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President Pranab Mukherjee remembers Indira Gandhi, lauds GST

Outgoing president Pranab Mukherjee today in his farewell speech remembered his mentor and former prime minister Indira Gandhi. In his last speech as the President of India, Mukherjee said that Gandhi was a towering personality. “My career was mentored by Mrs Indira Gandhi who was a towering personality. She had the courage to call a spade a spade,” Mukherjee said as he related an interesting incident that happened in London

Suvra Mukherjee, President Pranab Mukherjee's wife, passes away

President Pranab Mukherjee’s wife Suvra Mukherjee, who had been ailing for some time, passed away on Tuesday. First Lady Suvra Mukherjee, President Pranab Mukherjee’s wife of 58 years, was 74. President of India ✔@RashtrapatiBhvn It is informed with deep sorrow that First Lady, Mrs Suvra Mukherjee passed away this morning at 1051 am 11:08 AM – 18 Aug 2015 · New Delhi, Delhi, India She had always remained in the

Shiv Sena slams BJP for backing NCP

Shiv Sena on Wednesday slammed its alliance partner in Maharashtra – Bharatiya Janata Party – for backing the no-confidence motion against Legislative Council chairman Shivajirao Deshmukh and “betraying” the people of the state. Notably, this is not the first time Shiv Sena has criticised BJP after forming an alliance government in the state. Whether it is Land Bill or forming government with PDP in Jammu and Kashmir, the BJP has

Make Katrina Kaif next President of India: Markandey Katju

Retired Supreme Court judge and ex-chairman of the Press Council of India Markandey Katju, who is famous for his controversial comment has remarked that he would like Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif to become next President of India. But on one condition, that she sings ‘ Sheela ki Jawaani’ on her Inaugural. Writing a satarical comment in his blog ‘Satyam Bruyat’, Katju gave a header “Katrina Kaif for President of India”

Amused by Twitter jokes: Alia Bhatt

Actress Alia Bhatt, who has become a target of jokes on social media about her general knowledge, says she is not at all upset and is actually amused by it. Though Alia, 21, achieved accolades for her performances in `Highway` and `2 States`, jokes on the actress began to be made after she gave a wrong answer to a question asked by Karan Johar on his popular chat show `Koffee