Media Coverage

Hindustan Times
April 14, 2017
In March, exports grew a whopping 27.6% to $29.23 bn after clocking a 17.5% jump in February
India’s exports registers a sharp jump in March growing in double digits for the 2nd …
Government aims at lifting India’s share in global exports to 5% by 2020
The Times Of India
October 23, 2017
Shell companies which deposited unexplained high-value notes during demonetisation to face …
Shell companies operating bank accounts after their names were struck off to face stiff action …
Big crackdown on black money: Govt de-registers over 2 lakh companies which have not filed returns
The Economic Times
October 23, 2017
Kandla port receives environment clearance for setting up a Rs 1,176-crore smart industrial …
Employment for over 50,000 local people to be generated during the development of industrial …
Kandla Trust to develop 2 port cities which would house about 35,700 residential flats, schools …
The Times Of India
October 23, 2017
PM Modi kicks off projects worth around Rs 3,600 crore in Vadodara
Vadodara: Bhoomipujan of 2,000 houses under PMAY performed, 774 houses handed over to …
PM Modi kicks off work for the expansion of the Mundra-Delhi pipeline and a new pipeline …
The Times Of India
October 23, 2017
Our mantra is 'P for P - Ports for Prosperity’: PM Modi
Without proper connectivity, the economic development of a nation slows down: PM Modi
We need ultramodern ports for the development of the country, says PM Modi
The Economic Times
October 22, 2017
Ro-Ro ferry service between Ghogha & Dahej inaugurated by PM Modi a revolutionary step for India'…
South Asia's first world-class Ro-Ro ferry service to give a boost to the entire Saurashtra economy
India's first Ro-Ro ferry service to dramatically cut down travel time between Ghogha and Dahej …
The Indian Express
October 22, 2017
PM Modi will inaugurate Phase 1 of Ro-Ro ferry service between Ghogha and Dahej in Gujarat
Ro-Ro Ferry Service is is first of its kind in India, will be able to carry up to 100 vehicles …
Ro-Ro Ferry Service to reduce travel time between Ghogha in Saurashtra, and Dahej in South Gujarat
The Better India
October 22, 2017
Moving towards a digitally connected India: Govt to set up 7.5 lakh WiFi hotspots across rural India
Government working towards providing at least three Wi-Fi hotspots per Gram Panchayat
Government's target by December: To reach 1 lakh Gram panchayats with access to WiFi hotspots
The Economic Times
October 22, 2017
India-Russia sign pacts to cooperate in IT, Smart City, e-governance
Russia to cooperate with India in three Smart City projects, countries sign MoU
India-Russia to cooperate on development of cyber security systems and e-governance
News Nation
October 22, 2017
BSE starts off with a bullish run, climbs past the 32000 level
Sensex rises 151.66 points to settle at 32,584.35, Nifty 50 index up 43.40 points to close at 10,…
With IMF’s positive outlook for India, stock indices cheer, Sensex up past 32,000 mark
The Times Of India
October 22, 2017
PM Modi to visit Gujarat, inaugurate and lay foundation stones for a number of projects
PM Modi to inaugurate the Ro-Ro Ferry Service between Ghogha and Dahej
PM Modi to inaugurate and lay the foundation stones for projects worth over Rs 1,140cr in Vadodara
The Economic Times
October 21, 2017
Industry expects the Diwali sales momentum of durables to persist through the upcoming marriage …
Bumper Sale! The panic amongst the manufacturers this Diwali has been proven wrong, says an expert
Festive Cheer! Panasonic sales have grown 30-38% across categories this year
Live Mint
October 21, 2017
GSTN system is stable, we hope more people are able to file return within the due date: GSTN …
For July and August, 55.68 lakh and 50 lakh returns had been filed GST: Govt
75,000 sales data is being uploaded on the GSTN portal on hourly basis: Ajay Bhushan Pandey, GSTN
The Economic Times
October 21, 2017
India appreciates Tillerson's 'positive evaluation' of India-US ties, says MEA
US is India's "reliable partner" at the world stage in this period of uncertainty and angst: …
India looking forward to Rex Tillerson's visit, says MEA
The Economic Times
October 21, 2017
PM Modi to address a gathering in Ghogha and undertake a journey to Dahej from Ghogha on the ferry
Ro-ro ferry service is my dream project, says PM Modi
PM Modi to inaugurate and lay the foundation stones for projects worth over Rs 1,140 crore in …
The Times Of India
October 21, 2017
PM Modi stresses that the environment won't be harmed while Kedarnath is being developed
PM Modi pledges to devote himself for a ‘developed India’ by 2022
Kedarnath will be not just a pligrimage site, but a site for adventure sport too, says the PM
Business Standard
October 20, 2017
First-time online selection process of LPG distributors in December: Govt
In a bid to push LPG’s rural reach, 6,000 new distributors to be hired
Government plans to open 6,000 new Gas agencies under #UjjwalaYojana
The Times Of India
October 20, 2017
Sanitation coverage in rural India grows astronomically from 39% in 2014 to almost 70% now
#SwachhBharat is by far the biggest behaviour change programme in the world, says Amitabh Kant
Integrated Child Development Mission reflects the Govt’s agenda to create a malnutrition-free …
The Times Of India
October 20, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday, celebrated Diwali with troops posted along the Line …
Centre is committed to the welfare & the betterment of the armed forces, in every way possible, …
PM Modi celebrates Diwali with troops in J&K's Gurez, says 'you're my family'
The Financial Express
October 20, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Kedarnath, to unveil several projects
PM Modi to lay the foundation stones for a slew of reconstruction projects in Kedarpuri
PM Modi likely to address a public meeting near the temple located 11, 660 feet above the sea level
Business Standard
October 20, 2017
Jewellery sector to gain from GST relief
Jewellers cheer; Govt relaxes the GST rules for movement of goods
Govt rules eased for goods movement is a big relief for jewelers: Nitin Khandelwal
Business Standard
October 20, 2017
Unliver is seeing improvement in emerging markets like India, post GST: Chief Executive Paul Polman
Emerging markets underlying sales growth was 6.3% in the third quarter: Unilever
India sales volume growth up by 1.8% after GST: Unilever
The Financial Express
October 19, 2017
PM Modi urges bureaucrats to adopt innovative ways to break silos
Prime Minister exhorts the officers to work with full dedication towards creation of New India …
Silo mentality is a ‘big bottleneck’ in functioning of government, PM Modi tells bureaucrats
The Financial Express
October 19, 2017
Trading worth Rs 6.22 lakh crore in corporate bonds during April-September period 2016-17: Sebi
June records the highest volume of trading in corporate debt securities at Rs 1.69 lakh crore
Bonds worth Rs 6.80 lakh cr traded on NSE compared to Rs 5.10 lakh cr during the period under review
Business Standard
October 19, 2017
India, Japan discuss ongoing cooperation in the hydrocarbon sector between companies in India & …
Reforms essential to develop transparent, efficient, truly global LNG market: Dharmendra Pradhan
India and Japan sign pact to boost LNG ties
The Economic Times
October 19, 2017
India, US bilateral trade hit a record of roughly USD 115 billion last year, says Rex Tillerson
It has been my great honour this year to work with Indian leaders as Secretary of State: Tillerson
US has chosen wisely in terms of India as a strategic partner: US Secretary of State
India Today
October 19, 2017
No monthly fee will be taken from soldiers for using DSPT service: Govt
Govt's Diwali gift for soldiers: Present telephone charges of Rs.5/- per minute reduced to Re.1/-…
Diwali Gift to the soldiers guarding the Indian borders, call charges slashed for those using …
Live Mint
October 18, 2017
Deals sealed by Indian firms via mergers and acquisitions (M&A) of $47.8bn is highest in 6 years
Private equity investments stand at a record-high on a year-to-date basis of $15 billion: Grant …
M&A deals stand at $33 billion compared with $27.04 billion in the same period last year: Report
Live Mint
October 18, 2017
The foreign perception of India, whether it is in the US or in the UK, is pretty strong, says …
Brand India is in strong shape under PM Modi: Martin Sorrell
India will achieve even greater importance post-Brexit, clarifies Martin Sorrell of WPP Plc.
Business Standard
October 18, 2017
PM Modi describes Ayurveda as India's strength and urged those working in the sector to revive it
Now time has come for a health revolution under the aegis of Ayurveda, says PM
PM Modi urges private players to invest more in Ayurveda
The Financial Express
October 18, 2017
Prime Minister Modi has shown great leadership in India over the last three years: Priti Patel
PM Modi reaffirms India’s place as a modern and world leading power, says Priti Patel
Growth of India’s middle-class & consumer base is unprecedented in modern human history: UK Govt
The Financial Express
October 18, 2017
The technical interns trained in Japan under the TITP would be an asset for the #SkillIndia …
India, Japan significantly expand the bilateral cooperation in the field of skill development
#SkillIndia: India to send 3 lakh youth to Japan for on-job training: Govt
Live Mint
October 18, 2017
Industrial production rebounds to a nine-month high in August to 4.3%
Merchandise exports grew at 25.7% in September, its fastest pace in six months
GDP is likely to grow 6.9-7% in the current financial year and by 7.5% in 2018-19: Niti Aayog
The Times Of India
October 17, 2017
PM Narendra Modi has a unique capacity to work very hard: Pranab Mukherjee
PM Modi knows what he wants to achieve and he works hard to achieve that: Pranab Mukherjee
PM Modi has managed to capture intricacies of administration, political dynamics & foreign …
The Economic Times
October 17, 2017
Govt to bring a policy that aims to promote right to fair terms of employment relating to …
An institutional mechanism will be set up to provide for social security cover to 47.5 lakh …
Domestic workers to enjoy minimum wages, social security benefits, says Modi Govt
The Economic Times
October 17, 2017
India exports 251,735 tonnes of seafood worth Rs 9066 crore
Indian seafood export rises 25% in first quarter and around 16% rise in value from a year ago
USA & South East Asia retains the position as the major importers of Indian seafood with a …
The Financial Express
October 17, 2017
India will be one of the world’s fastest-growing large economies over the next 10 years: Morgan …
Digitisation will provide a boost of 50-75 basis points to India’s GDP growth, says Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley estimates benchmark India’s Sensex to cross the 1 lakh-mark by 2028
The Financial Express
October 17, 2017
Dahej-Ghogha Ro-Ro project will facilitate vehicular & passenger ferry services across the Gulf …
Ro-Ro ferry services will dramatically shorten the travel time to around 1.5 hours
The Ro-RO service will reduce the pressure on rail & road networks of the two regions of Gujarat
Business Standard
October 17, 2017
Inflation in food articles tapers to 2.04% in September, against 5.75% in August: Govt
Inflation in vegetable prices cools to 15.48% in September, against a high of 44.91%
Early Diwali as Inflation cools to 2.6% on lower food prices
Live Mint
October 17, 2017
The upcoming elections for us are about politics of development, says PM Modi
PM Modi slams Congress leaders for halting the development of the Narmada dam for ages
PM Modi dares Congress party to fight the upcoming Gujarat elections on the development plank
Business World
October 16, 2017
Modi govt using various new benami property and tax laws to crackdown on black money offenders
Financial savings up under Modi govt from 10.4% of GNDI in 2013-14 to 11.8% in 2016-17
Infrastructure gets big push under Modi govt: Stalled projects being cleared, highway …
The Economic Times
October 16, 2017
It is very important to lead from the front for any leader who is running a government. …
PM Narendra Modi takes responsibility for success and failure alike: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
Bihar CM lauds PM Modi for demonetisation, GST and surgical strike
The Economic Times
October 16, 2017
Nearly 600 global companies planning to invest a total of about $85 billion in India
More investments coming into India that will create an estimated 700,000 jobs in the country in …
Govt promotes India as an investment destination, draws up a list of 200 companies not present …
The Times Of India
October 16, 2017
Jan Dhan accounts steer people in villages away from intoxicants such as alcohol and tobacco
Bank accounts trigger behavioural change among people in rural areas: SBI study
States with more than 50% share of Jan Dhan accounts in villages had a meaningful drop in …
The Indian Express
October 16, 2017
I bow to the people of Gujarat for blessing BJP for decades. We will always fulfil the dreams …
The 2 ‘Gujarat Gaurav Yatras’ showcased the spirit of Jan Shakti & reflected Gujarat’s strong …
PM Modi to address the ‘Gujarat Gaurav Mahasammelan’ being organised by the state BJP
Hindustan Times
October 15, 2017
PM Narendra Modi continues to inspire India’s youth, retains highest rated living role model tag
PM Modi retains the highest-rated living role model position for the fifth year in a row
Youngsters give PM Modi thumbs up for his mass appeal & influence
Moneycontrol
October 15, 2017
The first ever All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA), modelled on the lines of AIIMS to be …
AIIA will bring in the synergy between traditional wisdom of Ayurveda and modern diagnostic …
AIIA is the first medical institute under the AYUSH ministry to hold the coveted NABH accreditation
NDTV
October 15, 2017
Indian economy is on a "very solid track" in the mid-term: IMF
Indian economy much more solid as a result of the structural reforms conducted in the last …
Notes ban and GST are monumental efforts: IMF Chief
Business Standard
October 15, 2017
Central universities thing of past, govt has taken a step forward towards making 10 private & …
Govt has taken an important step towards unshackling the IIMs by freeing them from the …
From conventional teaching, our universities need to move towards innovative learning: PM Modi
The Economic Times
October 15, 2017
Our government ensures the schemes launched by it are implemented within a time limit: PM
Our Govt launches schemes keeping a roadmap ready: PM Modi
Government is working tirelessly to provide better road, rail, potable water & power for all: …
The Times Of India
October 15, 2017
Give It Up & Swacch Bharat can be seen as examples of 'Nudge' theory that won economist Richard …
Give it up, Swachh Bharat good examples of nudging people by PM Modi: Arvind Panagariya
Demonetisation and GST, laced with strong social reform messaging, borrow elements of 'Nudge', …