Thursday, 26 May, 2022
TopicMann Ki Baat

Topic: Mann Ki Baat

Who are Kili and Neema, the Tanzanian TikTokers praised by Modi during his Mann Ki Baat address

The siblings sing along to popular Indian songs and recreate scenes from Indian films and television shows. They have over 2 million followers on TikTok & Instagram.

PM Modi urges people to speak their mother tongue with pride

Modi in his monthly Mann Ki Baat broadcast, called upon youngsters to make videos with famous Indian songs in different languages to showcase India's diversity to the new generation.

Must ensure no one is left out of vaccine’s circle of safety: PM Modi says in ‘Mann ki Baat’

In his monthly radio address, Modi said India is creating 'several records in vaccination drive', and urged people to keep following Covid protocols even if they are fully inoculated.

PM Modi calls for ‘Bharat Jodo Andolan’ on Mann ki Baat, says unity need on nation

PM Modi urges people to keep ‘encouraging’ Indian athletes participating in Tokyo Olympics, asking them to express their support on social media.

How a Srinagar father-daughter team is doing their bit to save Dal Lake

Tariq Ahmad Patloo runs an Ambulance Shikara in Srinagar's Dal lake. Last month, he found a mention on PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat'.

Why AIR & Doordarshan’s revenue from PM Modi’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’ fell by 90% in the last 3 yrs

Data available with Rajya Sabha shows revenue earned for Mann Ki Baat — generated through ads — was Rs 10.64 crore in 2017-18, but dipped to Rs 1.02 crore in 2020-21.

PM Modi’s ‘Mann ki Baat’ generated over Rs 30.80 crore revenue since 2014, says Centre

The cumulative reach of viewership of the programme has been estimated to range from approximately 6 crore to 14.35 crore during 2018 to 2020, Anurag Thakur said.

Jan Aushadhi’s mega success gave Mandaviya’s CV a boost before promotion to health minister

During his stint as MoS for chemicals & fertilizers, Mansukh Mandaviya oversaw revenue earnings from affordable generic drugs go up 5,500%, to Rs 665 crore from Rs 12 crore in 5 years.

‘Trust science’: PM Modi urges people to shed vaccine hesitancy on Mann ki Baat

In his monthly Mann ki Baat broadcast, the PM hailed the feat of most vaccination doses administered in a single day on 21 June at the start of the new phase of inoculation for adults.

PM Modi lauds ‘Team India’ for united fight against Covid, evades blame for oxygen shortage

In his 77th Mann Ki Baat address today, Prime Minister Modi, who completed seven years in office this week, said that the country had achieved more in the past seven years than in the preceding 70.

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Representational image of dal and roti | Photo Pixahive/CC0

Feeding world must take backseat, Modi govt should deal with India’s ‘chapati’ crisis first

German agriculture minister Cem Ozdemir said imposing export restrictions or closing markets would worsen the crisis. Actually, the opposite might be true.
A petrol pump staffer refills fuel in a two-wheeler in New Delhi, on 29 March 2022 | ANI photo

Modi govt won’t borrow extra this year to fund tax cuts, inflation target to stay at 4%

The cut in excise duty last week, coupled with an increase in fertiliser and food subsidies, is expected to cost the exchequer around Rs 3 lakh crore in the current financial year.


Naval helicopters | Representational image |

What’s Combined Military Forces-Bahrain? US-backed coalition India joined on Quad sidelines

India is 35th member of the maritime counterterrorism partnership that also includes Pakistan, Australia, Bahrain, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany and Greece, among others.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.