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Indian contingent at Tokyo Olympics 2020 in Tokyo on Friday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@SAI)

  • India has been represented by a 228-strong contingent, including over 120 athletes
  • PM Modi has been regularly offering words of encouragement to the team
  • Official sources said Modi will also invite them to his residence for interaction

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at the Opposition for their alleged 'arrogance'. (Photo credit:PTI)

  • PM Modi accused the Opposition of insulting the legislature and the Constitution
  •  The attack comes amid Opposition disruption of House proceeding over Pegasus row
  • Referring to some comments of Opposition leaders, PM said they were 'derogatory'

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Prime MInister Narendra Modi inaugurating e-RUPI on Monday. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • E-RUPI is a cashless instrument for digital payments
  • The  payment mechanism aims to stop leakages in government welfare schemes 
  • E-RUPI connects service sponsors with beneficiaries digitally 

New Delhi, Aug 2 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched e-RUPI, a person and purpose specific digital payment solution that is aimed at improving transparency and targeted ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch e-RUPI today (Photo:PTI)

  • E-RUPI is a voucher-based electronic payment system
  • It has been developed by NPCI in collaboration with the Health Ministry
  • E-RUPI will primarily be used for health related welfare payments

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi (right) posted a video on his Instagram handle for PM Modi (left). (Photo Credit: Twitter)

  • Rahul Gandhi posted a reel of PM Modi with with several industrialists
  • He wrote, "Happy Friendship Day to 'Hum Do Humare Do' ki sarkar," with music from popular sitcom 'Friends
  • The video was liked by over 7,000 people and had more than 154k views

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India's PV Sindhu reacts during her women's singles badminton bronze medal match at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo on Sunday. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • PV Sindhu won the bronze at Tokyo Olympics on Sunday
  • Sindhu defeated world no 9 He Bing Jiao of China in the women's singles third-place play-off
  • PM Modi said she is India's pride and an outstanding Olympians

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Narendra Modi last visited the United Nations in 2019. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • India's two-year tenure as UNSC's non-permanent member began in January 2021
  • PM Modi will preside over the UNSC meeting on August 9
  • The first working day of India’s UNSC presidency will be August 2

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee with Congress President Sonia Gandhi (Photo: PTI)

  • West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was on a five-day visit to the national capital
  • Banerjee met several Opposition leaders during her visit including Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal
  • Mamata’s visit is being seen as an attempt to consolidate the Opposition ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha polls

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PM Narendra Modi during his address on completion of one year of transformative reforms under National Education Policy, 2020. (PTI Photo)

What new heights "we will achieve in the future will depend on what kind of education we are giving to our youth at present," said PM Modi