Confidence of investors shaken, Modi govt refuses to acknowledge truth: Priyanka

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today attacked the government over the state of the economy, saying the confidence of investors is “shaken” but the Modi dispensation is refusing to acknowledge the truth. Continue Reading

Modi, Trump joint address historic tribute, says US diplomat

US President Donald Trump’s decision to join Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the mega ‘Howdy Modi’ rally in Houston over the weekend is a truly historic tribute to the contributions of the Indian-Americans, a top US diplomat has said. Continue Reading

Trump to join Modi to address Indian-Americans in US

President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will jointly address over 50,000 Indian-Americans at the mega ‘Howdy, Modi!’ event in Houston on Sunday, which officials say is an ‘unprecedented’ occasion, reflective of the strong bonds of friendship and cooperation between India and the US. Continue Reading

Amit Shah’s Hindi remarks trigger furore in TN; AIADMK, DMK protest

Union Minister Amit Shah’s statement to unify India with Hindi sparked a flutter among Tamilnadu political leaders who immediately objected it. This even led to the trending of the #StopHindiImposition tag in Twitter. Continue Reading

NCP MP Udayanraje Bhosale joins BJP

NCP MP Udayanraje Bhosale joined the Bharatiya Janata Party here today in the presence of top saffron party leaders, including its president Amit Shah and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, with Shah asserting that the BJP-led alliance will come back to power in the state with three-fourths majority.  Continue Reading

Seva saptah: Amit Shah mops floor at AIIMS

BJP president and Home Minister Amit Shah and his party colleagues mopped the floor at the AIIMS and met sanitation workers and children admitted at the hospital as he launched a ‘seva saptah’ (week of service) on Saturday to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s birthday 17 September. Continue Reading

Modi’s presence could have been bad omen for ISRO moon mission: HDK

Former Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy stoked a major controversy yesterday by suggesting that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s presence at the ISRO headquarters on 6 September could have proved a ‘bad omen’ as the soft landing of moon lander Vikram failed. Continue Reading

Current economic situation challenging, says Sadananda Gowda

Union Minister D V Sadanada Gowda on Thursday said the current economic situation in the country was “challenging,” but expressed hope that measures taken by the union government to address it would see India quickly progress ahead ‘in a very short time.’ Continue Reading

Modi worried about cow economy, not country’s: Owaisi

AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday alleged Prime Minister Narendra Modi talked about ‘Om’ and ‘cow’ in Mathura with an eye on assembly elections in States, including Maharashtra and Haryana. Talking to reporters here, the Hyderabad MP also took a dig at the PM, saying Modi was worried about “cow economy” and not about the country’s economy. Continue Reading