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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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  • Famers' protests | Will bring law to claim damages from protestors, says Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar Feb 13, 2021 08:39 PM IST

    Famers' protests | Will bring law to claim damages from protestors, says Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

    Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has said the state will bring a law for recovery of damages to public property from protesters.

  • J&K will be given statehood at an appropriate time: Amit Shah tells Lok Sabha Feb 13, 2021 03:41 PM IST

    J&K will be given statehood at an appropriate time: Amit Shah tells Lok Sabha

    On the repeal of Article 370, Home Ministe Amit Shah said the decision taken on August 5, 2019, would not be undone. The people of Jammu and Kashmir have welcomed the abrogation of the law.

  • Amit Shah-led high level committee approves Rs 3,113 crore for 5 states as disaster relief Feb 13, 2021 12:31 PM IST

    Amit Shah-led high level committee approves Rs 3,113 crore for 5 states as disaster relief

    The states and union territory that will get the additional central assistancefrom the National Disaster Risk Management Fund (NDRMF)are AndhraPradesh, Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Madhya Pradesh, a home ministry statement said.

  • Mamata Banerjee, Amit Shah trade barbs as TMC-BJP fight heats up in poll-bound West Bengal Feb 12, 2021 01:44 PM IST

    Mamata Banerjee, Amit Shah trade barbs as TMC-BJP fight heats up in poll-bound West Bengal

    Nephew, son, Sita, Ram all get weaponised as the two sides slug it out for primacy in the Assembly polls, which will take place only in April-May. In 2016, the TMC had retained power by winning 211 seats in the 294-seat Assembly, while the BJP won just three seats. The Congress and Left won 76 seats together.

  • 'Will credit Rs 18,000 in your bank accounts if you bring BJP to power,' Home Minister Amit Shah tells Bengal farmers Feb 11, 2021 06:07 PM IST

    'Will credit Rs 18,000 in your bank accounts if you bring BJP to power,' Home Minister Amit Shah tells Bengal farmers

    After refusing to implement the PM Kisan scheme for a year, the West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had last month agreed to roll out the cash benefits of Rs 6,000 per year in the state.

  • Amit Shah back with Narayani Sena Battalion promises to woo Rajbonshis ahead of Bengal elections Feb 11, 2021 05:16 PM IST

    Amit Shah back with Narayani Sena Battalion promises to woo Rajbonshis ahead of Bengal elections

    Apart from promising the Narayani Sena regiment to the Rajbonshi community of North Bengal -- in lines with the one that existed in the Cooch Behar kingdom – Amit Shah also promised that the training centre will be named after Chila Roy – a prince of the Koch Dynasty and the younger brother of King Nara Narayan.

  • Farmers protest | No propaganda can stop India, says Amit Shah in response to Rihanna's tweet Feb 03, 2021 09:38 PM IST

    Farmers protest | No propaganda can stop India, says Amit Shah in response to Rihanna's tweet

    Amit Shah tweeted using the hashtags #IndiaAgainstPropaganda and #IndiaTogether in his tweet and shared MEA's statement as a response to international celebs on farmers’ agitation.

  • Rajib Banerjee, other former TMC leaders join BJP in Delhi Jan 30, 2021 10:19 PM IST

    Rajib Banerjee, other former TMC leaders join BJP in Delhi

    Rajib Banerjee and MLAs Prabir Ghosal and Baishali Dalmiya, who was recently expelled from the TMC, and former Howrah Mayor Rathin Chakraborty, flew to the national capital on a special plane, and met central BJP leaders.

  • Vaccination drive going well; world surprised at Indian economy's V-shaped recovery: Amit Shah Jan 21, 2021 02:31 PM IST

    Vaccination drive going well; world surprised at Indian economy's V-shaped recovery: Amit Shah

    Shah, one of the senior most members of the cabinet,also said the COVID-19 vaccination drive is progressing welland once everyone is vaccinated, ''we will attain victory overthe pandemic''.

  • HD Kumaraswamy attacks Karnataka CM Yediyurappa, Amit Shah for ‘ignoring’ Kannada at an event Jan 17, 2021 04:18 PM IST

    HD Kumaraswamy attacks Karnataka CM Yediyurappa, Amit Shah for ‘ignoring’ Kannada at an event

    JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy sought an apology from Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa for not including Kannada language on the inscription plaque that was unveiled at the new Rapid Action Force (RAF) Centre in the state.

  • Farm laws will help increase income of farmers: Amit Shah Jan 17, 2021 03:54 PM IST

    Farm laws will help increase income of farmers: Amit Shah

    The three farm laws will help farmers in increasing their income and they can now sell their produce anywhere in the country and the world, Shah has said.

  • BJP govt in Karnataka will complete 5 year term and return to power again: Amit Shah Jan 16, 2021 09:38 PM IST

    BJP govt in Karnataka will complete 5 year term and return to power again: Amit Shah

    Shah was speaking at the inauguration of police quarters in Bengaluru, besides virtual inauguration of the Indian Reserved Battalion at Vijayapura and the Emergency Response Support System (ERSS) here.

  • Coal sector to play vital role in achieving target of $5 trillion economy: Amit Shah Jan 11, 2021 09:31 PM IST

    Coal sector to play vital role in achieving target of $5 trillion economy: Amit Shah

    Launching a single window clearance system for the coal sector, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said commercial coal mining auctions will now facilitate small and medium industries to receive coal supplies easily.

  • Implementation of lockdown, reopening of livelihood kept Home Ministry busy in 2020 Dec 27, 2020 04:43 PM IST

    Implementation of lockdown, reopening of livelihood kept Home Ministry busy in 2020

    Scores of lockdown orders, guidelines were issued since then, taking into account the spread of the virus, people's needs, giving opportunities for livelihood and other issues.

  • PM Modi's six-year rule provided most peaceful atmosphere in J&K: Amit Shah Dec 26, 2020 06:56 PM IST

    PM Modi's six-year rule provided most peaceful atmosphere in J&K: Amit Shah

    Amit Shah also lauded Lt Governor Manoj Sinha and his administration for conducting peaceful and transparent District Development Council (DDC) polls and assured the people of Jammu and Kashmir that all the promises made by Modi will be fulfilled in a time-bound manner.

  • Union Minister Amit Shah says BTC elections are like a semifinal Dec 26, 2020 06:35 PM IST

    Union Minister Amit Shah says BTC elections are like a semifinal

    According to Shah, this region is considered a focal point for the development of the country for PM Modi.

  • J&K DDC election results: Meet the three first-ever winners of BJP from Kashmir Dec 25, 2020 09:32 AM IST

    J&K DDC election results: Meet the three first-ever winners of BJP from Kashmir

    The three historic wins gave the saffron party one of the reasons to celebrate the results, apart from the fact that it emerged as the single-largest party bagging 75 seats, 72 of them in Jammu division.

  • Farmers' Protest Highlights: Agri laws need many amendments, urge farmers to give concrete suggestions: Dushyant Chautala Dec 24, 2020 07:41 AM IST

    Farmers' Protest Highlights: Agri laws need many amendments, urge farmers to give concrete suggestions: Dushyant Chautala

    Farmers' Protest Highlights: The protest against the new farm reform laws at border points of Delhi has entered the 29th day today.

  • J&K DDC election results: Here's why the BJP is upbeat over the poll outcome Dec 23, 2020 06:43 PM IST

    J&K DDC election results: Here's why the BJP is upbeat over the poll outcome

    The DDC elections were a litmus test for the BJP, and a referendum of sorts on the scrapping of Article 370 last year. The party has not been in power in Jammu and Kashmir, except for an alliance with the PDP in 2015.

  • Farmers' Protest News Highlights | Government ready for discussion on draft proposal, reiterates Narendra Singh Tomar Dec 23, 2020 07:36 AM IST

    Farmers' Protest News Highlights | Government ready for discussion on draft proposal, reiterates Narendra Singh Tomar

    Farmers' Protest News Highlights: The protest against the new farm reform laws at border points of Delhi has entered the 28th day today.

  • West Bengal ahead of other states on all development indices: Mamata Banerjee Dec 22, 2020 07:38 PM IST

    West Bengal ahead of other states on all development indices: Mamata Banerjee

    Issuing a point-by-point rebuttal to assertions made by Amit Shah against her dispensation, during his visit to West Bengal last week, Banerjee cited NCRB data to state that political killings and other crimes have decreased in the last ten years under the TMC rule.

  • Amit Shah to visit poll-bound West Bengal again in January 2021 Dec 22, 2020 04:28 PM IST

    Amit Shah to visit poll-bound West Bengal again in January 2021

    Amit Shah is expected to visit Kolkata on January 12 on the occasion of Swami Vivekananda’s birth anniversary and Howrah on January 23 to mark the occasssion of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's birthday.

  • Farmers' Protest News Highlights | Protesting farmers show black flags to Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar in Ambala Dec 22, 2020 07:34 AM IST

    Farmers' Protest News Highlights | Protesting farmers show black flags to Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar in Ambala

    Farmers' Protest News Highlights: The protest against the new farm reform laws at border points of Delhi has entered the 27th day today.

  • 'Garbage of lies': CM Mamata Banerjee hits out at Amit Shah over Bengal's development Dec 21, 2020 05:16 PM IST

    'Garbage of lies': CM Mamata Banerjee hits out at Amit Shah over Bengal's development

    Speaking to reporters, Mamata Banerjee announced that she will visit the Birbhum district on December 28 for an official meeting, and also lead a roadshow the next day.

  • West Bengal assembly polls 2021| Focus on booths to wooing women voters,  BJP's election strategy in 5 points Dec 21, 2020 02:58 PM IST

    West Bengal assembly polls 2021| Focus on booths to wooing women voters, BJP's election strategy in 5 points

    With Union Home Minister Amit Shah and party’s president JP Nadda at the front, the party has embarked on a high-pitched campaign, challenging Mamata Banerjee who is seeking a third consecutive term as the chief minister.

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