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Reduce fuel tax ‘in spirit of cooperative federalism’, PM Modi to states

New Delhi | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday urged the states to reduce the Value Added Tax (VAT) on fuel “in the spirit of cooperative federalism”. During a virtual meeting with chief ministers, Prime Minister Modi stressed how the country fought a long battle against Covid with the spirit of cooperative federalism. “The same should […]

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13 Oppn parties flag growing communal tension, say ‘shocked at PM’s silence’

New Delhi | A week after violence was reported from several parts of the country on Ram Navami, leaders of 13 opposition parties, including Sonia Gandhi, Sharad Pawar, Mamata Banerjee, M.K. Stalin and Hemant Soren, issued a joint appeal on Saturday urging the people to maintain peace and harmony. The leaders also questioned the ‘silence’ of […]

PM Narendra Modi buying first ticket of PM's Museum (Photo: PIB)

Modi inaugurates Prime Ministers’ museum, buys first ticket

New Delhi | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday dedicated to the nation “Pradhanmantri Sanghralaya” (Prime Ministers’ museum) which will provide information regarding all the previous prime ministers of the country and their contribution in nation building. Modi also bought the first ticket of the museum. Starting from the displays on freedom struggle and the […]

Modi, Biden discuss Ukraine during virtual meet

New Delhi | Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Joe Biden discussed Ukraine during the virtual meet on Monday. The two leaders had an extensive exchange of views on several regional and global issues, such as the Covid-19 pandemic, global economic recovery, climate action, recent developments in South Asia and the Indo-Pacific region, and the […]

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Populist sops could take states to path of Sri Lanka: Bureaucrats to PM

New Delhi | In a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, few senior bureaucrats have warned that the populist sops announced by some states are economically not viable and could lead them to same path as Sri Lanka. On Saturday, Prime Minister Modi had marathon meetings with secretaries of all the department. Principal secretary to Prime […]

Russian Foreign Minister meets PM Narendra Modi in New Delhi on April 1, 2022 (Image Credit: [email protected]_russia)

Russian Foreign Minister meets PM Modi; says US pressure will not affect the India-Russia relationship

New Delhi | Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Friday and apprised him about the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. The meeting lasted for 40 minutes and Lavrov also informed the Prime Minister about various bilateral initiatives. He, thereafter, left the Prime Minister Office’s but got stuck slightly in […]