Narendra Modi

I did not ask PM to apologise: Anurag Kashyap

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 16:30

Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap on Tuesday explained his intention behind his tweet questioning Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Pakistan last year and said he did not "ask the PM to apologise".


I've right to question PM, says Kashyap, insists on apology

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 18:22

Mumbai, Oct 16 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, who got trolled by many on social media for asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi to apologise for his trip to Pakistan in December last year, says he has every right to question the PM.


Modi calls for comprehensive response to terrorism

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 15:26

Benaulim (Goa), Oct 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday called for a comprehensive response to the scourge of terrorism, the reach of which, he said, is now global.


Modi calls for an end to gender discrimination in India

Tue, 10/11/2016 - 12:22

New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Hailing the accomplishments of girls on International Day of the Girl Child, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called upon the nation to end gender discrimination.


Think of poor on Deendayal Upadhyaya's birth centenary: Modi

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 13:46

New delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tribute to Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya on his 100th birth anniversary and urged his compatriots to celebrate the year as "Gareeb Kalyan Varsh" (Year for Welfare of the Poor).


Army doesn't speak, its shows valour: Modi on Uri

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 12:54

New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The Indian Army doesn't speak, it acts to show valour, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday, recalling the September 18 cross-border terror attack on a military base in Jammu and Kashmir and vowed that perpetrators of the "cowardly act" that left 18 soldiers dead won't go unpunished.


Cabinet may mull rail budget merger, Winter Session timing on Wednesday

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 20:30

New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) The government's move to advance the Winter Session of Parliament to the second week of November and merger of the Railway Budget with the General Budget from next year may figure on the Cabinet agenda during its meeting on Wednesday, official sources said here.


Cauvery row: Modi appeals for calm, says 'pained' at developments

Tue, 09/13/2016 - 13:16

New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday appealed to people of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu to "display sensitivity" and maintain calm, and said the Cauvery river water dispute can be solved within the legal ambit.


BJP challenges opposition to debate over special category status to Andhra

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 22:24

New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) Accusing the opposition parties for criticising the union government over special category status to Andhra Pradesh despite its announcement of a special economic package, the BJP on Sunday challenged them for an open debate on the issue.