Pranab Mukherjee(Search results - 16)
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British naturalist David Attenborough to be awarded 2019 Indira Gandhi Peace Prize
David Attenborough’s name was selected for the prize by an international jury chaired by former President Pranab Mukherjee, the Indira Gandhi Memorial Trust announced on Tuesday
4, May 2017, 5:45 AM IST
In pics: Akshay Kumar, Surabhi, Mohanlal receive national awards from president
President Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday 03rd April presented the National Film Awards to this year's winners who included Bollywood star Akshay Kumar (best actor) and Rajesh Mapuskar (best director) as well as the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke to renowned filmmaker and actor K. Viswanath.
22, Mar 2017, 5:01 AM IST
Power of social media has increased over the years: Pranab Mukherjee
Media has expanded with increasing use of technology and the influence of social media has also increased over the years, President Pranab Mukherjee said.
13, Mar 2017, 3:26 PM IST
India celebrates Holi with great fervour
President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended Holi greetings to the people, saying the festival symbolises the spirit of harmony and prosperity.
3, Mar 2017, 4:56 AM IST
No room in the country for the ‘intolerant Indian’, says President Pranab Mukherjee
The ongoing debate on Indian nationalism in the New Delhi universities has caused the Indian President Pranab Mukherjee to weigh in on it as well. He insisted that universities should ‘resound with creativity and free thinking’. It is this very freedom which is being stifled
9, Feb 2017, 9:42 AM IST
Iconic Mughal Gardens at Rashtrapati Bhavan are now open for public
President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the Mughal Gardens on Saturday as part of the Udyanotsav.
The iconic garden at the Rashtrapati Bhavan will be open for general public till March 12, 2017 (except Mondays) between 0930 hrs to 1600 hrs.
A Rashtrapati Bhavan statement said that entry and exit for people to reach the Mughal Gardens will be from Gate No 35 of the President's Estate, close to where North Avenue meets Rashtrapati Bhavan.
"Visitors are requested not to bring any water bottles, briefcases, handbags/ladies purses, cameras, radios, transistors, boxes, umbrellas, eatables etc. Such articles, if any, will have to be deposited at the entry point," it said.
26, Oct 2016, 8:20 AM IST
The President to get over 200% salary hike
While mere mortals like us employed in the private sector have to contend with an average annual salary hike of just around 12%, guess what? Now the salary of our President Pranab Mukherjee may go up by a whopping 233%
24, May 2016, 5:38 AM IST
President signs ordinance to keep state boards out of NEET
With the promulgation of the ordinance students of state government boards will not have to sit for NEET on July 24.