Tag: President of India

Dr Shanker Dayal Sharma: Son of the soil who was destined to be the President

Lalit Shastri Today the nation celebrates the Birth Centenary of Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma¹, former President of India. He was a freedom fighter and had led the Merger Movement in the erstwhile princely State of Bhopal. It paved the way for the signing of the accession agreement and merger of the Bhopal State with the

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National Technology Awards presented

Sunderarajan Padmanabhan New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday presented the national award for successful commercialization of indigenous technology to Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech International Limited and Ernakulam-based Agappe Diagnostic Limited. Bharat Biotech has won the award for taking to the market a vaccine for rotavirus disease. The vaccine, Rotavac, is currently licensed in two countries, while grant

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The land of Lord Buddha should lead the world in its search for peace: President of India Ram Nath Kovind

Newsroom24x7 Network India’s voice counts in today’s world. The entire planet is drawn to Indian culture and soft power. The global community looks to us for solutions to international problems – whether terrorism, money laundering or climate change. In a globalised world, our responsibilities are also global. New Delhi: President of India Ram Nath Kovind,

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Schedule announced for Election to the Office of President of India

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The Election Commission of India has fixed the schedule for the election to fill the office of the President of India under the provisions of the Presidential and Vice Presidential Elections Act, 1952, The term of office of Pranab Mukherjee, President of India, is ending on 24 July, 2017. As per

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Freedom to disagree and dispute intellectually must be protected as an essential pillar of democracy: Pranab Mukherjee

Newsroom24x7 Staff Critical appraisals of our heroes and national icons of the past have been met with hostility and sometimes even violence. The freedom to doubt, disagree and dispute intellectually must be protected as an essential pillar of our democracy. Nothing should lie outside the realm of reason, and therefore of discussion and argument. Such

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21st Century challenges demand capable and responsive armed forces: Pranab Mukherjee

Newsroom24x7 Staff Indian Army is the finest Army in the world commanding the finest soldiers that walk this Earth. – Pranab Mukherjee, President of India Chennai: President of India Pranab Mukherjee today said that the 21st Century is witnessing chaos and strife of a very virulent nature encompassing asymmetric warfare involving both state and non-state actors.

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“Inspired teachers link individual goals of students to the national goals”

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: President of India Pranab Mukherjee has underscored that an Inspired Teacher is a value-oriented, mission-driven, self-motivated and result-oriented individual who works towards impacting the environment in a positive manner through his own actions as well as by imparting knowledge among students to help them achieve their potential. An Inspired Teacher links the

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Supreme Court issues notice to Centre on re-promulgation of Ordinance on Land Acquisition

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Supreme Court of India on Monday admitted a PIL by a number of farmers’ bodies challenging the re-promulgation of the Ordinance on Land Acquisition by the President earlier this month and issued notice to Government of India in this matter. The Narendra Modi led Central Government on April 3 repromulgated the ordinance

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There should be significant increase in health expenditure: Pranab Mukherjee

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: President of India Pranab Mukherjee today said that a healthcare system, which is universally accessible, affordable and effective, is crucial for a developing country like India. The President was inaugurating the Mid-Term Meet 2015 of the National Interventional Council of the Cardiological Society of India in New Delhi today. The President

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Research must advance knowledge to improve the common man’s life: Pranab

Newsroom24x7 Reporter New Delhi, Jan. 6: President of India, Pranab Mukherjee has said that research endeavors must advance the realms of knowledge and improve the lives of the common people in a video message on the occasion of the presentation of Infosys Prize 2014 organized by the Infosys Science Foundation yesterday (January 5, 2015) in

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