The celebration of the Republic Day will begin with the laying of a wreath at the Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. South African President Cyril Ramaphosa will be the chief guest of the Republic Day parade 2019. This year Republic day will mark the 150th birth anniversary of Father of the Nation , Mahatma Gandhi. And he is the central theme of the 22 participating tableaux. The tableau from Arunachal Pradesh will be based on the theme "Peace Within" and shows a tribal Monpa child placing flowers at Gandhi's feet, while Tamil Nadu's presentation depicts the Father of the Nation switching to a loincloth from his formal Western attire. The Jammu amp; Kashmir tableau shows Mahatma Gandhi with the charkha. Republic Day 2019: President Ram Nath Kovind Addresses Nation.
President Ram Nath Kovind and his wife Thursday visited Allahabad and performed ''Ganga pujan'' in the Sangam area during the ongoing Kumbh Mela, officials said.
Yoga belongs to all, binds everyone: President Ram Nath Kovind President Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to two Bills from Tamil Nadu, Himachal Pradesh Develop Gorakhpur as city of knowledge: President Kovind Parliament on Wednesday had approved amending the Constitution to provide 10 per cent reservation to general category poor in jobs and education. (Express Photo by Partha Paul File). President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday gave his assent to the bill providing 10 per cent reservation in jobs and educational institutions to the economically weaker sections in the general category, a notification in the official gazette said. The Constitution (124 Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday and the Rajya Sabha a day later.The notification said the legislation will be known as the Constitution (103 Amendment) Act, 2019 and that it shall come into force on such date as the Centre notifies.
The Central rule in militancy hit state has been imposed after 22 years. The gazette notification issued on 19 December informed that the President has received a report from the Governor Satya Pal Malik and after considering it, Kovind was satisfied that President s rule was required there.The notification said, In pursuance of the proclamation issued by me under article 356 of the Constitution of India, I hereby direct that all the functions of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir and all the powers vested in or exercisable by the Governor of that State shall, subject to the superintendence, direction and control of the President, (and) be exercisable also by the Governor of the State .
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind greeted people on the occasion of Diwali." Earlier today, the Prime Minister reached Kedearnath to offer prayer to Lord Shiva. PM Modi is also expected to review the reconstruction work of the famous temple which was devastated in the 2013 flash floods that killed thousands.
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Srinagar, Oct 23 (UNI) Claiming that there has been a major shift in the situation in Jammu and Kashmir in the last four months, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said that efforts are being made to engage youth constructively and make J K a developed state.Pune, Oct 23 (UNI) In order to improve the quality of education andattend world class standard, the central government has resolved topromote and support 20 institutions of higher education asinstitutes of eminence to grant them recruitment and curriculaflexibility, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Tuesday.
Jammu, Oct 21 (UNI) The Army on Sunday foiled a major infiltration bid and eliminated two intruders on the Line of Control, while three soldiers also attained martyrdom and one was injured in Sunderbani sector of Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir.Kaithal, Oct 21 (UNI) Rich tributes were paid to the martyred jawans on the Police Commemoration Day, observed in the local Police Lines here on Sunday.
The fourth edition of the India International Science Festival (IISF) began here today. A number of conferences and exhibitions showcasing of the work of young scientists were held. President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the mega science expo on Saturday.
The nation today remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 149th birth anniversary. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind paid floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat today. Congress President Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi also paid their tributes to Gandhiji. Every year, the nation pays homage to Mahatma Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, who was fondly called Bapu, on his birth anniversary on October 2, which is also known as Gandhi Jayanti. Born in 1869 in Gujarat's Porbandar, Mahatma Gandhi had his early political training in South Africa while working among the local Indian community facing discrimination.
Ahead of Gandhi Jayanti, PM Narendra Modi launched the Swachhata Hi Seva Abhiyan to commemorate the Father of the Nation's 150th birthday.Earlier in the day, PM Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind had visited Delhi s Rajghat to pay their respects to Mahatma Gandhi.
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President Ram Nath Kovind today appointed Justice Ranjan Gogoi as the next Chief Justice of India. He will take office on October 3.
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