'Mamata, TMC fear people's power': Narendra Modi, in exclusive News18 India interview, on Bengal violence, being abused by Opposition and more
The day after BJP and TMC supporters clashed on the streets of Kolkata during a massive roadshow of saffron party chief Amit Shah, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sat down for an exclusive interview with News18 India.
Narendra Modi's News18 interview: PM defends demonetisation, castigates Congress, welcomes first-time voters; key highlights
Prime Minister Narendra Modi defended demonetisation, castigated the Congress and welcomed first-time voters in an interview with News18 just days ahead of the Lok Sabha polls.
Full transcript of Narendra Modi's News18 interview: I'm a chowkidar, won't let anyone steal India's wealth, says PM
In an exclusive interview to News18, Narendra Modi spoke about a host of issues in the news ahead of the Lok Sabha polls — from demonetisation, the nationalism debate, Article 370 and the Rafale deal.
Narendra Modi Interview to News18 Updates: Demonetisation was needed to speed up formalisation of economy, says PM
With the Lok Sabha Election right around the corner, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave an exclusive interview to Network 18 group editor-in-chief Rahul Joshi
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Rahul's Wayanad candidacy, BJP manifesto, Singapore Open 2019; today's must-read stories
Rahul Gandhi’s candidature in Wayanad has turned the poll plan of BJP and CPM upside down. For the BJP, this election is a matter of prestige in Kerala, more precisely for Narendra Modi and Amit Shah. The CPM, on the other hand, is fighting the election for its survival.
Narendra Modi to News18: Demonetisation was needed to speed up formalisation of economy, move boosted growth
Modi said that it’s a matter of pride for the country that global agencies like World Bank and IMF have unanimously hailed India as the fastest growing major economy in the world
BJP manifesto 2019: Lot of promises on IT and e-governance in Sankalp Patra, but optimal use of tech needed in rural areas
If we look at the manifesto of 2014, BJP has delivered on most of its promises in the IT and e-governance sector. However, issues such as last mile connectivity and optimal use of technologies in rural areas are issues that still need to be addressed
Narendra Modi to News18: Congress manifesto is an announcement, but BJP's is a resolution; there's a difference
In an exclusive interview, Narendra Modi pointed out that the difference between the BJP and Congress manifestos was evident in their names.
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Rahul Gandhi takes swipe at Narendra Modi, calls BJP manifesto 'voice of an isolated man'
The Congress had dubbed the BJP's election manifesto a "Jhansa Patra" (deception document) and a "bubble of lies" on Monday and said it would have been better had the saffron party issued a "maafinama" instead
BJP vows to revoke Article 35A, Kashmir leaders warn of 'unimaginable repercussions' if special rights are withdrawn
BJP supporters have sought the removal, expressing anger at many Kashmiris’ resistance to rule by India, which, for three decades, has battled an armed insurgency in the region also claimed by Pakistan.
BJP manifesto 2019: Narendra Modi's promise to keep inflation under control and double farmers' income by 2022 is paradoxical
The growth in income of farmers has seen a declining trend in the Modi era. And this isn’t surprising, given that food inflation has come down dramatically.
Congress, BJP manifestos strengthen mai-baap sarkar syndrome, but paternalistic State is biggest hurdle to growth
Congress Will Deliver is replete with promises, which is natural for a party which wants to come to power. Sankalpit Bharat, Sashakt Bharat has more chest thumping about achievements, which, too, is natural for an incumbent party that wants another term
BJP releases manifesto for Lok Sabha election; Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh attend event at Delhi
The BJP manifesto announces a slew of promises to woo various sections of the society, especially farmers, youth and women.
Nationalism is BJP's inspiration, says Modi at party manifesto launch, promises to make India developed nation by 2047
The BJP manifesto was a "multi-layered and multi-dimensional" document that addressed the expectations and aspirations of all sections of the society, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said
BJP manifesto 2019 highlights: From 0% interest in credit card till five years to pucca houses for all, key takeaways from 'Sankalp Patra'
Narendra Modi, commenting on the manifesto said, "It is also our resolution letter, a good governance letter. Our resolution letter is a letter of protection for the nation. Our resolution letter is also a letter of prosperity to the nation."
BJP manifesto 2019 goes gung-ho on IT, promises optical fibre network for every gram panchayat, higher incentives on digital transactions
The BJP manifesto for the Lok Sabha election includes a number of proposals for information technology and e-governance.
BJP manifesto 2019 PDF: Zero tolerance towards terror, Ram Temple highlights of party's 'Sankalp Patra'; download here
Top BJP leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and its chief Amit Shah, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Union Minister Sushma Swaraj were present at the launch of the manifesto, which is described as sankalp patra by the saffron party.