PM Modi in Kuala Lumpur, Engagements and Highlights (21 Nov 2015)

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today addressed the ASEAN-India Summit in Kuala Lumpur. “We meet at a time of multiple global challenges: economic uncertainties, political turmoil and security threats. In this difficult moment, India and ASEAN are two bright spots of optimism,” the Prime Minister said in his opening statement at the summit. “The […]

PM Modi meets President of United States, President of France, and Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today met the President of the United States, Mr Barack Obama, in New York City. He also met the President of France, Mr. Francois Hollande; and the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Mr. David Cameron. Four common themes that were discussed at the meetings were climate change, terrorism, […]

PM Modi inaugurates Yoga Centre, unveils bust of Mahatma Gandhi in Ashgabat

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today inaugurated a Traditional Medicine and Yoga Centre in Ashgabat. He also unveiled a bust of Mahatma Gandhi. Speaking at the occasion, after witnessing a Yoga demonstration, the Prime Minister said that this was an occasion of immense happiness for him - where children greeted him in Hindi, a […]

PM Modi’s upcoming visit to five Central Asian nations and Russia

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has shared few posts on his Facebook page, regarding his upcoming visit to five Central Asian nations and Russia Following is the text of Prime Minister's posts," On 6th July I will begin my visit to five Central Asian nations and Russia, where I will participate in the BRICS […]

PM Modi’s gift to the Prime Minister of Bangladesh

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi today presented Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina a hand-woven tapestry from Venkatagiri, Andhra Pradesh, woven in jamdani style – a well-known tradition in Bangladesh. Located in Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh, Venkatagiri is famous for handlooms, and its weavers have adopted the fine jamdani weaving technique while assimilating traditional […]

PM Modi’s gift to President Park Geun-Hye

The Prime Minister today presented President Park Geun-Hye two finely woven pashmina stoles on which a poem that Rabindranath Tagore had written specially for Korea is hand embroidered in English and Korean. The text of Tagore’s poem that was published in 1929 in the Korean daily Dong-A Ilbo is as below: In the golden age […]

PM Modi's gift to President of the People's Republic of China, Mr.Xi Jinping

The Prime Minister today presented President Xi Jinping replicas of a stone casket of Buddhist relics and a stone statue of Buddha that were excavated from a 3rd -4th century AD stupa at Dev-ni-Mori – a site 80 kms east of Vadnagar, Gujarat – in 1957. In addition, the Prime Minister presented archaeological drawings of […]

PM Modi visits Airbus Facility and CNES in Toulouse; pays homage at World War-1 memorial in Neuve-Chapelle

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, on Saturday visited the Airbus Facility at Toulouse. He was briefed on Indian companies involved in the Airbus Supply Chain, and interacted briefly with Indian employees at Airbus. The Prime Minister also visited the CNES - National Centre for Space Studies in Toulouse. He briefly interacted with post-graduate students […]

PM Modi addresses UNESCO at its headquarter

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address at the UNESCO Headquarters had words of appreciation for UNESCO in terms of its role in the field of education and culture. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that India has launched the most ambitious programme to provide skills to our youth and education for every child in the remotest villages. […]

PM Modi embarks on 9-day tour of France, Germany and Canada

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has departed on a week-long tour of two of Europe's biggest economies as well as Canada on Thursday. He is on his way to France first, then Germany and then cross the Atlantic to visit Canada extending his link west policy for the first time to all these 3 countries after […]