Search Results for: Modi

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
0 Comments

Nirav Modi: UK High Court notes broad consistency in India’s evidence

New Delhi: A UK High Court judge on Wednesday accepted a broad consistency of evidence put forward by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), arguing on behalf of the Indian government, in the extradition case against More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, June 9th, 2019
0 Comments

PM Modi first foreign leader to visit Sri Lanka after Easter terror attacks

Colombo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who will be making a brief stopover in Sri Lanka on his way back to India from the Maldives, becomes the first foreign leader to visit the island nation after the deadly Easter More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, May 31st, 2019
0 Comments

Modi’s first decision- Hike in scholarships for wards of armed forces personnel

New Delhi: In his first decision after assuming office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday approved a hike in scholarship given to widows and wards of deceased or ex-service personnel of armed and paramilitary More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, May 31st, 2019
0 Comments

Modi govt allocates portfolios to new ministers, Amit Shah gets Home, Nirmala gets Finance, Defence goes to Rajnath

New Delhi: Amit Shah will be the new Home minister, Rajnath Singh the new Defence minister and Nirmala Sitharaman the new Finance minister, the Rashtrapati Bhavan announced on Friday. Nirmala Sitharaman gets Finance More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
0 Comments

Pralhad Joshi: RSS loyalist makes entry into Modi cabinet

New Delhi: A die-hard RSS loyalist, long-time BJP worker Pralhad Joshi is a fourth time member of Parliament from the saffron party’s bastion of Dharwad. Joshi, who was also BJP Karnataka president, came to More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
0 Comments

Narendra Modi takes oath as 15th Prime Minister

New Delhi: Capping a landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections, Narendra Modi, along with his Councils of Minister, on Thursday took oath as the 15th Prime Minister of India in the forecourt of the Rashtrapati More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
0 Comments

Economy in focus as PM Modi starts second term without key aide Jaitley

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take his oath of office on Thursday along with his ministers, though he suffered a setback at the start of his second term when key aide and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, May 29th, 2019
0 Comments

Jaitley to not be part of Modi’s new cabinet, cites health condition

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who is close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday opted out the new cabinet citing his health condition. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who is close to Prime More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, May 27th, 2019
0 Comments

May 23 should be celebrated as ‘Modi diwas’: Ramdev

Uttarakhand: Buoyed by BJP’s massive win in the Lok Sabha polls, yoga guru Ramdev on Monday said that May 23, the day on which the election results were announced, should be celebrated as “Modi diwas”. Yoga More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, May 26th, 2019
0 Comments

Narendra Modi to take oath as PM on May 30

New Delhi: Narendra Modi will take oath for a second consecutive term as Prime Minister on May 30 at 7 pm in Rashtrapati Bhavan, along with members of the Union Council of Ministers. Prime Minister Narendra Modi. President More...