Moneycontrol PRO
you are here: HomeNewsAmit shah
amit shah

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

Jump to
1334 Results Found
  • Amit Shah takes serious view of MPs absence from Rajya Sabha Aug 01, 2017 11:45 AM IST

    Amit Shah takes serious view of MPs absence from Rajya Sabha

    Shah made his displeasure clear at the BJP parliamentary party meeting today, some MPs present there said, a day after the government suffered an embarrassment in the House when a united opposition ensured the passage of amendments to a Constitution amendment bill on backward classes.

  • No question of quitting as BJP president, says Amit Shah Jul 31, 2017 02:25 PM IST

    No question of quitting as BJP president, says Amit Shah

    Ending speculation that he would resign as party president if elected to the Rajya Sabha, Shah also denied that the BJP had broken any party in Bihar.

  • Ram temple should be constructed in legal manner: Shah Jul 23, 2017 10:48 AM IST

    Ram temple should be constructed in legal manner: Shah

    BJP President Amit Shah today said his party wants the Ram temple in Ayodhya to be constructed in a legal manner after mutual dialogue.

  • States have to decide on farmers' loan waiver: Amit Shah Jul 23, 2017 10:16 AM IST

    States have to decide on farmers' loan waiver: Amit Shah

    "The finance minister has clarified that it is for the state governments to take decision on waiving farmers' loan," Shah said at a press conference.

  • Ram Nath Kovind's win victory for poor, downtrodden, marginalised: BJP chief Amit Shah Jul 20, 2017 07:20 PM IST

    Ram Nath Kovind's win victory for poor, downtrodden, marginalised: BJP chief Amit Shah

    The BJP chief also thanked the BJP members, allies and other members of the electoral college who supported Kovind.

  • BJP to pick vice presidential candidate today Jul 17, 2017 01:31 PM IST

    BJP to pick vice presidential candidate today

    There is speculation that the saffron party may pick a candidate from a region where it has been traditionally weak so as to send out a positive message.

  • BJP to have office in all districts of India by December 2018: Amit Shah Jul 02, 2017 07:15 PM IST

    BJP to have office in all districts of India by December 2018: Amit Shah

    "BJP workers are the focal point of party's journey from Jan Sangh till now. The party's existence is through the smallest of the booth level cadre," Shah said after inaugurating the BJP's South Goa district office in Margao.

  • BJP president Amit Shah to start national tour on Monday with Puducherry Jun 25, 2017 07:20 PM IST

    BJP president Amit Shah to start national tour on Monday with Puducherry

    Besides presiding over the party's core committee meeting, he will hold talks with office bearers, district presidents and general secretaries, among others.

  • President post above party politics: Ram Nath Kovind after filing nomination Jun 23, 2017 01:11 PM IST

    President post above party politics: Ram Nath Kovind after filing nomination

    The 71-year-old said after filing his nomination papers that he had ceased to belong to any political party after he became governor of Bihar in 2015.

  • Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind is NDA's pick for president Jun 19, 2017 02:21 PM IST

    Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind is NDA's pick for president

    Kovind is likely to file his papers on June 23, BJP president Amit Shah said after a nearly two-hour meeting of the BJP Parliamentary Board.

  • Shiv Sena slams Amit Shah; says BJP may win polls but can it save Kashmir Jun 19, 2017 12:35 PM IST

    Shiv Sena slams Amit Shah; says BJP may win polls but can it save Kashmir

    "Amit Shah and his party's eyes are on mid-term polls in Maharashtra. But instead of mid-term poll results, we are worried about what will happen in Kashmir and in violence-hit Darjeeling," the Sena said in an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamana'.

  • BJP Parliamentary Board to meet today to finalise president nominee Jun 19, 2017 09:05 AM IST

    BJP Parliamentary Board to meet today to finalise president nominee

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah will attend the meeting.

  • Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray, seeks support for presidential election Jun 19, 2017 08:05 AM IST

    Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray, seeks support for presidential election

    According to a source in the Shiv Sena, Shah told Thackeray that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would decide the NDA's candidate for the highest constitutional post.

  • Amit Shah defends Bandaru Dattatreya's 'jobless growth' remark Jun 17, 2017 08:23 PM IST

    Amit Shah defends Bandaru Dattatreya's 'jobless growth' remark

    Dattatreya, who holds labour portfolio had on May 31 in Mumbai conceded that the growth of the economy was not translating into more employment.

  • Amit Shah rules out resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties Jun 17, 2017 05:29 PM IST

    Amit Shah rules out resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties

    "India and Pakistan will continue to play at international tournaments but neither India plays in Pakistan nor Pakistan plays in India," Shah, who heads the Gujarat Cricket Association, said, a day ahead of the clash between the arch rivals in the Champions Trophy final in England.

  • Amit Shah arrives in Maharashtra; to meet Uddhav Thackeray Jun 16, 2017 11:41 AM IST

    Amit Shah arrives in Maharashtra; to meet Uddhav Thackeray

    The BJP chief's upcoming meeting with Thackeray assumes significance as Shiv Sena has threatened to take an "independent stand" in the presidential election and also in wake of the ongoing war of words between allies over issues like farm loan waiver and the possibility of snap polls in Maharashtra.

  • BJP Chief Amit Shah like Pakistani leaders who used to criticise Gandhi: Congress leader Ashok Chavan Jun 10, 2017 07:00 PM IST

    BJP Chief Amit Shah like Pakistani leaders who used to criticise Gandhi: Congress leader Ashok Chavan

  • Mahatma Gandhi was a 'chatur baniya', Congress mere Special Purpose Vehicle for freedom: BJP chief Amit Shah Jun 10, 2017 06:20 PM IST

    Mahatma Gandhi was a 'chatur baniya', Congress mere Special Purpose Vehicle for freedom: BJP chief Amit Shah

    Shah also said the Congress was not rooted in any ideology or principles and was sort of a "special purpose vehicle" to secure freedom.

  • Around the country in 150 days! A look at BJP chief Amit Shah’s nationwide tour Jun 07, 2017 01:28 PM IST

    Around the country in 150 days! A look at BJP chief Amit Shah’s nationwide tour

    In a 5-month long nationwide tour, BJP chief Amit Shah will visit all 29 States and 7 Union Territories

  • BJP chief Amit Shah arrives in Kerala on three-day visit Jun 02, 2017 12:13 PM IST

    BJP chief Amit Shah arrives in Kerala on three-day visit

    Accompanied by a bike rally organised by party workers, he later proceeded to a government guest house here. During his stay in Kochi, Shah would attend a meeting of the BJP state core committee before the state NDA meeting and meeting with bishops as part of efforts to win over a section of Christians in the state.

  • Amit Shah in Gujarat tomorrow as BJP gears up for assembly polls May 30, 2017 10:50 PM IST

    Amit Shah in Gujarat tomorrow as BJP gears up for assembly polls

    He will be reaching out to the people and educating them about the welfare schemes started in last three years by the central government.

  • Modi govt has given MSP 43% higher than production cost: Amit Shah May 29, 2017 08:45 AM IST

    Modi govt has given MSP 43% higher than production cost: Amit Shah

    The minimum support price (MSP) paid to farmers for their crops is now 43 per cent more than the cost of production if the cost of land is excluded from price calculation, he told PTI in an interview here.

  • BJP chief Amit Shah to listen to 'Mann Ki Baat' with slum dwellers in New Delhi May 26, 2017 10:15 PM IST

    BJP chief Amit Shah to listen to 'Mann Ki Baat' with slum dwellers in New Delhi

    The BJP president will be present at Ravidas Ashram, under New Delhi Parliamentary constituency, to listen to the prime minister's monthly radio address to the nation on Sunday, 11 AM, said party vice president and Delhi unit in- charge Shyam Jaju.

  • BJP will surpass itself in 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Amit Shah May 26, 2017 07:13 PM IST

    BJP will surpass itself in 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Amit Shah

    Shah said he was confident about his his party maintaining its overall sweep of northern and western India, while substantially boosting its numbers in the North-East and southern states, besides West Bengal.

  • BJP will win more seats in 2019 LS polls: Amit Shah May 26, 2017 04:10 PM IST

    BJP will win more seats in 2019 LS polls: Amit Shah

    The saffron tally of 282 seats in 2014 was unprecedented but Shah expressed confidence that the BJP would surpass it in 2019 on the back of a better performance in states like West Bengal, Kerala, Telangana and Odisha where it had won few seats in the last polls.

Sections
ISO 27001 - BSI Assurance Mark