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Rahul Gandhi seeks answers from Modi government on Dokalam dispute with China, Bhutan

india china border dispute over doklam area

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked the government about the deadlock in China’s Dokalm area of Sikkim and questioned why Prime Minister Narendra Modi is silent on this issue. Rahul Gandhi said, “Why is our Prime Minister silent on China?” This remark of Rahul Gandhi came after meeting with Modi and Chinese President Xi …

PM Modi gifted shawl, bracelet, lincoln stamps to Donald Trump

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India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave gifts to US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump, including traditional and hand-made silver bracelets and hand-woven jaws and shawls of Himachal Pradesh. During the first meeting with Trump and his wife, Modi also gave the postage stamp to Trump, which India had released 52 years ago …

India and Portugal to strengthen cooperation in start-up, sea technology and oceanography

India and Portugal to strengthen cooperation in start-up

Expressing surprise at the fact that no Prime Minister of India has undertaken a bilateral visit to Portugal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that both countries would cooperate in various fields including start-up, sea technology, and oceanography. Modi and Portugal Prime Minister Antonio Costa jointly inaugurated India-Portugal International Start-Up Hub after bilateral talks. …

Obama’s gets nostalgic while offering a warm farewell to Modi

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Hours before he ascends the White House, President Barack Obama made a farewell telephone call to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for thanking him for his partnership that strengthens Indo-US strategic ties and reviewed the significant progress achieved on the economic and security frontiers, including on defense and civil nuclear energy. During the conversation between the …

Modi serves langar at Golden Temple

modi serves langar at golden temple

Prime Minister Narendra Modi served langar (community meal) in the hall of Golden Temple, stated to be the first premier of the country to do the service here. Last night, Modi along with Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani visited the Golden Temple, the revered seat of Sikh religion. During the visit, Modi took a bucket in …

Modi asks BJP MPs, MLAs to submit bank account statements

modi asks bjp mla to submit bank account statements

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked BJP MPs, Ministers and MLAs to submit their bank account statements between November 8, the day he announced the demonetization, and December 31 to party chief Amit Shah amid an allegation that he had tipped off people close to him about the impending exercise beforehand. Modi also asserted that …

Modi leaves for India after concluding Japan visit

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday left for home after concluding his three-day visit to Japan, during which the two countries signed a landmark civil nuclear deal and nine other agreements in various areas. Modi left from the Japanese city of Osaka for New Delhi. “Sayonara Japan! An important friendship stands strengthened as PM @narendramodi …

Centre, Delhi take steps to check bird flu spread

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With reports of three more birds dying in the national capital, including one in Delhi zoo, both the Delhi and central governments on Wednesday geared up to contain further spread of avian flu. The number of birds dying due to bird flu has reached close to 70 in the national capital. The central government, in …