Thursday, December 09, 2021

Prime minister Narendra Modi


Demonetisation 100 days: PM Narendra Modi’s pledge to fight black money and his push for digital economy

February 16, 2017 7:21 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has meandered around the idea of demonetisation but never clearly gave away his agenda.

PM Modi has nothing to lose if he speaks in Parliament on demonetisation

December 08, 2016 6:46 pm

Demonetisation is part of Modi’s grand design to tackle the black money issue in the country. He should be at the forefront silencing his critics in Parliament with the merits of his program.

PM Modi thanks Swaraj for launching PMO India site in six languages

May 29, 2016 1:29 pm

The six languages include- Bengali, Marathi, Gujarati, Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu.

Govt approves two bills to modify Scheduled Tribes' list in five states

May 25, 2016 7:19 pm

After the amendment, members of the communities included in the list will be able to derive benefits meant for STs under the existing schemes.

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalitha seeks PM's intervention in repatriation of 63 fishermen

April 02, 2016 3:50 pm

In a letter, Jayalalithaa said while 62 fishermen hailed from different districts of the state including Nagapattinam and Cuddalore, the other was from Kerala.

Next door Nepal: Two PMs, and a standstill

March 07, 2016 12:30 am

Despite Oli’s claim that he went to Delhi with no list and came back having totally repaired the relationship, the trip is being scrutinised within the governing coalition and by the opposition, with usual suspicions of “secret deals” in the air.

French President’s visit: Chandigarh to ensure there’s no repeat of Prime Minister visit fiasco

January 23, 2016 3:16 am

Modi’s maiden visit to Chandigarh as Prime Minister was a fiasco, with schools being shut down, people being asked to remain indoors, and even the crematorium being inaccessible.

Swachh Bharat: One year on

September 26, 2015 3:10 am

Centre has started a citizen engagement campaign from September 25— the birth anniversary of Deen Dayal Upadhyay at ward, city and state-level.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asks actors, youths to popularise handloom

August 07, 2015 2:13 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged movie stars, youths and others to use handloom products to give a much needed boost to the sector.

In free fall

February 24, 2015 1:25 am

Maldives needs to sort out its own problems but some plainspeaking by Modi government may be in order.


Armed forces suffered due to criminal negligence by previous govt: PM

June 18, 2020 2:27 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the armed forces and national security suffered due to criminal negligence before his government came to power in 2014, in an attack directed at the Congress.

PM Modi inaugurates Kundli-Manesar expressway, Congress calls in unsafe

June 18, 2020 2:28 pm

At the inauguration of the Kundli-Manesar expressway, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacks Congress. The grand old party responds by calling it a publicity stunt in election season.

What PM Modi said about Sardar Patel when he unveiled the statue.

June 18, 2020 2:31 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recounted the work done by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in his speech as he paid his tribute.

The World's Tallest Statue - Statue of Unity is now open

June 18, 2020 2:31 pm

The Statue of Unity will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31, 2018. Here are some interesting facts about world's tallest statue located at the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada river in Gujarat.

What were the cases CBI Director Alok Verma was investigating before he was sent on leave

June 18, 2020 2:32 pm

The CBI director, Alok Verma, was investigating several key cases, including a complaint about the controversial Rafale deal, when the government suddenly sent him on leave.

PM Narendra Modi gets Seoul Peace Prize 2018

June 18, 2020 2:32 pm

Congratulations pour in as Prime Minister Narendra Modi is conferred with the Seoul Peace Prize 2018 for his contribution to high economic growth in India and world through ‘Modinomics’.

Police Commemoration Day: PM Modi inaugurates a museum, a sculpture and a wall of valour

June 18, 2020 2:33 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated and dedicated to the nation a refurbished national police memorial in New Delhi and a newly-built museum for the khaki-donning forces.

Sikkim gets its first airport, India its 100th

June 18, 2020 2:36 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated Sikkim’s first airport at Pakyong. At a height of 4,500 ft, it is India’s 100th functional airport.

Increasing airfare in time of distress is concerning: Mahesh Sharma

February 24, 2016 12:38 pm

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Wednesday reacted over the price hike by private airlines in the time of crisis. He said it is a matter of serious consideration for them as well as for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He further said that airlines should not increase their prices during the crisis period. He added that Air India has always played a social holistic role and acted in the same way during Nepal’s earthquake.