‘Gati Shakti will increase India’s competitiveness’

The Gati Shakti National Master Plan introduced by the Prime Minister, for integrated planning and coordinated implementation of infrastructure connectivity projects is an excellent initiative, said RaviChandran Purushothaman, president of Danfoss India. Continue Reading

Military detain Mali’s President, Prime Minister

Military officers in Mali detained the president, prime minister and defence minister of the interim government on Monday, deepening political chaos just months after a military coup ousted the previous president, multiple sources told Reuters. Continue Reading

Congress slams ‘chatgate’, calls it ‘treason’

Leaking of official secrets of military operations is treason and those involved in it must be punished, the Congress said on the purported WhatsApp chats of Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami and demanded that the Prime Minister must come clean. Continue Reading

Lockdown till May 3, Modi seeks people’s cooperation

Announcing the extension of nationwide lockdown till May 3, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today sought the cooperation of people in the nation’s fight against coronavirus.

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PM directs officials to ensure sufficient availability of essential medical equipment

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired a meeting of the various empowered groups set up to respond to the coronavirus threat and directed officials to ensure sufficient availability of all essential medical equipment such as personal protective equipment, masks, gloves and ventilators. Continue Reading

Trump holds meeting with Modi, finalises defence deals

India and the US on Tuesday finalised defence deals worth $3 billion, and signed three MoUs, including one in energy sector, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that the two countries have decided to take Indo-US ties to comprehensive global partnership level. Continue Reading