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Bodybuilders’ federation vice-prez booked for tampering with PMO’s appreciation letter, adding praise for himself

The CBI booked Amit Swami, a resident of Rewari in Haryana, for forgery, cheating and criminal conspiracy in Chandigarh on July 27.

EC junks Congress charge that PMO ‘misused’ Niti Aayog, finds no model code violation

The Congress had filed the complaint last week. In it, the party had claimed that the NITI Aayog was used by the PMO to collect information in advance about places where Prime Minister Narendra Modi was scheduled to campaign.


Maharashtra: PMO seeks report on ‘underselling’ of sugar by state mills

Across the state, mills have been struggling to recover even their production costs — pegged at Rs 3,400 per quintal — as sugar prices have dropped over the last 12 months.

PMO returns money-order of farmer who got pittance for onions

Sanjay Sathe, a farmer from Niphad tehsil of Nashik district, had sent Rs 1,064, his earnings from onion sale in the wholesale market, to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 29 as a protest.

CIC pulls up PMO and RBI, asks to disclose wilful defaulters list, Raghuram Rajan's letter on bad loans

Saying that the stand taken by the PMO will not serve any public interest, Acharyulu said, "If the RBI does not respect the SC orders and denies the citizens right to information, it will result in the perpetuation of a financial regime of secrecy."

Disclose corruption complaints against serving ministers: CIC to PMO

Chief Information Commissioner Radha Krishna Mathur also directed the PMO to share information about the quantum and value of black money brought back from abroad during the tenure of the Narendra Modi dispensation.


Man held for making hoax call to PMO, claimed threat to Modi’s life

The accused, Kashinath Mandal, who hails from Jharkhand, reportedly told investigators that his friend was recently killed by alleged Naxals in his hometown and that he has since wanted to meet the Prime Minister.

In 2016, Hindu College wrote to PMO on autonomy

Autonomy, as per the UGC, is meant to allow greater academic and administrative freedom to colleges. With autonomy, colleges would not be constituents of DU, and can decide on matters of fee and syllabus.

PMO steps in to end ban on Uttarakhand hydel projects

The Indian Express has learnt that Nripendra Misra, Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister, will chair a meeting Thursday to iron out differences so that the government can present a unified stand before the court.

Probe into how con man got PMO visiting cards

The conman used to roam around in an SUV with a Government of India sticker and took bribes from officials at North Block after promising them undue favours.

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes charge

Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed office on Tuesday, a day after being sworn-in by President Pranab Mukherjee.