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‘COVID-19 isn’t over’: PM Modi chairs high-level review meet

New Delhi | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday emphasised on genome sequencing and increased testing, while cautioning states against any complacency towards the threat of rising Covid cases. Modi expressed these views in a review meeting which he undertook to oversee the status and preparedness of public health response to Covid-19 in the country, amid […]

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How much money was spent on PM Modi’s foreign visits in last 5 years?

New Delhi | Prime Minister Narendra Modi made 36 foreign visits during the last five years, with the objective to foster closer relations with foreign countries and promote India’s engagements at regional and global level, the Parliament was told on Thursday. “Such visits are an important means by which India serves its national interest and implements […]

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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 […]

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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 […]