Apr 04, 2021 03:22 PM IST
The home minister was on a day-long visit to Assam and was scheduled to attend three election campaign meetings in Sarbhog, Bhawanipur and Jalukbari constituencies.
- Apr 04, 2021 11:01 AM IST
At least five security personnel were killed and 30 others injured on April 3 in the encounter with Naxals in a forest along the border between Bijapur and Sukma districts in Chhattisgarh.
- Apr 03, 2021 04:26 PM IST
The Maran family, Karunanidhi family and Gandhi family 'are dynasty, family parties whereas BJP and AIADMK are parties that elevate grassroot workers to the posts of PM and CM,' Shah added.
- Apr 01, 2021 03:10 PM IST
The "mothers and sisters" of the state should teach a 'lesson' to the DMK in the April 6 Assembly polls, Amit Shah said.
- Apr 01, 2021 08:48 AM IST
"As the voting for the 2nd phase begins in West Bengal, I appeal to everyone to vote in large numbers. Your one vote can bring decisive change. So, come out and vote for a safer and prosperous Bengal," he said.
- Mar 31, 2021 02:42 PM IST
Taking a swipe at Ajmal for claiming that the "lock and key (AIUDF symbol) of forming the next government in the state is in his hands, Shah said the people would decide who will run Assam.
- Mar 29, 2021 09:04 AM IST
There has been speculation in political circles that Shah met Pawar and Praful Patel at a top industrialist's residence in Ahmedabad on March 27.
- Mar 26, 2021 03:46 PM IST
Addressing an election rally, Amit Shah said appropriate laws and policies will be put in place to strengthen Assamese culture and civilisation.
- Mar 24, 2021 08:05 PM IST
Shah addressed two poll rallies at Kanjirapally in Kottayam district and Paravur in Kollam district, besides taking out road shows at Tripunithura in Kochi and Kanjikode in Palakkad.
- Mar 24, 2021 06:45 PM IST
When the police were asked about how bona fide ticket holders can be forcefully detrained based on a suspicion of forceful religious conversion, a Senior RPF official responded by saying that by law, any passenger can raise a complaint about a cognizable offence.
- Mar 24, 2021 12:32 PM IST
Speaking to reporters during the roadshow, Shah targetted Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan over the gold smuggling case, asking him to explain whether his former Principal Secretary M Sivasankar was involved in the scam.
- Mar 23, 2021 02:06 PM IST
Criticising the TMC's "cut money" culture, Shah claimed that "Bhatija (nephew) and company swindled central funds sent for Amphan relief". If voted to power, Shah said the BJP would constitute a committee to probe the alleged siphoning off relief funds.
- Mar 22, 2021 02:05 PM IST
Addressing the first of three election rallies in Assam during the day, Shah alleged that five years ago when Congress was in power, there was agitation, violence, bomb blasts, deaths and curfews were common.
- Mar 21, 2021 01:58 PM IST
Amit Shah, during a rally here in Purba Medinipur district, reaffirmed that the BJP will build 'sonar Bangla' (golden Bengal) over the next five years, propelled by the partys double-engine government at the Centre and the state.
- Mar 16, 2021 02:43 PM IST
Claiming that Shah is getting "frustrated" by "poor turnou" at his rallies, Banerjee also alleged that the BJP is plotting conspiracies to kill her as her security director Vivek Sahay was removed by the Election Commission after she sustained injuries last week in Purba Medinipur's Nandigram.
- Mar 16, 2021 02:13 PM IST
Reaching out to West Bengal government employees and said the seventh Pay Commission will be implemented in the state if the saffron party is voted to power.
- Mar 07, 2021 10:12 PM IST
Hitting out at Modi over his "ashol 'parivartan" (real change) jibe during a rally in Kolkata earlier in the day, she said, "Parivartan will happen in Delhi, not in Bengal."
- Mar 07, 2021 08:36 PM IST
Speaking at the culmination of the BJP's rally 'Vijaya Yathra' at the Shanghumugham Beach, Amit Shah also sought to know if the Chief Minister's Office tried to influence the customs officials in the case.
- Mar 07, 2021 01:16 PM IST
Launching his "Vetri Kodi Eandhi" (Carrying the flag of victory) campaign from Suseendiram in this district, he said he was confident that a coalition government of the NDA will come to power in the state after the April 6 assembly polls.
- Mar 04, 2021 10:59 AM IST
West Bengal is arguably the biggest election prize the BJP has been eyeing in recent times. The State is witnessing a high-stakes battle between the ruling Trinamool Congress and the BJP. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is facing her toughest challenge amid a series of defections from the TMC to the saffron party. The 8-phase election will begin on March 27
- Mar 01, 2021 06:50 PM IST
Earlier on February 28, the Home Minister lambasted V Narayanasamy's government and alleged that he was engaged in rampant corruption in Puducherry.
- Feb 28, 2021 01:38 PM IST
Addressing an election rally of BJP here, an enclave of the union territory, Shah claimed the Congress government, which collapsed earlier this month after losing majority, indulged in "petty politics" over Central schemes meant for Puducherry.
- Feb 26, 2021 08:29 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee said the Election Commission should not look at the state "through the eyes of the saffron camp" — a reference to the BJP.
- Feb 25, 2021 03:30 PM IST
The Congress' "greed" to capture power in the state will remain unfulfilled and the BJP along with its ally Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), which symbolises Assamese identity, will win the assembly polls with a two-thirds majority, Shah told a public rally at Borduwa, the birthplace of Srimanta Sankardeva, the 15-16th century saint, scholar and religious reformer, in Nagaon district.
- Feb 25, 2021 01:25 PM IST
The journey initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been taken forward by Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, Amit Shah said after attending the 'Mahayagya' at the Shivlinga shaped 'Maha Mrityunjaya' temple, believed to be the tallest Shiva temple in the world, in Assam's Nagaon district.