Inaugural flight from Sri Lanka to Kushinagar takes off; Waskaduwa relics arrive on the flight

According to sources, on board the inaugural flight from Sri Lanka there was a delegation, led by Cabinet Minister Namal Rajapaksa, who is the son of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa. (Photo source: Ministry of External Affairs) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday (Oct 20, 2021) formally inaugurated the International Airport at Kushinagar and to mark … Read more

Amit Shah to flag off ‘Modi Van’ under BJP’s ‘Seva hi Sangathan’ today

Union Home Minister Amit Shah will flag off ‘Modi Van‘ on Tuesday under the ‘Seva hi Sangathan’ programme to commemorate Prime Minister Narendra Modi completing 20 years as an elected representative. ‘Modi Van’ will operate under the aegis of Kaushambi Vikas Parishad, which is run by BJP‘s National Secretary Vinod Sonkar. Speaking to ANI, Sonkar … Read more

Despite no political, dynastic background or caste backing, people gave me opportunity to serve: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that despite his common background and although he did not have any political, dynastic or caste backing, people gave him opportunity to serve them – first in Gujarat and then at the national level. He was speaking during his virtual address after laying the foundation stone of a … Read more

BJP leaders feel ‘crushing farmers with vehicles’ way to deal with agrarian agitation: Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday alleged that BJP leaders and their sons feel that “crushing farmers with vehicles” is a way to deal with the agrarian agitation. He cited a media report saying that farmers protesting the central farm laws in Naraingarh near Ambala have alleged that one person was injured after being hit … Read more

Lakhimpur violence: 2 being questioned; police summon Union Minister Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra

Two people are being quizzed in connection with the Lakhimpur Kheri violence in which eight lives were lost, and Union minister Ajay Mishra‘s son Ashish Mishra has been summoned for questioning, Inspector General of Police Laxmi Singh said on Thursday. “If Ashish Mishra does not abide by the summons, legal procedure will be adopted,” she … Read more

BJP leaders laud PM Narendra Modi on completion of 20 years in public office

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday completed 20 years as the head of a government, including over 13 years as Gujarat chief minister, with top BJP leaders lauding his leadership and crediting him for ushering in good governance and development. Home minister Amit Shah, who has been a close aide of Modi for over three … Read more

Healthcare’s Digital Transformation Will Democratise It – ET HealthWorld

by Nandan Nilekani India is becoming the global leader on digital transformation across sectors. In less than a decade, extraordinary initiatives like Aadhaar, UPI, DigiLocker, CoWIN, Account Aggregator etc have established a playbook for transformation that involves creating sector-specific building blocks and establishing them as “digital public goods”. These goods have helped unlock private sector … Read more

PM Modi launches digital health mission. Long road ahead but here is what to expect now

Prime Minister Narendra Modi through a video conference on Monday, September 27th launched the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission. (Photo source: ANI) It is being touted as a transformational move that has the potential to take healthcare delivery in India into a new phase of portable patient health records. Prime Minister Narendra Modi through a video … Read more

PM Modi’s birthday should be celebrated as “national unemployment day”: Sitaram Yechury

Slamming BJP for celebrating Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s birthday through three weeks of celebrations, CPI-M Polit Bureau member Sitaram Yechury on Friday said that Modi’s birthday should be celebrated as “national unemployment day.” “The condition of the country is precarious and the unemployment scenario is affecting the youth. The youth are saying that Modi’s birthday … Read more

Foodgrain portrait to sculpture from automobile parts, how India is celebrating PM Modi’s 71st birthday — See pics

Wishes, each more unique than the other, have poured in from all corners for India’s Prime Minister. (Twitter/Anupam Kher) Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrates his birthday today. True to style, Twitter, his favourite microblogging site, has blown up since the morning with #HappyBirthdayModiji the top trend in India. Wishes, each more unique than the other, … Read more