Neighbourhood in focus while marking out red lines (100 days of Modi government)

Neighbourhood in focus while marking out red lines (100 days of Modi government)

By Ranjana Narayan  New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The foreign policy inbox of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has Indeed been full right from the day of his swearing in. While the accolades have poured in for the prime minister’s outreach to neighbours and interaction with major powers, the sudden cancellation of talks with Pakistan that […]

Modi’s 100 days: Has the ‘acche din’ hype hoomeranged?

Modi's 100 days: Has the 'acche din' hype hoomeranged?

By Amulya Ganguli A month after assuming office, Narendra Modi had rued the absence in his case of the customary honeymoon period for a new prime minister. Now, the by-election setbacks and signs of dissonance at the top have cast a further shadow on his first 100 days as prime minister. The sombre mood was […]

Close to 100 days, assertive Modi stands tall as PM

Close to 100 days, assertive Modi stands tall as PM

By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, Aug 29As he completes 100 days in office Sep 3, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity is still running high as he unleashes a new style of governance and is surprising everyone with his grasp of foreign policy expertise few thought he had it in him. Barring his most bitter critics, […]

Major decisions of the Modi government in 100 days

Major decisions of the Modi government in 100 days

* Panel created to locate the estimated Rs.50,000 crore ($8 billion) in ‘black money’ estimated to have been stashed away in tax havens abroad.* The previous government’s 62 panels, called Groups of Ministers (GOMs) and Empowered Groups of Ministers (EGOMs), supposed to aid the decision-making process scrapped. Modi says there would be one decision-making centre.* […]