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Modi condoles deaths in Patna stampede

Modi condoles deaths in Patna stampede

🕔09:56, 4.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 4  Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled the death of the people who died in a stampede after the burning of the Ravana effigy in Patna. “The stampede in Patna is deeply saddening. I spoke to the Bihar

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos calls on Modi

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos calls on Modi

🕔09:55, 4.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 4  Jeffrey P. Bezos, chief executive officer of Amazon.com, met Prime Minister Narendra Modi, an official statement said. Bezos, who is in India for a visit, had earlier termed India an amazing country, which is full of

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Modi, Manmohan, Sonia come together at Dussehra celebrations

Modi, Manmohan, Sonia come together at Dussehra celebrations

🕔09:54, 4.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 4  President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi were seen together with former prime minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi Friday at Dussehra celebrations near the historic Red Fort here. Vice President M Hamid

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Indians pledge support to Swachh Bharat Abhiyan with pictures, videos

Indians pledge support to Swachh Bharat Abhiyan with pictures, videos

🕔09:52, 4.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 4  A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, people from across the country Friday posted pictures of cleaning their surroundings and neighbourhoods on social sites. Modi had Thursday urged people, especially the

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Swachh Bharat : MISSION OR TAMASHA?…

Swachh Bharat : MISSION OR TAMASHA?…

🕔09:45, 4.Oct 2014

Swachh Bharat MISSION OR TAMASHA? By Insaf  Has the nation been ‘swept’ off its feet by Prime Minister Modi’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan? An honest answer will be known only in 2019, i.e. whether in the next five years the goal

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Modi US Visit : TOUGH TALK, ACTION AWAITED…

Modi US Visit : TOUGH TALK, ACTION AWAITED…

🕔10:57, 3.Oct 2014

Modi US Visit TOUGH TALK, ACTION AWAITED By Ashok B Sharma ‘Chalein Saath Saath – Forward Together We Go’ is the clarion call jointly given by the two leaders, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama. This may

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Clean India campaign launched, Modi says India can do it

Clean India campaign launched, Modi says India can do it

🕔13:19, 2.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 2  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday wielded the broom symbolically at a place where Mahatma Gandhi once stayed to launch a unique nationwide campaign that seeks to change Indians’ mindset and clean up India in five years.

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Obama very pleased with Modi visit

Obama very pleased with Modi visit

🕔10:51, 2.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 2  President Barack Obama was “very pleased” with and “enjoyed” Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit as it reflected the depth of the strong relationship between the US and India, according to the White House. The president was “very

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Modi visit very successful: US think tank

Modi visit very successful: US think tank

🕔10:50, 2.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 2  Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s US visit was “very successful” on many counts as he reached out to various interest groups in the US in unprecedented ways, according to a leading US think tank. “On many counts this

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India can become a Clean India: Modi

India can become a Clean India: Modi

🕔10:47, 2.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 2  Indians need to change their mindset and join hands to clean up India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Thursday. But cleaning up the country cannot be the sole responsibility of sweepers. “Do citizens have no role

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PM launches Clean India campaign

PM launches Clean India campaign

🕔10:45, 2.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 2  Prime Minister Narendra Modi symbolically wielded the broom Thursday to launch a nationwide campaign that aims to clean up India in five years. Modi chose the Valmiki colony in Delhi’s heart — a place once home

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Security tightened on eve of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan launch

Security tightened on eve of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan launch

🕔10:43, 2.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 2  Security was tightened in Valmiki Colony in central Delhi and nearby areas Wednesday on the eve of the launch of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Delhi Police and other security agencies

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US, India to collaborate on Mars, Earth missions

US, India to collaborate on Mars, Earth missions

🕔10:28, 2.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 2  US and India have agreed to enhance cooperation in Mars exploration and establish a pathway for future joint missions to explore the red planet besides launching a NASA-ISRO satellite mission to observe Earth. NASA Administrator Charles Bolden

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Modi returns after successful US visit

Modi returns after successful US visit

🕔10:26, 2.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 2  Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to the capital Wednesday after his “hugely successful” visit to the US. During the visit, the Indian-American community gave him an unparalleled rock star-like reception. In a special gesture, US president

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Serious about taking forward civil nuclear deal: Modi

Serious about taking forward civil nuclear deal: Modi

🕔10:25, 2.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 02  Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he has conveyed to US President Barack Obama that India is “serious about taking forward” the civil nuclear deal with the US and resolving issues. “We are serious about resolution of

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Home ministry makes PIO card valid for lifetime

Home ministry makes PIO card valid for lifetime

🕔07:51, 2.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 1 In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement, the home ministry has issued a notification that the “Person of Indian Origin (PIO) card” shall be valid for a lifetime. The notification was made Sep 30, a

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Modi makes a ‘hugely successful journey’ to America

Modi makes a ‘hugely successful journey’ to America

🕔11:10, 1.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 1  Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrapped up what he himself called a “hugely successful journey” to the US, winning over everyone, from President Barack Obama down, hardselling India to big business and wowing Indian-Americans. If star-struck Indian-Americans, a

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Modi hard sells India to big US business

Modi hard sells India to big US business

🕔11:08, 1.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 1 Hard selling India with assurances of a business-friendly environment and a stable and simpler tax regime, Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited top US business to come and invest in India. Addressing the US-India Business Council comprising 300

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India, US commit to hit terrorist havens

India, US commit to hit terrorist havens

🕔11:07, 1.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 1  In a significant development, India and the US have committed to make joint and concerted efforts to dismantle terrorist safe havens, including four Pakistan-based groups Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad, the D-Company, and the Haqqani network, besides the Al Qaeda.

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Sought access for Indian companies to American markets: Modi

Sought access for Indian companies to American markets: Modi

🕔11:06, 1.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 01  Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he has urged US President Barack Obama to take steps that would help Indian service companies get access to the US economy. “I told Obama to open means of access for

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