#PM Narendra Modi

10 March.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Quadrilateral met five times at the official level in the period 2017–2019. (Photo Credit: AFP File)

  •  The first-ever virtual Quad leaders’ summit is on Friday
  • In early 2007, Prime Minister Abe proposed the Quadrilateral Initiative
  • The Quadrilateral was supposed to establish an 'Asian Arc of Democracy'

23 Feburary.Kharagpur, West Bengal, India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the 66th convocation of IIT (Kharagpur). (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India drew the attention of the world to the issue of disaster management
  • He said people should focus on improving disaster resilient infrastructure
  • He hailed the role played by the IITs in developing technology to battle COVID-19

PM Modi gave a valedictory address to 'Heartfulness Practitioners' on the platinum jubilee celebrations of Heartfulness Institute of Shri Ram Chandra Mission. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • PM Narendra Modi said India is following a human-centric approach in tackling COVID-19
  • He said India is taking efforts to give the poor a life of dignity
  • India has undertaken one of the world's largest public welfare programmes in the last six years, he said

14 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The paramilitary force remembered the bravehearts and said, the country 'did not forgive' and 'will not forget' their supreme sacrifice. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • On February 14, 2019, 40 CRPF personnel were killed in the Pulwama terror attack
  • The CRPF held a wreath laying ceremony at its camp in Lethpora in Jammu and Kashmir
  • Several Bollywod celebrities also paid homage to the Pulwama martyrs

9 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
PM Narendra Modi congratulated US President Joe Biden on his inauguration as the 46th President of the US (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • The two talked about their trust in a "rule-based" international order
  • PM Modi wrote about improving the Indo-US partnership in the Indo-Pacific region
  • PM Modi also shared close relations with former US President Donald Trump

7 Feburary.Haldia, West Bengal, India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi while addressing a rally in West Bengal's Haldia on Sunday. (Photo credit: Twitter/ANI)

  • PM Modi was welcomed by the chants of Jai Shree Ram in West Bengal
  • We will launch gas & road connectivity procjets and Ranichak road over-bridge to catalyze development in the state, said Modi
  • Modi called Mamamta Banerjee's government a rule of corruption, crime, violence and attack on democracy

2 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Following PM Narendra Modi's address announcing India's COVID-19 recovery package, there was a sharp increase in the usage of the term 'aatmanirbharta.' (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • In his address, PM Narendra Modi emphasised the need for India to become self-reliant
  • 'Aadhar' was the Hindi word of the year in 2017 and 'Nari Shakti' in 2018
  • Oxford Hindi word of the year reflects the ethos, mood or preoccupations of the passing year

26 January.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The full dress rehearsal of the parade were carried out on January 24 (Photo Credit: Twitter/@proshillong)

  • 400 performers, which include students, have been shortlisted for the parade
  • The performaces will be themed around 'Atmanirbhar Bharat' and 'Hum Fit Toh India Fit'
  • The Rafale jets will also be part of the 72nd Republic Day celebrations

22 January.Shivamogga, Karnataka, India
The massive explosion took place near a gravel and boulder crushing facility. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/ AP/PTI)

  • The explosion sent shockwaves in Shivamogga, as well as in neighbouring Chikkamagaluru and Davangere districts
  • The explosion was so strong  that window panes shattered while many houses
  • Geologists were contacted after the jolt was mistaken to have been caused by an earthquake,

17 January.Bagalkot, Karnataka, India
Amit Shah spoke after laying the foundation stone and inauguration of farmer-friendly projects of the MRN group. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Union Home Minister Amit Shah said the Modi government had increased the budget for the farm sector
  • He said none had the courage to abrogate the provisions of Article 370 and Article 35A in Kashmir in the past 70 years
  • His remarks came amid the continuing agitation by farmers demanding the repeal of the three laws