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‘Intellectual dishonesty’, ‘political deceit’: PM Modi slams Opposition over farm reforms criticism

The ruling BJP has said that several opposition parties, including the Congress, had promised similar farm reforms that the Modi government has enacted but are now backing protests against the new laws for selfish political reasons. Accusing the opposition of “intellectual dishonesty” and “political deceit” over its criticism of his government’s three farm laws, Prime […]

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Modi to meet Kamala Harris; Japanese, Australian PMs today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday is scheduled to have as many as eight meetings, including with Vice President Kamala Harris, on the first working day of his current United States trip. Apart from meeting Harris at the White House, the Prime minister will have two bilateral meetings with his Australian and Japanese counterparts — […]

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‘Garbage mountains’ in cities to be removed: PM Narendra Modi

The Swachh Bharat Mission 2.0 intends to make India’s cities garbage-free. AMRUT 2.0 aims at ramping up sewage treatment as well as providing 100 per cent water supply coverage to all households. The “mountains of garbage” in Indian cities will be wiped out, Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised Friday as he launched the second phases […]

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Pak-based terror came up in all of Modi’s meetings: Shringla

In all meetings of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, beginning with the United States leadership, there was a ‘suo moto’ recognition of the concerns that Pakistan has both supported and nurtured cross-border terrorism, including in and from Afghanistan, Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said on Saturday. Speaking at a press conference after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s […]

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‘When India grows, world grows’: Modi at UNGA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that when Indians make progress, it also gives an impetus to the development of the world as its growth is linked with the globe. Addressing the 76th United Nations General Assembly session in New York, Prime Minister Modi said that today, every sixth person in the world is […]

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Quad to act as a force for global good: Modi

U.S. President hosts first in-person Quad summit at the White House. Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with his counterparts from Australia and Japan on September 24 attended the first in-person summit of Quad leaders hosted by U.S. President Joe Biden and said that he firmly believed that the grouping of four democracies would act as […]

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Mutual vaccine recognition eases international travel: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday that international travel should be made easier through mutual recognition of vaccine certificates, amid several countries adopting different sets of rules to allow foreigners to enter their territory in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. In his video remarks at the Global COVID Summit hosted by US President […]