It has been two years since Narendra Modi took oath as the 15th Prime Minister of this country. Even though the govt came to power with an absolute majority, passage of some crucial reforms hit a roadblock. With two years into governance, we bring you an interactive timeline on hits and misses of the Modi government.

The FDI inflows were at $2.11 billion in the same month of last year, according to the data of the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP). For the entire 2015-16 fiscal ended March 31, the inflows grew by 29 per cent to $40 billion as against $30.93 billion in 2014-15.

The bank reported Rs 13,174 crore in provisions in the fourth quarter against Rs 7,949 crore provisions in the preceding quarter. The state lender had 6.5 per cent in gross NPAs against 5.10 per cent in the preceding quarter.

Maruti, controlled by Japan's Suzuki Motor Corp (7269.T), will recall 75,419 Baleno cars, including 17,231 units of exports, manufactured between August 3, 2015 and May 17, 2016 to upgrade the airbag controller software.

After two years of growing at a scorching pace, led by acquisitions, it seems things are not going well for AskMe. Recently, there were reports that the company has laid off 600 employees, reducing its workforce to 3,500. The company says this was part of its annual workforce rationalisation exercise.

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Indian mobile handset company LAVA on Friday unveiled its first 4G tablet "IvoryS 4G" that can be used for both work and entertainment purposes. The Rs 8,799 device packs 7-inch HD display, 1 GHz quad-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM to provide lag-free experience to the consumers.

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As the country prospers, the poverty bar will keep rising and a section of the population will always remain below it. After all, even the US and European countries have sections termed 'poor', though they may be much better off than the poor in India.

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