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GST Bill finally passed: A new law for a new India, says PM Modi

New Delhi [India] | March 30, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Lok Sabha today passed four key Goods and Services Tax Bills, rejecting amendments moved by the opposition. The Bills are related to Central GST, Integrated GST, UT GST and GST Compensation.... read..
 

PM Modi likely to visit U.S. later this year: White House

Washington D. C. [USA] | March 29, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Washington later this year.... read..
 

India will be delighted to welcome Malaysian PM: PM Modi

New Delhi [India] | March 29, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that India will be delighted to welcome Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak to the country, adding that his counterpart's visit will boost relations between the two countries.... read..
 

Xiaomi CEO calls on Modi

New Delhi | Tuesday, Mar 28 2017 IST
Xiaomi founder-chairman and CEO Lei Jun today discussed the smartphone manufacturer's growth plans and showed support for Mr. Modi's "Make in India" initiative. Sharing the mobile manufacturer's journey so far in India, and how smartphones were c... read..
 

Xiaomi CEO meets Modi, promises more jobs

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
Chinese technology company Xiaomi's founder and CEO Lei Jun met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday and said the company was committed to creating more jobs in India.... read..
 

CM blames Modi for unemployment, inflation, corruption

Agartala | Tuesday, Mar 28 2017 IST
Chief Minister Manik Sarkar blamed the Modi led NDA government at the Centre for growing unemployment, inflation, corruption and communalism across the country. Addressing at the general council meeting of Bank Employees Federation of India (BEFI) her... read..
 

Congress leader congratulates PM Modi for overwhelming victory in assembly elections

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] | March 28, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Congress leader from Karnataka and former union minister M.V. Rajasekharan praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for winning the assembly elections with the support of young leaders.... read..
 

Interpol denies Red Notice against Lalit Modi

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST
Interpol has given a major reprieve to graft tainted former Indian Premier League (IPL) Chairman Lalit Modi denying a Red Notice against him.... read..
 

Grant audience to agitating farmers : Vaiko urges Modi

Chennai | Tuesday, Mar 28 2017 IST
MDMK General Secretary Vaiko today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to grant an audience to the representatives of farmers, who had been agitating at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi for the last 14 days, and concede their genuine demands that included waiver... read..
 

Red Corner notice for Lalit Modi premature: Interpol (Lead)

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 7:15:04 PM IST
Graft-tainted former cricket czar Lalit Modi got a major reprieve after the Interpol declined a "premature" Indian request for a Red Corner Notice to seek his arrest and extradition as a probe against him in India hasn't concluded. Modi tweeted his happin... read..
 

Trump calls Modi to congratulate him on UP election results

Washington |Tuesday, 2017 11:15:04 PM IST
US President Donald Trump telephoned Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday to congratulate him on the Bharatiya Janata Party's victory in Uttar Pradesh and other states, according to the White House.... read..
 

Modi government showing double standards over Lokpal: Congress

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 7:15:04 PM IST
The Congress on Tuesday accused the Narendra Modi government of double standards on the Lokpal issue by saying that the ombudsman can't be appointed in the absence of Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha.... read..
 

PM Modi to visit Washington this year -White House

WASHINGTON | Tuesday, Mar 28 2017 IST
US President Donald Trump spoke by phone to Prime Minister Narendra Modi today and said he looked forward to playing host to a visit by Mr Modi to Washington later this year. The White House said Trump spoke with Modi to congratulate him on the out... read..
 

PM Modi extends greetings on Gudi Padwa, Cheti Chand

New Delhi [India] | March 28, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Extending his greetings to the people of Maharashtra on the special occasion of Gudi Padwa, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said may the coming year bring happiness, good health and prosperity.... read..
 

Modi greets people on New Year

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 10:45:04 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday greeted the nation on the occasion of the New Year and wished that it brings prosperity and better health to all.... read..
 

Trump conveys his felicitations to PM Modi on electoral results

New Delhi [India] | March 28, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday called Prime Minister Narendra Modi and congratulated him on his recent electoral success.... read..
 

PM Modi to hold meeting with full Council of Ministers

New Delhi [India] | March 28, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a meeting with full Council of Ministers on Tuesday.... read..
 

PM Modi to chair Cabinet Meeting reviewing GST Bill

New Delhi [India] | March 27, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday will chair a Cabinet Meet to mainly review the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, for which four supporting bills were presented in Parliament today by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.... read..
 

PM Modi to join devotees in observing nine-day fast this Navratri

New Delhi [India] | March 27, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
During the auspicious occasion of Navratri which begins on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will observe his nine-day fast, a practice that he has been following for more than four decades.... read..
 

PM Modi should've urged youth to not go abroad: SP dismisses 'Bhavya and Divya Bharat'

New Delhi [India] | March 27, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Samajwadi Party on Sunday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement that 125 crore Indians wanted to create a 'Bhavya and Divya Bharat' and asserted that instead of saying this, the former should have urged the youth to use their skills in I... read..
 

Kashmiris avail benefits under PM Modi's 'Jan Aushadhi Scheme'

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] | March 27, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Aiming to provide generic drugs at affordable rates, Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led 'Jan Aushadhi' scheme has opened one of its stores in Srinagar's Rajbagh area in Kashmir.... read..
 

JMM opposes Modi's visit before by-poll

Ranchi |Monday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST
The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Monday wrote to the Election Commission opposing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Jharkhand just before the Littipara assembly by-poll on April 9.... read..
 

PM Modi administration doesn't listen to him: DMK on RTI over demonetization

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | March 27, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
After the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) refused to answer as to why the conversion of old currency was not allowed under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Monday taunted the Central Government saying it didn't listen... read..
 

PM Modi asks Brahma Kumaris to spread use of digital transactions

New Delhi [India] | March 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Extending his greetings on Cheti Chand and Samvatsar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asked the Brahma Kumaris to spread the use of digital transactions.... read..
 

Mann Ki Baat: Modi wishes Bangladesh on its Independence Day

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wished neighbouring Bangladesh on its Independence Day on March 26.... read..
 

Congress questions freedom of speech in PM Modi's 'Mann ki Baat'

New Delhi [India] | March 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Hitting back at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Congress on Sunday questioned as to why the young citizens of the country are arrested for executing freedom of speech online or on social media like Facebook.... read..
 

India stands shoulder to shoulder with Bangladesh as a strong friend: PM Modi

New Delhi [India] | March 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wished Bangladesh on its Independence Day and assured that New Delhi will stand by Dhaka as a strong friend.... read..
 

'New India' is change in mindset of 125 crore Indians, says Modi

New Delhi | Sunday, Mar 26 2017 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today defined the 'New India' as change in mindset of 125 crore Indians. ''New India is not a government scheme or a matter of politics. It manifests the strength of each and every India, who will together create a ... read..
 

PM Modi to address 30th edition of 'Mann Ki Baat' today

New Delhi [India] | March 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share his thoughts on a number of themes and issues in the 30th edition of his radio address programme 'Mann ki Baat' today.... read..
 

Terrorism poses great challenge to humanity: PM Modi

New Delhi [India] | March 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called upon the nation to fight against the evil of terrorism, saying that it has posed a great challenge to humanity.... read..
 

Contribute to New India, Modi tells people (Roundup)

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said India was marching from "Swaraj to Su-raj" and urged the 125 crore people to contribute towards creating a "New India".... read..
 

Modi lauds Gandhi enterprise as a young revolutionary

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 12:15:04 PM IST
On the centennial year of Champaran and Kheda agitations helmed by Mahatma Gandhi, Prime Minister Narenda Modi on Sunday reminded the countrymen of the great leader's arrival in public life at a time which was a "turning point".... read..
 

PM Modi thanks nation for supporting 'digital transaction' movement

New Delhi[India] | March 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Pitching for digitalization during the 30th edition of 'Mann Ki Baat', Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the people of the nation have extended their support towards the movement of digital transactions and in the process, have successfully disc... read..
 

Every citizen can combat against black money: Modi

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 12:15:04 PM IST
Expressing his gratitude to people for taking to digital payments, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' said that every Indian can combat black money.... read..
 

Depression curable, speaking about it helps: Modi

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on people to change the society's mindset about the menace of "depression" and to encourage its victims to speak up.... read..
 

New India is joint call of 125 crore Indians: Modi

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the 'New India' was a joint call and desire of 125 crore Indians and called upon the people to perform their duties as responsible citizens.... read..
 

From Bhagat Singh to Black Money: Highlights from PM Modi's 30th Mann Ki Baat address

New Delhi [India] | March 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Addressing his first Mann Ki Baat address since the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) landslide victory in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday spoke on a range of issues from Bangladesh Independence Day to the freedom... read..
 

Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi remembers Mahatma Gandhi, hails freedom fighters

New Delhi [India] | March 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Prime Minsiter Narendra Modi while addressing the 30th edition of his monthly radio broadcast 'Mann Ki Baat', on Sunday hailed Mahatma Gandhi and recalled the bravery of the freedom fighters.... read..
 

Gayatri thanks PM Modi for acknowledging problem, urges govt. to take prompt action

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India] | March 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for addressing the problem raised by Gayatri in her phone message, the class 11 student said it was the fault of both people and the government for this ever-increasing problem of garbage.... read..
 

PM Modi calls on nation to fight menace of 'food wastage'

New Delhi [India] | March 26, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed his concern on food wastage and called on the nation to fight against this menace, as it was a social evil.... read..
 

Odisha house committee to meet Modi seeking paddy MSP hike

Bhubaneswar |Saturday, 2017 8:45:04 PM IST
A house committee, led by the assembly Speaker, will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to demand increase of Minimum Support Price (MSP) of paddy, Agriculture Minister Pradeep Maharathy said on Saturday.... read..
 

''People for Animals'' to urge Modi to implement Animal rights, laws against cruelty to animals

Angul | Saturday, Mar 25 2017 IST
A four –member team of a voluntary organsiation People for Animals has left for New Delhi to request Prime Minister Narendra Modi for proper implementation of animal rights and various laws against the cruelty to animals in the country particularly in O... read..
 

Kerala to get representation in Modi cabinet

Thiruvananthapuram |Friday, 2017 3:15:05 PM IST
Kerala will get a representation in the Modi cabinet during the next reshuffle, a party leader said on Friday.... read..
 

PM Modi conveys his condolences for London attack victims

New Delhi [India] | March 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday had a telephonic conversation with his Britain counterpart Theresa May and expressed India's solidarity and conveyed deepest condolences for victims of the terror attack in London.... read..
 

PM Modi congratulates sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik for Guinness records

New Delhi [India] | March 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated Odisha-born world renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik for registering his name in the Guinness Book of Records by creating world's tallest sandcastle on Puri sea beach on February 10.... read..
 

Modi calls up May to condole London terror attack deaths

New Delhi |Friday, 2017 8:45:05 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called up his British counterpart Theresa May to convey India's support in wake of the London terror attack.... read..
 

India dismisses NYT editorial on Modi-Adityanath as ''subjective''

New Delhi | Friday, Mar 24 2017 IST
India today dismissed as ''subjective'' the New York Times editorial questioning Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party BJP over the installation of fire brand Hindu cleric Yogi Adityanath as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister. It said the choice o... read..
 

PM Modi breaks new ground; launches Op-Ed section on his App

New Delhi [India] | March 23, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Users of the Narendra Modi App recently received a comprehensive update on their smartphones.... read..
 

Impressed with PM Modi's 'zero tolerance' for corruption: S.M. Krishna

New Delhi [India] | March 23, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Former Karnataka chief minister and Congress veteran S.M. Krishna, who yesterday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), on Thursday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation drive.... read..
 

UK Parliament attack: PM Modi extends support in fight against terrorism

New Delhi [India] | March 23, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Condemning the recent terror attack outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India stands with the United Kingdom in the fight against terrorism.... read..
 

Modi government legalizes political corruption: CPI-M

New Delhi |Thursday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST
The CPI-M on Thursday accused the Modi government of creating "new avenues for large-scale money laundering" while claiming to be fighting corruption in public life.... read..
 
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