Stories By Avneet Arora
126 Nov 2014 Wed
Observers said the Prime Minister, who marks six months in office on Wednesday (Nov 26), has fared well on most grounds, and one of the high points has been Narendra Modi’s interactions with other world leaders.
224 Nov 2014 Mon
The Narendra Modi government is looking to push the Insurance Bill as well as the Goods and Service Tax Bill in the session.
324 Nov 2014 Mon
The Modi government has created a ministry to promote Yoga and Ayurvedic therapies across the globe. But the move has prompted the question - does India really need a separate Yoga Ministry or should it concentrate its efforts on strengthening its own domestic healthcare system?
422 Nov 2014 Sat
Two years after a 23-year-old student was gang-raped and later died from her injuries in New Delhi, commuters are asking whether public outrage and stricter rape laws have made India a safer place for female travellers.
514 Nov 2014 Fri
Experts are concerned that more Indian children, some as young as 10 years old, are being diagnosed with the disease.
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Besides taking up issues related to energy and security, Narendra Modi will focus on efforts to boost global economic growth during the G20 summit in Brisbane.
707 Nov 2014 Fri
Reports indicated that India might be set for a cabinet reshuffle next week - with Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar likely to be the new defence minister, and an expansion of the 45-member cabinet.
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India's capital New Delhi is set for fresh state elections, after being without a government for almost nine months.
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has ordered government officials to forgo the luxury of flying first class and avoid holding conferences at five-star hotels as part of his austerity drive.
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Parts of Tamil Nadu in India's south have been enduring protests, strikes and bouts of violence after a ruling on Thursday which saw a Sri Lankan court sentence five Indian fishermen to death for drug trafficking.