Narendra Modi

  • Hits and misses: 100 days of Narendra Modi government 15 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As the Narendra Modi government completed over 100 days in power, there has been a stark difference in the functioning of the NDA and UPA governments. There has been speedy decision making and many projects which were previously seen to have been stalled, have now been cleared. The...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 9 hours 52 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 Bhupendra Chaubey 9 hours 27 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News360: Tension escalates in Pak as fresh clashes erupt between protestors and police 10 hours 7 minutes ago

    In a dramatic escalation of the political crisis that has put Pakistan on edge, hundreds of protesters on Monday stormed the Secretariat and the state-run PTV, even as the powerful Army Chief met Premier Nawaz Sharif, triggering rumours that he was advised to step down. ...
  • Government advisory on Teacher's Day has schools, Opposition up in arms 11 hours 2 minutes ago

    The government diktat to extend school hours on Teachers' Day to show the PM's speech live has sparked a controversy. The PM will deliver an address to the students on September 5 between 3 and 5 pm. However, the schools and parents say that the time is inconvenient and is...
  • 100 Days of Modi: Has Prime Minister Modi delivered on his promises? 10 hours 58 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to complete 100 days in office. Speedy decision making and taking steps in the right direction have been accounted as the government's biggest achievement. ...
  • Sonia, Congress leaders attack Modi over price rise, communal tension 11 hours 34 minutes ago

    Rae Bareli/New Delhi: Sonia Gandhi on Monday led the Congress attack against Narendra Modi government and flagged the issue of price rise as her party slammed both the Prime Minister and BJP for "rise in communal tension" as NDA completes 100 days in power. "People will give a reply to whether...
  • PM Narendra Modi's plan to turn Varanasi into a 'smart city': Will the Kyoto model work? 8 hours 42 minutes ago

    Varanasi: During his visit to Japan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi signed a deal with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to convert Varanasi into a 'smart heritage city' on the Kyoto model, in line with his vision of building 100 smart cities in India. Interestingly, there are a few similarities between...
  • Centre's new education policy: Homework on SMS, parental access to teachers' attendance 13 hours 7 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party-led government is all set to revamp the National Education Policy and unveil a new education policy, government sources told CNN-IBN. In this regard, Centre will hold consultations with IITs to fix goals in the fields of technology and mathematics, which will be lay foundation for...
  • Indo-Japan ties scale new heights as Modi, Abe sign key agreements on bullet trains, Varanasi revamp 14 hours 46 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Japan and India, Asia's second and third largest economies signed five major agreements during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the east Asian nation. A deal on bringing Japan's high speed bullet trains to India signed between the 'two most important democracies of the world' remained one of the...
  • Modi willing to put in facilitation processes: Baba Kalyani 16 hours 13 minutes ago

    CNN-IBN's Smita Sharma who is in Tokyo, tracking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan, spoke to Bharat Forge Chairman Baba Kalyani. Kalyani said, "Modi spoke about his policy for development. He said he is willing to put in facilitation processes. Now, we've to look at how we can implement...
  • Businessmen to evaluate Modi's call for Indo-Japan ventures 15 hours 56 minutes ago

    CNN-IBN's Smita Sharma who is in Tokyo, tracking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan, spoke to business leaders Chanda Kochhar and Kiran Mazumdar Shaw. Narendra Modi in his speech on Monday addressed Japanese business leaders. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw said, "I think it was a hard hitting, inspirational speech. He...
  • Modi will make India like Tokyo or Japan, say Indians in Japan 17 hours 6 minutes ago

    CNN-IBN's Smita Sharma who is in Tokyo, tracking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan, spoke to an Indian residing in Japan. Sonu said, "The Japanese don't know much about India but now after Modi has become the Prime Minister they like India cause Modi is good friends with...
  • Opposition to 'Guru Utsav' brings imposition of Hindi, Sanskrit back into focus 18 hours 12 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The controversy over 'Teachers Day' or 'Guru Utsav' could have been easily averted, if the Centre had made it clear that it is not mandatory for the schools in the very beginning. After many state governments ruled by the opposition including West Bengal have refused to issue a...
  • PM Narendra Modi's address to students on Teachers' Day riles rivals, but Centre defends diktat 17 hours 4 minutes ago

    New Delhi: After the opposition parties, some state governments and schools raised objections to the Centre's move to telecast Prime Minister Narendra Modi speech live on Teachers' Day and made it compulsory for the students to listen to it, the Human Resources Development Ministry on Monday clarified that the directive...
  • Narendra Modi narrates story of Hindu god Krishna to students at Japanese school 18 hours 47 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday visited an elementary school in Tokyo and mingled with the students, narrating them the story of Lord Krishna. Modi wanted to learn how the Japanese education system works and received a presentation in this regard at the Taimei Elementary School on the third day...
  • Home Minister, Law Minister to discuss expedition of trials against MPs facing criminal charges 18 hours 31 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad will meet on Monday to discuss expediting legal trials against MPs facing criminal charges. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had earlier said that criminal trials against MPs should reach the logical conclusion soon. The meeting comes just days after the Supreme...
  • PM Modi deplores 'expansionist' tendency of some countries 18 hours 55 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday deplored the "expansionist" tendency among some countries which "encroach" upon seas of others, in oblique comments against China which is having a maritime dispute with Japan. "The whole world accepts that the 21st century will belong to Asia. But I have a question. How...
  • Japan welcomes Modi, talks underway to sign defence, trade pacts 19 hours 5 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was accorded an official welcome by the government of Japan on Monday. Accompanied by Japan PM Shinzo Abe, Modi was warmly received at the Akasaka Palace. Modi and Abe are supposed to hold a press conference later in the day. PM Modi is on a five-day...
  • Japan aims to double India investment in 5 years: report 19 hours 34 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will tell his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at a summit on Monday that Japan aims to double its direct investment in India in five years from some $2 billion last year, the Nikkei business daily reported. Modi, on his first major foreign visit since a...
  • Japan aims to double India investment in five year 20 hours 28 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will tell his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at a summit on Monday that Japan aims to double its direct investment in India in five years from some $2 billion last year, the Nikkei business daily reported. Modi, on his first major foreign visit since a...
  • Modi government failed to fulfil its poll promises in 100 days: Sitaram Yechury 19 hours 45 minutes ago

    New Delhi: On the completion of the Narendra Modi government's 100 days, senior CPM leader Sitaram Yechury said that the government did not present a blueprint for the first 100 days in the joint session of Parliament convened after general elections. Measuring performance against poll promises, the Left leader said...
  • Opposition slams Modi over his live Teachers' Day address to students 20 hours 32 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A row has broken out over the Human Resource and Development (HRD) Ministry's directive on the compulsory viewing of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Teachers Day speech by school students across the country. The opposition slammed the government directive and said that schools and parents will be inconvenienced by...
  • PM Narendra Modi calls for collaboration with Japan for research, skill development 20 hours 49 minutes ago

    Tokyo: In his address to businessmen at the Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that India is trying to achieve Japanese level of efficiency in the PMO as well as seek Japan's help in skill development in India. Modi said that India and Japan need...
  • Photos: PM Narendra Modi turns music teacher with an impromptu class at Tokyo's 136-year-old Taimei School 21 hours 5 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Japan visit has turned him into a school teacher. He took on the new role as he visited some of the oldest schools in Japan and started taking impromptu classes. School children greeted their guest enthusiastically, waving Indian and Japanese flags at his arrivals.A few students...
  • Modi visits 136-year-old school in Japan, calls himself 'the oldest student' 23 hours 40 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Keen to upgrade the educational standards in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday visited a 136-year-old school here as a "student" to understand the academic system of Japan which could be replicated back home. He also invited teachers from here to teach Japanese language in India and proposed online...
  • We are expecting a lot of business to move into India: ASSOCHAM President 23 hours 49 minutes ago

    CNN-IBN's Smita Sharma who is in Tokyo, tracking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan, spoke to ASSOCHAM President Rahul Sharma. Sharma said, "we have been expecting a lot of business to move into India, 180 to 200 billion dollar investment from Japan. Made in India is Modi's focus, and...
  • Karunanidhi slams Modi government for renaming Teachers' Day as Guru Utsav 19 hours 42 minutes ago

    Chennai: DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Monday slammed the Narendra Modi government for renaming Teachers' Day as Guru Utsav. Karunanidhi said that the Centre was plotting to defeat the Tamil language by renaming the day in Hindi. He added that the government was seeking to impose Hindi on Tamil Nadu...
  • India, Japan to hold crucial summit talks, key agreements to be signed 23 hours 57 minutes ago

    Tokyo: On the third day of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Japan visit, crucial agreements between the two nations are likely to be signed on Monday afternoon. India and Japan are likely to agree to launch a "two-plus-two" security consultative framework involving their foreign and defence ministers during crucial summit talks...
  • India-Japan summit on Monday, security consultative framework on agenda Yesterday

    Tokyo: India and Japan are likely to agree to launch a "two-plus-two" security consultative framework involving their foreign and defence ministers during crucial summit talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on Monday. Modi flew to Tokyo on Sunday evening after an overnight stay in the...