Free Press Journal
  • President Ram Nath Kovind to give NSE jubilee celebrations a miss

    New Delhi : President Ram Nath Kovind will not be attending the silver jubilee celebrations of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) due to his “busy schedule”, according to the bourse. The leading exchange is organising a function to mark the silver jubilee celebrations here on August 8. In a statement, the NSE said the President’s office has communicated his inability to grace the silver jubilee celebrations “due to his busy schedule”.

  • Bhopal: No country can progress without welfare of poor, workers says President Ramnath Kovind

    Bhopal: Emphasising the need to have social security for workers in the unorganised sector, President Ramnath Kovind, said no country could progress without the welfare of poor, workers and backward people. The President was addressing a convention of Tendupatta collectors and unorganized workers in Bamhori of Guna district on Sunday.

  • Bhopal: 228 MLAs cast vote amid tight security

    Bhopal: Amid ultra-tight security, 228 members of the 330-strong state Vidhan Sabha cast their votes on Monday on the assembly premises to elect the new President of India. Besides BJP members, three Independents also cast their vote in support of the NDA candidate Ramnath Kovind. Congress and BSP MLAs voted for UPA candidate Meira Kumar.

  • Ramnath Kovind is not Dalit, claims RJD chief

    Patna : RJD president Lalu Prasad on Wednesday claimed that the BJP nominated candidate for office of the President and former Governor of Bihar, Ramnath Kovind, was not a Dalit, but a member of the backward caste.

  • Meira Kumar decries ‘Dalit vs Dalit’ tag to Raisina Hill contest

    New Delhi :The Opposition’s joint presidential candidate Meira Kumar on Tuesday asked political parties not to term the election as ‘Dalit versus Dalit’ just because the rival ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate Ramnath Kovind is also from the same community.

  • Bihar guv visits Mahakal Mandir

    Ujjain : Newly appointed Governor of Bihar, Ramnath Kovind visited the Mahakaleshwar Temple on Wednesday. Bhupendra and Narendra Kachhway told that former Member of Parliament and All India Koli Kori community national president, Satyanarayan Panwar welcomed Kovind. He performed abhishek of the deity. MTMC administrator RP Tiwari, assistant administrator Dilip Garud felicitated Kovind. Astrologer Pt Anandshankar Vyas, former MLA Jagdish Rokde and others were present.