Tag: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi

  • Why India should close a trade deal with the US

    Why India should close a trade deal with the US

    As the economy slows, a pact will send the right message to investors, and change the narrative about India During Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the United States (US) in September, in which President Donald Trump made a cameo appearance at the “Howdy Modi” event in Houston, the two leaders were expected to announce…

  • Dr Syed Zafar Mahmood’s letter to the PM Narendra Modi

    Dr Syed Zafar Mahmood’s letter to the PM Narendra Modi

    Respected Prime Minister Sri Narendra Modi Ji, Pranaam & Happy Ramzaan ! You would kindly recall my PowerPoint presentation made in Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad before you in the conclave ‘Ek Bharat, Shreshtha Bharat’ on June 29, 2013. I followed this up through a couple of my letters to you. I’m grateful to you for having incorporated…

  • ‘Modi May Get Nobel for Peace if He Resolves Kashmir Issue’

    ‘Modi May Get Nobel for Peace if He Resolves Kashmir Issue’

    By Danish Reyaz for Maeeshat When the entire Jammu and Kashmir was in grip of Ramadan celebrations, PDP chief and state Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti was praying for arrival of tourists in the valley. Since there were a lesser number of tourists this year, she was deeply concerned — if tourists didn’t visit the valley…

  • Modi calls for industry-to-industry ties with S Africa

    Modi calls for industry-to-industry ties with S Africa

    Pretoria:(IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday laid emphasis on industry-to-industry ties between India and South Africa for greater economic gains while thanking South African President Jacob Zuma for extending support to India’s bid for membership in the Nuclear Suppliers Group. “I am convinced that industry-to-industry ties not only can bring rich economic gains to…

  • Modi woos global investors at ‘Make in India’ week

    Modi woos global investors at ‘Make in India’ week

    Mumbai:(IANS) Unfolding the red carpet for domestic and foreign investors, Prime Minister  Narendra Modi opened the “Make in India Week” here on Saturday, showcased as the largest event of its kind in the country to project it as the preferred global hub for manufacturing. The prime minister also listed a number of initiatives taken by…

  • Modi hard sells brand India to British Indians

    Modi hard sells brand India to British Indians

    London:(IANS) Asserting that diversity was India’s pride and strength, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday hard sold brand India during his much-awaited address to the Indian diaspora here even as he urged industry captains to push India-Britain ties. “India is full of diversity. This diversity is our pride and our strength,” Modi said as a…

  • Government has vitiated political atmosphere, Modi an autocrat

    Government has vitiated political atmosphere, Modi an autocrat

    By Prashant Sood New Delhi::The country’s political atmosphere has been vitiated by the “confrontationist attitude” of the government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is an “autocrat” who is not making efforts to reach out to the opposition, Congress leader and former Union minister Jairam Ramesh has said. Ramesh also slammed Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for…

  • Anil Ambani announces Rs.5,000 crore new defence investment

    Anil Ambani announces Rs.5,000 crore new defence investment

    New Delhi:(IANS) With the recent acquisition of Pipavav Defence, Reliance Group chairman Anil Ambani announced on Thursday that an additional investment of Rs.5,000 crore will be made as part of India’s emphasis on “Make in India” for military hardware and cut imports. He also underscored the need for larger public-private partnerships in the defence domain,…

  • Xi calls for stronger Sino-Indian BRICS partnership

    Xi calls for stronger Sino-Indian BRICS partnership

    Ufa (Russia), (IANS): China and India should work together to build a closer, and more comprehensive partnership among the BRICS countries, Chinese President Xi Jinping said here. Xi made the remarks on Wednesday when meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the city of Ufa, ahead of two multi-lateral summits, Xinhua reported. The Chinese…