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  • Survey reveals Narendra Modi magic continues as his government completes 100 days in power 8 minutes ago

    New Delhi: May 16, 2014 was a truly historic day in Indian political history. It was the day when for the first time a party other than the Congress managed to secure majority on its own in the Lok Sabha. When Narendra Modi took oath as India's 15th Prime Minister...
  • Committed to clean Ganga: Centre to SC 28 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Narendra Modi government on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that it is committed to clean Ganga, which was its pre-poll promise, and steps would be taken to prevent any pollution going into the holy river. In a affidavit filed in the apex court, the Centre said a consortium...
  • Congress conspiring to tarnish Modi government's image: Prakash Javadekar 57 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Opposition Congress is "conspiring to tarnish" the image of the Narendra Modi government after being unable to find anything against its "transparent" functioning, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday. Hitting back at the opposition party for its comments that the NDA regime's first 100 days in power...
  • Has Prime Minister Modi been able to put the economy back on track? 1 hour 29 minutes ago

    While 100 days is too small a timeframe to judge a government which has won the mandate to rule India for 5 years, there have been some decisions and incidents since May 26 which show that Prime Minister Narendra Modi indeed means business while others reveal that he also needs...
  • 'Severe resentment' over PM's Teachers Day programme: Prithviraj Chavan 32 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Amid a row over the Prime Minister's proposed televised interaction with students on Teachers Day, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Tuesday said that his government is cooperating with the logistics keeping "delicate" Centre State relations in mind but there is "severe resentment" among teachers and parents. "There is severe...
  • Centre asks states to stress on improving water conservation 1 hour 55 minutes ago

    New Delhi: To mitigate drought-like situation and water scarcity, the Centre on Tuesday directed states that 50 per cent of all works taken up at district level under MNREGA should be for improving water conservation. The decision was taken by Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari in response to widespread criticism...
  • Japanese delegates impressed by Modi: BJD leader Jay Panda 2 hours 31 minutes ago

    BJD leader Jay Panda who was also in Japan at the time of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit said that he was told by the Japanese delegates there that the PM was easy to understand and connected well with people. ...
  • MP: State issues diktat to government schools on broadcast of Modi's Teachers' Day speech 2 hours 49 minutes ago

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government has warned of strict action against government schools which fail to broadcast Prime Minister Modi's address on Teachers' Day. The Human Resources Development (HRD) Ministry has directed schools to stretch their schedule and show Modi's speech live to students on September 5. Schools, however, say they will...
  • Japan visit a huge success, PM Modi tells Tokyo Indians, urges them to fulfil 'Clean India' mission 3 hours 41 minutes ago

    Tokyo: India is no more a land of snake-charmers, in fact it has revolutionised the world of computer technology, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he addressed the Indian community in Tokyo, a day ahead of wrapping up his five-day Japan visit. "My computer engineer friend had superstitious image about India....
  • Ministers have freedom to take decisions under Modi: Javadekar 2 hours 41 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As the Narendra Modi government nears its 100 days in power, each ministry has given a report card on the measures taken till now. Environment and Information Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said that he has changed the "negative image" of the Environment Ministry. "The ministry had acquired a negative...
  • For first time in Budget, agriculture, farmers got priority: Radha Mohan 5 hours 25 minutes ago

    As the Narendra Modi government completed 100 days in office, each ministry is giving its report card. Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan said for the first time in Budget, agriculture and farmers got priority. He said, "Two important schemes - Pradham Mantri Irrigation Plan and Soil Health Cards to be given...
  • Congress slams Centre over reports of appointment of Sathasivam as Kerala Governor 5 hours 56 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Congress on Tuesday slammed the Narendra Modi government over reports of former Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam being appointed as Kerala Governor. Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has also objected to the appointment saying he was never consulted. Sources said that the Home Ministry has forwarded Sathasivam's...
  • 100 days of Modi government: Centre hasn't done anything to fulfil poll promises, claims Congress 5 hours 54 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As the Narendra Modi government completes 100 days in power, the Congress has hit out at the Centre. The Congress alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) made tall claims while in opposition but has not done anything to fulfil its promises, specially on the issue of black...
  • 100 days of Modi government: The good and the not so good 5 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed power on May 26, 2014 after piloting the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance to a massive victory in the Lok Sabha elections. Modi's ascendancy was a monumental shift in Indian politics as it was the first time that a non-Congress leader had...
  • Poll: Rate 100 days of Modi government 5 hours 46 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As the Narendra Modi government completes 100 days in power, CNN-IBN and Today's Chanakya conducted a survey across 14 cities to find out how people rated the government. Modi has brought in lot of changes in the functioning of the government and sticked to his message of 'More governance...
  • Just like 'Made in Japan', want to turn 'Made in India' into a brand: PM Modi to investors 5 hours 52 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a bid to woo Japanese investors, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday assured them there was no red tapism but only red carpet in India. Giving a key note address at Japan-India Association event hosted by Jetro and Nikkei, Modi said, "Like 'Made in Japan', we aim...
  • Centre to initiate steps to increase road safety, curb accidents 8 hours 11 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Over the past decade, the number of deaths by road accidents have increased from 92,618 to over 1,37,572. Of the 1,37,572 fatal accidents, 6,463 deaths were due to drunken driving. According to reports, 20 lakh serious injuries take place annually due to road accidents. These are sobering statistics for...
  • India's commitment to peace and non-violence engrained in our DNA: PM Modi to Japan 10 hours 42 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday sought to address concerns of international community over India not signing the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) by saying that the country's commitment to peace and non-violence is engrained in the "DNA of Indian society" which is above any international treaty or processes. "India is...
  • Watch: PM Narendra Modi's 'jugalbandi' on the drums with a Japanese 11 hours 1 minutes ago

    On his fourth day in Japan, PM Narendra Modi took some time off from his hectic schedule and was seen joining a ceremonial Japanese drummer at a TCS event in Tokyo. Here is a short clip of his 'jugalbandi' on the drums. ...
  • Live: India no more a land of snake-charmers, we wow the world with the 'mouse', Modi tells Japan 5 hours 12 minutes ago

    In a keynote address at an event by Japan India Association, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that while India is moving at 'Look East policy', Japan is in a 'Look at India' mood....
  • Attached to the concept and need for women empowerment, girl child education: Modi to Japan 10 hours 8 minutes ago

    Tokyo: On the fourth day of his visit to Japan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday interacted with students of Sacred Heart University in Tokyo and stressed on the need for women empowerment. At an all women's college in Tokyo, Modi listed steps taken by him for girl-child education and women...
  • Hits and misses: 100 days of Narendra Modi government 9 hours 54 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 22 hours 34 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 22 hours 9 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 22 hours 50 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 23 hours 45 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? 23 hours 40 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 Yesterday

    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? 21 hours 25 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 Yesterday

    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...