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Children’s Day: President Kovind, PM Modi remember Nehru on his birth anniversary

Children’s Day: President Kovind, PM Modi remember Nehru on his birth anniversary. President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid their tributes to the first prime minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru, on his 129th birth anniversary. President Kovind took to his official Twitter handle and wrote, “Remembering Shri Jawaharlal Nehru, our

President Kovind, PM Modi extend Janmashtami greetings

President Kovind, PM Modi extend Janmashtami greetings. Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday extended greetings to the nation on the occasion of Janmashtami. Taking to his twitter handle, President Kovind appealed to citizens to follow the path of virtue and righteousness in thought, word, and deed. “Greetings and good wishes to fellow citizens on the auspicious occasion

President, PM wish nation on Raksha Bandhan

President, PM wish nation on Raksha Bandhan

President, PM wish nation on Raksha Bandhan. President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wished the nation on the occasion Raksha Bandhan. The President, in his message, expressed the desire of strengthening the sense of brotherhood among people. “Raksha Bandhan par sabhi desh vasiyon ko badhai. Iss parv ka ullaas humare beech bhaichaare ki bhavna ko majboot

President Kovind, PM Modi congratulate Hima Das for scripting history

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have applauded Hima Das, who recently became the first Indian woman to win gold at IAAF World U-20 Athletics Championships.Taking to social media, President Kovind congratulated sprinter Das for her performance and said it is a “very proud” moment for Assam and India. “Congratulations to our sensational

President Ram Nath Kovind launches Solar Charkha Mission

President Ram Nath Kovind launches Solar Charkha Mission

President Ram Nath Kovind launched the Solar Charkha Mission here on Wednesday under which the government will disburse a subsidy of Rs 550 crore to thousands of artisans, generating employment in rural areas. Under this mission, the Ministry of Micro Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) will cover 50 clusters and each cluster will employ 400

President Kovind approves imposition of Governor’s rule in J-K

President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday approved the imposition of Governor’s rule in Jammu and Kashmir, with an immediate effect. Yesterday, Governor Narinder Nath Vohra forwarded his report to the President of India for the imposition of Governor’s Rule under Section 92 of the Constitution. This came after Mehbooba Mufti resigned as Jammu and Kashmir’s

Pres Kovind, PM Modi extend greetings to nation on Eid-ul-Fitr

Pres Kovind, PM Modi extend greetings to nation on Eid-ul-Fitr. President of India Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. Taking to his Twitter handle, President Kovind wished for joy and mutual goodwill among the people of the nation. “Id Mubarak and good wishes

President Kovind lauds ‘India’s daughters’ success at Gold Coast

President Kovind lauds ‘India’s daughters’ success at Gold Coast.  Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday congratulated India’s women brigade for bringing laurels to the country at the prestigious Commonwealth Games (CWG) in Gold Coast, Australia. From Mary Kom to Saina Nehwal, Kovind lauded tremendous efforts by the “daughters of India” in bringing glory to the country.

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French President meets PM Modi

French President Emmanuel Macron met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Hyderabad House here on Saturday. Earlier in the day, Macron met External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj.Macron visited Rajghat while being accompanied by his wife, Brigitte Macron and M.J. Akbar, the Minister of State for External Affairs, and paid his tribute at memorial of Mahatma Gandhi. The resident Macron signed the

King Abdullah receives ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan

King Abdullah receives ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan

King Abdullah receives ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan. King Abdullah II of Jordan on Thursday received a ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhawan in Delhi. He was received by President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi upon his arrival. “I am on my second official visit to India and I am truly honoured to be here,” King Abdullah said here. He also paid tribute to Mahatma

Lok Sabha passes Motion of Thanks to President's Speech

Lok Sabha passes Motion of Thanks to President’s Speech

The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed a motion of Thanks to the President’s Speech after a reply by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The motion, as passed by Lok Sabha said, the “Members of the Lok Sabha assembled in this Session are deeply grateful to the President for the Address which he has been pleased to deliver

PM Modi remember Bapu

Prez Kovind, PM Modi remember ‘Bapu’ on Martyrs’ Day

PM Modi remember Bapu: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and other freedom fighters on the occasion of Martyrs’ Day”. “On Martyrs’ Day, we gratefully remember Mahatma Gandhi and the countless freedom fighters who sacrificed their all for our Independence,” tweeted President Kovind.The Prime Minister also took to his twitter handle and said, “We bow to

Aadhaar enaUse of Aadhaar in Ayushman Bharat desirable but not mandatory, govt clarifies bled government to eliminate middlemen: President

Aadhaar enabled government to eliminate middlemen: President

President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday said Aadhaar has helped the government in “eliminating middlemen” and save over Rs 57,000 crore.”Aadhaar has helped in securing the rights of the poor by eliminating middlemen. At present, digital payments are being carried out in more than 400 schemes of the government,” the President said in his address

Terrorism in J&K related to cross-border infiltration: President

Terrorism in J&K related to cross-border infiltration: President

Terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir is directly related to cross-border infiltration, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Monday. “Terrorism in interior parts of Jammu and Kashmir is directly related to the cross-border infiltration,”Kovind said in his address to a joint sitting of Parliament on the first day of the Budget Session. He, however, did not

Government committed to doubling farmers' income: Kovind

Government committed to doubling farmers’ income: Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday said the Central government is committed towards doubling the farmers’ income by 2022.”My government is committed to double the farmers’ income by 2022,” the President said in his address to a joint sitting of parliament on the first day of the Budget Session.He said that farmer markets across the

PM Modi meets Cambodian counterpart

PM Modi meets Cambodian counterpart

PM Modi meets Cambodian counterpart: Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Hun Sen on Saturday met his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at Hyderabad House here in the national capital. The two leaders will be holding delegation-level talks. The Cambodian Prime Minister is also scheduled to meet with President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu.Earlier in the day, External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj called on

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Soldiers celebrate R-Day at Attari-Wagah border

On the occasion of 69th Republic Day, celebration is being held at Attari-Wagah border. The soldiers performed the flag hoisting ceremony and distributed sweets to celebrate the occasion. The main function of the Republic Day is organised at Rajpath in the national capital where President Ram Nath Kovind commenced salute of the parade.Under the custom to host a leader of a

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Republic Day: PM Modi pays tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi  and the three Service Chiefs paid tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate in Delhi on the occasion of 69th Republic Day. The Amar Jawan, the immortal soldier, is symbolised by a reversed rifle standing on its barrel and crested by a soldier’s helmet. Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Modi had greeted the nation on his

PM to address plenary session of India-ASEAN commemorative summit today

PM to address plenary session of India-ASEAN commemorative summit today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the plenary session of India-ASEAN commemorative summit in New Delhi on Thursday. The focus of the summit will be counter-terrorism, security, trade and connectivity. All 10 leaders of ASEAN countries will attend the Summit, which marks the 25 years of Indo-ASEAN ties.Nine ASEAN leaders have already arrived in New Delhi and

President Kovind approves disqualification

President Kovind approves disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs

Twenty Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs, accused of holding the ‘office of profit’, were disqualified from the Delhi Assembly on Sunday after President Ram Nath Kovind approved the Election Commission of India’s (ECI) recommendation in the matter. Earlier in the day, Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia alleged that the AAP had not been given an opportunity by the ECI to explain its