Articles about Modi Government

Purvanchal Expressway: Over 300km, 22 flyovers, 6 lanes, and more

16 Nov 2021

Purvanchal Expressway: Over 300km, 22 flyovers, 6 lanes, and more

The ambitious Purvanchal Expressway in Uttar Pradesh was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday.

PM Modi divides Ministers into 8 groups to improve governance

15 Nov 2021

PM Modi divides Ministers into 8 groups to improve governance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central government has divided the 77 Union Ministers into eight groups with an aim to improve overall governance.

Central Vista: Centre seeks bids for new PMO, India House

10 Nov 2021

Central Vista: Centre seeks bids for new PMO, India House

The Centre has invited bids for the construction of the Executive Enclave as part of the Central Vista redevelopment project.

Centre's outreach: 70 ministers to visit J&K over 9 weeks

10 Sep 2021

Centre's outreach: 70 ministers to visit J&K over 9 weeks

As part of the Centre's outreach program, 70 Union Ministers will reportedly visit Jammu and Kashmir over the next nine weeks.

Government enhances scope of TMA scheme for agricultural exports

10 Sep 2021

Government enhances scope of TMA scheme for agricultural exports

The government on Friday enhanced the scope of the Transport and Marketing Assistance scheme for specified agriculture products by including dairy products under its purview and increasing assistance rates.

Congress to organize year-long celebrations to mark 75yrs of independence

09 Aug 2021

Congress to organize year-long celebrations to mark 75yrs of independence

The Congress on Monday said that the party has decided to form committees in all states to organize year-long celebrations and a series of functions to commemorate 75 years of India's Independence.

Maharashtra Congress questions CBI's 'silence' over Sushant Singh's death probe

05 Aug 2021

Maharashtra Congress questions CBI's 'silence' over Sushant Singh's death probe

The Maharashtra Congress Thursday questioned the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) "silence" over the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, a year after the agency took over the probe into the case.

'Don't insult me': Mamata Banerjee on PM Modi meeting row

29 May 2021

'Don't insult me': Mamata Banerjee on PM Modi meeting row

Hitting back strongly at PM Narendra Modi's government Saturday, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee accused his office of humiliating her and spreading fake, one-sided news over her meeting with him to review the damage caused by Cyclone Yaas in the state.

Samyukta Kisan Morcha to observe May 26 as 'Black Day'

15 May 2021

Samyukta Kisan Morcha to observe May 26 as 'Black Day'

Samyukta Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of over 40 farmer unions, on Saturday announced that it will observe May 26 as "Black Day," marking six months of their protest at Delhi's borders against the three farm laws.

'Monumental incompetence': Mamata slams Modi government's COVID-19 management

21 Apr 2021

'Monumental incompetence': Mamata slams Modi government's COVID-19 management

Slamming the Narendra Modi government for its "monumental incompetence" in COVID-19 management, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said the Centre allowed the open market sale of coronavirus vaccines only after shipments to foreign countries that led to the depletion of stocks in India.

Mamata Banerjee rides electric scooter to protest fuel price hike

25 Feb 2021

Mamata Banerjee rides electric scooter to protest fuel price hike

In a unique protest against fuel price hike, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday rode pillion on an electric scooter to state secretariat Nabanna.

NPR green-lit by Modi Cabinet; Rs. 3,941 cr budget approved

24 Dec 2019

NPR green-lit by Modi Cabinet; Rs. 3,941 cr budget approved

As nationwide protests over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) continue, the Union Cabinet on Tuesday green-lit the National Population Register (NPR).

New Governors in five states; TN BJP-chief named Telangana Governor

01 Sep 2019

New Governors in five states; TN BJP-chief named Telangana Governor

In a major reshuffle, the Center on Sunday announced the appointment of new Governors for five states, including Telangana, Kerala, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, and Himachal Pradesh.

Talks with Pakistan only on PoK, not J&K: Rajnath Singh

18 Aug 2019

Talks with Pakistan only on PoK, not J&K: Rajnath Singh

Defense Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday reiterated India's tough stand to Pakistan, asserting that bilateral talks, if any, will now focus only on Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir and not Jammu & Kashmir.

Arun Jaitley admitted to AIIMS; Modi, Shah pay a visit

10 Aug 2019

Arun Jaitley admitted to AIIMS; Modi, Shah pay a visit

Former Finance Minister and senior BJP leader, Arun Jaitley, was on Friday admitted to Delhi's AIIMS after he complained of palpitations and restlessness.

Pakistan to counter India's move to repeal Article 370

05 Aug 2019

Pakistan to counter India's move to repeal Article 370

Condemning the Modi government's move to repeal Article 370 that grants "special status" to Jammu & Kashmir, Pakistan on Monday said the "unilateral step" cannot change Kashmir's disputed status.

Leaking roof at Statue of Unity leaves tourists drenched

30 Jun 2019

Leaking roof at Statue of Unity leaves tourists drenched

After having faced much criticism over the Rs. 3,000cr splurge, the controversial Statue of Unity in Gujarat has drawn the public's ire yet again.

Sushma Swaraj swiftly vacates government residence, wins netizens' heart

29 Jun 2019

Sushma Swaraj swiftly vacates government residence, wins netizens' heart

About a month after the new Narendra Modi government was sworn in, former Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj has vacated her official residence in central Delhi.

Five famous civil servants in Modi government to know about

23 May 2019

Five famous civil servants in Modi government to know about

The Indian Civil Services are a dream for lakhs of youngsters.

PM Modi responds to Time magazine's #DividerInChief cover story

18 May 2019

PM Modi responds to Time magazine's #DividerInChief cover story

The Time magazine recently described PM Narendra Modi as India's "Divider in Chief" in a controversial cover story.

#RafaleDeal: Center files fresh affidavit in Rafale review case

04 May 2019

#RafaleDeal: Center files fresh affidavit in Rafale review case

The Center has filed a fresh affidavit in the Supreme Court on Saturday against the petitions seeking review of the top court's Rafale deal verdict in December 2018.

Telangana: Husband is senior Congress leader, wife joins BJP

11 Oct 2018

Telangana: Husband is senior Congress leader, wife joins BJP

Social worker Padmini Reddy, wife of senior Congress leader of Telangana Damodar Raja Narasimha, joined BJP today.

#4YearsOfModi: Akhilesh Yadav hits out at Modi government

26 May 2018

#4YearsOfModi: Akhilesh Yadav hits out at Modi government

Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav today hit out at the Narendra Modi government, alleging that the poor, Dalits, and women suffered during the last four years.

Bihar: 13-year-old commits suicide after father rapes her; man arrested

22 Apr 2018

Bihar: 13-year-old commits suicide after father rapes her; man arrested

A 13-year-old girl hung herself to death at her home in Bihar's West Champaran district on Thursday after being allegedly raped by her father.

Death penalty for child rapists: Modi Cabinet approves Ordinance

21 Apr 2018

Death penalty for child rapists: Modi Cabinet approves Ordinance

The Cabinet on Saturday cleared the ordinance seeking death penalty for those raping children under 12.

BJP won in northeast because of PM Modi, Shah: Adityanath

03 Mar 2018

BJP won in northeast because of PM Modi, Shah: Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath, who campaigned in Tripura, today gave the credit for BJP's performance in the Assembly Elections to PM Narendra Modi and his policies, besides BJP President Amit Shah's electoral strategy.

Union Minister Krishna Raj rushed to hospital from parliamentary meeting

20 Dec 2017

Union Minister Krishna Raj rushed to hospital from parliamentary meeting

Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Krishna Raj, fell ill during the BJP parliamentary meeting in Delhi today.

AIADMK rumored to join BJP-led NDA in August first week

31 Jul 2017

AIADMK rumored to join BJP-led NDA in August first week

After a dramatic episode of JD (U) returning to the NDA fold, there are strong rumors that Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK would soon join the BJP-led coalition.

KK Venugopal appointed as India's new Attorney General

30 Jun 2017

KK Venugopal appointed as India's new Attorney General

Senior lawyer KK Venugopal has been appointed as the new Attorney General of India as Mukul Rohatgi steps down from the post.

After Obama's exit, PM Modi world's most 'followed' leader

20 Jan 2017

After Obama's exit, PM Modi world's most 'followed' leader

As President Obama ends his term as the 44th President of the United States, Prime Minister Modi became the most followed leader of a state on social media.

Road projects targeted for FY17 likely to be unmet

02 Nov 2016

Road projects targeted for FY17 likely to be unmet

According to analysts, the target of awarding 25,000kms of road projects set by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways and the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will remain unmet in Fiscal Year '17.

JPMorgan's CEO vociferously endorses PM Modi's initiatives

16 Sep 2016

JPMorgan's CEO vociferously endorses PM Modi's initiatives

In a recent interview, Jamie Dimon, one of the world's most renowned bankers spoke very positively about India's future and credited Prime Minister Modi for making all the "right moves".

Modi Government planning to develop "economic corridors"

14 Sep 2016

Modi Government planning to develop "economic corridors"

According to sources, the government plans to build 44 highway stretches spanning 27,000 km, called "economic corridors", to improve inter-city connectivity and freight movement by reducing distance and travel time.

I-T raids AAP MLA Kartar Singh, recovers Rs.130 crore

09 Aug 2016

I-T raids AAP MLA Kartar Singh, recovers Rs.130 crore

India's Income Tax Department today raided the office of Aam Aadmi Party MLA Kartar Singh Tanwar, and uncovered unaccounted cash and investments amounting to nearly Rs.130 crore.

BJP accepts Anandiben's resignation, to appoint new CM

03 Aug 2016

BJP accepts Anandiben's resignation, to appoint new CM

The BJP accepted former Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel's resignation and stated that the process of appointing a new CM would begin.

Anandiben Patel offers to resign as Gujarat Chief Minister

02 Aug 2016

Anandiben Patel offers to resign as Gujarat Chief Minister

Anandiben Patel, Gujarat's first woman chief minister, who succeeded Narendra Modi on May 22, 2014, declared her decision to quit Office through a Facebook post.