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PM Narendra Modi takes first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS, urges people to go for vaccination

PM Narendra Modi on Monday took the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at the AIIMS, Delhi. The second phase of the nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive for people above 60 years and those aged 45 and above with comorbidities will begin from Monday (March 1, 2021). People can register themselves on the government’s Co-WIN2.0 portal that will open at 9 AM on Monday.


Mar 01, 2021, 07:14 AM IST

Historic moment: PM Narendra Modi congratulates Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro on successful launch of Amazonia-1

"Congratulations President @jairbolsonaro on the successful launch of Brazil's Amazonia-1 satellite by  PSLV-C51. This is a historic moment in our space cooperation and my felicitations to the scientists of Brazil. @isro," the Prime Minister wrote in his post.

Feb 28, 2021, 13:32 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi regrets not learning Tamil, calls it 'beautiful language' during 73rd edition of 'Mann Ki Baat'

While addressing the radio programme, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he was recently asked if there was something he missed out on during these long years as Chief Minister and Prime Minister. He reponded to this saying that he could not learn the world's oldest language Tamil.

Feb 28, 2021, 12:33 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi addresses 'Mann Ki Baat', pays homage to Sant Ravidas

PM Modi said, "Sant Ravidas Ji did not want people dependant on others. He wanted everyone to be independent and innovative." The Prime Minister added that Sant Ravidas Ji taught everyone to keep working, do not expect anything and when this is done there will be satisfaction.

Feb 28, 2021, 11:30 AM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address Mann Ki Baat today at 11 am

After the address in January, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had invited the people of India to join his next radio programme. Asking them to record inspiring stories, he set up a toll free number for people to call and record in English and Hindi.

Feb 28, 2021, 06:52 AM IST

Guru Ravidas Jayanti: PM Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind pay tribute

Prime Minister Modi said the messages given by Saint Ravidas centuries ago on equality, goodwill and compassion will inspire the people of the country for ages. "My humble tributes to him (Saint Ravidas) on his birth anniversary," the prime minister tweeted.

Feb 27, 2021, 14:00 PM IST

India Toy Fair is a major step towards building Aatmanirbhar Bharat: PM Narendra Modi

PM Narendra Modi said that this toy fair is one such platform where one can discuss toy design, innovation, technology, marketing and packaging and also share their experiences. He said the world has done research on toys from the era of Indus Valley civilization, Mohenjo-Daro and Harappa.

Feb 27, 2021, 13:26 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to receive CERAWeek global energy and environment leadership award

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also deliver the keynote address at the CERAWeek Conference-2021, which will be held virtually from March 1 to 5. Prominent speakers at the conference include US special presidential envoy for climate John Kerry, Co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and founder of Breakthrough Energy Bill Gates and president and CEO, Saudi Aramco, Amin Nasser.

Feb 27, 2021, 09:45 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate 'The India Toy Fair 2021' today: Check details

In his Mann ki Baat address in August 2020, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said that toys not only augment activity but also give flight to aspirations. Noting the importance of toys in the holistic development of a child, PM Modi has earlier also emphasized boosting toy manufacturing in India. 

Feb 27, 2021, 07:02 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi thanks WHO chief, says 'we are all together in the fight against this pandemic'

Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, PM Modi said that "we are all together in the fight against this pandemic", adding that India is committed to sharing resources, experiences, and knowledge for global good. "Thank you Dr Tedros. We are all together in the fight against this pandemic. India is committed to sharing resources, experiences, and knowledge for global good," tweeted PM Modi.

Feb 26, 2021, 22:15 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi in Tamil Nadu: National Medical Commission will bring great transparency

Prime Minister Narendra Modi started his address by saying, “Friends we are transforming the entire medical education and healthcare sector.” He also said the National Medical Commission would bring great transparency and also rationalise norms to set up new medical colleges.

Feb 26, 2021, 15:29 PM IST

Live: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor steps out to protest fuel price hike

"On this Saturday and Sunday (27th and 28th Feb), the Co-Win digital platform will be transitioning from Co-Win1.0 to Co-Win 2.0. In view of this, COVID-19 Vaccination sessions will not be scheduled during these two days,'' the Union Health Ministry said.

Feb 26, 2021, 07:36 AM IST

PM Modi visits Tamil Nadu and Puducherry to inaugurate development projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on Thursday to inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of various development initiatives.

Feb 25, 2021, 20:14 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi underlines support for farmers, says NDA aims to ensure their dignity

For years, small businessmen and small farmers were ignored but the "NDA government has given topmost priority to these two sections," he said in his address at a public meeting in this western town of poll-bound Tamil Nadu. "It has been our honour to work for the small farmer of India. In the past seven years our efforts for small farmers are aimed at giving them a life of prosperity and dignity," he said.

Feb 25, 2021, 20:04 PM IST

Big boost to laptop, tablet, PC companies! Production Linked Incentive Scheme for IT Hardware approved

The scheme is likely to benefit 5 major global players and 10 domestic champions in the field of IT Hardware manufacturing including Laptops, Tablets, All-in-One PCs, and Servers. This is an important segment to promote manufacturing under AtmaNirbhar Bharat as there is huge import reliance for these items at present.

Feb 25, 2021, 09:47 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate multiple development projects in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on Thursday to inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of various development initiatives. The Prime Minister will also dedicate to the nation the 709 MW Solar Power Project of NLCIL, established over an area of about 2670 acres of land across the districts of Tirunelveli, Tuticorin, Ramanathapuram and Virudhunagar.

Feb 25, 2021, 06:50 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi chairs 36th PRAGATI meeting, reviews 8 projects worth Rs 44,545 crore

In the meeting, ten agenda items were taken up for review including eight projects, grievance relating to one scheme and one programme. Among the eight projects, three were from the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, two from Ministry of Railways, one each from Ministry of Power, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Ministry of Home Affairs.

Feb 24, 2021, 23:52 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi says tenacity and passion of farmers is inspiring as PM-KISAN Scheme completes 2 years today

The PM-KISAN Scheme was started with a view to augment the income of the farmers by providing income support to all landholding farmers’ families across the country, to enable them to take care of expenses related to agriculture and allied activities as well as domestic needs.

Feb 24, 2021, 11:01 AM IST

World’s Largest Cricket Stadium: Today the President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the Motera Stadium

President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the Motera Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad where the third test between India and England will kick-off. Watch the video.

Feb 24, 2021, 09:56 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to visit Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, lay foundation stone of several projects: Check details

Prime Minister Modi will inaugurate a 100-bed girls’ hostel at Lawspet, Puducherry. It has been constructed for female athletes at a cost of about Rs 12 crore, under the aegis of the Sports Authority of India. He will also inaugurate the reconstructed Heritage Marie Building, which was built by the French. 

Feb 23, 2021, 23:49 PM IST