Trump hopes India-China resolve border issues; offers help again

Trump, who has been an open critic of China, especially since the beginning of this year, offered to help the two countries maintain peace — yet again

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PM Narendra Modi asks Milind Soman, 'Are you really that old?' during Fit India Dialogue 2020

While interacting with actor and fitness enthusiast Milind Soman, PM Modi asked a question that has been on everyone's mind for a long time.

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PM Modi asks Kohli about Yo-Yo test, praises J&K woman footballer Afshan Ashiq 

Modi was keen to know what is Yo-Yo test and asked if the captain also has to pass it or he gets spared

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United Nations faces 'crisis of confidence': PM Modi in UNGA address

This year's high-level UN General Assembly is being held in a largely virtual format as world leaders did not travel to New York for the annual gathering due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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India, Maldives get connected by ferry service; opens vast Indian market for Maldivian exporters

The Cargo Ferry Vessel MCP Linz operated by the Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) will connect the Indian and Maldivian ports

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India, Maldives will support each other in fight against health, economic impact of COVID-19: PM Modi

Modi was responding to a tweet by Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih in which he expressed his thanks to the prime minister for India's financial assistance to his country

 

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EAM Jaishankar calls for expansion of India, Japan partnership to Russia, Pacific Island

Ties between the two countries have substantially increased in the last few years due to former Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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Anushka Sharma thanks PM Modi after he congratulated her & Virat Kohli for the baby

Virat and Anushka last month broke the internet when they announced that they are expecting a baby. 
 

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They are 'lying', 'deceiving' peasants: PM Modi slams opposition over agri bills

Modi's remarks came after its ally SAD quit government on Thursday with the resignation of Harsimrat Kaur Badal as the union minister of the food processing industry

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One of the youngest global leaders, Finland's PM sends happy birthday message to PM Narendra Modi; lauds Indian diaspora  

In the letter, Marin said, "heartfelt congratulations to you and my best wishes for your good health and wellbeing". Adding, "There is much potential to deepen even further the bilateral relations…

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Happy Birthday Narendra Modi: Bollywood celebs extend their warm wishes

Anil Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut and other celebrities took their respective social media to wish PM on his special day. 

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Virat Kohli, Sakshi Malik lead sports fraternity's birthday wishes for PM Narendra Modi

Indian sporting icons extended greetings to the Prime Minister. 

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PM Narendra Modi’s 70th birthday: Wishes pour in from world leaders

Narendra Modi, born on September 17, 1950, marks a personal milestone during his tenure as the Prime Minister.

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PM Modi speaks to Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, discusses G20, coronavirus

The Prime Minister's Office said Modi expressed his appreciation for the leadership provided by Saudi Arabia during its ongoing presidency of the G20 grouping.

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PM Narendra Modi donation to various causes exceed USD 14 million: Sources

The details of PM CARES Fund received yesterday revealed that total donations received stand over USD 41 million (Rs 3076 crore) so far 

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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.

Modi's 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat' important initiative: IMF

The economic package under this self-reliant India initiative, which was announced in the aftermath of the coronavirus shock, has supported the Indian economy and mitigated significant downside…

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Trump hopes India-China resolve border issues; offers help again

Trump, who has been an open critic of China, especially since the beginning of this year, offered to help the two countries maintain peace — yet again

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PM Narendra Modi asks Milind Soman, 'Are you really that old?' during Fit India Dialogue 2020

While interacting with actor and fitness enthusiast Milind Soman, PM Modi asked a question that has been on everyone's mind for a long time.

Read Article

PM Modi asks Kohli about Yo-Yo test, praises J&K woman footballer Afshan Ashiq 

Modi was keen to know what is Yo-Yo test and asked if the captain also has to pass it or he gets spared

Read Article

United Nations faces 'crisis of confidence': PM Modi in UNGA address

This year's high-level UN General Assembly is being held in a largely virtual format as world leaders did not travel to New York for the annual gathering due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read Article

India, Maldives get connected by ferry service; opens vast Indian market for Maldivian exporters

The Cargo Ferry Vessel MCP Linz operated by the Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) will connect the Indian and Maldivian ports

Read Article

India, Maldives will support each other in fight against health, economic impact of COVID-19: PM Modi

Modi was responding to a tweet by Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih in which he expressed his thanks to the prime minister for India's financial assistance to his country

 

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EAM Jaishankar calls for expansion of India, Japan partnership to Russia, Pacific Island

Ties between the two countries have substantially increased in the last few years due to former Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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Anushka Sharma thanks PM Modi after he congratulated her & Virat Kohli for the baby

Virat and Anushka last month broke the internet when they announced that they are expecting a baby. 
 

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They are 'lying', 'deceiving' peasants: PM Modi slams opposition over agri bills

Modi's remarks came after its ally SAD quit government on Thursday with the resignation of Harsimrat Kaur Badal as the union minister of the food processing industry

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One of the youngest global leaders, Finland's PM sends happy birthday message to PM Narendra Modi; lauds Indian diaspora  

In the letter, Marin said, "heartfelt congratulations to you and my best wishes for your good health and wellbeing". Adding, "There is much potential to deepen even further the bilateral relations…

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Happy Birthday Narendra Modi: Bollywood celebs extend their warm wishes

Anil Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut and other celebrities took their respective social media to wish PM on his special day. 

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Virat Kohli, Sakshi Malik lead sports fraternity's birthday wishes for PM Narendra Modi

Indian sporting icons extended greetings to the Prime Minister. 

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PM Narendra Modi’s 70th birthday: Wishes pour in from world leaders

Narendra Modi, born on September 17, 1950, marks a personal milestone during his tenure as the Prime Minister.

Read Article

PM Modi speaks to Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, discusses G20, coronavirus

The Prime Minister's Office said Modi expressed his appreciation for the leadership provided by Saudi Arabia during its ongoing presidency of the G20 grouping.

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PM Narendra Modi donation to various causes exceed USD 14 million: Sources

The details of PM CARES Fund received yesterday revealed that total donations received stand over USD 41 million (Rs 3076 crore) so far 

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The curious case of John Wick: How is PM Modi website's Twitter hacker related to Keanu Reeves?

The official Twitter account of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's personal website was hacked in the early hours of Thursday.

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Twitter confirms account of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's personal website hacked

Twitter said it was aware of the activity with Modi's website account and has taken steps to secure it.

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PM Modi lauds India's farmers for higher crop production amid COVID-19

'I congratulate farmers of our nation, bow down before their toil,' he added.

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India gifts troop carriers to Ugandan defence forces

The gift of vehicles was one of the key announcements made during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the country in July, 2018. 

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Modi's 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat' important initiative: IMF

The economic package under this self-reliant India initiative, which was announced in the aftermath of the coronavirus shock, has supported the Indian economy and mitigated significant downside…

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Trump hopes India-China resolve border issues; offers help again

Trump, who has been an open critic of China, especially since the beginning of this year, offered to help the two countries maintain peace — yet again

Read Article

PM Narendra Modi asks Milind Soman, 'Are you really that old?' during Fit India Dialogue 2020

While interacting with actor and fitness enthusiast Milind Soman, PM Modi asked a question that has been on everyone's mind for a long time.

Read Article

PM Modi asks Kohli about Yo-Yo test, praises J&K woman footballer Afshan Ashiq 

Modi was keen to know what is Yo-Yo test and asked if the captain also has to pass it or he gets spared

Read Article

United Nations faces 'crisis of confidence': PM Modi in UNGA address

This year's high-level UN General Assembly is being held in a largely virtual format as world leaders did not travel to New York for the annual gathering due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read Article

India, Maldives get connected by ferry service; opens vast Indian market for Maldivian exporters

The Cargo Ferry Vessel MCP Linz operated by the Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) will connect the Indian and Maldivian ports

Read Article

India, Maldives will support each other in fight against health, economic impact of COVID-19: PM Modi

Modi was responding to a tweet by Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih in which he expressed his thanks to the prime minister for India's financial assistance to his country

 

Read Article

EAM Jaishankar calls for expansion of India, Japan partnership to Russia, Pacific Island

Ties between the two countries have substantially increased in the last few years due to former Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Read Article

Anushka Sharma thanks PM Modi after he congratulated her & Virat Kohli for the baby

Virat and Anushka last month broke the internet when they announced that they are expecting a baby. 
 

Read Article

They are 'lying', 'deceiving' peasants: PM Modi slams opposition over agri bills

Modi's remarks came after its ally SAD quit government on Thursday with the resignation of Harsimrat Kaur Badal as the union minister of the food processing industry

Read Article

One of the youngest global leaders, Finland's PM sends happy birthday message to PM Narendra Modi; lauds Indian diaspora  

In the letter, Marin said, "heartfelt congratulations to you and my best wishes for your good health and wellbeing". Adding, "There is much potential to deepen even further the bilateral relations…

Read Article

Happy Birthday Narendra Modi: Bollywood celebs extend their warm wishes

Anil Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut and other celebrities took their respective social media to wish PM on his special day. 

Read Article

Virat Kohli, Sakshi Malik lead sports fraternity's birthday wishes for PM Narendra Modi

Indian sporting icons extended greetings to the Prime Minister. 

Read Article

PM Narendra Modi’s 70th birthday: Wishes pour in from world leaders

Narendra Modi, born on September 17, 1950, marks a personal milestone during his tenure as the Prime Minister.

Read Article

PM Modi speaks to Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, discusses G20, coronavirus

The Prime Minister's Office said Modi expressed his appreciation for the leadership provided by Saudi Arabia during its ongoing presidency of the G20 grouping.

Read Article

PM Narendra Modi donation to various causes exceed USD 14 million: Sources

The details of PM CARES Fund received yesterday revealed that total donations received stand over USD 41 million (Rs 3076 crore) so far 

Read Article

The curious case of John Wick: How is PM Modi website's Twitter hacker related to Keanu Reeves?

The official Twitter account of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's personal website was hacked in the early hours of Thursday.

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Twitter confirms account of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's personal website hacked

Twitter said it was aware of the activity with Modi's website account and has taken steps to secure it.

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PM Modi lauds India's farmers for higher crop production amid COVID-19

'I congratulate farmers of our nation, bow down before their toil,' he added.

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India gifts troop carriers to Ugandan defence forces

The gift of vehicles was one of the key announcements made during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the country in July, 2018. 

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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