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Black Day: Demonetisation protests across the nation on its first anniversary

Eighteen political parties, including Congress, have decided to hold protests in every state against the NDA government's decision on note ban, saying it had "caused hardship to the people."  IN PIC: Coimbatore DMK cadres held a protest in the city. The protest was led by Stalin's sister and DMK Rajya Sabha member Kanimozhi. (EPS | Sengapandiyan)

published on : 8th November 2017

Namo and Demo: When meme-makers provided comic relief during note ban

let's see how the anti-black money drive has affected common people as government scrapped Rs 500 and Rs1000 on November 8 last year.

published on : 7th November 2017

Prime Minister Modi shares pleasantries with DMK chief Karunanidhi during his Chennai visit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today briefly met ailing DMK supremo Karunanidhi at his Gopalapuram residence in Chennai. The PM is on a day's visit to the city to attend two private functions.

published on : 6th November 2017

Narendra Modi, Shinzo Abe launch India’s first bullet train: Some facts you need to know

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday laid the foundation stone for India's first ever bullet train project.

published on : 14th September 2017

PM Narendra Modi welcomes Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in Ahmedabad

Shinzo Abe, who is accompanied by his wife Akie Abe, has a hectic schedule for the next two days in Modi's home state, including laying of the foundation stone for India's first bullet train, to be run between Ahmedabad and Mumbai, and to attend the 12th Indo-Japan Summit.

published on : 13th September 2017

PM Narendra Modi's first bilateral visit to Myanmar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw on Wednesday. PM Modi met Myanmar President Htin Kyaw on his first bilateral visit to the country.

published on : 7th September 2017

India celebrates 71st Independence Day

As a mark of celebration, the Gateway of India in all its grandeur is lit up, portraying various phases of the Independence struggle.

published on : 15th August 2017

Nitish Kumar returns as Bihar CM with the BJP, a few hours after resigning: Here's how the drama played out

Here is a recap of what transpired and led to the formation of a new government with Nitish Kumar back as Bihar Chief Minister but this time with the BJP lending him support 

published on : 27th July 2017

'G-20: Welcome to Hell' | Protestors converge in Hamburg against capitalism and globalisation

Several demonstrations are being held in Hamburg, Germany where the G-20 summit is set to be held on July 7 and 8. From far-left protestors, whose hotbed Hamburg is known to be, to even a small pro-right pro-Donald Trump group, police have much to keep their eye out for.

published on : 5th July 2017

Narendra Modi becomes first Indian prime minister to visit Israel

PM Modi becomes first Indian prime minister to visit Israel. The visit is aimed at celebrating 25 years of diplomatic relations and strengthening his country's already warm ties with the Jewish state.

published on : 5th July 2017

PM Modi embraces Israel, and the world, in his famous ‘jadoo ki jhappi’ 

PM's embrace has become a signature move in greeting global leaders and celebrities alike.

published on : 27th June 2017

International Yoga Day: Bringing people closer to their leaders

The third International Yoga Day kick-started in India as early as 2 a.m. with thousands across states donning their exercise gear and carrying their mats to participate in mass movement led not by yoga gurus, but by their respective State Governors and Chief Ministers themselves. Here are glimpses of some yoga action across India on Wednesday.

published on : 21st June 2017

Serpentine queues and selfies: Metro Madness hits Kochi

The Kochi Metro was inaugurated by PM Narendra Modi on Saturday. The Metro is the quickest and the longest first phase to be commissioned of the eight metro projects in the country. The Kochi Metro was opened to the public on Monday, 19 June, 2017.

published on : 19th June 2017

PM Modi inaugurates Kochi Metro

The prime minister inaugurated the Kochi Metro on June 17. He was accompanied by Kerala governor P Sathasivam, Union urban development minister Venkaiah Naidu and others.

published on : 17th June 2017

Ten things to know about Kochi Metro

The crowded city of Kochi is all set to get de-congested with the metro rail hoped to provide relief from un-ending traffic jams. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be inaugurating the mass transit system in just a few hours. 

published on : 16th June 2017
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