India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 25, 2016
Invoking the age-old cultural bonds between India and Iran, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said it was time for the two countries to "march together" by regaining the "past glory" of historical ties which had witnessed its share of "ups and downs".
Blog | Maya Mirchandani | Wednesday May 25, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's trip to Iran is historic -for the first time in over a decade, an Indian premier has travelled to the oil-rich country. A huge deal has been scored - with nearly 500 million dollars as the first big investment, India will develop the Chabahar port, located just 60 miles from Pakistan's Gwadar port, which is being mod...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 23, 2016
Falling back on its national icons in the time of depressing lows, Congress is planning to digitalise the photographs and speeches of former prime minister Indira Gandhi including interviews given by her in September 1984, a month before she was assassinated.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 22, 2016
Two key proposed social sector reforms which seek to protect the rights of transgenders and address the problem of drug abuse are unlikely to be introduced anytime soon, with the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) putting them on hold for the time being.
India News | Written by Rahul Shrivastava | Friday May 20, 2016
For the first time since September 2014 -- following its electoral victories in Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Maharashtra -- the BJP had cause to celebrate on Thursday.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 19, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted birthday wishes to Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani today - for the second time this year. This time, he remarked, he got it right.
India News | Agencies | Monday May 16, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had his mother visiting him at his official Race Course Road residence, for the first time since he started living there nearly two years back.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan | Thursday May 5, 2016
Rahul Gandhi's jab about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "suit-boot" government commanded the latest in a lengthy list of comebacks today, this time from Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
NDTV Profit Team | Friday April 29, 2016
For the first time, the tax department has made public a solid amount of data on income tax for 16 years, including the earnings disclosed by different categories of people. "It's a big step for transparency," said Prime Minister Narendra Modi. A total of 84 page data has been released and put in the public domain for the first time, an official sa...
Thomson Reuters | Tuesday April 26, 2016
British Prime Minister David Cameron told the management of Tata Steel on Tuesday that any sale of its remaining British assets would have to cover the whole of its business and be given sufficient time to take place.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 25, 2016
Taking a dig at Narendra Modi for his poll campaign in north eastern states, Shiv Sena today said the Prime Minister should have taken out time to visit drought-hit Marathwada as well.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 25, 2016
In a dig at Narendra Modi, RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Sunday said the country was afflicted by a number of disasters as the Prime Minister had taken oath at an 'inauspicious' time.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 18, 2016
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull handed his trigger to call July elections today, after the Senate for a second time rejected government legislation to re-establish a construction industry watchdog.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 14, 2016
Actor Priyanka Chopra has garnered more votes than Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a Time readers' poll ahead of the annual list of 100 most influential people in the world that the magazine publishes every year.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 11, 2016
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu openly admitted on Monday for the first time that Israel had attacked dozens of convoys transporting weapons in Syria destined for the Jewish state's arch-enemy Hezbollah.
Blog | IP Bajpai | Monday April 18, 2016
Assam is the only state in the current crop of five going to the polls that the BJP can hope to win. And both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah have spent considerable time and resources in trying to bring about that success.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 8, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) to list out at least 100 problems faced by the common people and take up the challenge of solving them technologically within a specified time period.
World News | Niraj Chokshi, The Washington Post | Tuesday April 5, 2016
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy wants to end a long-standing and well-recognized tradition: the mid-afternoon nap.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 4, 2016
The Kerala High Court today came down heavily over wastage of its time, and dismissed a plea by prime accused Saritha Nair for a CBI probe against Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in the solar panel scam case.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Wednesday March 30, 2016
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau continues to make the rest of the world look bad, this time by pulling off a tough yoga asana in an old photo that the Internet has rediscovered. The 2013 picture shows off Mr Trudeau's yoga skills and core strength.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 24, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, tennis star Sania Mirza and actor Priyanka Chopra are among the probable contenders named by Time magazine for its annual list of the most influential people in the world.
India News | Rama Lakshmi, The Washington Post | Monday March 21, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new push for accessibility has galvanized a disability rights movement in a country with a notably poor record on inclusive infrastructure. Experts say that the Accessible India initiative launched in December focuses for the first time on removing the barriers in the environment - a radical cultural shift from the ch...
Press Trust of India | Friday March 18, 2016
The Indian Prime Minister was named on Time Magazine's 'The 30 Most Influential People on the Internet'.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 17, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is among the most influential people on the Internet, TIME magazine said, describing him as an "Internet star" who often uses social media to "conduct diplomacy".
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Raija Susan Panicker (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday March 18, 2016
"There can be no repeat of last time", Prime Minister Narendra Modi has warned Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar as the Jat community warned a new round of aggressive demonstrations demanding a quota of government jobs and places in state-run colleges.
India News | Edited by Varun Sharma | Saturday March 12, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's message to critics of the mega cultural event organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living was delivered not just in his brief speech today, but also in the time he spent at the festival, which began in Delhi this evening.
Sandeep Phukan | Tuesday April 5, 2016
Women should empower themselves technologically and become effective as people's representatives as mere changes in the system would not suffice, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 27, 2016
For the second time this week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he has become an "eyesore" for those affected by his crusade to end black-marketing and corruption, asserting this campaign has turned them against him.
World News | Reuters | Saturday February 20, 2016
A European Union summit to negotiate new membership terms for Britain was forced into extra time on Friday as Prime Minister David Cameron struggled for a deal he could sell to sceptical British voters in a referendum.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 19, 2016
Unfazed by sharp criticism over his frequent foreign trips, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has taken a couple of days off to relax in a desert city, enjoying traditional music, wildlife and fresh milk.