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TN CM calls on Prime Minister Modi, discusses projects

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami Saturday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his residence here and sought his support for various state-specific projects. Palaniswami, during the brief interaction, also presented him a memorandum on various development projects. Later, the chief minister took part in the fifth governing council meeting of NITI Aayog here.”The

Key Indian equity market indices open in green

Despite a muted trend in global markets, the key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened higher ahead of Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi’s swearing in ceremony later in the evening.The Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which had closed at 39,502.05 points on Wednesday, opened higher at 39,580.28 points. Minutes into trading, it was quoting

May, Merkel, Saudi Crown Prince congratulate Modi

UK Prime Minister Theresa May, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Sadi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his victory in the Lok Sabha elections, a statement said on Sunday.According to the statement, Modi received phone calls from May, Markel, Salman, Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and former

Ludhiana’s “befkoof Chaiwala” to contest Lok Sabha Elections

Ludhiana’s “befkoof Chaiwala” to contest Lok Sabha Elections

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: Following the footsteps of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a tea stall owner from Ludhiana has decided to contest Lok Sabha elections from Ludhiana as an Independent candidate. Famous with the name of “Befkoof Chai Wala” in Ludhiana, Ram Shankar is fed up with the unfulfilled promises of political parties, candidates and

India gets anti-satellite capability to become space superpower: PM

India gets anti-satellite capability to become space superpower: PM. India on Wednesday became “a space superpower” by becoming the fourth country to acquire anti-satellite capability, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Wednesday, calling it “a proud moment”.”Our scientists, a little while ago, have targeted a live satellite in space 300 km away in low earth

Election 2019:Dates for creating history come out

Election Schedule:Long awaited dates, which will proliferate the rates of political pundits,astrologers,influential babas inter-alia others as election material dealers, slogan fabricators etc, have been announced by the EC of India. What auspicious parameters have been observed is best known to the EC. Leaving everything aside, enjoy religiously your right to exercise franchise that too is

Boman Irani joins ‘PM Narendra Modi’ film

Boman Irani joins ‘PM Narendra Modi’ film. Veteran actor Boman Irani has joined actor Vivek Anand Oberoi in the upcoming biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.”It’s an honour to be chosen to be a part of such a landmark film. It’s a strong team comprising Sandip Ssingh (producer), Omung Kumar and Vivekanand Oberoi, and I

India striving Brain Gain

India striving efficiently to achieve ‘Brain Gain’: Union HRD Minister

KUSUM ARORA Jalandhar Two days after Nobel Laureate Duncan Haldane asked India to follow the example of rival country China to reverse brain drain, Union Human Resource Development Minister Parkash Javadekar Sunday said that India was striving efficiently to achieve Brain -Gain through major initiatives launched by Modi government. The Union HRD minister was seen

Plea against banning trailer of 'The Accidental Prime Minister' rejected

“The Accidental Prime Minister” crashes into controversy

‘The Accidental Prime Minister’, starring Anupam Kher as Manmohan Singh, is the BJP’s propaganda against their party, Congress leaders said on Friday as the former prime minister evaded comment on the growing  controversy over the film on him. The trailer of the film, based on the book of the same name by Sanjay Baru who served as Singh’s media advisor from 2004 to 2008, was released in

One held for vandalising Rajiv Gandhi's statue in Ludhiana

One held for vandalising Rajiv Gandhi’s statue in Ludhiana

One person was arrested in the case of vandalising the statue of former Prime Minister and Bharat Ratna recipient Rajiv Gandhi here on Tuesday. He has been identified as Gurdeep Singh Gosha. Police have registered a first information report (FIR) against two persons Mitpal Singh and Gurdeep Singh this connection. Police said that Singh was

India to increase public health spending to 2.5 pc of GDP: PM

India is set to increase its public health spending to 2.5 per cent of its GDP by 2025, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Wednesday, as he asserted that women, children and youth will continue to remain at the heart of every policy, programme and initiative of the government.  Addressing the 2018 Partners’ Forum here, Modi said

PM Narendra Modi Rajasthan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi beating the drum at Rajasthan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi beating the drum at Rajasthan during a function today morning.   Source:

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PM Modi to attend Maldivian President-elect’s swearing-in on Nov 17

Prime Minister Narendra Modi  will be visiting Maldives  to attend the swearing-in of President-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih.  Modi to attend Maldivian President-elect’s swearing-in on November on November 17. Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) official spokesperson Raveesh Kumar  announced it in a Referring to the Maldivian President-elect’s invite to Prime Minister Modi, he said: “PM has accepted the invitation with pleasure. In Keeping

Prime Minister inaugurates Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s Statue of Unity

Prime Minister inaugurates Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s Statue of Unity. Narendra Modi inaugurated Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s ‘Statue of Unity’ on the occasion his 143rd birth anniversary on Wednesday. Located on Sadhu-Bet Island, Gujarat, the 182-metre tall statue occupies over 20,000 square meters, and is surrounded by a 12 square km artificial lake. The structure has the


Prime Minister Modi assures support to flood-hit Punjab

Punjab: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday assured Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh of all support from the Centre in tackling the flood situation arising in the state due to incessant rains. Prime Minister spoke with Singh on phone and enquired about the flood situation in the state, and assured him of all possible

Russian award for PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi extends greetings on Ganesh Chaturthi

PM Modi extends greetings on Ganesh Chaturthi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday wished the nation on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi. “Greetings on the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi,” the Prime Minister wrote on Twitter. The Hindu festival is dedicated to the Lord of new beginnings, Ganesha. The celebration is marked with the installation of the deity’s idol at home and

Kerala Floods: PM Modi conducts aerial survey, announces financial aid

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday conducted an aerial survey of flood-affected Kerala. He announced an ex-gratia of Rs. 2 lakh per person to the next kin of the deceased and Rs. 50,000 to those seriously injured, from PM’s National Relief Funds (PMNRF). Earlier in the day, in a review meeting with Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan,

Vajpayee passes away

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