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PM Modi slams Opposition's Parliament protests, says insult to Constitution, democracy, public

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday once again slammed the Opposition's relentless protests in Parliament, calling it an "insult" to "Parliament", "Constitution", "democracy" and "public".

PM Narendra Modi launches digital payment solution e-RUPI

New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi launched digital payment solution e-RUPI, a person and purpose specific digital payment solution, today via video conference. e-RUPI is a cashless and contactless instrument for digital payment.

PM Modi links India's Tokyo Olympics success to Amrut Mahotsav

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday linked India's success at Tokyo Olympics 2020 with the beginning of the Amrut Mahotsav, which is celebrated in August.

'Cadre' Mamata drafts in Congress with other Opposition to challenge BJP in 2024

Trashing her pre-2019 dream to build a federal front to challenge Prime Minister Narendra Modi politically, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who runs powerful regional satrap Trinamool Congress (TMC), preferred to keep herself low profile in her recently-concluded Delhi trip, where she met a number of Congress leaders besides two regional politicians with an aim to oust the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in 2024 General Elections.

President Kovind greets students in Kashmiri

Srinagar/IBNS: ‘Mei sapaz khushi tuhi meelith’ (I feel happy to meet you all) - this is how President Ram Nath  Kovind began his speech at the convocation ceremony of the University of Kashmir Tuesday, as he noted that Kashmir’s spiritual and cultural influence has an imprint all across India.

Modi announces 27 per cent quota for OBCs, 10 per cent for Economically Weaker Sections in medical courses

New Delhi/IBNS: In a significant step ahead of polls in various states, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday announced a 27 per cent quota for Other Backward Classes (OBCs) and 10 per cent for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) in medical courses.

I am nobody alone, Opposition should unite to defeat Modi: Mamata after meeting Sonia, Rahul

New Delhi/IBNS: Snubbing her national political ambition, if at all any, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday once again appealed to all opposition forces to unite to oust the Modi government in 2024 polls, meeting Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi and top leader Rahul Gandhi here.

Opposition 'unites' against Modi govt on Pegasus, Rahul trades 'anti-national' charge against Centre

New Delhi/IBNS: Disperate opposition forces sans the Trinamool Congress (TMC) Wednesday came together outside Parliament to corner the Modi government on the Pegasus spyware issue, which has turned out to be a new political flash point.

Mamata Banerjee to meet Sonia Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi today

New Delhi/IBNS: In a bid to give fuel to the Opposition unity to take on Modi in 2024 polls, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will Wednesday hold meetings with Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo Arvind Kejriwal separately in the national capital.

President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi condole death of 18 people in Barabanki road mishap

New Delhi/Barabanki: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condoled the loss of lives in the road mishap in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki region.

Under the PMJAY Health Scheme, 47.9 lakh health cards issued in J&K

Srinagar/IBNS: The Jammu and Kashmir Health department till now has issued over 47.9 lakh ‘golden cards’ under the ‘Ayushman Bharat-PMJAY-Sehat’ scheme to provide a yearly health insurance cover of up to rupees five lakh, the centre revealed in its official document.

Mamata Banerjee meets PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday met PM Narendra Modi here when the issues related to COVID-19 and vaccine were discussed.

Expose Opposition: PM Modi tells BJP MPs on Parliament disruption

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday asked the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MPs to expose the Opposition for disrupting normal businesses in Parliament during the ongoing monsoon session, media reports said.

Mamata Banerjee to meet PM Modi, Congress leaders in Delhi today

New Delhi/IBNS: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is on a Delhi tour, will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and three senior Congress leaders in the national capital Tuesday.

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Narendra Modi pays tributes to soldiers

New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi on Monday paid rich tributes to the soldiers who lost their lives defending India during the 1999 war in Kargil.