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President Kovind clears Centre's ordinance seeking death penalty for child rapists

As per the amended law, death sentence for rapists of girl under12 years, while the minimum punishment in case of women has been increased from rigorous imprisonment of 7 years to 10 years

published on : 22nd April 2018

Aligarh Muslim University students ask president Ram Nath Kovind to apologise for 2010 remark

The students’ union wants Ramnath Kovind to apologise for the ‘Islam and Christianity are alien to the nation’ comments.

published on : 2nd March 2018

Women condemn President speech on Triple Talaq

Women representatives from as many as 13 Islamic organisations in the city on Saturday came together to condemn President Ramnath Kovind’s recent speech on Triple Talaq and the status.

published on : 4th February 2018

President Ramnath Kovind to launch  Fibergrid tomorrow

The basic price for providing internet services to households is Rs149 per month at a speed of 15Mbps.

published on : 26th December 2017

President Ramnath Kovind arrives in Tamil Nadu, offers prayers at Rameswaram temple 

Kovind would also visit the memorial of former President APJ Abdul Kalam at Pei Karumbu near Rameswaram.

published on : 23rd December 2017

Sacrifices by jawans pave way for peace and the celebration like Rajyotsav: President Kovind

President Ramnath Kovind said that the observance of the day might not have been possible without the supreme sacrifice made by the jawans of the paramilitary forces and the state police. 

published on : 5th November 2017

BJP plans seven Modi rallies in Karnataka before Election Commission announces election dates

While Prime Minister Modi will kick-start the preparations for Karnataka Assembly elections on October 29 from Bidar, the BJP chief Amit Shah will flag off a Yatra from Bangalore.

published on : 25th October 2017

President Kovind remembers India's Missile Man APJ Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary

Kovind said India will never forget the remarkable contributions of Kalam in different fields ranging from science to academics.

published on : 15th October 2017

Jagdish Mukhi: Few facts about Assam's new Governor

Veteran BJP leader Jagdish Mukhi will be replacing Banwarilal Purohit, who is now appointed as the Governor of Tamil Nadu. 

published on : 30th September 2017

Tamil Nadu Governor meets President, Finance Minister in New Delhi

Tamil Nadu Governor Vidyasagar Rao on Monday met President Ram Nath Kovind and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley amid a lingering political crisis in the state.

published on : 18th September 2017

President Kovind lauds ‘immense patience’ of citizens in fight against graft on the eve of 71st Independence Day

In his first address to the nation, he hailed the government's demonetisation, people's support to corruption and roll out of Goods and Service Tax.

published on : 14th August 2017

Kovind family breaks out in song and dance

Celebrations broke out in Guna in Madhya Pradesh, where Kovind’s elder brother Ram Swaroop Kovind and family live.

published on : 21st July 2017

Congress claims cross-voting in Presidential polls, BJD-BJP denies

Presidential polls in Odisha sparked off a war of words between the BJD-BJP combine and Congress with the latter claiming that there was cross-voting from the regional outfit in favour of UPA nominee.

published on : 17th July 2017

Caste being made relevant by political forces, says Arun Shourie

Arun Shourie, an economist, journalist and a former minister, commented on the choice of presidential candidate Ramnath Kovind, said that caste is being eroded by modernisation.

published on : 2nd July 2017

BJD MP Bhartruhari Mahatab questions Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik's decision to support NDA presidential candidate

Bhartruhari Mahatab is not the only MP who has criticised decisions of the Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.

published on : 25th June 2017