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Anil Baijal’s clashes with AAP govt: From Delhi riots to doorstep delivery, history of long-simmering feud
India

Anil Baijal’s clashes with AAP govt: From Delhi riots to doorstep delivery, history of long-simmering feud

A 1969-batch IAS officer, Baijal was the vice-chairman of the Delhi Development Authority. He also served as the home secretary under the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government

CM Yogi Adityanath meets President Kovind, PM Modi and Amit Shah
Politics

CM Yogi Adityanath meets President Kovind, PM Modi and Amit Shah

This was his maiden trip to the national capital after taking oath as the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh for the second consecutive term

'Chabahar port can improve India-Central Asia trade ties,' says President Ram Nath Kovind in Turkmenistan
India

'Chabahar port can improve India-Central Asia trade ties,' says President Ram Nath Kovind in Turkmenistan

Kovind on Saturday held delegation-level talks with his Turkmenistan counterpart Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov at Oguzhar Palace in Ashgabat. The two leaders signed four MoUs

Neeraj Chopra, Pramod Bhagat awarded Padma Shri
Sports

Neeraj Chopra, Pramod Bhagat awarded Padma Shri

Chopra made history at the Tokyo Olympics by becoming the first Indian to win a gold medal in a track and field event in the Games' history. The 33-year-old Bhagat also became the first Indian to win a gold medal in para badminton

Telangana: President Ram Nath Kovind condoles death of workers in godown fire
India

Telangana: President Ram Nath Kovind condoles death of workers in godown fire

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each for the 11 labourers who had lost their lives in the incident

President Ram Nath Kovind confers Padma awards to 54 distinguished personalities
India

President Ram Nath Kovind confers Padma awards to 54 distinguished personalities

Many of those who received the Padma awards were 'unsung heroes', including 125-year-old yoga practitioner Swami Sivananda

Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2022: Yogi Adityanath calls on President Ram Nath Kovind
India

Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2022: Yogi Adityanath calls on President Ram Nath Kovind

Yogi Adityanath had also met Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, party chief JP Nadda and other senior leaders

International Women's Day: President Kovind awards 29 women with Nari Shakti Puraskars
India

International Women's Day: President Kovind awards 29 women with Nari Shakti Puraskars

The Nari Shakti Puraskar is a Women and Child Development Ministry initiative to acknowledge exceptional contribution made by individuals and institutions, and to celebrate women as game-changers and catalysts of positive change in society.

Presidential Fleet Review: A look at awe-inspiring display from Indian Navy
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Presidential Fleet Review: A look at awe-inspiring display from Indian Navy

President Ram Nath Kovind, who is also the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, reviewed the Naval Fleet comprising over 60 ships and submarines, and 55 aircraft

'President praised Tipu Sultan': Row in Maharashtra as BJP protests renaming park after Mysore ruler
India

'President praised Tipu Sultan': Row in Maharashtra as BJP protests renaming park after Mysore ruler

Countering BJP's allegations, Maharashtra Congress general secretary Sachin Sawant said, 'The president while addressing the Karnataka Assembly in 2017, had mentioned the works of Tipu Sultan. Has BJP forgotten it completely?'

Indian Army Day 2022: Indian Army unveils new combat uniform with a digital disruptive pattern
India

Indian Army Day 2022: Indian Army unveils new combat uniform with a digital disruptive pattern

This year marks the 74th Army Day of the nation and leaders from across the political spectrum took to social media to convey their greetings.

Indian Army Day 2022: President Kovind, PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi wish soldiers on special occasion
India

Indian Army Day 2022: President Kovind, PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi wish soldiers on special occasion

This year marks the 74th Army Day of the nation and leaders from across the political spectrum took to social media to convey their greetings.

President Ram Nath Kovind to embark on a four day visit to Kerala from today
India

President Ram Nath Kovind to embark on a four day visit to Kerala from today

During his visit to the southern state, the president will attend various events in Kasaragod, Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram, an official release said

Goa Liberation Day: President Kovind pays homage to soldiers who liberated state from colonial rule
India

Goa Liberation Day: President Kovind pays homage to soldiers who liberated state from colonial rule

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Goa on Sunday to attend Goa Liberation Day celebrations at Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Stadium in Goa's Taleigao at around 3 pm

IAF Helicopter Crash: President Kovind, PM Modi express condolences on passing away of Group Captain Varun Singh
India

IAF Helicopter Crash: President Kovind, PM Modi express condolences on passing away of Group Captain Varun Singh

According to news reports, Captain Singh was being treated at a military hospital in Bengaluru and was on life support

Incumbent upon judges to exercise utmost discretion in utterances in courtrooms, says President Kovind
India

Incumbent upon judges to exercise utmost discretion in utterances in courtrooms, says President Kovind

Ram Nath Kovind said that in Indian tradition, judges are imagined as a model of rectitude and detachment more akin to 'sthitpragya' (a person of steady wisdom).

IAF Group Captain Abhinandan Varthaman awarded Vir Chakra by President Ram Nath Kovind
India

IAF Group Captain Abhinandan Varthaman awarded Vir Chakra by President Ram Nath Kovind

The ace pilot shot down a Pakistani F-16 fighter aircraft during aerial combat on 27 February a day after the Balakot airstrike

Withdraw Kangana Ranaut’s Padma Shri, DCW chief writes to president over 'bheek' remark
India

Withdraw Kangana Ranaut’s Padma Shri, DCW chief writes to president over 'bheek' remark

Swati Maliwal, in her letter, said the actor had 'made certain outrageous statements disgracing the great freedom fighters of the country'

Watch: Neeraj Chopra, Mithali Raj and other athletes conferred the Khel Ratna award
Sports

Watch: Neeraj Chopra, Mithali Raj and other athletes conferred the Khel Ratna award

12 Indian athletes were bestowed the Khel Ratna Award at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.

National Sports Awards 2021: Neeraj Chopra, Mithali Raj among athletes honoured at dazzling ceremony
Sports

National Sports Awards 2021: Neeraj Chopra, Mithali Raj among athletes honoured at dazzling ceremony

Neeraj Chopra, Mithali Raj and history-making Paralympic stars shared the spotlight as an unprecedented 12 sportspersons were presented with the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna