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PM Modi, CM Mamata Banerjee at Victoria Memorial to honour Netaji

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Kolkata on Saturday (January 23, 2021) for 'Parakram Diwas' celebrations to commemorate Subhas Chandra Bose's 125th birth anniversary.

Jan 23, 2021, 17:36 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi arrives in Kolkata, pays tribute to Subhas Chandra Bose at Netaji Bhavan

PM Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived in Kolkata on the occasion of Parakarm Divas and paid tributes to Subhas Chandra Bose at the Netaji Bhavan. PM Modi also attended the international conference on 'Re-visiting the legacy of Netaji Subhas in the 21st century'.

 

Jan 23, 2021, 17:05 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi in Kolkata to celebrate Netaji's birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Kolkata on Saturday (January 23, 2021) for 'Parakram Diwas' celebrations to commemorate Subhas Chandra Bose's 125th birth anniversary. PM Modi, CM Mamata Banerjee are at Victoria Memorial to honour Netaji. Watch this video to know more.

 

Jan 23, 2021, 16:34 PM IST

Rapid development of North East is necessary for 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat': PM Narendra Modi in Assam

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that every region of Assam is on the path of peace and progress due to the policy of taking every tribe together. "With the historic Bodo agreement, a large part of Assam now has returned to the path of peace and development," said PM Modi. 

Jan 23, 2021, 15:58 PM IST

Thank you India and PM Narendra Modi, says WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus for support to global COVID-19 response

The Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said, "Thank you India and PM Narendra Modi for your continued support to the global COVID-19 response. Only if we #ACTogether, including sharing of knowledge, can we stop this virus and save lives and livelihoods."

Jan 23, 2021, 15:31 PM IST

Amit Shah or Yogi Adityanath, who can replace PM Narendra Modi? Check out the new survey

PM Modi's popularity remains high despite serving the country for nearly seven years. Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath are the other two names that are being considered as a possible replacement for the iconic leader. A large number of respondents think that both Shah and Adityanath have the potential and the charisma to lead the country in case PM Modi refuses not to run for the top job due to health and age issues.

Jan 23, 2021, 12:33 PM IST

'Patriotism, spiritualism is the power of India', Rajya Sabha MP Subhash Chandra recalls Netaji on his birth anniversary

On Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's 125th birth anniversary (January 23) the government has decided to celebrate it as 'Parakram Divas'. On the occasion, Rajya Sabha Member Subhash Chandra addressed a program 'Patriotic Happening' which was organized by Vishwa Hindu Parishad (US). "Patriotism and spiritualism make India a united country. It is the unity and solidarity of Indians that makes other countries our favorites," he said.

Jan 23, 2021, 09:13 AM IST

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro thanks PM Narendra Modi for COVID vaccine doses, shares Lord Hanuman image

India had previously cleared commercial exports of Covishield vaccines, and the first consignments were shipped to Brazil and Morocco on Friday. According to reports, two million doses of Covishield vaccines to Brazil. Brazil`s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, through the Embassy in New Delhi, had made arrangements with India and SII for the transportation of the COVID-19 vaccines.

Jan 23, 2021, 08:48 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to address 18th convocation of Assam's Tezpur University today

PM Narendra Modi will address 18th convocation of Assam's Tezpur University on Friday. Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal `Nishank` and Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal will also be present on the occasion.

Jan 22, 2021, 08:00 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to interact with beneficiaries, vaccinators of COVID-19 inoculation drive in Varanasi

PM Narendra Modi will interact with beneficiaries and vaccinators of COVID-19 inoculation drive in Varanasi. The interaction between the PM, beneficiaries and vaccinators would take place around 1:15 PM via video conferencing. According to reports, those who will interact with the PM will share their first-hand experience of COVID-19 vaccination.

Jan 22, 2021, 07:38 AM IST

In pics: Serum Institute of India fire kills five people; SII announces compensation

Serum Institute of India Pvt Ltd is the world's largest vaccine manufacturer by a number of doses produced and sold globally (more than 1.5 billion doses) which includes Polio vaccine as well as Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Hib, BCG, r-Hepatitis B, Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccines, as per the company's website.

Jan 22, 2021, 00:55 AM IST

Bangladesh highlights close ties with India; dismisses 'China concerns'

Bangladesh's Minister Shahriar Alam has reaffirmed close ties with India, dismissing concerns of the Chinese trying to influence Dhaka that could impact ties with Delhi. Alam said, "(China) they know the depth and breadth of our relationship with India. The historic bondage."

Jan 22, 2021, 00:36 AM IST

Serum Institute of India fire: Five people killed, SII offers compensation of Rs 25 lakh to families; PM Narendra Modi condoles lives lost

Serum Institute of India (SII) has offered compensation of Rs 25 lakh in addition to the mandated amount to families of persons who died in a fire at the company's premises in Pune. Five men died after a fire broke out in a five-storeyed under-construction building at the firm's Manjari premises in Pune on Thursday. All were construction workers whose bodies were recovered by fire brigade personnel from the fifth floor..

Jan 21, 2021, 22:59 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to address ‘Parakram Diwas’ celebrations in Kolkata on January 23, confirms PMO

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Kolkata to address ‘Parakram Diwas’ celebrations on January 23 to commemorate 125th birth anniversary year of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. This was confirmed by the Prime Minister’s Office. The PM will also visit Jerenga Pathar in Sivasagar, Assam to distribute 1.06 lakh land pattas/allotment certificates, the PMO said.The state unit of the BJP had earlier requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a public meeting in Kolkata on January 23. 

Jan 21, 2021, 14:37 PM IST

BREAKING: PM Narendra Modi to get Covid-19 vaccine shot in second stage of vaccination

PM Narendra Modi will be administered the Covid-19 vaccine in the second stage of the ongoing mass vaccination drive in the country. Sources said that the PM and all other chief ministers will be administered the COVID-19 vaccine dose after the first phase of vaccination ends. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on January 16 launched India’s vaccination drive against the coronavirus. PM Narendra Modi had urged citizens not to ignore the second dose of the vaccine and told them to ignore rumours about the efficacy of the vaccine.

Jan 21, 2021, 11:21 AM IST

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris make history, world leaders extend wishes

Joe Biden took oath as the 46th Present of the United States of America on Wednesday (January 20) along with Kamala Harris, who was sworn in as 49th Vice President of the United States of America. The historic event took place on the west front of the US Capitol building. The leaders from all over the world congratulated the newly elected President and Vice President on Twitter, let's take a look at it:

Jan 21, 2021, 00:15 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi congratulates US President Joe Biden and Vice-President Kamala Harris, says 'look forward to strengthening India-US ties'

Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States and Kamala Harris took oath as first woman Vice President in a historic but scaled-down ceremony under the unprecedented security umbrella of thousands of security personnel. The 78-year-old veteran Democrat leader was administered the oath of office by Chief Justice John Roberts.

Jan 20, 2021, 23:47 PM IST

Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana: PM Modi releases financial assistance of around Rs 2,691 crore to 6.1 lakh beneficiaries in UP

The beneficiaries of PMAY-G, in addition to the unit assistance, are also provided support of unskilled labour wages under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) and assistance of Rs. 12,000 for construction of toilets through Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin (SBM-G), MGNREGS or any other dedicated source of funding. The scheme has provisions for convergence with other schemes of Government of India and State/UTs for providing LPG connection under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Scheme, electricity connection, access to safe drinking water.

Jan 20, 2021, 15:01 PM IST

Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana: PM Modi releases financial assistance of around Rs 2,691 crore to 6.1 lakh beneficiaries in UP

The beneficiaries of PMAY-G, in addition to the unit assistance, are also provided support of unskilled labour wages under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) and assistance of Rs. 12,000 for construction of toilets through Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin (SBM-G), MGNREGS or any other dedicated source of funding. The scheme has provisions for convergence with other schemes of Government of India and State/UTs for providing LPG connection under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Scheme, electricity connection, access to safe drinking water.

Jan 20, 2021, 15:01 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi releases financial assistance to over 6 lakh beneficiaries in UP under PMAY-G

PM Modi on Wednesday released financial assistance of around Rs 2,691 crores to 6.1 lakh beneficiaries in Uttar Pradesh under the Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana - Gramin (PMAY-G) scheme. The beneficiaries of PMAY-G, in addition to the unit assistance, are also provided support of unskilled labour wages under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) and assistance of Rs. 12,000 for construction of toilets through Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin (SBM-G). 

Jan 20, 2021, 06:46 AM IST