Oath Taking Ceremony

  • Incumbent Lithuanian president takes oath for second term July 12, 2014

    Vilnius: Dalia Grybauskaite on Saturday took oath of office for a second fiveyear term as president of Lithuania. Grybauskaite, who successfully defended her presidency during the election in May, attended the solemn ceremony held in the Seimas, Lithuania's parliament, Xinhua reported. "By placing a special focus on transparency in civil service and...
  • Aziz Qureshi takes oath as UP Governor June 23, 2014

    Uttrakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi was today administered oath of office as the Governor of Uttar Pradesh following the resignation of BL Joshi. Qureshi has been given additional charge of UP. Chief Justice of the Allahabad High Court, Dhananjaya Y Chandrachud administered the oath to Qureshi at a function organised at Raj Bhawan...
  • Narendra Modi takes oath as the 15th Prime Minister of India June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Narendrabhai Damodardas Modi the man who led the NDA to a landslide victory in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections took oath as the 15th Prime Minister of India on Monday. With the majestic Rashtrapati Bhavan in the background, President Pranab Mukherjee administered the oath of office and secrecy in...
  • Modi oath taking: Rashtrapati Bhavan gears up for its biggest event ever May 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The swearingin ceremony of Narendra Modi as the 15th Prime Minister of India will be the biggest event so far to have been staged at Rashtrapati Bhavan with the guest list, which includes key leaders from SAARC countries, set to cross the 4,000 mark. This is the first time...
  • Kejriwal's oath-taking ceremony cost Rs 13.41 lakhs March 9, 2014

    The Delhi government spent Rs 13.41 lakh on the oath-taking ceremony of Arvind Kejriwal as Delhi Chief Minister at Ramlila Maidan and on the publicity of the mammoth function. In response to a RTI, the Delhi government's General Administration Department said it had spent Rs 6.33 lakh on the Ramlila Maidan...
  • RGPV cancels its exam papers scheduled today in the wake of Shivraj's swearingin December 14, 2013

    The Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (RGPV), a government technical university hascancelled all its exam papers scheduled for Saturday in view of Chief Minister's oath taking ceremony to be held in the city. All the engineering examinations, including the third and eighth semester papers, have been cancelled in view of the swearingin...
  • Raman Singh to take oath as Chhattisgarh CM for third time on Dec 12 December 9, 2013

    Raipur: Raman Singh, who steered BJP to a record third straight victory in the recentlyconcluded Assembly elections, will take oath of office on December 12. It was on the same day in 2008 that the suave BJP leader had taken oath as the Chief Minister of the state after the then...
  • Biden's gaffe; calls himself 'proud president of US' January 20, 2013

    Washington: Joe Biden, who was on Sunday sworn in as the US Vice President for a second term, made a gaffe hours ahead of his oath ceremony by calling himself "proud president of the United States". "I'm proud to be president of the United States," Biden told his supporters at...