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Narendra Modi will take oath as Prime Minister on May 30 at 7 pm at Rashtrapati Bhavan

President Kovind will administer the oath of office and secrecy to the Prime Minister and other members of the Union Council of Ministers at 7 pm on May 30, 2019, at Rashtrapati Bhavan in the national capital.

May 26, 2019, 17:56 PM IST

Online survey says majority prefer Narendra Modi as PM for second term

The survey was based on an opinion of over 54 lakh respondents taken online from within the country and abroad, claimed a statement by them.

Nov 03, 2018, 09:58 AM IST

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi ready to be PM if allies want

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said he is willing to be the Prime Minister of the country if allies want him to be.

Oct 05, 2018, 14:14 PM IST

As it happened: PM Narendra Modi eyes one athlete from every district for 2020 games

Narendra Modi arrived at Major Dhyan Chand Stadium in Delhi to flag off the #RunForRio program, with 20,000 students taking part in the run.

Jul 31, 2016, 08:15 AM IST

Rio Games: PM Narendra Modi to address India's largest ever Olympic contingent

The PM will reportedly meet the contingent on July 4 at the Manekshaw Centre in New Delhi at 10am.

Jul 03, 2016, 10:37 AM IST

Narendra Modi reaches Geneva; likely to seek Switzerland's support for India's NSG membership

Ahead of his five-nation tour, Modi had described Switzerland as India's key partner in Europe.

Jun 06, 2016, 03:55 AM IST

Modi's clarity of vision will take India places: Hema Malini

Actress and BJP member Hema Malini has lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech

Nov 13, 2015, 18:26 PM IST

Narendra Modi congratulates Special Olympics medal winners

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated all participants and medal winners who made India proud by winning 173 medals at the Special Olympic World Summer Games 2015 in Los Angeles.

Aug 04, 2015, 23:43 PM IST

PM favours export of surplus sugar, ethanol blending

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday favoured raising sugar exports to liquidate surplus stocks because of low domestic demand that has led to a huge cane arrears of over Rs 14,000 crore to farmers.

Aug 01, 2015, 21:29 PM IST

'Beti Bachao' good move in right direction: All-girl band

The Tetseo Sisters, an all-girl band from the northeast, has hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign, saying it was a "good move in the right direction" and they will be happy to contribute in highlighting the need for gender equality.

Jul 27, 2015, 14:15 PM IST

'Baahubali' actor Prabhas meets PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Sunday met Telugu actor Prabhas, whose film ‘Baahubali: The Beginning’ is creating history at the box office with stupendous success.

Jul 27, 2015, 08:10 AM IST

Coldplay's Chris Martin, Freida Pinto meet PM

Coldplay frontman Chris Martin and Hollywood actress Freida Pinto on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed how they can support his 'Swachh Bharat' and the 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaigns.

Jul 03, 2015, 08:15 AM IST

Cities should get chance to plan their growth: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said private property developers should not decide how a city should grow and the decision should be taken by residents and the city leadership, as he unveiled three mega flagship urban schemes aimed at developing cities as engines of growth.

Jun 25, 2015, 15:05 PM IST

PM to launch 3 mega urban project on Jun 25

The NDA government is all set to launch three mega urban projects worth Rs 4 lakh crores, which would be unveiled with much fanfare by Prime Minister Narendra Modi here.

Jun 18, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

Focus on female foeticide, PM urges girl empowerment group

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met representatives from a girl empowerment movement that included ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ fame actress Freida Pinto, and said the campaign in India should focus on female foeticide.

Jun 17, 2015, 08:06 AM IST

Modi eyes $10-bn deals during China visit: Daily

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is looking to clinch $10 billion worth of deals, a leading English daily of China reported on Thursday.

May 14, 2015, 12:52 PM IST

India not to bid for 2024 Olympics, Narendra Modi didn't propose it: IOC president Thomas Bach

In an all important meeting between International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and India Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, it was decided that India will not bid for 2024 Olympic Games.

Apr 27, 2015, 19:42 PM IST

PM Modi's successful trips have made country proud: BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party`s (BJP) Delhi unit chief Satish Upadhyay on Saturday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s successful foreign trips have made the country proud, adding that he is taking the nation forward at a `swift pace`.

Apr 18, 2015, 08:00 AM IST

PM Modi returns home after three-nation tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to the Capital early this morning after a three- nation tour of France, Germany and Canada during which a number of key agreements were signed, including the supply of 36 Rafale fighter jets by France and uranium from Canada.

Apr 18, 2015, 06:15 AM IST

PM Modi, PM Harper call for elevation of Indo-Canadian trade

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Canadian counterpart Stephen Harper have called for the elevation of two-way trade between their respective nations, recognising that the early finalisation of the Bilateral Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement is an important step in realising the same.

Apr 16, 2015, 04:50 AM IST