Tag: Narendra Modi

Modi hints at GST concessions, warns of strict action against bank defaulters

Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the government is aiming to bring 99 per cent of items below the 18 per cent GST slab and warned of stringent action against defaulters of bank loan and fugitives. “Before GST, registered enterprises numbered 65 lakh, which has now increased by 55 lakh. Today, the GST […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
President, PM remember soldiers killed in 1971 war

New Delhi: On the occasion of Vijay Diwas, President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday remembered soldiers of the Indian Armed Forces who lost their lives during the 1971 India-Pakistan War. “On Vijay Diwas, we remember with gratitude our Armed Forces who defended our nation and upheld universal values of human […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
India to open another bridge near China border on Dec 25

Bogibeel (Dibrugarh): Bogibeel Bridge, the longest rail-cum-road bridge on Brahmaputra river, is all set to be inaugurated on December 25 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi which will facilitate faster movement of troops to Arunachal Pradesh, the country’s eastern-most state that shares border with China. The foundation stone of the bridge was laid in 1997 by […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
We accept people's verdict with humility, says Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the BJP accepts with humility verdict of people in the five states and congratulated the Congress, Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) and the Mizo National Front (MNF) for their victories. Modi, in a series of tweets in the evening on a long day of results, said […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
National interest must prevail over party: Modi

New Delhi: Calling for extensive debate on issues related to public interest, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday hoped that matters of national interest will prevail over party considerations ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. His remarks came ahead of the commencement of the winter session of Parliament. “The winter session of Parliament is […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Yashwant Sinha addresses media
Yashwant Sinha yet again compares Modi with Tughluq

Kolkata: Charging the Narendra Modi government with destroying and compromising all important institutions of democracy, including the Union Cabinet, Parliament, Supreme Court and the media, former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha on Sunday said the only way out for the country is to elect a new government in the coming Lok Sabha polls. Sinha, a […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
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'Ayushman Bharat' scheme meant to benefit Modi's friends: Kejriwal

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious ‘Ayushman Bharat’ scheme saying it was meant to benefit the insurance company owners. “Just like crop insurance scheme, ‘Ayushman Bharat’ scheme is also meant to benefit the owners of the insurance companies who are friends of PM Modi,” Kejriwal said. […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Modi attends Priyanka-Nick's Delhi reception

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi led a crowd in congratulating newly-married couple actress Priyanka Chopra and American singer Nick Jonas at their reception here on Tuesday. Modi arrived here amid tight security to be part of the special day of the actress, who first made India proud by winning the Miss World crown in […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
G20: Modi discusses economy, terrorism, fugitive economic offenders

Buenos Aires: Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressed on cooperation among G20 countries on issues related to global economy, trade tensions, crude oil prices and terrorism and fugitive economic offenders, India’s G20 sherpa has said. Addressing the media here, Shaktikanta Das on Saturday said the current challenges being faced by the global economy, especially emerging economy […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
BJP failed to deliver double-digit growth: Chidambaram

Jaipur: The Narendra Modi-led central government has failed to deliver on its promise of a double-digit growth in the last four years and it will not manage it even in the remaining six months of its term, Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said on Saturday. “This government promised a double-digit growth rate. They have not […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
PM Modi meets Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia

Buenos Aires: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Prince Mohammed bin Salman here and stressed the importance of having stable and predictable energy prices. They agreed to set up a mechanism to look into the possibilities of concrete action in terms of investment, technology, manufacturing and defence, with the Crown […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Modi attends 'Yoga for Peace' event in Argentina

Buenos Aires: Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a “Yoga for Peace” event after his arrival here to participate in the G20 summit during which he will hold several bilateral meetings, said an official statement on Friday. In the event on Thursday night, Modi said that issues such as global economy, sustainable development, climate change and […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Modi government ignored plight of youth, farmers: Rahul

Vidisha (Madhya Pradesh): Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who is visiting the poll-bound state of Madhya Pradesh, attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the plight of youth and farmers in the country. Addressing a rally on Friday in Ganj Basoda, Gandhi said Modi has failed to fulfil his promise of giving jobs to two crore youths and […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Modi pays tribute to Guru Nanak on his birth anniversary

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid tribute to Guru Nanak Dev on the occasion of his birth anniversary and said the first Sikh Guru taught the path of truth, righteousness and compassion. Recalling his inspiring thoughts, Modi said Guru Nanak was committed towards eradicating injustice and inequality from society and believed in […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
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J&K Assembly dissolved: Congress targets PM

Jaipur: The Congress on Thursday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for using Governor Satya Pal Malik to dissolve the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly “illegally and unconstitutionally”. “We strongly condemn the way the Governor illegally and unconstitutionally dissolved the Assembly. “The Governor has toyed with the Constitution and it was done at the behest of the […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021