Ram Nath Kovind

Citizenship Amendment Bill gets President's assent, becomes Act 

The Citizenship Amendment Bill was passed by Rajya Sabha on Wednesday and by Lok Sabha on Monday.

published on : 13th December 2019

Inner line permit regime extended to Manipur; President signs order

The decision comes two days after Union Home Minister Amit Shah announced in Lok Sabha that the ILP would be extended to the northeastern state.

published on : 11th December 2019

Crime against women forces society to rethink: President Kovind

Introspecting what more needs to be done to live up in letter and spirit of the 'sacred text' in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, is best way to commemorate rights day.

published on : 11th December 2019

Crimes against women force us to think if as society has lived up to vision of equal rights: President

Kovind alluded to recent cases of violence against women in various parts of the country, which have triggered shock and protests from citizens.

published on : 10th December 2019

JNU fee hike: Students begin protest march to Rashtrapati Bhawan amid heavy police security

While security was beefed up around the JNU ahead of the protest march, the students circulated photos claiming that the police closed all the gates of the university.

published on : 9th December 2019

President Ram Nath Kovind forgets protocol, meets friend after 12 years

Kovind recognised Singh, who was sitting among audience, by seeing his white turban and asked Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan present on the dais to call him to the stage after the event ended.

published on : 9th December 2019

President Kovind arrives in Bhubaneswar for two-day visit

After landing at the airport, the President proceeded to Raj Bhawan for night halt.

published on : 8th December 2019

President, PM Modi, others condole deaths in Delhi's Anaj Mandi fire

Both the heads of the country took Twitter to send their messages and prayers for the recovery of those suffered injuries.

published on : 8th December 2019

Chances of President allowing mercy plea of Nirbhaya gang-rape convict bleak: Lawyers

The Union Home Ministry, as well as Delhi government, has recommended to the President to reject the mercy plea of Vinay Sharma, one of the convicts facing the gallows.

published on : 6th December 2019

BHU teachers call for removal of Muslim Sanskrit professor Firoz Khan, write to President

They have called for the immediate annulment of the appointment of Feroze Khan to the Department and place him in any other Sanskrit teaching department of the University.

published on : 24th November 2019

Role of Governors important when emphasis is on cooperative-competitive federalism: Ram Nath Kovind

The role of governor is not limited to protection and preservation of the Constitution, they also have a commitment to remain persistent in welfare of the people of their states, said Kovind.

published on : 23rd November 2019

President Ram Nath Kovind calls meet of L-Gs, Governors on November 23, 24

President Ram Nath Kovind will preside over a two-day conference of Governors and Lieutenant Governors on November 23 and 24. 

published on : 22nd November 2019

Naval Academy rendering yeoman service, says  President Kovind

INA gets ‘President’s Colour’, the highest honour given to a military unit. Prez says cadets’ training should make use of advances in IT

published on : 21st November 2019

President’s Colour to be presented to INA on Tuesday

 President Ram Nath Kovind who reached Kannur on Tuesday was given a warm reception at the airport.

published on : 20th November 2019

President's Colour to be awarded to Naval Academy on November 20

The Presidents Colour is the highest honour that is bestowed upon a military unit, a defence press release said.

published on : 17th November 2019
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