BJP MPs briefed about RCEP, PM Modi’s tour
Goyal said that the UPA government was willing to make India a part of RCEP ‘without going into details of how it would impact’ India’s interest. This was checked when Nirmala Sitharaman, as commerce minister in the last government, wrote in an official file India’s interests would be impacted by China and other RCEP members.
Amit Shah to give keynote address at ET Awards 2019
Shah continues to be BJP’s chief electoral strategist despite his heavy ministerial remit...
ET Awards 2019: Nirmala Sitharaman and Piyush Goyal to address powerpacked industry audience
From revival measures to RCEP, from tax changes ...
Amit Shah assured me of BJP-Sena coming together: Athawale on Maha Govt formation
While BJP and Shiv Sena are at an impasse over power sharing in Maharashtra, Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment and ...
HM Amit Shah inaugurates special winter-grade diesel for Ladakh
Home Minister Amit Shah launched the supply of 'Special Grade Diesel' in Ladakh, via video conferencing on November 17. Besides Shah, Union ...
CRPF writes to states, UTs on Gandhi's new security cover; to seek 1,000 more troops
The central government earlier this month replaced the Special Protection Group (SPG) security cover given to Sonia Gandhi, her son Rahul Gandhi and daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra by the 'Z-plus' security of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).
Protests in northeast against Citizenship Amendment bill
Thousands took part in the protest called by the North East Students’ Organisation (Neso), an umbrella organisation of student bodies.
Solar power: Projects worth Rs 50,000 crore in pipeline for Ladakh, says Amit Shah
Shah said the government has made a provision to ensure that budget allocations for Ladakh will not lapse in case they are not utilized fully within the fiscal.
No Pre-poll deal with Sena over rotation of chief ministership: Amit Shah
BJP president Amit Shah finally spoke about the ensuing differences between long-term allies BJP and Shiv Sena post Maharashtra elections. He claimed to have made no pre-poll deal with the ally over rotation of chief ministership in the state. The BJP had reiterated that if the coalition gets a majority, Devendra Fadnavis will occupy the top post.
Opposition leaders in Lok Sabha demand Farooq Abdullah be allowed to attend House
Opposition leaders also raised the issue of MPs not being allowed to visit Jammu and Kashmir after abrogation of its special status, whereas parliamentarians from Europe have been taken to the state, with Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury describing the EU delegation as "bhade ke tattu" (hirelings).
'Approach Maharashtra Governor if you have numbers': Amit Shah to opposition parties
BJP president and Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday slammed the opposition parties, saying their effort to raise a ruckus over the imposi...
All-party meet: PM says open to discussing all issues; Opposition raises Farooq Abdullah's detention
An all-party meeting was held in the national capital attended by several senior leaders from opposition parties, Union leaders including Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The meeting was called by the government and moderated by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi and Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Arjun Meghwal.
Amit Shah knows how to break, unite political parties: Kapil Sibal
Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Thursday hit back at Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s remarks on President’s Rule in Maharashtra and said that...
Shiv Sena's new demands not acceptable to us, says BJP chief Amit Shah
BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday broke his silence on the political crisis in Maharashtra and hit out at Shiv Sena, the party's estranged Maharashtra ally. The BJP chief made it clear that Shiv Sena's demands were not acceptable to his party.
View: Can we have angel investors footing JNU’s hostel fees?
This week, once again, JNU blipped on our radar, this time with the same scruffy students protesting against a proposed hostel fee hike. The current hostel mess security deposit (refundable) is Rs 5,500, a monthly accommodation fee for a single-occupancy room Rs 20, and Rs 10 for a double-occupancy room. Yes, a piddly amount.
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