Narendra Modi Finally Responds On The Rape Cases In The Country

Narendra Modi Finally Responds On The Rape Cases In The Country

The company also said it will build the world's most modern aerospace facility in India, besides creating a local supplier base of ancillary systems.

Prime Minister Modi inaugurated the first health centre under Ayushman Bharat Scheme in Jangala earlier today.

From Sweden, Modi will leave for Britain on April 17 evening.

After the PM Modi's statement the two BJP leaders Lal Singh, Chander Prakash, who supported Kathua rape accused by participating a rally, submitted their resignation to the state party chief.

PM Modi's UK visit will have a particular focus on the India-UK technological partnership and the central feature of this will be his second meeting with Theresa May on Wednesday at the Francis Crick Institute in London, where a new India-UK Technical Alliance is expected to be among a series of announcements.

When Prime Minister Modi visits Sweden and England (April 16 to 20), cooperation in the areas of innovation, technology and education will top his agenda. It will be only the second time that all five Nordic countries will have a summit with one country, the only other time was with the United States during Barack Obama's term. The Prime Minister will also hold bilateral discussions with his Swedish counterpart. "Nordic competencies fit well with our vision for India's transformation".

Sri Lanka joins Commonwealth alliance to fight against plastic pollution
New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Vanuatu, and Ghana have already joined the United Kingdom in the Commonwealth Clean Oceans Alliance. The CCOA has been jointly set up by the United Kingdom and Vanuatu to drive action on plastic waste.

India and Sweden will on Tuesday also co-host the first ever India-Nordic Summit, where, apart from Modi and Lofven, the Prime Ministers of the other four Nordic countries of Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Norway will also be present.

The two prime ministers will hold bilateral talks on Tuesday.

"The Commonwealth is a unique multilateral grouping that not only provides useful assistance to its developing country members, particularly the small states and small-island developing states, but also has a strong worldwide voice for development issues", Modi said.

Under the theme of "Living Bridge", he will also have the opportunity to meet people from various walks of life who have enriched the multi-faceted India-UK relationship.

The bilateral leg of the United Kingdom tour begins with PM Modi's talks with Theresa May at 10 Downing Street on Wednesday morning, during which both leaders are expected to discuss a wide range of issues of mutual interest, including separatism, cross-border terrorism, visa and immigration.

According to the Ministry of External Affairs, PM Modi would meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel during his brief stopover in Berlin on April 20.

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