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President Murmu addresses nation on eve of 74th Republic Day| Full Text

This is the Republic Day eve speech by President Droupadi Murmu.

President Droupadi Murmu addresses the nation on the eve of the 74th Republic Day, in New Delhi.(PTI)
President Droupadi Murmu addresses the nation on the eve of the 74th Republic Day, in New Delhi.(PTI)
Updated on Jan 25, 2023 08:19 PM IST

Republic Day 2023: How to watch President Murmu's address to nation today

The regional channels of Doordarshan will telecast the President's address in local languages, too.

President Droupadi Murmu's Republic Day address will be broadcast from 7 pm on All India Radio (AIR). (File)
President Droupadi Murmu's Republic Day address will be broadcast from 7 pm on All India Radio (AIR). (File)
Updated on Jan 25, 2023 04:20 PM IST
By | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar

President Droupadi Murmu to confer Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar today

Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar 2023: President of India Droupadi Murmu will present this award to 11 exceptional children today, January 23.

President Droupadi Murmu to confer Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar today (Santosh Kumar/Hindustan Times)
President Droupadi Murmu to confer Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar today (Santosh Kumar/Hindustan Times)
Updated on Jan 23, 2023 08:37 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Rajasthan engineer suspended for trying to touch President Murmu's feet | Video

President security breach: On January 4, President Murmu came to attend the inaugural programme of the Scout Guide Jamboree in Pali.

President security breach: Rajasthan engineer suspended for trying to touch President Murmu's feet. (Twitter)
President security breach: Rajasthan engineer suspended for trying to touch President Murmu's feet. (Twitter)
Published on Jan 14, 2023 05:42 PM IST
ANI |

Cannot bind President to timeline on appointments of judges: Centre

After the November 28 hearing, justice Kaul’s bench will again take up the matter relating to the delay by the government in clearing the collegium’s recommendations on Thursday.

Representational image.
Representational image.
Updated on Dec 08, 2022 04:03 AM IST
By, New Delhi

President Droupadi Murmu undergoes successful cataract surgery

Murmu, 64, had undergone cataract surgery in her left eye at the Army Hospital on October 16.

President Murmu was sworn in as the 15th President of India on July 25.
President Murmu was sworn in as the 15th President of India on July 25.
Published on Nov 20, 2022 05:29 PM IST
PTI |

Excise policy row: CBI got President's approval before booking Manish Sisodia

Section 17A of the Prevention of Corruption Act requires Presidential assent to investigate a legislator in Union Territories. For excise officers, the Lieutenant Governor is the permitting authority.

New Delhi, India - Aug. 19, 2022: Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia interacts with the media after the day long CBI raid at his residence, in New Delhi, India, on Friday, August 19, 2022. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna / Hindustan Times)
New Delhi, India - Aug. 19, 2022: Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia interacts with the media after the day long CBI raid at his residence, in New Delhi, India, on Friday, August 19, 2022. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna / Hindustan Times)
Published on Aug 21, 2022 04:42 AM IST
ByNeeraj Chauhan

Who is Lt Gen Daljit Singh — honorary surgeon to President Draupadi Murmu?

Vishisht Seva Medal Lieutenant general Daljit Singh is an alumnus of the prestigious Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, commissioned into the IAF on December 17, 1983.

Lt General Daljit Singh, director general of medical services (Indian Army) (File Photo)(ADG PI- Indian Army)
Lt General Daljit Singh, director general of medical services (Indian Army) (File Photo)(ADG PI- Indian Army)
Published on Aug 02, 2022 05:25 PM IST
By | Written by Nisha Anand | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar

A watershed moment: Modi as President Murmu takes charge

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday described Droupadi Murmu’s election to the Presidential office as a “watershed moment” for the country, especially for the poor, marginalised and downtrodden.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the swearing-in ceremony of President Droupadi Murmu, at Central Hall of Parliament, in New Delhi on Monday. (ANI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the swearing-in ceremony of President Droupadi Murmu, at Central Hall of Parliament, in New Delhi on Monday. (ANI)
Updated on Jul 26, 2022 12:31 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Anand Mahindra turns to President Droupadi Murmu for Monday motivation

Droupadi Murmu was sworn in as the country's 15th President in the Central Hall of Parliament by Chief Justice of India NV Ramana.

President Droupadi Murmu makes her first address in the Central Hall of Parliament. 
President Droupadi Murmu makes her first address in the Central Hall of Parliament. 
Updated on Jul 25, 2022 10:38 PM IST
Written by Kanishka Singharia | Edited by Swati Bhasin

'My election is proof that...': Droupadi Murmu in her 1st address as president

President Droupadi Murmu flagged the interests of women and youth as matters of importance, and said she would strive to work for them during her term in office.

President Droupadi Murmu speaks after taking oath in the Central Hall of Parliament, in New Delhi. (PTI/@rashtrapatibhvn)
President Droupadi Murmu speaks after taking oath in the Central Hall of Parliament, in New Delhi. (PTI/@rashtrapatibhvn)
Updated on Jul 25, 2022 11:28 AM IST

Kovind: 21st Century can be the ‘century of India’

The country is getting ready to make 21st century the “century of India”, outgoing President Ram Nath Kovind said in his address to the nation on his last day in office on Sunday

New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind addresses a nation on the eve of demitting office, in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo) (ANI)
New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind addresses a nation on the eve of demitting office, in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo) (ANI)
Updated on Jul 25, 2022 01:58 AM IST

President-elect Droupadi Murmu’s swearing-in to have a touch of tradition

The festivities planned are a tip of the hat to her tribal roots and her village in Odisha has planned a community feast to celebrate the historic occasion

New Delhi, India - July 24, 2022: India's President Elect Droupadi Murmu interacts with folk performers at her temporary residence, in New Delhi, India, on Sunday, July 24, 2022. (HT Photo)
New Delhi, India - July 24, 2022: India's President Elect Droupadi Murmu interacts with folk performers at her temporary residence, in New Delhi, India, on Sunday, July 24, 2022. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 25, 2022 09:03 AM IST
ByDebabrata Mohanty

Why July 25 holds special role in the history of India's presidents

Droupadi Murmu succeeds Ram Nath Kovind when she takes oath as the 15th President of India.

Droupadi Murmu, India's 15th President-elect, to be sworn in on Monday.(PTI)
Droupadi Murmu, India's 15th President-elect, to be sworn in on Monday.(PTI)
Published on Jul 24, 2022 08:33 PM IST
Written by Sharmita Kar | Edited by Aryan Prakash

Droupadi Murmu to take oath as 15th President on July 25. Check full itinerary

Droupadi Murmu, the NDA's presidential candidate, was elected president, defeating Opposition candidate Yashwant Sinha. She won by an overwhelming margin against Sinha after receiving over 64 per cent valid votes in a day-long counting of ballots of MPs and MLAs, comprising the electoral college.

Droupadi Murmu will take oath as the 15th president of India on July 25.(HT_PRINT)
Droupadi Murmu will take oath as the 15th president of India on July 25.(HT_PRINT)
Published on Jul 22, 2022 07:27 PM IST
By | Written by Aryan Prakash

Who is Droupadi Murmu, BJP's candidate for presidential polls?

The former Jharkhand governor will be up against ex-Union minister Yashwant Sinha, the joint opposition's nominee, in the July 18 polls. If victorious, she will be the second woman, after Pratibha Patil, to be the country's President.

NDA's presidential nominee Droupadi Murmi (centre) with former President Pranab Mukherjee and ex-Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das. (File Photo/HT)
NDA's presidential nominee Droupadi Murmi (centre) with former President Pranab Mukherjee and ex-Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das. (File Photo/HT)
Published on Jun 21, 2022 10:20 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Presidential election: Why securing valid nomination difficult for commoners

Several conditions have been put up to discourage non-serious persons from filing nominations.

Rashtrapati Bhawan. (Photo by Arvind Yadav/ Hindustan Times)
Rashtrapati Bhawan. (Photo by Arvind Yadav/ Hindustan Times)
Published on Jun 12, 2022 07:45 AM IST

What President Ram Nath Kovind said about Usain Bolt | Video

The president also mentioned cricket icons Chris Gayle, George Headley and Michael Holding in his speech at the state banquet hosted by Sir Patrick Allen, Governor General of Jamaica.

President Ram Nath Kovind attended a state banquet hosted by Sir Patrick Allen, Governor General of Jamaica.(Twitter @rashtrapatibhvn)
President Ram Nath Kovind attended a state banquet hosted by Sir Patrick Allen, Governor General of Jamaica.(Twitter @rashtrapatibhvn)
Published on May 18, 2022 11:59 AM IST
Written by Ishika Yadav | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan

PM Modi, President lead Ram Navami greetings as India celebrates

President Ram Nath Kovind also extended his greeting via Twitter and wrote, “Maryada Purushottam Shri Ram’s life, his conscientiousness and high ideals are the source of guidance and inspiration for the entire humanity."

Ram Navami is one of the biggest Hindu festivals that marks the birth anniversary of Lord Ram, the seventh avatar of Vishnu.(File)
Ram Navami is one of the biggest Hindu festivals that marks the birth anniversary of Lord Ram, the seventh avatar of Vishnu.(File)
Published on Apr 10, 2022 10:03 AM IST
ByIshika Yadav | Edited by Swati Bhasin

Ukraine-Russia war: President Kovind says India’s stand ‘stable and consistent’

India has so far maintained a neutral stance on the war, while calling for an end to the violence.

President Ram Nath Kovind.(PTI file photo)
President Ram Nath Kovind.(PTI file photo)
Published on Apr 03, 2022 04:06 PM IST
ByIshika Yadav | Edited by Sohini Goswami

Lock Upp: Payal Rohatgi, Poonam Pandey fail to name the President of India

During a recent task on reality show Lock Upp, contestants including Payal Rohatgi, Poonam Pandey, Sara Khan and Nisha Rawal failed to name the President of India. 

Payal Rohatgi during her time on Lock Upp. 
Payal Rohatgi during her time on Lock Upp. 
Published on Mar 08, 2022 05:19 PM IST

India among top 50 innovative global economies: Prez Kovind in R-Day eve address

73rd Republic Day: The President said the central government has shown “relentless focus” on reforming every economic sector and providing a helping hand wherever necessary.

President Ram Nath Kovind addresses the nation on Tuesday. (Twitter @rashtrapatibhvn) 
President Ram Nath Kovind addresses the nation on Tuesday. (Twitter @rashtrapatibhvn) 
Published on Jan 25, 2022 08:03 PM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Watch Live: President Kovind's address to the nation on eve of Republic Day

73rd Republic Day: The broadcast of the President's address in Hindi and English on Doordarshan will be followed by a broadcast in regional languages.

President of India Ram Nath Kovind. (File Photo / HT)
President of India Ram Nath Kovind. (File Photo / HT)
Published on Jan 25, 2022 07:00 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Goa Liberation Day: President Kovind salutes soldiers who fought colonial rule

Goa Liberation Day is observed on December 19 every year in commemoration of the Indian armed forces freeing Goa from Portuguese colonial rule.

President of India Ram Nath Kovind (File Photo / ANI)
President of India Ram Nath Kovind (File Photo / ANI)
Published on Dec 19, 2021 10:48 AM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Prez begins 3-day visit to Bangladesh to attend 50th Victory Day celebrations

This is the first visit of President Kovind to Bangladesh since the Covid-19 outbreak.

President Ram Nath Kovind (File Photo)
President Ram Nath Kovind (File Photo)
Published on Dec 15, 2021 09:49 AM IST
ANI |

Human Rights Day 2021: President Kovind to address NHRC event

Human Rights Day is observed on December 10 every year, since it was on this very day in 1948 that the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a milestone document that enshrines the rights and freedoms of all human beings.

President Ram Nath Kovind (File Photo / ANI)
President Ram Nath Kovind (File Photo / ANI)
Published on Dec 10, 2021 07:22 AM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Feeling good to be finally conferred with Khel Ratna: Neeraj Chopra

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra received Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna award from President of India Ram Nath Kovind.

President Ram Nath Kovind presents the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award, 2021 to Neeraj Chopra for Athletics, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi, Nov. 13, 2021.(PTI)
President Ram Nath Kovind presents the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award, 2021 to Neeraj Chopra for Athletics, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi, Nov. 13, 2021.(PTI)
Published on Nov 13, 2021 10:10 PM IST
ANI | , New Delhi

Olympic gold medalist Neeraj Chopra receives Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna award

Neeraj Chopra, India's first individual Olympic gold medalist in athletics, received the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna award on Saturday.

Neeraj Chopra receives the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna award.(Twitter/rashtrapatibhvn)
Neeraj Chopra receives the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna award.(Twitter/rashtrapatibhvn)
Updated on Nov 13, 2021 09:24 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Balan Putheri, visually challenged man who authored 211 books, gets Padma Shri

Balan Putheri published his first book in 1983, and by 1997 (little more than a decade) he was found authoring his 50th book, Guruvayoor Ekadashi. The author lost his eyesight two years ago, yet he kept his literary zeal going.

President Kovind presents the Padma Shri award to Balan Putheri. (Photo via @rashtrapatibhvn)
President Kovind presents the Padma Shri award to Balan Putheri. (Photo via @rashtrapatibhvn)
Updated on Nov 10, 2021 12:26 PM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Prez begins 4-day Himachal trip today, to address special assembly session

President Ram Nath Kovind will be addressing a special session of the Himachal Pradesh assembly on the occasion of the golden jubilee of statehood.

President of India Ram Nath Kovind will be addressing a special session of the Himachal Pradesh assembly on Friday, as part of his four-day visit to the state. (File Photo / HT)
President of India Ram Nath Kovind will be addressing a special session of the Himachal Pradesh assembly on Friday, as part of his four-day visit to the state. (File Photo / HT)
Published on Sep 16, 2021 07:01 AM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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