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  • J&K: NCP praises PM Modi for celebrating Diwali with flood-hit people 23 minutes ago

    Jammu: Nationalist Congress party (NCP) on Friday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for celebrating Diwali with the flood-hit people of Jammu and Kashmir. The party also appreciated the move of the Prime Minister of celebrating the festival with the soldiers guarding the frontier at the Siachen glacier. State NCP chief...
  • NDA allies not invited to PM's Diwali dinner: sources 1 hour 15 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not invited any one of the NDA constituents to the Diwali dinner which will be hosted by him on Saturday, say sources. Invite for the dinner has been sent out only to the parliamentarians in the NDA camp. This implicates that Shiv Sena...
  • Centre decides not to commemorate any anniversary apart from Gandhi and Sardar Patel's 1 hour 31 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In yet another sign of changing times with the Narendra Modi government in power, the Centre has decided not to commemorate any anniversaries except that of Mahatma Gandhi's and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's. The government will be celebrating Sardar Patel's birth anniversary on October 31 by calling it the...
  • J&K: NC, PDP unhappy with PM Modi's relief package 2 hours 5 minutes ago

    Political parties PDP and NC have expressed their dissatisfaction with the Rs 745 crore relief package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir. ...
  • Centre duty-bound to help flood victims, it's not charity: PC Chacko 3 hours 1 minutes ago

    The Opposition has rejected the Rs 745 crore package announced by the Prime Minister for the Jammu and Kashmir flood victims as not being enough. The Congress calls the visit a political stunt aimed only to garner votes ahead of the state elections. ...
  • Politics over PM Modi's visit to J&K on Diwali, Congress calls it a stunt 4 hours 59 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A political fight has broken out over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Jammu and Kashmir on Diwali. The Opposition has rejected the Rs 745 crore announced by the PM as not being enough. The Congress has called the visit a political stunt. The Congress says that the...
  • Police officer shot dead by terrorists in Kashmir 5 hours 10 minutes ago

    Kulgam: A police officer was shot dead by terrorists on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district. Terrorists have been trying to infiltrate into Indian territory ever since the worst ever floods hit the state in September. The incident also comes in wake of repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan along...
  • Venkaiah Naidu picks up the broom to clean cyclone-hit Visakhapatnam 6 hours 24 minutes ago

    Visakhapatnam: Following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat or Clean India campaign, Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu picked up the broom in the cyclone-hit Visakhapatnam on Friday. Naidu and his team cleaned up the beaches in Visakhapatnam which saw heavy destruction due to cyclone Hudhud. "People should voluntarily join the mission,...
  • PM Narendra Modi comes to the rescue of former Amity professor, helps her get her due 6 hours 32 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to the rescue of a professor in Noida. Former Amity University professor Kavita Surbhi wrote to the Prime Minister about how the university hadn't given her gratuity when she quit. The university reportedly owed her Rs 40,000 in gratuity. The Prime Minister's Office...
  • No clarity on Maharashtra government yet, Shiv Sena says will attend PM's NDA dinner 8 hours 56 minutes ago

    New Delhi: There is still no clarity over the contours of the new government in Maharashtra though formal talks are set to begin between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Shiv Sena. The Shiv Sena has confirmed that it will attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's dinner for NDA allies on...
  • Budding bonhomie between Modi and Omar on Twitter 9 hours 8 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah have been bonding on social media platform Twitter. PM on Thursday appreciated Abdullah for taking up the broom and cleaning a street in Srinagar, saying it was a "wonderful effort" which will strengthen the 'Swachh Bharat'...
  • Modi celebrates Diwali in Siachen, announces Rs 745 crore relief for Kashmir 18 hours 57 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Siachen base camp to celebrate Diwali with Indian soldiers, telling them that it is they who make it possible for all Indians to have a happy diwali. The Prime Minister then went to Srinagar - and announced Rs 745 crore package for flood...
  • India celebrates Diwali with traditional fervour 21 hours 10 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Diwali, the festival of lights, was celebrated with traditional fervour across the country with people exchanging sweets and gifts with friends and relatives, decking up their houses with earthen diyas and tiny lights and illuminating the evening sky with fireworks. Children and youths burst crackers and lit sparklers...
  • PM Modi announces Rs 745 crore relief for Kashmir's flood ravaged homes, hospitals 22 hours 15 minutes ago

    Srinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced Rs 745 crore relief for rebuilding damaged homes and hospitals in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking to some media persons at Raj Bhavan, Modi said the central government would do everything possible to help rebuild the lives and livelihood of people who suffered...
  • Pakistan violates ceasefire, targets IB areas in Samba, Jammu and Kathua 22 hours 41 minutes ago

    Jammu: Pakistan Rangers violated ceasefire several times and resorted to firing on Border Out Posts along the International Border in Samba, Kathua and Jammu districts, on a day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Jammu and Kashmir. "Pakistan Rangers resorted to...
  • Modi addresses soldiers at Siachen on Diwali, says India is safe because they stay vigilant Yesterday

    Srinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the efforts of Indian soldiers at the Siachen glacier while visiting them on Diwali, adding that "India sleeps safe because you stay vigilant". As a special Diwali gesture, the PM is visiting Kashmir to meet flood-hit victims of the recent devastating floods in the state...
  • Omar Abdullah briefs PM Narendra Modi on flood status, seeks liberal financial help Yesterday

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the status of relief and rehabilitation operations in the flood-hit state and sought liberal financial assistance from the Centre to rebuild the devastated areas. The Prime Minister arrived here this afternoon to spend Diwali with the flood-hit...
  • Pakistan Hindu migrants celebrate Diwali in Jodhpur, hope for better future Yesterday

    Jodhpur: The Pakistani Hindus who have migrated to India, fearing their persecution in Pakistan, celebrated their first Diwali in Jodhpur, their homeland as they believe. For these nowhere people living out of makeshift settlements in Jodhpur it's truly a special Diwali, for some it's the first that they are celebrating in...
  • Visakhapatnam: Venkaiah Naidu to adopt cyclone hit Chepalupada village Yesterday

    Visakhapatnam: Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu has decided to adopt a cyclone-affected village in Andhra Pradesh. The Union Minister on Thursday announced that he and his family members will adopt Chepalupada village and undertake rebuilding work. Venkiah Naidu said they were ready to spend any amount of money required for reconstruction...
  • Pakistan fires along international border as Modi tours Siachen, flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir Yesterday

    Srinagar: Pakistan on Thursday repeatedly violated the ceasefire along the international border on a day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew to Siachen Glacier to meet and greet the soldiers on the occasion of Diwali. "Pakistan Rangers resorted to small-arms firing at a few BoPs along IB in Ramgarh and Arnia...
  • Srinagar awaits Prime Minister Narendra Modi Yesterday

    Residents in Srinagar are awaiting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the city as he is expected to announce a relief package for the flood-hit state. ...
  • Share sense of outrage with Canadian people over Parliament attack: Narendra Modi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that India, which has experienced a horrific terrorist attack on its Parliament, can share the sense of outrage among Canadian people over the attack on their Parliament and assured that his government was commitment to strengthening bilateral cooperation for combating terrorism. A...
  • Photos: 'Modi dhamaka!': From rockets to sparklers, firecrackers named after PM Narendra Modi take over the markets Yesterday

    Modi magic has taken over the firecracker market in Patna. Modi rocket, Modi chakri, Modi bomb, Modi phuljhari (sparklers) - firecrackers named after Prime Minister Narendra Modi are selling like hot cakes in Bihar ahead of Diwali as their demand is more than the ones named after former chief ministers...
  • Modi visits Siachen to meet soldiers on Diwali Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is scheduled to spend this Diwali with the flood-hit victims of Jammu and Kashmir is also visiting the soldiers posted at Siachen Glacier. Modi left for Siachen around 7:30 am on Thursday. "Friends, I am leaving for Siachen Glacier. Its my good fortune that...
  • Flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir eyes hefty package with PM's Diwali visit Yesterday

    Srinagar: Residents in Jawahar Nagar, Srinagar's worst flood-hit area, are busy clearing the debris of their collapsed homes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit. Even as they work overtime to build a shelter above their heads, they are eager to see the Prime Minister. "We are expecting a relief...
  • PM Modi's 2nd round of 'Mann ki Baat' on All India Radio on November 2 Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold his second round of "Mann Ki Baat" radio programme on November 2. Modi has invited people to share their thoughts, comments and examples of good governance initiatives that have left an impression on their mind. "Looking forward to the 2nd "Mann Ki...
  • People waiting for Modi government to fulfill promises: Akhilesh Yadav Yesterday

    Etawah: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said that his government has fulfilled the promises made by his party in the Assembly polls but people are still waiting for Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government at Centre to start the process of fulfilling them . "Our government fulfilled the promises made...
  • Musharraf attacks PM Modi, says he cannot dictate terms on peace process Yesterday

    New Delhi: Former Pakistan President Pervez​ Musharraf on Wednesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that he is anti-Pakistan and anti-Muslim, and that he cannot dictate terms to his country on the peace process. "Prime Minster Modi is your Prime Minister, not Pakistan's Prime Minister. We don't get any dictations from...
  • PM Modi mislead the nation on black money promise, says Abhishek Manu Singhvi Yesterday

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had mislead the nation on black money promise. "PM's false promises during Lok Sabha elections constitute a cheating offence," said Singhvi. ...
  • CPM asks Centre to issue White Paper on blackmoney Yesterday

    New Delhi: CPI(M) on Wednesday demanded the issuance of a White Paper detailing the amounts of illegal money stashed away abroad and those involved, saying just naming some individuals would not serve any purpose. Accusing the Narendra Modi government of "going back" on its poll promise of bringing back black...