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Journalist Ajay Kumar Singh is new Press Secretary to President Kovind

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the appointment of Singh as Press Secretary to the President on contract basis initially for a period of one year or until further orders, the Department of Personnel and Training said in an order.

Nation building needs coordination between AI and human compassion: President to teachers

We have abundance of knowledge and then we have good values but in the era of globalisation and competition, we need to have a coordination between artificial intelligence and human compassion, said President during his address to teachers.


President Ram Nath Kovind meets Lata Mangeshkar in Mumbai

President Ram Nath Kovind met veteran singer Lata Mangeshkar at her home and conveyed his best wishes for her good health.

Full Text of President's speech on eve of I-Day: 'Recent changes in J&K will enable people to access rights as fellow citizens'

President Kovind expressed confidence that scrapping provisions of Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcation of the state into two Union Territories will be of "immense benefit" to people of those regions.

President Kovind approves 132 Gallantry Awards, other decorations to security forces

The awards include two Kirti Chakras, one Vir Chakra, 14 Shaurya Chakras, eight Bar to Sena Medals (Gallantry), 90 Sena Medals (Gallantry), five Nao Sena Medals (Gallantry), seven Vayu Sena Medals (Gallantry) and five Yudh Seva Medals.

President Kovind gives assent to J&K Reorganisation Bill, two new UTs to come into effect from Oct 31

As the President gave his assent to the bill, the Jammu and Kashmir administration eased the restriction imposed in the state since August 5. The administration withdrew section 144 from Jammu and announced that schools will open on Saturday. 


Who is Biswa Bhushan Harichandran?

Harichandran began his political career as a member of Bharatiya Jana Sangh in 1971. Following that, he became its National Executive Member and held the post of State General Secretary until the formation of Janata Party in 1977.

President Ram Nath Kovind bats for translating High Court verdicts in local languages

Political parties in Tamil Nadu have for long been clamoring for Tamil as a court language in the Madras High Court.

President Kovind to release translated copies of 100 SC verdicts

In his first meeting with current CJI Ranjan Gogoi, Kovind mentioned that from his own experience as a lawyer he found that use of English in courts leaves most people at a loss, and emphasised the need for them to be translated in Indian languages, sources in Rashtrapati Bhavan said.

Decisive mandate to Narendra Modi to build new India: Prez Ram Nath Kovind

Modi leads a government that will continue to work selflessly and tirelessly to fulfill these aspirations and enable a life of dignity and respect to our citizens, he said. Kovind said India's dreams are not for it alone.

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Iconic Mughal Gardens at Rashtrapati Bhavan opens for public

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'

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

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.