RAM NATH KOVIND
Citizens should practice social distancing to contain coronavirus: President Ram Nath Kovind
"Let us get inspiration from Lord Mahavira's life and his teachings for spreading peace, love, virtue and harmony in the world," President Ram Nath Kovind said.
President Ram Nath Kovind hosts banquet for US President
Kovind took President Trump to Durbar Hall where the visiting dignitary saw the Gau...
Former CJI Ranjan Gogoi nominated to Rajya Sabha by President Ram Nath Kovind
The President of India today nominated former Chief Justice of ...
Nirbhaya case: Rapist Pawan's mercy petition has been rejected by President Ram Nath Kovind
Nirbhaya case: Rapist Pawan's mercy petition has been rejected by President Ram Nath Kovind,TIMES NOW's Parvina and Bhavatosh with details. ...
President expresses concern over migrant crowding, tableeghis in Governers
In a video-conference with the Governors, Lieutenant Governors and Administrators of states/union territories, the president emphasized the need to ensure that no one remains hungry during the nationwide lockdown, enforced to check the spread of the virus.
Coronavirus battle: India coordinating with US, China and others
While the foreign ministers of India and the US have spoken twice since the last month, India is coordinating with China for the purchase of personal protective equipment kits.
Sonia Gandhi-led Congress delegation meets President Ram Nath Kovind over Delhi violence
The delegation, including Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad as well as Ahmed Patel and Randeep Surjewala, also submitted a memorandum to the president seeking normalcy and peace in violence-hit Delhi.
Budget session: Full text of President Ram Nath Kovind's speech in Parliament
President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday said any form of violence in the name of protest makes our society and country weaker. He was addressing the joint session of Parliament to mark the beginning of the Budget session.
President asks governors, LGs to engage Red Cross, religious bodies to contain coronavirus spread
Addressing governors and LGs through a video conference, President Ram Nath Kovind expressed hope that the Indian society's inherent strength of "sharing and caring" and the government's measures would mitigate the sufferings of the most vulnerable sections of the society, particularly the workers of the unorganised sectors and the destitute.
Encourage civil society groups, private sector to partner with govt in fight against coronavirus: VP to Governors, LGs
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu urged governors and lieutenant governors to enhance awareness among people, and encourage civil society organisations and the private sector to partner with the government in the fight against coronavirus.
Coronavirus scare: Dushyant goes into quarantine, other MPs follow suit
The coronavirus scare spread to Parliament as well as Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday with Lok Sabha MP Dushyant Singh going into self-quarantine after having attended a dinner on March 15 in Lucknow with singer Kanika Kapoor who has tested positive for the virus.
Diplomatic missions in India enforce strict rules to prevent spread of Covid-19
From minimising visitors to embassies to avoiding bigger gatherings to minimising non-essential meetings, Delhi-based diplomatic missions have adopted a multi-pronged approach to contain spread of the virus. Non-essential meetings are being avoided and some embassies have shortened their working hours.
Former CJI Ranjan Gogoi takes oath amid protests, walkout in Rajya Sabha
Congress and CPM members shouted ‘shame on you’; former Chief Justice of India refuses to comment on opposition reaction
Nirbhaya case: Delhi court dismisses plea of convict Mukesh Singh seeking quashing of death penalty
A Delhi court on Tuesday dismissed the plea of Mukesh Singh, one of the four convicts in the Nirbhaya case, seeking quashing of his death penalty and asked the Bar Council of India to give appropriate sensitisation exercise to his counsel. The court said an advocate should not resort to all kinds of "schemes and stratagems" to procure relief for his client in a case.
3 Nirbhaya convicts approach ICJ, seeking stay on execution
Three of the four death row convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape case approached the International Court of Justice (ICJ), seeking a stay on the execution of their death sentence.
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