New Delhi sources have stated that concerned about the slowdown in the economy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and other top officials to take stock of the situation and discuss remedial measures to bolster growth.
New Delhi sources have stated that if you a frequent train traveler, you must have witnessed those tiresome fights over berths and stretched sleep time. In its effort to provide a comfortable travel to its passengers and put an end to those unnecessary quarrels that break out due to oversleeping passengers on different berths, the Railways has decided to reduce the official sleeping hours in its trains by an hour.
Sources have stated that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the erstwhile firebrand Hindutva poster boy, has started to flex his ‘iron fist’ and revive his image as a hard taskmaster with regards to dealing with criminals and antisocial elements, even as he completes six months in office next week.
Sources have reported that Japan's government and its rail companies lobbied the U.S. for years to sell their bullet train technology and found little success. Finally, there's an international buyer, which is India. As per report India is poised to become the first to import the iconic 'Shinkansen' bullet-train technology after Japan's near neighbor Taiwan, and that will be a highlight of India's infrastructure upgrade program.
New Delhi sources have stated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a students' convention to mark the 125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's Chicago address and BJP ideologue Deendayal Upadhyaya's centenary celebrations. The theme of the convention is 'Young India, New India'. The event is being organized by the Deendayal Research Institute (DRI) and supported by the Culture Ministry.
Lucknow sources have reported that Uttar Pradesh government has transferred 36 IAS officers, appointing Anup Chandra Pandey as the new Industrial and Infrastructure Development Commissioner. Moreover prominent among those transferred included Member Judicial (Revenue Board) Lalit Verma, who has been made Additional Chief Secretary General Administration, while Alok Tandon who was on wait list has been made CEO Noida and MD Noida Metro Corporation.
Lucknow sources have stated that after Union Minister, Rajnath Singh and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath flagged off the first phase of the Lucknow Metro and they were given their first ride by two women drivers, Pooja and Priyanka. Meanwhile the locomotive pilots were among 19 women who were recruited by Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC).
Myanmar sources have stated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 5 arrived here on his first bilateral visit to Myanmar to chart out a roadmap for closer cooperation in areas like security and counter-terrorism. Modi tweeted soon after his arrival that "Landed in Naypyitaw, marking the start of his Myanmar visit. He will join a wide range of programs during his visit to Myanmar".
Xiamen sources have stated that BRICS leaders at a summit in China strongly condemned and named in a declaration, for the first time, Pakistan-based terror groups like Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad and the Haqqani network. Currently Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Xiamen in China for the 2017 BRICS Summit.
Lucknow sources have stated that a doctor was arrested from Gorakhpur today in connection with the deaths of over 60 children in BRD Medical College and Hospital last month. Sources have stated that Dr Kafeel Khan was in-charge of the encephalitis ward at the Baba Raghav Das hospital, where more than 60 children died in a span of five days, allegedly due to shortage of oxygen cylinders.
New Delhi sources have stated that the Delhi Assembly on Friday passed a resolution demanding 85% reservation in the recruitment of guest and permanent teachers for those graduating from universities in Delhi. Replying to a discussion on the resolution moved by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator Madanlal, Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia said they would have to change the current recruitment rules and to do this it may even take eight months.
Washington sources have stated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a "true friend" with whom he had "important strategic issues to discuss," US President Donald Trump tweeted yesterday as the PM arrived in Washington DC for their first bilateral meeting on Monday.
Washington sources have stated that the United States is looking forward to strengthen ties with India, the Trump Administration has said, ahead of the first meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump next week. PM Modi and Mr. Trump are scheduled to meet at the White House on Monday.
Sources from Assam have stated that a tribal woman from Assam has moved a court accusing Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Assam Lok Sabha MP Ram Prasad Sarma of posting her nude photograph in social media, taken during a protest in Guwahati ten years ago.
New Delhi sources have reported that by ignoring rain and wet ground, Prime Minister Narendra Modi rolled out his yoga mat at Lucknow's Ambedkar Sabha Sthal to lead the celebrations on the 3rd International Yoga Day. Around 45,000 people attended the event, among them Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and key ministers of his cabinet.
Sources have stated that Governor Kovind, 71, who comes from Kanpur, is a Dalit and therefore will expand the BJP's outreach to the community after it delivered so well in the recent Uttar Pradesh election. It was stated that the choice displays Modi and Shah's penchant for pulling off "spectacular surprises" such as the appointment of Yogi Adityanath as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister.
Sources from New York have stated that the meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump would set the tone and framework for the bilateral relationship which is going forward and the two leaders will get to know about each other.
As per report from sources it was stated that the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD) had always been helping the differently-abled, providing assistive devices to visually impaired and physically disabled through Assistance to Disabled Persons for Purchase/Fitting of Aids/Appliances (ADIP) scheme.
New Delhi sources have stated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 26th will hold talks with the US President Donald Trump on a range of issues, including India's concerns over possible changes in H1B visa rules and terrorism, in their first bilateral meeting after the new administration took over in the US.
Sources have reported that first issues on which the positions of India and China are still divergent such as India seeking membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) or India's bid to get the UNSC to list Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed leader Masood Azhar as a global terrorist were not allowed to dominate and disturb the talks.
New Delhi sources have stated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Washington DC on June 25-26 at the invitation of US President Donald Trump, the government said today. The two leaders will hold their first bilateral talks on June 26.
Sources have stated that weekend get-together with friends at Warehouse Cafe in Connaught Place turned out to be a nightmare for a group of eight after they got stuck in the lift at the restaurant for over three hours. When the efforts of the restaurant staff and service manager failed to get them out of the lift for two hours, the guys stuck inside called up the police in a state of panic.
Lucknow sources have stated that three days after 12 students were arrested by the Lucknow police for showing black flags and holding up the convoy of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath at a Lucknow University function, they continue to remain in jail. A local court in Lucknow has rejected their bail application and sent the 11 to two weeks of judicial custody triggering protests.
Sources from Jerusalem have stated that a big fillip to already robust bilateral relations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to land in Israel on July 4 on a three day visit, the first by an Indian prime minister to the Jewish state.
Sources have stated that in April this year, when Maharashtra Chief Minister, Devendra Fadnavis went on record to say farm loan waiver cannot be a lasting solution to make farmers debt-free. Instead, higher capital investments in agriculture adequately backed by water and power supplies over a long period will bring greater economic stability to small and marginal farmers, Fadnavis said.
Sources from New Delhi have stated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and China's President Xi Jinping are expected to meet on the sidelines of SCO summit in Astana this week.The meeting is expected to help bridge the increasing gap in ties between the two nations, which has grown fast over issues like One Belt, One Road or the OBOR project and China's opposition to India's membership in the exclusive nuclear club NSG.
Paris sources have stated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi today left for home after wrapping up his four-nation tour of Germany, Spain, Russia and France. Prime Minister had tweeted "My gratitude to the Government and people of France for their hospitality during my visit. This was a significant visit".