Tag Archives: Narendra Modi

Vajpayee passed away, will remain ‘Atal’ in the hearts of nation

India had a great loss on Thursday as Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away at 93 after a prolonged illness. The nation got numbed at 5:05 pm when AIIMS doctors announced that they failed to save Vajpayee ji. He was hospitalized since June 11, but, his condition deteriorated over the last 36 hours […]

Highlights from PM Modi’s Independence Day speech

India’s 72nd Independence Day was celebrated across the nation and as a tradition goes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from Red Fort. This year was PM Modi’s 5th address since BJP came in ruling power. In his about 80-minutes speech, Modi projected himself as an impatient agent of change and called his government […]

Somnath Chatterjee, former LS Speaker, passes away at 89

Former Lok Sabha Speaker and expelled member of the CPM, Somnath Chatterjee passed away on Monday morning at around 8 am in Kolkata’s hospital. He had been in and out of hospital since June-end suffering a stroke. He was also suffering from kidney related ailments and old age complications, said Suranjan Ghosh, General Manager of […]

Rahul Gandhi attacks PM Modi as anti-Dalit mindset

Congress president Rahul Gandhi joined a protest over the dilution of the SC/ST Act 1989 at Jantar Mantar on Thursday and slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi of having an anti-Dalit mindset. CPI-M general secretary Sitaram Yechury also joined Rahul at the Jantar Mantar to protest against the dilution of Atrocities Act. Congress party posted a […]

India extends $200 million credit lines to Rwanda

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi headed to Rwanda on Monday night for a five-day visit to East African Countries. PM Modi landed at the Kigali International Airport where Rwanda President Paul Kagame gave a warm welcome at the airport by laying a red carpet for him. Prime Minister’s Office tweeted, “A historic visit starts with […]

“Azaad Hi Rahe Hain, Azaad Hi Rahenge”, Chandra Shekhar Azad

Born on July 23, 1906, Chandra Shekhar Azad is a prominent freedom fighter, who, even today, is and will always be an inspiration to India’s youth. In 1920, Azad joined the Non-Corporation Movement, led by Mahatma Gandhi, at a young age. He was caught by British Police while indulging in revolutionary activities. When he was […]

PM Modi slams Opposition Party While addressing farmer’s rally in UP

Right a day after winning the no-confidence motion in the Lok Sabha, Prime Minister Modi slams the Congress party and accused it of shedding crocodile tears for the farmers. While addressing a Kisan Kalyan Rally in Shahjahanpur District of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday, Hitting out at Rahul Gandhi, he said, “We are running to your […]

No-Confidence Motion: Rahul Gandhi Hug startles PM Modi

The 2018 no-confidence motion debate in Lok Sabha Friday outlined the broad battlelines of the 2019 general elections. While Congress president Rahul Gandhi unveiled his narrative for the Opposition parties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi set the tone and tenor of the likely BJP electoral pitch. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, in his sharpest attack on the Prime Minister, […]

Hima Das bags gold medal in World U-20 Athletics Championship

A 18-year-old Hima Das scripts history by winning gold in 400m final at IAAF World Under-20 Athletics Championships in Tampere, Finland and becomes first Indian woman to win gold medal in the track event of the World Championships. To claim the first position, Das finished 400m track in just 51.46 seconds. Andrea Miklos of Romania […]