Rashtrapati Bhavan Lit Up In Orange For A Cause. See Pictures

Rashtrapati Bhavan was lit up in orange. New Delhi: India’s presidential palace Rashtrapati Bhavan was lit up with orange lights on Tuesday evening to raise awareness about the violence faced by women across the world as part of a UN campaign aimed at ending atrocities against them. “Today, Rashtrapati Bhavan is lit up in orange … Read more Rashtrapati Bhavan Lit Up In Orange For A Cause. See Pictures

Man Breaches President Ram Nath Kovind’s Security, 6 Cops Suspended

President Ram Nath Kovind was having breakfast with Rajasthan Chief Minister and Governor Jodhpur: A serious lapse was found on the part of the President Ram Nath Kovind’s security on Saturday when a person entered the Circuit House and tried to touch President Kovind’s feet. The police immediately caught hold of the man and took … Read more Man Breaches President Ram Nath Kovind’s Security, 6 Cops Suspended

Centre Recommends To President Rejecting Mercy Plea Of Nirbhaya Convict

The Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case triggered big changes to laws on sexual crimes against women. New Delhi: The centre has recommended to President Ram Nath Kovind the rejection of a request for mercy by one of the convicts in the December 2012 Delhi gang-rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman. Four convicts in the … Read more Centre Recommends To President Rejecting Mercy Plea Of Nirbhaya Convict

Women’s Panel Urges President To Reject Mercy Plea Of Nirbhaya’s Rapists

She also asked for definite mechanism and timeline for trial, disposal of all appeals (Representational) New Delhi: The National Commission for Women (NCW) has urged President Ram Nath Kovind to reject the mercy petition of the accused in the 2012 Delhi gang-rape case, saying it would deter others from committing such crimes against young girls … Read more Women’s Panel Urges President To Reject Mercy Plea Of Nirbhaya’s Rapists

India’s Growth In Defence Sector Opportunity For Swedish Firms: President

The President hosted an event in honour of Swedish King and Queen. (File) New Delhi: India’s growth and potential in defence sector present significant opportunities for Swedish companies to manufacture in India for domestic market and for exports, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Friday. In his speech at the event hosted in honour of … Read more India’s Growth In Defence Sector Opportunity For Swedish Firms: President

Lokpal Disposes Of 1,000 Complaints In Nearly Eight Months

The Lokpal’s eight members were administered the oath by Justice Ghose on March 27. New Delhi:  Anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal has disposed of 1,000 complaints received by it till September this year, an official from the Personnel Ministry said on Monday. The ministry is yet to notify a form for filing a corruption-related complaint with the … Read more Lokpal Disposes Of 1,000 Complaints In Nearly Eight Months

Justice SA Bobde Takes Oath As 47th Chief Justice Of India

Chief Justice Bobde will have a tenure of around 17 months and would demit office on April 23, 2021. New Delhi:  Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde was sworn in as the 47th Chief Justice of India (CJI) in a ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi today. Justice SA Bobde, who succeeds Justice Ranjan Gogoi, was … Read more Justice SA Bobde Takes Oath As 47th Chief Justice Of India

President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Modi Condole Mathematician Vashishtha Narayan Singh’s Death

New Delhi:  President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday condoled the demise of renowned mathematician Vashishtha Narayan Singh who passed away earlier today and said he was a scholar of great repute. “Sad to hear of the passing of Dr Vashishtha Narayan Singh, a mathematics genius and a scholar of great repute. Condolences to his family, … Read more President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Modi Condole Mathematician Vashishtha Narayan Singh’s Death

Nirbhaya Gang-Rape Case Convict Files Mercy Petition Before President

Convict Vinay Kumar Sharma is in Tihar Jail since his arrest. (File) New Delhi:  One of the convicts on death row in the Nirbhaya gang-rape case has filed a mercy petition before President Ram Nath Kovind. Convict Vinay Kumar Sharma is in Tihar Jail since his arrest. Director General of Tihar Jail, Sandeep Goel confirmed … Read more Nirbhaya Gang-Rape Case Convict Files Mercy Petition Before President

India, Germany Need To Boost Counter-Terror Cooperation: President Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind said India, Germany should work together to strengthen multi-lateralism (PTI) New Delhi:  Underlining that Indo-German relations are progressing well, President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday said both countries need to strengthen cooperation in counter-terrorism and coordinate their positions at meetings of the Financial Action Task Force, an intergovernmental organisation to combat … Read more India, Germany Need To Boost Counter-Terror Cooperation: President Kovind

Watch: President, Nirmala Sitharaman Rush To Help Policewoman Who Fell

President Ram Nath Kovind and union ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Anurag Thakur at the event. New Delhi:  When a policewoman collapsed at an award function in Delhi on Tuesday, she was attended to by no less than the first citizen himself. President Ram Nath Kovind, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Minister of State for Finance … Read more Watch: President, Nirmala Sitharaman Rush To Help Policewoman Who Fell

Companies have spent Rs 50,000 crore on CSR in 5 years: Government

New Delhi: The corporate sector has set aside over Rs 10,000 crore every fiscal year since 2014-15 towards corporate social responsibility, President Ram Nath Kovind said. He said the Companies Act was amended in 2013-14 making it mandatory for companies with a specified level of profit to spend 2% of it on social welfare. He … Read more Companies have spent Rs 50,000 crore on CSR in 5 years: Government

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