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Now Modi suggests 'lunch pe charcha'

Now Modi suggests ‘lunch pe charcha’

New Delhi: After the “chai pe charcha” campaign during the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked his party MPs to hold “lunch pe charcha” to spread the good points of the Union Budget 2018-19 among the people. The Prime Minister’s suggestion came at a BJP Parliamentary[Read More…]

Congress worships one family, can't respect democracy: Modi

PM Modi remembers Lal Bahadur Shastri’s courageous leadership

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid tribute to former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on his 52nd death anniversary saying he will be remembered for his courageous leadership. “We pay homage to Shastriji on his punya tithi (death anniversary). His impeccable service and courageous leadership will be remembered for[Read More…]

Madhya Pradesh to enact law for journalists' security: Minister

PM Modi’s ‘economic mismanagement’ decelerated growth: Congress

The Congress on Wednesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the slowdown in GDP and said the government’s “gross economic mismanagement” decelerated India’s growth story. “(The) government’s gross economic mismanagement, which has decelerated the India story, speaks volumes. GDP growth slows to four year low,” Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala tweeted.[Read More…]

Not eyeing foreign territories to exploit resources: PM Modi

Not eyeing foreign territories to exploit resources: PM Modi

In an apparent dig at China, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday India was not eyeing foreign territories and exploiting anyone’s resources. “We do not intend to exploit anyone’s resources, nor we are eyeing anyone’s territory. Our focus has always been on capacity building and resource development,” Modi said,[Read More…]

'Mann Ki Baat' among most trending Twitter hashtags in 2017

‘Mann Ki Baat’ among most trending Twitter hashtags in 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Mann Ki Baat” radio programme has emerged as the most trending hashtag on Twitter in 2017 in the news and governance category, followed by #jallikattu and #GST, the micro-blogging platform said on Thursday. #Mannkibaat sparked a great deal of commentary all over the year, including a[Read More…]

President, VP, PM Modi greet nation on Christmas

President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday wished the nation on the occasion of Christmas. “Merry Christmas to all fellow citizens, especially our Christian brothers and sisters. May the festival bring happiness to our families and our shared society,” Kovind tweeted. “Extend[Read More…]

Why now more than ever do we need a secular India?

Why now more than ever do we need a secular India?

Indian democracy has been unique in encompassing the plurality of religion, giving freedom to practice religion, recognising it as an essential part of Indian psyche and yet never declaring a state religion. The nation’s constitution-makers took care to adopt the term to plural and multicultural Indian sensibilities. Our secularism is[Read More…]

PM Modi in Kerala to visit Ockhi-hit villages

PM Modi in Kerala to visit Ockhi-hit villages

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Tuesday to visit coastal villages in Kerala that were ravaged by Cyclone Ockhi. He later visited Tamil Nadu. Modi flew in from Lakshadweep, where the cyclone destroyed properties. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan received the Prime Minister. Gujarat result a ‘massive jolt’ to[Read More…]

Millennials prefer exploring international destinations more: Survey

LS disrupted over PM’s allegation against Manmohan Singh

The Lok Sabha was disrupted again on Tuesday as Congress members sought to raise the allegations levelled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi against his predecessor Manmohan Singh. Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, unhappy over the uproar, adjourned the House briefly. As soon as the House met, Congress members again tried to raise[Read More…]

PM Modi hopes for fruitful winter session

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed hope that the winter session of Parliament that starts here on Friday will be productive. “The time of the House will be utilised positively on debates in the interest of the nation,” Modi told the media ahead of the session. The session, which would[Read More…]

Rahul Gandhi turns 49, PM Modi extends wishes

PM has helped me the most, don’t hate him: Rahul Gandhi

Congress President-elect Rahul Gandhi has said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi helped him “the most” and he does not hate him. “Modiji has helped me the most… How can I hate him,” Rahul Gandhi said in an interview to Gujarati news channel GSTV. Leaders pay homage to Parliament attack victims;[Read More…]

Modi takes dig at Rahul, says all GST issues resolved

Modi takes dig at Rahul, says all GST issues resolved

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday ridiculed the Congress for criticising his government over problems caused by the Goods and Services Tax and demonetization and claimed these issues had been resolved. He also took a dig at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi. Modi claimed his government had initiated the unique Pradhan[Read More…]

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