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Amit Shah gives cryptic reply on secret meeting with Sharad Pawar in Ahmedabad

Rumours are rife about a secret meeting between Union home minister Amit Shah and NCP chief Sharad Pawar in Ahmedabad on Saturday. However, Amit Shah on Sunday left people guessing when he neither admitted nor declined the secret meeting. In fact, in a cryptic reply, Shah said, “Everything need not be made public.” Notably, the...

Amit Shah says BJP will end ‘love jihad, land jihad’ in Assam

Union home minister Amit Shah on Friday said that the BJP will enact laws related to love and land jihad in Assam if the party is voted to power. Shah was addressing an election rally in Assam’s Kamrup and asserted that laws and policies will be put in place to strengthen Assamese culture and civilisation....

Mamata Banerjee says BJP supporting new political outfit in Bengal to split minority votes

Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee on Thursday launched an attack on the BJP for trying to divide the Muslim votes in the state. She alleged that BJP is backing a new political outfit in Bengal to eat into minority votes ahead of the Assembly elections scheduled to start from March 27. Notably, she was...

ABVP workers harass nuns, force them to deboard train at Jhansi station

In an unfortunate incident, two nuns and their two postulants were heckled and forced to get off a train in Uttar Pradesh’s Jhansi over suspected religious conversion. They were mistreated by members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), according to reports in the media. The nuns were travelling on the Haridwar-Puri Utkal Express on...

Amit Shah levels serious allegations against former Puducherry CM

Days after the Congress government lost its majority in Puducherry and collapsed, Union home minister Amit Shah on Sunday levelled serious allegations against former Chief Minister V Narayanasamy. Notably, election is scheduled in Puducherry on April 6. The BJP leader alleged that the former CM gave cut-money to the Gandhi family and that he was...

Mamata Banerjee attacks PM Modi, BJP during Hooghly rally

Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee launched an attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Amit Shah. Speaking at a rally in Hooghly, Banerjee said that PM Modi is the “biggest rioter” and his fate would be worse than former US President Donald Trump. She said, “Narendra...

PM Modi, Amit Shah elated over BJP’s victory in Gujarat civic polls

The BJP’s thumping victory in all six municipal corporations of Gujarat where elections were held on Sunday has elated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Amit Shah. The victory holds importance for the saffron party especially amid the ongoing farmers’ protest and considering the fact that Assembly elections are due in the state...

President Ram Nath Kovind arrives in Gujarat on a 2-day visit

President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday arrived in Gujarat on a two-day visit to the state. He was greeted by Gujarat Governor Acharya Devvrat, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel and home minister Pradipsinh Jadeja at the Ahmedabad airport. On Tuesday, President Kovind will be attending the third convocation of the Central University of Gujarat (CUG)...

17-20% voting till 11 am in municipal corporation elections

Voting for six municipal corporations in the state has already begun at 7 am on Sunday. Voting is going on for 575 seats in Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot, Junagarh and Bhavnagar. Nearly 2,276 candidates are in the fray and their future depends on the voters. Over 43k policemen deployed Out of this 2,276 candidates, 577...

Amit Shah, family casts vote in AMC election

Union home minister Amit Shah on Sunday voted in the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation election. He reached the voting centre in Naranpura ward on Sunday along with his family and exercised his franchise. Amit Shah, despite his busy schedule due to the upcoming election in West Bengal, has returned to Ahmedabad to exercise his voting rights....

Amit Shah to arrive in Ahmedabad for voting in AMC election

Amid a busy schedule due to the ongoing poll campaign ahead of the West Bengal Assembly election, Union home minister Amit Shah will arrive in Ahmedabad on Saturday. He is likely to cast his vote in the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation election from Naranpura ward scheduled on Sunday. He is also likely to remain present during...

Bengal court summons Amit Shah in defamation case filed by Abhishek Banerjee

After Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee filed a defamation case against Union home minister Amit Shah, an MP/MLA court in West Bengal on Friday issued summons to Shah. Notably, the court has directed Amit Shah to remain present before it on February 22 either personally or through a lawyer. The court at Bidhannagar has directed...