Bainimarama sworn in as Fiji`s PM

 Coup leader Voreqe Bainimarama was sworn in as Fiji`s new prime minister on Monday, five days after the South Pacific nation held its first general election since 2006.

Most pleasing result: New Zealand PM on third term

 New Zealand Prime Minister John Key Sunday termed the general election result that gave him a third consecutive term in parliament as the most pleasing.

Renzi shows his fierce side as battle for Italy reform intensifies

He`s promised to shake-up recession-plagued Italy, but Prime Minister Matteo Renzi`s ambitious schemes to revive the eurozone`s third largest economy have hit a stumbling block, amid a fierce row with powerful trade unions.

Hooda appeals to Centre to reduce diesel prices

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Thursday appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reduce diesel prices in the country.

UP CM takes dig at PM Narendra Modi over bypoll loss

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Thursday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the BJP's poor showing in the Assembly bypolls in the state.

Narendra Modi meets mother on birthday, gets Rs 5001 as gift

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his mother Heeraba in Ahmedabad on the occasion of his 64th birthday.Heeraba blessed his son as she gave him Rs.5001 as birthday gift, which he donated to the Jammu and Kashmir flood relief fund.

PM Narendra Modi to meet Obama on Sept 29-30

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet President Barack Obama at the White House on September 29 and 30, US officials said on Monday.

Poland's president appoints Ewa Kopacz as new PM

Poland's president has appointed Parliament Speaker Ewa Kopacz to be the next prime minister and given her the task of assembling the new Cabinet.

Modi greets nation on Engineers' Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted people on Engineers' Day, saying engineers play an anchoring role in the making of a nation.

CBI can't be as autonomous or independent as CAG: Vinod Rai

Raising concerns over CBI being under the "direct control" of the Prime Minister, former top auditor Vinod Rai has said that "a police dominated" agency can't enjoy autonomy or independence available to the CAG or the Election Commission.

Australia returns Chola period Nataraja, Ardhanariswara

Two Chola period (11-12th century AD) idols were returned to India by Australia as Prime Minister Tony Abbott Friday handed them over to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi here Friday.

Narendra Modi may visit Wardha, Nagpur on August 21

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Nagpur and the neighbouring district of Wardha on August 21 on his maiden visit to the Vidarbha region for a couple of events here, sources said here tonight.

Japanese Air Force One`s flight path published online

Japan`s security-conscious government admitted Thursday that details about the flight path and exact location of the prime minister`s plane had been posted on the Internet for anyone to see.

'Goodbye Japan': PM Narendra Modi wraps up 'successful' Tokyo tour, leaves for home
'Goodbye Japan': PM Narendra Modi wraps up 'successful' Tokyo tour, leaves for home

Calling his Japan trip as 'successful', Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrapped up the five-day tour and left for New Delhi on Wednesday.

PM condoles historian Bipan Chandra's death

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday expressed grief over the death of noted historian Bipan Chandra and extended his condolences to the deceased's family, a statement from the Prime Minister's Office said today.

Modi gives lot of decentralised authority to ministers: Jaitley

Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, on Friday sought to project Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a leader who give his ministers a lot of "decentralised authority contrary to what a lot of people feel".

PM Narendra Modi launches Jan Dhan Yojana

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched Jan Dhan Yojana, a mega financial inclusion plan under which bank accounts and RuPay debit cards with inbuilt insurance cover of Rs 1 lakh will be provided to crores of persons with no access to formal banking facilities.

Narendra Modi to launch Jan Dhan Yojana today; 1 crore bank A/Cs to be opened on day 1

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is today launching his ambitious Jan Dhan Yojna, which will provide a bank account for every Indian household.

Thai Army Chief Prayuth Chan-ocha assumes Prime Minister post

Gen Prayuth assumed the new post following an endorsement from King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who appointed him as the country`s 29th prime minister this morning.

Ensure justice for Tamils, PM Narendra Modi tells Sri Lanka

In a clear sign that India has not washed its hands off Sri Lankan affairs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday urged Colombo to ensure "justice and self-respect" to its Tamil minority.