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14th and current President of India

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Ram Nath Kovind: 14th and current President of India
Ram Nath Kovind is an Indian politician currently serving as the 14th President of India, in office since 25 July 2017. Previously he had served as the Governor of Bihar from 2015 to 2017 and was a Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha from 1994 to 2006. Kovind was nominated as a presidential candidate by the ruling NDA coalition and won the 2017 presidential election.

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President hails judiciary for pursuing cherished goal of gender justice

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday hailed the efforts of the Indian judiciary in pursuing the "cherished goal of gender justice" and said that the Supreme Court has always been "pro-active and..
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Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury won't attend Trump dinner, cites exclusion of Sonia

Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, who has been invited to attend the dinner with US President Donald Trump on Tuesday, said he will not attend the function as his party chief..
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President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurates development projects in Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu


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154 eminent citizens support CAA, NPR, NRC; writes to President Kovind


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Assam Congress leaders write to President Ram Nath Kovind on reservation

Senior Assam Congress leaders, including former chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday urged President Ram Nath Kovind to take steps to ensure protection and reservations for SC, ST and OBC as a..
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Kovind meets Vietnamese VP, commits to strengthen bilateral partnership


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President Ram Nath Kovind stresses greater vigilance in Indo-Pacific region


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Greater vigilance needed in Indo-Pacific region: President Ram Nath Kovind

"Today, the geopolitical situation in the world and in the Indo-Pacific in particular demands greater vigilance. I am aware that the Navy has adopted mission-based deployments in the Indian Ocean..
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Sri Lanka PM receives ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan, meets PM Modi

Rajapaksa, who is currently on a five-day visit to India, also held talks with external affairs minister S Jaishankar and discussed wide-ranging issues earlier today. The visiting dignitary arrived..
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President Kovind, wife cast vote for Delhi Assembly elections


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PM Modi to reply today in LS on Motion of Thanks for President's Address

Addressing the joint sitting of both Houses at the beginning of the Budget session on January 31, President Ram Nath Kovind said that the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A of the Constitution "paved..
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Nirbhaya Case: President rejects mercy petition of convict Akshay Singh

President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday rejected the mercy petition of another convict in Nirbhaya gangrape-murder case.
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Youngsters needed to build better world, says President Ram Nath Kovind


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Govt working to make women self-reliant: President Ram Nath Kovind


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Amid protests, President Ram Nath Kovind says accept laws passed by House

President Ram Nath Kovind said laws passed by Parliament should be accepted by citizens. The President’s remarks came during his address to the joint sitting of Parliament. The NDA and opposition..
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President misquoted Mahatma Gandhi to justify CAA: Left parties

Left parties on Friday slammed President Ram Nath Kovind for misquoting Mahatma Gandhi to "justify" the amended Citizenship Act. CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury said Gandhi had said, "Muslims,..
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Security forces given free hand to deal with terrorism: President Kovind

The government is working with "full force" to rid India of terrorism and security forces have been given a free hand in taking the "strongest" measures possible to deal with the menace, President Ram..
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Security forces given free hand by PM Modi govt to tackle terror: Prez

The Narendra Modi government has given the security forces a free hand in taking the strongest action against those indulging in terrorism, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Friday. Addressing the..
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Govt working with sensitivity for ensuring safety of women: Kovind


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Citizenship Amendment Act fulfils wishes of Mahatma Gandhi: President Kovind

Kovind said in the environment prevailing in the aftermath of partition, the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi had said: "Hindus and Sikhs of Pakistan, who do not wish to live there, can come to..
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Modi govt changed emotional disconnect with Northeast: President Kovind

"More than the physical distance of the Northeast from Delhi, it was the emotional disconnect that disheartened the people of the region. My government has transformed this situation by working..
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Full text: President Ram Nath Kovind addresses Parliament on first day of Budget session

Here is the full text of the President's speech on the first day of the Parliament's Budget session:
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India first country to digitise entire Hajj process, says President

"On the special request of my government, Saudi Arabia increased Hajj quota unprecedentedly, due to which a record 2 lakh Indian Muslims performed Hajj this time. India is the first country where the..
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Abrogation of Article 370 and 35A paved way for equal development of J&K, Ladakh: Ram Nath Kovind

Addressing the joint sitting of both houses at the beginning of the Budget session, President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday said that the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A of the Constitution "paved the..
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CAA historic law: President Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday hailed the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act as "historic" in his address to joint sitting of both houses of Parliament, prompting protests by some opposition..
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PM Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi on 72nd death anniversary

​​Kovind, Modi, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and former prime minister Manmohan Singh offered floral tributes at Gandhi's memorial Rajghat where an interfaith prayer was held. Congress president..
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President Kovind, PM Modi, oppn leaders pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on Martyrs Day

Top leaders pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on Martyrs Day.
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Nirbhaya: Convict Mukesh Kumar seeks urgent hearing in SC against rejection of mercy plea

Death row convict in the 2012 Nirbhaya murder and gang rape case Mukesh Kumar Singh on Monday moved the Supreme Court seeking urgent hearing on his plea against dismissal of his mercy petition by the..
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Full text of President's address on the eve of 71st Republic Day

President of India Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday addressed the nation on the eve of 71st Republic Day.
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Prime Minister Modi wishes nation on 71st Republic Day

Earlier on Saturday, President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu greeted the nation. While Kovind invoked Mahatma Gandhi, Naidu reminded Indians of discharging Indians their..
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Capital under multi-layered, ground-to-air security cover for Republic Day celebrations

Aided by dozens of drones in the air and hundreds of CCTV cameras and facial recognition devices, besides several anti-aircraft guns on the ground, the security personnel are keeping a hawk-eye over..
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President Kovind hails EC's effort to improve participation of women in elections


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Some voters do not realise importance of right to exercise franchise: President Kovind

Addressing the National Voters' Day event here to mark the establishment of the Election Commission in 1950, the President said from the first general election to the 17th Lok Sabha polls held last..
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Twitter launches India gate emoji shrouded in Tricolour to celebrate 71st Republic day

Twitter India has specifically designed an emoji of India Gate lit up in tricolours which will be tweeted by President Ram Nath Kovind's twitter handle on January 25 during his address to the nation.
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Citizens' delegation to give representation to President on CAA

A delegation of concerned citizens comprising retired judges, civil servants, armed forces officers, diplomats and intellectuals will meet President Ram Nath Kovind on January 24.
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President Kovind, PM Modi remember Subhas Chandra Bose on his birth anniversary


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Journalism passing through 'critical phase'; fake news emerges as new menace: President

Stating that journalism has been passing through a "critical phase", President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday said fake news has emerged as a new menace whose purveyors proclaim themselves as journalists..
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Nirbhaya convicts to be hanged on February 1 at 6am

Hours after President Ram Nath Kovind rejected the mercy plea of death row convict Mukesh Kumar Singh in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case, a Delhi court issued a fresh black warrant, fixing..
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MHA forwards mercy petition of Nirbhaya convict to President; recommends rejection

The Union home ministry on Friday forwarded to President Ram Nath Kovind the mercy petition of one of the convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape case, recommending its rejection, officials said.
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President Kovind extends greetings to soldiers, ex-servicemen on Army Day

The nation is celebrating the 72nd Army Day today and on the occasion, President Ramnath Kovind extended greetings to veterans and their families. Earlier, chief of defence staff (CDS) General Bipin..
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Army Day 2020: PM Modi, Rajnath Singh, Amit Shah salute soldiers

The army is celebrating today as the 72nd Army Day. On the occasion, President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, among others saluted the brave soldiers of..
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President Kovind helps American have dream Kerala wedding


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Govt to probe charges against former VC of Allahabad university

His decision to quit as Allahabad University vice-chancellor will not buffer Rattan Lal Hangloo from being investigated for alleged financial, academic and administrative irregularities. Even as..
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'New decade is occasion to renew commitment towards stronger India': Pres Kovind

"Happy New Year everyone! The dawn of New Year and the new decade is an occasion to renew our commitment towards a stronger and more prosperous India. May 2020 bring joy, peace and prosperity to our..
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President Kovind extends New Year greetings, asks people to commit themselves to making caring, compassionate society

President Kovind asked people to commit themselves to making a peaceful, caring and compassionate society, according to a statement issued by Rashtrapati Bhavan. "The dawn of New Year and the new..
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President Kovind, PM Modi pay tributes to Ex-PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee on birth anniversary

Vajpayee, who was one of the tallest leaders and among the founding fathers of the BJP, took his last breath on August 16, 2018.
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Words of Jesus Christ will heal world tormented by strife and violence: President Kovind


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President Ram Nath Kovind arrives in Hyderabad for southern sojourn


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After 2018 row, President Kovind to avoid film awards event this year

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu will give away the National Film Awards at a formal ceremony in the national capital on December 23. ​​Last year, President Ram Nath Kovind had presided over the..
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Opposition parties meet President, seek recall of ‘diabolical’ CAA

Opposition parties knocked on the doors of President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday and sought his intervention on violence in central universities over protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act..
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