Narendra Modi


Singapore's Tharman Shanmugaratnam exchanges New Year's wishes with Modi

​Singapore's Indian-origin Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for Social Policies Tharman Shanmugaratnam called on Prime Minister...


What PM Modi said when a Twitter user called his pictures meme-worthy

Yesterday’s solar eclipse provided an opportunity to view a celestial phenomenon as well as food for a number of memes.


Anti-CAA protests held in Washington, Chennai, New Delhi

Protests against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act championed by the BJP government continued with a group of Indian-Americans...


Writer Aatish Taseer’s OCI status revoked by Indian government

The revocation comes for not complying with the "very basic requirements" and concealing information, said the Home Ministry.


India rejects RCEP, 15 other nations including Singapore move closer to signing deal

The 15 member nations are working out the final details of the pact without India with a few issues to be resolved early next year with the...


India decides to not join RCEP agreement, says deal 'does not address concerns'

India has reportedly decided to not join the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement over its concerns not being...


Modi calls for FTA rethink, greater links with ASEAN during his Thailand visit

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his four-day trip to Thailand welcomed a decision for a relook at a free trade agreement (FTA)...


3 ways to deepen cooperation between ASEAN and India: PM Lee

Highlighting “good relations and multi-faceted cooperation” between India and Association of South-east Asian Nations (ASEAN) members,...


Modi to attend RCEP, ASEAN-India summits in Thailand

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Thailand from November 2-4 to attend the ASEAN-India summits, East Asia and Regional...


Modi invites NRIs to promote ‘festival tourism’ in India

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during a special Diwali edition of his signature Mann Ki Baat series on Sunday, pitched the idea of...


Prince Charles to visit India next month

Britain’s Prince Charles, the heir to the throne, will make an official visit to India next month with a focus on sustainable markets,...


PM Modi meets Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee, tweets ‘India proud of his accomplishments’

Indian-American Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee and his wife Esther Duflo, who jointly won the Nobel Prize for Economics this year, met...

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With 30 million followers, Modi most popular world leader on Instagram

The growing popularity and social media savviness of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi were further evident after his account crossed 30...


Dutch King and Queen pay respects to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat

The King of the Netherlands, Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima on Monday paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat in New Delhi.


Singapore DPM Heng meets Modi in New Delhi, discusses bilateral ties

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance of Singapore Heng Swee Keat called on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier on Friday...


Winners are the ones who are not afraid to take risks, says Modi at Singapore-India Hackathon 2019

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi encouraged participants at the Singapore-India Hackathon 2019 at IIT-Madras in Chennai on Monday and...

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“World must unite against terrorism”: Modi tells UN General Assembly, doesn’t mention Pakistan

The Prime Minister did not explicitly mention Pakistan but said that there must be more anger globally against what terrorism was doing to...


Prime Minister Modi to address Singapore-India Hackathon 2019 on September 30

The Singapore-India Hackathon, an initiative of prime minister Modi is a first of its kind joint international hackathon between India and...


“Just work it out”, Trump tells India and Pakistan on Kashmir

US President Donald Trump has said that he would do "whatever he can" to settle the dispute over Kashmir between India and Pakistan.


“Golden opportunity to join hands with India”, PM Modi tells investors at Global Business Forum

The Bloomberg Global Business Forum in New York was attended by 42 top CEOs.


Gandhi’s belief in equality resonates with Singapore: PM Lee at UN event

Gandhi’s belief in the “intrinsic equality of every person” resonates with Singapore, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.


Hasan Minhaj explains being barred from ‘Howdy, Modi’ on late night talk show

Indian-American comedian Hasan Minhaj, who hosts the popular Patriot Act show on Netflix, appeared on a late night talk show to relate his...


“Climate change, terrorism or corruption, Gandhiji's ideals are the guiding light”, says Modi

Modi also inaugurated the Gandhi Solar Park at the UN headquarters and released a commemorative stamp issued by the UN.


Prime Minister presents Trump with framed photo from ‘Howdy, Modi’ event

Modi gave Trump the photograph ahead of their bilateral meeting in New York on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session.


Modi and Trump hold bilateral meeting; trade deal soon, says US President

Neither India nor the United States has however given a timeline for the deal.