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  • Met Australian scientists to find solutions for Indian farmers, says PM Modi 1 hour 59 minutes ago

    Daltonganj: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday took his campaign for the Assembly elections to Jharkhand's Daltonganj district. Modi in his election rally talked about his recent visit to Australia and said that he met Australian scientists to find solutions for Indian farmers. "I went to a University in Australia and...
  • Live: Met Australian scientists to find solutions for Indian farmers, says PM Modi 3 hours 29 minutes ago

    Ahead of the Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to address a rally in Jharkhand. Riding high on Modi wave, the state BJP unit expects that the PM's speech will be enough to drum up support for the party in the assembly polls. First phase of polling in...
  • Grateful to PM Modi for his help in getting us back home: A released fisherman 4 hours 39 minutes ago

    The five fishermen who were pardoned by the Sri Lankan government have returned to India. A fishermen said, "There have been huge efforts made, diplomatic and otherwise, to secure our release. We heard people have been on hunger fasts for 15 days. The diplomatic efforts from the two countries have...
  • PM Narendra Modi had an extraordinarily successful visit: US official 6 hours 53 minutes ago

    Washington: Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit as "extraordinarily successful", a top official in the Obama administration has said US-India relationship has come "a remarkable distance". "We've just had the extraordinarily successful visit of Prime Minister Modi here to the United States, and an agenda that is working across...
  • Cabinet approves signing SAARC deal for regional power grid 6 hours 57 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Ahead of the SAARC summit next week to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the cabinet on Thursday approved signing of the framework agreement for setting up a regional power grid. The SAARC Framework Agreement for Energy Cooperation among the SAARC Member States to be signed at 18th...
  • Amidst protest by political parties in Nepal, PM Modi's visit to Hindu goddess Sita's birthplace cancelled 18 hours 14 minutes ago

    Kathmandu/New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Janakpur, the revered Hindu religious site in Nepal, has been cancelled at the last minute due to opposition by some political parties peeved over their non-inclusion in the preparatory committee, government sources said on Thursday. Modi will be leaving on November 25 to...
  • News 360: Supreme Court asks CBI chief Sinha to withdraw from 2G probe 18 hours 45 minutes ago

    In a huge blow to the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked him to withdraw himself from overseeing the investigation into the 2G scam case. A bench headed by Chief Justice HL Dattu has said that prima facie it appears that allegations levelled against Sinha were...
  • Sunil Gavaskar says stories about him questioning Srinivasan 'fabricated' 18 hours 50 minutes ago

    Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday expressed surprise at the "fabricated stories" about him questioning N Srinivasan's silence in the match-fixing scandal while reacting to the Mudgal Committee report. Gavaskar was quoted by India Today Group as having said in Melbourne that Srinivasan needs to explain why he didn't act...
  • Five fishermen released by Sri Lankan government return to India 19 hours 49 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The five fishermen who were pardoned by the Sri Lankan government have returned to India on Thursday. The five Indian fishermen were serving a death sentence in drug smuggling case. They landed on Delhi airport from where they were taken to an undisclosed location. They are likely to...
  • Delhi-Kathmandu bus service to begin during PM Modi's Nepal visit 20 hours 33 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) is all set to launch the Delhi-Kathmandu bus service around the same time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on his two-day visit to Nepal for the SAARC summit on November 26-27. A DTC team is already in Nepal to finalise the route, halting...
  • HRD planning 'Think in India' drive to up innovation, says Smriti Irani 22 hours 45 minutes ago

    Greater Noida: In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' campaign, the HRD Ministry is planning to come up with a 'Think in India' drive to encourage students and researchers to come up with innovations and new ideas and to keep the talent back home from leaving abroad....
  • PM Modi among Time magazine's 'Person of the Year' contenders Yesterday

    New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is among 50 global leaders, business chiefs and pop icons named as contenders by Time magazine for its annual 'Person of the Year' honour. The Time 'Person of the Year 2014' will be announced next month and the publication said the title will be...
  • PM Modi arrives in Delhi after his 10-day three nation tour Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Delhi on Thursday after his 10-day three nation tour during which he attended the East Asia and ASEAN-India Summits in Myanmar, the G-20 Summit in Australia and held bilaterals with his Australian and Fijian counterparts. Modi, the first Indian premier to visit...
  • Indian-origin South Carolina Governor all praise for Modi's 'pro-business' attitude Yesterday

    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...
  • Tamil fishermen released from Sri Lankan prison to reach home today Yesterday

    Chennai: The five Indian fishermen serving a death sentence in drug smuggling case will reach home on Thursday. The fishermen were released on Wednesday by Sri Lankan government. The decision came a few days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to the Sri Lankan President where they agreed to transfer the...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay Yesterday

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  • PM Modi crosses 25 million followers on Facebook, becomes second most followed after Obama Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has crossed 25 million (2.5 crores) followers on Facebook, making him the second most followed politician in the world after the United States of America President Barack Obama. In a statement, the Facebook has confirmed it. PM Modi also have over eight million followers on...
  • PM Narendra Modi meets school children in Fiji 2 days ago

    Suva: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived in Fiji on a one-day visit on Wednesday, met school children after a traditional welcome ceremony at Albert Park. The event was designed to greet Modi in the proud iTaukei tradition, and also in a way befitting a leader who rose from humble...
  • Modi proposes 'Digital India project', focus on the need to be tech-savvy 2 days ago

    Samabula (Fiji): Not just education, but today's youth need to be tech-savvy to take on the world, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi while addressing a gathering at the Fiji National University. The PM promised among other things, double scholarship to Fijian students studying in India. Insisting on the need to...
  • Live: Not just educated, you need to be tech-savvy now, says PM Modi in Fiji 2 days ago

    Earlier in the day, India on Wednesday announced a 75 million USD line of credit for Fiji for a co-generation power plant and upgrading the sugar industry and also a five million USD fund to develop its villages even as the two countries agreed to expand their Defence and Security...
  • Government to propose amendments to Land Act, in talks with Congress to push through changes: sources 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Ahead of the Winter session of Parliament, the Narendra Modi government is reaching out to the Opposition to push through amendments to the the Land Act. Keen to avoid any negative political fallout over changes to the Act, the government is holding talks with the Congress. However, the...
  • PM Modi announces 75 million dollar credit line, visa on arrival to Fiji 2 days ago

    Suva: Seeking stronger engagement with the Pacific Islands, India on Wednesday announced a 75 million USD line of credit for Fiji for a co-generation power plant and upgrading the sugar industry and also a five million USD fund to develop its villages even as the two countries agreed to expand...
  • PM Narendra Modi arrives in Fiji, to hold bilateral talks 2 days ago

    Suva: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Fiji on Wednesday night for a day-long visit, the first by an Indian premier to the country in 33 years, during which he will hold bilateral talks with his counterpart Frank Bainimarama. Modi arrived here from Melbourne on board on a special Indian Air...
  • Lalu is an expired medicine, says Paswan 2 days ago

    Lucknow: Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday described Lalu Prasad as an "expired medicine" while reacting to the RJD supremo's reported statement in which he had said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has become an NRI (Non-Resident Indian). "Lalu is expiry date medicine," the Union minister for...
  • PM Modi clicks selfie with 'friend' Tony Abbott 2 days ago

    Melbourne: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is known for clicking selfies, on Tuesday posted a selfie with his "friend" and Australian counterpart Tony Abbott. The selfie signed by the two leaders was taken at the famous Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) where Abbott hosted a rare reception for Modi, the first Indian...
  • Fiji opposition to boycott Modi's speech due to internal politics 2 days ago

    Suva: Fiji's opposition party has decided to boycott the special parliament meeting planned for Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday after the government withdrew it's decision to allow it to move the vote of thanks. Modi, the first Indian Prime Minister to visit the pacific nation in 33 years, is due...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 2 days ago

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 2 days ago

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  • News 360: Centre lowers upper age limit for attempting the civil services exam 2 days ago

    The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday lowered the upper age limit for Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) aspirants. According to a government notification, the upper age limit for general category will be 26, down from 30, for Other Backward Classes (OBCs) 28 from 33 and for Scheduled Caste (SC) and...
  • Centre lowers upper age limit, reduces number of attempts for UPSC civil services aspirants 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday lowered the upper age limit for Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) aspirants. According to a government notification, the upper age limit for general category will be 26, down from 30, for Other Backward Classes (OBCs) 28 from 33 and for Scheduled Caste...