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PM Modi, French President to hold delegation level talks today

PM Modi, French President to hold delegation level talks today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday will hold delegation level talks in the national capital. During the talks, both the leaders are expected to review the progress achieved in bilateral relations and exchange views on regional and international issues of mutual interest. Several agreements are expected to be signed in

PM Modi urges scientists

PM Modi urges scientists to find ways to enhance lives of humankind

PM Modi urges scientists: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said technology and artificial intelligence must be used towards ensuring the welfare of poorand underprivileged.“Day by day machines are becoming smarter and more intelligent through self-learning. Technology and artificial intelligence can, therefore, be used widely to enhance the lives of poor and underprivileged,” Prime Minister Modi said while addressing the nation in his monthly radio address Mann Ki Baat programme.The prime

Tripura election

Tripura election: PM Modi appeals all to turn up to vote

As polling began for Tripura election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed all, and particularly young voters, to cast their votes.“I appeal to my sisters and brothers of Tripura, particularly young voters, to turn out in record numbers and cast their vote in the Assembly Elections,” Modi tweeted. Voting in 59 seats of Tripura’s

Akshay Kumar supports Khelo India

Akshay Kumar supports ‘Khelo India’ initiative

Khelo India, an initiative to foster sports development in India, received a boost as Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar supports Khelo India initiative. Akshay Kumar, while commenting on his association with the initiative, said, “I am delighted to see that for the first time ever, through the Khelo India School Games and the broadcast of it on the Star Sports network,

Modi launch Khelo India School Games

PM Modi to launch Khelo India School Games today

PM Modi launch Khelo India School Games: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the first Khelo India School Games at Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in New Delhi on Wednesday. The Khelo India programme has been introduced to revive the sports culture in the country at grassroots level and make India a sporting nation.In keeping with Prime Minister Modi’s vision, Khelo India is expected to help scout young talent

Mann ki Baat 40th edition

Mann ki Baat: PM Modi to address nation today

Mann ki Baat 40th edition: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on Sunday in his monthly radio address Mann Ki Baat programme at 11 am. This will be the 40th edition of the Mann Ki Baat programme, which will be broadcast on All India Radio (AIR), Doordarshan and also on the Narendra Modi mobile application.In his 39th edition of ‘Mann

Small finance

Small finance, payment banks to expand pension scheme outreach

A total of 11 payment banks and 10 small finance banks were granted license from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to start banking operations in India, in a move to help expand the outreach of Atal Pension Yojana (APY), the government’s pension scheme. Payment banks and small finance banks are a new model of banking conceptualised by

Delhi post WEF

PM Modi returns to Delhi post WEF

PM Modi returns to Delhi post WEF. Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived at the Palam airport here, early Wednesday morning, after attending the plenary session of the 48th World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos.Chairman of WEF, Klaus Schwab hosted the session, where Prime Minister Modi showcased ‘New India’ to the global chief executives. He also interacted with the International Business Council and top

India means business: Modi tells global CEOs

India means business: Modi tells global CEOs

Davos, (Jan 23) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today told top CEOs here that India means business and presents exciting opportunity for the global businesses.Addressing a roundtable before a dinner meet, Modi narrated India’s growth story.He was accompanied by top government officials including Vijay Gokhale, Jai Shankar and Ramesh Abhishek. Under the tagline of “India means

Punjab BJP hails PM's move for simultaneous Lok Sabha, state assembly polls

Punjab BJP hails PM’s move for simultaneous Lok Sabha, state assembly polls

Punjab BJP hails PM’s move for simultaneous Lok Sabha, state assembly polls Amritsar – Punjab Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state executive member Rajinder Mohan Singh Chhina on Monday hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s proposed initiative of holding simultaneous elections to Parliament and state assemblies. He said it is a revolutionary idea which will give boost

PM Modi wishes for happier society on Basant Panchami

PM Modi wishes for happier society on Basant Panchami. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday extended greetings to the nation and wished for happier society on the auspicious occasion of Basant Panchami. “Greetings on Basant Panchami. I pray that this auspicious occasion makes our society happier and even more harmonious. May the blessings of Maa Saraswati always remain with us and

Trump follows PM Modi’s steps for country’s development: Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh [India] : – Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s development policies for country’s growth even inspired United States President Donald Trump.“When U.S. President Donald Trump was asked how he will work for the development of his country, he answered just like Prime Minister Modi is

Netanyahu describes Gandhi as ‘humanity’s great prophet’

Ahmedabad, Jan 17, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today described Mahatma Gandhi as one of the great prophets of humanity. Netanyahu arrived here this morning and held a grand roadshow along with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi before visiting the Sabarmati Ashram, the abode of Mahatma Gandhi for a long time. In a four-line message

BJP leader Devesh Moudgil becomes new MC mayor Chandigarh

New MC mayor Chandigarh: Chandigarh Municipal Corporation elections was held at Chandigarh on Tuesday at around 11 am. BJP leader Devesh Moudgil got 22 votes and was elected as the new mayor of Chandigarh. BJP leader Gurpreet Dhillon becomes Senior Deputy Mayor with 21 votes. Congress leader Sheela Devi got six votes for the post of Senior Deputy Mayor. After elected

first PIO Parliamentary Conference

PM Modi to inaugurate first PIO Parliamentary Conference today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Tuesday inaugurate the first PIO Parliamentary Conference in the Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra here. As many as 124 Members of Parliament and 17 mayors from 23 countries will participate in this conference.The event is scheduled to commence at 10 am with Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj‘s speech and Prime Minister Modi will be the

Kiran Bedi writes to PM, rejects Puducherry CM’s allegations

Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, briefing him about the allegations, she said, Chief Minister V Narayanasamy and his cabinet colleagues were making against her office. In the letter, she alleged that Narayanasamy and his colleagues were making “persistent” allegations that her office was a “bottleneck” in implementing welfare schemes. She

Modi, Putin vow to strengthen Indo-Russia strategic ties

Modi, Putin vow to strengthen Indo-Russia strategic ties

Modi, Putin vow to strengthen Indo-Russia strategic ties New Delhi – Prime Minister Narendra Modi today discussed the intensification of Indo-Russia ties with President Vladimir Putin, as the two sides agreed to strengthen the bilateral special and privileged partnership. Modi, during a telephonic conversation, greeted the Russian leader on the occasion of the New Year, a release

No exit from Rajiv Chowk Metro station after 9 pm on New Year's eve

No exit from Rajiv Chowk Metro station after 9 pm on New Year’s eve

No exit Rajiv Chowk Metro station 9 pm: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation has announced that on New Year’s Eve, December 31, passengers will not be allowed to exit from Rajiv Chowk Metro Station from 9 PM onwards. The step is being taken in a bid to enable the authorities to maintain law and order

Service is part of India's culture: Modi

PM Modi to address nation on ‘Mann Ki Baat’

Mann Ki Baat 39th edition: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share his thoughts with the nation on Sunday in his monthly radio address Mann Ki Baat programme at 11 am.This will be the 39th edition of the Mann Ki Baat programme, which will be broadcast on All India Radio (AIR), Doordarshan and also on the Narendra Modi mobile application.In

Service is part of India's culture: Modi

Modi to address two programmes via video conferencing

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address two important programmes — 85th Sivagiri Pilgrimage Celebrations and the 125th birth anniversary of physicist S.N. Bose — via video conference on Sunday and Monday.”On December 31, the Prime Minister, via video conference, will deliver the inaugural address on the 85th Sivagiri Pilgrimage Celebrations, at Sivagiri Mutt in Varkala