Tag Archives: Narendra Modi

  • 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. ...

  • India looks to ease lockdown even as coronavirus infections jump

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday the country would look to ease a nearly seven-week lockdown aimed at preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus, despite also reporting its biggest single-day jump in cases. ...

  • US panel wants India on religious freedom blacklist

    A US government panel on Tuesday called for India to be put on a religious freedom blacklist over a "drastic" downturn under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, triggering a sharp rebuttal from New Delhi. ...

  • Modi urges citizens to follow lockdown as coronavirus spreads

    PM Narendra Modi urged Indians to comply with a nationwide lockdown and social distancing measures on Sunday, a day after some of the world’s toughest restrictions were eased slightly while cases of COVID-19 continued to mount. ...

  • India extends world’s biggest coronavirus lockdown until 3 May

    India's nationwide coronavirus lockdown, the biggest in the world covering 1.3 billion people, will be extended until May 3, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Tuesday. ...