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Ram Nath Kovind: BJP’s masterstroke or social justice for Dalits?

BJP's decision to pick Ram Nath Kovind for president's post is part of its Dalit outreach programme.

Pranab Mukherjee given last Guard of Honour at Rashtrapati Bhawan

As newly elect President Ram Nath Kovind takes charge, outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee receives guard of honour on his farewell. Watch to know more.

From Pranab Mukherjee to Ram Nath Kovind - Here's how digital transition of Indian President's official account is done

From Pranab Mukherjee to Ram Nath Kovind - Here's how digital transition of Indian President's official account is done

Ram Nath Kovind's swearing in as the 14th head of the state of the Republic of India on Tuesday also paved for the digital transition of Indian President's official Twitter account.

President Kovind's college hosts lunch to celebrate his success

President Kovind's college hosts lunch to celebrate his success

President Ram Nath Kovind's school on Tuesday hosted a lunch to celebrate the success of its former student.

PM Modi congratulates Kovind on being sworn in as 14th President of India

PM Modi congratulates Kovind on being sworn in as 14th President of India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated Ram Nath Kovind on being sworn in as the President. Kovind was today sworn in as the 14th president of India.

This is going to be new house of outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee

Watch to know the new residence of outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee. To be sworn President Ram Nath Kovind will himself accompany Pranab Mukherjee to his new residence at 10, rajaji Marg.

Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as President, calls for making India an economic leader, moral exemplar

Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as President, calls for making India an economic leader, moral exemplar

Ram Nath Kovind was on Tuesday sworn in as 14th President and called for making India an economic leader as well as a moral exemplar.

Watch - Ram Nath Kovind's swearing-in ceremony as President

Swearing ceremony begins with National Anthem

Watch: Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as India's 14th President

Ram Nath Kovind was sworn in as India's 14th President today at a ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament. Chief Justice JS Khehar swore-in the new President at a ceremonial function in the Parliament House.

Ram Nath Kovind becomes 14th President of India- Here are the highlights from his maiden speech

Ram Nath Kovind becomes 14th President of India- Here are the highlights from his maiden speech

"I bow to the 125 crore citizens of this great nation and promise to stay true to the trust they have bestowed on me."

Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as India's 14th President, makes first tweet

Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as India's 14th President, makes first tweet

Ram Nath Kovind, a former BJP member, was on Tuesday sworn in as the 14th President of India.

Ram Nath Kovind sworn in as India's 14th President, says 'we are diverse, yet united and one'

Ram Nath Kovind was sworn in as India's 14th President on Tuesday at a ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament. Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, Union Ministers, Governors, Chief Ministers, Ambassadors and other diplomats, MPs and senior civil and military officers were among those present.

Ram Nath Kovind's swearing-in ceremony: Extended family reaches Parliament

Ram Nath Kovind's extended family reached Parliament House to attend the event and show their support. Watch their reaction to the 14th President elect.

Ram Nath Kovind all set to swear-in as 14th President of India: Here's the list of guests and ceremony details

Ram Nath Kovind all set to swear-in as 14th President of India: Here's the list of guests and ceremony details

"I will also prepare 'Kadhi' in the Rashtrapati Bhawan as Kovind is very fond of it," Vidyawati said. Kovind has also invited three of his friends Satish Chandra Misra, Madhusudan Goel and Dr Jai Gopal  to attend the oath-taking ceremony.

Watch: Dress rehearsal for oath-taking ceremony of President-elect Ram Nath Kovind

President-elect Ram Nath kovind will be taking oath of biggest constitutional post of the country on July 25 and the rehearsals of the ceremony are going on full swing. Watch the video to know more.

Nitish to attend dinner hosted by PM Modi for outgoing President, likely to meet Sonia, Rahul

Nitish to attend dinner hosted by PM Modi for outgoing President, likely to meet Sonia, Rahul

Nitish's meeting with Rahul comes days after Sonia spoke to the Bihar CM and to Lalu Prasad in an effort to prevent a collapse of the ruling coalition.
 

Rashtrapati Bhavan cancels Saturday's Change of Guard ceremony

"The Change of Guard Ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan will not be held on Saturday due to full dress rehearsal for assumption of office of the President of India by the President-elect on July 25," a Rashtrapati Bhavan statement said. 

Ram Nath Kovind:  His rise from Kanpur's Paraukh village to 340-room Rashtrapati Bhavan

Ram Nath Kovind: His rise from Kanpur's Paraukh village to 340-room Rashtrapati Bhavan

As soon Ram Nath Kovind, a Dalit Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader was elected the 14th President of India, his ancestral village Paraukh in Kanpur Dehat district burst into celebrations. Residents lit lamps with ghee, played gulal (colour), burst firecrackers as their 'Baba Ji', defeated Opposition candidate Meira Kumar in a straight fight by a huge margin of 334,730. 

Jolted by Ram Nath Kovind's victory in Presidential election, Opposition parties to discuss cross-voting

Jolted by Ram Nath Kovind's victory in Presidential election, Opposition parties to discuss cross-voting

Opposition parties including Congress will on Friday discuss the issue of alleged cross-voting that happened during the Presidential Elections in which NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind emerged victorious.

Ram Nath Kovind is India's next President: How cross-voting by Opposition lawmakers boosted his bid

Ram Nath Kovind is India's next President: How cross-voting by Opposition lawmakers boosted his bid

Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Goa, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi are among other states that witnessed cross-voting in Ram Nath Kovind's favour.