Thursday, 1 December, 2022
TopicPM Narendra Modi

Topic: PM Narendra Modi

India has never posed a threat to any nation or society, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed an event from the Red Fort to celebrate the 400th birth anniversary of Sikh Guru Tegh Bahadur.

Separate visa category, special trade mark for products soon, says PM at AYUSH summit

Modi inaugurated the ‘first investment summit in the AYUSH sector’ in Gandhinagar Wednesday in presence of WHO DG Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus.

‘Agnipath’ scheme for military has good intentions. But Modi govt should conduct trials first

The Agnipath, or TOD scheme, like the Russian conscript model, looks attractive for India's burgeoning pension payout. But it has its own challenges.

‘Worrying’ Ukraine situation is focus of Biden-Modi virtual summit, US hails India’s aid to Kyiv

PM Modi says he has spoken to both Russian President Vladimir Putin & Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, appealing not only for peace but also for ‘direct talks’ between the two.

New saffron caps, all smiles — snapshots from BJP’s 42nd Foundation Day event in New Delhi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed Bharatiya Janata Party workers on the party’s 42nd Foundation Day Wednesday. Several Union ministers and party leaders attended...

Israeli PM Bennett discusses discusses global events, Iranian nuclear issue with PM Modi

It was the first telephonic conversation between the two leaders after Bennett had to postpone his India trip, scheduled between 3 and 5 April, after testing positive for Covid-19.

India-Nepal sign four pacts to expand cooperation, vow to strengthen bilateral ties

PM Modi and his Nepalese counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba also inaugurated a cross-border railway network, a power transmission line & launched India’s RuPay payment card in Nepal today.

Don’t get tense about exams, let your parents worry, Narendra Modi tells students

The prime minister was speaking at the 5th edition of ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha’ – an annual event where he addresses youngsters.

Bolder, sharper, more assertive — What Uttar Pradesh can expect from Yogi 2.0

Adityanath did 20-hour shifts, became the first CM to tour all the 75 districts of UP, and broke Noida jinx to land where he is. That's why Yogi 2.0 is promising.

At review summit with Modi, Australian PM raises Russia’s ‘unlawful’ invasion of Ukraine

Australian PM expresses distress over the ‘terrible situation in Europe’, stresses on ‘implications and consequences’ of the developments for the Indo-Pacific region.

On Camera

YourTurn

A group picture of Supreme court judges at Supreme Court in New Delhi | Praveen Jain | ThePrint

Ambedkar rejected collegium system, said CJI supremacy on judges’ appointment is dangerous

In May 1949, the Constituent Assembly debated the Collegium system, only to reject it thrice. Now the SC is assuming that role once again.
Representational image | Reuters

India’s economic growth at 6.3% for second quarter, slower than previous months

Government capital spending increased more than 40% during the quarter as it stepped up expenditure on roads to railways, according to official data on Wednesday.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.