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  • Long 'to do' list for Modi as clock ticks on reform Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a long list of pro-growth measures to implement over the next four months, but time may have already run out to breathe enough life into the economy to meet the tough 2014/15 fiscal deficit target without cuts. Modi's election victory in May unleashed a...
  • Modi leads Time magazine's 'Person of the Year' poll Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is leading the race of 50 global leaders, business chiefs and pop icons named as contenders by Time magazine for its annual 'Person of the Year' honour. As of Friday evening, Modi had 13.3 per cent votes polled in his favour, followed by Russian President...
  • Indian-origin South Carolina Governor all praise for Modi's 'pro-business' attitude 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Indian-origin US Republican leader Nikki Haley is all praise for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his approach to the country's economy. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, the South Carolina Governor said that she had adopted a similar project like PM's 'Make in India' campaign in her state. "I...
  • PM Modi takes up black money issue at G-20 Summit, calls for close global coordination 1 week ago

    Brisbane: Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for close global coordination as he raised the issue of black money at the G-20 Summit on Sunday. During his address at the session 'Delivering Global Economic Resilience', Modi said, "Close coordination is important not just for addressing the challenge of black money...
  • PM Modi watches as Australian varsity displays Indian map without Kashmir November 14, 2014

    Brisbane: During Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Queensland University of Technology (QUT), the Indian map displayed there had Kashmir missing from it, prompting a strong protest by Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh. "India's Foreign Secretary raised the issue strongly and received an unqualified apology," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said,...
  • Live: Modi visits Queensland University in Australia November 14, 2014

    Sydney: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is visiting Australia as a part of his three-nation tour. CNN-IBN gets you the latest updates. ...
  • Modi meets expanded ministry November 11, 2014

    New Delhi: A meeting of the council of ministers after its first expansion was held on Monday at the residence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Informed sources said that the meeting of the council of ministers was followed by a meeting of the cabinet. Modi Sunday inducted 21 new ministers taking the...
  • PM Modi condemns Nigeria school bombing November 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday night condemned the suicide bomber attack in a school in Nigeria which left 48 students dead, terming it as a cowardly act. "The attack in Nigeria is cowardly and utterly condemnable," Modi tweeted. "Condolences to the kin of the deceased. My prayers (are) with...
  • PM Modi asks ministers to cut down on tours during Parliament session November 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of Parliament's winter session, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asked his Council of Ministers to cut down on unnecessary tours to ensure their maximum presence during the month-long affair. He also asked the ministers to be ready with bills pending in both Houses of Parliament along with...
  • Centre keen on developing eastern India, will revive ailing banks in region, says Modi in Varanasi November 7, 2014

    Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday emphasised on the need to develop eastern parts of the country during his visit to his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi for the first time after assuming office. Addressing weavers at Bada Lalpur where he laid the foundation stone of Trade Facilitation Centre, Modi said...
  • PM Modi in Varanasi, likely to announce mega projects November 7, 2014

    Varanasi: On his first visit to his Lok Sabha constituency after assuming power, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday is likely to firm up plans for the development of the ancient temple town and lay the foundation stone of a trade facilitation centre for weavers. Modi arrived at the airport located...
  • Live: PM Narendra Modi addresses BJP workers in Varanasi November 7, 2014

    Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is visiting his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi today for the first time after he assumed charge. ...
  • Watch: Preparations for Prime Minister's Varanasi visit November 7, 2014

    Varanasi is all decked up to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is a member of the Lok Sabha from this temple town. ...
  • Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif to visit China tomorrow November 6, 2014

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will embark on a visit to China on Friday to further strengthen bilateral relations and sign a number of agreements mostly in the energy sector. The visit will be undertaken after Chinese President cancelled a scheduled visit in September due to politicalunrest in Pakistan. Sharif is...
  • Wagah attack in Pakistan a 'dastardly act of terrorism': PM Modi November 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday night strongly condemned a suicide attack in Wagah border in Pakistan, terming it as a "shocking" and "a dastardly act of terrorism". He expressed condolences to the families of the deceased and sent prayers for the injured. "Terror attack in Pakistan near Wagah...
  • PM Modi's radio broadcast will bring people together: Prakash Javadekar November 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's radio broadcast programme 'Man ki Baat' will be useful for bringing together people of the country. "He (Modi) always speaks from the heart and whenever someone speaks from the heart, people can connect with it. This...
  • Black money: Modi breaks his silence on 'Mann Ki Baat', promises to bring every single penny back November 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Even as a reluctant NDA government shared the list of 627 names who allegedly have accounts in foreign banks with the Supreme Court earlier this week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that he would not leave any stone unturned to bring all the 'black money' back...
  • PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat' address to nation today November 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold his second round of "Mann Ki Baat" radio programme on Sunday. Modi's address to the nation will be aired on All India Radio at 11 am. Modi who had in his earlier address promised that he would reach out to the nooks and...
  • Modi chairs meet on Nehru's 125th birth anniversary celebrations November 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the 125th birth anniversary of late Jawaharlal Nehru should be celebrated in a manner so that the younger generation can be inspired by India's first Prime Minister. Modi, who chaired a meeting of the National Committee for Commemoration of the 125th birth...
  • Music video dedicated to PM Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' crosses 1 million hits on YouTube November 1, 2014

    Mumbai: A music video dedicated to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Swachh Bharat Abhiyan" (Clean India Campaign) has crossed one million hits on YouTube. Produced and sung by Ravindra Singh, managing director of R-Vision India, the video, titled "Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat", lays emphasis on making the country a clean place for...
  • Will focus on development of the state, says new Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis October 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party's Maharashtra unit head Devendra Fadnavis was on Friday sworn in as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra along with nine other ministers. Addressing media personnel after his swearing-in ceremony, Fadnavis said that his whole focus is on development of the state and right to service is one...
  • India and Vietnam sign seven agreements to strenghten ties October 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Seeking closer ties with Vietnam, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung signed seven agreements on Tuesday. "India and Vietnam have close ancient, spiritual and cultural bond. Both of us believe in maintaining peace and prosperity in the region," Modi said. India has agreed to...
  • David Cameron invites Modi to Britain, says won't intervene in the Kashmir issue October 28, 2014

    London: Britain is keen to host Prime Minister Narendra Modi, said its PM David Cameron in an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN. Cameron who was amongst the first world leaders to congratulate Modi on his historic win in the Lok Sabha elections said that he had an open invitation to visit...
  • Shiv Sena should sit in opposition, says ex-party MP October 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Senior journalist and former Shiv Sena MP Bharatkumar Raut has said the party should sit in opposition and not have a post-poll alliance with BJP. "Shiv Sainiks put up boards appealing leaders to show self respect. Hope Shiv Sena leadership takes signals and prepare to sit in opposition," Raut said...
  • PM Narendra Modi praises media, says writing about Clean India drive is service to nation October 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met journalists for the first time after assuming the office at the BJP headquarters in the national capital. Modi praised the media for their coverage and reporting on Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan'. Modi said, "You have turned your pen into a broom from my...
  • NDA allies not invited to PM's Diwali dinner: sources October 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray might not be taking place on Sunday as was being speculated. Sources say that Modi has only invited NDA MPs for the dinner and skipped all the allies. It was expected the BJP and the Sena might...
  • Budding bonhomie between Modi and Omar on Twitter October 24, 2014

    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 visits Siachen to meet soldiers on Diwali October 23, 2014

    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...
  • Salman Khan takes broom in his hands to support PM Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'; nominates Aamir Khan, Rajinikanth October 22, 2014

    We have seen him act, do towel dance and croon for his films. But watching Salman Khan hold the broom and contribute to PM Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat initiative' campaign might just end up being the most memorable sight for his fans. The actor, who had accepted Modi's invitation for...