India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 18, 2016
Whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Pakistan to attend the SAARC summit later this year will be a "policy decision" a call on which will be taken at the "right time", government sources said on Wednesday night.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 12, 2016
A multi-tier ground-to-air security ring has been thrown in and around the Red Fort from where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation for a third time on Independence Day.
India News | Reported by Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Raija Susan Panicker | Tuesday August 9, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has advised BJP lawmakers to limit their use of mobile phones, suggesting it would help them conserve time and energy that can be put to better use.
People | Cindy Boren, The Washington Post | Tuesday August 9, 2016
Michael Phelps and the Olympic swimmers arrived in prime time Sunday night, and there was something and unmistakable on their bodies: round circles.
World News | Reuters | Sunday August 7, 2016
Thais began voting on Sunday in a referendum on a new junta-backed constitution that would pave the way for a general election in 2017 but require future governments to rule on the military's terms.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 4, 2016
Targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not being present in either house of parliament when the GST bill was taken up, the Congress Today said that it was for the first time in independent India that a constitutional amendment bill was discussed, debated and passed without the Prime Minister being present.
People | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 3, 2016
For Maoist chief Prachanda, whose first premiership stint ended after a run-in with the army, life has come full circle as the former guerrilla leader takes over as the Prime Minister for a second time to steer his country marred by deep divisions over the new Constitution.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 29, 2016
Taking a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the second time in two days, Rahul Gandhi today said the tickets for the bullet trains promised by him will not be less than Rs 10,000 and that "only Modi ji and his suited-booted friends" will travel in it.
Delhi News | Edited By Bhanu Priya Vyas | Friday July 29, 2016
Arvind Kejriwal has decided to do some deep breathing. The 47-year-old Chief Minister of Delhi will spend 10 days in Nagpur at a vipassana course. The down time comes after Mr Kejriwal said it's not unfeasible for Prime Minister Narendra Modi "to have me eliminated" and asked his supporters, in a 10-minute video posted on YouTube, to gird for unfli...
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday July 13, 2016
David Cameron made his final appearance in Parliament as Britain's leader today, turning the normally raucous Prime Minister's questions session into a time for praise, thanks, gentle ribbing, cheers - all spiced with a sprinkle of criticism.
India News | Edited By Bhanu Priya Vyas | Wednesday July 13, 2016
Najma Heptulla, whose resignation this week wrapped up Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mega cabinet reshuffle, today said she quit because she wanted "some time for myself."
India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Wednesday July 13, 2016
Omar Abdullah, former chief minister, has in a tweet asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to send eye specialists to Kashmir, where, doctors say, hundreds of young people risk losing their eyesight because of injuries from pellets fired by security forces to control violent protesters.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava and Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday July 12, 2016
Union ministers Najma Heptulla and GM Siddeshwara resigned on Tuesday, a week after Prime Minister Narendra Modi made big cabinet changes. Dr Heptulla was above 75 years in age - the ceiling for holding a cabinet post according to the unwritten rules of the party.
India News | Reported by Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday July 7, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's changes to his government were so dramatic that several have warranted individual headlines.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday June 28, 2016
Europe needs to "lance the boil" after Britain decided to leave the European Union and reinvent itself, France's Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Tuesday, warning that timid steps would only leave the door open to populist, eurosceptic parties.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 28, 2016
UK's outgoing Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday hailed "important partner" India in his first Parliament statement since the country voted for leaving the EU and said Britain must not turn its back on Europe or the rest of the world.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 27, 2016
With Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launching a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Minister of State Kiren Rijiju today said the Centre has no time to respond to each and every allegation of these "dramebaaz".
Reuters | Thursday June 9, 2016
"We are launching with a comprehensive offer in a limited area and will take our time to hone and improve our service."
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 9, 2016
India-US ties have transitioned into a "new" era, moving beyond working for only mutual benefit, and it is time that the two countries start working together for the betterment of the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 8, 2016
Seeking to clear the air on a second term for Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan, Union Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha on Wednesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will take a call on this "at an appropriate time".
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 8, 2016
US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi could not address a joint press conference after their meeting because of scheduling issues and the two leaders wanted more time to discuss several pressing matters, a presidential spokesman said today. "I think the issue was just a matter of scheduling," White House Press Secretary Josh Ea...
India News | Agencies | Friday June 3, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Afghanistan for the second time in six months this weekend, on a one-day visit to inaugurate a dam with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 30, 2016
Meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the first time after weathering a month-long political crisis in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said the former has a "friendly attitude" towards all CMs, including him, and hoped it remains the same in future.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 28, 2016
Former Prime Minister P V Narasimha Rao had proposed to confer Bharat Ratna to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose posthumously, indicating that the government at that time had accepted the death of the freedom fighter, according to declassified files on Netaji released today.
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.