Ramnath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind lays foundation stone for Paika Vidroh memorial at Khurda

Kovind lauded the efforts of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan for construction of the memorial.

published on : 8th December 2019

Rapists convicted under POCSO Act must be denied mercy petition: President Kovind

"Now it all depends on our Parliament because a constitutional amendment will be required, but we are all thinking in that direction," he added.

published on : 6th December 2019

Ex-Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah writes to President Kovind, seeks action on Amit Shah

The Congress leader alleged that the Union Home Minister is responsible for ‘the breakdown of constitutional machinery in Karnataka’.

published on : 11th November 2019

Yediyurappa's video clip row on Karnataka government formation: Congress to knock President’s door

Recently, they had submitted a letter to Governor Vajubai Vala, but now, they are seeking the President’s help in the matter.

published on : 8th November 2019

TN Bill to safeguard contract farming gets President’s approval

The Bill allows protection to farmers to carry out transaction of their farm or livestock produce with a processing firm on the rates arrived at on the date of entering into the contract. 

published on : 30th October 2019

President Kovind to be chief guest at Jamia Millia Islamia convocation on Oct 30

The convocation ceremony will be organised at MAK Pataudi Sports Complex of the university.

published on : 20th October 2019

India, Philippines commit to continue cooperation in fighting terrorism

President Ramnath Kovind and his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte 'reaffirmed warm and friendly bilateral relations, and expressed optimism about a stronger future partnership'.

published on : 20th October 2019

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