranab, Jaitley"
President Pranab Mukherjee today awarded the Standard and Colours to 125 helicopter squadron and Mechanical Training Institute (MTI), at a colourful event at IAF station at Tambaram in Chennai. Chennai is in tight security cover due to the president’s visit. On Thursday night, he was welcomed at the city airport by Tamil Nadu governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao, chief minister Edappadi… Continue reading "Pranab in Chennai, attends IAF event amid tight security"
14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas celebrations are being held in Bangalore from January 7-9,2017. PBD conventions are being held every year since 2003 and we have been honoring our Pravasis since the first edition. It was decided late last year to hold the PBD conventions after an interval of two years. Therefore, the number of awards to be conferred for PBD… Continue reading "Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards 2017"
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the 28th Accountants General Conference in New Delhi today (October 20, 2016). Speaking on the occasion, the President said that the founding fathers of our Constitution had envisaged a prominent role for public audit in our country’s governance and accountability framework. The institution of CAG is one of the oldest in the… Continue reading "Pranab Mukherjee Inaugurates the 28th Accountants General Conference"
The heads of election management bodies and international electoral institutions of different countries attending the ‘International Conference on Voter Education for Inclusive, Informed and Ethical Participation’ called on the President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (October 19, 2016). Addressing the international delegates, the President quoted Tomas Garrigue Masaryk, the co-founder of erstwhile Czechoslovakia and said “Democracy… Continue reading "Pranab Mukherjee meets delegates of the international conference on voter education for inclusive"
The National Commission for Scheduled Castes headed by its Chairman Shri P.L. Punia submitted the following Reports today to the President of India. The reports are: – I. Annual Report of NCSC 2016-17 (April to September, 2016) II. NCSC Report: Problems faced by Scheduled Castes Students in obtaining Scholarships-2016. III. Report on the Plight of Safai Karamcharis and the Recommendations/Proposals… Continue reading "National Commission for Scheduled Castes Submits Reports to Pranab Mukherjee"
President of India Pays Floral Tributes to Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam on his Birth Anniversary The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee paid floral tributes to Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, former President of India on the occasion of his birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (October 15, 2016). Officers and staff of Rashtrapati Bhavan along with… Continue reading "Pranab Mukherjee Pays Floral Tributes to Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam on his Birth Anniversary"