Articles tagged under: America

Rain played spoilsport in this U.S. Navratri event too; however Kheilaiyas continued with Garba

September 29, 2019
Rain played spoilsport in this U.S. Navratri event too; however Kheilaiyas continued with Garba

New York: Rain played spoilsport even in Garba event organized in America, however the spirit of Garba playing Gujaratis won over rain. Pictures here are from New Britain Football Stadium in Connecticut near New York. Vadodara origin organizers Pinal Patel, Ketul Vyas, Luv Patel and Darshan Patel wanted to organize Garba event in America in Vadodara flavor. They had called singer Achal Mehta and orchestra to create Vadodara Navratri experience in the U.S. They had also made arrangements fo...Read More

PM Narendra Modi’s addresses United Nations General Assembly in New York, USA

September 27, 2019

New York: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York today. Evoking Mahatma Gandhi, Prime Minister said that Gandhiji’s message of truth and non-violence is relevant even today for peace, progress and development of the world. Prime Minister highlighted the huge transformation brought about by the pro–people initiatives of the Government like Swachh Bharat, Ayushman Bharat, Jan Dhan Yojana and Digital ide...Read More

World leaders join PM Modi to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

September 25, 2019
World leaders join PM Modi to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

New York: To commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi – a global icon of peace and non-violence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted a high-level event on the sidelines of the 74th UNGA today at 6:30 pm in the ECOSOC Chamber of the UN Headquarters. The event was graced by H.E. Mr. António Guterres, Secretary General of the UN, H.E. Mr. Moon Jae-in, President of the Republic of Korea, H.E. Mr. Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of the Republic of Singapore, H.E. Ms. Sheikh Has...Read More

Bill Gates presents ‘Global Goalkeeper’s Goal’ award to PM Narendra Modi

September 25, 2019

 New York: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi received the ‘Global Goalkeeper’ Award by Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, on 24 September 2019. The award ceremony took place on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session in New York. Prime Minister dedicated the award to those Indians who transformed the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan into a mass movement and made it a part of their daily lives. “The success of the Swachh Bharat Mission ...Read More

Trump calls Modi, father of India, Elvis presley of India

September 24, 2019

New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump held a meeting at the UN Headquarters. PM Modi said "I am thankful to Trump that he came to Houston. He is my friend but he is also a good friend of India." US President said: We will have trade deal very soon. Trump said, "...The Prime Minister (PM Modi) will take care of it" when asked 'how do you see the statement coming from Pakistani PM admitting that the Pakistani ISI trained Al Qaeda?' Trump said, "I ...Read More

India to have first NBA basketball next week: President Trump

September 23, 2019
India to have first NBA basketball next week: President Trump

Houston: US President Donald Trump on Sunday announced that India will soon have access to another world class American product - NBA basketball. Trump, who was speaking at the NRG stadium to over 50,000 Indian-Americans, said that America is committed to ensure Indians have access to the finest goods in the world, products stamped with the beautiful phrase 'Make in USA'. "And very soon, India will have access to another world class American product- NBA basketball. Wow, sounds good. N...Read More

Live: Howdy Modi community summit – from Houston, America

September 22, 2019

Houston, America: Howdy Modi is a community summit hosted by Texas India Forum (TIF) for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday, September 22nd at the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas at 10 am. The live audience will be the largest gathering for an invited foreign leader visiting the United States other than the Pope. The “Howdy Modi” summit has been organized with the support of more than 1,000 volunteers and 650 Texas-based Welcome Partner organizations.Read More

PM Narendra Modi in Houston, America

September 22, 2019

Kashmiri Pandits hail Modi on abrogation of Art 370, Sikhs call him 'tiger' Houston, US: On the first day of his US visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Indian diaspora on Sunday including two minority groups and one community linked to Jammu and Kashmir - a province that saw actions vis-a-vis bifurcation and abrogation of the special Article 370. "I had a special interaction with Kashmiri Pandits in Houston," Mr Modi tweeted. The Kasmiri Pandit community 'unequivocally supported...Read More

Gujarat and New Jersey ink Sister – State agreement

September 21, 2019

Gandhinagar: New Jersey and Gujarat inked sister state agreement today in Gujarat capital Gandhinagar in presence of Mr. Philip. D. Murphy, Governor of New Jersey and Vijaybhai Rupani, Chief Minister of Gujarat. According to a statement issued by Government of Gujarat the areas of cooperation between two States include economy, clean energy, education, tourism, cultural exchange, healthcare, trade, pharma, I.T., real estate, collaboration between universities, faculty and students exchan...Read More

PM Narendra Modi leaves for a week-long America visit

September 20, 2019
PM Narendra Modi leaves for a week-long America visit

PM @narendramodi leaves for USA. During this visit he will be taking part in multiple programmes including addressing the @UN General Assembly, the Community Programme in Houston and talks with @POTUS @realDonaldTrump. pic.twitter.com/DZf8i3wBaM— PMO India (@PMOIndia) September 20, 2019 Prime Minister’s statement prior to his departure for USA I am visiting the United States of America from 21 to 27 September 2019. I will visit Houston and, thereafter, New York to attend the Hi...Read More

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