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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

President Ram Nath Kovind


President Kovind at RNG Awards: Our democracy relies on uncovering facts, willingness to debate

January 21, 2020 7:22 am

Fake news new menace, purveyors proclaim themselves as journalists, taint this noble profession, said the President at the annual RNG awards.

RNG Awards: Full text of President Ram Nath Kovind's address

January 20, 2020 8:44 pm

President Ram Nath Kovind spoke on the fake news menace, credibility in journalism and the challenges that the profession faces today.

Ramnath Goenka Awards highlights: Journalism should be without fear and favour, says President

January 21, 2020 9:07 am

Ramnath Goenka Awards highlights: The Ramnath Goenka Awards honour journalists from print, broadcast and digital media, who have shown extraordinary strength of character and integrity while reporting news accurately under dangerous or difficult circumstances

President Kovind will present RNG Awards on Jan 20

January 15, 2020 7:29 am

This time, the awards have 11 categories covering critical areas in print, digital and electronic media, including business and economics, political reportage, civic journalism, environment, science and technology, journalism in conflict areas, and regional-language reporting.

President gives assent to Citizenship Amendment Bill as wave of violence sweeps across Assam

December 14, 2019 7:40 am

Citizenship Amendment Bill protests in northeast: A top police officer in Assam said the situation on the ground continued to be “grim”. Another senior officer said the “situation is under control but clashes are happening all over the state”.

Universities great hubs of ideas, but not ivory towers: President Ram Nath Kovind

December 09, 2019 1:44 pm

As Utkal University celebrates completion of 75 years of its existence, President Kovind said, it is time to take stock of its achievements and the areas where further improvements are possible.

Impossible for common litigant to approach HC and SC, says President

December 08, 2019 1:20 am

The President said that Mahatma Gandhi used to be worried about legal expenses part of the process of justice delivery.

Liberal arts education needs to be given equal importance as science: President Kovind

November 27, 2019 5:49 pm

We have to recast our higher education with new courses and deeper research orientation. Ideation, innovation and incubation should be given primacy in our curriculum, said the President.

President Ram Nath Kovind to attend Utkal University Platinum Jubilee meet

November 25, 2019 11:58 am

Odisha Higher Education minister Arun Kumar Sahoo said that President Ram Nath Kovind will attend a special function in the Utkal University.

President Ram Nath Kovind to host conference of IITs, NITs and IIEST directors

November 15, 2019 7:40 pm

Apart from the Directors of 23 IITs, 31 NITs and IIEST, Shibpur, the conference will be attended by Union Minister for Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'


Iconic Mughal Gardens at Rashtrapati Bhavan opens for public

February 06, 2019 9:29 am

The garden, said to be the ” soul” of the Presidential Palace, will be open to the visitors from February 6 to March 10 between 9:30 am and 4:00 pm.

President Kovind reviews NDA passing out parade, says armed forces 'a rare breed'

May 30, 2018 5:54 pm

President Ram Nath Kovind expressed confidence that the graduating cadets would prove worthy successors to the "unflinching and fearless officers" who have preceded them. He also advised the cadets to draw courage from the NDA motto of 'Seva Paramo Dharma' as these three words should be their personal code of ethics.

Parliament Budget Session 2018 begins, PM Modi calls on parties to ensure smooth passage of Triple Talaq Bill

January 29, 2018 2:39 pm

Budget Session 2018: The Parliament budget session began on Monday with the address of President Ram Nath Kovind. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will table the Economic Survey report later today.