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20-Mar-2019 Chandauli/Varanasi/Mirzapur

Who let Nirav Modi escape, Priyanka Gandhi asks BJP

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP for describing the arrest of absconding PNB fraud case accused Nirav Modi in London as an achievement, asking who let him flee."Is it an achievement? Who...

20-Mar-2019 Mirzapur/Varanasi

BJP attacking every democratic institution : Priyanka Gandhi

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday accused the BJP of systematically attacking every democratic institution in the country and said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should not take people for fools.Speaking to reporters before beginning...

08-Mar-2019 Varanasi

My government committed to women's safety, security : Narendra Modi

The central government is fully committed to women's safety, security and empowerment for which it has rolled out several schemes, programmes and projects, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Friday.Addressing a gathering of women at a convention of...

08-Mar-2019 Varanasi

Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of Kashi Vishwanath temple corridor

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday laid the foundation stone of the ambitious 'Kashi Vishwanath Mandir Vistarikaran-Saundarayakaran Yojana' (Kashi Vishwanath Temple Extension and Beautification Plan) here that would be rolled out in four phases.He kick-started...

21-Jan-2019 Varanasi

Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas gets underway in Varanasi

The 15th Edition of Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas got off to a grand start at Deendayal Hastakala Sankul in Varanasi today. External Affairs Minister, Smt Sushma Swaraj inaugurated the Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas on day one of PBD-2019.Union Minister of State...

21-Jan-2019 Varanasi

Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi exhorts NRI youth to connect with their roots

A high level delegation from Punjab led by the Sports and Youth Affairs Minister, Punjab, Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi attended the 3 day ‘Youth Parvasi Bharti Divas’ celebrations which commenced today at Varanasi. The minister exhorted the NRI Punjabi youth...

29-Dec-2018 Varanasi

PM in Varanasi : Dedicates Campus of IRRI to the nation

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, visited Varanasi today.He dedicated the campus of the International Rice Research Institute, at Varanasi, to the nation. He visited various laboratories of the Institute.At the Deendayal Hastkala Sankul, the Prime Minister...

12-Nov-2018 Varanasi

We pursue development-oriented politics : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday called for development-oriented politics and said that the people were now voting on the basis of development and were no longer interested in vote-bank politics.Addressing a gathering at Varanasi, his parliamentary constituency,...

18-Sep-2018 Varanasi

Narendra Modi inaugurates key development projects in Varanasi

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, today inaugurated and laid the Foundation Stone for several important development projects, at a public gathering in Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi.Among the projects inaugurated are the Integrated Power Development...

22-Jul-2018 Varanasi

Manoj Sinha inaugurates Ghazipur Regional Rail Training Institute

In a bid to strengthen the expertise and capabilities of the employees of North-Eastern Railways, Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha on Sunday inaugurated Regional Rail Training Institute (RRTI) at Uttar Pradesh's Ghazipur.He also inaugurated the...

15-May-2018 Varanasi

18 die as under-construction Varanasi flyover collapses

At least 18 persons were killed when a section of an under-construction flyover collapsed in Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, an official said on Tuesday.Two dozen persons were injured in the tragedy near the Cantonment...

18-Mar-2018 Varanasi

Manduadih to become Banaras railway station

The holy city of Varanasi is soon likely to get a railway station named "Banaras".The Railway Ministry is considering renaming the Manduadih railway station as Banaras railway station.Manduadih is among one of the four railway stations in the city besides...

17-Mar-2018 Varanasi

MoS Railways inspects work in Varanasi division

Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha on Saturday took stock of the ongoing railway projects in Varanasi Division of Northern Railways with a team of officials.The projects include doubling and electrification of the Varanasi-Ballia railway section, DEMU...

12-Mar-2018 Varanasi

Emanuel Macron, Narendra Modi take boat ride across Ganga

French President Emanuel Macron and Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a boat ride on the Ganga here on Monday, animatedly talking on the flower-decked double-decker vessel.Modi, who represents Varanasi in the Lok Sabha, briefed Macron about the history and...

12-Mar-2018 Varanasi

Narendra Modi receives Emmanuel Macron in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi received French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife here on Monday, officials said.Flanked by Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, public representatives and state government officials, Modi accorded...

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