The 91-year-old had served as the Attorney General for India from 1989-90 and then from 1998-2004.
The President received his first shot as the country's vaccination campaign has been widened to include people above 60, and those who are 45 or more and suffering from certain medical conditions.
President Ramnath Kovind was talking at the 23rd annual convocation ceremony of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences.
The Economic Survey, which is presented on the opening day of the budget session, provides a summary of the annual economic development across the country during the financial year.
Our diaspora has an important role in the realisation of India's global aspirations. Our diaspora is our face to the world and champions India's cause on the global stage, Kovind said.
The BJP, however, said West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhais acting within his constitutional parameters while the 'TMC is scared'.
Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala on Sunday accused the government of attempts to create a 'smoke screen' to conceal the real issues involving corruption which the government is grappling with.
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
The students’ union wants Ramnath Kovind to apologise for the ‘Islam and Christianity are alien to the nation’ comments.