NARENDRA MODI

  • Black money not a regional issue, but a national one: TMC 48 minutes ago

    The Trinamool Congress raised the issue of black money in Parliament. TMC MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay said, "Black money is not a regional issue. It's a national issue which is why it was imperative for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to be part of this debate." ...
  • Full speech: Prime Minister Modi's address at the SAARC Summit 1 hour 46 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: Noting that a good neighbourhood is a universal aspiration, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said, "If we are sensitive to each other's security, and the lives of our people, we will deepen friendships, spur cooperation and advance stability in our region." He said the South Asia is a...
  • Congress on front foot on issue of black money: Shashi Tharoor 1 hour 54 minutes ago

    Congress MP Shashi Tharoor said that the party was on front foot over the issue of black money. Tharoor said, "We want the government to fulfil poll promise and bring back black money. When it comes to real action, the government has not done enough." ...
  • Need to replace cynicism and skepticism in SAARC countries with optimism, says PM Narendra Modi 2 hours 46 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: In a clear message to the heads of South Asian countries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi focussed on the need to end the cynicism and skepticism that is often linked with the SAARC countries. "When we speak of SAARC, we usually hear two reactions - cynicism and skepticism. We must...
  • Live: DSPE (amendment) Bill passed in Lok Sabha by voice vote 4 hours 17 minutes ago

    A day after the opposition stalled the proceedings of Parliament on the first working day of the winter session over the issue of black money, it will be taken up for discussion in both the Houses on Wednesday. The opposition alleged that the Narendra Modi government has done nothing on...
  • SAARC Live: A good neighbourhood is a universal aspiration, says PM Narendra Modi 4 hours 57 minutes ago

    The two-day SAARC summit began on Wednesday. This is the 18th summit of SAARC nations. ...
  • China looms over SAARC summit in the Himalayas 5 hours 58 minutes ago

    New Delhi: When eight South Asian leaders gather for a summit in Kathmandu on Wednesday, they will meet in a conference centre donated by China to its cash-strapped Himalayan neighbour Nepal 27 years ago. In the decades since it built the modernist brick and glass hall, China has massively stepped up...
  • India likely to hold bilateral talks with all SAARC nations except Pakistan 6 hours 9 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sent a clear message to the Pakistan government that India will hold structured bilateral talks with all SAARC nations except Pakistan. An informal meeting between the two heads has, however, not been ruled out. On Tuesday, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had said that...
  • On 26/11 anniversary, PM Modi asserts the need to combat terrorism 6 hours 24 minutes ago

    New Delhi: On the sixth anniversary of the deadly 26/11 Mumbai attacks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asserted the need to combat terrorism. "Today is a day to reaffirm our commitment to work together to combat the menace of terror & uproot it from the face of humankind," he...
  • Opposition parties corner government on black money issue in Parliament, to be discussed today 6 hours 59 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A day after the opposition stalled the proceedings of Parliament on the first working day of the winter session over the issue of black money, it will be taken up for discussion in both the Houses on Wednesday. The Trinamool Congress upped the ante on the black money and...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 15 hours 5 minutes ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 15 hours 10 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Civil unrest in Ferguson, 29 protesters arrested 17 hours 24 minutes ago

    A Missouri grand jury has decided not to indict a police officer in the shooting death of 18-year-old African American Michael Brown in August. The decision has once again sparked off tension in Ferguson. ...
  • PM Modi calls for speedy drafting of Nepal's Constitution 18 hours 45 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made a strong pitch for the early drafting of Nepal's Constitution, saying if the country fails to do so it may get into "difficulties". "I request all political stakeholders to draft the Constitution by early next year as committed through consensus which will...
  • PM Modi regrets calling off visit to Janakpur, Lumbini, Muktinath 19 hours 24 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that he regretted the "inconvenience" and "despair" among the Nepalese people after he called off his planned visit Janakpur, Lumbini and Muktinath as promised by him during his last visit. "When I visited Nepal last time, I had expressed desire to visit...
  • To boost ties, PM Modi presents advanced chopper to Nepal 19 hours 35 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: Showing India's commitment to strengthening ties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday handed over to Nepal an Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) which will be used for military operations. "This will add to Nepal's shield of protection," Modi said. The Dhruv Mark 3 is manufactured by state-owned aerospace and defence...
  • Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif ready for talks, puts onus on India for resumption of dialogue 19 hours 57 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said that Pakistan is ready to hold talks with India but it is up to India to re-start the negotiations which were called off "unilaterally" by it. "Cancellation of talks was New Delhi's unilateral decision," Sharif said after arriving in Kathmandu to attend...
  • Modi flags off Kathmandu-New Delhi bus service 20 hours 36 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Kathmandu-New Delhi bus service as he began his two-day Nepal visit on Monday. Modi and his Nepalese counterpart Sushil Koirala flagged off the bus service on Monday evening in Kathmandu. Before the flagging off, both the Prime Ministers hopped into the bus which was decorated with...
  • With 10 pacts signed, chopper gifted, Modi having flagged off bus, Indo-Nepal ties touch a new high 21 hours 35 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi noted that the ties between India and Nepal have come a long way under the new NDA government as he began his two-day visit to the neighbouring country with the inauguration of Trauma Centre in Kathmandu's Bir Hospital. "It has not been even 100 days since...
  • Live: PM Modi arrives in Nepal for 18th SAARC Summit 22 hours 33 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Nepal on Tuesday for the 18th SAARC Summit. He inaugurated Trauma Centre in Kathmandu. ...
  • Modi, Nepalese PM to inaugurate Delhi-Kathmandu bus service 22 hours 59 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with his Nepalese counterpart Sushil Koirala will inaugurate Delhi-Kathmandu bus service, a new initiative by the two countries. In the past there have been private operators who have been operating these bus services between India and Kathmandu but for the first time it is happening...
  • Modi reaches Kathmandu for SAARC summit, to hold bilateral talks with Nepalese PM 23 hours 5 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday reached Kathmandu to attend the two-day SAARC summit. Leaders from eight South Asian countries will attend the 18th SAARC summit which will begin on Wednesday. Modi has a jam-packed schedule as he will be flagging off the Kathmandu-New Delhi bus service. He will...
  • Meeting Pak envoy merely a courtesy call: Sushma Swaraj 23 hours 11 minutes ago

    Amidst reports that there could be a window of opportunity for Narendra Modi to meet his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif when all SAARC leaders attend a retreat after the summit, foreign minister Sushma Swaraj met Sharif's advisor - Sartaj Aziz. However, she said it was merely a courtesy call. ...
  • Modi government used black money issue to come to power: Mulayam 23 hours 56 minutes ago

    Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav also joined the Trinamool Congress on the issue of black money. He hit out at the Modi government saying, "The BJP government conspired to come to power using black money issue. It has not taken any action on the issue even after six months...
  • Government ready for discussion on black money issue: Venkaiah Naidu Yesterday

    Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs M Venkaiah Naidu said that the government was ready to discuss black money issue after it was cornered by the opposition in the House over the issue. Naidu said, "Just learnt opposition wants to discuss black money issue. We are ready for discussion. The government...
  • TMC questions Modi government on black money issue Yesterday

    The Trinamool Congress took on the Narendra Modi government on the issue of black money and was protesting outside Parliament holding black umbrellas. TMC MP Saugata Roy said, "PM Modi promised that black money will be brought back and every citizen will get Rs 15 lakh, where is that money....
  • Congress will back opposition parties on black money issue: Ashwini Kumar Yesterday

    The Congress has also joined hands with opposition parties to take on the Narendra Modi over the issue of black money. Senior party leader Ashwini Kumar said, "We are with the opposition parties on the issue of black money. His government has done nothing in the last six months." ...
  • Narendra Modi, Nawaz Sharif may meet at a retreat organised in Kathmandu after the SAARC summit Yesterday

    Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to meet his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif at a retreat that will be organised in Kathmandu after the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit. Earlier in the day, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj spoke to Pakistan's National Security and Foreign Affairs Adviser...
  • US investors elevate India over other emerging markets Yesterday

    New York: US investors, buoyed by optimism about India's economy and booming stock market, have been moving money into exchange-traded funds that focus solely on that country. US-listed India ETFs have added about $2 billion in net new assets so far this year, outshining other emerging market funds. That brings the...
  • Congress signals it could back Modi's insurance reform plan Yesterday

    New Delhi: The main opposition Congress party signalled on Monday it could support government legislation to liberalise the insurance industry, a long-delayed reform expected to help improve investor confidence. Prime Minister Narendra Modi proposed in August to lift the cap on foreign investment in insurance ventures from 26 per cent to...