Mar 01, 2020 06:44 PM IST
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".
- Mar 01, 2020 05:46 PM IST
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.
- Mar 01, 2020 04:45 PM IST
The group, carrying party flags, were heard shouting the slogan en route to the Shahid Minar ground.
- Mar 01, 2020 02:35 PM IST
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.
- Mar 01, 2020 01:47 PM IST
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.
- Mar 01, 2020 01:35 PM IST
Shah also said that India has now joined the league of countries like the US and Israel in carrying out surgical strikes.
- Mar 01, 2020 11:41 AM IST
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.
- Feb 28, 2020 12:52 PM IST
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.
- Feb 28, 2020 11:05 AM IST
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.
- Feb 27, 2020 09:15 PM IST
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.
- Feb 27, 2020 01:17 PM IST
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.
- Feb 25, 2020 01:09 PM IST
"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.
- Feb 25, 2020 12:35 PM IST
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.
- Feb 25, 2020 10:28 AM IST
Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and representatives of different political parties were invited for the meeting.
- Feb 25, 2020 09:21 AM IST
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.
- Feb 24, 2020 03:43 PM IST
"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.
- Feb 20, 2020 02:43 PM IST
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.
- Feb 20, 2020 01:10 PM IST
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.
- Feb 19, 2020 03:45 PM IST
"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.
- Feb 19, 2020 12:50 PM IST
The sources said the meeting will take place at the Ministry of Home Affairs office here at 2.30 pm. It will be a "courtesy" call, they said.
- Feb 18, 2020 06:55 PM IST
The home minister will be attending the 34th Statehood Day function in Itanagar on February 20, an official of his ministry said on Tuesday.
- Feb 16, 2020 06:30 PM IST
The protesters said they will carry out the march peacefully.
- Feb 16, 2020 03:37 PM IST
At the 73rd Raising Day ceremony of the Delhi Police, Shah called it one of the leading metropolitan police forces in the country and the world which has foiled attempts to create disturbance without any fail.
- Feb 16, 2020 08:38 AM IST
On Saturday, a section of Shaheen Bagh protesters said they were ready to meet Shah to raise their concerns over CAA but added that the onus was on the government to call them for talks.
- Feb 14, 2020 08:16 AM IST
In reference to politicians, including Congress leader Rahul Gandhi not allowed to enter Kashmir last year, Shah said, "They never went to Kashmir after they were stopped once. They can go now: anyone can go there now, we will give permission to everyone."