Tag: PM Modi

PM Modi, FM & Investment: Can investor confidence be won over a Budget?

Bhagyashree Pande   These are some prominent reasons why private investors continue to be wary of the government. This government would do well to look at the 80’s and 90’s of the 20th Century, when most investments took place in India. What the government in those days did well to inspire investor confidence. For beginners

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Pakistan will soon blow up into pieces says Baloch freedom fighter

  25-year-old Mazdak Dilshad Baloch appears much more assured and confident than his age. Living in Canada since 2014, Mazdak and his wife arrived in India a few months ago to build public opinion in favour of freedom struggle for Balochistan. He spoke to Shitanshu Shekhar Shukla in an exclusive interview. Edited excerpts: Are you

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People’s involvement can bring change in Rural India – PM Modi

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Prime Minister’s Rural Development Fellows Scheme (PMRDF) is a platform for establishing people’s involvement in Rural India to bring about much needed reforms and change — was PM Modi’s central point of focus, when he interacted with more than 200 youths working in rural development initiatives, under the umbrella of

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3 states, 3 days — PM sets off to Assam, AP and Odisha

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today begin his three-day visit to the states of Assam, Andhra Pradesh and Odisha where he is expected to participate in various events like inauguration of petrochem projects, adressing tea estate workers, attending an Annual conference at Sibasagar, inaugurating South Asian games, gracing the maritime

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Labour reforms thru’ consolidation of laws and consensus building – PM Modi

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Prime Minister emphasized on labour reforms through consensus building and consolidation of labour laws, and assured progress on the reform path while assuring central trade unions to have faith in the ‘minimum government, maximum governance’ motto of his government. PM Modi was speaking at the inagural function of a newly-constructed

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EDF signs preliminary deal to build six nuclear reactors in India

Newsroom24x7 Desk Paris : Électricité de France, the French electric utility company, largely owned by the French state, headquartered in Paris, has signed a preliminary agreement with Nuclear Power Corp of India Ltd (NPCIL) to build six nuclear reactors at Jaitapur, in the west of India. A transfer of project mid-way, this nuclear reactor project

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French connection – President Francois Hollande reaches India for Republic Day celebrations

Newsroom24x7 Desk Chandigarh : French President Francois Hollande has arrived in India on his three-day visit to the country, during which he would be attending the Republic Day Parade as the Chief Guest and would grace the occasion. On his arrival in Chandigarh, Hollande was greeted to a  thick security blanket which had been thrown in and

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BJP re-elects Amit Shah as party President for a new term

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : The present President of BJP (Bhartiya Janata Party), Amit Shah has been re-elected as Party President for a fresh term of three years. Shah had taken up the post in 2014, when present Home Minister, then party President Rajnath Singh had vacated the seat mid-term and handed over the reins

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Varanasi update – Security rings high alert as PM sets off to his constituency

Newsroom24x7 Desk Varanasi : Security has been beefed up to utmost level available within the country’s administrative limit as Prime Minister Narendra Modi is visiting his constituency on the soil of river Ganges, the city of Varanasi. An unprecedented security arrangement has been put in place for PM’s scheduled visit to his parliamentary electoral base-camp

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Sharif hails Modi’s gesture, says the two countries cannot live as enemies

Newsroom24x7 Desk Islamabad : Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has described his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi’s last week’s visit to Lahore as a good will gesture and called for the two countries to set aside their hostilities.’The Indian Prime Minister came to Lahore and spent a few hours with us. It was high time that two

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PM Modi lands in Pakistan on a surprise visit, PM Sharif welcomes him at Lahore Airport

Newsroom24x7 Desk Lahore : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has landed in Pakistan on a surprise visit to meet his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif. PM Modi made this special detour while returning from Afghanistan. He took the two countries by surprise when he tweeted about the visit regarding his stopover. PM Modi was on his way back to

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PM Modi meets President Putin and discusses India-Russia ties

Newsroom24x7 Desk Russia : Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Russia and was welcomed to a grand red-carpet reception at the airport. This event was followed by a private dinner hosted for the Indian PM by his Russian counterpart President Vladimir Putin. PM Modi met President Putin and discussed about the India-Russia ties, during his two-day

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India bets on International Solar alliance in Paris

Newsroom24x7 Desk Paris : Monday today will mark as a day of new page in the history of India-France collaborative efforts in the field of solar energy, as French President Francois Hollande and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch an international solar alliance aimed at eventually bringing clean and affordable solar energy within the

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Parliament’s Winter session pot begins to simmer on debate heat

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : As day 2 of this session of Parliament begins its work, it is expected to be a carry forward of discussions which began yesterday, The winter session of parliament began to simmer on debate heat from its day 1, as ruling government and opposition began on high pitch and issues

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