Modi criticises UPA govt over health policy

Modi criticises UPA govt over health policy

VADNAGAR (GUJARAT): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday slammed the previous Congress-led UPA over the state of healthcare sector in the country, alleging that it had failed to bring a health policy during its 10-year rule. He also said that the previous government did not pay attention to increasing the number of seats in medical […]

Over 300 Dalits convert to Buddhism in Gujarat

Over 300 Dalits convert to Buddhism in Gujarat

AHMEDABAD: More than 300 Dalits embraced Buddhism in Ahmedabad and Vadodara on the occasion of Ashoka Vijaya Dashami — the day the ruler is said to have pledged non-violence and converted to the religion — coordinators of the programmes said Around 200 Dalits, fifty of them women, converted to Buddhism at a programme organised by […]

Unemployment reason for Modi, Trump’s rise to power: Rahul

Unemployment reason for Modi, Trump’s rise to power: Rahul

Princeton (US): Leaders like Narendra Modi and Donald Trump are being elected all over the world as the people are in pain due to unemployment, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesday, but stressed that even the prime minister was not doing enough to solve the key problem facing India. Gandhi, 47, who is […]

Modi’s statement on Kashmir very good: Yashwant Sinha

Modi’s statement on Kashmir very good: Yashwant Sinha

Srinagar: Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha has termed the recent statement of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Kashmir as a positive step towards dialogue. “We presented a report to the Union government in which we said that dialogue was the only way forward to solve Kashmir,” Sinha, who arrived in Srinagar as part of a […]

Modi(fied) Stance?

Modi(fied) Stance?

Narendra Modi, speaking from the ramparts of the Red Fort on India’s Independence Day, stated that the problem of Kashmir will neither be resolved with bullets nor abuse(s); rather embracing Kashmiris will. Modi’s statement elicited reaction(s) from different political spectra of Kashmir. While Modi’s statement appears to be a bit off the path and suggests […]

CM welcomes Modi’s Kashmir outreach

CM welcomes Modi’s Kashmir outreach

Srinagar: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks that separatism in Jammu and Kashmir will be defeated by embracing Kashmiris and not by violence. In a statement issued here, Chief Minister Mufti said she has all along believed that only dialogue and peaceful means can help in resolving issues as […]

Mirwaiz welcomes PM’s words on Kashmir, Omar wants follow up

Mirwaiz welcomes PM’s words on Kashmir, Omar wants follow up

Srinagar: Opposition National Conference (NC) working president Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s words for Kashmir in his Independence Day speech have been received very well by the people in the valley, but they should be followed by action. “PM Modi’s words for Kashmir have been very well received by the people […]

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