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  • Village that gave 'shelter' to Humayun plays host to PM Modi

    Village that gave 'shelter' to Humayun plays host to PM Modi

      Four centuries ago, an emperor stopped by, giving the village its name. Today, Shahanshahpur had another brush with fame when it hosted Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The village, some 30 km from Modi's Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi, has had......

    September 23, 2017
  • Development, not votes, is our priority: PM Modi

    Development, not votes, is our priority: PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today lashed out at his political rivals, saying for BJP, politics was not for the sake of votes as it considered the country's development as the top-most priority. Addressing a public meeting after inaugurating a 'Pashu......

    September 23, 2017
  • Sanitation is worship for me, says PM Modi

    Sanitation is worship for me, says PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said sanitation was also worship for him as it can rid the poor of various diseases. Addressing a public gathering on the second day of his Varanasi visit, he said it was his good......

    September 23, 2017
  • PM Modi flags off Mahamana Express

    PM Modi flags off Mahamana Express

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday flagged off the new Varanasi-Vadodara Mahamana Express via videoconferencing here. Earlier in the day, Modi arrived here by a special Indian Air Force aircraft on a two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency Varanasi amid......

    September 22, 2017
  • PM Modi invites cancer expert Raghu Ram for 'Swachhata Hi Seva' drive

    PM Modi invites cancer expert Raghu Ram for 'Swachhata Hi Seva' drive

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited breast cancer expert Padma Shri Dr P Raghu Ram to be a part of the central government's 'Swachhata Hi Seva' movement. In a letter to Ram, a Dr B C Roy Award recipient, the......

    September 22, 2017
  • Rajinikanth extends support to PM Modi's 'Swachhata Hi Seva'

    Rajinikanth extends support to PM Modi's 'Swachhata Hi Seva'

    Superstar Rajinikanth on Friday said he extends his full support to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swachhata Hi Seva' movement, adding that "cleanliness is godliness". "I extend my full support to our honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modiji's Swachhata Hi Seva mission.......

    September 22, 2017
  • Sonia wants PM Modi to pass women's reservation bill, assures support through letter

    Sonia wants PM Modi to pass women's reservation bill, assures support through letter

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to get the women's reservation bill passed in the Lok Sabha taking advantage of the BJP's majority in the House. Gandhi also assured support of her party......

    September 21, 2017
  • Government will announce additional measures to boost growth: Arun Jaitley

    Government will announce additional measures to boost growth: Arun Jaitley

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government is considering additional measures to bolster an economy that has hit a three-year low of 5.7 per cent in the first quarter of the current fiscal. The minister said an announcement with regard to the......

    September 20, 2017
  • 'Normalisation of India-Denmark relations to boost trade ties'

    'Normalisation of India-Denmark relations to boost trade ties'

    Normalisation of India-Denmark relations, that got a push with the launch of a direct flight between New Delhi and Copenhagen, will boost bilateral trade, which is billed to touch the $3 billion-mark by the end of 2017. The relations between......

    September 19, 2017
  • Sardar Sarovar Dam an engineering miracle that faced many hurdles: PM Modi

    Sardar Sarovar Dam an engineering miracle that faced many hurdles: PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada river, saying no other project in the world has faced so many hurdles as this "engineering miracle" which many people had "conspired to stop". He also said......

    September 17, 2017
  • Sardar Sarovar Dam: Five points to know

    Sardar Sarovar Dam: Five points to know

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates India’s biggest dam, Sardar Sarovar Dam, on his 67th birthday on Sunday, here’s a list of five key points you need to know about the project that took more than half a century to......

    September 17, 2017
  • Guwahati to be made gateway to southeast Asia: Assam CM

    Guwahati to be made gateway to southeast Asia: Assam CM

    In sync with the Centre's Act East Policy, Guwahati, the largest city in northeastern India, will be developed as the gateway to southeast Asia, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said here on Saturday. "Guwahati has always been seen as the......

    September 16, 2017
  • Congress to protest fuel price hike

    Congress to protest fuel price hike

    The Congress on Friday demanded the withdrawal of central excise duties and other taxes on petrol and diesel and said it will hold a demonstration at Jantar Mantar here on Wednesday to press for this demand. Congress spokesperson Ajay Maken......

    September 15, 2017