Today’s 1 Page News – 25 December 2019

Headlines 

  • PM Modi lays foundation stone for Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical University in Lucknow

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches ‘Atal Bhujal Yojana’, Strategic Tunnel under Rohtang Pass named after former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

  • Leaders pay tributes to former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his Birth Anniversary

  • There is no difference between NPR & NRC. The Home Minister is misleading the country. All political parties will be together in protesting against this : Asaduddin Owaisi

  • Merry Christmas! We remember, with immense joy, the noble thoughts of Jesus Christ. He epitomised spirit of service and compassion, devoting his life towards alleviating human suffering. His teachings inspire millions across the world : PM Modi

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PM Narendra Modi launches ‘Atal Bhujal Yojana’

  • On the Birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Atal Bhujal Yojana (ATAL JAL) and named the Strategic Tunnel under Rohtang Pass after Vajpayee, in an event held in New Delhi today.
  • Speaking on the occasion, Prime Minister said that today the name of a big project which is very important for the country, Rohtang Tunnel, connecting Manali, Himachal Pradesh with Leh, Ladakh and Jammu Kashmir, will now be known as Atal Tunnel.
  • He also said that this strategic tunnel will change the fortunes of this region. It will help in promoting tourism in the region.

President Kovind pays homage to Former PM Vajpayee at ‘Sadaiv Atal’

On the birth anniversary of Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, President Kovind, PM Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh along with other leaders paid homage to India’s former Prime Minister at ‘Sadaiv Atal’, the samadhi of Atal Ji in New Delhi.

Congress President Sonia Gandhi & Rahul Gandhi meet newly elected Chief Minister of Jharkhand, Hemant Soren

Pic Credit: @INCIndia

‘An amazing human being’

Amitabh Kant, @amitabhk87 – CEO,Niti Aayog:
  • My humble tribute to former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his birth anniversary.As Secretary Tourism, Kerala was fortunate to host him in Kumarakom.
  • Later he picked me up to work in Tourism Ministry, GOI.
  • An amazing human being.
  • Here he is with the crew of the houseboat.
Pic Credit: @amitabhk87

Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy obliges a School student with an interview for her school project

Merry Christmas!

Pope Francis leads Christmas Eve Mass at Saint Peter’s Basilica

Pic Courtesy : Vatican

Music is truly all around us!

@hcmariwala :
  • I was sent this video of someone playing Jingle Bells with wrenches.
  • Music is truly all around us!

May the glorious message of peace and love fill you with joy during this wonderful season

 

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