Justice Uday Umesh Lalit took oath as the 49th Chief Justice of India on August 27. President Droupadi Murmu administered the oath of office at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Former CJI Justice NV Ramana, Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union ministers were present at the ceremony. On the eve of him taking charge from outgoing CJI NV Ramana, Lalit highlighted three areas in which he intends to work during his tenure.
Droupadi Murmu scripts history by becoming the first-ever tribal woman to hold President's post. She is also the youngest to hold the office of the President, adding more to her many firsts. Murmu, who is now the second woman President of the country, was administered the oath of office by CJI NV Ramana on Monday. Prior to the ceremony she visited Rashtrapati Bhavan where she was received by the outgoing President Ram Nath Kovind and his wife Savita Kovind.
The anti-government protesters in Sri Lanka who took over President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's official residence have claimed to have recovered millions of rupees inside his mansion. A video is being shared on social media showing the protesters counting the currency notes. The recovered money was said to be handed over to the security units, the Daily Mirror newspaper reported.
Sixteen passengers, including some school children, were killed as a private bus fell into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district on Monday, district officials said. The bus was on its way to Sainj from Shainsher when it fell into the gorge at a hairpin bend near Jangla village at around 8.30 am, they added. The bus was carrying over 30 passengers, including several school children, they added. The president and prime minister have condoled the loss of lives in the accident. The Prime Minister has approved an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each from Prime Minister's National Relief Fund (PMNRF) for the next of kin of those who have lost their lives due to the tragic bus accident in Himachal Pradesh, the Prime Minister's Office said in another tweet. The injured would be given Rs 50,000 each, it said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has landed in Chennai. In an event scheduled to take place at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here, Modi is set to dedicate to the nation and lay the foundation stones of 11 projects worth over Rs 31,500 crore.
After weeks of high octane political drama, Imran Khan's ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government was ousted from power on April 10, 2022. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif, who is set to become the next Prime Minister of the country, expressed his happiness on Saturday and said "today is a day of joy".
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed the scientists of ISRO calling them "exceptional professionals" whom the nation and the world at large stands by.
Rahul Gandhi on how the Kashmir issue can be solved and on why he hugged PM Modi.
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Congress workers protested and raised slogans at Inox cinema hall at the Quest Mall in Kolkata on Friday over the same issue.
A motivational, incidental or #accidentalPM - who will rule India next? @Prabhuchawla shares his prediction for Lok Sabha 2019.
Cinema has to move on. Show maturity and allow people to make such films.
‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ row: Freedom of expression cannot thrive on falsehood, says Manoj Jha
The film has been crafted beautifully. Coffers have been opened by the BJP to fund the movie. One has never been heard that a twitter handle of the political party went for a promo kind of thing.
Bollywood actor Anupam Kher’s upcoming film ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ has been stirring controversy ever since the trailer was released.
I must have seen hundreds of hours of footages, but the most difficult was the voice part of it, because it is a typical particular voice.
After the 3-0 win, is Rahul ready to challenge Modi for the Prime Ministerial crown?
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said that he was not only an ‘accidental prime minister’ of India but also the country’s accidental ‘finance minister.’
British Prime Minister Theresa May has survived a challenge to her leadership triggered by angry pro-Brexit lawmakers within her party.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was at the Gurpurab Kirtan Darbar programme at Sukhbir Singh Badal’s residence in New Delhi on the occasion of 550th Guru Nanak Prakash Utsav.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at Kedarnath Shrine in Kedarnath of Uttarakhand on Wednesday on the occasion of Diwali.