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Government to introduce Ayush visa for foreigners seeking traditional treatments in India; know more here

April 21, 2022 4:43 pm

"With this visa, it will make travel easier for accessing Ayush therapies (in India),” PM Modi said

What's in the new museum to Prime Ministers: concept, content, technology

April 16, 2022 5:28 pm

The idea of a museum dedicated to India’s Prime Ministers was mooted in 2016. The Congress opposed the idea, since Teen Murti Estate was Nehru’s residence, which was later turned into a memorial to the first Prime Minister.

Modi to visit education dept’s CCC on April 18

April 15, 2022 2:46 am

The visit comes amid the ongoing war of words between the BJP and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on the condition of schools in Gujarat.

It’s curtains up for Prime Ministers’ museum in Delhi on Thursday

April 11, 2022 2:36 pm

Starting with India’s freedom struggle, the museum tells the story of how each of our 14 prime ministers navigated the nation through various challenges during their respective tenures.

Qawwal booked for ‘provocative’ remarks; artistes warned against ‘anti-national’ thoughts

April 01, 2022 5:25 am

Madhya Pradesh police have left for Kanpur to arrest Shareef Parwaaz, the UP-based qawwal booked over his comments about PM Modi, Amit Shah and Yogi Adityanath during a performance in Madhya Pradesh’s Rewa district on March 28.

Panel approves procurement of 15 light combat helicopters

March 31, 2022 1:58 am

The defence ministry said 10 helicopters will be for the Indian Air Force and five will be for the Indian Army.

On Ravidas Jayanti, PM Modi visits Karol Bagh's Guru Ravidas Dham temple, participates in kirtan

February 16, 2022 4:19 pm

After offering his prayer, the Prime Minister also participated in the 'Shabad Kirtan' with women devotees and interacted with others; Modi spent 15-20 minutes at the temple dedicated to the Bhakti movement poet-saint

Israel PM meets Bahrain crown prince in push to tighten ties By Ilan Ben Zion

February 15, 2022 9:16 pm

In recent months, as tensions with Iran have soared, the two countries have intensified military cooperation.

Telangana CM skips Modi reception at airport, BJP slams

February 05, 2022 5:23 pm

Modi is here to dedicate to the nation the 'Statue of Equality' commemorating the 11th century Bhakti saint Sri Ramanujacharya and also to kickstart the 50th anniversary celebrations of ICRISAT

Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022: Registration window extended till Feb 3, here's how to apply

January 28, 2022 9:44 am

The registration process for Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022 will close today. Students, parents, and teachers to register at


PM Narendra Modi takes ‘Swachh Bharat’ campaign to Varanasi

November 08, 2014 2:14 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off the cleanliness campaign at Assi Ghat in Varanasi on Saturday (November 8).

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches new labour schemes

October 16, 2014 3:15 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched six new labour schemes on Thursday (October 15), at the Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Shramev Jayete event organised by the Labour Ministry.

PM Narendra Modi visits Japan

August 31, 2014 4:16 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived at Osaka International Airport in Kyoto, Japan on Saturday, August 30.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's style statement

August 09, 2014 8:00 am

Narendra Modi may have his hands full with the matters of the country, however the PM definitely pays considerable attention to his wardrobe.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits BARC

July 22, 2014 9:47 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Mumbai on Monday (July 21).


South African President Cyril Ramaphosa remembers Gandhi & Mandela

June 22, 2020 6:04 pm

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, the chief guest of this year's Republic Day celebrations, recalls the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela.

People will oppose The Accidental Prime Minister: Akshaye Khanna

June 22, 2020 6:06 pm

Akshaye Khanna talks about playing Sanjaya Baru in The Accidental Prime Minister. Baru was the media advisor of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh from 2004 to 2008. The film, also starring Anupam Kher, will hit screens on January 11.

Playing Dr Manmohan Singh was like walking on a razor's edge: Anupam Kher

June 22, 2020 6:06 pm

Bollywood actor Anupam Kher talks about playing former prime minister Dr Manmohan Singh in The Accidental Prime Minister, which will hit screens on January 11.

Eye for Detail EP 12: All about the Ayodhya uncertainty, RBI vs govt and Statue of Unity

June 22, 2020 6:12 pm

How the BJP and RSS are reacting to the Supreme Court deferring the Ayodhya case, why the RBI and the government are at loggerheads and what it means to have a statue worth almost Rs 3000 crores. All that and more in this week’s Eye for Detail.

If you want to test your allies, find a better way to do it: Narendra Modi on no-confidence motion

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

The much-awaited speech by PM Narendra Modi packed the usual punches for the Congress and its President Rahul Gandhi. One such was Modi's statement that the no-confidence motion was a test for Opposition unity, not his government's strength.

On this day in 1960, Sri Lanka elected its first female head of state.

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

Sirimavo Bandaranaike became the prime minister of Sri Lanka, giving the country its first female head of state. See more:

PM lauds Chouhan's effort in making MP an agricultural state

February 28, 2016 4:14 pm

Bareilly, Feb 28 (ANI): The income of farmers could be doubled by 2022 if the state governments put their effort to it, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday. Lauding the measures taken by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for the development of agriculture, the Prime Minister said Madhya Pradesh was never an agricultural state, but due to the effort of the Chief Minister, it has prospered by leaps and bounds. The Prime Minister said the initiatives taken by the MP CM were commendable seeing that MP has been receiving the coveted ‘Krishi Karman Award’ for three years in a row. Modi also added that since the time BJP had come to power in the state, MP has been progressing.

Opposition slams Modi's statements on welfare of farmers

February 28, 2016 4:12 pm

New Delhi/Bhopal, Feb 28 (ANI): Reacting to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Kisaan rally’ speech, Congress leader Pramod Tiwari on Sunday said the Prime Minister is contradicting his statements. Tiwari said that Modi needed to decide what exactly he is and what he wants. The Congress leader stoically pointed out that the PM had said to farmers that they will be taken care of but his own party was enemy of the farmers as last year when they were taking all the farmers land from them without their consent. He further said that the Prime Minister had promised that 50% bonus would be given to farmers, but they have not yet received it. Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav also echoed similar sentiments, saying that the Prime Minister was repeating the same statements he made in the year 2014. He added that there was a whole lot of difference between doing and saying.

Don't target PM Modi unnecessarily: Naidu

February 25, 2016 4:21 pm

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday targeted the Congress, saying that the grand old party, which has been tolerated by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for so many decades, should also tolerate the saffron party for at least ten years. Naidu said that the Congress was unnecessarily targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said unlike past governments where the prime minister (Manmohan Singh) presides and madam (Sonia Gandhi) decides, the BJP-led Government was working collectively in which Prime Minister Modi presides and the team decides.

Railway Budget 2016 reflects vision of PM Modi: Shivraj Singh

February 25, 2016 4:18 pm

Bhopal, Feb 25 (ANI): Madhya Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday lauded the efforts of Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, saying the Railway Budget 2016 reflected his as well as the visions of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said that the budget catered to the common man and saw to all the facilities being rendered at the minimum cost to the people. Chouhan also stated that the launch of special schemes to aid the poor was a welcome step. He added that all steps had been taken to make trains technologically advanced and ensure minimal train accidents.