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Govt puts off single-use plastic ban in view of economic slowdown

Govt puts off single-use plastic ban in view of economic slowdown

Shelving its plan to impose a countrywide ban on single-use plastic, the government has said that the 'Swachhata Hi Seva' campaign launched by Prime...
India-Pak two nuclear states at very serious odds with each other, got to work it out: Trump

India-Pak two nuclear states at very serious odds with each other, got to work...

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday, Sep 25, said he discussed Kashmir with the top leadership of India and Pakistan and offered to arbitrate...
Imran Khan says it was a blunder to join US post 9/11, go after militants Pak had trained

Imran Khan says it was a blunder to join US post 9/11, go after...

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said his country committed “one of the biggest blunders” by siding with the US after the 9/11 attacks in...
Modi backing Trump in US poll campaign against India’s foreign policy, alleges Congress

Modi backing Trump in US poll campaign against India’s foreign policy, alleges Congress

Congress has accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of violating the time-honoured principle of India’s foreign policy of not getting involved in domestic politics of...
Gold Crown to mark PM Modi’s Birthday

Gold Crown to mark PM Modi’s Birthday

A Varanasi man offered gold crown weighing 1.25 kg to Lord Hanuman at the Sankat Mochan Temple on Monday, September 16 to mark Prime...

J&K a bilateral issue, between India and Pakistan: Modi to Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (Monday, Aug 26) told US President Donald Trump that Jammu and Kashmir and all matters between India and Pakistan...
PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi talks of govt achievements, makes major announcements for defence & water

In his first Independence Day speech after being voted back, Prime Minister Narendra Modi recounted his government’s achievements ‘within 10 weeks of returning to...
Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj to be cremated with full state honours today, two-day mourning in Delhi

Former external affairs minister and BJP leader Sushma Swaraj will be cremated at Lodhi Road crematorium in New Delhi with full state honours today...
Amit Shah

Article 370 scrapped, state bifurcated in two UTs: J&K with Assembly, Ladakh without

The unprecedented troops build up and clampdown in Jammu and Kashmir over the last few days came to a dramatic denouement today, Monday, August...
GDP overestimation: PM’s panel to issue ‘point by point rebuttal’ to ex-CEA’s claim

GDP overestimation: PM’s panel to issue ‘point by point rebuttal’ to ex-CEA’s claim

As was to be expected, the Economic Advisory Council (EAC) to the Prime Minister today (Wednesday, June 12) rejected former Chief Economic Advisor (CEA)...
Pakistan military offers to cut defence budget amid severe financial crisis

Pakistan military offers to cut defence budget amid severe financial crisis

Amid a severe financial crisis in Pakistan, its military, in what media reports dubbed “an unprecedented move”, has voluntarily decided to cut the defence...
Modi govt to return with nearly same tally as 2014, according to exit polls

Modi govt to return with nearly same tally as 2014, according to exit polls

The exit polls for 2019 Lok Sabha polls, as eagerly awaited as the intensity with which the elections were fought, unanimously predicted a return...
Bofors case: CBI does a u-turn, withdraws plea for further investigation

Bofors case: CBI does a u-turn, withdraws plea for further investigation

At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party BJP were raking up Bofors case to recall how it maligned former PM...
Modi’s claims on Rajiv Gandhi holidaying on Navy ship raises storm

Modi’s claims on Rajiv Gandhi holidaying on Navy ship raises storm

The present goes missing as focus shifts to the past in a way that portends ill for the future: that, in a nutshell, sums...
ex-BSF jawanTej Bahadur

Rejection of ex-BSF jawanTej Bahadur’s nomination: SC asks EC to respond by tomorrow

The Supreme Court (SC) today (Wednesday, May 8) asked the Election Commission (EC) to examine complaint of former BSF jawanTej Bahadur Yadav, whose nomination...
Election Commission & Supreme Court

SC says can’t go into merits of EC action on complaints about Modi, Shah’s...

The Supreme Court (SC) today (Wednesday, May 8) said that in the petition filed by Congress MP Sushmita Dev, it cannot go into the...

Modi questions Army’s surgical strikes under previous government, Lt Gen (retd) Hooda confirms

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who labels as ‘anti-national’ opposition parties and anyone who raises questions about armed forces, has challenged the Congress's claim that...
Narendra Modi

PM Modi mentions his BA and MA degrees, wife Jashodaben in affidavit

After his minister Smriti Irani refrained from mentioning her university degree in her election affidavit, there was some curiosity as to what Prime Minister...
Congress ends speculation about Priyanka contesting against Modi, repeats Ajay Rai

Congress ends speculation about Priyanka contesting against Modi, repeats Ajay Rai

Deciding against fielding Priyanka Gandhi Vadra against Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi, the Congress today (Thursday, April 25) announced Ajay Rai as its...
Supreme Court asks Rahul Gandhi to explain his comment on Rafale deal verdict

Supreme Court asks Rahul Gandhi to explain his comment on Rafale deal verdict

The Supreme Court today (Monday, April 15) issued to notice Congress president Rahul Gandhi asking him to explain by April 22 his remarks attributing...
PM Narendra Modi

As India starts voting, what Modi government doesn’t tell you: a report card

In a sign of the times to come and the things to expect if Prime Minister Narendra Modi wins the elections again, the man...
PM Modi appeal to dedicate votes to soldiers is prima facie violation of poll code: Poll officer

PM Modi appeal to dedicate votes to soldiers is prima facie violation of poll...

No Prime Minister so far and no other leader has been accused of directly/indirectly violating the poll Model Code of Conduct as Narendra Modi. Today...
Pinaki Ghose

Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose sworn in as the first Lokpal of India

Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose was administered the oath of office as the country's first Lokpal by President Ram Nath Kovind today (Saturday, March 23). The...
Professor forced to apologise for criticising BJP govt. over Indo-Pak tension

Professor forced to apologise for criticising BJP govt. over Indo-Pak tension

Professor Sandeep Wathar of Dr PG Halakatti College of Engineering and Technology in Karnataka's Vijayapura was forced to go down on his knees and...
M Nageswara Rao

Supreme Court to hear plea against appointment of Rao as interim CBI boss, no...

Refusing an urgent hearing on a petition challenging the appointment of IPS officer M Nageshwar Rao as interim CBI Director, the Supreme Court today...
Rafale deal: Congress and petitioners allege Govt misled SC, there’s no CAG report

Rafale deal: Congress and petitioners allege Govt misled SC, there’s no CAG report

Within hours of the Supreme Court order rejecting a probe into Rafale deal and finding no flaw in the decision making process on Friday,...
Rahul Gandhi hits out at PM Modi over Nagaland peace accord

Rahul Gandhi: Modi- the first PM whose words mean nothing

He cited that the Nagaland peace accord, signed in 201, is yet to see the light of the day. Taking a fresh jibe at Prime...
Pinarayi Vijayan at Modi government’s pro-America, anti-China policies

Pinarayi Vijayan lashes out at Modi government’s ‘pro-America, anti-China’ policies

Kerala CM alleged that India is becoming a strategic US partner in its efforts to form a large defense alliance against China   Taking fresh jibe...
Minor fire breaks out at PMO, no damage to official records

Minor fire breaks out at PMO, no damage to official records

Fire reportedly broke out in Room no 242 on second floor of the PMO at around 3.35 am, 10 fire tenders doused blaze within 20...

Merkel and Corbyn: There’s Room for Decency in Public Life

~By Saeed Naqvi Two developments in Europe this week have brought cheer. First, Angela Merkel has held onto her job (even though only by the...
COLOURS OF FAITH: People attend prayers for the Muslim holiday of Eid Al-Adha at Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia, Rosa Panggabean/Antara Foto /Reuters/UNI

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Ram Nath Kovind takes oath as 14th President of India, Modi terms it a ‘significant milestone’

Ram Nath Kovind takes oath as 14th President of India, Modi terms it a...

Second Dalit to occupy President’s office since KR Narayanan; talks about an ‘India of Opportunities’ in his maiden address to Parliament From virtual political anonymity...

“Misunderstanding Rahul”

By Dilip Bobb There will be many who will wonder why the title of this post should not read Understanding Rahul. They mis the point,...

Qatar Crisis; European Leaders urge for de-escalation

Qatar response handed over Kuwait’s Emir Leaders of major European countries have urged both sides of the diplomatic standoff, Qatar and rival Saudi Arabia led...
NOTES FROM THE SOUL: A Bolivian troupe performs on the pan flute at the closing ceremony of World People Conference in Tiquipaya, Cochabamba, Bolivia, Reuters/UNI

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Working for India-Pak talks on Kashmir: UN Chief

Working for India-Pak talks on Kashmir: UN Chief

Does not claim mediating on the issue United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has disclosed that he was engaged in bringing about a dialogue between...
HEALTH IS WEALTH: Muslim girls practice yoga during a training session at a school compound ahead of International Yoga Day in Ahmedabad, Reuters/UNI

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IN SHOCK: College students pass by the security forces to their homes after classes were suspended in educational institutions as a precautionary measure following the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Bhat in an encounter in Pulwama, UNI

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PM Modi’s new formula for India’s development: IT + IT = IT

PM Modi’s new formula for India’s development: IT + IT = IT

He gave the formula to a baffled crowd while speaking at the launch of the Supreme Court's new digital filing system, ICMIS Prime Minister Narendra...

PM Modi reaches Gandhinagar to meet his mother

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reaches Gandhinagar, Gujarat to meet his mother.

'Prime Minister' - 41 News Results

Govt puts off single-use plastic ban in view of economic slowdown

Govt puts off single-use plastic ban in view of economic slowdown

Shelving its plan to impose a countrywide ban on single-use plastic, the government has said that the 'Swachhata Hi Seva' campaign launched by Prime...
India-Pak two nuclear states at very serious odds with each other, got to work it out: Trump

India-Pak two nuclear states at very serious odds with each other, got to work...

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday, Sep 25, said he discussed Kashmir with the top leadership of India and Pakistan and offered to arbitrate...
Imran Khan says it was a blunder to join US post 9/11, go after militants Pak had trained

Imran Khan says it was a blunder to join US post 9/11, go after...

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said his country committed “one of the biggest blunders” by siding with the US after the 9/11 attacks in...
Modi backing Trump in US poll campaign against India’s foreign policy, alleges Congress

Modi backing Trump in US poll campaign against India’s foreign policy, alleges Congress

Congress has accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of violating the time-honoured principle of India’s foreign policy of not getting involved in domestic politics of...
Gold Crown to mark PM Modi’s Birthday

Gold Crown to mark PM Modi’s Birthday

A Varanasi man offered gold crown weighing 1.25 kg to Lord Hanuman at the Sankat Mochan Temple on Monday, September 16 to mark Prime...

J&K a bilateral issue, between India and Pakistan: Modi to Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (Monday, Aug 26) told US President Donald Trump that Jammu and Kashmir and all matters between India and Pakistan...
PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi talks of govt achievements, makes major announcements for defence & water

In his first Independence Day speech after being voted back, Prime Minister Narendra Modi recounted his government’s achievements ‘within 10 weeks of returning to...
Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj to be cremated with full state honours today, two-day mourning in Delhi

Former external affairs minister and BJP leader Sushma Swaraj will be cremated at Lodhi Road crematorium in New Delhi with full state honours today...
Amit Shah

Article 370 scrapped, state bifurcated in two UTs: J&K with Assembly, Ladakh without

The unprecedented troops build up and clampdown in Jammu and Kashmir over the last few days came to a dramatic denouement today, Monday, August...
GDP overestimation: PM’s panel to issue ‘point by point rebuttal’ to ex-CEA’s claim

GDP overestimation: PM’s panel to issue ‘point by point rebuttal’ to ex-CEA’s claim

As was to be expected, the Economic Advisory Council (EAC) to the Prime Minister today (Wednesday, June 12) rejected former Chief Economic Advisor (CEA)...
Pakistan military offers to cut defence budget amid severe financial crisis

Pakistan military offers to cut defence budget amid severe financial crisis

Amid a severe financial crisis in Pakistan, its military, in what media reports dubbed “an unprecedented move”, has voluntarily decided to cut the defence...
Modi govt to return with nearly same tally as 2014, according to exit polls

Modi govt to return with nearly same tally as 2014, according to exit polls

The exit polls for 2019 Lok Sabha polls, as eagerly awaited as the intensity with which the elections were fought, unanimously predicted a return...
Bofors case: CBI does a u-turn, withdraws plea for further investigation

Bofors case: CBI does a u-turn, withdraws plea for further investigation

At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party BJP were raking up Bofors case to recall how it maligned former PM...
Modi’s claims on Rajiv Gandhi holidaying on Navy ship raises storm

Modi’s claims on Rajiv Gandhi holidaying on Navy ship raises storm

The present goes missing as focus shifts to the past in a way that portends ill for the future: that, in a nutshell, sums...
ex-BSF jawanTej Bahadur

Rejection of ex-BSF jawanTej Bahadur’s nomination: SC asks EC to respond by tomorrow

The Supreme Court (SC) today (Wednesday, May 8) asked the Election Commission (EC) to examine complaint of former BSF jawanTej Bahadur Yadav, whose nomination...
Election Commission & Supreme Court

SC says can’t go into merits of EC action on complaints about Modi, Shah’s...

The Supreme Court (SC) today (Wednesday, May 8) said that in the petition filed by Congress MP Sushmita Dev, it cannot go into the...

Modi questions Army’s surgical strikes under previous government, Lt Gen (retd) Hooda confirms

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who labels as ‘anti-national’ opposition parties and anyone who raises questions about armed forces, has challenged the Congress's claim that...
Narendra Modi

PM Modi mentions his BA and MA degrees, wife Jashodaben in affidavit

After his minister Smriti Irani refrained from mentioning her university degree in her election affidavit, there was some curiosity as to what Prime Minister...
Congress ends speculation about Priyanka contesting against Modi, repeats Ajay Rai

Congress ends speculation about Priyanka contesting against Modi, repeats Ajay Rai

Deciding against fielding Priyanka Gandhi Vadra against Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi, the Congress today (Thursday, April 25) announced Ajay Rai as its...
Supreme Court asks Rahul Gandhi to explain his comment on Rafale deal verdict

Supreme Court asks Rahul Gandhi to explain his comment on Rafale deal verdict

The Supreme Court today (Monday, April 15) issued to notice Congress president Rahul Gandhi asking him to explain by April 22 his remarks attributing...
PM Narendra Modi

As India starts voting, what Modi government doesn’t tell you: a report card

In a sign of the times to come and the things to expect if Prime Minister Narendra Modi wins the elections again, the man...
PM Modi appeal to dedicate votes to soldiers is prima facie violation of poll code: Poll officer

PM Modi appeal to dedicate votes to soldiers is prima facie violation of poll...

No Prime Minister so far and no other leader has been accused of directly/indirectly violating the poll Model Code of Conduct as Narendra Modi. Today...
Pinaki Ghose

Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose sworn in as the first Lokpal of India

Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose was administered the oath of office as the country's first Lokpal by President Ram Nath Kovind today (Saturday, March 23). The...
Professor forced to apologise for criticising BJP govt. over Indo-Pak tension

Professor forced to apologise for criticising BJP govt. over Indo-Pak tension

Professor Sandeep Wathar of Dr PG Halakatti College of Engineering and Technology in Karnataka's Vijayapura was forced to go down on his knees and...
M Nageswara Rao

Supreme Court to hear plea against appointment of Rao as interim CBI boss, no...

Refusing an urgent hearing on a petition challenging the appointment of IPS officer M Nageshwar Rao as interim CBI Director, the Supreme Court today...
Rafale deal: Congress and petitioners allege Govt misled SC, there’s no CAG report

Rafale deal: Congress and petitioners allege Govt misled SC, there’s no CAG report

Within hours of the Supreme Court order rejecting a probe into Rafale deal and finding no flaw in the decision making process on Friday,...
Rahul Gandhi hits out at PM Modi over Nagaland peace accord

Rahul Gandhi: Modi- the first PM whose words mean nothing

He cited that the Nagaland peace accord, signed in 201, is yet to see the light of the day. Taking a fresh jibe at Prime...
Pinarayi Vijayan at Modi government’s pro-America, anti-China policies

Pinarayi Vijayan lashes out at Modi government’s ‘pro-America, anti-China’ policies

Kerala CM alleged that India is becoming a strategic US partner in its efforts to form a large defense alliance against China   Taking fresh jibe...
Minor fire breaks out at PMO, no damage to official records

Minor fire breaks out at PMO, no damage to official records

Fire reportedly broke out in Room no 242 on second floor of the PMO at around 3.35 am, 10 fire tenders doused blaze within 20...

Merkel and Corbyn: There’s Room for Decency in Public Life

~By Saeed Naqvi Two developments in Europe this week have brought cheer. First, Angela Merkel has held onto her job (even though only by the...
COLOURS OF FAITH: People attend prayers for the Muslim holiday of Eid Al-Adha at Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia, Rosa Panggabean/Antara Foto /Reuters/UNI

Day in Pictures

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Ram Nath Kovind takes oath as 14th President of India, Modi terms it a ‘significant milestone’

Ram Nath Kovind takes oath as 14th President of India, Modi terms it a...

Second Dalit to occupy President’s office since KR Narayanan; talks about an ‘India of Opportunities’ in his maiden address to Parliament From virtual political anonymity...

“Misunderstanding Rahul”

By Dilip Bobb There will be many who will wonder why the title of this post should not read Understanding Rahul. They mis the point,...

Qatar Crisis; European Leaders urge for de-escalation

Qatar response handed over Kuwait’s Emir Leaders of major European countries have urged both sides of the diplomatic standoff, Qatar and rival Saudi Arabia led...
NOTES FROM THE SOUL: A Bolivian troupe performs on the pan flute at the closing ceremony of World People Conference in Tiquipaya, Cochabamba, Bolivia, Reuters/UNI

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Working for India-Pak talks on Kashmir: UN Chief

Working for India-Pak talks on Kashmir: UN Chief

Does not claim mediating on the issue United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has disclosed that he was engaged in bringing about a dialogue between...
HEALTH IS WEALTH: Muslim girls practice yoga during a training session at a school compound ahead of International Yoga Day in Ahmedabad, Reuters/UNI

Day in Pictures

Image highlights from around the world
IN SHOCK: College students pass by the security forces to their homes after classes were suspended in educational institutions as a precautionary measure following the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Bhat in an encounter in Pulwama, UNI

Day in Pictures

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PM Modi’s new formula for India’s development: IT + IT = IT

PM Modi’s new formula for India’s development: IT + IT = IT

He gave the formula to a baffled crowd while speaking at the launch of the Supreme Court's new digital filing system, ICMIS Prime Minister Narendra...

PM Modi reaches Gandhinagar to meet his mother

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reaches Gandhinagar, Gujarat to meet his mother.

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