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  • Naxal-free Bastar: Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel seeks Amit Shah’s support Sep 04, 2020 01:53 PM IST

    Naxal-free Bastar: Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel seeks Amit Shah’s support

    Bhupesh Baghel urged Home Minister Amit Shah to ensure deployment of additional battalions of CRPF in Naxal-affected areas besides organising a special recruitment rally for Bastar youths to provide employment opportunities.

  • Home Minister Amit Shah speaks to doctors; appreciates their work, assures security Apr 22, 2020 11:26 AM IST

    Home Minister Amit Shah speaks to doctors; appreciates their work, assures security

    The home minister interacted with the doctors and the IMA through video-conferencing, a home ministry official said.

  • Maharashtra Home Minister requests CBI to take custody of DHFL promoters, Wadhawans Apr 22, 2020 11:22 AM IST

    Maharashtra Home Minister requests CBI to take custody of DHFL promoters, Wadhawans

    After the Wadhawan brothers and 21 others, including their family members, reached Mahabaleshwar hill town, they were quarantined there by the Satara district administration.

  • China objects to Home Minister Amit Shah's visit to Arunachal Pradesh Feb 20, 2020 01:10 PM IST

    China objects to Home Minister Amit Shah's visit to Arunachal Pradesh

    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.

  • Zero tolerance policy towards narcotics: Amit Shah Feb 13, 2020 11:55 AM IST

    Zero tolerance policy towards narcotics: Amit Shah

    The money obtained from narcotics trade is also used for funding terrorism and other trans-national crimes, he noted, adding that it was the need of the hour for all countries to join hands and fight the problem.

  • Amit Shah reviews countrywide security situation Jan 09, 2020 03:49 PM IST

    Amit Shah reviews countrywide security situation

    National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla, Director of Intelligence Bureau Arvind Kumar and other top officials attended the meeting that was held amidst the ongoing protests in different parts of the country against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.

  • SPG bill will restore original intent of Act: Home Minister Amit Shah Nov 27, 2019 03:32 PM IST

    SPG bill will restore original intent of Act: Home Minister Amit Shah

    As the House took up the SPG (Amendment) Bill for discussion, Shah said the term 'Special' indicates its special purpose and noted that many countries have such elite and compact cover exclusively for their respective head of state.

  • Article 370 abrogation decisive battle for peace in J&K: Home Minister Amit Shah Oct 15, 2019 12:31 PM IST

    Article 370 abrogation decisive battle for peace in J&K: Home Minister Amit Shah

    Attending the 35th Raising Day celebrations of the counter-terror force NSG as the chief guest here, Shah said the recent decision to repeal special provisions in J and K will help to "completely eradicate" the Pakistan-sponsored terrorism from the Kashmir Valley.

  • Celebs want Amit Shah to solve Saki Naka traffic woes Aug 06, 2019 12:17 PM IST

    Celebs want Amit Shah to solve Saki Naka traffic woes

    From students to office goers and celebrities, everyone has been addressing open letters to Amit Shah on Twitter

  • Congress raises Rafale issue; Home Minister says repeating lie will not make it truth Dec 31, 2018 01:33 PM IST

    Congress raises Rafale issue; Home Minister says repeating lie will not make it truth

    Congress members have been raising the Rafale deal issue since the start of the Winter Session of Parliament on December 11, demanding that a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) should probe the matter.

  • Rahul Gandhi should apologise on Rafale deal issue: Rajnath Singh Dec 14, 2018 12:37 PM IST

    Rahul Gandhi should apologise on Rafale deal issue: Rajnath Singh

    Opposition parties led by the Congress have been attacking the Modi government over the deal, alleging that it was struck at an exorbitant price and benefited an Indian businessman at the cost of the government-run Hindustan Aeronautics Limited. The charges have been denied by the government.

  • Home Minister Rajnath Singh asks Opposition parties not to politicise NRC issue Jul 30, 2018 01:47 PM IST

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh asks Opposition parties not to politicise NRC issue

    The minister told the Lok Sabha that the list has been published on the directives of the Supreme Court and the Centre has no role in it.

  • Govt serious in bringing fugitive economic offenders to task: Rajnath Singh Apr 22, 2018 09:52 AM IST

    Govt serious in bringing fugitive economic offenders to task: Rajnath Singh

    "The opposition levels allegations that some Nirav (Modi) and (Mehul) Choksi fled abroad. We will present a fugitive economic offenders bill before the Parliament soon," he said.

  • Cyber crime becoming industry, may occur 'very often': Rajnath Singh Mar 14, 2018 11:59 AM IST

    Cyber crime becoming industry, may occur 'very often': Rajnath Singh

    Singh also said penetration of Internet and self-radicalisation have further added to the woes of law enforcement agencies and that continuance of the availability of radicalised materials on Internet is likely to have drastic change in society and subsequently to humanity.

  • Don't believe, forwarded WhatsApp messages without verification: Rajnath Singh Sep 18, 2017 02:51 PM IST

    Don't believe, forwarded WhatsApp messages without verification: Rajnath Singh

    Lauding the role of the SSB, which guards the 1,751 km- long Indo-Nepal and the 699 km-long Indo-Bhutan borders, Singh said it is very tough to guard such open borders, which allow visa-free movement of people, than fenced borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh.

  • Solution to Doklam stand-off to be found soon: Rajnath Singh Aug 21, 2017 12:35 PM IST

    Solution to Doklam stand-off to be found soon: Rajnath Singh

    India and China have been locked in a face-off in the Doklam area of the Sikkim sector after Indian troops stopped the Chinese Army from building a road in the area.

  • Govt working on a permanent solution to Kashmir issue: Rajnath Singh Aug 14, 2017 08:00 AM IST

    Govt working on a permanent solution to Kashmir issue: Rajnath Singh

    Rajnath Singh also lauded the Jammu and Kashmir Police's efforts in curbing terrorism and added that the state government had not posed any obstruction in the fight against terrorism.

  • Path of Jainism can be antidote to terrorism: Rajnath Singh Apr 09, 2017 05:00 PM IST

    Path of Jainism can be antidote to terrorism: Rajnath Singh

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said the path of Jainism can be an antidote to terrorism, the "biggest challenge" facing the world, as it completely rejects violence which is the foundation of terrorism.

  • Foreign tourists with e-visa can stay up to 2 months Apr 05, 2017 09:30 AM IST

    Foreign tourists with e-visa can stay up to 2 months

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that a new liberalised visa regime has been rolled out by the government beginning April 1 under which tourists coming on e-visa can stay up to two months with double-entry benefits.

  • New UP chief minister to be decided today: Here are the likely contenders Mar 18, 2017 11:35 AM IST

    New UP chief minister to be decided today: Here are the likely contenders

    Central observers - Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu and national general secretary Bhupendra Yadav - will remain present at the meeting to elect the chief minister. BJP vice-president Om Mathur, state party chief Keshav Prasad Maurya and other senior party leaders are also likely to attend the meet.

  • BJP will win UP polls with absolute majority: Rajnath Singh Mar 09, 2017 03:48 PM IST

    BJP will win UP polls with absolute majority: Rajnath Singh

    The saffron party led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pulled out all stops to capture power in the state where it has been on the margins for over 15 years.

  • Govt views hate crimes against Indians in the US seriously: HM Mar 09, 2017 12:34 PM IST

    Govt views hate crimes against Indians in the US seriously: HM

    With Opposition members raising the issue in the Lok Sabha, Singh said the government has taken serious note of the issue.

  • NDA govt dedicated for welfare of poor: Rajnath Singh Jan 02, 2017 08:36 AM IST

    NDA govt dedicated for welfare of poor: Rajnath Singh

    In a statement here, Singh said the decisions announced by the Prime Minister last evening were "pro-people" and "pro-development" and that he was taking the country forward with his vision and leadership.

  • Those killed in Kashmir hadn't gone to buy milk, toffee: Mufti Aug 25, 2016 09:31 PM IST

    Those killed in Kashmir hadn't gone to buy milk, toffee: Mufti

    Addressing a press conference with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Mehbooba faced some tough questions from reporters and was asked how could she justify the alleged disproportionate use of force against protesters when as opposition leader she had criticised the government in 2010 for civilian killings.

  • Dev projects to suffer due to lack of Centre-state coop: HM Jul 16, 2016 03:00 PM IST

    Dev projects to suffer due to lack of Centre-state coop: HM

    Addressing the meeting of Inter-State Council, Rajnath Singh said the NDA government's main focus was to promote federalism--be it cooperative federalism or cooperative federalism through competitive federalism.

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