President signs ordinance to set up panel to manage air quality in NCR

President Ram Nath Kovind has signed an ordinance to create a ‘Commission for Air Quality Management’ in the National Capital Region and adjoining areas. Continue Reading

President, VP, PM pay tributes to Gandhi, Shastri

Top leaders of the country today paid rich tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversaries. Continue Reading

President accepts Harsimrat Kaur’s resignation, Tomar gets her portfolio

President of India Ram Nath Kovind has accepted Union Minister of Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal’s resignation from the Cabinet.  He directed that Narendra Singh Tomar be assigned the additional charge of the Ministry. Continue Reading

Prez confers National Teachers’ Awards to teachers including Chennai headmistress

Forty seven teachers from across the country, including two from Tamilnadu, were conferred the National Teachers’ Awards by President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday. Continue Reading

Goa Governor transferred to Meghalaya

Goa Governor Satya Pal Malik has been transferred and appointed the Governor of Meghalaya. Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari will discharge the functions of the Governor of Goa in addition to his own duties. Continue Reading

President promulgates ordinance to bring co-op banks under RBI

President Ram Nath Kovind has promulgated the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020 to bring all urban cooperative banks and multi-state cooperative banks under the supervision of the RBI in order to protect the interest of depositors. Continue Reading

Prez okays ordinance to punish those attacking healthcare workers

President Ram Nath Kovind has given his assent for promulgating an ordinance making acts of violence against healthcare personnel fighting COVID-19 pandemic as cognizable and non-bailable offences. Continue Reading