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Feb 13, 2018
Pakistan uses US weapons to attack India: Donald Trump's funding cuts not having effect, time to ramp up pressureReports indicate that the Pakistanis, yet again, violated the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir using American weapons
Oct 17, 2017
Fire breaks out at Prime Minister's Office; 10 fire engines rushed to spot, no injuries reportedA fire broke out early on Tuesday in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) at Raisina Hills in New Delhi, according to media reports. There were no reports of injuries.
Oct 12, 2017
Raisina Hills gets new look: Dynamic facade lighting offers visual treat to visitorsThe iconic Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi got a new dynamic lighting system on Wednesday which can display a wide range of themes.
Sep 04, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman getting defence ministry means PMO writ likely to remain large in her ministryAs defence minister, Nirmala Sitharaman instantaneously becomes part of what is called league of Big Four in the government and a member of the powerful Cabinet Committee on Security.
Feb 03, 2016
Much love? Woman breaches security, hurls flower pot at PM Modi's convoyIn a security lapse, a woman on Wednesday breached the security ring deployed near South Block for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's convoy and threw a flower pot on the road which was to be taken by him shortly afterwards.
Aug 13, 2014
Revealed: The average annual maintenance cost of each MP's flatThe average annual cost of maintenance of each flat in North and South Avenues meant for Members of Parliament is Rs 2.95 lakhs, Lok Sabha was informed today.
May 24, 2014
With Modi sarkar, bureaucracy gets ready for a new inningsBureaucrats at the North and South Block are already feeling the effects of the in-coming Modi government, according to a report in Economic Times, which points out that all secretaries to the GOI were asked to cancel leave plans for the time being.
May 14, 2014
After 10 years in office, Manmohan Singh bids adieu to PMO staffAround 110 staff of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) gathered at South Block to give a farewell to Manmohan Singh, who steps down on 17 May after a decade at the helm of the country. While few satff were spotted with teary eyes, Singh seemed cheerful as he thanked the members of PMO. Here are the images.
May 13, 2014
PM Manmohan Singh gets standing ovation from personal staffPrime Minister Manmohan Singh was given a standing ovation by his staff at South Block on Tuesday during a farewell they hosted for him. It also saw some moist eyes.
Apr 29, 2014
Delhi: Minor fire at PMO, no damage reportedA minor fire was reported in the premises of the Prime Minister's Office in South Block early this morning, Delhi Fire Service said.