Jun 19, 2021 11:44 AM IST
Though it is the chief ministers of BJP-ruled states like Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh who are on target here, this open show of rebellion is also a challenge to PM Modi and Home Minister Shah’s authority.
- Jun 19, 2021 08:28 AM IST
Amit Shah also appreciated the 90 per cent reach of various central government schemes in Jammu and Kashmir and complimented Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha and his team for covering 76 per cent of the population under the COVID-19 vaccination drive, including 100 per cent in four districts.
- Jun 12, 2021 01:17 PM IST
Sources in the government and the party have ruled out any change at the top in UP ahead of the 2022 assembly elections, saying the Prime Minister holds Yogi Adityanath in high regard.
- Jun 11, 2021 07:52 PM IST
The BJP has of late engaged in the review of its organisation and government works in different states.
- Jun 08, 2021 01:03 PM IST
In his first meeting after becoming the leader of opposition in the state assembly, Adhikari also met Union minister Mansukh Mandviya. He is also scheduled to meet BJP national president J P Nadda, party sources said.
- Jun 08, 2021 11:10 AM IST
What added impetus to already buzzing rumours was Pakistan on June 7 expressing serious concern over reports of India’s likely plans to trigger new “administrative and demographic changes” in Kashmir.
- May 30, 2021 05:49 PM IST
In a recent letter to Union Home Minister Amit Shah, SII said its employees have been working round the clock in spite of various challenges because of the pandemic.
- May 18, 2021 02:02 PM IST
They said the minister talked to the CMs over the telephone and extended support of the Union government in aiding and mitigating challenges that arose in the aftermath of the 'extremely severe cyclonic storm' battering the costal areas on the country's western shore along the Arabian Sea.
- May 06, 2021 11:16 AM IST
The team, led by an additional secretary of the ministry, has left for the state. On Wednesday, the ministry had sent a terse reminder to the West Bengal government to submit a detailed report on the post-poll violence and to take necessary measures to stop such incidents "without any loss of time".
- May 03, 2021 01:19 PM IST
The state government launched a string of welfare schemes such as free rice and a financial aid of Rs 12,000 for every pregnant woman aimed at the tea tribes, which play a decisive role in 40 of the Assam’s 126 constituencies.
- Apr 13, 2021 02:29 PM IST
Shah, during a public meeting here, said that the country's Constitution is "vast" and has provisions for solving all problems. "I promise that a permanent political solution to the Gorkha problem will be reached by the double-engine government of the BJP -- one at the Centre and the other in Bengal. You will not have to resort to agitations anymore," he said.
- Apr 13, 2021 08:01 AM IST
Seeking to allay fears created among the people of Darjeeling hills by "lies" spread by the Trinamool Congress, the senior BJP leader said that the National Register of Citizens (NRC) will have no impact on the Gorkhas.
- Apr 13, 2021 07:34 AM IST
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- Apr 12, 2021 02:47 PM IST
Amit Shah, during an address after a roadshow in Kalimpong, said as long as the Narendra Modi-led BJP government is there at the Centre, no Gorkha will be harmed.
- Apr 12, 2021 11:24 AM IST
His tour starts after four out of the eight phases of polling are over. Rahul has, so far, stayed away from the state, given the paradoxical situation in which his party is fighting the Left in Kerala and aligning with them in Bengal.
- Apr 12, 2021 08:07 AM IST
Large-cap companies will likely continue to report these larger transformational deals through the year, resulting in a narrow growth gap between large-caps and mid-caps with regard to growth, says Shah.
- Apr 09, 2021 02:15 PM IST
Amit Shah exuded confidence that the BJP will win anywhere between 63 and 68 seats where polling has been held in the first three phases. Polling is over in 91 of the state's 294 assembly constituencies in the three phases.
- Apr 05, 2021 09:33 AM IST
During his visit, Shah will meet some of the injured security personnel in a hospital, a home ministry official said. Thirty jawans were injured in the ambush.
- 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.