Breaking his silence on the Rs 11,400 crore fraud at India’s second-biggest public sector lender Punjab National Bank, Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to those entrusted with the task of monitoring and vigilance to do their job with full diligence.
According to an official statement, besides Tamil Nadu, the prime minister will also visit Daman, Puducherry and Gujarat in the next two days
The Modi-Trudeau meeting came a day after embarrassed Canadian diplomats had to rescind a party invitation for a man convicted in the attempted murder of a Punjab Minister in 1986.
LIVE Updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Canadian counterpart inked six MoUs on Friday, after holding bilateral talks on a wide range of sectors including trade and investment, education, defence and security, and tourism.
Justin Trudeau in India: The Canadian Prime Minister and Narendra Modi are expected to meet nearing noon at Hyderabad House. Taking to Twitter, PM Modi said he looks forward to holding talks on further strengthening India-Canada relations in all spheres.
During the summit, PM Narendra Modi is also expected to formally launch the National Strategic Plan for TB Elimination 2017-25 (NSP) which was unveiled last year.
The President was speaking at the closing ceremony of the Uttar Pradesh Investors Summit, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a defence industrial corridor for the state at the event.
Leaders of the TDP and BJP have been trading accusations over central assistance since the Union Budget was presented, with the former alleging that Andhra Pradesh had been ignored. The Indian Express explains the reason why ties between TDP and BJP are under strain — what Andhra wants, and the context of those demands.
At a press conference in Dimapur, organised as Modi was departing from Tuensang after addressing a rally, the Congress dissed the promises made by the Prime Minister to the people of North East.
The duo are expected to hold talks on defence and counter-terrorism cooperation during their meeting tomorrow.
The civil services day is celebrated on April 21, every year, where bureaucrats rededicate themselves to public service and awards for excellence in public administration are also conferred.
Nirmala Sitharaman said the atmosphere in Uttar Pradesh in the past 20-25 years did not give any encouragement to industry.
PM Narendra Modi in Nagaland, Meghalaya LIVE UPDATES: PM will address a public meeting in Tuensang, Nagaland at 11 am. Later in the day, he will address a public meeting in Phulbari, Meghalaya. Follow this space for more updates.
Sharad Pawar said there seemed to be a lack of team effort in the running of the Modi government, as ministers did not seem to be free to take decisions on their own.
PM Modi said that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has taken the state from ‘negativity’ to ‘positivity’.