Coronavirus vaccine tracker: PM Modi to visit Serum Institute of India on November 28

The Serum Institute of India, the world's largest manufacturer of vaccines by volume, has partnered with global pharma giant AstraZeneca and Oxford University for the COVID-19 vaccine

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PM Modi likely to hold virtual meetings with states over Covid-19 situation, vaccine distribution plan

The prime minister, till now, has held several virtual meetings with states over the coronavirus situation

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India exceeding Paris climate targets: PM Narendra Modi at G20 climate event

He said: 'Climate change must be fought not in silos but in an integrated, comprehensive and holistic way'

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Modi-Biden speak; discuss cooperation on COVID, Indo-pacific

As vice president under Obama's administration, he had engaged with the Indian PM

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Must ensure countries supporting terrorists are held accountable: PM Modi at BRICS

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about the Atmanirbhar policy of the central government during the BRICS video conference, which he said can play an important role in the "global supply…

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend virtual summit of BRICS on Tuesday

The BRICS summit is taking place at a time two of the bloc's members, India and China, are locked in a bitter border standoff in eastern Ladakh for over six months

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PM Modi, Amit Shah mourn the demise of legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee

Soumitra Chatterjee breathed his last at Belle Vue Hospital in Kolkata today.

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India will give befitting reply if provoked: Indian PM Modi at Longewala Post

Modi, in an apparent jibe at China, said the entire world feels troubled by "expansionist" forces and expansionism shows a "distorted mindset" which belongs to 18th century.

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ASEAN has always been the core of our Act East Policy, says PM Modi during virtual summit

Vietnam's foreign ministry has not confirmed whether President Trump would attend the vitrual meeting.

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Some people were not saddened at sacrifice of security personnel in Pulwama: Modi

PM Modi asserted that the way the truth (about the Pulwama attack in India) has been admitted in the Parliament of the neighbouring country, it has exposed the real faces of those who did politics…

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PM Modi expresses grief after former Gujarat CM Keshubhai Patel passes away

Keshubhai Savdasbhai Patel served as the Chief Minister of the state for a few months in 1995 and then from March 1998 to October of 2001

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India is proud of role played by infantry in protecting our nation: PM Modi

The Indian Army celebrates October 27 every year as the 'Infantry Day', as it was on this day that the 1st Battalion of the Sikh Regiment landed at Srinagar airbase and displayed resoluteness and…

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PM Modi invokes Durga to reaffirm commitment to women's empowerment

Noting that Goddess Durga was worshipped as a symbol of 'Shakti' (strength), Modi said his government was consistently working for the empowerment of women

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PM Modi to address the nation at 6pm today

Will be sharing a message with my fellow citizens this evening, the Indian prime minister said on Twitter.

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Bihar election 2020: PM Narendra Modi to address 12 rallies

Sanitisers will be provided at the rallies and people participating in the gatherings will have to wear masks and maintain social distancing

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Narendra Modi Age, Birth Place, Education

Narendra Damodardas Modi was born on 17 September 1950 to a Gujarati Hindu family of grocers in Vadnagar, Mehsana district, Bombay State. Modi completed his higher secondary education in Vadnagar in 1967, where a teacher described him as an average student and a keen debater. In 1978, Modi received a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from School of Open Learning at University of Delhi. In 1983, he received a Master of Arts degree in political science from Gujarat University, graduating with a first-class.

Narendra Modi Family Details

He was the third of six children born to Damodardas Mulchand Modi and Hiraben Modi. Modi's family belonged to the Modh-Ghanchi-Teli (oil-presser) community. His father ran a tea stall at the Vadnagar Railway Station in Gujarat. He and his brother ran a tea stall near a bus terminus in Gujarat.

Narendra Modi RSS connection and early political career

He started attending local shakhas of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) since he was eight. In 1971, he became a full-time pracharak of the RSS. He became an RSS sambhag pracharak (regional organiser) in 1978 for Surat and Vadodara and in 1979, moved to Delhi to work for the organization. He was elected as the Organizing Secretary of the BJP's Gujarat unit in 1987.

Narendra Modi Political Career (Chief Minister of Gujarat)

He rose to become the Chief Minister of Gujarat after Keshubhai Patel’s health deteriorated on 7 October 2001. The state elections in December 2002 saw him win 127 seats in a 182-seat assembly, further consolidating his position. He was Gujarat's longest-serving chief minister from 2001 to 2014.
He fought the 2014 Lok Sabha elections as the PM-nominee of the NDA – an alliance led by the BJP.

Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi  

The NDA won the 2014 Lok Sabha elections on the development plank, and Narendra Modi became the 14th Prime Minister of India on May 26, 2014. He won the Lok Sabha elections in 2019, this time with a bigger margin and took an oath on May 30 2019.

Cyclone Nivar: PM Modi speaks with Tamil Nadu CM; kin of deceased to get Rs 2 lakh, injured Rs 50,000

At least three people were killed in Tamil Nadu, over 1,000 trees uprooted and some low-lying areas marooned due to water-logging following heavy rains on Thursday as severe cyclonic storm Nivar…

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Coronavirus vaccine tracker: PM Modi to visit Serum Institute of India on November 28

The Serum Institute of India, the world's largest manufacturer of vaccines by volume, has partnered with global pharma giant AstraZeneca and Oxford University for the COVID-19 vaccine

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Most famous Indian personalities across social media

Checkbrand, an online sentiment analysis company, analysed online sentiment for top 95 political leaders as well as top 500 influencers on social… Read Article

PM Modi likely to hold virtual meetings with states over Covid-19 situation, vaccine distribution plan

The prime minister, till now, has held several virtual meetings with states over the coronavirus situation

Read Article

India exceeding Paris climate targets: PM Narendra Modi at G20 climate event

He said: 'Climate change must be fought not in silos but in an integrated, comprehensive and holistic way'

Read Article

Modi-Biden speak; discuss cooperation on COVID, Indo-pacific

As vice president under Obama's administration, he had engaged with the Indian PM

Read Article

Must ensure countries supporting terrorists are held accountable: PM Modi at BRICS

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about the Atmanirbhar policy of the central government during the BRICS video conference, which he said can play an important role in the "global supply…

Read Article

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend virtual summit of BRICS on Tuesday

The BRICS summit is taking place at a time two of the bloc's members, India and China, are locked in a bitter border standoff in eastern Ladakh for over six months

Read Article

PM Modi, Amit Shah mourn the demise of legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee

Soumitra Chatterjee breathed his last at Belle Vue Hospital in Kolkata today.

Read Article

India will give befitting reply if provoked: Indian PM Modi at Longewala Post

Modi, in an apparent jibe at China, said the entire world feels troubled by "expansionist" forces and expansionism shows a "distorted mindset" which belongs to 18th century.

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ASEAN has always been the core of our Act East Policy, says PM Modi during virtual summit

Vietnam's foreign ministry has not confirmed whether President Trump would attend the vitrual meeting.

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Some people were not saddened at sacrifice of security personnel in Pulwama: Modi

PM Modi asserted that the way the truth (about the Pulwama attack in India) has been admitted in the Parliament of the neighbouring country, it has exposed the real faces of those who did politics…

Read Article

PM Modi expresses grief after former Gujarat CM Keshubhai Patel passes away

Keshubhai Savdasbhai Patel served as the Chief Minister of the state for a few months in 1995 and then from March 1998 to October of 2001

Read Article

India is proud of role played by infantry in protecting our nation: PM Modi

The Indian Army celebrates October 27 every year as the 'Infantry Day', as it was on this day that the 1st Battalion of the Sikh Regiment landed at Srinagar airbase and displayed resoluteness and…

Read Article

PM Modi invokes Durga to reaffirm commitment to women's empowerment

Noting that Goddess Durga was worshipped as a symbol of 'Shakti' (strength), Modi said his government was consistently working for the empowerment of women

Read Article

PM Modi to address the nation at 6pm today

Will be sharing a message with my fellow citizens this evening, the Indian prime minister said on Twitter.

Read Article

US election 2020: Key moments of Donald Trump's presidential tenure

With less than a day to go for the US election 2020, the four-year tenure of President Donald Trump, who was elected in 2016, is about to come to an… Read Article

Bihar election 2020: PM Narendra Modi to address 12 rallies

Sanitisers will be provided at the rallies and people participating in the gatherings will have to wear masks and maintain social distancing

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PM Modi says farm reforms will help turn farmers into entrepreneurs

Referring to high milk, sugar, and wheat production in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Haryana and Punjab, Modi said such models of local enterprise will take the country forward

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Finance Minister Sitharaman announces Rs12,000 crore interest-free 50-year loan to states

The initiative will bolster the pandemic-hit Indian economy by creating a consumer demand of about 280 billion rupees ($3.83 billion).

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Cyclone Nivar: PM Modi speaks with Tamil Nadu CM; kin of deceased to get Rs 2 lakh, injured Rs 50,000

At least three people were killed in Tamil Nadu, over 1,000 trees uprooted and some low-lying areas marooned due to water-logging following heavy rains on Thursday as severe cyclonic storm Nivar…

Read Article

Coronavirus vaccine tracker: PM Modi to visit Serum Institute of India on November 28

The Serum Institute of India, the world's largest manufacturer of vaccines by volume, has partnered with global pharma giant AstraZeneca and Oxford University for the COVID-19 vaccine

Read Article

PM Modi likely to hold virtual meetings with states over Covid-19 situation, vaccine distribution plan

The prime minister, till now, has held several virtual meetings with states over the coronavirus situation

Read Article

India exceeding Paris climate targets: PM Narendra Modi at G20 climate event

He said: 'Climate change must be fought not in silos but in an integrated, comprehensive and holistic way'

Read Article

Modi-Biden speak; discuss cooperation on COVID, Indo-pacific

As vice president under Obama's administration, he had engaged with the Indian PM

Read Article

Must ensure countries supporting terrorists are held accountable: PM Modi at BRICS

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about the Atmanirbhar policy of the central government during the BRICS video conference, which he said can play an important role in the "global supply…

Read Article

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend virtual summit of BRICS on Tuesday

The BRICS summit is taking place at a time two of the bloc's members, India and China, are locked in a bitter border standoff in eastern Ladakh for over six months

Read Article

PM Modi, Amit Shah mourn the demise of legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee

Soumitra Chatterjee breathed his last at Belle Vue Hospital in Kolkata today.

Read Article

India will give befitting reply if provoked: Indian PM Modi at Longewala Post

Modi, in an apparent jibe at China, said the entire world feels troubled by "expansionist" forces and expansionism shows a "distorted mindset" which belongs to 18th century.

Read Article

ASEAN has always been the core of our Act East Policy, says PM Modi during virtual summit

Vietnam's foreign ministry has not confirmed whether President Trump would attend the vitrual meeting.

Read Article

Some people were not saddened at sacrifice of security personnel in Pulwama: Modi

PM Modi asserted that the way the truth (about the Pulwama attack in India) has been admitted in the Parliament of the neighbouring country, it has exposed the real faces of those who did politics…

Read Article

PM Modi expresses grief after former Gujarat CM Keshubhai Patel passes away

Keshubhai Savdasbhai Patel served as the Chief Minister of the state for a few months in 1995 and then from March 1998 to October of 2001

Read Article

India is proud of role played by infantry in protecting our nation: PM Modi

The Indian Army celebrates October 27 every year as the 'Infantry Day', as it was on this day that the 1st Battalion of the Sikh Regiment landed at Srinagar airbase and displayed resoluteness and…

Read Article

PM Modi invokes Durga to reaffirm commitment to women's empowerment

Noting that Goddess Durga was worshipped as a symbol of 'Shakti' (strength), Modi said his government was consistently working for the empowerment of women

Read Article

PM Modi to address the nation at 6pm today

Will be sharing a message with my fellow citizens this evening, the Indian prime minister said on Twitter.

Read Article

Bihar election 2020: PM Narendra Modi to address 12 rallies

Sanitisers will be provided at the rallies and people participating in the gatherings will have to wear masks and maintain social distancing

Read Article

PM Modi says farm reforms will help turn farmers into entrepreneurs

Referring to high milk, sugar, and wheat production in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Haryana and Punjab, Modi said such models of local enterprise will take the country forward

Read Article

Finance Minister Sitharaman announces Rs12,000 crore interest-free 50-year loan to states

The initiative will bolster the pandemic-hit Indian economy by creating a consumer demand of about 280 billion rupees ($3.83 billion).

Read Article

PM Modi extends best wishes to Kuwait's emir

The royal family in Kuwait has moved swiftly to assure a smooth transition of power in the tiny oil-rich nation following the death last week of ruling emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, a…

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India undergoing rapid change in mindsets as well as markets: PM Modi

PM Modi emphasised on India-Canada bilateral ties while saying that "trade and investment linkages between us are integral to our multi-faceted relationship."

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Most famous Indian personalities across social media

Checkbrand, an online sentiment analysis company, analysed online sentiment for top 95 political leaders as well as top 500 influencers on social media between August and October this year.

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US election 2020: Key moments of Donald Trump's presidential tenure

With less than a day to go for the US election 2020, the four-year tenure of President Donald Trump, who was elected in 2016, is about to come to an end. 

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From Kartik Aryan to Katrina Kaif, Bollywood celebs support PM's '9pm 9min' appeal

Celebrities on Sunday night turned off the lights in their houses and lit lamps and diyas in suppor of Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s '9pm, 9min'.

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How US-built MH-60 Romeo helicopters will give Indian navy combat edge

India's Cabinet Committee on Security(CCS)  approved a deal to procure a batch of 24 Lockheed martin MH-60 Romeo helicopters from the US which would cost the country around $2.4 billion.

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As India prepares for Trump visit, Sabarmati Ashram gets makeover

In less than a week, India will be hosting US President Donald Trump who will be accompanied by First Lady Melania Trump for the first time since 2016.

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Video Analysis: Key takeaways from US President Donald Trump's address at 'Namaste Trump' event

US President Donald Trump touched upon various topics, including trade and terrorism, during his speech at the 'Namaste Trump' event in Ahmedabad. Watch Arun Singh's, Former Ambassador to the United States, analysis. Read Article