PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Diwali

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted the nation on the occasion of Diwali and hoped "the lamp of prosperity be lit among the poor".

Italy World Cup hero Fabio Cannavaro probed over tax fraud
Italy World Cup hero Fabio Cannavaro probed over tax fraud

Italy`s World Cup winning captain Fabio Cannavaro is being investigated on suspicion of running a sham company to avoid paying more than a million euros ($1.27 million) in tax, Italian authorities announced Wednesday.

People waiting for Modi govt to fulfill promises: Akhilesh

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said that his government has fulfilled the promises made by his party in the Assembly polls but people are still waiting for Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government at Centre to start the process of fulfilling them .

100 days left for 35th National Games
100 days left for 35th National Games

 With just 100 days left for the 35th National Games, which will see 34 disciplines being held at 31 venues with more than 12,000 athletes and sports officials, and 6,000 facilitators attending, Kerala is gearing up for the sports extravaganza to be held in seven districts of the state.

Omar hails Modi's plan to spend Diwali with flood-hit people

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today appreciated the gesture of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to spend Diwali with people of the flood affected state.

PM holds pre-Diwali dinner for Council of Ministers, Sena minister present

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday hosted a pre-Diwali dinner for the Council of Ministers where he stressed on keeping up the momentum of the cleanliness mission launched by him earlier this month.

Be prepared for invisible enemy: PM Modi tells armed forces
Be prepared for invisible enemy: PM Modi tells armed forces

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met the country's top military commanders for the first time at the Combined Commanders' conference where he stressed on the need for an atmosphere of peace and security essentials for the nation to achieve its goal of economic development.

Saketh Myneni shocks seventh seed Kimmer Coppejans at ATP Indore Open
Saketh Myneni shocks seventh seed Kimmer Coppejans at ATP Indore Open

A day after being felicitated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his Asian Games exploits, India's Saketh Myneni toppled Belgian seventh seed Kimmer Coppejans to move to the singles quarterfinals of the ATP Indore Open, here on Wednesday.

President, PM wish Abdul Kalam on his birthday

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday wished former president APJ Abdul Kalam on his birthday.

Albania PM brother arrested as Euro qualifier abandoned
Albania PM brother arrested as Euro qualifier abandoned

The brother of Albania`s Prime Minister was arrested in Belgrade on Tuesday night, accused of starting the trouble that caused the abandonment of the Euro 2016 qualifier between Serbia and Albania, Serbian state television RTS reported.

Narendra Modi's charm bowls over Asiad medallists
Narendra Modi's charm bowls over Asiad medallists

Floored by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's informal demeanour and a "motivating speech", India's Asian Games medallists could not stop gushing about the leader after a breakfast meeting with him here on Tuesday.

Modi a weak PM whom even Pak does not take seriously: Congress

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday termed Narendra Modi as a "weak" Prime Minister whom Pakistan does not take seriously and unabated ceasefire violations by the neighbouring country are a testimony to it.

Activists urge PM to cancel approval of 7-km-long road in Rajasthan

Wildlife activists here have written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting him to cancel the approval of seven-km long elevated road in Mukundra Hills National Park and Tiger Reserve on NH-12 near Durra.

PM Modi has done nothing but foreign tours, poll campaign: Congress

Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Rajiv Shukla on Thursday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of ignoring national security and focusing just on foreign tours and election campaigns in times of ceasefire violations by Pakistan.

Congress calls Modi an "absentee PM"

Congress Thursday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "absence" in Delhi and his engagement in state election campaigns at a time when unabated ceasefire violations continued from across the border.

PM Modi condoles journalist MV Kamath's death

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday condoled the death of veteran journalist and former chairman of Prasar Bharati MV Kamath, saying his demise is a "loss to the world of literature and journalism".

Australian PM orders crackdown on visas for radical preachers

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Wednesday that he was ordering a crackdown to prevent radical Islamist preachers entering the country, amidst rising tension with the Muslim community following a series of security-related raids.

Support to Swachh Bharat no endorsement of BJP agenda: Shashi Tharoor

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has made it clear that his acceptance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to support the "Swachh Bharat Mission" does not imply that he endorses BJP's "core Hindutva" agenda and he remains a "proud Congressman."

With broom in hand, Sachin Tendulkar joins 'Swachh Bharat' campaign
With broom in hand, Sachin Tendulkar joins 'Swachh Bharat' campaign

Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's nomintaion as one of the 'ambassadors' of 'Swachh Bharat' campaign by sweeping a road here with a broom in hand.

Ambedkar's supporters seek PM's help to acquire property in UK

Supporters of Dr B R Ambedkar have sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention to acquire a residential property in London, where the architect of India's Constitution lived during the 1920s, and convert it into a memorial dedicated to him.