The fifth meeting of Niti Aayog's Governing Council began in New Delhi on Saturday with the main agenda of deliberating upon drought situation, farm distress and security concerns over Naxal-affected districts.
At the May 30 ceremony, a senior politician and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar was reportedly slated to sit in the fifth row -- much to the chagrin of the party.
Kashi region unit president Mahesh Chandra Srivastava said: "Only Varanasi has got such large number of invites. All the guests from Prime Minister's constituency will be seated in a special gallery named 'Kashi Sankul'."
Prime Minister-Elect Narendra Modi will take oath at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Thursday. Here is all the details you need about the Mega event
President Ram Nath Kovind will administer the oath of office and secrecy to the prime minister and other members of the Union council of ministers at 7 pm Thursday at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
The woman on Wednesday filed a complaint in North Avenue police station alleging that she had been raped by the man who had promised to marry her.
The calming ambience of Rashtrapati Bhavan's lush-green Mughal Gardens is all set to welcome the visitors to its 70 varieties of seasonal flowers, including specially imported flowers from the Netherlands and Japan, from February 6 to March 10.
The airman had fainted when the guard of honour was being presented to the visiting dignitary
Delhi: Body found inside Rashtrapati Bhavan's servants' quarter
People could earlier visit Rashtrapati Bhavan's main building and the central lawn three days a week on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni was welcomed at the Rashtrapati Bhawan by President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
President Ram Nath Kovind told the staff that they should all be involved in the progress of the country and work together with honesty and dedication.
In his five years in Rashtrapati Bhavan, President Pranab Mukherjee has ensured that he leaves his mark on the presidency.
President Pranab Mukherjee today addressed the nation in his farewell speech.
The story of Raagdesh revolves around the Red Fort Trial of three officers. The film is specially being screened for the President at Rashtrapati Bhawan.
The 30-minute military ceremony has been held every Saturday for the public since 2007.