Narendra Modi

Egypt’s President, India’s PM discuss joint coronavirus efforts

Fri, 17 Apr 2020 - 03:22 GMT

Sisi and Modi agreed on the need for coordination between the two countries in the fields related to fighting the novel COVID-19.

India cuts tax rates on some goods under national sales tax

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 11:49 GMT

India slashed the sales tax rate on over 20 items on Saturday in a move aimed at appealing to traders and the middle class.

India's Modi visits Nepal in bid to counter China influence

Fri, 11 May 2018 - 10:40 GMT

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the construction of a mega hydropower plant during a visit to Nepal Friday.

Faced with Delhi's pollution, India's federal agencies bought air purifiers

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 08:34 GMT

A total of 140 air purifiers were purchased for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's offices and at least six other government agencies.

Abbas outweighs multi-state mediator option in solving Palestinian issue

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 - 11:49 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is considering involving Russia, China, Japan, India and the European Union as new mediators with Israel instead of the U.S

Non-economic messages from Davos

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 - 11:32 GMT

From climate change to counter-terrorism, world leaders had plenty of non-economic messages during the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting 2018 in Davos.

World Economic Forum sees anti-globalisation trend reversal

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 - 11:25 GMT

In a reversal of the recent anti-globalization trend, Modi, Trump, May, Macron, Merkel and Trudeau declared their countries open for business.

Modi declares victory for ruling party in state elections

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 - 12:24 GMT

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared victory Monday in two state elections, including a closely-fought race in his stronghold of Gujarat where the charismatic leader fronted.

Cyclone batters southwestern India coast killing 14, many missing

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 10:25 GMT

Cyclone Ockhi barrelled into the Lakshwadeep islands in southwestern India on Saturday after drenching the neighboring states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

India takes no chances for Ivanka Trump visit

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 - 11:53 GMT

Indian authorities have cleared beggars off the streets and brought in 10,000 extra security forces for Ivanka Trump's biggest foreign mission since.

Indian minister reveals meeting details with President Sisi

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 12:17 GMT

Akbar laid a wreath at the cemetery of Indian soldiers who participated in the Alamein Battle.

et Quote: Narendra Modi

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 - 10:18 GMT

Wisdom of the day by Narendra Modi.

Slowdown-hit Indian economy counts costs of stronger rupee

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 06:06 GMT

India’s stronger currency has become a threat for its growth aspirations, piling pressure on the central bank to aggressively intervene in the foreign exchange

Sixty deaths over 5 days at India hospital without oxygen

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 - 11:22 GMT

At least 60 children have died over five days at a government hospital in northern India that suffered oxygen shortages

Bollywood film spotlights India's toilet shortage

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 - 01:54 GMT

Bollywood may be famous for its blingy song and dance numbers, but a new movie released Friday deals with a distinctly less glamorous subject.

"Toilet: A Love Story": Bollywood spotlights India's sanitation crisis

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 07:42 GMT

Bollywood is bucking the trend of its usual lavish landscaped song-and-dance romantic comedies to take on .

Modi begins first ever Israel visit by an Indian PM

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 - 09:49 GMT

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Israel Tuesday for what he called a "groundbreaking" first ever visit by an Indian premier

Modi seeks to repair Russia ties on Europe tour

Mon, 29 May 2017 - 08:51 GMT

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will seek to repair India's drifting partnership with Russia when he meets President Vladimir Putin this week.