Sunday, 29 May, 2022
TopicPresident Ram Nath Kovind

Topic: President Ram Nath Kovind

President Kovind undergoes bypass surgery at AIIMS, condition stable

President Ram Nath Kovind had undergone a health check-up at the Army Hospital (R&R) following chest discomfort Friday. He was shifted to AIIMS Saturday.

President Kovind under observation at Army hospital after complaining of chest discomfort

President Ram Nath Kovind is undergoing check-up at the Army's Research and Referral hospital and is stable, the hospital said.

Suspended DU V-C Yogesh Tyagi gives up charge, but no sign of full-time vice-chancellor yet

Yogesh Tyagi, former Delhi University V-C, had been under suspension since October 2020 for alleged administrative lapses during his tenure.

President Ram Nath Kovind gets first dose of Covid vaccine at Army Hospital in Delhi

The President thanked all doctors, nurses who are successfully implementing the largest vaccination drive in history and urged all eligible citizens to get vaccinated.

Modi, Modi, Modi — BJP MPs mention PM 420 times in Parliament speeches on President’s address

25 BJP MPs in Lok Sabha made a total of 253 references to PM Modi in the two-day debate, while 19 Rajya Sabha MPs made 167 mentions over three days.

Must be prepared for Covid-like crisis, healthcare delivery poised for change, says Kovind

Noting that scientists have warned of similar challenges in the future, President Ram Nath Kovind said he hoped the world has learnt the right lessons from Covid-19.

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets President Kovind before presenting Budget 2021

Deviating from tradition due to Covid-19 protocols, Budget copies will be uploaded to the govt website and app instead of being printed out.

President Kovind says Kisan Rail project is increasing Indian farmers’ access to new markets

In his address in Parliament Friday, Kovind mentioned the Kisan Rail project of the railways which was announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Budget 2020.

Govt will respect SC decision on farm laws, says President Kovind

In his customary address to the joint sitting of Parliament on the first day of the Budget session, Kovind also said violence on Republic Day was 'very unfortunate'.

16 Opposition parties to boycott President Kovind’s address to Parliament

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said the parties are boycotting to express solidarity with farmers. They have also demanded a probe into Centre's role in violence on Republic Day.

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What are UST & Luna and why the fall of 2 ‘stablecoins’ led to a crypto crash in India

Along with crash in value of UST and Luna coins, Indian market for crypto assets also reeling under strict control imposed by government, with the imposition of TDS on all crypto transactions.


NSA Ajit Doval with NSAs from the other countries at the meeting at Dushanbe, Tajikistan | Photo: Courtesy the NSA's office

NSA Ajit Doval pushes for ‘terror free’ Afghanistan, says India stands with Afghan people

Doval's comments came at 4th Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan attended by national security advisors from Tajikistan, India, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Iran, Kyrgyzstan & China.

Why it’s obscene to tell Ukraine to give in & how war-upended global balance of power brings openings for India

Global order is in flux, and India is being wooed by all. It opens up economic, strategic & military possibilities unimaginable till recently. It is for India to take this opportunity.