We are proud of the valour of our @crpfindia personnel. The sacrifice of the martyrs will not go in vain. Condolences to their families.
—PM Narendra Modi, on 25 CRPF jawans being killed by Maoists in Sukma, Chhattisgarh
The coming 2-3 months are crucial for us. I want to say that you will find the situation in J&K changed. We will first restore normalcy and then talks can be initiated.
—J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti, after meeting PM Modi to normalize situation in Kashmir
Now if we lose on Wednesday… if the results are what was being said last night (referring to exit polls), toh hum eent se eent baja denge.
—Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, alleging faulty EVM votes can spark protests
North Korea is a big world problem and it’s a problem that we have to finally solve.
—US President Donald Trump, speaking to UN Security Council ambassadors at the White House
I credit this success and achievement to all my family members, especially my late father, my mother and the late Bob Woolmer, who always motivated me … This, is not just my achievement, this is for everyone in Pakistan, this is Pakistan’s achievement.
—Pakistani batsmen Younis Khan, on becoming the first from Pakistan to reach the 10,000 milestone
Where would Apple be, where would Cisco be, where would IBM be if they were not sourcing the best products and talent from across the world. And if policies come in the way of that, then the big wealth creators in a country that advocates protectionism are ultimately affected.
—RBI Governor Urjit Patel, expressing his views against protectionism
I am 71 years old; I am no longer a sportsman.
—Romanian tennis legend Ilie Nastase, on the heels of the racism controversy regarding his remarks pertaining to Serena Williams’ baby