#Narendra Modi

  • Article: India Will Ban Plastic Bags, Cups, and Straws Around the Country, Officials Say

    India Will Ban Plastic Bags, Cups, and Straws Around the Country, Officials Say

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 3, 2019

    The ban will be implemented across the nation on Oct. 2. Read more

  • Article: India Is About to Make a Massive Change to Its Health Care System

    India Is About to Make a Massive Change to Its Health Care System

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 14, 2018

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has new plans. Read more

  • Article: Gates, Jolie, the Obamas: These Are the Most Admired People of 2018

    Gates, Jolie, the Obamas: These Are the Most Admired People of 2018

    April 12, 2018

    Gates and Jolie beat out former presidents, royals and Oprah to claim the top spots. Read more

  • Article: India Is Planning to Give Free Health Care to 500,000,000 People

    India Is Planning to Give Free Health Care to 500,000,000 People

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 2, 2018

    It’s being called Modicare. Read more

  • Article: Officials in India Believe Public Shaming Is The Best Way to Improve Public Health

    Officials in India Believe Public Shaming Is The Best Way to Improve Public Health

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 6, 2017

    Some people call it cruel, but could it save lives? Read more

  • Article: Muslim Men in India Can No Longer Divorce Women by Saying ‘Talaq’ Three Times

    Muslim Men in India Can No Longer Divorce Women by Saying ‘Talaq’ Three Times

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Aug. 22, 2017

    It’s a “historic” step. Read more

  • Article: India Pulled 86% of Its Money From Circulation Last Year; Now 9.1 Million More People Are Paying Taxes

    India Pulled 86% of Its Money From Circulation Last Year; Now 9.1 Million More People Are Paying Taxes

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 18, 2017

    Six months after the Modi government crackdown on unaccounted wealth, India says it has created 9.1 Read more

  • Article: Surprise! Another White Male Is Named Time’s Person of the Year

    Surprise! Another White Male Is Named Time’s Person of the Year

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 7, 2016

    And other takeaways from Time’s Person of the Year selection Read more