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Betssy Chavez, a 33-year-old lawyer who also did a stint as labor minister, was sworn in as the fifth prime minister since the beleaguered Castillo took office 16 months ago.
Published on Nov 26, 2022 02:14 PM IST
President Droupadi Murmu spoke with students from various schools at Rashtrapati Bhavan on the occasion of Children's Day.
Published on Nov 14, 2022 06:54 PM IST
BJP MP Locket Chatterjee on Sunday was reported to have filed a complaint against West Bengal minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Akhil Giri.
Published on Nov 13, 2022 01:26 PM IST
At least five first information reports (FIRs) were filed in Odisha against Giri, who reportedly made derogatory remarks against the Preident on Friday while talking about Bengal’s opposition leader Suvendu Adhikari.
Updated on Nov 13, 2022 04:44 AM IST
Murmu attended the civic reception hosted in her honour by the Sikkim government.
Published on Nov 04, 2022 11:23 PM IST
The surgery was successful and she has been discharged from the hospital, he said in a statement.
Published on Oct 16, 2022 02:54 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared a video remembering Kalam in which he defined Kalam as someone who always looked for challenges and found ways to resolve them.
Published on Oct 15, 2022 11:35 AM IST
President Murmu is on a three-day visit to the UK, during which she will attend Monday's funeral service and is also invited to a reception for world leaders hosted at Buckingham Palace by King Charles III on Sunday evening.
Published on Sep 18, 2022 06:58 AM IST
The average age of appointment of India’s Presidents and Vice Presidents has reduced marginally during the term of the Narendra Modi government.
Updated on Aug 13, 2022 04:23 AM IST
Ram Nath Kovind's tenure as India's president ended as he completed his five-year term, paving way for Droupadi Murmu, who took oath as the 15th President of India on Monday.
Published on Jul 25, 2022 09:34 PM IST
According to constitutional provisions, President Droupadi Murmu can make recommendations for introducing financial and money bills and give assent to bills, grant pardons, reprieves, respites or remission of punishment or suspends, and remit or commute sentences in certain cases.
Published on Jul 25, 2022 07:42 PM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind, in his farewell address to the nation on Sunday, said that visiting his hometown in Kanpur and touching the feet of his teachers to seek their blessings while at office, have been among the most memorable moments of his life.
Published on Jul 24, 2022 08:46 PM IST
Amul took to Twitter to welcome India's first tribal President, Droupadi Murmu.
Published on Jul 24, 2022 04:20 PM IST
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Published on Jul 21, 2022 09:11 PM IST
The low-profile politician is believed to be deeply spiritual and a keen practitioner of the meditation techniques of the Brahma Kumaris, a movement she embraced after she lost her husband, two sons, mother and brother in the just six years between 2009-2015.
Published on Jul 21, 2022 08:31 PM IST
Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that the nation is going to create history as the daughter of a tribal family will be elected as the next president.
Published on Jul 21, 2022 05:26 PM IST
Presidential elections 2022: As 4,800 MPs and MLAs elect India's 15th president, here's a look at the stalwarts who have held the post in the past.
Updated on Jul 18, 2022 10:14 AM IST
With the 2022 Presidential polls around the corner, Mamata Banerjee has convened the meeting as an initiative of ‘strong and effective opposition against divisive forces’, and has reached out to the opposition leaders to participate in a joint meeting, the Trinamool Congress said in a statement.
Published on Jun 11, 2022 08:55 PM IST
A fleet review is usually conducted once during the term of a President, who is the supreme commander of the armed forces.
Updated on Feb 12, 2022 04:04 AM IST
At least six people were killed and several others injured after an electric bus lost control and mowed down bystanders near the Tat Mill crossroad in Kanpur.
Published on Jan 31, 2022 09:36 AM IST
A ‘most corrupted' list including Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko, Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad and several others, has included Former Afghan President Ghani in the index.
Published on Dec 29, 2021 01:18 PM IST