President Ram Nath Kovind

President rejects mercy plea of Nirbhaya convict Vinay Kumar Sharma

Sharma had filed the mercy petition before the president on Wednesday, his lawyer had said.

published on : 1st February 2020

Non-violence important when fighting for a cause: President Ram Nath Kovind

In his televised address, Kovind said Gandhi’s ideals remain relevant in the nation-building efforts.

published on : 26th January 2020

Some voters do not realise importance of right to exercise franchise: President Ram Nath Kovind

The President also noted that the framers of the Indian Constitution gave this invaluable right to all adult Indians without any discrimination.

published on : 25th January 2020

President Kovind to have Sabarimala darshan next week

The President’s visit to Sabarimala gains significance in the backdrop of the Supreme Court’s recent decision to refer the issue of women’s entry to a seven-judge bench.

published on : 1st January 2020

Opposition delegation meets President Kovind over Citizenship Act, protests

Senior Congress leaders AK Antony, P Chidambaram, DMK leader TR Balu and TMC's Derek O'Brien accompanied Sonia Gandhi to the Rashtrapati Bhavan. 

published on : 17th December 2019

I feel terribly disrespected: Shashaa Tirupati on no National Award from President

Singer Shashaa Tirupati is one of the National Film Award winners who will not be handed over the prestigious honour by the President.

published on : 3rd May 2018