Narendra Modi

  • Haryana elections: BJP gives tickets to turncoats, loyal leaders disappointed 25 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The BJP, hoping to come to power on its own in Haryana, is facing a serious discontent among the loyal party leaders over the distribution of Assembly election tickets. The BJP was a fringe force in the state till the Narendra Modi wave hit the state during the...
  • 18,000 people to attend PM Modi's speech at Madison Square 1 hour 2 minutes ago

    Ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to US, Bhupinder Chaubey reports from Madison Square New York. About 18,000 people will be attending Modi's speech at Madison Square. The speech will be televised live at Times Square. ...
  • Photos: Blair House, the US President's guest house in Washington where Modi will stay 4 hours 43 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will stay at the US President's guest house, the 190-year-old Blair House, when he travels to Washington on September 29. Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the last one to stay at the guest house. "Built as a private home in 1824, Blair House has...
  • Narendra Modi to undertake over 50 engagements during maiden US visit 4 hours 59 minutes ago

    Washington/New York: From meeting President Barack Obama to delivering his maiden speech at the UN General Assembly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have his hands full during his visit to the US, where he is expected to undertake more than 50 engagements over 100 hours of stay. A hectic agenda awaits...
  • Cleaning of river Ganga will take 18 years: Centre tells SC 7 hours 33 minutes ago

    New Delhi: After being rapped by the Supreme Court for its approach to clean Ganga, the Narendra Modi government has placed before it a blueprint of short, medium and long term measures that spread over 18 years and thousands of crore of investment to restore the glory of the holy...
  • Watch: Spiderman's excitement for PM Modi's US trip 8 hours 22 minutes ago

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi gears up for his maiden visit to the United States, even Spiderman is excited to greet him. Modi's official trip will begin from September 27. ...
  • Watch: What Indians in US expect from PM Modi's New York visit 8 hours 39 minutes ago

    Indians in the US are both excited and hopeful ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to New York. "I think Modi has brought the whole world to acknowledging that he is a man with a strong feeling and that he will take India to a new level," said an...
  • PM Modi to observe strict fast during US trip, to only consume lemonade, tea 9 hours 7 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will observe a strict religious fast during his maiden trip to the United States, aides said on Monday, in a test both of the 64yearold leader's stamina and of protocol in the Obama White House. Throughout a gruelling schedule that features the United Nations General...
  • PM Narendra Modi to get rockstar reception in New York, likely to draw huge crowds 9 hours 10 minutes ago

    New York: It is a rock 'n' roller's dream to "sell out The Garden," but for a foreign politician to pack New York City's most famous sports and entertainment arena is another thing entirely. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on his first trip to New York as leader of the world's most...
  • Congress says map in MoUs with China shows Arunachal as 'disputed area', Gujarat rejects charge 9 hours 38 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad/New Delhi: Hours after Congress demanded apology from Prime Minister Narendra Modi over alleged distribution of a handout showing Arunachal Pradesh as "disputed territory" during Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to the city, the Gujarat government on Monday night said that the map was not part of the memorandums signed...
  • IndianAmericans want strategic IndoUS relations 19 hours 6 minutes ago

    Indians in US want the Prime Minister to establish more strategic relations with US during his visit later this week. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 19 hours 12 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey from Times Square, US. ...
  • Narendra Modi US visit: It's full house at Madison Square 19 hours 15 minutes ago

    House full. That's what you will find out if you were to make an attempt to book yourself an audience with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New York, the venue which has hosted some of the biggest global names, be it politicians, thinkers or musicians. The venue will be hosting...
  • Narendra Modi US visit: Twitter abuzz with excitement 20 hours 2 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Microblogging website Twitter is abuzz with excitement over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US on September 25. Modi, who was earlier scheduled to leave for Washington on September 26, advanced it by a day due to 'landing issues' in Germany, sources said on Monday. This will be...
  • Modi advances US trip by a day due to 'technical reasons', to now leave on September 25 19 hours 47 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday advanced his trip to the United States by a day. He will now leave for Washington on September 25. Sources said that the visit was rescheduled due to 'technical reasons' involving landing issues in Germany. Modi was earlier scheduled to leave for the...
  • Washington: Modi to stay at President's official guest house during US visit 20 hours 52 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Narendra Modi will be the first Indian Prime Minister in over a decade to stay at the US President's guest house, the 190yearold Blair House, when he travels to Washington on September 29. Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the last one to stay at the guest house. "Built...
  • Modi to take only limewater, fruit; observe 'Navratri' fast during US visit 21 hours 8 minutes ago

    New Delhi: It will be only "fruits and lime water" for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whether it is a dinner by US President Barack Obama or scores of other engagements including a breakfast with the leading American CEOs during his sixday visit to the US. The 64yearold leader has been keeping...
  • Crimes against women: Was PM Modi right in saying family values can prevent rape? 21 hours 20 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that there should be no compromise in the dignity of women, it's our collective responsibility. There should be no erosion in the law and order situation. Speaking to CNN's Fareed Zakaria, the Prime Minister said, "The main thing is the girl child education....
  • States asked to gear up for cleanliness campaign from September 25 21 hours 24 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Centre has asked all states to gear up for an intensive national cleanliness campaign from September 25 to achieve the goal of 'Swachh Bharat' or Clean India by 2019, the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth has sent a letter to state chief...
  • PM Narendra Modi at New York's Madison Square 23 hours 50 minutes ago

    New York: House full, that's what you will find out, if you were to make an attempt to book yourself an audience with PM Narendra Modi in New York. The venue, Madison Square Park, which has hosted some of the biggest global names, politicians, thinkers and musicians will be hosting...
  • PM Narendra Modi's navratri fast may not allow White House to host him a dinner 23 hours 49 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: Speculation is on whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi will consume anything except 'nimbu paani' (lemon juice) during his US visit later this week as it coincides with Navratri. For decades now, Modi has been fasting during Navratri. Will Prime Minister Narendra Modi break his decadesold practice of fasting during...
  • CNN India correspondent analyses PM Modi's persona 21 hours 11 minutes ago

    Editor's note: Ravi Agrawal is CNN's New Delhi bureau chief. He was part of the CNN team that exclusively spent time with Narendra Modi in his first interview since becoming India's Prime Minister. Follow him on Twitter. New Delhi (CNN): Four months ago Narendra Modi emerged as the runaway winner of...
  • Indian Americans gear up to welcome PM Modi Yesterday

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a huge gathering of IndianAmericans at the Madison Square Gardens in New York during his US visit. Preparations are on to welcome PM on his maiden US visit after assuming office. ...
  • Modi to visit Gandhi statue, Lincoln and Martin Luther King memorials during US visit Yesterday

    Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay floral tributes to the Gandhi Statue and visit the historic Lincoln Memorial and the recently established memorial for Martin Luther King Jr in the American capital. On his maiden visit to the US as the Prime Minister, Modi will also visit the 9/11 memorial...
  • Shiv Sena backs Modi's remarks on Muslims, says his 'Hindutvawad' not reduced by it Yesterday

    Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party ally Shiv Sena has backed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comments on Muslims in India by saying that his 'Hindutvawad' has not reduced because he called them patriotic. An editorial in Sena's mouthpiece Saamna said, "As a Prime Minister, Modi represents people from all communities and there...
  • Seeing business, Gujaratis flock to learn Chinese languages Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: With Gujarat hoping to boost trade ties with China after President Xi Jinping's recent visit, more are more Gujaratis are thronging institutes imparting training in various foreign languages especially to learn Chinese with a view to explore business opportunities in the neighbouring country. Several pacts were inked between the two...
  • What Modi said on Indian Muslims is idealistic and sounds nice, says Singhvi Yesterday

    Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks on Muslims said, "A lot of what he says is idealist. I wish he would say the same to Yogi Adityanath and Sadhvi Pragya. A lot of what they say is hypocritical." ...
  • Mars mission enters last lap; crucial test on September 24 Yesterday

    New Delhi: India's first mission to Mars will attempt to put a spacecraft in orbit around the red planet next week, in a crucial test of a lowcost project carrying the country's hopes to join the leaders of a global space race. A successful outcome for the $74million mission would stiffen...
  • Brand USA looking forward to Modi's Washington visit Yesterday

    New Delhi: After drumming in the far east, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to head westwards. With his visit to the USA scheduled for later this week, Brand USA, a Public Private entity in America who are in Delhi to promote tourism are optimistic about the PM's visit. "I...
  • Modi's US visit: What to expect Yesterday

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi prepares to set out on his US tour, CNNIBN gets you the mood of people and what to expect out of his visit to the United States. ...