Tag - Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Modi’s working schedule 365 day a year for you

The vision of the prime minister as a relentless karmayogi is certainly a breathtaking one. There are numerous studies to show that grinding out 100-hour weeks (. Plus, it makes you a slave driver who expects those on his team to sync their work routines with his own punishing schedule, resulting in an inordinate degree of stress and distress all around.The Indian prime minister has no respite and his working schedule begins at five in the morning and ends at 3 AM. [...]

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India To organize first Global Citizen Fest with Cold play as headling Act

India To organize first Global Citizen Fest with Cold play as headling Act British rock band Coldplay has been confirmed to headline the debut edition of the Global Citizen Festival on November 19 in Mumbai. The organisers have refuted reports that tickets for the fest have been set at astronomical prices. “We’re so excited to be announcing that on World Toilet Day — November 19th — we’re hosting the first-ever Global Citizen Festival in India, with an incredible lineup of international [...]

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MODI’S DIGITAL INDIA IS A LONG WAY TO GO IN JOB CREATION

MODI’S DIGITAL INDIA IS A LONG WAY TO GO IN JOB CREATIONThe global economic crisis and increased competition have led to a situation where Indian IT companies have been forced to improve productivity and quote lower prices to win deals. This week, Infosys rubbished reports that it was laying-off 3,500 workers, after losing a key project to implement technology solutions for the Royal Bank of Scotland. While the debacle was triggered by Britain’s exit from the European Union, it [...]

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Prime Minister’s speech reminds as Alice in wonderland

Prime Minister’s speech reminds as Alice in wonderlandThe eloquent speech by PM Narendra Modi on Independence Day was intended for 2017 state assembly elections and he repeated ad nauseam his achievements in the absence of any concrete progress on the ground in critical areas such as jobs and rural incomes. Modi knows things are far from satisfactory when you look at employment growth and rural incomes. Rural wage growth is down to zero per cent and organised sector employment growth is [...]

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Biking Queens in tour with Beti bachao Beti padhao campaign

Biking Queens in tour with Beti bachao Beti padhao campaign Four members of the Biking Queens group, who started their 10-country biking journey from Gujarat to Singapore on June 4, reached Guwahati on Tuesday. The group has undertaken an 11,000 kilometres long expedition from India to Singapore by road on their motorcycles. The motive of the ride is to promote women empowerment and ‘Beti bachao, Beti padhao’ campaign for girl education. Dr Sarika Mehta, a psychologist from Surat and founder of the [...]

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Firework in Kerala temple kills 110

Firework in Kerala temple kills 110An illegal fireworks show in a Hindu temple in Kerala early on Sunday set off a huge fire which left around 110 people dead and over 350 injured, many critically. Hours later, Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew to Kollam district to express grief over the horrific tragedy. Officials said he was accompanied by 15 medical professionals. The tragedy occurred at about 3.30 a.m. in the coastal town of Peravur when a spark from an exploding firecracker [...]

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