Sunday, 23 January, 2022
TopicRashtrapati Bhavan

Topic: Rashtrapati Bhavan

Rashtrapati Bhavan, museum to re-open for visitors from 1 August

Rashtrapati Bhavan Museum Complex to remain open for six days in a week (Tuesday to Sunday), except on gazetted holidays, in 4 slots with a maximum limit of 50 visitors per slot.

A special gift from President for teen cycling champ who washes dishes to fund passion

Riyaz, a student of Delhi’s Sarvodaya Bal Vidyalaya, was gifted a racing bike Friday by President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Uncertainty over President’s ‘At Home’ gathering but plans on for Covid warriors-themed event

Home ministry has asked for a list of names of doctors of top Delhi hospitals who will be invited to the event. ‘At Home’ gathering takes place on Republic Day and Independence Day.

Rashtrapati Bhavan on high alert after staff’s family member tests positive for Covid-19

The sanitation worker’s house in the Presidential Estate has been disinfected and sealed, and 25 families living in close contact have been quarantined.

In pictures: On Day 2, POTUS visits Rajghat, Rashtrapati Bhawan & Hyderabad House

US President Donald Trump and PM Modi addressed a joint press meet at Hyderabad House, announcing defence deals worth USD 3 billion.

Dancing Queen, Rasputin greet Bolsonaro at Rashtrapati Bhavan Republic Day reception

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Congress, DMK, TMC, CPI(M) appeal on CAA: Is office of the President still relevant?

As public outcry over the Citizenship Amendment Act continues, representatives of 12 opposition parties met President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday.

Great respect for India’s diversity, says Angela Merkel as she begins fourth visit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is on a two-day visit for the 5th inter-governmental consultations between India and Germany.

Narendra Modi wants to rebuild New Delhi for no good reason

Every emperor wants to build his own capital, and emperor Modi is no different.

No, Nehru didn’t hoist India’s first tricolour at Red Fort. And British flag wasn’t lowered

As part of celebrations on 15 August 1947, the Union Jack was to be lowered and Nehru to hoist the tricolour. But things changed at the last moment.

On Camera

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Demonstrators attempt to enter the US Capitol building during a protest in Washington, D.C., U.S., on 6 January 2021 | Eric Lee | Bloomberg

Texas attack shows a long, violent struggle for America’s soul is inevitable

The shock of Covid 19—both economic and cultural—has strengthened the maniacal conspiracy culture with which the American Right is suffused.
A visual representation of the digital Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin alongside US dollars | Photo: Dan Kitwood | Getty Images via Bloomberg

Joe Biden administration set to put itself at centre of US cryptocurrency policy

An executive order is being drafted which will soon set in place a govt strategy empowering US federal agencies to assess risks and opportunities posed by the digital assets.

Defence

Chinese army has found missing 17-year-old boy from Arunachal, Defence Ministry PRO says

Indian Army had sought assistance from China's People Liberation Army to locate and return Miram Taron, who had gone missing on 18 January and was reportedly captured by PLA.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.
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