Narendra Modi in Oman: PM slams 'misgovernance' of previous govt, hails improvement in Ease of Doing Business rating
Narendra Modi, during an address in Oman, reiterated his commitment to 'minimum government, maximum governance' and took jibes at the previous UPA government.
Narendra Modi in Jordan: Ahead of Palestine visit, PM meets King Abdullah II, interacts with Indian diaspora in Amman
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Jordan on the first leg of his tour of three West Asian countries, during which he would hold talks on deepening cooperation in strategic areas such as security and trade
Opposition accuses Kerala CPM chief Kodiyeri Balakrishnan's son Binoy of fraud; stormy scenes witnessed in state Assembly
Chaos reigned in the Kerala Assembly, marked by noisy scenes and cat calls as the treasury and opposition benches clashed over the issue of Kerala CPM state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan's elder son Binoy Balakrishnan, who is caught in fraud allegations involving a Dubai firm
I&B ministry mulling expansion of Doordarshan's round-the-clock news broadcast to around 100 countries
The Information and Broadcasting ministry is mulling expansion of Doordarshan's round-the-clock news broadcast to around 100 countries
Kiren Rijiju hails 'patriotic Indian diaspora' after London protests counter 'black day' seeking freedom for Kashmir
Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Saturday hailed those who countered a protest outside the Indian High Commission in London in support of Kashmir freedom on the country's 69th Republic Day
Ram Nath Kovind addresses PIO parliamentarian meet, says Indian diaspora have enhanced country's image globally
President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday urged the Indian diaspora to link the prosperity of their countries with India's development at a time when "we are at the cusp of New India"
Rahul Gandhi in Bahrain promises 'new and shining' Congress, says forces of hatred must be curtailed
Rahul also touched upon, what he thought were the biggest problems India faced today. He said, "India's main problem today is the failure of our government to create jobs. Job creation in India is at an 8 year low. Many in the Indian diaspora have lost hard-earned money because of arbitrary decisions like demonetisation. India simply cannot afford this."
London mayor Sadiq Khan seeks change in UK visa norms, says govt is working on proposal to revisit policy
Continuing his criticism of the UK government's strict visa norms, visiting London mayor Sadiq Khan on Monday said they are preparing a proposal for revising policies like "for post-study work visas".
Narendra Modi addresses Indian diaspora in Philippines, says possible to make 21st Century 'India's century'
Addressing the Indian diaspora in the Philippines capital, Narendra Modi said difficulties might be there but once it's crossed no one can stop India from achieving new heights
Narendra Modi in Myanmar: Amid criticism, PM justifies demonetisation and says nation above politics
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday justified demonetisation which has come in for criticism, asserting that his government was not afraid of taking "big" and "tough" decisions in the interest of the country.
Bright and colourful India Day parades were held across the globe to mark the 71st year of independence of the nation
President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced his support for a legislation that would cut in half the number legal immigrants allowed into the US while moving to a "merit-based" system
The UK-wide project aims to bring British Asians of all faiths and backgrounds together to remember lives lost and learn about the history of partition
Indians in Israel, especially Jews, have expressed joy with Narendra Modi 'surpassing' their expectations in addressing some of their key concerns and making them feel proud of their roots
Narendra Modi’s US visit underplayed issues of diaspora; tiptoeing Donald Trump could push away Indian caucus
By underplaying crucial issues that affect the Indian diaspora such as increasing restrictions on visa, Narendra Modi may have pushed away the Indian caucus that has always worked towards India's benefit
The easily excitable diaspora admittedly didn't need too much convincing of 'Modi's greatness', yet the intensity of their enthusiasm and choice of topics in the prime minister's speech threw up some interesting takeaways.
Narendra Modi in Washington: PM promises developed India to diaspora, assures of supportive environment
Addressing the Indian diaspora in Washington as the "members of family", prime minister Narendra Modi promised of a developed India in their lifetime.
Modi and his Portuguese counterpart, Prime Minister Antonio Costa, released a press statement in Lisbon. Following is the full text of Modi's statement
Narendra Modi in Portugal: New Delhi, Lisbon agree on €4 mn fund to boost science and technology research
India and Portugal announced a 4 million euro joint fund to bolster research in science and technology as Narendra Modi held in-depth talks with Antonio Costa on cooperation in areas like counter-terrorism, space, climate studies and start-ups.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Champalimaud Foundation in Lisbon and interacted with a group of Indians working at the medical centre.