Tag: Ram Nath Kovind

President Kovind, PM Modi greet people on Rajasthan Day

President Kovind, PM Modi greet people on Rajasthan Day

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the people of Rajasthan on statehood day. “My best wishes to the state for a bright, prosperous and peaceful future,” Kovind tweeted. Greetings to the people of Rajasthan on statehood day. My best wishes to the[Read More…]

India, Maldives enjoy special ties: President

India, Maldives enjoy special ties: President

New Delhi, India and the Maldives enjoy “a uniquely special, close and friendly relationship”, President Ram Nath Kovind told Maldivian Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid on Tuesday. A Rashtrapati Bhavan communique said Kovind made the remark when the visiting Minister called on the Indian President. Welcoming Shahid and his delegation to[Read More…]

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora Announces Schedule for Lok Sabha Polls 2019

Sunil Arora appointed as new Chief Election Commissioner

President Ram Nath Kovind has reportedly appointed Sunil Arora as the new Chief Election Commissioner. He will take over from OP Rawat on December 2. Arora, a 62-year-old former bureaucrat, was appointed to the election body in September last year. A 1980 batch IAS officer of the Rajasthan cadre, Mr Arora has worked[Read More…]

India seeks more cooperation with Vietnam in four key sectors

India seeks more cooperation with Vietnam in four key sectors

Hanoi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday called for more cooperation between India and Vietnam in the areas of agriculture, pharmaceuticals, textiles and IT. “Agriculture has been a key sector of our cooperation involving trade, investment and training,” Kovind said while addressing the Vietnam-India Business Forum here. “We feel privileged[Read More…]

Four-day International Arya Maha Sammelan to be held from Oct 25

Checking corruption vital to creating new India: President

New Delhi, President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday said that eradicating corruption was the foremost condition for creating a new India. The President was addressing the Vigilance Awareness Week 2018 function organised by the Central Vigilance Commission here. The theme of this year’s event is ‘Eradicate Corruption – Build a[Read More…]

Kovind, Modi, Rahul hail air warriors on 86th Air Force Day

Kovind, Modi, Rahul hail air warriors on 86th Air Force Day

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday extended their greetings on the occasion of the 86th Air Force Day. “We proudly honour our air warriors, veterans, and families of the Indian Air Force. They safeguard our skies with courage and[Read More…]

President Ram Nath Kovind turns 73

President Ram Nath Kovind turns 73

New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) As President Ram Nath Kovind turned 73 years old on Monday, greetings poured in from leaders across the political spectrum. “Best wishes to Rashtrapatiji. India has benefitted greatly from his wisdom and perspectives on various subjects. He has connected wonderfully with every section of our[Read More…]

NSG in mind, India’s heightened EU-centric diplomacy may give China run for its money

NSG in mind, India’s heightened EU-centric diplomacy may give China run for its money

In diplomacy, visits and interactions matter. However, what has surprised foreign watchers and political pundits alike is sudden rush in President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu’s back to back visits to Southern and Eastern Europe. While President Kovind concluded his trips to Europe in two rounds–first to[Read More…]

Centre appoints 6 new Governors, Anandiben Patel transferred to Uttar Pradesh

MP Governor Anandiben gets additional charge of Chhattisgarh

President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday gave Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel additional charge of Chhattisgarh following the demise of Balramji Dass Tandon, according to an official release. Patel will discharge the additional duties until a regular arrangement for the office of the Governor of Chhattisgarh is made, the release[Read More…]

Suresh Prabhu is Civil Aviation Minister

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday appointed Suresh Prabhu as the new Civil Aviation Minister, a statement said. A communique from the Rashtrapati Bhawan said Commerce and Industry Minister Prabhu will take additional charge of the Ministry of Civil Aviation. The announcement came two days after P. Ashok[Read More…]

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