World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday January 26, 2015
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott marked his country's national day Monday by honouring Britain's Prince Philip with a knighthood, sparking criticism from the opposition of being in a "time warp".
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 19, 2015
With less than a week left for US President Barack Obama's visit to India to attend the Republic Day parade, the government on Sunday said it would do everything to ensure his convenience, and to make it a visit that he "will cherish for a long, long...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 10, 2015
The government has exceeded its target of opening 7 crore bank accounts under the flagship scheme 'Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana' by successfully opening 11 crore bank accounts before time, Prime Minister Modi said while addressing a rally in Delhi ...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Monday called for a snap poll next month that could bring a radical anti-austerity party to power after parliament failed for a third time to elect a President.
World News | Reuters | Monday December 29, 2014
Next month's 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp is a reminder, at a time when anti-Semitism is on the rise again, of what happens when the world stays silent about persecution, the president of the World Jewish Congress sa...
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Monday December 22, 2014
The Shiv Sena has hit out at criticism of religious conversions in a strongly-worded editorial in its mouthpiece Saamna, at a time its ally, the ruling BJP, has been confronting opposition anger in Parliament.
India News | Agencies | Monday December 8, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had been leading an online voting for TIME's person of the year, has won the readers' poll, the magazine said on Twitter today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 8, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said for the first time in 30 years that a government has acted against army men responsible for killing two innocent teenagers in Budgam recently.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 7, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears favourite to win the 'Time Person of the Year' poll, leading the online voting with a comfortable margin ahead of Ferguson protesters as voting closed for the annual honour.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 4, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has regained his top position in the 'Time Person of the Year' poll after the Ferguson protesters surged ahead of him for a brief period.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 30, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has slipped to the second place in Time magazine's 'Person of the Year' poll with the Ferguson protesters surging ahead of him in a vote by the readers.
India News | Edited By: Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday November 30, 2014
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi outlined his vision for India's police force today, at the conference of director generals of police in Guwahati, the chief of India's premier investigation agency didn't seem to be listening.
India News | NDTV.com | Saturday November 29, 2014
Former separatist-turned-politician Sajjad Lone tells NDTV that due to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Army has for the first time apologised for excesses in the Kashmir Valley. He says it never happened under the Congress rule. In a freewheeling i...
Associated Press | Wednesday November 26, 2014
The potatoes are wrong. The football game's too loud. The kids aren't dressed right. Thanksgiving can, of course, be a great joy, but with so many beloved traditions on the line it can also be prime ground for sniping and griping the first time the t...
World News | Reuters | Wednesday November 19, 2014
At the UN General Assembly in New York last September, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu set aside time for a critical meeting. But it wasn't President Barack Obama he was keen to see. It was Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from agencies) | Monday November 17, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reached the Allphones Arena at Sydney's Olympic Park, where he will make his first public address in Australia at 1 pm India time (6.30 pm in Sydney.) About 16,000 people have packed the arena, where a cultural show i...
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 15, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was much sought after at the G20 summit in Brisbane with world leaders, including US President Barack Obama, spending time, chatting and laughing with him.
India News | Written by Deepti Sachdeva | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Prime Minster Narendra Modi is guaranteed another rock star reception, this time at the famous Sydney Olympic Park next Sunday. There is excitement, long queues for tickets, a scramble for the best passes and even a spot of controversy.
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre; Written by Suparna Singh | Monday November 10, 2014
As an array of politicians took their oaths to join the Prime Minister's Council of Ministers, Anil Desai, a Shiv Sena leader who had landed in Delhi was asked to skip the ceremony and immediately catch a flight back to Mumbai.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 7, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived this morning in Varanasi, the constituency that voted him to Parliament, for the first time since he took charge in May. He is expected to adopt a village under the MP Model Village Scheme.
India News | Agencies | Friday November 7, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Friday visit his Lok Sabha constituency of Varanasi for the first time since he took charge in May. He is expected to adopt a village under the MP Model Village Scheme.
India News | Written by Sunil Prabhu | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi might not be able to appoint a successor to controversial CBI Director Ranjit Sinha in a hurry.
Assembly | Reported by Ketki Angre; edited by Mala Das | Wednesday October 29, 2014
On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will watch as his party forms the government in Maharashtra for the very first time - at a grand ceremony at Mumbai's famous Wankhede Stadium, a small cabinet of ministers from the BJP will take their oath.
Monday October 27, 2014
The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Assocham) on Monday suggested the government to give preference in the auction of coal mines to captive block allocatees whose end-use plants were operational at the time Supreme Court quashed allocat...