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  • Yale University students laud PM Modi's social media skills October 5, 2014

    As the Prime Minister strives to establish a contact with the youth and entrepreneurs abroad, students at Yale University laud the PM for his social media skills, and his attempt to reach out to everyone. ...
  • Indian community gathers to welcome PM Modi outside White House September 30, 2014

    An good number on Indian-Americans are waiting outside the White House to catch a glimpse of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. US President Barack Obama has hosted a private dinner for the PM. ...
  • Can't recall such enthusiastic gathering outside White House: Indo-US analyst September 30, 2014

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets US President Barack Obama in Washington's White House a good number of Indian-Americans have gathered outside the presidential house to catch a glimpse of PM. ...
  • Indian-Americans wait outside White House to catch a glimpse of PM Modi September 30, 2014

    An good number on Indian-Americans are waiting outside the White House to catch a glimpse of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. US President Barack Obama has hosted a private dinner for the PM. ...
  • Indian-Americans treat performers outside White House with samosas September 30, 2014

    As US President Barack Obama hosts private dinner for PM Narendra Modi, the people performing outside White House were treated with Indian delicacies like Samosa and vada. ...
  • Festival-like ambience outside White House as Obama hosts dinner for Modi September 30, 2014

    Indian Americans thronged White House ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with US President Barack Obama. They danced, they sang, they reveled as they waited to have a glimpse of their PM. ...
  • Yale students laud PM Modi, say decision to reform the bureaucracy was necessary September 29, 2014

    While Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered a stupendous speech, wooing Indian Americans, corporates and lawmakers alike in his Madison Square Garden speech, students at Yale University also lauded the Indian PM, saying that many of his decisions were pending and necessary to put the country back on track. ...
  • PM Modi, Mukesh Ambani, Gabbard among others attend a dinner party September 29, 2014

    New York: After delivering a spectacular speech and wooing the Indian community in America at the Madison Sqaure Garden, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a dinner hosted by the Indian Ambassador to the US, Dr S Jaishankar. Among the attendees were External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, BJP functionary Ram Madhav,...
  • Programme at Madison Square Garden overwhelming, says PM Narendra Modi September 29, 2014

    New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the programme at the Madison Square Garden Sunday was "overwhelming". "The programme at Madison Square Garden was overwhelming. It was very special to interact with members of the diaspora. A big thank you," the Prime Minister said in a tweet. He added...
  • PM Narendra Modi's US visit geared to woo investors, connect with Indian diaspora September 29, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the United States is geared largely towards connecting with people on a large scale, to woo investors into coming to India and sell the 'Make in India' concept to the world. ...
  • Five of the diaspora in the limelight at Madison Square Garden September 29, 2014

    New York: Four people of Indian-origin and another who has embraced India were the faces of diaspora's influence beyond science and technology in the US when they shared the stage with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the VIPs at his Sunday community reception: Hari Srinivasan, who was the emcee, is the...
  • PM Modi redefined India at Madison Square Garden, says BJP September 29, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to NRIs at Madison Square Garden in New York. BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said, "I think the best statement that Narendra Modi made in US is that 21st century is the century of India. He redefined the concept of India...
  • I have removed all laws that were outdated and redundant, says Narendra Modi September 29, 2014

    "Earlier governments only talked about making new laws, I have removed all laws that were outdated and redundant," said PM Narendra Modi addressing an audience in Madison Square in New York. ...
  • Entire world comes to US, but Indians live in entire world: PM at Madison Square September 29, 2014

    New York: Drawing comparisons between the world's largest democracy India and the oldest democracy US, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said people from entire world come to live in India, but Indians reside across the world. Addressing thousands of NRIs at the Madison Square Garden, Modi invited them to...
  • PM Modi: Mahatma Gandhi gave us freedom, we should give him a Clean India September 29, 2014

    "Mahatma Gandhi never compromised on cleanliness. He gave us freedom. We should give him a Clean India," said PM Modi in his speech at Madison Square in New York. ...
  • Watch: PM Modi invites NRIs to take part in 'Make in India' project September 29, 2014

    PM Narendra Modi in his speech at Madison Square invites NRIs to take part in the 'Make in India' project. He tells people how one can connect with the 'Make in India' project through a simple tap on their phones and laptops. "You can also connect with us on our...
  • PM Modi in his speech requests Indians to help clean the polluted river Ganga September 28, 2014

    Almost 40 per cent of India's economy is dependent on the Ganges. "If we are able to clean it, it will be a huge upliftment for those 40 per cent people. So, cleaning the Ganges is also an economic agenda," said PM Modi requesting everyone to help in the initiative....
  • NRIs have raised the status and respect of India, says PM Modi in his speech at Madison Square September 28, 2014

    "I am fortunate that my countrymen, who are staying here thousands of miles away from their country, have raised the status and respect of India. There was a time when our country had an image of snake charmers. Had you not been there, the change would never have happened," said...
  • PIO cardholders to get lifetime Indian visa, says PM Modi at Madison Square event September 28, 2014

    New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday told a rapturous crowd of NRIs that Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) cardholders will get lifetime Indian visa and that American tourists will be given visa on arrival. Modi, who arrived at the packed Madison Square Garden to a rousing welcome, announced the...
  • Indian-Americans give rock star treatment to Modi at Madison Square Garden September 28, 2014

    New York: Indian-Americans from across the nation gave a "rock star" treatment to Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the prestigious Madison Square Garden in the Big Apple, where nearly 20,000 strong gathering of Indian Diaspora welcomed the Indian leader. Shouting slogans like 'Narendra Modi Zindabaad', 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' and 'Welcome...
  • Will merge PIO and OCI schemes into one, says PM Modi at Madison Sqaure September 28, 2014

    PM Narendra Modi in his speech at Madison Square announces that PIO card holders will be given permanent Indian visa. Modi plans to merge PIO and OCI schemes and make it one. "Those who stay in India for long have to go to police stations too. They won't have to...
  • Modi joins league of Presley, Jackson, Madonna at Madison Square Garden September 28, 2014

    New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday joined a long but exclusive list of international singers and film stars among others who have spoken at the iconic Madison Square Garden in the US. Also known as MSG or simply 'The Garden', Madison Square Garden is a multi-purpose indoor arena in...
  • Hundreds of Indian-Americans in Times Square to watch Modi September 28, 2014

    New York: Hundreds of Indian-Americans today gathered in the iconic Times Square to watch the telecast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address at the Madison Square Garden. A large number of men, women and children have gathered in the Times Square to watch the 'live' telecast of Modi's address to the...
  • More than three dozen US lawmakers attend Modi's Madison Square event September 28, 2014

    New York: In an unprecedented show of solidarity for India-US relationship, more than three dozen top US lawmakers on Sunday attended the public reception hosted for the Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the iconic Madison Square Garden. This is for the first time that such a large number of US lawmakers...
  • PM Modi will speak from his heart, says an NRI from Madison Square September 28, 2014

    Excited to hear Narendra Modi's address at Madison Square in New York, an NRI present for the event said, "Modi is a great leader. This is a huge event for Indians in America. We know that he will speak from his heart."...
  • Indian-Americans hail Modi's UNGA speech, say India on world stage with a strong voice September 27, 2014

    United Nations: Indian-Americans from across the US hailed the maiden speech of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday, with some saying that the speech reflects that India has arrived on the world stage with a strong voice. "This is once in a life time opportunity. India has arrived on the...
  • PM Narendra Modi more like Deng Xiaoping, says Fareed Zakaria September 27, 2014

    Strategic Affairs Expert Fareed Zakaraia said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not like Margaret Thatcher or Ronald Reagan, he is more like Deng Xiaoping. CNN-IBN Executive Editor Bhupendra Chaubey was speaking to Zakaria on India's global image and how the world perceives Modi. ...
  • Modi addressed world leaders at UNGA on Saturday, fans at Madison Square Garden on Sunday September 27, 2014

    New York: On his 5-day trip to New York, his first since taking charge as Prime Minister, Narendra Modi is expected to make his first address to the United Nations General Assembly today. His packed schedule includes 35 meetings - he will be meeting US President Barack Obama, leading industrialists...
  • Indian-American community plan grand reception for PM Modi September 26, 2014

    New York: As Indian-American community is gearing up to host Prime Minister Narendra Modi this Sunday at the iconic Madison Square Garden, the organisers on Friday announced an elaborate programme for almost day-long event including a 360-degree rotating platform for him to address over 16,000 general public and about 2,600...
  • Excitement on Modi visit among Indian-Americans real or just hype? September 26, 2014

    Indians in America are excited about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden visit to the county. Bhupen and Sumit find out if the excitement is real or is it just hype. ...