Modi turns emotional as he launches India’s vaccination drive against Covid-19

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched the country’s vaccination drive against Covid-19. Speaking on the occasion, he thanked scientists for developing the vaccines in less than a year. Continue Reading

Modi to flag off rail connectivity from Chennai to Statue of Unity

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off eight trains, including one from Chennai, connecting different regions of the country to Kevadiya on 17 January, 2021 at 11 am via video conferencing. Continue Reading

India all set for ‘world’s largest vaccination drive’, Modi to launch at 10.30 am

The stage is set for the largest vaccination drive in the world. As India gears up to inoculate its population against the deadly Covid-19 virus, which had wrecked havoc on its economy and caused loss of life on an unprecedented scale, all eyes are on the roll-out of the process. Continue Reading

Anna Hazare writes to Modi on ‘last fast’ in Delhi

Activist Anna Hazare wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and reiterated his decision to launch ‘the last hunger strike’ of his life on farmers’ issues in Delhi by January end. Continue Reading

Modi to address Startup India summit tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday interact with startups and address a global summit being organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, according to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO). Continue Reading

Modi to launch Covid vaccination drive in Chennai & Madurai on 16 January

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be launching the Covid vaccination drive by video link in Chennai and Madurai on 16 January. Continue Reading

TN CM to visit Delhi to invite PM for unveiling Jayalalitha’s memorial

Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 18 January in New Delhi to invite him for the unveiling of Jayalalitha Memorial in Chennai. Continue Reading

States must keep vigil on zoos & water-bodies: Modi

With the outbreak of bird flu in several parts of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asked all state governments to remain alert and ensure that local administration keeps a constant vigil near places like water bodies, zoos and poultry farms. Continue Reading

Govt will bear costs of vaccination first phase: Modi

“The Centre will bear all the costs for the first phase of vaccination’, of health workers and frontline workers like the police, civil defence and sanitation workers,” said Prime Minister Modi in his Monday’s meeting with Chief Ministers. Continue Reading