Congress would win next elections, Rahul Gandhi to be PM: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Amid speculation over Rahul Gandhi's elevation, a senior congress leader and former union minister Mani Shankar Aiyar on Sunday predicted that the Congress would win the next elections and Gandhi would be the next Prime Minister.

Saina Nehwal expresses happiness over PM's comments
Saina Nehwal expresses happiness over PM's comments

Ace India shuttler Saina Nehwal on Sunday expressed happiness over Prime Minister Narendra Modi heaping praise on her for climbing the number one spot in world badminton ranking, in his monthly radio address.
 

Manisha Koirala thanks PM Modi for immediate help to Nepal post earthquake
Manisha Koirala thanks PM Modi for immediate help to Nepal post earthquake

The devastating earthquake in Nepal which took away many lives and the aftershocks that were felt in parts of India too has shook the world.

IOC chief arrives today, to meet PM Modi on Monday evening
IOC chief arrives today, to meet PM Modi on Monday evening

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach arrives here on Sunday for his one-day whirlwind visit and is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday to discus ways to take Indian sports forward amid speculation that the country might bid for 2024 Olympics.

PM Narendra Modi travels in Delhi Metro, says 'really enjoyed the ride'
PM Narendra Modi travels in Delhi Metro, says 'really enjoyed the ride'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday took a Metro ride in the national capital.

Mohan Babu invites PM Modi to son's wedding
Mohan Babu invites PM Modi to son's wedding

Actor-politician Manchu Mohan Babu, along with his family, visited Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Parliament House here on Tuesday to invite him for the wedding of his second son Manchu Manoj.

IOC chief Thomas Bach arriving in India on April 26
IOC chief Thomas Bach arriving in India on April 26

 International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach is arriving in the country on April 26 and will spend the next day attending meetings, including a crucial one with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Modi's Toronto remarks aimed at assuring industries: Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Saturday sought to clarify Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks in Toronto in which he has blamed the erstwhile government for leaving a "mess" behind, saying the statement was meant only to assure industries of "hassle-free" environment in the country.

Pakistan's Punjab soccer body score first win over govt in power play
Pakistan's Punjab soccer body score first win over govt in power play

Sardar Naveed Haider was elected president of the Pakistan Football Federation`s largest regional body late on Friday after a chaotic election which FIFA were dragged into and a government-backed candidate barred from.

PM Narendra Modi to discuss security matters with Canadian leadership

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold talks with the Canadian leadership on matters concerning security and international issues of major interest for both sides.

Mamata mocks Modi's foreign trips, says CBI used by BJP

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in the midst of a three-nation foreign trip, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday questioned his frequent visits and suggested that he must first know his country and its people.

Family turns down offer of state funeral for Richie Benaud
Family turns down offer of state funeral for Richie Benaud

The family of cricket icon Richie Benaud has declined the offer of a state funeral, Australia`s Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Sunday.

PM to depart on 3-nation tour Thursday, have 'naav pe charcha' with French President

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will depart for a three-nation tour on Thursday that takes him to France, Germany and Canada, all part of the G-7 group.

Sri Lanka Cricket interim committee appointed
Sri Lanka Cricket interim committee appointed

The Minister of Sports Navin Dissanayake on Monday appointed an interim committee to run Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC).

Expected Iranian nuclear deal worse than Israel feared: Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned on Sunday the framework Iranian nuclear agreement being sought by international negotiators, saying it was even worse than his country had feared. 

President, PM congratulate Saina Nehwal on becoming World No. 1
President, PM congratulate Saina Nehwal on becoming World No. 1

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Miniter Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated Saina Nehwal on becoming the first Indian women to become world's number one badminton player.

Bangladesh were made to lose World Cup quarterfinal to India: Sheikh Hasina
Bangladesh were made to lose World Cup quarterfinal to India: Sheikh Hasina

Wading into the controversy over umpiring decisions in Bangladesh's World Cup quarterfinal loss to India, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said everyone has seen how the Mashrafe Mortaza-led side was "made to lose".

PM Narendra Modi appointed Chancellor of Viswa Bharati University

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been appointed as the new chancellor of Visva Bharati University for the next three years.

PM Narendra Modi shares sorrow, pain of those affected by cyclone in Vanuatu

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the devastation caused by Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu is extremely unfortunate and added that the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) would provide immediate financial assistance to the people.

Cricket World Cup: Keep an eye on AB de Villers, Sri Lanka PM tells team ahead of QF
Cricket World Cup: Keep an eye on AB de Villers, Sri Lanka PM tells team ahead of QF

Wishing the Sri Lankan team ahead of their knock-out quarterfinal clash against South Africa, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Sunday warned the Angelo Mathews-led side to "keep an eye on" Proteas skipper AB de Villiers" who has been in rampaging form in the tournament.