President Ram Nath Kovind visited Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar at her residence in Mumbai and wished her good health.
A relentless Jofra Archer continued to operate at his brutal best to terrorise Australia batsmen on Day 5 of the second Ashes Test at Lord's, London. Substitute Marnus Labuschagne, who replaced Steve Smith in the Aussie line up, was also hit by the England fast bowlerGokulam Kerala FC emerged as Group D toppers, and will meet East Bengal in the first semifinal, while Mohun Bagan will lock horns with Real Kashmir FC in the second last four match of the Durand Cup 2019
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav, Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati paid tributes to Sushma Swaraj, former foreign minister and BJP veteran, who died last night. Sushma Swaraj will be cremated with state honors this afternoon. Her body will be kept at the BJP headquarters in Delhi from 12 pm 3 pm for people to pay respects today after which it will be taken to Lodhi Crematorium for the last rites.
New Delhi: The newly minted law which criminalises the practice of instant triple talaq , making it a punishable offence, has been challenged in the Supreme Court and the Delhi High Court.On Friday, a day after President Ram Nath Kovind signed on the The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2019, making it into law, a Muslim relegious organisation Samastha Kerela Jamiathul Ulema moved the apex court against the legislation, claiming it violates the fundamental rights as enshrined in the constitution.
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President Ram Nath Kovind joined other leaders on Sunday to express grief at the death of former Union Minister Jaipal Reddy. Mr Reddy, a senior Congress leader, died at a hospital in Hyderabad in the early hours of Sunday.
Dikshit (81) passed away here following a prolonged illness.Kovind offered condolences to the senior leader #39;s family and associates.
The lift off of Chandrayaan 2, Indian's space mission that aims to place a robotic rover on the moon, has been called off. President Ram Nath Kovind was supposed to witness the live launch of the mission from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. The 3.8 tonne satellite was set to be taken to the moon on the 640 tonne GSLV Mk III (nicknamed "Baahubali"), India's most powerful rocket. After lift off, Chandrayaan 2 was supposed to head to the south pole of the moon for a soft landing.
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Extremely sad to learn about the loss of lives in the tragic bus accidents in Kishtwar, Jammu amp; Kashmir and Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. My condolences to the bereaved families and wishing an early recovery for those injured, said official twitter account of President of India.Calling it heart wrenching Modi tweeted: We mourn all those who lost their lives and express condolences to the bereaved families. May the injured recover at the earliest.
President Ram Nath Kovind today endorsed the development efforts undertaken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, saying that the massive mandate to the government will help it continue the "developmental journey that started in 2014".
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President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday addressed the joint session of parliament. He said the people of India have given a "clear mandate to the government to continue the developmental journey that started in 2014". President Kovind said the government is moving ahead to create a strong, secure and inclusive India. In his customary address after the formation of the 17th Lok Sabha, the President said that government has started a pension scheme to help farmers and small traders live a life of dignity. President Kovind said the new government would serve everyone and was committed to fight corruption.