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IndiaJan 29, 2020, 12:24 PM IST
Nirbhaya rape-murder case: Supreme Court dismisses convict's petition challenging mercy plea rejection
A day after one of the Nirbhaya gang rape, murder case convicts, Mukesh Kumar Singh, challenged the rejection of his mercy petition by President Ram Nath Kovind, the Supreme Court, on Wednesday dismissed his plea and said that quick consideration could not mean no application of mind
Culture ShaukJan 9, 2020, 9:17 PM IST
Atithi Devo Bhava! President Kovind Helps US Couple Have Dream Kerala Wedding
Atithi Devo Bhava! The ancient Indian tradition of welcoming the guest as God has stayed alive despite the countless changes our country has gone through. Stories in Vedas like the one where Lord Vishnu visited his devotee’s house ratify the nature of the tradition deeply ingrained in Indian society. The recent gesture of President Ramnath Kovind compromising his security protocol to help a US couple take their wedding vows as per the planned schedule in Kochi is testimony that guest still remains akin to god in our country. Let’s find out more about this interesting story in this episode of Culture ‘Shauk’ with Sunita Iyer.
IndiaDec 13, 2019, 8:25 AM IST
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill gets President's approval, becomes an Act
President Ramnath Kovind on Thursday (December 12) evening, gave his approval to the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. This Bill would now be called an Act
IndiaDec 7, 2019, 5:12 PM IST
Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Convict seeks immediate withdrawal of mercy petition
Earlier, the ministry of home affairs (MHA) recommended President Ram Nath Kovind to reject the mercy plea of 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape convict Vinay Sharma
IndiaDec 6, 2019, 3:59 PM IST
President Ramnath Kovind: Rape convicts under POCSO Act should not have right to file mercy petition
On a day when Telangana Police killed all the four accused in the rape and murder of a Hyderabad veterinarian, in an encounter, President Ramnath Kovind said that rape convicts under POCSO Act should not have the right to file mercy petition
IndiaDec 6, 2019, 2:21 PM IST
PM Modi, President Kovind pay floral tribute to Dr BR Ambedkar on his 63rd death anniversary
Babasaheb Ambedkar was an Indian jurist, economist, politician and social reformer who campaigned against social discrimination towards the untouchables (Dalits) and supported the rights of women and workers. He died on December 6, 1956.
IndiaOct 27, 2019, 10:22 AM IST
PM Modi wishes nation 'happiness, prosperity and good luck' on Diwali
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ramnath Kovind wished the nation on the occasion of Diwali. The Prime Minister urged people to celebrate the auspicious festival and brighten their lives with happiness and prosperity
IndiaOct 14, 2019, 7:08 PM IST
Ahead of Brexit, Dutch King, Queen visit India; plan to deepen bilateral ties to make the Netherlands hub of investments?
External affairs minister S Jaishankar called upon King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands and had "fruitful discussions on expanding the relationship". Let's unravel the agenda on their five-day visit to the country just ahead of Brexit on MyNation's SimplifiedBy.
IndiaOct 14, 2019, 5:35 PM IST
Dutch royal couple pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat
Minutes after the royal couple met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ramnath Kovind, the duo paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat
IndiaOct 14, 2019, 11:20 AM IST
Dutch King Willem-Alexander, Queen Maxima meet PM Modi, Prez Kovind in New Delhi
King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima on Monday (October 14) met PM Modi and President Ramnath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan
IndiaOct 2, 2019, 2:45 PM IST
Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti: President Kovind, VP Naidu, political leaders pay floral tribute at Vijay Ghat
Along with Gandhi Jayanti, October 2 also marks the birth anniversary of the second prime minister of India, Lal Bahadur Shastri. Political leaders including President Kovind, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh and others paid tributes at Vijay Ghat.
SportsJul 29, 2019, 12:29 PM IST
West Indies cricketer Sheldon Cottrell salutes MS Dhoni, calls him true patriot
In the recent World Cup 2019, West Indies fast bowler Sheldon Cottrell, who called MS Dhoni a true patriot, became popular for his trademark salute celebrations.
IndiaMar 20, 2019, 8:25 PM IST
From Nirav Modi's arrest to AMMK leader's blooper, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Constable Pradip Kumar Panda was awarded the Kirti Chakra posthumously by President Ramnath Kovind for exceptional bravery, courage and commitment to duty while fighting the terrorists Jaish-e-Mohammad fidayeen at Lethpora in south Kashmir. Telugu actress Madhavi Latha, who is all set to contest on a BJP ticket in Andhra Pradesh, has stated that Power Star Pawan Kalyan and the members of the Jana Sena Party want Narendra Modi to once again be the Prime Minister. Here are the top stories for the day. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds.
IndiaMar 20, 2019, 5:38 PM IST
Constable Pradip Panda, who cheated death many times, killed Jaish terrorist before falling
Constable Pradip Kumar Panda was awarded the Kirti Chakra posthumously by President Ramnath Kovind for exceptional bravery, courage and commitment to duty while fighting the terrorists Jaish-e-Mohammad fidayeen at Lethpora in south Kashmir.