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When PM Narendra Modi stopped his convoy to let an ambulance go ahead

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Gandhinagar yesterday to inaugurate the 52nd Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank.

May 24, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

Manohar Parrikar: BJP's poster boy in Goa returns as CM

For Manohar Parrikar, who proved himself to be BJP's best bet in Goa by sewing up a coalition and proving its majority on the floor of Assembly, it is a homecoming and another stint as chief minister of the coastal state.

Mar 16, 2017, 14:50 PM IST

Note ban: PM Narendra Modi takes a dig at Amartya Sen, says `hard work more powerful than Harvard`

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took jibes at economists who criticised demonetisation.

Mar 01, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to address nation today - This is what he is likely to speak about

This will be PM Narendra Modi's second address to the nation since his announcement in a similar address on November 8 to scrap Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes.

Dec 31, 2016, 11:58 AM IST

PM Modi, Shinzo Abe ride on famed Shinkansen bullet train

Accompanied by his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday travelled to Kobe, a city on Osaka Bay in Japan, on the famous superfast bullet train- the Shinkansen, whose speed ranges from 240 kms per hour to 320 kms per hour.

Nov 12, 2016, 07:08 AM IST

More anti-Trump protests in New York City

Demonstrators took to the streets in New York City to oppose Donald Trump`s election as US president for a fourth straight day Friday.

Nov 12, 2016, 05:46 AM IST

Japan makes exception; signs historic nuclear deal with India

The nuclear deal was part of the ten agreements signed between India and Japan in various areas.

Nov 11, 2016, 20:42 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi appreciates Japan for offering amphibian aircraft

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday appreciated Japan for expressing its readiness to offer its state-of-the-art US-2 amphibian aircraft to India for defence purposes.

Nov 11, 2016, 20:41 PM IST

Groundbreaking ceremony of bullet train in 2017

Consultancy work on the ambitious Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project will start next month and the construction will commence by the end of 2018.

Nov 11, 2016, 20:16 PM IST

Nuke deal with Japan contains features of pact with US

The landmark civil nuclear deal sealed on Friday with Japan is strikingly similar to the agreements India has with the US and some other countries but contains some added features on safety and security, reflecting Japan's concerns on the issue.

Nov 11, 2016, 20:13 PM IST

Anti-Trump protesters take to street for second night

In his first comments on the unrest, Donald Trump blamed the media.

Nov 11, 2016, 17:27 PM IST

Japanese ministers call on PM Narendra Modi

Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on Japanese Emperor Akihito.

Nov 11, 2016, 14:15 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi reaches Japan for annual bilateral summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday reached Tokyo to attend the annual India-Japan bilateral summit to be held on Friday.

Nov 10, 2016, 19:34 PM IST

AIIMS to exempt OPD and clinical charges for two days - Read why

PM Narendra Modi had on Tuesday announced that hospitals, railway, bus and airlines ticket counters will continue to accept Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes for the next 72 hours.

Nov 09, 2016, 18:40 PM IST

Burnt currency notes found in Uttar Pradesh town

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday evening announced demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination currency notes

Nov 09, 2016, 17:56 PM IST

Kolkata people in fix over refusal to accept high denomination notes

People were in a quandary here on Wednesday over the reluctance on the part of many outlets to accept demonetised notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000.

Nov 09, 2016, 17:14 PM IST

JNU orders probe into effigy burning of PM Narendra Modi by NSUI students

Besides Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah​, the effigy had faces of Yoga guru Ramdev, Sadhvi Pragya, Nathuram Godse, Asaram Bapu.

Oct 13, 2016, 12:57 PM IST

After threatening Zee News, Hafiz Saeed says PM Modi, Ajit Doval staged `surgical strike drama'

On Friday, a video of Saeed surfaced in which he was heard threatening Zee News over its fearless coverage of Indian para commandos' surgical strikes across the Line of Control.

Oct 01, 2016, 10:59 AM IST

MUST WATCH: `Pakistan's motto is destruction of India`

Some experts and analysts are of the view that India has limited military options and should look for other paths while dealing with Pakistan.

Sep 24, 2016, 17:11 PM IST

Congress attacks BJP for buying only 36 Rafale jets

The Congress on Saturday attacked the BJP-led central government for buying only 36 Rafale fighter jets from France instead of the 126 finalised during the UPA era, saying the situation for the Indian Air Force (IAF) was becoming "critical and volatile".

Sep 24, 2016, 15:23 PM IST