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  • Narendra Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in US

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here from Portugal on Sunday, on the second leg of his three-nation tour, that will also take him to the Netherlands. "Touchdown! Wait is over, Celebrations begin! PM @narendramodi on US soil," the Indian Embassy in the US tweeted.  "Look forward to welcoming India's PM Modi to @WhiteHouse on Monday. Important strategic issues to discuss with a true friend!" US President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday. Talks between Modi and Trump in

    India | June 25, 2017
  • Nitish Kumar, Bihar, PM Narendra Modi

    Nitish Kumar meets PM Narendra Modi

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here, a day after he skipped a meeting of opposition parties convened by Congress President Sonia Gandhi. "The Chief Minister of Bihar, Shri @NitishKumar met PM Shri @narendramodi in New Delhi today," PMO said in a tweet.  The JD-U president was in the capital to attend a lunch hosted by Prime Minister Modi in honour of visiting Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth on Saturday. Kumar did not attend Friday's opposition meeting

    India | May 27, 2017
  • blast

    Blast kills one ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit to Assam

    One person was killed in an explosion in the tea and oil rich Dibrugarh district of Assam on Thursday ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to inaugurate a 9.15 kilometre-long bridge over the Brahmaputra river. The blast took place at a pipeline of Oil India Ltd at Dikom in Dibrugarh district. Dikam is located about 80 km away from the Dhala-Sadiya bridge, which will be inaugurated by Modi on Friday. It will connect Assam with Arunachal Pradesh. While

    India | May 25, 2017
  • PM Narendra Modi, Yogi Adityanath, Dalit, UP

    'PM Narendra Modi, Yogi Adityanath are pro-Dalit'

    Both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath are "pro- Dalit", Union Minister Vijay Sampla, who is also the chief of BJP's Punjab unit, said on Monday. Sampla, himself a Dalit, was replying to a question about the massive dharna by Dalits, including the Bheem army, at Delhi yesterday protesting the alleged biased role of the Uttar Pradesh police in Saharanpur violence. Both Prime Minister Modi and Chief Minister Yogi are pro-Dalit, pro-poor and pro-farmer, Sampla said. The role

    India | May 22, 2017
  • Narendra Modi, UDAN, Shimla

    PM Narendra Modi flags off first UDAN flight

    To ease air connectivity between various remote and ‘unserved’ parts of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday flagged off a flight from Shimla to Delhi under the 'UDAN' (Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik) scheme. Flights on Kadapa-Hyderabad and the Nanded-Hyderabad sectors were also flagged off at the same time. Under this programme, the government intends to connect 45 unserved and under-served airports across the country. 'UDAN' is a first-of-its-kind scheme to stimulate regional connectivity through a market-based mechanism," the PMO said

    India | April 27, 2017
  • US, National Security Adviser, NSA, HR McMaster, Narendra Modi, Ajit Doval, S Jaishankar

    US National Security Adviser HR McMaster meets PM Narendra Modi

    With an effort to enhance the bilateral ties, US National Security Adviser (NSA) HR McMaster on Tuesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi. McMaster also held talks with his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval and Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar. Apart from this, he is expected to meet External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj later in the day. According to informed sources, the two sides are expected to discuss bilateral issues as well as the developments in the region against the backdrop of the deteriorating security

    India | April 18, 2017
  • Narendra Modi, Instagram, Facebook, Donald Trump

    PM Narendra Modi world's most followed leader on Instagram

    With 6.8 million followers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has become the world's most followed leader on Facebook's photo-sharing app Instagram, a new study revealed on Wednesday. Modi, who was at third spot on Instagram last year, is closely followed by the US President Donald Trump with 6.3 million followers, said the study conducted by global public relations firm Burson-Marsteller. The study looked at the activity of the 325 Instagram accounts of heads of state and government, and foreign ministers

    India | April 12, 2017
  • Narendra Modi

    Narendra Modi made 56 foreign visits as Prime Minister

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made 56 foreign visits since assuming charge in May 2014, Parliament was informed on Wednesday. According to a list provided by Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh in reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, after first visiting Bhutan in June 2014, Modi visited the US four times, and Nepal, Japan, Russia, Afghanistan and China two times each. In September 2014, he combined his bilateral visit to Washington with a

    India | April 5, 2017