PRIME MINISTER NARENDRA MODI
'Karuna' to poor is answer to corona: PM Narendra Modi
Each citizen should try to help nine poor families during the 21 days of lockdown, PM Modi has said and likened the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic to the legendary Kurukshetra war that lasted 18 days.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman rolls out a Rs 10,000 crore scheme for food processing sector
Scheme worth Rs 10,000 crore will be implem...
PM Narendra Modi set to announce Covid-19 lockdown extension today at 10 am
Ministries have backed selective opening to reboot a stalled econ...
PM calls up West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, praises govt's role in fighting Covid-19
Prime Minister Narendra Modi called up West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday evening and appreciated the steps taken by the s...
Lockdown likely to be extended till May 31 with more relaxations
Nod likely for auto-rickshaws, cabs and flights if both originating and receiving states agree.
Lockdown: PM Modi to interact with CMs on Monday with focus on economy
This will be the fifth meeting of the prime minister with the chief ministers since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus.
Prepare plans to fight economic impact of COVID-19 on war footing: Modi to ministers
Chairing the first meeting of the council of ministers after announcing a 21-day lockdown to combat the coronavirus outbreak via video-conferencing, Modi indicated a phased emergence from the lockdown and said that "a graded plan to slowly open departments where hotspots aren't existing should be made".
Russian prime minister reveals testing positive for virus
First Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov will temporarily perform Mishustin's duties, but the prime minister said Thursday that he would stay in touch on key issues. Mishustin, 54 was named prime minister in January.
Cyclone Amphan: PM Narendra Modi departs for West Bengal to undertake aerial survey
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's last visit was to Prayagraj and Chitrakoot in Uttar Pradesh on February 29. He will be going on a tour after 83 days.
It was wrong to impose lockdown suddenly: Uddhav Thackeray
Amid the rising number of COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, Uddhav Thackeray also said there was a need to be extra cautious during the upcoming monsoon.
Covid Lockdown may be confined to 13 cities; hotels & malls could open
The national directives on new lockdown are likely to be issued on May 31 for next fortnight.
Need to give importance to economy, battle Covid-19: PM Modi to CMs
In a video conference with the chief ministers, fourth such interaction since March 22 when he first spoke to them on the pandemic, Modi also highlighted the importance for states to enforce prescribed guidelines strictly in the coronavirus hotspots zones, the government said in a statement.
India reopens economy, but millions of SME workers stay home
Apart from the labor shortages and slack demand, small businesses are living with the threat they’ll be shut down for several weeks if a single infection is detected, forcing them to proceed with caution.
Prime Minister’s Office divides work into 15 verticals
The cells or verticals will report either to principal secretary to PM, PK Mishra, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, principal advisor to PM, PK Sinha and the two advisors to PM, Amarjeet Sinha and Bhaskar Khulbe, from April 4.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to address press conference at 4 pm today, likely to share details of Rs 20 lakh crore package
The Prime Minister spoke about making India self-reliant and announced an Aatma Nirbhar Economic Package with focus on land, liquidity, labour and laws.
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