Pranab takes oath as 13th President of India

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012
Pranab Mukherjee

New Delhi: Pranab Mukherjee has taken charge as the 13th President of India. Mukherjee was sworn in at a ceremony held at the Central Hall of Parliament on Wednesday. Chief Justice SH Kapadia administered oath to him. Earlier outgoing President Pratibha Patil was given the final guard of honour outside the Parliament House. Clad in […]

Lokpal Bill to be tabled in Budget session

Monday, March 12th, 2012

New Delhi: The much talked about Lokpal Bill is expected to be brought again for consideration in the Rajya Sabha during the second phase of the Budget session of Parliament. The bill is on the live register of the Rajya Sabha and it will be taken up only in the second phase of the Budget […]

President’s Son Issued Notice Over Seizure Of Rs 1 Crore Cash

Thursday, February 16th, 2012
Raosaheb Shekhawat

Amravati :  President Pratibha Patil’s son and Congress MLA Raosaheb Shekhawat was issued a notice by the district collector among other office-bearers in connection with the seizure of Rs 1 crore in cash last week.  “I issued notices to minister of state Rajendra Mulak, MPCC general secretary Ganesh Patil, MLA Raosaheb Shekhawat, city Congress chief […]

New CM welcomes Pratibha Patil to Bangalore

Saturday, August 6th, 2011
New CM welcomes Pratibha Patil to Bangalore

Bangalore: President Pratibha Patil arrived here Friday on a three-day visit to the state to participate in a series of official functions. Karnataka’s new chief minister S.V. Sadananda Gowda, city mayor Sharadamma and a host of officials received Patil at the state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) airport. She was escorted to Raj Bhavan in city […]

Republic Day celebrations Tomorrow

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011
Republic Day File Photo

New Delhi : Yet another Republic Day celebration is upon us since 1950. Tomorrow morning, lakhs of people throng the Vijay Chowk -India Gate areas, Besides Jan Path in New Delhi to witness the 62nd Republic Day’s highly encouraging national parade, with Indonesian President Yudhoyono as a chief guest. Pratibha Patil will ride a horse […]