Tag Archives: Narendra Modi

  • Dalai Lama expresses condolences over Pranab Mukherjee’s death

    Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama expressed his condolences over the death of former President Pranab Mukherjee, praising him for living a meaningful life. ...

  • India to invest $1.46 trillion to lift virus-hit economy

    India’s prime minister said Saturday his country has done well in containing the coronavirus pandemic and announced $1.46 trillion in infrastructure projects to boost the sagging economy. ...

  • Wait of centuries is over, Modi says, as Ayodhya temple construction begins

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched the construction of a Hindu temple on a site that has been contested by Muslims for decades in a dispute that has sparked some of India’s bloodiest communal violence. ...

  • PM Modi to attend temple groundbreaking at disputed site

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend a groundbreaking ceremony next week for a Hindu temple on a disputed site in northern India where a 16th century mosque was torn down by Hindu hard-liners in 1992. ...

  • Modi rallies troops at China border, as Beijing urges caution

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew on Friday into the northern border region where Indian and Chinese troops are locked in a stand-off, and said the military stood ready to defend his country. ...

  • Norbu Tsering Time for India to change its policy on Tibet

    If any country has clear justifiable reasons to support Tibet, it is India. Tibet has a long period of shared cultural history with India. ...

  • Modi says there was no border intrusion in deadly clash with China

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi appeared to downplay a clash with Chinese troops in a disputed Himalayan region that left 20 Indian soldiers dead and more than 70 injured, saying on Friday there had been no intrusion across his country. ...

  • PM Modi says India wants peace with China, but will give a fitting reply if provoked

    India on Wednesday made it clear that it will not back away from its demand that Chinese troops withdraw from its territory as it readied for a deterioration in ties, with Beijing sticking to its encroachment of Indian territory. ...

  • NS Venkataraman India has no option but to resist greedy and ruthless Chinese government

    it is obvious now that India has no option other than resisting China, and making China realize that India is not a country that China can take for granted. ...

  • PM Modi announces $266 billion to boost pandemic-hit economy

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that India would provide 20 trillion rupees ($266 billion) in fiscal and monetary measures to support an economy battered by a sweeping weeks-long lockdown to fight the novel coronavirus. ...