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  • Narendra Modi praises Salman Khan for joining the 'Swachh Bharat' campaign 36 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday praised Bollywood superstar Salman Khan for joining the 'Swachh Bharat' campaign and hoped it will be an inspiration for others. "The effort by Salman Khan is a significant, one that will inspire several people to join Swachh Bharat Mission," Modi tweeted. Salman Khan contributed to the...
  • Salman Khan takes broom in his hands to support PM Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'; nominates Aamir Khan, Rajinikanth 2 hours 25 minutes ago

    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...
  • 'Swachh Bharat' campaign must make impact on ground: Sumitra Mahajan 12 hours 56 minutes ago

    Indore: Lauding the Modi Government for launching the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan', Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Tuesday said it should not remain a short-term affair and people must ensure that cleanliness is truly visible at the ground level. "Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan is neither a single-day affair nor just an announcement....
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 13 hours 38 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 14 hours 8 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch: Baby Twisha's mother appeals to PM Narendra Modi for help 14 hours 12 minutes ago

    Baby Twisha, born with an incomplete food pipe needs Rs 7.5 crore to undergo a complicated procedure in Boston to survive. Twisha has already undergone 20 surgeries but they haven't been successful. Twisha's mother appeals to PM Narendra Modi to come forward and help and shower his blessing on baby...
  • News 360: Help pours in for baby Twisha, mother collects nearly Rs 2 crore for treatment 15 hours 7 minutes ago

    This Dhanteras, as you step out to buy yourself something, spare a thought for a 3-and-a-half-year-old child, who urgently needs your help. Baby Twisha, born with an incomplete food pipe needs Rs 7.5 crore to undergo a complicated procedure in Boston to survive. Twisha has already undergone 20 surgeries but...
  • Tamil Nadu fishermen in Iran fined, PM Modi asked to intervene 17 hours 49 minutes ago

    Kanyakumari: Four Tamil Nadu fishermen together have been fined Rs 5.5 lakh for allegedly fishing in Iranian territory by authorities there, an official of the state fishermen development trust said on Tuesday. A letter has been sent to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking his intervention as...
  • Malaysia PM calls PM Modi, sets meeting during Myanmar summit 18 hours 0 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held a telephonic talk with his Malaysian counterpart Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, during which he greeted him on Malaysia's election to UN Security Council as a non-permanent member and expressed sympathy over the MH-17 and MH-370 air tragedies. During the phone...
  • Manohar Lal Khattar: From RSS pracharak to Haryana Chief Minister 18 hours 16 minutes ago

    Chandigarh: Manohar Lal Khattar, a low profile RSS leader, is known for his quiet work on the field and in the BJP that has earned him the reputation of a tough task master with a no-nonsense approach. 60-year-old Khattar, who once wanted to become a doctor, is a man known for...
  • PDP welcomes PM's decision to spend Diwali with flood victims 18 hours 53 minutes ago

    Srinagar: Opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday termed as "good gesture" Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision to spend Diwali with flood-affected people of Kashmir but said it would have been thoughtful of him to spend Eid. "It is a good gesture," Chief Spokesman of the PDP Naeem Akhtar said...
  • SIAM, Tata Motors, Nissan welcome diesel deregulation 19 hours 6 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Tata Motors and Nissan Motor India, besides automobile industry body SIAM, on Tuesday welcomed the government's move to deregulate diesel prices in the country. "This is a long-awaited measure and I am extremely happy that the Prime Minister has seized the opportunity of...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Flood victims pin hope on PM's visit 19 hours 27 minutes ago

    Srinagar: Thousands of people rendered homeless by the deluge in Jammu and Kashmir last month are pinning their hopes on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Diwali visit to the Valley, expecting him to announce a substantial package that can help them rebuild their homes before the onset of winter. "We are...
  • Nepal, India sign historic Power Trade Agreement 19 hours 32 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: India and Nepal inked a historic Power Trade Agreement (PTA), allowing exchange of electricity and opening up new vistas of cooperation in the hydropower sector. During the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Nepal in August, the two sides had agreed to sign the agreement that would allow...
  • PM Modi to spend Diwali with flood-hit people in Kashmir 21 hours 13 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a special gesture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Kashmir on Diwali and spend time with flood-hit people there. He made the announcement himself on his twitter account. "Will be in Srinagar on Diwali, 23rd October & will spend the day with our sisters & brothers affected...
  • 30 Minutes: Modi-Shah leadership takes BJP to new heights Yesterday

    The all-charged up leadership of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah led BJP to register record victories in the Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana. ...
  • Maharashtra elections: Guessing game on as BJP keeps Shiv Sena, NCP on hold Yesterday

    It's a dilemma of plenty for the BJP. More than 24 hours after emerging as the single largest party in Maharashtra, the BJP continues to play the guessing game. ...
  • I was never a good student, PM Modi tells AIIMS graduates Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed a convocation of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the national capital and said, "I was never a good student, nor did I get a chance to receive an award." While addressing the convocation, Modi advised the students to...
  • Assembly elections: Congress faces questions of relevance and survivability Yesterday

    New Delhi: The day the Congress was swept out of both Maharashtra and Haryana by the Bharatiya Janata Party, its national Vice President Rahul Gandhi was in the Hudhud cyclone hit Visakhapatnam visiting the worst affected areas. In typical Congress style, he and his mother party chief Sonia Gandhi issued...
  • Maharashtra: BJP still in two minds over post-poll alliance with Shiv Sena, say sources 2 days ago

    Mumbai: After a victory in Maharashtra, hectic parleys are going on within the Bharatiya Janata Party and it is still in two minds over a post-poll alliance with the Shiv Sena despite party chief Uddhav Thackeray's overtures, said sources on Monday. The BJP emerged as the single largest party in...
  • PT Usha accepts PM's invitation to train athletes from Gujarat for Olympics 2 days ago

    India's most successful sprinter, PT Usha on Monday accepted to scout and groom sporting talent in Gujarat, in response to a request from Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Usha, nicknamed the Payyoli Express after the Kerala village where she was born, said the invite from Modi came last year when he...
  • Narendra Modi to address joint session of Australian parliament 2 days ago

    Melbourne: Narendra Modi will be the first Indian Prime Minister to address the gallery of Australian member of parliamentarians and leaders at a special joint sitting of Federal Parliament after he attends the G20 leaders' Summit in Brisbane in November. While several MPs have expressed their delight and happiness for him...
  • Will BJP pick NCP over Shiv Sena as the Modi wave sweeps Maharashtra? 2 days ago

    With BJP emerging as the single largest party in Maharashtra and yet falling short of reaching the halfway mark, it has two options, either to join hands with former ally Shiv Sena or the NCP. ...
  • BJP has not decided on Maharashtra, Haryana CMs: Rajnath Singh 2 days ago

    New Delhi: BJP has not taken any decision yet on chief ministers of Maharashtra and Haryana, senior BJP leader and Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday. "So far we have not taken any decision on chief ministers of Maharashtra or Haryana," he said after a meeting of the BJP...
  • Pritam Munde breaks Modi's Lok Sabha record, secures highest winning margin 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party leader and daughter of late union minister Gopinath Munde polled a staggering 9,22,416 votes in the Beed Lok Sabha by-poll, surpassing the record set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Pritam trounced her nearest Congress rival Ashok S. Patil by a margin of over 6,96,321 votes which is...
  • Hung assembly in Maharashtra, BJP set to form government, looks for allies 2 days ago

    New Delhi: It's a hung assembly in Maharashtra with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) emerging as the single largest party but well short of the halfway mark in the 288-member House. BJP's reliance on Prime Minister Narendra Modi has surely paid rich dividends. In a major shift of power, the...
  • Narendra Modi and Amit Shah knock out Congress, BJP to form governments in Maharashtra, Haryana 2 days ago

    There has been a dramatic and tectonic shift in the political landscape of India in the last few months. In the last two-and-a-half-decades one-party rule at the Centre and states were replaced with coalition government as regional parties started to flex their muscles. Come 2014 and an extremely aggressive Bharatiya Janata...
  • BJP gets majority in Haryana for the first time 2 days ago

    Chandigarh: In its best performance in nearly three decades, BJP created a record getting majority on its own in the 90-member Haryana Assembly winning 47 seats. The saffron party's previous best performance was in 1987 when it won 16 of the 20 seats it had contested....
  • BJP parliamentary board to decide on post-poll move, says Parrikar 2 days ago

    Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said a decision about a post-poll alliance has to be taken by the BJP parliamentary board, though "natural allies always exist". "The central parliamentary board will take the decision about an alliance in Maharashtra. It is for them to decide and they...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: BJP dethrones Congress, INLD fails to make a comeback 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party is all set to form government in Haryana for the very first time after registering a record victory in the state by winning 47 of the 90 seats. As BJP made huge leaps in the state, ruling Congress was badly decimated in the polls. It won...