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  • PM Modi announces Rs 500 crore relief fund in Kerala, Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia to kin of deceased

    Kerala floods: PM Modi announces Rs 500 crore relief fund, Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia to kin of deceased

    Thiruvananthapuram: Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced today an immediate financial assistance of Rs 500 crore to the rain-battered Kerala, after reviewing the flood situation in the state. Modi also announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh per person to the next of kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to those seriously injured from the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund (PMNRF), a Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) statement

  • Kerala rains: PM Modi reviews flood situation, over 3 lakh people moved to relief camps

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday began his aerial survey of the massive loss and destruction triggered by the torrential rains in Kerala after it was initially called off due to bad weather. The Prime Minister’s first attempt was cancelled due to rains prevailing at the Kochi Naval airbase. Following the cancellation, Modi chaired a meeting with Governor P. Sathasivam, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and other officials and

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    Atal ji will live in hearts, minds of every Indian: PM Modi

    New Delhi: Calling Atal Bihari Vajpayee an “extraordinary personality”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid rich tributes to the former Prime Minister, saying that “Atal ji will live on in the hearts and minds of every Indian”. “Atal ji, you will live on in the hearts and minds of every Indian. No words can ever do justice to your rich contribution towards the making of our country”, Modi tweeted.

  • Foreign policy to asking Narendra Modi to follow ‘rajdharma’, 10 events that shaped Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s political career

    Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the first non-Congress politician who completed five years as Prime Minister. Atal Bihari Vajpayee has some great achievement on his name when who took the charge of India’s PM, from leading a delegation at United Nations to introducing Lahore bus service to resolving the vexed Kashmir issue with Pakistan, Vajpayee won the hearts of Indians and even the opposition.

  • Watch always jovial former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee dancing with Narendra Modi at a program

    At 5:05 pm today the 10th Prime Minister of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away he was 93-years-old. He is the only man to become Prime Minister of India for 3 times. Today we found a rare video from the archives where we can see the former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee dancing with present PM Narendra Modi at a programme.

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    Shiv Sena slams PM Modi for Independence Day speech, terms it mere ‘fireworks of numbers’

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena termed today Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s Independence Day speech “fireworks of numbers, announcements and schemes” and slammed him for the depreciating rupee. It claimed that while Modi emphasised on his government’s development credentials, he overlooked the slide in the Indian rupee, which has hit an all-time low against the US dollar.

  • A good report card

    The Prime Minister addressing the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on Wednesday, the last Independence Day before he returns to the people for a fresh mandate, devoted most of his time listing what all the Government had done in last four-plus years. It was a dhobi list of big and small things meant to ameliorate the condition of the underprivileged and to set the economy on the path to

  • A great vision for healthcare, if…

    The present government should soon announce (maybe on Independence Day)  the Ayushman Bharat—National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHPM) which could make India have the world’s largest health insurance programme.  The scheme could also have a multiplier impact on allied sectors like pharmaceutical, diagnostics and medical devices and the overall Indian economy by way of employment generation.

  • It will cost less than Rs 10,000 crore for first manned space mission: ISRO chief

    New Delhi/Hyderabad: Technologies that will help in sending an Indian astronaut to space by 2022, as announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Independence Day address today, have already been completed, ISRO Chairman K Sivan said. “We have already done development of crew module, crew escape, environment control, life-support system and space suite, as also GSLV-Mark III (the rocket to be used for the mission,” Sivan told PTI.

  • Industry welcomes PM’s firm resolve to place India among top economies

    New Delhi: Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech as progressive, industry bodies today said his nearly 90 minutes address to the nation from historic Red Fort reiterated the growing confidence of the world in the Indian growth story. In his Independence Day speech, Modi said structural reforms of four years by his government have transformed the Indian economy from being among world’s fragile five to an elephant that has started to run.

  • Gaganyaan 2022 mission: Target set by PM Narendra Modi is ‘challenging’ but achievable

    Bengaluru: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman K. Sivan said on Wednesday that the target set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to send an Indian to outer space was a “very challenging task” but an achievable mission. Speaking to ANI, Sivan said, “The Prime Minister has set a target of 2022. ISRO is always capable of taking up challenges, and we have never failed. So definitely with all

  • Independence Day 2018: By 2022, an Indian will go to space in Gaganyaan, says PM Modi

    New Delhi: An Indian astronaut, be it a man or a woman, will go on a space odyssey by 2022 on board ‘Gaganyaan’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in his Independence Day address here. He said when India celebrates 75th year of Independence in 2022, “and if possible even before, an Indian son or daughter” will undertake a manned space mission on board ‘Gaganyaan’ “carrying the national flag”.