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President rejects Nirbhaya convict’s mercy plea

President rejects Nirbhaya convict’s mercy plea

🕔12:41, 17.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 17  President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday rejected the mercy petition of 2012 Delhi gang-rape and murder case convict Mukesh Singh, officials said. President’s decision came a day after the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Thursday

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Kovind, PM tweet tributes on Guru Gobind Singh’s birthday

Kovind, PM tweet tributes on Guru Gobind Singh’s birthday

🕔15:14, 2.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 2 President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday led a host of personalities in tweeting their tributes to Guru Gobind Singh on his ‘Prakash Utsav’ or birth anniversary. #GuruGobindSingh trended with 17.6K tweets.

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Twitterati hail as Amitabh gets Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Twitterati hail as Amitabh gets Dadasaheb Phalke Award

🕔06:49, 30.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 30 As President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday presented Amitabh Bachchan with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for outstanding contribution to the film industry, Twitterati tweeted congratulatory messages to the Bollywood superstar. Soon after the award ceremony at the

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President, PM pay tribute to Vajpayee

President, PM pay tribute to Vajpayee

🕔12:43, 25.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 25  President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday paid floral tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 95th birth anniversary at Vajpayee’s memorial, Sadaiv Atal, here.

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Nagaland Governor to hold additional charge of Meghalaya

Nagaland Governor to hold additional charge of Meghalaya

🕔06:32, 17.Dec 2019

Shillong, Dec 17  President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday appointed Nagaland Governor R.N. Ravi to discharge the gubernatorial functions of Meghalaya, in addition to his own duties, during the absence of Meghalaya Governor Tathagata Roy, a Raj Bhavan official said.

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CAB gets President’s nod, becomes law

CAB gets President’s nod, becomes law

🕔12:12, 13.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 13 In a late Thursday night order, President Ram Nath Kovind gave his assent to the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, letting it become an Act allowing Indian citizenship to six non-Muslim minority migrants facing religious persecution in Pakistan,

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Kovind inaugurates cancer ward at Vrindavan hospital

Kovind inaugurates cancer ward at Vrindavan hospital

🕔06:35, 29.Nov 2019

Vrindavan, Nov 29  President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday inaugurated a new cancer ward at the Ramakrishna Mission Charitable Hospital complex here. After arriving at Kheria airport in Agra, Kovind, accompanied by Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel and Chief Minister

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President’s Rule revoked in Maharashtra

President’s Rule revoked in Maharashtra

🕔10:00, 23.Nov 2019

Mumbai, Nov 23  President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday morning revoked the Proclamation of central rule implemented in Maharashtra since November 12, after 11 days. The Rashtrapati Bhavan’s announcement came shortly after a new government headed by Chief Minister Devendra

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Kovind accepts Sawant’s resignation, gives portfolio to Javadekar

Kovind accepts Sawant’s resignation, gives portfolio to Javadekar

🕔11:22, 12.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 12 A day after Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant quit as the Union Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday accepted his resignation and gave the additional charge of the Ministry to

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Higher education a privilege not available to many: Kovind

Higher education a privilege not available to many: Kovind

🕔16:10, 4.Nov 2019

Shillong, Nov 4  Noting that higher education is a privilege not available to a lot of people in India, President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday appealed to graduates to help improve the condition of such underprivileged fellow citizens. Kovind, who

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PFC BAGS ‘NATIONAL CSR AWARD’

PFC BAGS ‘NATIONAL CSR AWARD’

🕔09:12, 31.Oct 2019

New Delhi; 30.10.2019 : Power Finance Corporation Limited has been awarded with National CSR Award 2018 in the Category –CSR Awards for Contribution to the National Priority Schemes, sub category – Environment and Sustainable Development including Solar Energy. The Award

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Cos have spent Rs 50,000 cr on CSR in 5 years: Govt

Cos have spent Rs 50,000 cr on CSR in 5 years: Govt

🕔17:19, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29  The corporate sector has set aside over Rs 10,000 crore every fiscal year since 2014-15 towards corporate social responsibility, President Ram Nath Kovind said. He said the Companies Act was amended in 2013-14 making it mandatory

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Justice Bobde to be next Chief Justice, President signs warrant

Justice Bobde to be next Chief Justice, President signs warrant

🕔11:38, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29 Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde will be the next Chief Justice of India as President Ram Nath Kovind paved his way after signing a warrant on Tuesday appointing him as the next CJI. Justice Bobde will be sworn

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President, PM greet nation on Diwali

President, PM greet nation on Diwali

🕔10:51, 27.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 27  President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted people on the occasion of Diwali. “Greetings and best wishes to fellow citizens on the auspicious occasion of Deepawali. Let us on this day

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President’s call to address healthcare challenges

President’s call to address healthcare challenges

🕔09:38, 12.Oct 2019

Mysuru (Karnataka), Oct 12  President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday called for a multi-pronged approach to address the healthcare challenges due to the triple burden of communicable, non-communicable and emerging diseases in the country. “Though we have achieved a lot

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Kovind urges youths to refrain from e-cigarettes

Kovind urges youths to refrain from e-cigarettes

🕔14:23, 30.Sep 2019

Ranchi, Sep 30  President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday appealed to the youth here to stay away from the impact of e-cigarettes. “Youths are falling victim to e-cigarettes. The Central government has banned it this month. Sixteen states and one

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President expresses condolences on Jaitley’s death

President expresses condolences on Jaitley’s death

🕔14:19, 24.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday expressed condolences on the demise of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, saying that his death leaves a huge void in the intellectual ecosystem. “Extremely saddened by the passing of Shri

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President Ram Nath Kovind meeting with Lata Mangeshkar ji at her residence in Mumbai

President Ram Nath Kovind meeting with Lata Mangeshkar ji at her residence in Mumbai

🕔09:18, 19.Aug 2019 Read Full Article
President to visit Jaitley at AIIMS

President to visit Jaitley at AIIMS

🕔11:09, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  President Ram Nath Kovind will on Friday visit former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he has been undergoing treatment in the intensive care unit (ICU). Jaitley was

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Tributes paid to Vajpayee on his first death anniversary

Tributes paid to Vajpayee on his first death anniversary

🕔11:05, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and numerous other Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders on Friday paid tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death anniversary. The leaders, including BJP

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