After bullock cart, Rahul rides a camel cart in Gujarat to beat PM Modi’s bullet train bluster
PM Modi mocked those who mocked his Bullet Train project, and asked them to ride a bullock cart. Rahul Gandhi did that, but did not stop it at that! India Today Read more
Barack Obama, the first US President PM Modi hugged, likely to meet him today
Barack Obama is in the capital for a town hall hosted by the foundation he runs with his wife, former First Lady Michelle Obama. He’ll interact with nearly 300 leaders from different parts of India. India Today Read more
PM Modi to meet CMs of 13 BJP-ruled states, with eye on Lok Sahba 2019
The meeting is called by the Niti Ayog wherein Modi is likely to ask them to focus on the agenda of good governance and development. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet chief ministers of 13 BJP-ruled states and members of the party’s parliamentary board today. The meeting is called... Read more
Time to move towards less cash: PM Modi’s top quotes at BHIM-Aadhar app launch event
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ambitious Aadhaar-linked Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) app today in Nagpur. The prime minister also felicitated first winners of the government’s two incentive schemes – Lucky Grahak Yojana and DigiDhan Vyapar Yojna. PM also inaugurated the 3,300 MW Koradi Thermal Power Plant. The... Read more
When an announcer asked PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina to ‘step down’
During the Modi-Hasina press meet today, an announcer asked the two prime ministers to ‘step down’. Diplomatic events follow strict protocols, usually making them drab affairs. But, once in a while, there are moments which lighten up an entire room and see even serious-talking leaders erupt into peels of... Read more
Rahul Gandhi meets skull protesters at Jantar Mantar, says PM Modi doesn’t have time for Tamil Nadu farmers
Talking to reporters, Rahul Gandhi accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of neglecting the farmers of the country while helping the rich. Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi today met Tamil Nadu farmers protesting at Delhi’s Jantar Mantar for over two weeks. Rahul sat with the protesting farmers hearing their grievances.... Read more
Failing to get any help from the police, Shagufta Shah sent a letter to the PM with copies to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath, the National Commission for Women as well as the district magistrate. India Today Read more
UK Parliament attack: India stands with Britain in the fight against terror, says PM Modi
Prime Minister Modi’s counterpart in London, Theresa May condemned the attack as “sick and depraved”. “The location of this attack was no accident,” she said in a statement outside her 10 Downing Street office. Condemning the terror attack in London on Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Pranab... Read more
An emboldened Modi government post-UP was likely to adopt a “firm and tough” posture in both domestic policy and diplomacy, the Global Times, a Communist Party-run tabloid, said. India Today Read more
Kansas Governor San Brownback writes to PM Modi; regrets violence against Indians
Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32, was killed and Alok Madasani, another Indian of the same age, injured in a shooting by navy veteran Adam Purinton, who yelled “terrorist” and “get out of my country” before opening fire on them in Kansas last month. India Today Read more