Ram Nath Kovind
India  /  Published 27.03.20

Engage Red Cross, religious bodies: Prez

President Ram Nath Kovind Friday asked governors and Lt governors of states and union territories to rope in volunteers from the Red Cross and other religious organisations to contain the spread of co...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.06.19

Rahul Gandhi busy with phone as President addresses Parliament

Congress president Rahul Gandhi, seated in the front row, was engrossed in his mobile phone as the President spoke.Rahul was caught on camera scrolling and typing away for over 20 minutes during the h...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 19.03.20

CJI decision ‘hasty’: Groups

Leading organisations of Assam on Thursday said former Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi’s decision to accept the President’s nomination to the Rajya Sabha was possibly a “hasty” one.G...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 22.12.19

Assam girl’s small steps for giant green leap

Walk on, walk onWith hope in your heartAnd you’ll never walk alone...This famous Gerry and The Pacemakers song explains the story of Nizara Phukan, a native of Desangpani village in Sivasagar distri...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

India  /  Published 15.01.19

Protest against collegium choice of judge for SC

A former Delhi High Court judge on Tuesday wrote to President Ram Nath Kovind seeking his intervention following the Supreme Court collegium’s alleged decision to recommend the elevation of a high c...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.01.20

Hanging of Delhi gangrape convicts postponed

A Delhi court on Friday postponed execution of death warrants of the four convicts in the 2012 Delhi ganggrape and murder case till further order.Additional sessions judge Dharmender Rana passed the o...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.10.19

Justice Bobde appointed next CJI

Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde was on Tuesday appointed as the 47th Chief Justice of India, sources in the government said.Justice Bobde, 63, will take oath as the CJI on November 18, a day after incumbe...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.11.18

Sub-quota wait after fourth extension

The Union cabinet on Thursday gave six more months to a commission set up to suggest sub-categories within the other backward classes for reservation benefits, dampening the year-long euphoria among t...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.03.20

Delhi gangrape: President rejects convict's mercy plea

President Ram Nath Kovind has rejected the mercy petition of Pawan Kumar Gupta, one of the four men facing the gallows in the 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case, officials said on Wednesday.The mercy...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.02.20

BRIEFS: Temple check for Ram Nath Kovind

Deputy commissioner Nancy Sahay on Wednesday inspected the Baba Baidyanath Dham Temple and its surrounding areas as part of preparations for the arrival of President Ram Nath Kovind at Deoghar, who is...
By The Telegraph in Ranchi


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