12 dead in stampede at Vaishno Devi shrine

At least 12 people died in a stampede at Mata Vaishno Devi shrine in Reasi district of J&K today morning. The stampede was triggered by a massive rush of devotees, officials said. Continue Reading

Kovind, Modi pay respects to Vajpayee on death anniversary

President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other leaders today paid floral tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his death anniversary. Continue Reading

President hails ‘grit and determination’ of armed forces during Covid

President Ram Nath Kovind has appreciated the ‘grit and determination’ of India’s armed forces in dealing with the situation on the borders as well as during the Covid pandemic. Continue Reading

President hails spirit of democracy at TN Legislative’s centenary

President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday evening delivered his address in Tamil in the historic event marking the centenary of the Tamilnadu Legislature and paid rich tributes to former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi. Continue Reading

President accepts Stalin’s invitation to chair TN Assembly centenary

Tamilnadu Chief Minister M K Stalin on Monday invited President Ram Nath Kovind to preside over the centenary celebrations of the Madras Legislative Council. Continue Reading

President Kovind to undergo bypass surgery today

President Ram Nath Kovind will undergo a ‘planned’ heart bypass procedure today, according to a statement from the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Continue Reading

President Kovind hospitalised after chest pain, stable

President Ram Nath Kovind visited the Army’s Research and Referral (R&R) Hospital in New Delhi today after he complained of chest discomfort, the military hospital said in a statement. Continue Reading