A- A A+
Last Updated : Jan 20 2020 6:27PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi asks students to pursue their heart and work with zeal to deliver for Nation and its development            J&K: Three terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Shopian            SC refuses to grant interim stay on electoral bond scheme            Printing of Union Budget documents 2020-21 begins with Halwa ceremony            Khelo India: Tamil Nadu girls win U-17 basketball title           

National News

Aug 27, 2019
7:34AM

PM Modi returns to India after completing hectic trip to France, UAE & Bahrain

DD News
Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to India after completing a hectic trip to France, United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. His visit projected India's role in the global arena as well as in the Asian Region. India's prominent stand on protecting environment, climate and digital technology was lauded at the G-7 Summit.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the session on digital transformation highlighting India's efforts in putting digital technology to use to fight social inequalities through empowerment and education. He met the world leaders on the sidelines of the G-7 Summit and held bilateral talks. His meeting with the US President Donald Trump raised the expectation of the world even as the US President termed it as a great meeting with a friend. 

The leaders discussed strengthening strategic partnership with a focus on energy and trade. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the bilateral discussions were useful and looked forward to expand cooperation as large democracies for the benefit of Indian citizens and global peace and prosperity. 

Mr. Modi wrapped up the visit by addressing the Session on Digital Transformative Technology, furthering innovation and promoting digital payments. He also highlighted the efforts of India towards eliminating single use plastic, conserving water, harnessing solar energy and protecting flora and fauna for a sustainable future.

AIR correspondent reports that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit gave a thrust to India's closer ties with partner countries and also rejuvenated old ties by signing of memorandum. Mr.Modi's exceptional accomplishment was lauded by conferring of the order of Zayed by the UAE. The launch of the Rupay Card and the release of the commemorative stamp on Mahatma Gandhi symbolized the importance of friendship in the Emirates. 


Mr. Modi was glad to receive the King Hamad Order of the Renaissance by the King of Bahrain The first ever visit of an Indian Prime Minister pardoned 250 Indians serving sentences in the country. Thousands of non-resident Indians living in these countries were enthused proving that the roots where they belong was important to them. It was a moment of rare honour for the Indians even as Prime Minister inaugurated the renovated temple of Shrinathji Krishna temple built at  45 thousand square feet by the Thattai Hindu Merchants Community. Mr. Modi's visit was termed as friendly, warm, exuberant , productive and great by the leaders who had met him. 

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 20 (Jan) Midday News 20 (Jan) News at Nine 19 (Jan) Hourly 20 (Jan) (1800hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 20 (Jan) दोपहर समाचार 20 (Jan) समाचार संध्या 19 (Jan) प्रति घंटा समाचार 20 (Jan) (1805hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 20 (Jan) Khabrein(Day) 20 (Jan) Khabrein(Eve) 19 (Jan)
Aaj Savere 20 (Jan) Parikrama 20 (Jan)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 19 (Jan) Samayki 19 (Jan) Sports Scan 19 (Jan) Spotlight/News Analysis 19 (Jan) Samachar Darshan 19 (Jan) Radio Newsreel 18 (Jan)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 19 (Dec) Surkhiyon Mein 19 (Dec) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 15 (Jan) Vaad-Samvaad 14 (Jan) Money Talk 14 (Jan) Current Affairs 17 (Jan)
  • Money Matters 19 (Jan)
  • International News 20 (Jan)
  • Press Review 20 (Jan)
  • From the States 20 (Jan)
  • Let's Connect 20 (Jan)
  • 360°- Ek Parivesh 20 (Jan)
  • Know Your Constitution 19 (Jan)
  • Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat 20 (Jan)
  • Sanskriti Darshan 20 (Jan)
  • Fit India New India 20 (Jan)