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#DegreeDikhaoPMSaab is Trending on Twitter

This morning Twitter is trending with #DegreeDikhaoPMSaab as many of the twiterati are questioning Prime Minister Narendra Modi to show his degree. Apparently, PMO has refused to share the information about the qualification of PM Modi after an RTI was filed seeking information about his education details. Also read: Xiaomi’s First ‘Made in India’ Smartphone Redmi 2 Prime Launched One tweet ...

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Watch: Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh Offers Heartfelt Condolences to PM Modi

Video gone viral recently of Chhattisgarh’s Chief Minister and BJP (Bharatiya Janta Party) Leader Dr Raman Singh, who offered his heartfelt condolence to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was mistook by people. Accordingly, the footage is of a press meet when the CM paid homage to Gopinath Munde who died few months ago. Apparently, it made rounds on internet today as people ...

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Away in Seoul, Modi Insults India, Like Others

In a shocking reference to Indian dignity and national interest, Prime Minster Narendra Modi’s remarks in China and South Korea that referred to NRIs “feeling ashamed of being born in India” has triggered backlash in the country with the hashtag #ModiInsultsIndia running wild. “Earlier, you felt ashamed of being born Indian. Now you feel proud to represent the country. Indians ...

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World’s Most Followed Leaders on Twitter: Modi Comes Third

Among the world’s top leaders who are followed most on Twitter, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi comes third after US President Barack Obama and the Pope. Twiplomacy Study 2015 showed that Sushma Swaraj is the most followed foreign minister with 2,438,228 followers. She is far ahead of UAE’ Abdullah Bin Zayed (1,608,831) and Turkey’s Mevlut Cavusoglu (376,429). The study, which ...

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India sees Germany as partner in progress, acquiring skills: PM

India considers Germany its preferred partner in developing skills of young Indians, Prime Minister Narendra Modi says, adding his visit and India’s participation at the Hannover Messe was aimed at “realising the immense possibilities that exist between us”. In an Op-Ed piece in Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Modi said on Monday: “My visit to Germany and India’s participation at the Hannover ...

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PM Modi, President Congratulate ISRO for IRNSS-1D Launch

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have congratulated Indian scientists on the successful launch of the country’s fourth navigation satellite, making India proud by joining the rare club of five nations with their own GPS system. In his message to ISRO Chairman A.S. Kiran Kumar, President Mukherjee said: “My heartiest congratulations to you and your entire team at ...

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Railway Budget Reactions at a Glance from Modi to Bansal

Former Congress government’s railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal said the budget presented by Suresh Prabhu was nothing new and repetition of previous budgets presented by him. “It’s repetitive…,” he said pointing out the IT provisions being talked about now that were actually introduced by former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi a long time ago. “It would have been good had he ...

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Taliban frees Alexis Prem Kumar, family elated, thanks Modi

It was a happy Sunday for the family of Father Alexis Prem Kumar when they got news of his release from captivity in Afghanistan after eight months — and from Prime Minister Narendra Modi no less. “We are extremely happy to hear the news. We thank the government of India and the government of Tamil Nadu for taking efforts in ...

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Narendra Modi to flag off 2015 air show in Bangalore today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off South Asia’s biggest air show Wednesday near Bangalore to showcase India’s air prowess and seek investments from global aerospace firms to realise his government’s ‘Make in India’ programme in the strategic defence sector. “Modi will fly to Bangalore early Wednesday to unveil the five-day air show at the Yelahanka base of the Indian Air ...

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Why BJP Lost Delhi? Bedi or No Bedi, defeat was destined

By M.R. Narayan Swamy It will be too tempting to solely blame it all on Kiran Bedi, the BJP’s chief ministerial candidate, for the party’s humiliating rout in Delhi. Nothing can be farther from the truth. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will be committing a blunder if it does not accept the larger ugly reality that the main culprit for ...

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Patna, Feb 9 (IANS) Battle lines were clearly drawn in Bihar Monday as Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi, expelled from the ruling JD-U, sought to prove his majority on the floor of the assembly even as his predecessor Nitish Kumar staked claim to form the government and accused Manjhi of “horse-trading”. Days after Manjhi refused to quit and dug in ...

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Modi Moves Decisively to Replace Sujatha Singh with S. Jaishankar to Head MEA

  Despite rancour and rumbling from the IFS ranks, Narednra Modi government moved decisively to replace Sujatha Singh as Secretary of the Ministry of External Affairs with known successful aspirant S. Jaishankar. What Manmohan Singh government could not do last year despite preference for S. Jaishankar, the Modi government has shown the diplomats who the boss is and what he ...

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As Modi is busy with Obama visit, his look-alike campaigns in Delhi assembly elections

His striking resemblance to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, augmented by a close-cropped grey beard, rimless spectacles and a trademark half-sleeved kurta and Nehru jacket, leaves many Delhiites bewildered as whenever he ventures out a crowd gathers around him requesting for autographs and selfies – while some are left wondering. Fifty-two-year-old Abhinandan Pathak, or as he likes to call himself, Nandan ...

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Modi, US President Obama in ‘Mann ki Baat’: Will it Revive AIR?

For the first time, Indian Prime Minister and the visiting US President, Mr Barack Obama, will share their thoughts together on next episode of “Mann ki Baat” on All India Radio, to be aired on 27 January, 2015, giving a fillip unprecedented. “This month’s Mann Ki Baat episode will be a special one, where our Republic Day guest President Barack ...

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Delhi Assembly Poll 2015: Time for BJP, AAP to Lock Horns

With the declaration of the dates of Delhi Assembly Election by the Chief Election Commission today, now it is time for the national capital to witness the manifestation of one-upmanship by the Modi-led BJP and Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party. While the single phase voting for the upcoming poll is scheduled on February 7 and counting of votes on February 10, ...

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NAMO Stands for ‘No Action, Message Only,’ MODI for ‘Murder Of Democratic India’, Says Jairam Ramesh

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the government system works through ABCD (Avoid, Bypass, Confuse, Delay), Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday criticised that the country has been trapped in a culture of “NAMO” since BJP came into power. Ramesh expanded the abbreviation “NAMO” as “No Action, Message Only.” Criticising the present situation of government system, Modi has ...

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Harley Davidson For Police: People Question ‘Make in India’ Drive, Use of ‘Made in India’ Products

Gujarat Police is now proud of being the first Indian state police to receive the Harley Davidson motorbikes to patrol across the state, leaving the spectators envious. But, the people across the country seem to be unhappy with the same and have raised their voice over PM Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ programme. The model Harley Davidson Street 750, which costs ...

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