Amit Shah

  • Bypolls defeat: BJP should consider bringing Varun back, says Maneka Gandhi 4 hours 50 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A day after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lost seats in bypoll elections in Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat and Rajasthan - states where it swept the Lok Sabha elections - Union Minister Maneka Gandhi has said that the party should consider bringing back her son and Sultanpur MP Varun...
  • With Modi as PM, India's credibility crisis has ended: Amit Shah 22 hours 31 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesdasysaid that India's "credibility crisis" has ended under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the country has started earning respect in the world. Speaking at the felicitation function of the Prime Minister at Adalaj here, Shah also expressed hope that India would emerge...
  • People have started voting for 'Modi-free' India: Congress 23 hours 4 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Buoyed by the bypoll verdict, Congress on Tuesday had a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that within 100 days of his rule, people have started voting for a 'Modi-free India". Party spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi also said on Twitter that BJP chief Amit...
  • Bypoll drubbing is a message to Modi and Shah from hinterland India Yesterday

    The drubbing of the BJP in UP is a 'watershed' event. One might ask why employ such an adjective for by-elections which merely change how many are sitting on which side of the aisle in the state legislature. Well, here's why: 1) Even though people have voted in a single party...
  • BJP to hold reception ceremony for PM Modi, Amid Shah in Ahmedabad 4 days ago

    Ahmedabad: BJP's Gujarat unit has organised a ceremony next week to felicitate Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah who will be visiting their home state for the first time after assuming their respective responsibilities. "For the first time after assuming their respective positions, both Modi and Shah are...
  • BJP president congratulates ABVP on its victory in DUSU polls 4 days ago

    New Delhi: BJP President Amit Shah on Saturday congratulated the Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad for sweeping the Delhi University Students' Union elections by winning all the four posts after a gap of 18 years. "I congratulate ABVP for winning all 4 panels in DUSU elections. The students & karyakartas of DU...
  • Assembly elections: Yuvraj Singh to campaign for BJP in Haryana 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party has roped in cricketer Yuvraj Singh as its star campaigner for the Assembly elections in Haryana. BJP chief Amit Shah met the ace cricketer earlier in the day. Haryana goes to polls on October 15. This election is crucial for BJP as it wants to...
  • Muzaffarnagar court returns chargesheet filed against BJP chief Amit Shah in a hate speech case 6 days ago

    Lucknow: In an embarrassment for the Uttar Pradesh government, the Lucknow SJM court has returned the chargesheet filed against Bharatiya Janata party chief Amit Shah on technical grounds in an alleged hate speech case. Shah was chargesheeted on Wednesday for making an alleged hate speech in Muzaffarnagar during campaigning for...
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  • News 360: 200 dead, 90000 rescued, lakhs still stranded in J&K floods 6 days ago

    The Army, Indian Air Force, National Disaster Response Force and Indian Navy- the heroes of rescue operations - are battling the raging flood waters round the clock to save the life of people in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. Not caring about their lives and families, these personnel are trying...
  • Amit Shah charge sheet: Congress expresses 'sense of satisfaction' 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday expressed a "sense of satisfaction" over the charge sheet against BJP President Amit Shah for allegedly violating the Model Code of Conduct by making an "objectionable" speech during campaigning for Lok Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh. "We have a sense of satisfaction that something which...
  • BJP chief Amit Shah charged for alleged hate speech during Lok Sabha elections campaign 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah was chargesheeted on Wednesday for making an alleged hate speech in Muzaffarnagar during campaigning for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Shah had landed in a major controversy for allegedly saying that the 2014 Lok Sabha polls were an opportunity to seek "revenge for...
  • Talks after allocation of seats to Mahayuti partners: Eknath Khadse September 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena and BJP will hold further discussions on seat sharing for the ensuing Assembly polls after seat allocation among the other Mahayuti alliance partners is resolved, a senior state BJP leader said on Wednesday. "We (Sena and BJP) will discuss the seat sharing after finalising the seat allocation...
  • CBI court rejects cop's bail plea in Sohrabuddin encounter case September 9, 2014

    Mumbai: A special CBI court hearing Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati encounter cases on Tuesday rejected the bail application of a former police inspector of Gujarat ATS who had allegedly fired at Sheikh. "Your bail application is rejected on merit and on the ground of parity. You have fired three...
  • Saradha scam: TMC tries hard to safeguard Mamata's 'honest' image ahead of Assembly polls September 9, 2014

    Kolkata: With the by-polls for the Chowringhee and Dakshin Barasat Assembly seats round the corner, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) is under vicious political attack from its opponents because of its alleged involvement in the Saradha scam. With TMC chief Mamata Banerjee's name getting dragged into the controversy, the party is...
  • BJP will get snubbed in Bengal: Trinamool Congress September 8, 2014

    Kolkata: The Trinamool Congress on Monday said that the BJP's growing interest in West Bengal would be snubbed by the people of the state. "Before the last Lok Sabha polls the BJP had spent crores through advertisements to get votes. But in West Bengal, the Trinamool Congress under Mamata Banerjee secured...
  • Trinamool Congress hits back at Amit Shah, says CBI 'used politically' September 7, 2014

    Kolkata: West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress on Sunday retaliated against BJP president Amit Shah's call to book Saradha scamsters, and accused the BJP of politically using the CBI which is probing the multi-crore-rupee scam. Alleging that Mamata Banerjee was afraid to take action as her own 'cronies' were involved in the...
  • Associates of Mamata Banerjee involved in Saradha scam, alleges Amit Shah September 7, 2014

    Kolkata: Hitting out at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over the Saradha Ponzi scam, BJP President Amit Shah on Sunday alleged associates of Banerjee are involved in the scam and steps will be taken to put them behind bars. "You (Mamata) are not protesting against duping of 17 lakh investors...
  • India has got government with a strong foreign policy: Amit Shah September 7, 2014

    Kolkata: BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday said that the Narendra Modi government has made it clear that security of the country's borders is of prime importance and no compromise will be made on that issue. "By calling all SAARC nations in the oath-taking ceremony, the Narendra Modi-led government had...
  • J&K: Amit Shah asks BJP workers to join in relief work September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Expressing concern over flood situation in Jammu and Kashmir, BJP President Amit Shah has asked party MPs, MLAs and workers in the state to join in relief and rescue operations in flood-affected areas. Shah also condoled the loss of lives caused by the raging floods and said all efforts...
  • Amit Shah on 2-day visit to West Bengal; to chalk out plan for BJP expansion September 6, 2014

    New Delhi/Kolkata: Buoyed by its vote swell in West Bengal in Lok Sabha polls, BJP President Amit Shah on Saturday embarked on a two-day visit to the state in his bid to strengthen the party base and consolidate the gains to project it as an alternative to Left and Trinamool...
  • Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray, BJP says alliance with Shiv Sena intact September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah met Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday. The BJP said it was just a courtesy visit and no political issues were discussed at the meet. It also sought to dismiss reports that the alliance was under strain over seat-sharing in...
  • Amit Shah accuses Congress-NCP of 'looting' Maharashtra September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Virtually sounding the assembly poll bugle, Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Thursday accused the ruling Congress-NCP of scam after scam and "looting Maharashtra" over the past 15 years. He alleged that scams collectively worth more than Rs 11 lakh crore, which could have been utilized for the welfare...
  • Congress will be rooted out in Maharashtra Assembly polls: Amit Shah September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: BJP national president Amit Shah on Thursday described the upcoming Assembly elections as the second leg of the party's "Congress free India movement". "The coming Assembly elections will be the second leg of our 'Congress Mukt Bharat Abhiyan', and just like people supported it during Lok Sabha polls they would...
  • Mumbai: Amit Shah to meet Uddhav Thackeray tonight September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Setting aside speculation of rift in the Shiv Sena-BJP alliance, BJP President Amit Shah will meet Sena president Uddhav Thackeray at his residence in Mumbai on Thursday night. "Uddhav had yesterday invited Shah at his residence 'Matoshree'," Leader of Opposition in Maharashtra Legislative Council Vinod Tawde, told reporters here today. "The...
  • Kerala: BJP leader hacked to death, party calls for statewide bandh September 1, 2014

    Kannur: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has called a statewide bandh in Kerala on Tuesday. The move came after a district leader of the party was hacked to death allegedly by CPM cadres in the Kannur district. Manoj, the Kannur BJP leader, was an accused in the CPM leader P Jayarajan...
  • Amit Shah in Kerala as BJP struggles to find foothold in state August 31, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: With BJP consistently failing to make electoral breakthrough in Kerala, party chief Amit Shah on Sunday started his maiden visit to the southern state to discuss with leaders and grassroots functionaries strategy to strengthen and galvanise the organisation. Shah will attend a meet of state office bearers on Monday morning...
  • Rajnath Singh breaks down: Is there a lack of trust at the top of Modi government? August 27, 2014

    In the first signs of an internal tussle within the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) within the first 100 days of the Narendra Modi government, several party leaders have targeted Home Minister Rajnath Singh and his son Pankaj over allegations of misconduct. ...
  • Infighting in Modi government within 100 days, BJP leaders target Rajnath Singh, his son August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: In the first signs of an internal tussle within the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) within the first 100 days of the Narendra Modi government, several party leaders have targeted Home Minister Rajnath Singh and his son Pankaj over allegations of misconduct. Even though Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP...