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Bihar assembly elections 2020: Why PM Modi raked up double engine govt slogan

(This story originally appeared in on Oct 24, 2020) NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who launched his campaign for Bihar assembly elections on Friday, once again raked up the “double engine government” slogan while seeking votes for the four-party NDA in the state. Addressing his first rally in Sasaram, PM Modi said he had […]

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PM cautions against complacency in COVID-19 fight; directs full preparedness for vaccine distribution

NEW DELHI: Calling for full preparedness to ensure speedy access to COVID-19 vaccines for every citizen, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday suggested developing a vaccine delivery system on the lines of conduct of polls and disaster management while involving all levels of government and citizen groups. Chairing a meeting to review the COVID-19 pandemic […]

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Talks with LJP broke down at lower level, Chirag did not discuss with Amit Shah: Sushil Modi

New Delhi: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi on Friday rejected Chirag Paswan‘s claim that the LJP chief discussed seat sharing strategy with Union Home Minister Amit Shah, saying talks with the belligerent former ally broke down at a lower level itself over the number of seats offered. Calling the claim “baseless”, Modi told ET […]

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Property cards launched; will end disputes, says PM Modi

By: Express News Service | Lucknow | Updated: October 12, 2020 4:06:26 am It was launched by Modi on April 24. HITTING OUT at the Opposition for its protests against his government’s farm reforms, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday launched the Survey of Villages and Mapping with Improvised Technology, or Svamitva, a new scheme to […]

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Amit Shah appeals to everyone to follow PM’s public movement against COVID-19

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday appealed to everyone to join Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s public movement against COVID-19 and said a global pandemic can be fought only when all the countrymen come together. Shah also said there are only three mantras to protect ourselves from the coronavirus — wearing a mask, […]

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PM opens Atal tunnel, says delayed border projects on fast track

By: Express News Service | Shimla | October 4, 2020 3:25:16 am PM Narendra Modi with (from left) Lt Gen Harpal Singh, BRO DG, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur at the inauguration of the tunnel, Saturday. (PTI) FOR long, the country’s security was “compromised,” border infrastructure projects delayed and demands […]

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New farm laws will boost employment for Bihar’s youth: Devendra Fadnavis

NEW DELHI: With his party facing questions on unemployment and lack of investment in Bihar, BJP leader and former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said the recently passed farm bills will boost employment for farmers. Speaking at BJP’s first “town hall” outreach campaign targeting young voters in Bihar, Fadnavis said the new laws – […]

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PM takes swipe at China, questions UN role in pandemic

Written by Shubhajit Roy | New Delhi | Updated: September 27, 2020 8:04:10 am Prime Minister Narendra Modi (DD/PTI Photo) At a time when ties with China have plummeted over the crisis in Ladakh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a swipe Saturday at Beijing’s debt-trap diplomacy, saying India strengthens its development partnership without any “mala […]