Narendra Modi

Modi returning on Tuesday morning, to review Kashmir situation

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 22:22

New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will review the Kashmir situation after his return to the national capital on Tuesday morning from a four-nation tour of Africa, official sources said on Monday.


'Modi was not voted to power for development'

Sun, 07/10/2016 - 21:18

Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) Describing the Gujarat development model as "crony capitalism" journalist-author Rana Ayyub on Sunday said Narendra Modi was voted to power to "carry the Hindutva agenda ahead".


Modi, Zuma hold talks after ceremonial welcome in Pretoria

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 13:32

Pretoria, July 8 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday sat down for bilateral talks with South African President Jacob Zuma after a ceremonial welcome accorded to him at the Union Buildings in Pretoria here.


Modi meets Mozambique National Assembly President

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 19:34

Maputo, July 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met President of the Mozambique National Assembly Veronica Macamo and invited her to lead a parliamentary delegation to India.


Africa visit aimed at enhancing ties: Modi

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 18:08

New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, in a series of posts on Twitter and Facebook, said that his five-day four-nation African tour starting from Thursday is aimed at enhancing ties between India and Africa.


SC rejects AAP activist's plea against Modi's polling booth selfie

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 21:06

New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a petition by an AAP activist from Gujarat regarding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfie at a polling booth after casting his vote in the May 2014 general elections.


Energy, food security, diaspora on Modi's African agenda

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 20:20

New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Energy, food security, diaspora interactions, maritime cooperation, trade and the India-initiated International Solar Alliance will be high on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's agenda when he goes on a four-nation tour of Africa, his first to that continent's mainland, this week, a senior official said on Monday.


Modi asks Babus for effective redressal of consumer grievances

Wed, 06/29/2016 - 22:12

New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday reviewed handling of the consumer grievances platform and quizzed officials on the complaints related to the e-commerce sector through PRAGATI.


PM condoles Isak Swu's death, lauds role in peace process

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 20:58

New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday condoled the death of veteran Naga rebel leader Isak Chisi Swu and lauded the role of the Chairman of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Isak-Muivah) faction for "bringing out" the Framework Agreement for Naga peace signed between the central government and the rebel outfit.


I will give a taste of law to wilful defaulters: Modi

Mon, 06/27/2016 - 16:52

New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said he would give a taste of law to wilful loan defaulters who, having defaulted on huge corporate loans, escape to foreign countries.


Modi holds up Pune pensioner's example to shame tax evaders

Sun, 06/26/2016 - 16:30

New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Delivering a warning to tax evaders to come clean on undisclosed income, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held out the example of a retired fellow citizen who regularly contributes a part of his modest pension towards the government's social development programmes.


Treat urbanisation as opportunity, not calamity: PM

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 19:10

Pune, June 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged city planners not to treat urbanization as a "calamity" but as an "opportunity" to enrich and improve the lives of the people in an all-inclusive manner.


Modi leaves for home after Tashkent visit

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 18:30

Tashkent, June 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday left for home after a two-day visit to the Uzbek capital to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit here.