"Proud Of Leaders Like Our PM," Says Congress's Ghulam Nabi Azad

February 28, 2021

Veteran Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, who yesterday shared a stage with other members of the G-23 - a group of senior party leaders who have questioned the Gandhis' leadership style - at a public event in Jammu and Kashmir, today lavished praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. | Read more|

PM Cites Cricket Team's Win, Says Approach All About Self-Reliant India

January 22, 2021

Urging the country's youth to draw inspiration from Team India's historic test cricket victory at Australia's Gabba, clinched with less experienced players, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India must fight back challenges with the same spirit. In a virtual address to the outgoing students of the Tezpur University, PM | Read more|

PM Modi Launches Ayushman Bharat Scheme For J&K Residents

December 26, 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched the Ayushman Bharat scheme via video-conferencing to extend health insurance coverage to all residents of Jammu and Kashmir. The Prime Minister's Office said the scheme will ensure universal health coverage, and focus on providing financial risk protection and ensuring | Read more|

China Backing Away From Promises To Pak Under Economic Corridor: Report

December 25, 2020

China appears to be backing away from its initial financial promises to Pakistan under Beijing-financed China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a US$60 billion infrastructure building plan, amid rising corruption and terrorist attacks on Chinese engineers. According to Asia Times, Pakistan Army is set to take near-tot | Read more|

Ground-breaking For New Parliament Today, PM Modi To Attend

December 10, 2020

To mark the symbolic launch of the new parliament building on the Central Vista today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend a groundbreaking ceremony at the heart of Delhi near India Gate. The actual construction, however, cannot begin immediately, with a petition challenging the project pending in Supreme Court. T | Read more|

PM-CARES Got Rs. 3,076 Crore In 5 Days; P Chidambaram Says Name Donors

September 2, 2020

The PM-CARES fund for Covid received 3,076 crore in five days, according to an audit statement made public by the government. The statement, for the financial year 2020, only records donations between March 27 (when the fund was set up) and March 31. Of this Rs. 3,076 crore, Rs. 3,075.85 crore came from domestic volunt | Read more|

Japan's PM sets mark for days in office amid health concerns

August 24, 2020

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday became Japan's longest-serving leader in terms of consecutive days in office, but there was little fanfare, as he visited a hospital for another checkup amid concerns about his health. Abe marked his 2,799th consecutive day in office since bouncing back to leadership in late 2012 for | Read more|

PM recalls valour of soldiers in Kargil

July 26, 2020

Hailing the valour of the armed forces during the Kargil war, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asked people to speak and act keeping in mind the morale of soldiers and asserted that wars are fought not just on borders but on many fronts within the country too. In his monthly 'Mann ki Baat' radio address, which co | Read more|