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Amit Shah is the Home Minister of India and a prominent BJP leader, often considered PM Narendra Modi's right-hand man. During Modi government's first term in office, he was the President of BJP. Shah is often credited with making the BJP a formidable election machine. He was elected to Lok Sabha from Gandhinagar constituency during the 2019 General Elections. More

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  • Delhi Police commissioner S N Shrivastava in Parliament to meet Amit Shah Mar 04, 2020 12:15 PM IST

    Delhi Police commissioner S N Shrivastava in Parliament to meet Amit Shah

    Shrivastava was given the additional charge of Delhi Police commissioner after the retirement of Amulya Patnaik.

  • Congress, CPI(M) students' wings 'purify' ground where Amit Shah held rally Mar 03, 2020 08:06 AM IST

    Congress, CPI(M) students' wings 'purify' ground where Amit Shah held rally

    A group of men allegedly shouted the incendiary "desh ke gaddaron ko, goli maro..." (shoot the traitors) slogan near Shahid Minar ground on their way to Shah's rally.

  • BJP to give legal aid to those arrested for 'goli maaro' slogans during Amit Shah’s Kolkata rally Mar 02, 2020 05:04 PM IST

    BJP to give legal aid to those arrested for 'goli maaro' slogans during Amit Shah’s Kolkata rally

    As per reports, a showdown was averted after those people mouthing the slogans came face-to-face with some members of the Left Front and Congress, as there was police deployment in the area and the matter was thus handled.

  • If no minority will be affected by CAA, why keep Muslims out of it: Chidambaram to Amit Shah Mar 02, 2020 08:13 AM IST

    If no minority will be affected by CAA, why keep Muslims out of it: Chidambaram to Amit Shah

    Addressing a rally in Kolkata, Shah assured people of the minority community that not a single person will lose citizenship due to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

  • India has developed proactive defence policy: Amit Shah Mar 02, 2020 07:35 AM IST

    India has developed proactive defence policy: Amit Shah

    Shah also said that India has now joined the league of countries like the US and Israel that can carry out surgical strikes.

  • TMC hits out at Amit Shah, asks him to take care of Delhi Mar 01, 2020 06:44 PM IST

    TMC hits out at Amit Shah, asks him to take care of Delhi

    Senior TMC leader Abhishek Banerjee also said West Bengal is better off without bigotry and hatred that, he alleged, the BJP "is trying to spread".

  • All refugees in India will be granted citizenship under CAA, says Amit Shah Mar 01, 2020 05:46 PM IST

    All refugees in India will be granted citizenship under CAA, says Amit Shah

    Shah, addressing a rally here, also exuded confidence that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will form the next government in Bengal with two- third majority after the 2021 assembly polls.

  • BJP workers raise 'goli maro...' slogan en route to Shah rally Mar 01, 2020 04:45 PM IST

    BJP workers raise 'goli maro...' slogan en route to Shah rally

    The group, carrying party flags, were heard shouting the slogan en route to the Shahid Minar ground.

  • Cong, CPI(M) stage rallies in Kolkata against Shah visit Mar 01, 2020 02:35 PM IST

    Cong, CPI(M) stage rallies in Kolkata against Shah visit

    As Shah arrived in the city in the morning, hundreds of Left and Congress protesters, carrying black flags and anti-CAA posters, demonstrated outside the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport and raised 'go back' slogans.

  • Congress to strongly raise Delhi riots in Parliament, demand Amit Shah's resignation Mar 01, 2020 01:47 PM IST

    Congress to strongly raise Delhi riots in Parliament, demand Amit Shah's resignation

    The Congress is likely to submit adjournment motion notices in both Houses of Parliament on Monday, demanding a debate over the violence in Delhi, sources said.

  • India has developed proactive defence policy: Amit Shah Mar 01, 2020 01:35 PM IST

    India has developed proactive defence policy: Amit Shah

    Shah also said that India has now joined the league of countries like the US and Israel in carrying out surgical strikes.

  • Amit Shah arrives in Kolkata amid anti-CAA protests Mar 01, 2020 11:41 AM IST

    Amit Shah arrives in Kolkata amid anti-CAA protests

    Hundreds of protesters of the Left Front and Congress, holding black flags and anti-CAA posters, demonstrated outside gate number 1 of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport.

  • EZC meet chaired by Amit Shah underway Feb 28, 2020 12:52 PM IST

    EZC meet chaired by Amit Shah underway

    The 24th EZC meeting is being attended by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and his West Bengal and Bihar counterparts Mamata Banerjee and Nitish Kumar respectively.

  • Amit Shah was nowhere to be seen when violence hit Delhi: Shiv Sena Feb 28, 2020 11:05 AM IST

    Amit Shah was nowhere to be seen when violence hit Delhi: Shiv Sena

    An editorial in the Marathi daily said Shah had taken out a lot of time for campaigning for the just concluded Delhi assembly election, distributing pamphlets door-to-door to canvass support for BJP candidates.

  • Amit Shah to address pro-CAA rally in Bhubaneswar on February 28 Feb 27, 2020 09:15 PM IST

    Amit Shah to address pro-CAA rally in Bhubaneswar on February 28

    State BJP president Samir Mohanty said the rally to be addressed by Shah was part of his party's countrywide awareness programme on CAA undertaken in January following protests by the opposition against the amended law.

  • Delhi violence: Congress leaders meet President, demand Amit Shah's resignation over 'abdication of duty' Feb 27, 2020 01:17 PM IST

    Delhi violence: Congress leaders meet President, demand Amit Shah's resignation over 'abdication of duty'

    The delegation, including former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ahmed Patel, P Chidambaram, K C Venugopal, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Anand Sharma and Randeep Surjewala, also submitted a memorandum to the president over the wave of violence in Delhi.

  • Politics | Does the Delhi violence point to a deeper malaise? Feb 26, 2020 01:25 PM IST

    Politics | Does the Delhi violence point to a deeper malaise?

    On the face of it, the riots could be attributed to the total collapse of proper policing, lack of intelligence on local ferment and even reckless and irresponsible posturing by some politicians.

  • Delhi violence: Arvind Kejriwal says meeting with Amit Shah was positive, all parties will take steps to restore peace Feb 25, 2020 01:09 PM IST

    Delhi violence: Arvind Kejriwal says meeting with Amit Shah was positive, all parties will take steps to restore peace

    "Meeting with HM Amit Shah was positive and it was decided that all parties will take steps to restore peace," he told reporters after the meeting.

  • Amit Shah holds meeting with Delhi LG, CM, leaders of political parties Feb 25, 2020 12:35 PM IST

    Amit Shah holds meeting with Delhi LG, CM, leaders of political parties

    Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Commissioner of Police Amulya Patnaik, Congress leader Subhash Chopra, BJP's Manoj Tiwari and Ramvir Bidhuri attended the meeting.

  • Delhi violence: Amit Shah calls meet with LG, CM, leaders of political parties Feb 25, 2020 10:28 AM IST

    Delhi violence: Amit Shah calls meet with LG, CM, leaders of political parties

    Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and representatives of different political parties were invited for the meeting.

  • Amit Shah reviews situation in Delhi Feb 25, 2020 09:21 AM IST

    Amit Shah reviews situation in Delhi

    The meeting was held late Monday night after Shah's return from Ahmedabad, where he had attended the 'Namaste Trump' event addressed by US President Donald Trump.

  • Northeast Delhi clashes: CM Arvind Kejriwal urges LG, Amit Shah to restore law and order Feb 24, 2020 03:43 PM IST

    Northeast Delhi clashes: CM Arvind Kejriwal urges LG, Amit Shah to restore law and order

    "I sincerely urge Hon'ble LG n Hon'ble Union Home Minister to restore law and order n ensure that peace and harmony is maintained. Nobody should be allowed to orchestrate flagrations (sic)," he tweeted.

  • No intention to scrap Article 371: Amit Shah assures Northeast Feb 20, 2020 02:43 PM IST

    No intention to scrap Article 371: Amit Shah assures Northeast

    Most of the states that have special provisions under Article 371 are in the Northeast. These provisions are aimed at preserving their cultural heritage and customary laws.

  • China objects to Home Minister Amit Shah's visit to Arunachal Pradesh Feb 20, 2020 01:10 PM IST

    China objects to Home Minister Amit Shah's visit to Arunachal Pradesh

    Shah is in Arunachal Pradesh to attend the 34th Statehood Day function and launch a number of projects related to industry and roads, officials said.

  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal meets Home Minister Amit Shah Feb 19, 2020 03:45 PM IST

    Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal meets Home Minister Amit Shah

    "Met Hon'ble Home Minister Sh Amit Shah ji. Had a very good and fruitful meeting. Discussed several issues related to Delhi. Both of us agreed that we will work together for development of Delhi," Kejriwal tweeted.

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