Narendra Damodardas Modi is an Indian politician serving as the 14th and current Prime Minister of India since 2014. He was the Chief Minister of Gujarat from 2001 to 2014, and is the Member of Parliament for Varanasi. He will be contesting from the same seat in 2019 loksabha elections. Modi is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), a Hindu nationalist volunteer organisation.
India's Congress party is struggling to forge an opposition alliance to fight a looming election having been rebuffed in the biggest state, Uttar Pradesh, regional party officials say, improving Prime.. Reuters - Published
Former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir joined Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party on Friday, leaving a panel to decide whether to field him as a candidate in the cricket-crazy country's.. Reuters - Published
A high-resolution satellite image reviewed by Reuters shows that a religious school run by Jaish-e-Mohammad in northeastern Pakistan appears to be still standing days after India claimed its warplanes..
U.S. President Donald Trump looked set to open a new front in his trade wars on Monday with a plan to end preferential trade treatment for India that allows duty-free entry for up to $5.6 billion worth..
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday his government had given full freedom to its armed forces "to do what they want," and than India would no longer be "helpless in the wake of terror."..
Pakistan will return a captured pilot "as a peace gesture" to India, Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Thursday, amid efforts by the United States to defuse a crisis between the two nuclear..
According to Reuters, the Kremlin said that Russian President Vladimir Putin told Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a phone call that he hopes for a quick settlement of a crisis between India and..
According to Business Insider, on Tuesday India launched airstrikes across its border with Pakistan in a military escalation following decades of bitter rivalry and a terror attack in Kashmir that left..
Indian jets crossed into Pakistani territory on Tuesday, conducting what one minister said was an air strike on "terror camps," dramatically escalating tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbors who..
Pakistan's foreign minister appealed to the U.N. Secretary General on Tuesday to help ease tension with India that has escalated sharply following a suicide bomb attack in the Indian part of disputed..
India's government says it has "incontrovertible evidence" that a suicide bombing that killed 44 security forces in Kashmir -- the worst attack in decades -- involved rival Pakistan. Michelle Hennessy..
A suicide bomber rams a car into a bus carrying Indian paramilitary police in Kashmir, killing 44 of them in the deadliest attack in decades on security forces in the disputed region, raising tensions..
India's Hindu nationalist-led government pledged 750 billion rupees ($10.56 billion) to support farm incomes and reduced the tax burden for middle class voters on Friday, hoping to find favour with its..
In a series of tweets, she took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his colleagues for calling themselves 'chowkidar' (watchman) and alleged they are not bothered about Rafale files being.. IndiaTimes - Published
In his blog, Arun Jaitley attacked the UPA government for coining the 'Hindu terror' theory and for theorising that the 2002 Godhra train burning incident was not carried out by a mob. The finance.. IndiaTimes - Published
Shatrughan Sinha questioned the practicality of PM Narendra Modi address to 25 lakh chowkidars and added that his “hollow” address “lacked punch and content”. "However Sir, it's not important.. IndiaTimes - Published
The vibrant festival of colours is finally here! Holi is one of the most awaited festivals in India and people absolutely love getting drenched in colours, water and balloons while chanting "Holi Hai.".. DNA - Published
In a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over reports of shrinking workforce, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said his policies have "destroyed" one crore jobs last year and.. IndiaTimes - Published
Congress leader Tariq Anwar courted controversy for his comment on PM Modi. "A person who does not have a progeny cannot take the legacy of the dynasty forward. In every corner of the world, be it any.. IndiaTimes - Published
In an interaction with chowkidars through an audio bridge, PM Modi said "Some people are abusing 'chowkidars', bringing every watchman under cloud. They lack the guts to name me." IndiaTimes - Published
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday hit out at Congress leaders for making "derogatory" remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his blog on dynastic politics. IndiaTimes - Published
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday attacked the Congress over the "dynastic politics" and said that its biggest casualty are the institutions. Taking a dig at the Gandhi family, he said, "When a.. IndiaTimes - Published
There is no “220 club” in BJP which hopes a reduced tally for the party in the Lok Sabha elections could see the emergence of an alternative to PM Narendra Modi and this was mere speculation in.. IndiaTimes - Published
Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday criticised the 108 economists who have questioned the validity of the country’s economic data by suggesting that they were not unbiased academics but a group.. IndiaTimes - Published
The meeting, held in the evening at the party's headquarters here is presided over by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah.Union Minister Arun Jaitley, Union Minister Nitin.. DNA - Published
Intensifying his 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' (I too am watchman) campaign, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on March 31 will interact with people, who have pledged their support to the campaign, from 500 places.. IndiaTimes - Published
Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot also said both democracy and the country were in danger under Modi, who he said would "do anything" to get back to power. People felt he could even go to war with Pakistan to.. IndiaTimes - Published
"Best wishes to Pramod Sawant and his team as they begin their journey towards fulfilling the dreams of the people of Goa. "I am sure they will build on the work done in the last few years and boost.. IndiaTimes - Published
Gandhi has been repeatedly taking a jibe at PM Modi's declaration that he is the chowkidar of the country by instead using the phrase 'chowkidar chor hai' (the watchman himself is the thief) at his.. DNA - Published