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UNGA address, dinner with Obama: PM has 35 engagements in US

Saturday, September 27th, 2014
 UNGA address, dinner with Obama: PM has 35 engagements in US New Delhi, September 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a packed schedule of 35 engagements, including an address to the UN General Assembly and a much-anticipated summit meeting with US President Barack Obama, during his Sep 26-30 visit to the US. Modi, who would be observing the nine-day Navratri fast ...

India rejects ‘untenable comments’ by Sharif on J&K in UN

Saturday, September 27th, 2014
India rejects 'untenable comments' by Sharif on J&K in UN New Delhi, September 27 : India has strongly rejected the "untenable comments" made by Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Jammu and Kashmir in the UNGA, asserting that the people of the state have peacefully chosen their destiny in accordance with universally accepted democratic principles. Exercising its Right of Reply on ...

India will be open and friendly for business, ideas: Modi

Friday, September 26th, 2014
India will be open and friendly for business, ideas: Modi New Delhi , September 26 : Asserting that there is a "high tide of hope for change" in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the country will be open and friendly for business and ideas to make it a new global manufacturing hub. "We will create world-class infrastructure ...

Cabinet unanimously passes resolution lauding ISRO

Thursday, September 25th, 2014
 Cabinet unanimously passes resolution lauding ISRONew Delhi, September 25 : The Cabinet passed a unanimous resolution on Wednesday lauding the efforts of scientists and engineers of ISRO for the success of Mars Orbiter Mission 'Mangalyaan'. "The Cabinet passed a unanimous resolution, warmly complimented and praised the extraordinary effort of the scientists and engineers of India who ...

Border stand-off: India, China to hold flag meeting today

Thursday, September 25th, 2014
Border stand-off: India, China to hold flag meeting today New Delhi, September 25 : Amid a continuing stand-off at the border, India and China will hold a flag meeting on Thursday in Chushul in Ladakh to address the issue. As the two sides hold the flag meeting on Chinese request, India has demanded restoration of "pre-September 10" situation in Chumar ...

Cabinet nod to 5-year-long ‘Swachh Bharat’ mission

Thursday, September 25th, 2014
 Cabinet nod to 5-year-long 'Swachh Bharat' missionNew Delhi, September 25 : Government on Wednesday gave its nod to the five-year-long "Swachh Bharat" programme to eliminate open defecation and construction of individual and community toilets across the country. The Union Cabinet also approved setting up of Clean Ganga Fund with voluntary contributions from citizens, NRIs and Person of ...

PM to launch ‘Make in India’ campaign today

Thursday, September 25th, 2014
PM to launch 'Make in India' campaign todayNew Delhi, September 25 : Seeking to make the country a global manufacturing hub, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to launch the ambitious 'Make in India' campaign in the presence of global and domestic CEOs on Thursday. Through the campaign, Modi plans to roll out a red carpet in order ...

UNGA address, dinner with Obama: PM has 35 engagements …

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
UNGA address, dinner with Obama: PM has 35 engagements ...New Delhi , September 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a packed schedule of 35 engagements, including an address to the UN General Assembly and a much-anticipated summit meeting with US President Barack Obama, during his Sep 26-30 visit to the US. Modi, who would be observing the nine-day Navratri ...

Mangalyaan enters Martian orbit; India scripts space history

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
Mangalyaan enters Martian orbit; India scripts space historyNew Delhi , September 24 : ISRO's Mars Orbiter Insertion on Wednesday was a resounding success, making India the first country to be successful in its maiden Mars mission. Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated ISRO's scientists and addressed the country on the historic ocassion. In the final lap, the operation is ...

Mangalyaan: India set to create history

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
 Mangalyaan: India set to create historyNew Delhi, September 23 : India's maiden Mars mission was on course to reaching the Red Planet's orbit that could create history as the spacecraft's main engine was successfully fired on Monday in the first test of its last crucial manoeuvre in search for evidence of life. The 440 Newton Liquid ...
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