Narendra Modi

  • Advani praises PM Modi, but says nobody has matched Vajpayee 3 hours 37 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: Veteran BJP leader LK Advani on Wednesday lavished praise on Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister but said the country hadn't seen another Premier like Atal Bihari Vajpayee. "I feel immense pride in saying that Narendra bhai has showed wonderful ability (as Prime Minister). I am saying with pride that...
  • The Modi-Obama joint editorial and bilateral meet: What they mean for India 3 hours 50 minutes ago

    The much-anticipated joint editorial by US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi was published in the Washington Post on Tuesday. The article spoke of a renewed Indo-US partnership in the 21st century. CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey discussed the key points of the editorial with former Diplomats G Parthasarthy and...
  • More than 2,500 government school students to take 'Swachhta Shapath' with Modi 4 hours 30 minutes ago

    New Delhi: More than 2,500 students from close to 50 government schools in Delhi will take the 'Swachhta Shapath' tomorrow along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he inaugurates his ambitious 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' here. Around 2,700 students from 44 government schools will read from the 'pledge paper' along with the...
  • For October 2, Kejriwal to wield broom in PM's backyard 4 hours 42 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan on Thursday, AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal would be leading a clean-up drive by his party in the vicinity of the former's official residence on Race Course road. Kejriwal, along with his party's volunteers, will take part in the clean-up...
  • PM Modi returns home after hectic US visit 4 hours 56 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to the Capital on Wednesday night after a five-day visit to the US. Modi left Washington on Tuesday at the end of his visit and returned home on a Special Air India plane after a brief transit halt in Frankfurt. ...
  • Had Rajnath been BJP chief, alliance would have remained: Uddhav Thackeray 6 hours 15 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a veiled attacked on BJP chief Amit Shah, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has said that he had told Rajnath Singh to continue as BJP President till the Maharashtra assembly elections and had he been at the helm of affairs the alliance would not have broken. Thackeray also...
  • Telangana CM urges PM to implement 33% reservation for women 6 hours 41 minutes ago

    Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday to implement 33 per cent reservation for women in Parliament as well as state legislatures. In a letter written to the Prime Minister, Rao also sought 33 per cent reservation for Other Backward Classes (OBC) both...
  • Modi to launch 'Swachh Bharat' campaign on Thursday; schools, government offices gear up for event -2004027642 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the NDA government's ambitious 'Swach Bharat Abhiyaan' or 'Clean India' campaign on Thursday on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. The campaign is aimed at improving the hygiene and sanitation facilities across the country. Modi brought up the Swachh Bharat campaign in his...
  • Assembly polls: Modi to campaign in Haryana, Maharashtra from October 4 10 hours 42 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will campaign for BJP by addressing poll rallies in Haryana and Maharashtra from October 4 even as the party decided to keep its focus on good governance and development in its bid to unseat Congress. Party's senior leaders LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, besides...
  • Modi's US visit disappointing on outcomes: Congress 10 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday launched an all-out attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying his US visit was "disappointing" on outcomes and claimed that an atmosphere of a grand event was created with the help of "cheerleaders" many of whom brought from India. Accusing the Prime Minister of "hurting" the...
  • India, US ramp up efforts for tackling climate change 11 hours 11 minutes ago

    Washington:Ramping up efforts to combat climate change, India and US have concluded an MoU providing for up to US dollar one billion in helping India's transition to a low-carbon and climate-resilient energy economy. Both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama, during their summit-level talks, welcomed the firming up of...
  • Modi represented a new image of India in US: Ravi Shankar Prasad 11 hours 19 minutes ago

    Terming Narendra Modi's trip to the US a success, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "Modi went as a new image of India, a vibrant country quite sure of itself. American establishment took it positively. The joint statement talks about deliverables and a new beginning." ...
  • Modi, Obama target USD 500 billion Indo-US trade January 16, 1410

    Washington: Targeting a five-fold jump in Indo-US trade to USD 500 billion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama on Tuesday pledged to deepen economic cooperation and will set up a joint program to boost business investment. After two days of talks focused on ways to reinvigorate the...
  • Manmohan came back from US with the nuclear deal, Modi yet to show results: Tharoor January 16, 1410

    New Delhi: Analysing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit with a critical eye, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said that it is too early to term the visit as a success. He also said that while former PM Manmohan Singh's visit bagged the Indo-US nuclear deal in his trip, Modi is...
  • Lot of conviction, confidence in Modi's communication: Yes Bank CEO 15 hours 18 minutes ago

    A big focus of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US was wooing the US business community. He had marathon meetings with top CEOs. CNBC's Managing Editor Shereen Bhan spoke to Yes Bank CEO Rana Kapoor on what he makes of PM Modi's business pitch. ...
  • Can't match Modi's 'rock star reception' in New York: John Kerry January 16, 1410

    Washington: Hosting visiting Prime Minister Narendra Modi over lunch at the Foggy Bottom headquarters of the State Department, US Secretary of State John Kerry, acknowledged that whatever he might do, he can't match the "rock star" reception that Modi received from the Indian-American community in New York over the weekend....
  • Come soon before it's too late, PM Narendra Modi tells US businesses -886901562 minutes ago

    Washington: Asserting that India is on the move to becoming a country with a business-friendly environment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has exhorted top US corporates to establish and expand their base in India before it is too late. "Take the benefit of the fast paced development and changes in the...
  • Reporter's Diary: Covering PM Modi's US visit -521884602 minutes ago

    Covering Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first and rather hectic US visit must have been quite an experience for any journalist. CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey and Sanjay Pugalia recount their experience. ...
  • Looking forward to turn vision of our partnership into a lasting reality: Modi's note in Visitor's Book of White House -862708122 minutes ago

    Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who left the US after his five-day trip, expressed hope of working with President Barack Obama. Modi even wrote about his experience in the Visitor's Book of the White House. Modi wrote, "I look forward to working with President Obama to unite the people of our...
  • Modi placing business on top of his US trip agenda was refreshing: CII 17 hours 55 minutes ago

    A big focus of PM Narendra Modi's visit was wooing the US business community where he held marathon meetings with top CEOs. CII President and Director General said, "One of the main messages he gave was that he and his government is business friendly. He was putting business right on...
  • Building blocks in place to call Modi's US visit a success, say experts 18 hours 3 minutes ago

    With both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama penning a joint editorial, experts say that both leaders have put in their efforts to make this visit a success. "We have every indication that the building blocks are in place for a successful visit. So it doesn't surprise...
  • India still hasn't approached many European nations to recover black money: Edmond Allen 18 hours 26 minutes ago

    US-based attorney C Edmond Allen who is seen as a whistle-blower of sorts for the CBI in the black money case claimed that the Indian government needs to approach European nations to recover black money. ...
  • PM Modi's 'Swach Bharat' campaign to begin on October 2 18 hours 47 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swach Bharat Abhiyaan' or 'Clean India' campaign kickstarts on Gandhi Jayanti on October 2. The campaign, which is aimed at cleaning up India and improving sanitation facilities, finds resemblance with CNN-IBN's own Clean India campaign. CNN-IBN had launched this campaign before August 15 and...
  • Sense of optimism about Indo-US relations the biggest takeaway from Modi-US visit 19 hours 4 minutes ago

    The five-day visit of Narendra Modi to the United States of America has come to an end propelling the Indo-US ties to a new level. Defence ties, energy security and the WTO issue were discussed at Modi's first bilateral meet with US President Barack Obama. The biggest takeaway from the...
  • PM Narendra Modi leaves for India, thanks US, calls his five-day trip satisfying -886375962 minutes ago

    Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for India after his five-day maiden visit to the US. He thanked the US before departure and said he was satisfied with his trip. Modi said, "Thank you America". I achieved a lot in these five days. I am going back to India very satisfied."...
  • After Indo-US summit on Mars, Obama-Modi meet on earth -946333242 minutes ago

    Washington: Noting that he and President Barack Obama were meeting just days after the Indian and the US missions reached Mars, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that after the Indo-US summit on the Red Planet, it's the turn of the leaders of the two nations to meet here...
  • Modi seeks easier access for Indian services cos to US economy -915302682 minutes ago

    Washington: Expressing confidence that their bilateral economic ties would improve further, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday sought easier access for Indian service companies to the US economy during his talks with President Barack Obama. Modi, who has met with a galaxy of American corporate leaders during his five-day visit, also...
  • Watch: Narendra Modi's sartorial style Yesterday

    Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US dominates headlines, this is where we look beyond his political statement, and focus on his style statements. We asked Bollywood stars to pick their favourite between PM Modi and American President Barack Obama, in the style department, that is. We...
  • Watch: John Kerry admits White House cannot top Madison Square reception for Modi Yesterday

    PM Narendra Modi's US visit ends with a lunch hosted in his honour at the White House, where US Secretary of State John Kerry jokingly remarked that Modi's popularity in the US is unprecedented. ...
  • Modi, Obama vow to take Indo-US relationship to a new level; discuss defence ties, economy, N-deal -1321335162 minutes ago

    Washington: At their first bilateral meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama vowed to "deepen existing ties" and scale up cooperation in substantive bilateral, regional and international issues including economy, trade, nuclear deal, climate change, the war against terror, combating the Middle East violence and regional security. The...