Modi's appeal, Shah's strategy give BJP stunning victory in UP

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 23:38

New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi's electoral appeal, central government's pro-poor schemes and Amit Shah's social engineering helped BJP pull off a stunning victory in Uttar Pradesh, the country's most crucial electoral state, say party leaders.


Large crowds throng Varanasi as Modi arrives for road show

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 11:18

Varanasi, March 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the temple town of Varanasi on Saturday for his road show amid huge enthusiasm from his supporters here in his parliamentary constituency.


PM Modi hails Indian interceptor missile success

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 13:42

New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the test of an interceptor missile gives India a "cutting edge competency" in the area of security.


Modi's 'Make in India's lion doesn't roar but whimpers: Rahul

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 22:46

Bahraich (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 24 (IANS) Congress Vice president Rahul Gandhi On Friday ridiculed the 'Make in India' campaign of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying while a big lion was made the mascot of the campaign, it ended in a whimper of a rat.


Non-BJP parties have harmed Bundelkhand: PM Modi

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:22

Jalaun (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday accused non-BJP parties of not developing Bundelkhand region in Uttar Pradesh and said all of them are "two sides of the same coin".


Zuckerberg hails Modi for connecting with masses via Facebook

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:24

New York, Feb 17 (IANS) As India conducts assembly elections in five states, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has applauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's style of working using the social networking platform to establish a meaningful dialogue between the people and the government.


PM Modi invites Trump to visit India

Wed, 01/25/2017 - 09:40

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said he had a "warm" telephonic conversation with new US President Donald Trump and invited him to India for an official visit.


Modi, Trump discuss South Asia security; will stand together to fight terror

Wed, 01/25/2017 - 08:02

Washington, Jan 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump discussed the security situation in South and Central Asia during their phone conversation on Tuesday night and resolved that India and US will "stand shoulder to shoulder" to fight global terrorism, the White House said.


PM Modi talks to Jharkhand CM over coal mine tragedy

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 13:18

New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed grief over the loss of lives in a coal mine accident in Jharkhand and spoke to Chief Minister Raghubar Das to take stock of the situation.


Modi must and should resign, says Trinamool

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 12:50

New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) With his self-imposed 50-day deadline ending on Friday, the Trinamool Congress asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to own up responsibility for the adverse effects of demonetisation and resign.


War against corruption will continue till victory: PM Modi

Sat, 12/24/2016 - 19:58

Mumbai, Dec 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday put up a spirited defence of demonetisation in the face of sharp attacks at home and abroad, saying the move was only one of the many intended radical reforms to cleanse India of corruption and black money and make the country developed in one generation.


Modi has risked his political legacy for country: Vivek Oberoi

Wed, 11/16/2016 - 19:14

Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi on Wednesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has risked his own political career by demonetising Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes in an attempt do something unique for the country.