The mercy petition was rejected by the President just a few hours after it was forwarded to him by the Union home ministry.
18 Jan 2020 1:40 AM
The panel has been formed following a directive from the President to inquire into the allegations.
04 Jan 2020 6:33 AM
President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday presented Amitabh Bachchan with the award in a special ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
31 Dec 2019 10:14 AM
A prayer meeting was held at Vajpayee’s memorial — Sadaiv Atal — to mark his 95th birth anniversary.
26 Dec 2019 5:43 AM
Singer Anup Jalota was on stage. In his soulful voice, he sang prayers in memory of BJP stalwart, late Vajpayee.
25 Dec 2019 10:05 AM
The student claimed she was asked by a senior police officer to leave the auditorium before the commencement of the convocation.
24 Dec 2019 8:37 AM
Bajwa made the request to the president in a letter to him.
22 Dec 2019 3:52 PM
A BSP delegation had met President Ram Nath Kovind over the contentious law and the violence that has ensued over the legislation.
21 Dec 2019 1:42 PM
Pawar said, 'It looks like non-BJP parties are coming together on some common issues'.
19 Dec 2019 9:37 AM
A memorandum stated that the President should withdraw the 'unconstitutional, illegal and divisive law'.
18 Dec 2019 1:59 PM
Leaders of at least 12 parties, including Congress, CPI-M, CPI, DMK, SP, TMC, RJD, NC, IUML and AIUDF, were part of the delegation.
17 Dec 2019 6:55 PM
As a part of the protest meeting, the Preamble of the Indian Constitution was read out by those present.
16 Dec 2019 10:04 AM
The Shiv Sena had supported the bill in LS, but had staged a walkout before it was put for voting in RS.
13 Dec 2019 8:59 PM
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill was passed by Rajya Sabha on Wednesday and by Lok Sabha on Monday.
13 Dec 2019 9:33 AM
The victim’s parents had approached the court, saying the convicts have exhausted all legal remedies.
08 Dec 2019 3:34 AM
A Nirbhaya fund was also constituted for states to deal with cases of sexual offences against women.
07 Dec 2019 1:19 AM
The file has been forwarded to the President for consideration and final decision.
06 Dec 2019 2:35 PM
He also said that the political successors of Gandhi have 'forgotten' the qualities of Gandhi.
03 Dec 2019 10:54 AM
The fourth death row convict, Akshay Kumar Singh (33), has not filed a review plea in the top court.
02 Dec 2019 9:08 AM
The newly elected president said that Colombo and New Delhi need to 'work together' for economic development and security of their people.
29 Nov 2019 12:50 PM