Amit Shah moots idea of multipurpose card for citizens

Union Home Minister Amit Shah today mooted the idea of a multipurpose identity card for citizens with all utilities like Aadhaar, passport, driving licence and bank accounts. Continue Reading

‘Glad Modi was reminded of Nehru’s contributions’

Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today said he is glad that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was reminded of the contributions of Jawaharlal Nehru by an American Democratic leader at the ”Howdy Modi” event in Houston. Continue Reading

Indian-Americans all set to welcome Modi for “Howdy, Modi” event

Indian-Americans in Houston are all set to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the mega “Howdy, Modi” event tomorrow, to be attended by 50,000 audience, the largest gathering ever for an elected foreign leader visiting the US, other than the Pope.
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India, US can contribute to building more peaceful, stable world: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who left on a week-long visit to the United States yesterday, expressed confidence that his visit would present India as a vibrant land of opportunities, a reliable partner and a global leader. Continue Reading

US corporate sector hails India’s move to slash income tax rate for firms

The US’ corporate sector has lauded the Indian government for substantially slashing the income tax rate to 25.17 per cent, saying the move will reverse the economic slowdown and allow global companies a “good option” for growing their manufacturing base in the country.
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Chinese officials inspect Mamallapuram ahead of Modi-Xi Jinping summit

A delegation of Chinese officials on Friday inspected world heritage site monuments here, including the famous shore temple ahead of the summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping, slated to be held here next month. Continue Reading

Modi’s UN visit will result in concrete outcomes: Envoy

India’s engagement and outreach at the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, set to begin here next week, is unprecedented and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the world organisation will result in a concrete, tangible, action-oriented outcomes, India’s Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin has said. Continue Reading

We have to create new paradise in Kashmir: Modi

Blaming the Congress for the plight of Kashmiris for decades, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for “hugging each Kashmiri and creating a “new paradise” in the valley. Continue Reading

Mamata likely to meet Modi in Delhi 18 September

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital on Wednesday, state secretariat sources confirmed today.
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