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Republic Day: Colourful Photos from Rajpath Showcase India’s Culture, Might

As Presidents of India and France viewed the Republic day parade, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has conveyed Republic Day greetings to all Indians, before the event. “Republic Day greetings to all my fellow Indians. सभी देशवासियों को गणतंत्र दिवस की शुभकामनाएं…जय हिन्द”, the Prime Minister said. Modi has paid tributes to all, who framed Indian Constitution. Prime Minister also saluted ...

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PM congratulates Sundar Pichai, new Google CEO

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated IIT-Kanpur alumnus Sundar Pichai on being appointed the Chief Executive Officer of Google Inc. “Congratulations Sundar Pichai. My best wishes for the new role at Google,” the Prime Minister said.   Born in Chennai in 1972, Pichai did his Bachelor of Engineering degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur)in Metallurgical Engineering ...

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Bahubali Part 2 Production Starts in September; Box Office at Rs 435 Crore in 18 Days

SS Rajamouli’s Mangum-opus “Bahubali- the Beginning” has become the third in the list of all-time highest grosser Indian films worldwide, breaking the life-time gross collection record of Shah Rukh Khan’s “Chennai Express” (₹423 crore), earning Rs 435 crore in just 18 days. This is the biggest business for a South Indian movie. Now, lead actor Prabhas has confirmed that the part ...

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Digital India week: Top 5 Remarks by PM

Opening the Digital India Week today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said cyber-crime poses a global threat though a "bloodless war," and called upon the nation’s IT community to serve the entire world by building credible cyber-security systems. The Prime Minister also exhorted the captains of India’s IT industry to boost production of electronic devices and goods in the country, as ...

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ISRO Successfully Tests Cryogenic Engine for Next Generation Heavyload Launch Vehicle GSLV Mark III

Indian space agency ISRO successfully tested indigenous cryogenic engine of 4-tonne capacity on Tuesday at Mahendragiri Propulsion Complex in Tamil Nadu, making it viable to send heavy load  satellites weighing up to 4 tonnes now. Congratulating the Indian Space Research Organisation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in his Twitter message: “The engine tested today will enable us to put satellites ...

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India Dispatches Emergency Relief Supplies to Quake-hit Nepal

In the wake of a major earthquake that has devastated Nepal and affected many parts of India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday directed immediate dispatch of emergency relief and rescue teams, including medical help to Nepal and the Indian border areas where the impact was felt severely today. Chairing a high-level meeting to review the situation following the massive ...

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Swine flu death toll touches 703; PM directs proper treatment

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday has asked health officials to ensure necessary treatment and adequate medicines for swine flu patients while affected states have been offered central assistance even as the death toll due to the disease reached 703. A high-level meeting, chaired by Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth, was convened here to review the situation and address issues like shortage ...

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PM opens Centre for Nano Science Engineering at IISc

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday inaugurated the Centre for Nano Science Engineering at the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore after opening the Aero Show 2015 in the morning at Yelahanka. The new nano centre is designed to provide research and technology leadership in the areas of nano-electronics and nanotechnology, key to the “Make in India” initiative in the ...

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Tweets Galore Follow India Win Over Pakistan in World Cup

Congratulations poured in on social media as soon as India beat arch rival Pakistan in a World Cup pool match, with President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the nation in immediately tweeting their compliments. A number of other cricketers, political leaders and Bollywood celebrities also took to the micro-blogging site to record their delight as India, which ...

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102nd Indian Science Congress Begins; ‘Scientists Placed India at World’s Forefront’, Says PM

The five-day 102nd Indian Science Congress (ISC) was inaugurated in Mumbai by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday amid high praise for the country’s scientists who he said “have placed us at the forefront of the world in many areas.” Addressing the Indian Science Congress 2015, Modi said, “Whenever the world shut its door on us, our scientists responded with ...

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Contradictory statements on petrol hike by Pranab in Delhi, PM at G20 summit

The Indian government has come under unprecedented criticism over its unilateral hike in petrol price, with allies in the coalition government like Trinamul threatening to quit, while the judiciary, for the first time, intervened. The most intriguing defence of the decision came from none other than the finance minister who said the decision was taken by the petroleum companies and ...

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