POSTED BY Freya Dasgupta ON Apr 09, 2015 AT 20:35 IST ,  Edited At: Apr 09, 2015 20:35 IST

Ten months into his term as Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi has graced the Indian media with his first-ever interview after taking over the country's premiership. Amidst increasing voices of disapproval over its proposed changes to the Land Acquisition Bill — which has been branded anti-poor — and concerns over his government’s lack of performance by industrialists, Modi has taken stock of his achievements of the last 10 months in this exclusive interview to Hindustan Times. 

Although the interview is in Q&A format, the questions are more like sub-heads. They are there, but they don't ask much. Both the questions and the answers seem to move towards a pre-determined goal — to highlight the PM's achievements. 

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POSTED BY Freya Dasgupta ON Apr 09, 2015 AT 20:35 IST, Edited At: Apr 09, 2015 20:35 IST
POSTED BY Outlook Web Desk ON Feb 18, 2015 AT 23:05 IST ,  Edited At: Feb 18, 2015 23:05 IST

As other big developing markets stumble, India is emerging as one of the few hopes for global growth. This is the line the New York Times takes in an article published this week. It says while China, Brazil and Russia are struggling, it is India – with its surging stock markets, robust rupee, and with multinationals looking to expand their presence – that is the only one shining.

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POSTED BY Outlook Web Desk ON Feb 18, 2015 AT 19:44 IST ,  Edited At: Feb 18, 2015 19:44 IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi might be known for his rhetoric but like all other world leaders he too uses a teleprompter.

Unfortunately for Mr. Modi, this morning, his teleprompter let him down.

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POSTED BY Outlook Web Desk ON Feb 17, 2015 AT 17:37 IST ,  Edited At: Feb 17, 2015 17:37 IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has always made headlines for his flashy dressing sense but on Jan 27, when Modi ji put on that striking pinstripe bandhgala with his name embroidered on the fabric, to meet US President Barack Obama, little did he know, that much like Rudolph with the shiny red nose, he would go down in history for his flashy fashion statement.

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POSTED BY Outlook Web Desk ON Feb 12, 2015 AT 14:06 IST ,  Edited At: Feb 12, 2015 14:06 IST

On February 10, Jon Stewart, legendary host of the Daily Show announced his retirement to an unsuspecting audience, after 16 incredible years on air.

 

Here are videos when he talked about Modi and the Indian elections on his show.

  

 

And a few picks from his takes on various events:

 

 

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POSTED BY Outlook Web Desk ON Feb 12, 2015 AT 14:06 IST, Edited At: Feb 12, 2015 14:06 IST
     
 
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