India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 30, 2015
Even as his Cabinet decided today to promulgate the Land Acquisition Ordinance for the third time, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the legislation is not "a matter of life or death for me" and that he was prepared to accept any suggestions...
India News | Agencies | Saturday May 30, 2015
The government today cleared the contentious land ordinance for the third time after failing to win parliamentary approval for the crucial reform championed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 27, 2015
Amendments in the land acquisition bill in the interest of farmers, poor, village and nation will be accepted, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today asserting that along with GST bill the measure will be passed by Parliament in "a matter of time".
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 25, 2015
The kidnapped son of Pakistan's former Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani called his father on Sunday after two years in captivity and told him he was well.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 24, 2015
A day after ousted Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi sought time from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP today said the party would "favourably consider" any proposal from his side for a tie-up in the upcoming Bihar Assembly polls.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday May 23, 2015
Lewis Hamilton secured the prime starting position for Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix, at the ninth time of asking.
India News | Barkha Dutt | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks on how there was a time when people felt a sense of shame at being born in India have triggered a fierce debate on social media over whether he had insulted India abroad or simply spoken the bitter truth. Now, t...
India News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Wednesday May 20, 2015
On May 10, Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew out of Kazi Nazrul Islam Airport at Durgapur in West Bengal. But formally, the airport opened on Monday, with celebrities taking the first Alliance Air flight from Kolkata to Durgapur. Flight time was 35 m...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 18, 2015
British lawmakers are expected to appoint a speaker today as they convene at parliament for the first time after a general election that handed Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives a surprise majority.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 18, 2015
Refusing to share the enthusiasm of their ally BJP, over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's China visit, the Shiv Sena has accused the neighbouring country of pursuing a policy of "hugging from the front and stabbing from behind".
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 18, 2015
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday there was still time to stop an Iranian agreement with world powers that he says would give Tehran nuclear arms.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today witnessed horse racing, traditional wrestling and archery at a mini Naadam festival Ulan Bator, taking time off from his hectic schedule.
India News | Anindita Sanyal (With agency inputs) | Saturday May 16, 2015
The World's Mightiest Selfie -- that's what the Forbes Magazine has called the photo in which Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears together. The Prime Minister clicked and posted the photo on social media, with a captio...
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday May 15, 2015
"It's selfie time. Thanks Premier Li." Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Beijing's Temple of Heaven ended with a not only a session of selfies - but also a tweet.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Friday May 15, 2015
Rahul Gandhi has added another term to the arsenal he uses to attack Prime Minister Narendra Modi, this time calling Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhara Rao, or KCR, "mini-Modi" while accusing both of neglecting farmers.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Prime Minister David Cameron Tuesday held the first meeting of his cabinet since last week's surprise election win as he grapples with renegotiating Britain's relationship with the EU before a vote on leaving.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 11, 2015
British Prime Minister David Cameron unveiled his new cabinet on Monday after an unexpected election victory that gave his Conservative party a narrow majority in parliament for the first time in nearly 20 years.
India News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Friday May 8, 2015
For the first time since becoming Prime Minister, Narendra Modi is visiting West Bengal over the weekend and the once-hostile Mamata Banerjee is meeting him several times.
India News | Reported by Nidhi Razdan (with inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday May 12, 2015
During his trip to China next week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be accompanied, sources said, by the chief ministers of three or four states - a major gesture by Mr Modi, officials said, to "put his vision of cooperative federalism put into pra...
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday May 7, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has, for the first time, commented on his government's decision to ban a documentary on the fatal Delhi gang-rape that triggered massive street protests and forced the introduction of tougher new laws to punish sexual cri...
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday April 29, 2015
As far as he was concerned, Ilyumzhinov said it is prime time for chess competition in the afternoon when a few Winter Olympics events are held. What's more, chess enjoys a huge fan base, much more than what the International Olympic Committee reques...
AFP | Tuesday April 28, 2015
High politics will dominate Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit to the White House but there will still be time for some haute cuisine.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday April 23, 2015
The Opposition united yet again in Parliament today, this time to protest against Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan's decision to expunge an Aam Aadmi Party member's comment against Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a debate on a farmer's death at ...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With agencies) | Wednesday April 22, 2015
Rahul Gandhi today dedicated some of his speech in Parliament to praise for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, or rather, US President Barack Obama's praise for him. For a short while, there were some baffled faces on both the ruling and opposition benche...