Tag: Modi

Centre releases Rs 600 cr drought aid after Naveen-Modi meet

New Delhi: The Centre has released an amount of Rs 600.52 from the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) to meet the drought and water scarcity situation in Odisha. The decision came after Chief Minister Naven Patnaik met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his South Block office. The amount of Rs 600.52 crore released today after […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Naveen credits Biju with IOCL, reiterates SCS demand

Paradip: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today gave credit to former chief minister Biju Patnaik for the setting up of IOCL refinery at Paradip.

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Congress conceived IOCL refinery: Harichandan

Bhubaneswar: Cornered in the tug of war between ruling BJD and BJP to take credit for IOCL’s refinery at Paradip ahead of its inauguration, the Congress party woke up on Saturday to claim that the contribution of the two parties towards the development of the port town is zero. “Whatever development is seen in Paradip […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Modi is Prime Time Minister, not PM: Rahul

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling him ‘Prime Time Minister’ and said that when people were crying over the deaths in Pulwama, Modi was indulging “gleefully” in a photoshoot. “Three hours after the news of the killing of 40 soldiers in Pulwama, ‘Prime Time […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Modi donates Seoul Peace Prize money to Namami Gange fund

Seoul: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was conferred the Seoul Peace Prize at Seoul in South Korea on Friday. He dedicated the Prize to the people of India and donated its amount to the Namami Gange Fund. Expressing his gratitude after receiving the Prize, Modi said, “I believe that this award belongs not to me but […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Called Modi 'sir' to satisfy his ego: Chandrababu

Amaravati:Targetting Prime Minister Narendra Modi once again, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday said he addressed him as ‘sir’ to satisfy his ego for the sake of the state. The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief told an all-party meeting on the demand for special category status that he did everything possible in […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
PM provided 'minimum income guarantee' to his 15 friends: Rahul

Kochi: A day after announcing his party would ensure “minimum income guarantee” for the poor if Congress was voted to power at the Centre, party chief Rahul Gandhi Tuesday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he has provided ‘maximum income guarantee’ to 15 of his friends. “For the last five years, he […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Modi urges first time voters to register for LS polls

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged first time voters to register and cast their ballots in the coming Lok Sabha polls. Delivering his first “Mann Ki Baat” address of 2019, Modi said: “This year, the Lok Sabha elections will be held in our country and this will be the first time that […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Modi to dedicate Rs 16,504 cr single largest investment in Kerala

Kochi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who will arrive here later Sunday, is slated to dedicate the Rs 16,504 crore single largest investment in Kerala when he unveils an integrated Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) refinery expansion complex. He will lay the foundation stone of the complex which is a complete “Make in India” initiative aimed […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
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Every vote enhances democratic fabric: Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted the nation on the occasion of National Voters Day and said every vote enhances the country’s democratic fabric. “I urge people from all walks of life to create awareness on voter registration and especially request my young friends to register themselves as voters if they have […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
India to issue chip-based e-passport: Modi

Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said work is on to issue chip-based e-passports to Indian citizens under a centralized passport system. “Our embassies and consulates are being connected to the Passport Seva Project worldwide,” he said addressing the inaugural ceremony of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) 2019 here. “This will prepare a centralized system […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
BJP suffered for changing names of govt schemes: Gehlot

Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said the BJP “suffered” in the state because it changed the name of existing government schemes when it was in power and “now it’s time” for it to face defeat at the Centre. Gehlot cited the example of the previous BJP government’s decision to rename the Rajiv Gandhi Seva […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
BJP will win Lok Sabha election battle: Rajnath

Greater Noida: Asserting that the BJP is going to retain power in 2019, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said the coming Lok Sabha election is not a challenge to the ruling party. Attacking the opposition rally organised by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, the Minister said the attempt to form a ‘mahagatbandhan’ […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Opposition fears Modi, so ganging up: Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday hit out at opposition parties, saying the fear of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity and his return to power has brought them together but said this won’t work in the Lok Sabha polls as Modi remains the most popular leader. In a Facebook post, he said the […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Modi greets Meghalaya, Manipur, Tripura on Statehood Day

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday extended his greetings to the people of Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura on their Statehood Day. “On the special occasion of their Statehood Day, greetings to the people of Meghalaya. People from Meghalaya have made a notable contribution to our country. I pray for the state’s continuous progress,” […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021