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Modi drives 5G-enabled remote car, experiences AR-VR wearables

New Delhi | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday experienced several 5G use cases first-hand here, along with driving a car remotely and enjoying augmented reality/virtual reality (AR/VR) via wearable devices. Inaugurating the four-day India Mobile Congress (IMC) 2022 at Pragati Maidan in the national capital, Modi visited several 5G pavilions and encouraged domestic startups […]

Former Karnataka Governor Vaju Vala with Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel (File Image | IANS)

Ex-Guv compares Modi with Lord Krishna in fighting nepotism

Rajkot | Former Governor of Karnataka and senior BJP leader Vaju Vala on Friday compared Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Lord Krishna in the fight against ‘Parivaarwad’ (dynastic politics). Vala was addressing a Dharma Sabha in Rajkot on Friday, where he quoted Modi’s recent statement from the Red Fort, “We have to fight against corruption […]

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‘Devoid of merit’, SC junks Zakia Jafri’s plea against clean chit to Modi in 2002 Gujarat riots

New Delhi | The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the appeal filed by Zakia Jafri, wife of Congress leader Ehsan Jafri who was killed during the violence at Ahmedabad’s Gulberg Society in 2002, challenging the SIT’s clean chit to the then Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and others during the riots in the state. A bench […]

Recruit 10 lakh people in 1.5 years: PM to all departments, ministries

New Delhi | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday instructed to fill 10 lakh vacancies in all the departments and ministries in mission mode in next one-and-a-half years. Prime Minister Modi has issued the instruction after reviewing status of human resources in all departments and ministries. The Prime Minister’s Office tweeted: “PM @narendramodi reviewed the status […]

Sri Lankan official who claimed PM Modi pressured President Gotabaya to award power project to Adani group resigns

Colombo | The Chairman of Sri Lanka’s state-run electricity supplier, Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB), resigned on Monday after repeated controversial statements made on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Sri Lanka’s renewable energy project awarded to Adani Group. CEB Chairman, M.M.C. Ferdinando handed over his resignation and Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekara, in a Twitter message, said […]

TRS banners with 17 questions greet Modi in Hyderabad

Hyderabad | Banners with 17 questions to Prime Minister Narendra Modi were put up at different places in Hyderabad during his visit to the city. The PM was asked about the commitments made to Telangana but remained unfulfilled even after eight years. While the banners did not carry the names, it was apparently placed by supporters […]