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Modi, Putin vow to boost cooperation in oil, natural gas sector

Modi, Putin vow to boost cooperation in oil, natural gas sector

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday and discussed ways for boosting bilateral trade and investment, especially in the oil and natural gas sector. The two leaders met in this southeastern Chinese city on the sidelines of the BRICS Summit. “The two sides basically touched upon several aspects of [...]

September 8, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Modi, Putin vow to boost cooperation in oil, natural gas sector

UPSC civil services prelims: Candidates quizzed on GST, Modi govt schemes

UPSC civil services prelims: Candidates quizzed on GST, Modi govt schemes

New Delhi: Questions on Goods and Services Tax (GST), benami transactions and schemes run by the Central government were asked in the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) civil services preliminary examination held on Sunday. The aspirants were also asked questions related to National Skills Qualification Framework (NSQF), Vidyanjali Yojana and Smart India Hackathon, all of [...]

June 20, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on UPSC civil services prelims: Candidates quizzed on GST, Modi govt schemes

UP Polls: PM Modi to address election rally in Hardoi

UP Polls: PM Modi to address election rally in Hardoi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address an election rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Hardoi today. Prime Minister Modi yesterday slammed the ruling Samajwadi Party for its pre-poll alliance with Congress, likening it to a movie in which rivals befriend each other after the “interval”. Addressing an election rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Kannauj, he said Samajwadi Party [...]

February 16, 2017 Saheli Business Comments Off on UP Polls: PM Modi to address election rally in Hardoi

Manmohan Singh’s warning to Narendra Modi: Is demonetisation already a ‘mammoth tragedy’?

Manmohan Singh’s warning to Narendra Modi: Is demonetisation already a ‘mammoth tragedy’?

The choice of words of Manmohan Singh, former prime minister and an economist, for his column in The Hindu on demonetisation impact on India’s economy, beginning with the title, Making of a mammoth tragedy, should worry the average Indian. Even if one tends to discount the politics of Singh’s article, the former RBI governor’s warning of an [...]

December 10, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Manmohan Singh’s warning to Narendra Modi: Is demonetisation already a ‘mammoth tragedy’?

Technology Will Help Develop Agricultural Pattern: Modi

Technology Will Help Develop Agricultural Pattern: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said technology will very soon play an important role in developing agricultural pattern in the country. He was addressing the inaugural session of an international conference on sugarcane value chain in Pune. “We are talking about sugar; but let’s think about bamboo also and how research will help our [...]

November 14, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Technology Will Help Develop Agricultural Pattern: Modi

Next mascot of ‘Incredible India’ is… Narendra Modi

Next mascot of ‘Incredible India’ is… Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to be the mascot of the “Incredible India” campaign with the Tourism Ministry finally deciding to do away with plans to rope in any Bollywood stars, including Amitabh Bachchan, for the role which was lying vacant after the ouster of Aamir Khan earlier this year. No Bollywood actor will [...]

November 6, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Next mascot of ‘Incredible India’ is… Narendra Modi

Those behind Uri terror attack won’t go unpunished: Modi

Those behind Uri terror attack won’t go unpunished: Modi

Condemning the “cowardly” terror attack on an Army camp in Uri, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday assured the nation that those behind the “despicable” strike won’t go unpunished. He saluted the soldiers who were martyred in the attack and said their service to the nation will always be remembered. “We strongly condemn the cowardly [...]

September 18, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Those behind Uri terror attack won’t go unpunished: Modi

Modi inaugurates Stor Palace in Kabul via video link

Modi inaugurates Stor Palace in Kabul via video link

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani jointly inaugurated Kabul’s Stor Palace via video conference and called the monument a “setting for many momentous historical events”. “The inauguration signalled and showed our joint commitment to strengthening the foundations of modern Afghanistan. The India-Afghanistan-Iran transit corridor agreement that we signed in May [...]

August 23, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Modi inaugurates Stor Palace in Kabul via video link

Narendra Modi town hall: PM to interact with nation later today

Narendra Modi town hall: PM to interact with nation later today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with the nation today at an indoor stadium in New Delhi, in a first-ever town hall by an Indian prime minister. The event marks two years of MyGov, the government’s citizen engagement platform. A new app will be launched to allow mobile users to connect with website of the Prime Minister’s [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Narendra Modi town hall: PM to interact with nation later today

Its MLA No. 12 held, AAP steps up attack: Vendetta by PM Narendra Modi

Its MLA No. 12 held, AAP steps up attack: Vendetta by PM Narendra Modi

Days after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal told party colleagues that they should be prepared to “go to jail many times” and alleged that the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi could get him “killed”, another AAP MLA, Sharad Chauhan of Narela, was arrested late Saturday night in connection with the alleged suicide of a [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Its MLA No. 12 held, AAP steps up attack: Vendetta by PM Narendra Modi

MP: IAS officer Gangwar denies commenting against PM Modi

MP: IAS officer Gangwar denies commenting against PM Modi

Ex-collector of Barwani district Ajay Singh Gangwar, who was served a show-cause notice on Monday by the MP government on his alleged comments against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, said on Tuesday he didn’t make any comment against the PM. Gangwar was removed from his post and posted as a deputy secretary Mantralaya by the state [...]

June 1, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on MP: IAS officer Gangwar denies commenting against PM Modi

Assam elections: Modi stopping development schemes started by Cong, says Azad

Assam elections: Modi stopping development schemes started by Cong, says Azad

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of “stopping” all developmental schemes launched by the Congress government in Assam affecting its growth. “Assam is placed in a difficult location geographically. So usually no investment comes here. That is why the Congress government had introduced a special scheme for promoting Assam [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Assam elections: Modi stopping development schemes started by Cong, says Azad