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PM Modi announces benefits for children orphaned by Covid

On the eve of his government’s second anniversary in its second term, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced a number of welfare measures for...

Govt announces scheme to provide pension for dependents of COVID-19 victims

The government, on Saturday said, it will provide pension benefits to families of the beneficiaries covered under the Employees State Insurance scheme and Employees Provident...

‘Community awareness is key’: What PM Modi said during high-level meet on Covid | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday stressed that awareness of the community and its involvement is paramount to tackle the Covid-19 situation in...

PM Modi monitoring flood situation in Chamoli, speaks to Uttarakhand CM | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is monitoring the flood situation in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district in which as many as 150 people feared to be...

NC, PDP, Cong befooling people in name of autonomy: Jitendra Singh

RAJOURI: Union minister Jitendra Singh on Thursday accused the National Conference, People’s Democratic Party and the Congress of befooling the people of Jammu and Kashmir...

Putin, Modi hold telephone conversation; Russian President writes to PM on his birthday

New Delhi: Russian President Vladimir Putin and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held a telephone conversation to discuss joint effort to counter the...

PMO issues clarification over Modi’s comments that no one entered Indian territory

Amid growing confusion post the all-party meeting on Friday, a lot of questions were raised by different political party leaders on the Prime Minister’s remarks...

72 dead in West Bengal: Mamata

KOLKATA | BHUBANESWAR | NEW DELHI: Cyclone Amphan weakened on Thursday, a day after tearing through West Bengal where 72 people were killed and two...

Post-lockdown challenge: After long stints, two key officers moved from PMO to Finance Ministry and MSME Ministry

NEW DELHI: Two key officers at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), additional secretaries Tarun Bajaj and A.K. Sharma have been moved as Secretary, Economic Affairs...

PMO weighs food for all, may do away with need for ration card, IDs

New Delhi: With the likelihood of the lockdown being extended beyond April 14 high, a key concern has been flagged to the Centre: of ensuring...

covid-19 lockdown: Need to ease lockdown in a staggered way: PM Narendra Modi to CMs

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for a “staggered re-emergence” from the Covid-19 lockdown that’s scheduled to end on April 14. Ahead of a...