Tag Archives: Narendra Modi

  • Dalai Lama wants to meet PM Modi soon, says Penpa Tsering

    President of Tibetan government-in-exile Penpa Tsering on Wednesday said that religious leader Dalai Lama wants to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi if the COVID-19 situation becomes better. ...

  • Coronavirus: Crowds without masks in hill stations, markets cause for concern, says PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said it is a matter of concern that big crowds are thronging hill stations and market areas without masks and social distancing. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal Meaning of Modi’s Dalai Lama birthday wish

    With that one single Tweet Modi readjusted India's position, and asserted India's rightful place in the scheme of the new geopolitics in the region. ...

  • Indian PM Modi wishes Dalai Lama on his 86th birthday

    In a rare action by any Indian leader, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi has greeted Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on his birthday, in a tweet saying "spoke on phone to His Holiness the DalaiLama to convey greetings". ...

  • Dalai Lama turns 86; Tibetans pray for his long life

    Tibetans around the world marked the 86th birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, but without the usual pomp and pageantry due to Coronavirus restrictions. In Dharamshala, a modest official ceremony was held following Covid protocols. ...

  • Global freedom watchdog report downgrades India from ‘free’ to ‘partly free’

    Washington-based noted think tank Freedom House has demoted India’s freedom score from “free” to “partly free”, saying rights and civil liberties “have been eroding since Narendra Modi became Prime Minister in 2014”. ...

  • Indian PM Modi takes Covid-19 vaccine shot at AIIMS in Delhi

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was vaccinated against Covid-19 Monday, but a glitch in an online booking system meant thousands were turned away from hospitals across the country. ...

  • Angry farmers storm India’s Red Fort in challenge to Modi

    Tens of thousands of farmers marched and drove tractors into India’s capital on Tuesday, breaking through police barricades to storm the historic Red Fort — a deeply symbolic act that revealed the scale of their challenge to Modi. ...

  • Modi woos global investors as economy shows signs of recovery

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged global investors on Thursday to invest in the country’s infrastructure and manufacturing sector as his government aims to bolster the economy amid some signs of recovery. ...

  • Farmers protest across India against new agricultural bills

    Angry farmers took to the streets and blocked roads and railways across India on Friday, intensifying protests over major new farming legislation they say will benefit only big corporates. ...