ShubhodeepChakravarty | Monday July 27, 2015
There has been enormous speculation in the Australian media that David Warner could be named deputy to Steve Smith once Michael Clarke calls time on his career. This despite the presence of other seniors like Shane Watson and Brad Haddin.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 24, 2015
Turkish fighter jets early today bombed positions of Islamic State jihadists inside Syria for the first time, in a dramatic escalation of fighting after the killing of a Turkish soldier in cross-border clashes, the prime minister's office said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
At a time when Parliament is witnessing a stalemate, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the world closely observes whatever decisions are taken in India and asked lawmakers to take a larger view of issues as they could have an impact globally.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will release 'Vision 2050' for Indian agriculture prepared by the country's premier agriculture research institute in Patna on July 25, said Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh today. This is also the first time that celebrations of the Indian Council for Agricultural Research (ICAR) foundation day will be orga...
Delhi News | NDTV | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Through an open letter published in major newspapers today, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to either spare some time for law and order in the capital, or turn over the control of Delhi Police to him.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 20, 2015
With the Monsoon Session beginning tomorrow, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today appealed to parties to utilise Parliament time for discussing all issues and said running both the Houses is a shared responsibility of all, even as he exhorted them to move forward on the contentious land bill.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Friday July 17, 2015
Heavy rain has forced Prime Minister Narendra Modi to cancel a visit to his constituency Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh for a second time in recent weeks. PM Modi was to have landed in the temple town this afternoon on a one-day visit.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with the Chief Ministers of northeastern states - the reason why he missed the President's Iftar for the second time - saw poor attendance.
India News | Reported by Vishnu Som, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday July 10, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif today for the first time in seven months, for formal bilateral talks on the sidelines of a key the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in Russia.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 9, 2015
It is the "right time" for India to join the APEC bloc and become fully integrated into the global economy, a former Australian Prime Minister and a top US corporate leader have said, noting that India's growth potential is simply too important to ignore.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 9, 2015
It is a blessing that Prime Minister Narendra Modi "spends some time in the country also", Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Wednesday.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Stricter rules must be introduced to punish those who file false or frivolous complaints of corruption against government officers, the Prime Minister's Office has said.
India News | Agencies | Friday July 3, 2015
A former intelligence chief's comment that the response to the 1999 IC-814 hijack was "goofed up" has stirred a new political row. Targeting the BJP, which was in power at the time, the Congress today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi must apologise to the nation.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 26, 2015
"For the first time such an approach is being taken where neither the Centre nor states will decide."
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday June 25, 2015
In tweets this morning to mark 40 years of the Emergency, Prime Minister Narendra Modi targeted the Congress, which was in power at the time, and said: "Let us do everything possible to further strengthen our democratic ideals and ethos."
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit his parliamentary constituency in Varanasi on June 28 for a short span of time, his third visit to the constituency since he took over office last year.
World News | Reuters | Thursday June 11, 2015
The European Union bluntly warned Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras today that time was up and he should stop playing with his cash-strapped country's future and instead take crucial decisions to avoid a devastating default.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 5, 2015
The Shiv Sena has said that it is time Prime Minister Narendra Modi revealed his 'Mann Ki Baat' on the contentious issue of Ram temple in Ayodhya even as it remarked BJP lawmaker Vinay Katiyar's comments in this context as a "bomb" which can explode in future.
Opinion | Srinath Raghavan | Tuesday June 2, 2015
In his latest Mann ki Baat radio broadcast, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reiterated his government's commitment to implementing the one rank one pension (OROP) scheme for the armed forces. Noting that this was a "complex issue, vexed issue", he asked ex-servicemen and soldiers to give him more time to address the matter.
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.