Minorities safe under Narendra Modi: Alphons

Mr. Alphons said fake videos were being circulated showing that the country was not safe under Mr. Modi. BJP leader and former Union Minister K.J. Alphons on Wednesday said that minorities were safe in the country under Prime Minister Narendra Modi. During the Motion of Thanks on the President’s address, Mr. Alphons asked, “What was […]


Help fulfil the dream of a safe, modern, inclusive nation: PM

Congress missed opportunities to establish true secularism, he tells Lok Sabha Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called upon all parties to move forward together to fulfil the dream of a safe, modern and inclusive country, a call reflected, he said, in the positive mandate that his government received in the last election. He was […]


China, India, Russia consider joint front to counter Trump’s trade war

Leaders of the three countries will hold their second trilateral meet during G-20 summit in Osaka China on Monday confirmed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin will hold their second trilateral summit in Osaka to counter the headwinds of protectionism radiating from the United States. During […]


Ahead of Budget, PM Modi meets economists & industry experts

The theme of the meeting, organised by government think-tank NITI Aayog, was ‘Economic Policy — The Road Ahead’. At a meeting with over 40 top economists, experts and industrialists ahead of the July 5 Union Budget, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the government was strongly committed to economic reforms. The industry, on the […]


Preening nationalism

India has gone from false hopes in 2014 to false pride in 2019 Narendra Modi’s stunning victory in the recent general elections is no doubt a great personal achievement for a leader whose oratorical and political skills (often tinged with a bit of venom) are indeed impressive and matched by indefatigable energy. Of course, he […]