Topic: Narendra Modi
Through the final Independence Day speech of this term Modi makes a pitch for re-election, but the story lies in the contrasts and similarities with his first as PM.
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Announces 25 September, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya's birth anniversary, as the launch date for Ayushman Bharat.
India’s youth today are whiling away their time in needless pursuits, much like the actors in this song.
He said his government had helped India lose 'fragile economy' tag and become a 'multi-billion-dollar investment destination'.
The scheme offers poor families Rs 5 lakh medical insurance per family per year, and will be applicable to over 50 crore people across India.
Saying 'India is now seen as a land of reform, perform and transform', he highlights how the view of the country has changed in international eyes.
Modi's two predecessors stressed on foreign policy, infrastructure and rural welfare.
From standing up for an issue to doing something for the middle class, here’s what young journalists at ThePrint want Modi to address in his 15 August speech.
Party also set to discuss ways to court Dalits; latest meeting expected to be last before 2019 polls.