Media Coverage

The Times Of India
September 25, 2016
Terrorists our neighbour exported killed our jawans. India will never forget this: PM Modi
There’s only one nation in Asia whose aim is that this century does not become Asia’s: PM Modi
India & Pak got freedom in same year, but today India exports software & Pak terrorists: PM
The Economic Times
September 25, 2016
PM envisions 8 dreams for 21st century India, says Govt wants to free country from grasp of …
We want India to be free from poverty and full of prosperity: PM Modi
Our aim is to make India free from despondency and make the country full of hope: PM Modi
SundayGuadianLive
September 25, 2016
More than 64 lakh women have got free LPG connections within five months of Ujjwala Yojana
NDA Govt earmarks a budget of Rs 8,000 crore for Pradhanmantri Ujjwala Yojana
Following PM Modi’s clarion call for #GiveItUp, as many as 1.04 crore people give up their LPG …
Deccan Chronicle
September 25, 2016
Central Govt to launch week-long cleanliness drive across India from Sept 25 to Oct 2 #MyCleanIndia
Central Govt to organise India Sanitation Conference on Sept 30
PM Modi to felicitate best performers in 11 categories for their spirited campaign towards …
SundayGuadianLive
September 25, 2016
India gives thumbs up to PM Modi’s economic policies & handling of schemes
62% Indians approve PM Modi’s handling of unemployment & his efforts in helping the poor: Pew …
PM Narendra Modi popularity rating remains as high as 81% in 2016: Pew Research
Business Standard
September 25, 2016
Govt’s #DigitalIndia initiative aims to connect 1.25 billion people through internet
With Centre’s #DigitalIndia push, India is expected to have 730 million internet users by 2020
Govt-run organisation develops interface that facilitates real-time translation in over 15 languages
The Economic Times
September 24, 2016
Rafale deal comes with 50% offset clause, to benefit big and small businesses worth 3 billion euros
France to help India revive Kaveri engine project for indigenous Tejas aircraft
India signs mega Rafale deal with France, country to get 36 aircrafts
The Economic Times
September 24, 2016
Govt releases Rs. 315 crore for construction of toilets along Ganga river
Moving towards clean India, Govt releases funds for building toilets under Swachh Bharat Gramin …
Govt constructs 14, 500 toilets under Swachh Bharat Gramin campaign
International Business Times
September 24, 2016
Chinese smartphone manufacturer confirms to #MakeInIndia, sets up unit in Chennai
India becoming electronics & smartphones manufacturing hub for the world
#MakeInIndia gets major push from smartphone companies, country to become 2nd largest market
The Economic Times
September 24, 2016
Railways to provide Wi-Fi services at 100 more stations by December 2016
RailTel in partnership with Google implements Wi-Fi at 50 stations, aims to add more 100 stations
Indian Railways plans to connect 100 more stations with high speed Wi-Fi services by year end
Indian Express
September 23, 2016
PM Modi meets the 19-member Indian contingent who represented the country at Rio 2016 Paralympics
PM Narendra Modi meets Rio 2016 Paralympics medallists, applauds them for making the country proud
PM Modi lauds India’s Rio Paralympics contingent, tweets separately for each athlete
Money Control
September 23, 2016
With 1,000 R&D labs and counting, India jumps on board the Innovation Express
There is a definite buzz about India's R&D strength: German think tank Bertelsmann Stiftung
As India moves up the innovation ladder, more countries rushing to learn approach & technology
Bloomberg | Quint
September 22, 2016
India’s budget process gets overhauled, cabinet gives nod to merge rail and general budget
Cabinet clears advancement of the budget presentation, scraps plan & non-plan expenditure …
With merger of budgets, Railways to utilise the Rs. 10000 cr it pays to Govt for capital expenditure
Indian Express
September 22, 2016
India gets major boost in defence sector, country set to ink Rafale deal with France
India to get 36 Rafale fighters, better weapons package and free training for nine personnel
India to ink 7.8 billion Euro Rafale deal with France; get training estimated to be worth 100 …
First Post
September 22, 2016
Merger of rail & general budget will aid in faster implementation of decisions announced: India Inc
Decision to remove distinction between Plan & non-Plan expenditure are commendable initiatives: CII
Merger of Rail and Union Budget to boost business sentiment in the country: India Inc
The Indian Express
September 22, 2016
Gujarat Technological University to construct 9,000 toilets in 107 villages across the state
Gujarat moves towards a Swachh Bharat, GTU students to construct 9000 toilets in a fortnight
Gujarat gears up to make its villages ‘open defecation free’ by 2019, achieves 80% target
The Times Of India
September 21, 2016
India records 11.8% growth in foreign tourist arrivals in August 2016
FTAs rise during August 2016, stand at 6.70 lakh as compared to 5.99 lakh during August 2015
India sees more foreign footfalls, country’s FTA up 11.8% in August 2016, Rs. 12,903 crore FE …
First Post
September 21, 2016
PM Narendra Modi’s solar power play gets big boost from France and Japan
France’s EDF announces plans to set up 2000MW of power projects in India with investment of $2 …
Japan’s SoftBank eyes India’s solar power sector, aims to manufacture solar panels
Business Standard
September 21, 2016
NDA Govt ensures quality medicines at affordable prices, 437 Aushadhi Kendras operational
Central Govt plans to open 3000 Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Kendras by March 2017 across India
With Aushadhi Kendras, Centre makes high quality affordable medicines for the poor a priority
The Times Of India
September 20, 2016
Australia hands over three ancient artefacts stolen and smuggled out of India
Australia returns ancient goddess Pratyangira idol stolen from Shiva temple of Tamil Nadu
Australia hands over second century old Buddha idol & 1800-year-old sculpture of worshipers
The Huffington Post
September 20, 2016
PM Modi favourite among Indians in the third year of his term: Pew Survey
Four out of five Indians think that the economy is doing well under PM Modi’s leadership: Pew …
Indians believe that the country plays more vital role in world today than it did a decade ago: …
Money Control
September 20, 2016
Implementation of Euro VI emission standards a significant move forward for India: CSE
Euro VI is a game-changer decision and will help India leapfrog to much cleaner emission: CSE
Centre for Science and Environment lauds India’s move to implement Euro VI emission standards
The Economic Times
September 19, 2016
India is definitely a bright spot, it's not overdone: JPMorgan Chairman Jamie Dimon
India fastest-growing in world, country’s growth prospects for next 20-30 years good: Jamie Dimon
Direct Transfer of welfare to beneficiaries & GST are main reasons for optimism: Jamie Dimon
International Business Times
September 19, 2016
India approves highway construction and maintenance project worth $1.04 billion
India’s transnational highway project to increase inter-regional trade in South Asia by 60 percent
India’s highway project, funded by ADB, will connect India with Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal
The Indian Express
September 18, 2016
World has high hopes from India, we cannot afford to carry ‘hota hai-chalta hai’ attitude …
PM Narendra Modi distributes financial aids & assistive devices to ‘divyang’ on his birthday
Accessible India campaign aimed at focussing on areas we have not devoted much attention before: PM
The Times Of India
September 18, 2016
About 1000 people light up earthen lamps in 30 seconds; set new World Record on PM Modi’s birthday
1,000 differently-abled persons create the largest wheelchair logo on PM Modi’s birthday
PM Modi distributes 3,400 hearing aid machines to 1,700 hearing-impaired persons
The Economic Times
September 17, 2016
Wish PM on his birthday on ‘Narendra Modi App’ & get a personalised 'Thank You' as a unique …
Customise your greetings for PM on ‘Narendra Modi App’ by taking pledge for social initiatives
Prominent personalities pour in birthday greetings for PM Modi, applaud his vision for India
The Hindu
September 17, 2016
Wish PM Narendra Modi on his birthday and receive a personalised 'Thank You'
Wish the Prime Minister via ‘Narendra Modi App’; customise your greetings by taking a pledge
Several prominent personalities post wishes for the PM on ‘Narendra Modi App’
The Financial Express
September 16, 2016
Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan, praises PM Modi for his “right moves”
India is fastest growing economy & has a Prime Minister who is talking all right moves: Jamie Dimon
PM Modi credited for finding solutions to multiple challenges, introducing reforms
The Economic Times
September 15, 2016
PM Modi to distribute assistive aids & appliances to 11,000 differently-abled persons on his …
Govt plans to distribute assistive aids worth 7.5 crore to 11,000 differently-abled people
In a first, 1000 oil lamps to be lit up by differently-abled people on the eve of PM Modi’s …
The Economic Times
September 15, 2016
India likely to post its first current account surplus in nine years in the latest quarter
India to witness current account surplus of $4 billion, or 0.8 per cent of GDP, in April-June …
First current account surplus for India in 9 years to strengthen rupee
The Indian Express
September 15, 2016
When India & the US cooperate, they can do incredibly important things for entire world: White House
PM Modi & President Obama have cooperated extensively on climate agreement: White House
PM Modi supportive of climate agreement because of positive impact it would have on India: …
Business Standard
September 14, 2016
Centre to launch ‘special funds’ for those in the 16-21 years and 21-26 years age groups
Govt to launch ‘special funds’ besides Rs 10,000 crore fund-of-funds for startups announced …
With Centre’s ‘special funds’, young entrepreneurs to get more funding for startups
The Financial Express
September 14, 2016
I believe PM Modi and his team are doing a fantastic job on LinkedIn: Jeff Weiner
I want to share PM Modi’s passion of making a difference in India: LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner
Startups scene in India is budding and it is a very exciting space to be in: LinkedIn CEO Jeff …
Catch News
September 14, 2016
CCEA approves initiation of 3rd phase of TEQIP worth Rs. 3600 crore
Third phase of TEQIP to focus on 7 low income & northeast states for better technical education
3rd phase of TEQIP to be implemented as a 'Central Sector Scheme' with total outlay of Rs. 3600 …
The Times Of India
September 14, 2016
Centre plans to make 44 highway stretches totalling 27,000km to be developed as 'economic corridors'
Centre plans biggest highway expansion of 27000km under Bharat Mala project
Govt’s plan for economic corridors to allow seamless cargo movement, cut delays, create jobs
The Financial Express
September 14, 2016
Indian Railways’ insurance cover scheme for rail yatris a big hit among passengers
4 million rail passengers opt for Indian Railways’ insurance cover
Indian Railways offers Rs 10 lakh insurance for 0.92 paise premium
The Economic Times
September 14, 2016
Deposits under NDA Govt’s flagship Jan Dhan Yojana crosses Rs. 42000 crore mark
PMJDY brings people under financial net, Over 24 crore bank accounts opened under the flagship …
PMJDY: Deposits rise to Rs. 42000 crore, zero balance accounts fall below 25%
The Times Of India
September 14, 2016
Implementation of GST will attract more FDI into the country: Survey
GST rollout will be positive for the economy: Survey
Major benefits of GST include reduced logistics cost, supply chain efficiency & reduced taxes: …
The Times Of India
September 14, 2016
Situation in Karnataka & Tamil Nadu as fallout of Cauvery River waters distressful: PM
Appeal to people of Karnataka & TN, to display sensitivity, keep in mind civic responsibilities: PM
Violence & arson seen in the last 2 days is causing loss to the poor, and to our nation’s …
Zee News
September 13, 2016
India’s direct tax collection up 15.03%, indirect tax collection jumps 27.5% in April-August 2016
Tax refunds amounting to Rs 77,080 crore issued during April-August 2016, 22.18% higher than …
Net tax collection on account of service tax during April-Aug at Rs 92,696 cr, up 23.2% from …
ETEnergyworld.com
September 13, 2016
PM Modi goes green, shifts from tubelights to energy efficient LED bulbs
With an aim to save energy, PM Mod’s office goes green with LEDs
PM Narendra Modi stresses on environment friendly measures; replaces tubelights with LEDs
Catch News
September 13, 2016
Cabinet gives nod to several new proposals; approves formation of GST Council
PM Modi’s Cabinet approves creation of high quality infrastructure in premier educational …
Cabinet approves enhancing buffer stock for pulses up to 20 lakh tonnes
The Economic Times
September 13, 2016
India is today recognised as an economic power: Onno Ruhl
India is a star & is acknowledged as a country of global importance: Onno Ruhl
India has undergone a fast change compared to where it was four years ago: Onno Ruhl
The National
September 13, 2016
Surge in Indian economy leads to a boost in IPOs and lift investor’s confidence
Investor interest building as India is set to be the fastest growing major economy this year
Good monsoons, eased inflationary pressures & stable FDI inflows lift investors’ sentiments in …
Live Mint
September 12, 2016
PM’s strategies of corruption-free, efficient Govt within the country improves India’s image …
PM Modi demonstrates that now Govt means business, ministers & bureaucrats more accountable to …
NDA Govt adopts a robust economic growth and a more muscular foreign policy
The Economic Times
September 12, 2016
Govt plans to upgrade airport infrastructure to cater to a billion footfalls over a decade from now
Govt expects size of Indian aviation market to grow about 600mn air passengers annually over a …
NDA Govt working on a 6-year plan to revamp airports to handle more passenger footfalls
The Times Of India
September 12, 2016
NDA Govt bridging gap with West Asia, PM Modi holds key bilateral meetings with several leaders
PM Modi’s outreach to Gulf countries courts big investments, UAE puts in $1 billion
India steps up security pacts with UAE, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia
Business Standard
September 10, 2016
India on its way to boost self- sufficiency in coal with 5.1% y-o-y output growth in first half …
Higher prices of seaborne coal prompt power plants to increase the use of domestic coal
Increase in volume-based clean-energy tax in Feb 2016 leads to high demand for high-caloric-…
Business World
September 10, 2016
India’s forex reserves rise to an all-time high of $367.76 billion: RBI
India’s foreign currency assets swell by $952.2 million to $342.23 billion for the week ended …
India’s gold reserves become lustrous, rises by $58.1 million to $21.64 billion