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You represent the aspirations of 130 crore people: PM Narendra Modi tells students at IIT Kharagpur

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told students at the IIT Kharagpur convocation ceremony that they represent the aspirations of 130 crore people of
India. "You represent the aspirations of 130 crore people,'' PM Narendra Modi said while addressing the convocation ceremony of IIT Kharagpur.

Feb 23, 2021, 12:52 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address convocation of IIT Kharagpur today

PM Modi recently visited West Bengal to inaugurate and launch several projects. He will be attending the convocation ceremony through video conferencing and will address the graduates at 12:30 pm, the PMO announced with a poster on social media. 

Feb 23, 2021, 07:48 AM IST

India's defence sector is moving ahead with transparency, predictability and ease of doing business: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Modi said that India has made a list of 100 important items related to defence, which can be manufactured indigenously with the help of country's local industries. He said a timeline has been set so that our industries can plan to meet these requirements.

Feb 22, 2021, 22:05 PM IST

West Bengal has made up its mind for 'poriborton', says PM Narendra Modi in Hooghly

PM Narendra Modi attacked the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government and said that the Centre had provided Rs 1,700 crore for relief work after the Cyclone Amphan to West Bengal, but the state government has only spent Rs 609 crore. 

Feb 22, 2021, 17:09 PM IST

Live: TMC does not care about poor, needy and women of Bengal, says PM Modi in Hooghly

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the states of Assam and dedicated to the nation important projects of the oil & gas sector in an event organized at Silapathar in Dhemaji. He will later inaugurate several railway projects in West Bengal's Hooghly.

Feb 22, 2021, 07:38 AM IST

Fuel prices are at historic, unsustainable high: Sonia Gandhi writes to PM Narendra Modi

Sonia Gandhi said that sadly, in these distressing times, the government has chosen to profiteer off people's misery and suffering. The Congress President added the surging price of diesel has added to the 'escalating woes of millions of farmers'. Saturday saw petrol price rising for the 12th straight day.

Feb 21, 2021, 19:27 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone of several projects in Assam, West Bengal: See details

PM Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation important projects of the oil & gas sector in an event organized at Silapathar in Dhemaji, Assam. He will also inaugurate and lay the foundation stone for engineering colleges during the event. PM Modi will also dedicate to the nation and inaugurate several railway projects in West Bengal's Hooghly.

Feb 21, 2021, 14:55 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi wishes Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram on Statehood day

"Best wishes to my sisters and brothers of Mizoram on their Statehood Day. The entire nation is proud of the great Mizo culture. The people of Mizoram are known for their kindness and commitment towards living in harmony with nature. Praying for the state's continuous growth," PM Modi said in his tweet.

Feb 20, 2021, 10:47 AM IST

Development is for everyone, it is our aim as well as religion, says PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi also quoted the iconic lines of the great Malayalam poet Kumaranasan who had said, "I am not asking your caste, sister, I ask for water, I am thirsty." "Development is for everyone. This is the essence of Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas, Sabka Vishwas. Development is our aim, development is our religion," he said concluding his brief speech.

Feb 19, 2021, 21:20 PM IST

'Metro Man' E Sreedharan backs PM Modi, says ‘it is now a fashion to oppose whatever BJP does’

Sreedharan said that he has known Prime Minister Narendra Modi for several years. When Modi was the Chief Minister of Gujarat, he had worked on various projects in the state. "I know him (Modi) from very close quarters. He is very upright, corruption-free, committed, very passionate about the country's interests, very hardworking and very forward-looking," he added.

Feb 19, 2021, 21:09 PM IST

West Bengal Parivartan Yatra: PM Narendra Modi to hold massive public meeting in Kolkata on March 7

Earlier, Shah said BJP's 'Parivartan Yatra' is not for changing a chief minister, an MLA or a minister but ending infiltration and transforming West Bengal into a developed state. "You vote for the BJP. Leave alone illegal immigrants, not even a bird from across the border will be allowed to enter the state," Shah said..

Feb 18, 2021, 23:12 PM IST

Collaboration shown in fighting COVID-19 valuable takeaway: PM Narendra Modi

Addressing a workshop on 'COVID-19 Management: Experience, Good Practices and Way Forward' with 10 neighbouring countries, including the extended neighbourhood, PM Modi said the spirit of collaboration is a valuable takeaway from this pandemic.

Feb 18, 2021, 16:42 PM IST

Pariksha Pe Charcha 2021 returns, says PM Narendra Modi; this time with a twist: All you need to know

Pariksha Pe Charcha 2021: Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' said the registration process of the fourth edition of the interaction has started. Questions related to dealing with examination stress from school students of classes 9 to 12 will be invited through the 'MyGov' platform and selected questions will feature in the programme, he said.

Feb 18, 2021, 16:15 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi’s 'Pariksha Pe Charcha' to be held online due to COVID-19, open to students all over the world

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's annual interaction with students ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha' will be held online this year in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. The interaction with students from classes 9 to 12 ahead of their exams will be held in March. A tweet from Exam warriors said, “Pariksha Pe Charcha is back. This time, the contest as well the event will be fully online and open to students all over the world.  #PPC2021 will also include parents and teachers.”

Feb 18, 2021, 15:51 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to address Visva-Bharati convocation on February 19

Visva-Bharati was founded by Rabindranath Tagore in 1921 and is the oldest Central University in the country. In May 1951, Visva-Bharati was declared to be a Central University and "an Institution of National Importance" by an act of Parliament. The University followed the pedagogy devised by Tagore, though gradually it evolved in the format in which modern universities developed elsewhere. 

Feb 17, 2021, 23:15 PM IST

India aiming to cut energy import dependence, focus now on using renewable sources of energy: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi expressed that it is everyone's collective duty to work towards clean and green sources of energy and to reduce energy dependence. PM Modi also said that the Centre has planned to spend Rs 7.5 lakh crore in creating oil and gas infrastructure over five years.

Feb 17, 2021, 22:20 PM IST

Sidhi accident: Death toll rises to 51, Madhya Pradesh Police arrests bus driver

On Tuesday, bodies of 47 people, including 20 women and two children, were recovered after the packed private bus skidded off the road and plunged into a water-filled canal in Sidhi. The rescue operations, which were halted late Tuesday night, resumed on Wednesday morning.

Feb 17, 2021, 18:16 PM IST

Positive feedback on agricultural reforms pouring in from across India: PM Narendra Modi

The Prime Minister stated that all types of misinformation were spread against the new farm laws and said that those who enacted laws to call foreign companies in the country are scaring farmers with Indian companies. "These lies and propaganda stand exposed," PM said. 

Feb 16, 2021, 22:54 PM IST

Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi offers ‘Chadar’ at Dargah Ajmer Sharif on behalf of PM Narendra Modi

Naqvi also read out the message of PM Modi in which he conveyed greetings and best wishes to followers of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti in India and abroad on the occasion of 809th Urs. "This annual celebration is a beautiful example of social unity and brotherhood," PM Modi said in his message.

Feb 16, 2021, 16:26 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi honours Maharaja Suheldev, says all freedom fighters deserve to be celebrated

"It is unfortunate that deserving leaders were not given the place of pride they deserved," Modi said, adding his government was trying to rectify the mistakes of the past governments. He also unveiled, through video conferencing, programmes for the beautification of Shravasti, Chittora Lake and Bahraich.

Feb 16, 2021, 16:18 PM IST