Sushil Kumar Shinde

  • Chavan meets Sonia, unlikely to step down as Maharashtra CM June 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Amid speculation of a possible change of guard in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan met Congress President Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi on Saturday. However, according to sources, Chavan is unlikely to step down from his post. The Maharashtra Chief Minister is expected to brief a panel led...
  • Congress undecided on changing Prithviraj Chavan as Maharashtra CM June 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The Congress high command remains undecided on having a change of guard in Maharashtra. Sources say that the final decision on replacing Prithviraj Chavan as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra will be taken after MLAs give feedback to Congress President Sonia Gandhi. Chavan on Saturday met Sonia Gandhi at...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle June 19, 2014

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  • News 360: Stranded Indians in Iraq located, Sushma meets families June 19, 2014

    The Ministry of External Affairs confirmed that they have leads to the location of the Indians who have been abducted in Iraq. Assuring all help to the families of the Indians stranded in the wartorn Iraq, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj appealed to the relatives to trust the government. ...
  • Shinde comes out in support of Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan May 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Former Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Friday came out in support of Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, whose leadership credentials have been questioned within Congress and by ally NCP following the party's poor performance in Lok Sabha elections. "Chavan is an efficient chief minister. It's not...
  • Congress routed in Maharashtra, BJPShiv Sena win 41 seats May 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai: As in other states the Congress had no good news coming from Maharashtra too, where it has been able to win only two seats out of the total 48 in the state. The BJPShiv Sena alliance backed 41 seats, while the NCPCongress got only 6 seats. The BJPshiv...
  • Sushil Kumar Shinde given warm farewell at Home Ministry May 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde was on Friday given a warm sendoff by Home Ministry officials at a special function in the national capital. Shinde, who cleared several pending files during the day, interacted with senior officials and thanked them for their cooperation and help during his tenure. The farewell...
  • Chennai twin blasts being probed by CBCID: Home Minister May 2, 2014

    Union Home Minister Sushil Kumart Shinde on Friday said that the twin blasts that rocket Chennai Central Railway Station. ...
  • Congress slams Pak Minister for remarks on Naredra Modi April 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday joined BJP in attacking Pakistan for its remarks on Narendra Modi and demanded immediate handing over of India's most wanted fugitive Dawood Ibrahim. "If such a statement is made by the Pakistan's Interior Minister, this is very unfortunate, condemnable and the Pakistan government must do introspection...
  • Mend your ways: BJP to Pakistan after attack on Narendra Modi April 30, 2014

    New Delhi: BJP on Wednesday slammed Pakistan for attacking Narendra Modi and asked it to "mend" its ways, saying the "manner" in which they have been functioning with India "will not work". The opposition party, which is projected to be ahead in the possibility of forming the next government, said Pakistan...
  • Modi should concentrate on what he is doing in Gujarat: Shinde April 17, 2014

    Hitting out at BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Sushil Kumar Shinde said, "Modi only talks against what another person is doing. He should speak on what he is doing in Gujarat." ...
  • Lok Sabha elections phase V: The key candidates in the fray April 17, 2014

    The fifth phase of the Lok Sabha elections is seeing many big names in the fray. While the fate of Union Ministers including Jyotiraditya Scindia, Sushil Kumar Shinde and Sachin Pilot will be sealed in the biggest phase on Thursday, there are also big names like Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani,...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Final turnout of 61.7 per cent in Maharashtra till 6 pm April 17, 2014

    Mumbai: The 19 constituencies in Maharashtra where polling was held on Thursday in the second phase of Lok Sabha elections in the state recorded an average 61.7 per cent turnout by 6 pm, the closing time. The constituency-wise voting percentages: Hingoli: 63 per cent, Nanded: 63, Parbhani: 62, Maval: 63.10, Pune:...
  • MPs Rating: Sushil Kumar Shinde scores a very low 4.9 out of 10 April 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress leader and Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has scored a very low 4.9 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. Shinde, a three-time MP from Solapur in Maharashtra has been rated 5.4 on accessibility and 5.5...
  • Delhi Police detains 400 bike riders near Shinde's residence April 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The police detained around 400 bike riders in the national capital after they reportedly got into an altercation with the police at pickets lined up near Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's residence. Many of them were not wearing helmets. The boys were not arrested. The police will instead hand them...
  • Show Me The Money: Shinde has Rs 8.4 cr as bank deposits, investments April 4, 2014

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has cash reserves of Rs 1.9 lakhs. The Congress leader has Rs 8.4 crores as bank deposits and investments. ...
  • Shinde praises Advani, Jaswant; says seniors must be respected March 28, 2014

    Solapur: Needling BJP, Home Minister Sushil kumar Shinde on Friday praised senior BJP leaders LK Advani and Jaswant Singh and said seniors should not be "humiliated". "Those who are seniors we must respect. They should not be humiliated in the party. Jaswant Singh was a minister and was doing...
  • Sushil Kumar Shinde owns a tractor, his wife has a tempo March 26, 2014

    Solapur: A tractor and a tempo are among the movable assets owned by Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and his wife Ujwala who have agriculture and social work as their profession. Apart from these vehicles, Shinde also has a generator worth Rs 4.7 lakh and a Toyota Fortuner purchased...
  • LS polls: Sushil Kumar Shinde files nomination for Solarpur seat March 25, 2014

    Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Tuesday filed his nomination papers for the Solapur Lok Sabha constituency. Shinde filed his nomination papers at the collectorate in Solarpur in the presence of Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and NCP president Sharad Pawar. As Pawar is not contesting the Lok Sabha election from Madha...
  • IM arrests: Jaitley takes on Shinde for denying terror threat March 24, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after an alleged Indian Mujahideen module was busted by the Delhi Police, BJP leader Arun Jaitley attacked the Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde for denying any terror threat to the party leaders. "Home Minister made a statement that no BJP leader is a target. Yesterday, our security...
  • Sushil Kumar Shinde meets 2G accused Shahid Balwa, courts controversy March 21, 2014

    New Delhi: In new trouble for the Congress, its minister Sushil Kumar Shinde met Shahid Balwa, an accused in the 2G scam, at his office in New Delhi on Friday. Balwa, the promoter of DB Realty, said that he met Shinde in connection with an old RTI application pending before the...
  • BJP delegation to meet Shinde over terror threats to its leaders March 21, 2014

    New Delhi: A delegation of the Bharatiya Janata Party met Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Friday over terror threats to its leaders. The Home Minister told reporters after the meeting that there was no information of any terror threat to BJP leaders as of now. But he added, "We...
  • BJP claims terror threat to senior leaders, Shinde denies reports March 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Thursday denied any threat to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders saying he had "no such information". "Let the BJP leaders come and meet me. I will hear what they have to say," Shinde said. The BJP had earlier in the day cited media reports...
  • No official intimation of death in Naxal attack: Martyrs' family March 13, 2014

    Meerut: The bodies of three CRPF personnel who were killed in Naxal attack in Sukma reached Delhi late on Wednesday evening and will be sent to their hometowns on Thursday. State funerals will be held for all the security personnel who lost their lives in the attack. Meanwhile, the family...
  • Jharkhand: Two security personnel injured in encounter with Naxals March 13, 2014

    New Delhi: One CRPF personnel and a police official were injured in an encounter between security forces and Naxals in the Latehar district of Jharkhand on Thursday noon. The encounter is still underway. According to Home Ministry sources, a top leader of the Naxals may be hiding in the area. The encounter comes...
  • We will avenge Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh: Sushil Kumar Shinde March 12, 2014

    Raipur: Condemning the deadly Naxal attack in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh a day ago, Home Minister Sushil Kumar on Wednesday said India will avenge it. "Hum iska badla lenge (We will take revenge)," Shinde told reporters at a press meet. The government has also decided to hand over the probe to the...
  • Watch: Chhattisgarh CM, HM pays tribute to Naxal attack martyrs March 12, 2014

    A day after the Naxal attack in Chhatisgarh killed 15 security personnel and 1 civilian, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh and Home Minister Sushil Kumar paid tribute to the martyrs. The Centre has also sent additional forces into the Naxal areas launching a massive combing operation. ...
  • Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Shinde vows action as 20 security personnel killed March 11, 2014

    Raipur: Twenty security personnel lost their lives in a fierce encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Tuesday. There were 44 personnel from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Chhattisgarh Police who were assisting a road construction and demining party when the troops were attacked by over 200...
  • Sibal, Shinde meet President to decide fate of anti-graft ordinances March 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of the Cabinet meeting to decide on pushing through Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's pet anti-corruption Bills via ordinance route, Law Minister Kapil Sibal and Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde met President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday. The Prime Minister's Principal Secretary Pulok Chatterjee will also attend the...
  • Include Sambalpuri, Ho languages in Constitution: Patnaik to Centre March 2, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday urged Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde to take steps for inclusion of Sambalpuri/Kosali and Ho languages in the Eighth Schedule to the Constitution. "Sambalpuri/Kosali is the mother tongue of about 75 lakh people spread over 10 contiguous districts of Western Odisha. It...