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Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away on Thursday at All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) following a prolonged illness. He was 93. “It is with profound grief that we inform about the sad demise of former Prime Minister of India, Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee at 05:05pm on 16.08.2018. Shri Vajpayee was admitted in

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Imran Khan to be formally announced as Pak PM nominee tomorrow

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan would be formally announced as the nominee for the next prime minister of Pakistan on Monday, party spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry said. He was quoted by Geo News as saying that the PTI party’s parliamentary meeting would take place at a private hostel in Islamabad. Chaudhry informed on Sunday, “Imran Khan will

Congress taunts Modi for friendship with Sharif

Congress taunts Modi for friendship with Sharif. The Congress party on Saturday jumped on the Twitter to comment about former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s arrest and taunt Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi about his friendship with Sharif. “Nawaz Sharif has been arrested on corruption charges. We’d like to know what his dear friend, PM

President Kovind, PM Modi congratulate Hima Das for scripting history

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have applauded Hima Das, who recently became the first Indian woman to win gold at IAAF World U-20 Athletics Championships.Taking to social media, President Kovind congratulated sprinter Das for her performance and said it is a “very proud” moment for Assam and India. “Congratulations to our sensational

PM Modi lauds S Korea's participation in 'Make in India'

PM Modi lauds S Korea’s participation in ‘Make in India’

PM Modi lauds S Korea’s participation in ‘Make in India’. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday lauded South Korea for its participation in the ‘Make in India’ mission, which, he said, has created many employment opportunities in India. “South Korea’s participation in our ‘Make in India’ mission has created many employment opportunities in India,” Prime

No MSP, only Swami Nathan: Farmers ‘urge to Prime Minister with ultimatum

No MSP, only Swami Nathan: Farmers ‘urge to Prime Minister with ultimatum

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: Farmers ‘outfits do not seem united on the same demand of MSP on crops. That’s why the main outfits of farmers’BKU (Rajewal) and BKU (Lakhowal) held separate activities in the Chandigarh. President of BKU (Rajewal), Balbir Singh Rajewal said in the meeting that the increase in MSP on crops is based on

Prime Minister to lay foundation stone of National Centre for Aging at AIIMS

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone for the National Centre for Aging at All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on Friday. The ward, with around 200 beds centre, will provide Multi-Speciality healthcare to the older people. The Prime Minister will also inaugurate the 555 bed Super Speciality Block in Safdarjung

International Yoga Day: PM Modi performs asanas with volunteers in Dehradun

International Yoga Day: On the fourth edition of International Yoga Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that Yoga has become one of the unifying forces of the world. Addressing the gathering on the occasion here, Prime Minister Modi said, “In today’s fast changing time, Yoga binds together a person’s body, brain and soul, hence making

PM Modi to chair NITI Aayog meeting today

NITI Aayog meeting: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the fourth meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Aayog at Rashtrapati Bhawan today. The Council is likely to discuss important issues such as measures taken to double farmers’ income; progress of flagship schemes such as Ayushman Bharat, National Nutrition Mission, and Mission Indradhanush; development of

Narendra Modi to interact with farmers via NaMo app

Narendra Modi to interact with farmers via NaMo app

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said he will interact with the farmers across India via NaMo app on June 20. The Prime Minister said he will discuss all the topics related to the agriculture sector. “On June 20 at 9:30 AM, I will interact with the farmers of the country,” Prime Minister Modi said

PM Modi inaugurates Bhilai Steel Plant’s extension

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated the modernised extension of Chhattisgarh‘s Bhilai Steel Plant. The Prime Minister held a roadshow in Bhilai prior to his visit to the Steel Plant, while he also inaugurated the Integrated Command and Control Centre in Naya Raipur.According to an official release, “The modernization includes installation of cutting-edge technologies

PM Modi to inaugurate multiple projects in Chhattisgarh today

PM Modi to inaugurate multiple projects in Chhattisgarh today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday will embark on a one-day visit to Chhattisgarh, where he will inaugurate multiple projects in the state. The Prime Minister will first inaugurate the Integrated Command and Control Centre in Naya Raipur Smart City. Next, Prime Minister Modi will visit

PM Modi nominates Kumaraswamy for fitness challenge

PM Modi nominates Kumaraswamy for fitness challenge. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday nominated Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy and table tennis player Manika Batra for the ‘Fitness Challenge’, as part of ‘Hum Fit Toh India Fit’ campaign. The Prime Minister also nominated entire fraternity of brave IPS officers, especially those above 40 years to

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Cong stalled Parliament to block OBC commission: PM Modi

Lashing out at the Congress party on the last day of campaigning before Karnataka goes to polls on May 12, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accused the party of indulging in vote bank politics and stalling the bill in the Rajya Sabha that gives constitutional status to National Commission for Backward Classes. “Congress wants

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PM Modi rakes up surgical strike, says ‘Cong disrespected soldiers’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, lashed out at the Congress for disrespecting the sacrifices of the country’s soldiers and questioning them during the surgical strikes against Pakistan.  Addressing an election rally in Kalabugari district of poll-bound Karnataka, the Prime Minister said “Congress has no respect for the sacrifices of our soldiers. When our soldiers

PM Modi failed to tackle farmers apathy in K’taka, says Rahul

PM Modi failed to tackle farmers apathy in K’taka, says Rahul. Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the condition of farmers in Karnataka and said that the Centre failed to tackle the apathy of the peasants. The Congress chief took to his Twitter handle to share a data, highlighting

PM Modi to meet German Chancellor Merkel on way back from Britain

PM Modi to meet German Chancellor Merkel on way back from Britain

PM Modi to meet German Chancellor Merkel on way back from Britain. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a stopover in Berlin on April 20 after concluding his visits to Sweden and the United Kingdom. The External Affairs Ministry said in its statement, “At the suggestion of German Chancellor Angela

PM Modi greets nation on Ram Navami

PM Modi greets nation on Ram Navami. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday extended his greeting to the nation on Ram Navami. The Prime Minister took to Twitter and said, “I offer my greeting on the holy occasion of Ram Navami to all the citizens.” राम नवमी के पावन अवसर पर सभी देशवासियों को बहुत-बहुत

Prime Minister Narendra Modi wishes people on Navaratri

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday extended his greetings to the nation on the occasion of Navaratri and the beginning of the “new year”. “Several people across the nation are celebrating the start of the New Year. I convey my greetings to all those celebrating. May the year ahead be a wonderful one,” the Prime

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Delhi TB Summit: WHO South-East Asia countries commit to end TB

Tracking progress to eliminate tuberculosis, member countries of WHO South-East Asia Region have committed to further intensifying efforts to ensure rapid and concrete progress to End TB by 2030. In a statement adopted at the Delhi End TB Summit here, member countries unanimously agreed to actualizing and intensifying essential actions agreed to in the Delhi Call to Action which was adopted in March