Narender Modi

  • Modi govt is anti-farmer: Congress September 13, 2013

    Rajkot: Accusing the Narendra Modi-led BJP government in Gujarat of being "anti-farmer", Congress on Friday alleged that it was due to the state government's policies that farmers in the state were in a miserable condition. "Gujarat government is anti-farmer. Because of the false details provided by it to the Centre and...
  • Bihar Assembly adjourned over midday meal deaths July 29, 2013

    The Bihar Assembly was adjourned on Monday following an uproar by the opposition who demanded a debate on the death of 23 children after they ate contaminated midday meal in their school. Soon after the Assembly sitting began, opposition members pressed the chair to accept their adjournment motion on the July...
  • Modi holds closed-door meeting with Rajnath March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Speculation over Gujarat Chief Minister Narender Modi being given a bigger role in the BJP at the national level grew further as he held a closed-door meeting with party president Rajnath Singh on Sunday. Soon after the national council meeting of the party concluded, Modi drove to Rajnath Singh's...
  • SC raps Modi on appointment of probe panel head February 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government was rapped by the Supreme Court on Friday for bypassing it on the appointment of new chairman of the monitoring authority which is looking into the investigations of 22 encounter killings between 2002 to 2006 in Gujarat, saying it was "complicating" the matter. The apex...
  • Modi declares Rs 40 lakhs assets, has no car November 28, 2007

    Ahmedabad: A 57-year-old bachelor, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has assets worth Rs 40 lakh, does not own any vehicle and has no cases against him, according to an affidavit he filed before the Election Commission. Modi, who submitted his nominations papers from city's Maninagar Assembly Constituency, has stated in the...