Tag: President

PM Modi hits rewind, posts old picture with Ram Nath Kovind

PM Modi hits rewind, posts old picture with Ram Nath Kovind

Minutes after the results of the Presidential elections were declared today, Prime Minister, Narendra Modi tweeted two group photographs that showed President-elect Ram Nath Kovind and himself. In one, both look much younger. The accompanying text reads: “20 years ago and the present… always been a privilege to know you, President Elect”.[Read More…]

GST launch: PM Modi calls it ‘Good and Simple Tax’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Goods and Services Tax (GST) before addressing Member of Parliaments in the historic Central Hall in presence of President and other noted dignitaries. GST is a Good and Simple Tax, PM said just before launching the Goods and Services Tax. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said,[Read More…]

Rajasthan has given BJP 'triple talaq': Shatrughan Sinha

Shatrughan Sinha forwards L K Advani’s name as the presidential candidate

Soon after BJP president, Amit Shah formed the three-minister panel to discuss possible candidates for presidential election, actor-turned-politician and Patna Sahib MP Shatrughan Sinha on Tuesday forwarded the party’s patriarch L K Advani’s name for the ruling alliance’s presidential candidate. “As the D-day for the Presidential election draws close, I[Read More…]

Sharad Pawar in contact with BJD, TRS, others ahead of Lok Sabha results

Presidential polls: Here’s what led Sharad Pawar to refuse offer to contest as Oppn candidate

Congress president Sonia Gandhi urged Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) President Sharad Pawar to contest presidential polls scheduled for July as a united Opposition candidate. However, the 76-year old Maratha leader politely refused the offer. “Pawar Saheb declined the offer and conveyed that he will support any Opposition candidate other than[Read More…]

Nepal president to begin India visit from today to strengthen ties between two nations

Nepal’s President Bidya Devi Bhandari will begin her state visit to India from Monday. India’s relations with Nepal are people-centric and are centered on refining connectivity between the neighbors in addition to energy infrastructure, said India. “We have maintained our focus on implementation of ongoing connectivity and development projects such[Read More…]

Latest Update