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Droupadi Murmu

President of India since 2022

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Droupadi Murmu: President of India since 2022
Droupadi Murmu is an Indian politician who has been serving as the 15th president of India since 25 July 2022. She is the first person belonging to the tribal community and also the second woman after Pratibha Patil to hold the office. She is also the youngest person to occupy the post and the first President born in Independent India. Prior to her presidency she served as the ninth governor of Jharkhand between 2015 and 2021, and held various portfolios in the cabinet of Government of Odisha between 2000 and 2004.

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Mumbai 26/11 terror attacks: PM Modi, Draupadi Murmu and others pay tributes | Oneindia News*News [Video]

Mumbai 26/11 terror attacks: PM Modi, Draupadi Murmu and others pay tributes | Oneindia News*News

Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the tributes for those who lost their lives in the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai. At an event marking the Constitution Day, PM Modi addressedthe attack. Several other..

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Mamata Banerjee apologises for party leader’s comment on President Murmu | Oneindia News *News [Video]

Mamata Banerjee apologises for party leader’s comment on President Murmu | Oneindia News *News

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has apologized for her party leader, Akhil Giri’s remark on President Draupadi Murmu’s looks. #MamataBanerjee #DaraupadiMurmu #AkhilGiri

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ASEAN-India say maritime connectivity, cross-cultural exchanges have grown stronger | Oneindia News [Video]

ASEAN-India say maritime connectivity, cross-cultural exchanges have grown stronger | Oneindia News

ASEAN- India joint statement: Maritime connectivity, cross-cultural exchanges have grown stronger; PM Modi indirectly warns Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao in Telangana; TMC leader Akhil Giri makes..

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TMC leader Akhil Giri makes controversial comments on Draupadi Murmu, draws ire | Oneindia News*News [Video]

TMC leader Akhil Giri makes controversial comments on Draupadi Murmu, draws ire | Oneindia News*News

The BJP has condemned the remarks of Akhil Giri, a minister in the Mamata Banerjee-led Bengal government, over his comments on President Draupadi Murmu's looks. In a viral video, the minister was heard..

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PM Modi, Draupadi Murmu and other leaders pay tributes to Mulayam Singh Yadav | Oneindia News*News [Video]

PM Modi, Draupadi Murmu and other leaders pay tributes to Mulayam Singh Yadav | Oneindia News*News

Today, after the demise of Samajwadi Party supremo and veteran leader Mulayam Singh Yadav, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to him. #MulayamSinghYadav #MulayamSinghYadavTribute..

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Alt News founder Mohammad Zubair among ‘favourites’ for Nobel Peace Prize | Oneindia News *News [Video]

Alt News founder Mohammad Zubair among ‘favourites’ for Nobel Peace Prize | Oneindia News *News

Alt News founder Mohammad Zubair among ‘favourites’ for Nobel Peace Prize; Sajan Prakash wins gold medal in 200m butterfly swimming; BJP hits out at Cong leader for tweet on Draupadi Murmu; Bharat..

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Legislature, executive, judiciary need to have ‘one thinking' for country and its people: President Droupadi Murmu

President Droupadi Murmu on Saturday said the legislature, the executive and the judiciary need to have “one thinking” for the country and its people.In her valedictory address at the Constitution..
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Former bureaucrat Arun Goel to join office as Election Commissioner today

Arun Goel a former IAS officer of Punjab cadre, was on Saturday appointed as Election Commissioner. The Minister of Law and Justice on Saturday notified the appointment made by President Droupadi..
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Janjatiya Gaurav Divas: President Murmu hails tribal lifestyle and contribution to society


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Tribal communities enriched life of nation with their arts, crafts, hardwork: President Murmu


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Jharkhand gears up to celebrate 22 years of statehood, President Murmu to visit freedom fighter Birsa Munda's village

Ranchi's Morabadi ground is decked up for the main function of statehood day, while special arrangements have also been made in Ulihatu village.
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Kolkata CM Mamata Banerjee apologises for TMC minister's remark on President Droupadi Murmu's looks

Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Monday apologised for her minister Akhil Giri's comments on President Droupadi Murmu's looks. "TMC condemns Giri's comments. The party does not make personal remarks..
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'How does our President look?': TMC leader Akhil Giri's objectionable comments on President Murmu spark row

Opposition demand removal of TMC leader Akhil Giri for objectionable comments on President Murmu's went viral.
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Droupadi Murmu walks down to Shree Jaganath Temple, kneels down at Lion's Gate

Murmu, who hails from a tribal community in Mayurbhanj district, touched the Aruna Stambha, the 16 -sided 34 feet tall monolithic chlorite stone pillar in front of the Lion's Gate (Singhadwara) of the..
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‘Accidental lawyer’ DY Chandrachud follows in dad’s footsteps, is 50th CJI

Justice Dhananjaya Yeshwant Chandrachud took oath in the name of God as he was sworn in by President Draupadi Murmu as the 50th Chief Justice of India, creating the historic milestone of a father-son..
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'Will protect all citizens,' says CJI Chandrachud after taking oath

He was sworn in as Chief Justice of India after Justice Uday Umesh Lalit was demitted from office.President Droupadi Murmu administered the oath of office to Justice DY Chandrachud at the swearing-in..
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Justice DY Chandrachud takes oath as 50th Chief Justice of India

Justice Dhananjaya Yeshwant (DY) Chandrachud on Wednesday took oath as the 50th Chief Justice of India (CJI). He will have a tenure of two years as CJI and demit office on November 10, 2024. President..
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PM Narendra Modi, President Droupadi Murmu invited to attend Pramukh Swami Maharaj centenary fest

"Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Droupadi Murmu and several other dignitaries from across the world have been invited to attend Pramukh Swami Maharaj centenary celebrations. The month-long..
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Mizoram contributing to India's endeavour to engage with neighbours: President Droupadi Murmu

President Droupadi Murmu, who was in Mizoram on a two-day visit, said on Friday that the tribal majority state benefits from and makes contributions to the nation's endeavour to engage with neighbours..
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Water issue linked to national security, can be weaponised: Droupadi Murmu

Referring to scarcity due to rising population and over-exploitation of the resources with agriculture operations alone consuming 80% of it, Murmu appealed to scientists, town planners and innovators..
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China's Xi sends condolences to India over deadly bridge collapse

China's President Xi Jinping sent a message of condolence to India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Indian President Droupadi Murmu over a deadly bridge collapse in Gujarat, Western India, state..
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Russian President Vladimir Putin expresses condolences to families of Morbi bridge collapse victims

In a message to President Droupadi Murmu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi which was published on the Kremlin website on Monday, Putin said, "Dear Ms President, dear Mr Prime Minister, please accept my..
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Let's strengthen resolve to ensure respect, safety for women: President Droupadi Murmu on Bhai Dooj

President Droupadi Murmu on Wednesday greeted citizens on the occasion of Bhai Dooj and called on them to strengthen the resolve to ensure respect and safety for women. In a tweet in Hindi, she said..
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Diwali 2022: PM Modi, President Murmu, Amit Shah and other politicians extend Deepavali greetings

PM Modi and President Murmu led the greetings of Diwali, wishing the country "brightness and radiance" this festive season.
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'Dharti Putra' Mulayam Singh Yadav's demise irreparable loss to country: President Murmu

She said the achievements of Mulayam Singh Yadav, who came from an ordinary environment, were extraordinary. Mulayam, 82, died in Medanta hospital in Gurugram where he was undergoing treatment.
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Mulayam Singh Dies at 82: PM Modi, President Murmu and other condole demise of Samajwadi Party leader

Taking to Twitter, PM Narendra Modi posted a series of pictures with the Samajwadi Party supremo.
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Udit Raj's 'sycophant' remark on President triggers row; NCW slaps notice

Congress leader Udit Raj on Thursday found himself at the receiving end of criticism after he took a dig at President Droupadi Murmu and accused her of engaging in "sycophancy". Bharatiya Janata Party..
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'Personal views, nothing to do with Congress': Udit Raj clarifies his 'chamchagiri' remark on President Murmu

After backlash from BJP over his comment, Congress leader Udit Raj issued a clarification on his remarks made against President Droupadi Murmu.
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What exactly Udit Raj said about President Droupadi Murmu and why? Sambit Patra, Shehzad Poonawalla slam Congress leader

Launching a scathing attack, Poonawalla said this was the real face of the Congress.
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BJP slams Congress's Udit Raj over remark on President Murmu

BJP leader Shehzad Poonawalla on Thursday took a jibe at Congress after its leader Udit Raj allegedly made derogatory remarks against President Droupadi Murmu.Udit Raj had accused President Murmu of..
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Saddened by loss of lives in bus accident in Uttarakhand: President Droupadi Murmu

"Saddened by many casualties when a bus fell into a valley in Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand. My deepest condolences to the families who lost their loved ones in this accident. I wish the injured a speedy..
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India's rank in Global Innovation Index has improved: President Droupadi Murmu


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President Droupadi Murmu pays floral tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Sabarmati Ashram

In the guest book, the President wrote in Hindi that she felt "indescribable reverence and inspiration" and "deep peace" by visiting the Ashram, which had served as the centre of the freedom struggle..
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President Droupadi Murmu bats for women’s power in Puja message


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President Droupadi Murmu, Vice-President Jagdeep Dhankhar pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi, Lal Bahadur Shastri

Gandhi's birth anniversary is observed globally as the International Day of Non-Violence, underlining his philosophy of non-violence to achieve social or political change. Several events are held in..
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India plays important role as frontline state in fight against terrorism: President Murmu


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HAL cryo engine facility inaugurated to be operational from March

President Droupadi Murmu on Tuesday inaugurated Hindustan Aeronautics Limited’s (HAL) Integrated Cryogenic Engine Manufacturing Facility (ICMF), which will cater to the entire rocket engine..
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Deeply saddened by death of people in Himachal Pradesh road accident: President Droupadi Murmu


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President Droupadi Murmu on three-day visit to Karnataka from Monday, first after assuming office

President Droupadi Murmu will inaugurate the Dasara festival at Chamundi Hills in Mysuru on Monday. On the same day, the President will attend a felicitation function, 'Poura Sanmana', organised by the..
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President Murmu meets Bangladesh PM Hasina, Tanzania Prez Samia at Queen's funeral in UK

President Murmu, who is in London on a three-day visit, visited Westminster Hall on Sunday and offered tributes to the late British monarch on behalf of the Indian government and the people of India.
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Climate change, sustainable development issues of prime importance: President Droupadi Murmu

Addressing the faculty and course members of 62nd National Defence College course who had called on her at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, Murmu said we need to prepare ourselves to face not just the..
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President Droupadi Murmu to attend Queen Elizabeth's funeral in London

King Charles III was proclaimed as the new monarch of England on Saturday after his mother Queen Elizabeth II passed away on September 8.
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President Droupadi Murmu to visit London to attend funeral of Queen Elizabeth II

President Droupadi Murmu will visit London to attend the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II. "President Droupadi Murmu will be visiting London, United Kingdom on 17-19 September to attend the state funeral..
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'Kohinoor belonged to Lord Jagannath': Odisha body demands return of diamond by UK, writes to President Murmu

An Odisha body has claimed that the Kohinoor belonged to Lord Jagannath and thus, should be returned to India by the United Kingdom.
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Delhi BJP MLAs to meet President Murmu on September 6 to demand dismissal of Kejriwal government

The BJP MLAs will give a memorandum to President Droupadi Murmu. They will walk from Vijay Chowk to Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday morning.
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President Droupadi Murmu bats for teaching in mother tongue


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President to honour 46 teachers with National Awards today

President Droupadi Murmu will confer this year's National Awards for teachers to 46 selected awardees on September 5 to honour their unique contribution to school education.
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Sonia Gandhi bereaved; President Murmu, PM Modi and others offer condolences

Congress president Sonia Gandhi's mother Paola Maino died on Saturday, the party said on Wednesday. She was in her 90s and living in her home in Italy. When the Gandhi family left for travel abroad..
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Justice Lalit takes over as CJI, has plan to cut caseload ready

Justice Uday Umesh Lalit on Saturday became the 49th Chief Justice of India, with President Droupadi Murmu administering his oath of office in the presence of the Vice-President, the Prime Minister and..
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Justice UU Lalit sworn in as 49th Chief Justice of India

Justice Uday Umesh Lalit was on Saturday sworn in as the 49th Chief Justice of India. Sworn in by President Droupadi Murmu, Justice Lalit will have a 74-day tenure since he retires on November 8. NV..
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ICJ judge calls on President Droupadi Murmu


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Andhra CM Reddy meets PM Modi, seeks approval of revised cost estimate of Polavaram project

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sought early approval of the revised cost estimate of the Polavaram irrigation project on..
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Odisha cadre IAS officer Rajesh Verma appointed secretary to President Murmu

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet on Thursday appointed Odisha cadre IAS officer Rajesh Verma as the secretary to President Droupadi Murmu.
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President Murmu extends greetings on Parsi New Year


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President Murmu, PM Modi pay floral tribute Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his death anniversary


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On Independence Day, Biden writes letters to PM Modi, President Murmu


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