Narendra Modi

  • BJP 'not very keen' on forming coalition government with Shiv Sena in Maharashtra 25-10-2014 11:48 PM

    Mumbai: As back channel talks continued between Shiv Sena and BJP to explore the possibility of a coalition government in Maharashtra, there were strong indications on Saturday that the latter may form a government on its own with NCP's outside support in keeping with the "sentiment" in the party. "It...
  • PM Modi appreciates Tharoor's joining Clean India campaign 25-10-2014 10:05 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday appreciated Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for actively participating in 'Swachh Bharat' campaign, saying his effort is "very encouraging". "A great effort by @ShashiTharoor! His active participation in Swachh Bharat Mission is very encouraging," Modi tweeted. He also re-tweeted the photographs showing Tharoor...
  • Watch: India's who's who in attendance as PM Modi inaugurates Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital 25-10-2014 09:49 PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai in the presence of top celebrities and sportspersons. This is the city's first general hospital setup in 1925. It has been renovated and converted into a state-of-the-art facility. The Prime Minister called for a greater focus...
  • Watch: The swanky new Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital unveiled in Mumbai 25-10-2014 07:51 PM

    Mumbai: Built in 1925, Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital is now a swanky 19 floor structure in the heart of South Mumbai. The hospital is furnished with state-of-the-art operation theatres. After undergoing major renovation and expansion by the Reliance Foundation, Mumbai's first general hospital was inaugurated on Saturday by Prime...
  • Only a healthy nation can be prosperous: Nita Ambani at Sir HN Reliance Foundation hospital inauguration 25-10-2014 07:35 PM

    At the inaugural function of Sir HN Reliance Foundation hospital inauguration the chair person of Reliance Foundation, Nita Ambani said that only a healthy nation can be prosperous. ...
  • Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital promises healthcare for all: Mukesh Ambani 25-10-2014 07:25 PM

    My father's vision was to work for the underprivileged. The Reliance Foundation promises quality healthcare for all, said Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries Mukesh Ambani at inaugural ceremony of Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai. ...
  • Mumbai: Star-studded, power-packed inaugural ceremony for Sir HN Reliance Foundation hospital 25-10-2014 06:51 PM

    Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sarturday inagurated the Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital by unveiling a digital plaque in Mumbai. The hospital, originally built in year 1925, has been restored by the Reliance Foundation. The inaugural function was attended by the Reliance Foundation's chairperson Nita Ambani and Reliance Industries...
  • Mumbai: PM inaugurates Sir HN Reliance Foundation hospital, stresses on preventive healthcare 25-10-2014 06:26 PM

    Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday digitally inaugurated the newly renovated and expanded 90-year-old Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai. While addressing the inaugural ceremony, PM Modi said that the need of the hour is preventive healthcare in order to scale down the outbreak of diseases and boost...
  • Modi a great salesman, repackaging, selling schemes introduced by UPA: Chidambaram 25-10-2014 03:54 PM

    New Delhi: Former Finance Minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram has warned the Narendra Modi government that the party will play the part of robust opposition from now on. Speaking to CNBC-TV18's Managing Editor Sheeren Bhan, Chidambaram said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a great salesman for repackaging and...
  • PM Modi inaugurates Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital: As it happened 25-10-2014 03:35 PM

    Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital by unveiling a digital plaque in Mumbai. The hospital originally built in year 1925 has been restored by the Reliance Foundation. 6:10 PM: PM Narendra Modi takes a guided tour of Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital...
  • Congress MP Shashi Tharoor takes up PM Modi's challenge, cleans beach in Thiruvananthapuram 25-10-2014 12:59 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor took up Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Clean India challenge and was seen cleaning a beach in Thiruvananthapuram. Tharoor said, "If PMO India is sincere about Swachh Bharat, I have a project to clean up the Parvathy Puthenaar canal in Thiruvananthapuram which will need hundreds of...
  • PM Narendra Modi praises media, says writing about Clean India drive is service to nation 25-10-2014 12:44 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met journalists for the first time after assuming the office at the BJP headquarters in the national capital. Modi praised the media for their coverage and reporting on Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan'. Modi said, "You have turned your pen into a broom from...
  • PM media meet: As it happened 25-10-2014 11:53 AM

    12:17 PM: Modi says, "Situation now is not only government but everyone together will take up the job of keeping India clean." 12:16 PM: Modi says, "You have weilded your pen like a broom from my 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan'. 12:15 PM: Modi says, "I see media playing a major role...
  • PM Modi to meet journalists, editors at BJP headquarters today 25-10-2014 11:25 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet journalists for the first time after assuming the office on Saturday. Modi along with BJP President Amit Shah will be speaking to journalists and editors at the BJP headquarters in the national capital. Other senior party leaders, including Union Minister Arun Jaitley...
  • Mumbai: Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital to be inaugurated by PM Modi today 25-10-2014 08:34 AM

    Mumbai: After undergoing major renovation and expansion by the Reliance Foundation, Mumbai's first general hospital is all set to be inaugurated on Saturday by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Built in 1925 , Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital is now a swanky 19 floor structure in the heart of South Mumbai....
  • PM Modi congratulates TV channels for showing dirt on streets left by Diwali celebrations 25-10-2014 07:27 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated TV channels for showing dirty streets after Diwali celebrations, saying telecasting such visuals would create awareness among people about the importance of cleanliness. The Prime Minister, who launched the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan on October 2, also congratulated the people who participated...
  • Shashi Tharoor dares Congress, to take up PM Modi's Clean India challenge today 25-10-2014 07:27 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: This is a further boost to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat campaign but the move could spell trouble for Congress MP Shashi Tharoor. The Congress leader has decided to take up the PM's Clean India challenge and will take part in the campaign at a beach in...
  • PM Modi praises clean up efforts after Diwali firecrackers bursting 24-10-2014 11:46 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated the public for their efforts towards cleaning up the dirt left behind after bursting of firecrackers on Diwali. In tweets posted on the Prime Minister's Office twitter handle, Modi said: "Several friends told me that a lot of people cleaned the...
  • Contributions to Swach Bharat Kosh come under CSR ambit 24-10-2014 10:50 PM

    New Delhi: Contributions made by corporates towards Swach Bharat Kosh and Clean Ganga Fund will be considered as social welfare spending under the new companies law, according to the government. Swach Bharat Kosh and Clean Ganga Fund are among the key initiatives unveiled by the Narendra Modi-led government as part...
  • UN day to look at roadmap for future: Narendra Modi 24-10-2014 10:30 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted the United Nations on the occasion of UN Day, the day in 1945 when the Charter of the United Nations was brought into force, and said it was also a day to "look at a roadmap for the future". In tweets,...
  • Sardar Patel's birth anniversary to be marked as National Unity Day 24-10-2014 10:29 PM

    New Delhi: The Modi government on Friday declared October 31 as "Rashtriya Ekta Diwas" (National Unity Day) to mark the birth anniversary of country's first Home Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, continuing its policy of recasting the way national icons are to be commemorated. Prime Minister Narendra Mod as Gujarat Chief...
  • Pakistan sends Diwali sweets to President, PM 24-10-2014 08:42 PM

    New Delhi: Despite the bitterness in Indo-Pak ties, Pakistan has sent 'Diwali sweets' to President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The sweets, by Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit and his wife, were also sent to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. According to sources, Basit sent the boxes to...
  • Despite Congress's warning, Tharoor takes up PM Modi's Swachh Bharat challenge, to clean Thiruvananthapuram beach on Saturday 24-10-2014 08:18 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: He may have been axed as the Congress spokesperson for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has decided to take up the PM's Clean India challenge. Tharoor tweeted on Friday saying that he will take part in the campaign at a beach in Thiruvananthapuram on...
  • Photo used on Modi's facebook page was publicly available: PMO 24-10-2014 08:09 PM

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister's Office on Friday suggested that a 'Dhanteras' photo used on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Facebook page was publicly available and there was no need to take permission of the photographer. PMO sources said this in the wake of claims that the photograph was protected by...
  • J&K: Omar Abdullah nominates Mehbooba Mufti, Kailash Satyarthi for Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan 24-10-2014 06:52 PM

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday nominated his political opponent and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti and Nobel Peace prize winner Kailash Satyarthi among nine people to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan'. Omar, who was nominated by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan to the campaign, launched...
  • Narendra Modi lauds Mary Kom for 'Swachh Bharat' effort 24-10-2014 06:42 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday praised boxing icon M.C. Mary Kom and union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu for their effort towards 'Swachh Bharat Mission'. "Swachh Bharat Mission will get a great impetus by Mary Kom joining the mission in Imphal," Modi said in a tweet....
  • PM Narendra Modi likely to visit Fiji on November 19 24-10-2014 06:32 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Fiji on November 19, a day after a bilateral meeting with his Australian counterpart Tony Abbot in Canberra. The Prime Minister is likely to travel from Australia, where he will be attending G-20 meeting, to Fiji on a day-long visit...
  • PM Narendra Modi greets UN 24-10-2014 06:21 PM

    New Delhi: On the United Nations Day on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the world body and said it was time for its member nations to further the cause of world peace and prosperity. "I convey my greetings on @UN Day. It is a day to celebrate the achievements...
  • Black money case: Jaitley hiding the truth to show PM Modi in poor light, claims Jethmalani in letter 24-10-2014 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: Former BJP member and Supreme Court advocate Ram Jethmalani has written a letter to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley accusing him of not taking effective steps to bring back black money. Jethmalani in his letter to the Finance Minister slammed his argument that the names of black money account...