Category: India Politics

India’s top court says national anthem not mandatory at cinemas

Published: January 10, 2018 STORY: India’s Supreme Court on Tuesday (January 09) reversed its previous ruling that made it mandatory for cinemas to play the national...

PM Modi casts his vote to protect home base in western India

Published: December 14, 2017 STORY: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday (December 14) cast his vote in the second and final phase of assembly elections in...

Work hard to ensure 21st century belongs to India, says PM Modi

Published: November 13, 2017 STORY: Indian Prime minister Narendra Modi on Monday (November 13) urged the Indian community in Philippines to work together to make the...

India’s Modi says new scheme to benefit farmers, generate jobs

Published: November 3, 2017 STORY: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday (November 03) said with a recently launched national level programme, his government...

India’s Rahul Gandhi hits out at PM for GST’s hasty implementation

Published: October 4, 2017 STORY: India’s main opposition Congress party leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday (October 04) hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led...

PM Modi lays foundation stone of AIIMS in northern India

Published: October 3, 2017 STORY: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday (October 03) laid foundation stone for series of development projects in the northern...

India’s Modi says his BJP focuses only on development, not on vote bank politics

Published: September 25, 2017 STORY: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday (September 23) said his ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) does not believe in vote...

Afghanistan foreign minister arrives in New Delhi to co-chair strategic meet

Updated: Sep 11, 2017 11:20 STORY: Afghanistan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani arrived in New Delhi on Sunday (September 10) to co-chair the Indo-Afghan strategic...

Nepali PM rakes up militancy at BIMSTEC inaugural

STORY: Militancy continues to be the latest threat to peace, democracy and development, said Nepali Prime Minister, Sher Bahadur Deuba, on Thursday (August 10). Deuba...

Indian foreign minister arrives in Nepal for BIMSTEC summit, meets PM Deuba

STORY: Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived in Nepal on Thursday (August 10) on a two-day visit to participate in the 15th BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for...