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Suresh Prabhu given charge of aviation ministry

Suresh Prabhu given charge of aviation ministry

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu has been given additional charge of the civil aviation ministry, Rashtrapati Bhavan sources have said. The change comes after Ashok Gajapathi Raju and YS Chowdary resigned over the issue of special category state status for Andhra Pradesh. The resignation by the Union ministers followed a 20-minute talk between Telugu Desam Party boss and chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu and the prime minister which apparently failed to remove irritants plaguing the ..., 1 month ago
Business Standard

Swamy asks for probe against FinMin official allegedly gifted gold by Nirav

The official later wrongly donated the gift in the 'Toshkhana' at Rashtrapati Bhavan, Swamy claimed Press Trust of India | New Delhi Last Updated at March 8, 2018 22:46 IST Subramanian Swamy BJP MP Subramanian Swamy has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Rouhani in Delhi today, meets Prez, PM Modi

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani meets President Ramnath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhavan.The Iranian President inspected Guard of Honour after arriving at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Saturday morning.'First visit by an Iranian President in 10 years! Ceremonial welcome accorded to President of Iran, Dr. Hassan Rouhani @rashtrapatibhvn. President Ram Nath Kovind and PM @narendramodi welcomed President Rouhani,' tweeted ministry of external affairs spokesperson Raveesh ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago PM Modi holds talks with Iran Prez Hassan Rouhani on defence and trade  Business Standard2 months ago India, Iran ink 9 pacts after 'substantive' talks between Modi, Rouhani  Mathrubhumi2 months ago India and Iran want peaceful, stable Afghanistan: Modi  Rediff.com2 months ago

184 gardeners, 28 cooks, 37 drivers, 57 cleaners... All the President's Men and Women

An RTI plea reveals that Rashtrapati Bhavan employs 545 people and incurs a monthly wage bill of Rs 1,34,68,927.Syed Firdaus Ashraf reports. IMAGE: Rashtrapati Bhavan in all its glory. Photograph: Vijay Mathur/Reuters Ever wondered how many people it takes to ensure that Rashtrapati Bhavan, India's Presidential palace, runs smoothly? According to an RTI plea, it takes 545 people. This number includes 28 cooks, 37 drivers, 184 gardeners and 57 cleaners. The Rashtrapati Bhavan staff ensure that ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

From jaws of death to an Olympic gold: Amazing story of Murlikant Petkar

As he walked the ceremonial red carpet, his chest swollen with pride, at the Rashtrapati Bhavan's Durbar Hall to be conferred the Padma Shri by President Ram Nath Kovind, a trail of memories flowed through the mind of the retired Indian Army subedar.But ...
 Prokerala4 weeks ago

Change of Guard Ceremony to be held at new summer timing from this weekend

The Change of Guard Ceremony on the Forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan will move to summer timings from this weekend (March 17-18). This ceremony will now take place at 0800-0840 hrs. on Saturdays and at 1730 -1810 hrs on Sundays. These timings will be adhered ...
 PIB1 month ago

Rashtrapati Bhavan's woes of lizards, mice

The President's official resident has a total of 340 rooms across four floors, 2.5 km of corridors and 190 acres of garden area.
 DNA2 months ago

Dhoni's Padma Bhushan comes on same day Indian won World Cup in 2011

Former India skipper MS Dhoni is conferred with the Padma Bhushan by the President of India Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Interestingly, it was on the very same day back in 2011 that Dhoni launched pacer Nuwan Kulasekara for a whacking six over the long-on to end India's 28-year-old wait and helped his team lift the coveted World Cup trophy in front of a jam-packed Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. India defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets to lift their second World Cup title.
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago MS Dhoni honoured with Padma Bhushan Award  MSN India2 weeks ago
The Assam Tribune

President of India to Inaugurate Festival of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (FINE) at Rashtrapati Bhawan on March 19 President of India to Present Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Awards Exhibition of Innovations at Rashtrapati Bhawan (March 19-23) Open for Public Visitors

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, will inaugurate a Festival of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (FINE) and present Gandhian Young Technological Innovation awards instituted by Society for Research and Initiatives for Sustainable Technologies and ...
 PIB1 month ago President of India attends concluding session of festival of innovations and entrepreneurship; says we must translate innovative ideas into accessible and affordable products and services for our people  PIB1 month ago President awards TU scholars for innovation  The Assam Tribune1 month ago Here are key highlights of Festival of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2018  Money Control1 month ago

Discharge your key role as leadership mentors for the next generation of scientists – president of India to directors of IISc, IITs and IISERs

RashtrapatiBhavan hosted a one-day meet of Directors of IISc- Bangalore, IITs and IISERs today (March 6, 2018).Addressing the Directors of IISc, IITs and IISERs in the concluding session of the meet, President Kovind said that education, especially higher ...
 PIB1 month ago
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