Cong welcomes BJP govt’s stand for denying Trump’s statement

The Congress today welcomed the government’s reiteration of India’s ‘no third party involvement’ stand on the Kashmir issue but asked why Prime Minister Narendra Modi is ‘mum’ over US President Donald Trump’s claim that the Indian leader asked him to mediate on the matter. Continue Reading

BJP govt presents 50-day report card

Presenting a report card after completing 50 days in office, the government today said it is already ‘walking the talk’ on its promise of fast-paced development with ‘speed, skill and scale’ being manifested in the Modi dispensation’s second term. Continue Reading

Good signs

A lot of leaders from across the world have been congratulating Prime Minister Narendra Modi ever since his party, the BJP, posted a huge victory in the recently-concluded Lok Sabha elections. Notable among them is Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan. Continue Reading

Greetings pour in for PM Modi from world leaders

The Prime Minister received telephone calls from crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman, Emir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, British PM Theresa May and former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa. Continue Reading

Mamata insulting Constitution by not accepting me as PM, says Modi

Addressing a rally here, Modi said “Didi (Banerjee) is publicly saying that she is not ready to accept the country’s PM as the head of the nation, but she feels proud in acknowleding Pakistan PM as that country’s Prime Minister.” Continue Reading

Ready to back Rahul as PM, says Kejriwal

“If Delhi is granted statehood, we would support Congress president Rahul Gandhi to become Prime Minister,” said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejiriwal today. Hitting out at the Centre, he alleged, police force and other important government agencies in the union territory are being governed by the Centre. “To avoid it, I want Delhi to gain statehood status and it has been the primary demand of Aam Admi Party,” Kejriwal said. Continue Reading

Arun Jaitley hits out at Gandhi family

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today accused the Gandhi family of misusing India’s Naval assets, day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi levelled similar accusations against late prime minister Rajiv Gandhi. Continue Reading