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Modi Sermons Fill Wedding Card

A Rajasthan marriage invitation has taken the Internet by storm when it is filled with PM Narendra Modi quotes instead of usual sermons on it. The wedding to be held today at Jhalawar district in Rajasthan has become part of a trend when one slogan of Modi filled some invitation or gift cards recently. The idea from the bridegroom’s uncle, who ...

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India Celebrates 68th Republic Day (Pictures)

India’s Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas and Airborne Early Warning and Control System (AEW&C) developed indigenously made their debut today at the Republic Day parade. Three fighter jets flew at a speed of 780 km per hour in ‘VIC’ formation. India celebrated the 68th Republic Day Parade 2017 in a colourful presentation of its military prowess, accomplishments and display of ...

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TIME Person of Year is Donald Trump, Not Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was voted by readers to be the TIME Magazine’s Person of the Year for the second time after 2014, could not clear the Editors’ Choice for the coveted place as US-President-elect Donald Trump, whose divisive politics reigned the day. Trump joins the ranks of other such leaders in the past such as Adolf Hitler, ...

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Finally India, Japan Sign Nuclear Deal, What Next?

More than six years of nods and disagreements on several clauses of using Japan nuclear technology for reactors in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe signed a deal in Tokyo today. After the deal, Modi said: “The Agreement for Cooperation in Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy marks a historic step in our engagement to build ...

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Suu Kyi Pays First Official Visit as Myanmar Leader

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, the State Counsellor of the Republic of Myanmar, called on President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday (October 18, 2016) as part of her first state visit to India after becoming the country’s leader. Suu Kyi is not new to New Delhi as she studied at LSR College in Delhi before going to ...

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India Welcomes Landmark Carbon Pact by 200 Nations at Kigali

India welcomed the Hydroflurocarbon (HFC) Amendment to the Montreal Protocol, agreed to at the 28th Meeting of Parties at Kigali, Rwanda in a move to make climate change talks more effective and fruitful in the future. The Agreement will lead to a reduction of 0.5 degree in global temp by the end of the century and enable India to achieve the ...

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Rahul Gandhi Turns 46, What Next?

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi turned 46 today, June 19 and among those wished him include Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The nation has taken note of his age hoping that the Congress’s future hope comes out of his handheld political careeer to a real leader of the masses. Modi tweeted:”Birthday wishes to the Congress VP, Shri Rahul Gandhi. May he ...

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What PM Modi Said at IMF Conference Today?

Addressing the IMF conference in New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said Asian people save more traditionally compared to other parts of the world and the future of world economy belongs to them as they have surplus to invest in rejuvenating the global economy, though IMF quotas do not reflect the global economic realities. Change in quotas is an ...

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Nayanatara Sahgal Strongly Defends Kanhaiya Kumar, Says ‘Let’s Speak Out’ Freely

Nehru’s niece and writer Nayantara Sahgal has come out strongly supporting JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar as a befitting match against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in voicing the country’s feelings against the current government and its style of governance. Sahgal said the speech given by Kanhaiya Kumar after his release is electrifying for the entire nation and representing many voices of ...

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CPI Ponders Before Sending Kanhaiya Kumar to Electioneering Amid Threats

With threats of killing and reward on his head looming large, the Leftist parties are cautious to send the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student leader Kanhaiya Kumar to address election meetings in Assam, West Bengal or even Kerala, where it is fighting polls next month for Assembly elections. While another Left party leader and CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury said on ...

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Ex-ISRO Chief Kasturirangan Pitches for Strategic, Sustainable Space Program

Former Indian Space Research Organisation chief K. Kasturirangan has called for a strategic plan in Indian research program that can be wholly indegenous with fewer imported technologies. Addressing students at Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), the former space scientist who headed ISRO for nine years as chairman from 1994 to 2003, said long-term sustainability is key to India’s progress ...

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103rd Indian Science Congress: PM Modi to Open in Mysore Today

Fresh after Goa session of Indian Science Congress that had sent out signals of renewal of ancient Hindu science leads including Pushpak Vimana controversy to Plastic Surgery, Indian scientists will meet this year in Mysore today, Sunday Jan. 3 with focus on market-oriented “Make in India” program. Live streaming of 103rd Indian Science Congress is available on ipomo app at ...

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Modi’s Christmas Surprise to Pakistan: Just Land in Lahore to Greet Nawaz Sharif

In a Christmas surprise, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed in Lahore unscheduled and met his counterpart Nawaz Sharif to greet him on his birthday on Friday, sending shockwaves among the diplomats and countrymen including the opposition. Modi was on his return trip to Delhi from Kabul when he tweeted that he would land in Lahore, despite greeting Sharif on ...

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Torrential Rains Hit Chennai, Flights Cancelled, PM Calls up Jayalalithaa

As torrential rains hit Chennai since yesterday, all flights to and from Chennai airport have been cancelled, said Deepak Shastri, director of the airport, adding that the floodwaters have reached the level of undercarriage of aircraft. Since flights cannot take off unless the water levels recede, he said it could take few more days. Even city-based local trains and inter-state ...

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