Narendra Modi

  • Khadi Sales up by 125 percent after my appeal: Narendra Modi
    6:15 PM

    New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday said the sale of khadi products had gone up by almost 125 percent since he urged the people to opt for the hand-woven cotton fabric. “I was told that khadi sales increased by almost 125 percent,” Modi said on the

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  • Modi vows to bring back black money (Roundup)
    3:51 PM

    New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi pledged in his radio address Sunday to bring back “every bit” of unaccounted wealth stashed abroad and said his Clean India drive had become a mass movement. Speaking on a variety of subjects in the 20-minute programme, the prime minister said

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  • Modi flags off Run for Unity
    8:29 AM

    New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday flagged off Run for Unity from Vijay Chowk to mark the the birth anniversary of India’s first home minister Sardar Patel. Modi walked along the Raj Path to India Gate after flagging of the run in which hundreds of people

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  • Sardar Patel is architect of modern India: Modi
    7:55 AM

    New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday said Sardar Patel’s life was a journey of “service to the motherland” and he was “truly the architect of modern India”. “Sardar Patel’s life is a journey of deep-rooted courage, dedication & service to the Motherland. He is truly the

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  • Modi’s Rs.745 crore falls short of Kashmir’s expectations
    6:30 PM

    Srinagar, Oct 24 (IANS) Political parties and the common man in Jammu and Kashmir Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should have announced a larger relief package during his day-long visit to the state instead of Rs.745 crore. Naeem Akhtar, chief spokesman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), told

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  • India lagging in medical research: Modi
    2:34 PM

    New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday said India is lagging behind in the field of medical research and more work should be done in this area. “India is lagging behind in the field of medical research and much more needs to be done… We should focus

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  • Modi condoles loss of lives in cyclone Hudhud
    5:54 PM

    New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday condoled the deaths caused by cyclone Hudhud which hit Andhra Pradesh’s Visakhapatnam city and other coastal areas Sunday. “We stand shoulder to shoulder with our sisters and brothers suffering due to cyclone Hudhud. Their tragedy and grief is as much

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  • How the Tibetan plateau basin lost significant height
    12:18 PM

    Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) After studying snail shells, new research appears to confirm an earlier improbable finding – an area of the Tibetan plateau’s Zhada basin – actually lost 3,000 to 5,000 feet of elevation sometime in the Pliocene epoch or 5.3-2.6 million years ago. “The plateau’s Zhada basin is

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  • Modi-Xi talks set agenda to further India-China economic ties
    3:49 PM

    New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, after his talks with President Xi Jinping, Thursday said a new chapter in India-China economic ties has opened with Beijing assuring greater access for Indian goods and capital while also committing an investment of $20-billion over the next five years. With

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  • President, PM greet teachers
    11:14 AM

    New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday greeted the teachers throughout the country on the occasion of Teachers’ Day. In his message, the president said: “Teachers must be friends, philosophers and guiding lights to their students. They are like candles, who burn brightly

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  • Cancel directive on Modi address: CPI-M
    3:45 PM

    New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) The CPI-M Wednesday urged the government to cancel its directive to schools asking students to listen to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address on Teachers Day Friday. “The CPI-M strongly protests against such an unprecedented directive/instruction and demands that the Modi government immediately rescind this,” it

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  • Modi returns from Japan
    3:24 PM

    New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday returned here after a five-day sojourn to Japan. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj received him. This was Modi’s first bilateral visit outside South Asia after becoming the prime minister in May this year.

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