India will rule 21st century, the era of knowledge: PM

By Kamna Arora | Last Updated: Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 16:01

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached out to youth of Jammu and Kashmir and invoked his predecessor Atal Bihari Vajpayee and the late chief minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed.

19 April 2016, 12:50 PM

PM Narendra Modi concludes his address.

19 April 2016, 12:36 PM

When there is a place for sports in your life, you can stay away from illness. Preventive healthcare is very important: PM

19 April 2016, 12:35 PM

We are hosting FIFA U-17 World Cup and this has to be an opportunity for us to celebrate sports. The world should see our Yuva Shakti: PM

19 April 2016, 12:34 PM

This sports complex will help sports and will help sportsman spirit: PM Modi

19 April 2016, 12:32 PM

Without 'Khel' there cannot be 'Khilna'...the person who plays, shines: PM

19 April 2016, 12:29 PM

This land is drawing students from all over the nation and this gives strength to India: PM

19 April 2016, 12:28 PM

His (Vajpeee) slogan of `insaaniyat` (humanity), `jumhooriyat` (democracy) and `Kashmiriyat` (composite Kashmir culture) is and shall continue to be our guiding spirit for development and peace in Jammu and Kashmir, says Modi.
 

19 April 2016, 12:27 PM

Modi remembers former Bharatiya Janata Party prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, says nobody was perhaps as "emotionally attached to Jammu and Kashmir as Vajpayee".

19 April 2016, 12:26 PM

I was hearing Mehbooba ji. The enthusiasm with which she spoke of the future of J&K and her energetic leadership...I congratulate her. Mehbooba ji always talks about the development of J&K when we meet. When such a thought is there, development is bound to happen: PM

19 April 2016, 12:22 PM

PM Narendra Modi addresses a public rally in Katra. "We remember Mufti Sahab. He spent years in public life. He had such a long political career and vision. One thing was always on his mind: To narrow down physical and psychological distances between Jammu and the Valley," says Modi, referring to the gulf between the Muslim-dominated Kashmir Valley and the largely Hindu-populated Jammu region.

19 April 2016, 12:21 PM

The Prime Minister distributes free OPD treatment and cashless health insurance cards to residents of four villages who have donated land for the hospital. 

 

19 April 2016, 12:20 PM

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board Sports Complex at Katra.

19 April 2016, 12:10 PM

J&K is a mini India. People of all faiths stay here: CM Mehbooba Mufti at a public meeting in Katra

19 April 2016, 12:09 PM

In Pakistan, the government is fighting against its own people... Sunni kills Shia and vice versa, says Mehbooba Mufti.

19 April 2016, 12:08 PM

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti speaks about "pain in the heart of Kashmir" which needs to be addressed immediately by all so that the youth of the state also flourish and contribute to the growth of the nation.

 

19 April 2016, 11:20 AM

PM Modi concludes his address.

19 April 2016, 11:15 AM

This is a century of knowledge and whenever there has been an era of knowledge, India has showed the way to world: PM Modi

19 April 2016, 11:10 AM

Dream to do something and not to become someone. Problems come in life but you must strive to move ahead. This university is a mini-India and when you move out of here be the ambassadors of the 'Crown of India' (Jammu and Kashmir: PM

19 April 2016, 11:06 AM

India will lead the 21st century because the energy required for the 21st century, which is knowledge and that is with India. India has 800 million youth power which is below 35 years. Dream of every youth can become a progress story for the country. Our nation is scaling new heights of progress and with such a youthful population we can achieve so much: PM Modi

19 April 2016, 11:05 AM

You will remember every moment of your time here: PM

19 April 2016, 11:00 AM

The universities in our country normally get funded by the taxpayers` money, but this is the only university as an exception which is built through the contribution of many pilgrims, poor, who come to Mata Vaishno Devi temple. Let`s pledge that we will do something for the poor because it was a poor pilgrim, who contributed to build this university: PM

19 April 2016, 10:58 AM

This university is built through the contribution of so many pilgrims, many of whom came from far away places: PM

19 April 2016, 10:55 AM

You may have thought of so much in your childhood, but things might not have worked out. Forget that and instead think of what you have achieved: PM tells students

19 April 2016, 10:52 AM

When children are born, parents get immense joy, but when children achieve in life, the joy of patents becomes boundless. Now it is for you to decide where you go from here: PM

19 April 2016, 10:50 AM

Recall what your parents did for you. They sacrificed their own happiness for yours: PM Modi

 

19 April 2016, 10:48 AM

PM Narendra Modi begins his address at the Convocation ceremony of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University.

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19 April 2016, 10:30 AM

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti speaks at the Convocation ceremony of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University in Katra.

19 April 2016, 10:25 AM

PM Modi is attending the Convocation ceremony of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University in Katra. 

19 April 2016, 10:20 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicates the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital to the people of Jammu and Kashmir in Katra belt of Reasi district. The 230-bed hospital has been set up by the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board with an investment of about Rs 300 crore at Kakryal near Katra.

19 April 2016, 09:30 AM

Hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Katra, Pakistani troops today resorted to ceasefire violation along the International Border (IB) in Sabma district of Jammu and Kashmir.
 

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19 April 2016, 09:25 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital in Katra.

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19 April 2016, 09:22 AM

From the technical area of Jammu airport, Modi flies in Army's MI-17 helicopter to Katra town where a busy day-long schedule awaits him.

 

19 April 2016, 09:21 AM

State Governor NN Vohra, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh and other senior officials of central and state governments receive Modi at the airport.

19 April 2016, 09:20 AM

A special plane carrying the Prime Minister lands at the technical area of Jammu airport.  

19 April 2016, 09:15 AM

PM Narendra Modi en route to Katra.

19 April 2016, 08:50 AM

However, helicopter services carrying pilgrims from Katra town to the Trikuta Hills where the cave shrine is located will remain suspended as a security measure.

19 April 2016, 08:40 AM

Management of Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board said the pilgrimage will continue uninterrupted during Modi's visit to Katra.

19 April 2016, 08:38 AM

Dozens of specially trained commandos of the special protection group (SPG) are being deployed around the town.

19 April 2016, 08:30 AM

This is Modi's third visit to Katra shrine since he took office in May 2014.

19 April 2016, 08:20 AM

Modi will fly to Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine base camp town of Katra in Reasi district along with Vohra and Mufti.

19 April 2016, 08:10 AM

State Governor NN Vohra, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, senior ministers of the PDP-BJP ruling coalition government and top Army and civil administration officials will receive Modi at the airport.

19 April 2016, 08:09 AM

A special plane carrying the prime minister will land at the technical area of Jammu airport at around 9.00 am.

19 April 2016, 08:05 AM

During his visit, the PM will also inaugurate the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital and a sports complex besides addressing a public meeting. The 250-bedded hospital has been built at a cost of Rs 300 crores and is equipped with state of the art facilities.

19 April 2016, 08:00 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Tuesday visit Katra in Jammu and Kashmir to address the convocation of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University and attend some other events.