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Real history lives in art, culture, says Narendra Modi

Politics is transitory, PM says while dedicating restored buildings in Kolkata Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said historians had reduced the history of India to a “struggle for power, succession wars and violence related to it” but ignored the crucial issue of the how the people had dealt with those “tumultuous times”. Mr Modi, […]

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Innovate, patent, produce, prosper: Modi at Indian Science Congress

Speaking at the inauguration of the 107th Indian Science Congress in Bengaluru, the Prime Minister said, “India’s growth story depends on its success in the science and technology sector. There is a need to transform the landscape of Indian science, technology and innovation.” Iterating the importance of technology in development, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on […]

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At UN General Assembly, Narendra Modi calls for unity against terror

Prime Minister’s speech highlights development and environment at the 74th session of United Nations General Assembly. In an address to the 74th session of the UN General Assembly that combined elements of a campaign speech and a call to action, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday showcased his government’s developmental and environmental record, and set […]

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Ties with Japan will grow stronger, says Narendra Modi

Says there is respect for each other’s culture and civilisation and a sense of belonging and goodwill Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that ties between India and Japan had become stronger from the time the two countries cooperated to make a car to coming together to manufacture a bullet train. Addressing the Indian […]

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Narendra Modi to chair NITI Aayog meeting

The meeting, to be held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, will be the first after the re-election of Mr. Modi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the fifth meeting of the Governing Council of the NITI Aayog on Saturday. The key issues that will be discussed are rainwater harvesting, the drought situation and relief measures, the […]

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India asks Pakistan to exempt Narendra Modi’s flight

Detour will take 8 hours to Bishkek. India has requested Pakistan that Prime Minister Narendra Modi be allowed to fly through its airspace to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) meeting in Kyrgyzstan’s capital, Bishkek, on June 13 and 14 despite the restrictions it had imposed on flights from and through the country, according to […]