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Yogi Adityanath urges citizens to contribute towards Narendra Modi's dream of 'New India', 'Shreshtha Bharat'
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Yogi Adityanath urges citizens to contribute towards Narendra Modi's dream of 'New India', 'Shreshtha Bharat'

He insisted that the government has ensured corruption and crime-free environment in the last two and a half years

Centre trivalised triple talaq by sidelining Opposition remarks on bill; govt's attempt at Muslim inclusion reeks of haste
India

Centre trivalised triple talaq by sidelining Opposition remarks on bill; govt's attempt at Muslim inclusion reeks of haste

The Muslims in India need inclusion, but to do it in a haphazard manner disregarding every Opposition point of view, as seen during the debate on triple talaq bill, not only trivialises the issue but also reeks of arrogance

Union Budget 2019: No big bang ideas but Nirmala Sitharaman delivers solid and ambitious policy document
Business

Union Budget 2019: No big bang ideas but Nirmala Sitharaman delivers solid and ambitious policy document

Nirmala Sitharaman’s maiden Budget is a reflection her personality. There was nothing spectacular in the 2019 Union Budget presented by the finance minister on Friday.

From Lord Basaveshwara to Chanakya, Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget speech draws from India's finest literary traditions
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From Lord Basaveshwara to Chanakya, Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget speech draws from India's finest literary traditions

On Friday, when Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented her maiden Budget in Lok Sabha, she too relied upon the tradition of using couplets and quotes to buttress her point that India is marching towards its goal of becoming a “developed economy’ and to achieve its true place in the comity of nations.

Union Budget 2019: Nirmala Sitharaman's maiden Budget is devoid of much-needed big growth stimulus for economy
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Union Budget 2019: Nirmala Sitharaman's maiden Budget is devoid of much-needed big growth stimulus for economy

There were major expectations of a big growth stimulus package from Nirmala Sitharaman's maiden Budget in the backdrop of a serious slowdown in the Indian economy

Digital India turns four: PM Narendra Modi lauds initiative, says it has empowered people and reduced corruption
India

Digital India turns four: PM Narendra Modi lauds initiative, says it has empowered people and reduced corruption

Digital India was launched on 1 July, 2015, by the govt with a vision to transform India into a digitally empowered society

4th anniversary of Digital India: Initiative empowered people, reduced corruption and improved public service delivery system, says Narendra Modi
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4th anniversary of Digital India: Initiative empowered people, reduced corruption and improved public service delivery system, says Narendra Modi

On the fourth anniversary of his government's flagship programme 'Digital India', Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the initiative has empowered people, reduced corruption and improved public service delivery to benefit the poor. Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said 3.65 lakh Common Service centres have been opened and 123 crore Aadhaar were generated. Prasad also lauded BHIM-UPI, a unified payments interface and said it is a 'unique fintech innovation' of India that has transformed the digital payment ecosystem.

Narendra Modi takes jibe at 'old days' of Congress regime: Ghulam Nabi Azad's claim of violence-free UPA tenure a blatant lie; here's why
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Narendra Modi takes jibe at 'old days' of Congress regime: Ghulam Nabi Azad's claim of violence-free UPA tenure a blatant lie; here's why

No one is stating that communal violence didn’t take place during the BJP-led NDA rule, but to claim that everything was hunky dory in Congress regime would be a blatant lie

Yoga Day 2019: Rahul Gandhi tweets a picture of Indian Army's dog squad with 'New India' caption, faces backlash from BJP
India

Yoga Day 2019: Rahul Gandhi tweets a picture of Indian Army's dog squad with 'New India' caption, faces backlash from BJP

Rahul Gandhi on Friday courted controversy by tweeting pictures of the dog squad of Indian Army doing yoga and captioning it

Simultaneous polls 'need of the hour', says Ram Nath Kovind, bats for 'development for all' in address to joint sitting of Parliament
India

Simultaneous polls 'need of the hour', says Ram Nath Kovind, bats for 'development for all' in address to joint sitting of Parliament

Laying the road map of the Narendra Modi government for its second term, President Ram Nath Kovind Thursday said empowering every person is the main goal for a 'New India' by 2022

Govt plans to merge all four state-run insurers to form single, mega entity under New India Assurance Co
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Govt plans to merge all four state-run insurers to form single, mega entity under New India Assurance Co

The government is reportedly planning to form a single, mega entity by merging all four state-run insurers - New India, Oriental National, United India and New India Assurance

In Varanasi speech, PM-elect Narendra Modi sets agenda for new India, need to take along modern vision and legacy together
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In Varanasi speech, PM-elect Narendra Modi sets agenda for new India, need to take along modern vision and legacy together

In his Varanasi speech, Narendra Modi, while pointing out that he is proud of the Indian tradition and 'not embarrassed about it like others' said that he wants India to take along both its 'great legacy' and'modern vision' together

Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu calls upon youth to fight social evils, bigotry and prejudice
India

Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu calls upon youth to fight social evils, bigotry and prejudice

Venkaiah Naidu urged youth to develop a constructive attitude and focus on achieving perfection in whatever they do.

Narendra Modi in Varanasi: PM inaugurates Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, makes 'New India' pitch, lauds govt for curbing corruption
India

Narendra Modi in Varanasi: PM inaugurates Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, makes 'New India' pitch, lauds govt for curbing corruption

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday inaugurated the 15th Pravasi Bharat Divas in Varanasi.

Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Narendra Modi sharpens development pitch, outlines vision for 'New India'
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Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Narendra Modi sharpens development pitch, outlines vision for 'New India'

On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the media — on a day when the last of five states voted to elect new representatives in their assemblies — and sought to highlight his government's achievements.

Arun Jaitley says 3 lakh poor benefited from Ayushman Bharat; stresses need to raise rural sector’s contribution
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Arun Jaitley says 3 lakh poor benefited from Ayushman Bharat; stresses need to raise rural sector’s contribution

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that about 3 lakh poor people have benefited from Ayushman Bharat health scheme in the last one-and-a-half months.

Narendra Modi in Japan: PM says India undergoing massive transformative phase, will drive growth of global economy soon
India

Narendra Modi in Japan: PM says India undergoing massive transformative phase, will drive growth of global economy soon

Modi said India is becoming one of the fastest growing big economy due to the development taking place in the country.

SBI boss Rajnish Kumar says new insolvency code has sparked 'paradigm shift in creditor-debtor relationship in India'
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SBI boss Rajnish Kumar says new insolvency code has sparked 'paradigm shift in creditor-debtor relationship in India'

State Bank of India chairman Rajnish Kumar said India’s newly minted Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code is the reform with maximum bite among many groundbreaking economic reforms that have unfolded under the Modi government.

BJP national executive meet offers keen look at the silhouette of Modi-Shah's three-pronged 2019 master plan
Politics

BJP national executive meet offers keen look at the silhouette of Modi-Shah's three-pronged 2019 master plan

Through his speech, Narendra Modi gave a fair indication of BJP’s likely strategy to counter the grand alliance.

BJP passes 'New India' resolution at National Executive Meet, vows to free India of poverty, corruption by 2022
Politics

BJP passes 'New India' resolution at National Executive Meet, vows to free India of poverty, corruption by 2022

Prakash Javadekar said that a political resolution proposed by Rajnath Singh at BJP national executive meet was passed by the working committee.