President of India

The President of India is the head of state of the Republic of India. The President is the formal head of the legislature, executive and judiciary branches of Indian Democracy and is the commander-in-chief of the Indian Armed Forces. The powers to pardon and clemency vest with the President of India. The President is elected, from a group of nominees, by the elected members of the Parliament of India (Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha) as well as of the state legislatures (Vidhan Sabhas), and serves for a term of five years. Historically, ruling party (majority in the Lok Sabha) nominees have been elected and run largely uncontested. Incumbent presidents are permitted to stand for re-election. A formula is used to allocate votes so there is a balance between the population of each state and the number of votes assembly members from a state can cast, and to give an equal balance between State Assembly members and National parliament members. If no candidate receives a majority of votes, then...
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Vamsee Bond
Vamsee Bond and Hemant Kumar commented on the poll by Immanuel Nadar
on Dec 10, 2014 , 08:33 pm
Immanuel Nadar - Who is best?
 
A Short Story of Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
 
Former President Pratibha Patil hopeful of good governance from Modi's govt
 
President Pranab Mukherjee arrives at Modi's ceremony
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Vamsee Bond
Vamsee Bond and Hemant Kumar took the poll by Immanuel Nadar
on Dec 10, 2014 , 08:30 pm
Immanuel Nadar - Who is best?
 
A Short Story of Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
 
Former President Pratibha Patil hopeful of good governance from Modi's govt
 
President Pranab Mukherjee arrives at Modi's ceremony
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Aish Reddy
Aish Reddy took the poll by Anthony Barbosa
on Dec 10, 2014 , 12:12 am
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Mallikarjun
Mallikarjun created the Poll
on Dec 06, 2014 , 10:49 pm
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Mallikarjun
Mallikarjun updated the Poll
on Dec 06, 2014 , 10:49 pm
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Mallikarjun
Mallikarjun created the Poll
on Dec 05, 2014 , 10:37 pm
Good President of India?
Pranab Mukherjee Sworn-in as the 14th President of India
Presidents of India, Former and Current
General Knowledge: Presidents Of India
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Gkpool
Gkpool uploaded Photo
on Dec 04, 2014 , 05:35 pm
Singh
Singh created the Poll
on Dec 03, 2014 , 09:56 am
The Indian President ..
 
The President Meets with the Prime Minister of India
 
Indian Republic day 2013- Prime Minister's,President's and Vice President's motorcades
 
Indian President Pranab Mukherjee: "I can change my friends if I... - global conversation
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Naveen Garg
Naveen Garg commented on the poll by Sonika Garg
on Dec 02, 2014 , 06:06 pm
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Naveen Garg
Naveen Garg took the poll by Sonika Garg
on Dec 02, 2014 , 06:06 pm
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Naveen Garg
Naveen Garg reposted the poll by Sonika Garg
on Dec 02, 2014 , 06:05 pm
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