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Narendra Modi launches Ayushman Bharat scheme in Ranchi, Jharkhand

Prime Minister Narendra Modi rolled out the ambitious Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (ABPMJAY) on Sunday in Ranchi, Jharkhand. PM Modi’s health scheme aims at providing medical insurance coverage worth Rs.5 lakh each for secondary and tertiary care hospitalization to about 100 million poor households. However, politics over the “biggest health scheme in […]

Government will continue to take tough decisions, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that his government will continue to take tough decisions in national interest and also expressed his hope to double the Indian economy to $5 trillion in the next five to seven years. “A country progresses through strong organisational and institutional capacities, which are the result of years of […]

Imran Khan writes to PM Modi seeking resumption of peace dialogue

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has written a letter to PM Narendra Modi seeking resumption of peace dialogue between India and Pakistan at the UN General Assembly meet later this month in New York. Khan also asked PM Modi to give a green signal to a meeting between external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj and Pakistan’s […]

Back-to-back five deals between India and Bangladesh in 10 days

The prime ministers of India and Bangladesh inaugurated 130-kilometre-long Bangladesh-India Friendship Pipeline on Tuesday that will run from Siliguri to Parbatipur and will be used for importing oil. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the construction work of the project through the video conference from Ganobhaban in Dhaka. PM Modi also joined the inauguration ceremony […]

Special birthday wish for PM Modi from 13000 feet above

Parajumper Shital Mahajan jumped off a plane from a height of 13,000 feet holding a birthday message for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Chicago, USA on Monday. After the successful jump, Ms Mahajan, 35, uploaded a video of her unique birthday greeting on social networking site Facebook. Ms Mahajan, a Padma Shri awardee, said she […]

PM Modi turns 68, celebrates birthday in Varanasi with schoolchildren

Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns 68 today and the social media is poured with innumerable wishes for him. He will be in Parliamentary Constituency of Varanasi to celebrate his 68th birthday. He will spend a day with schoolchildren and watch “Chalo Jeete Hai”, a film based on PM Modi’s life. Later, he will interact with […]

Prime Minister addresses Dawoodi Bohra sect in Indore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the Dawoodi Bohra community today in Indore and will also meet the religious head of the community, Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin. This is the first time that any Prime Minister will address a religious congregation of the Dawoodi Bohra community. PM Modi reached the Saifee Mosque where he is addressing […]

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 […]

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 […]