PM Modi, Amit Shah can defuse anti-CAA protests, but won't: Shashi Tharoor
At the last day of the four-day Kerala Literature Festival here, Tharoor said: "Protests can be defused if Narendra Modi & Amit Shah say 'We are dropping idea of NRC', that they will no longer ask NPR enumeration & go to every door asking - 'Where your father & mother were born' and ask for documentary proof."
Amit Shah’s Karnataka visit prolongs suspense over cab expansion
The CM left for Davos on Sunday on a six-day trip to attend the world econom...
Karnataka: Amit Shah visits late Vishwesha Tirtha's Mutt in Bengaluru
Union Home Minister Amit Shah visited Swami of Pejawara Mutt. Chief Min...
Those opposing CAA are 'anti-Dalits', says Amit Shah
Union Home Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah dubbed those opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), 2019, as...
Government ready to debate with Rahul Gandhi on CAA: Amit Shah
Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday challenged Congress leader Rahul Gandhi to prove that the Citizenship Amendment Act would take away citizenship from Indian Muslims, as he advised him to read the act completely.
Why did AASU reject the offer to detect 70 lakh illegal immigrants, asks Assam Finance Minister
Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has maintained that less than five lakh people will be eligible to apply under the CAA, and those who are saying that one crore people will come to Assam will have to tender apology to public after the application process is wrapped up.
Nation bearing brunt of 'differences' between Modi-Shah:Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel
"While Amit Shah says NRC will be implemented, Prime Minister contradicts his statement. Who is speaking the truth and who is lying? Who is right, the PM or the Home Minister?. It seems that there are some differences between the two and the entire country is bearing its brunt. You need to remain alert...," Baghel said.
CAA: Amit Shah to visit Karnataka tomorrow, to address rally at Hubballi
Shah will visit Hubballi (Hubli) where he will address a rally on the CAA. Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa will also be present during the rally, and may use the opportunity to discuss about the Cabinet expansion.
Centre standing on brink of bankruptcy: Yashwant Sinha
Former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha asserted that the economy was passing through its "worst-ever crisis" due to the "death of demand" in sectors. He was speaking on the sidelines of his "Gandhi Shanti Yatra" against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC). Sinha served as finance minister of India during 1998-2002.
Amit Shah signs pact to end Bru refugee crisis
New Delhi, Jan 16 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah and representatives of Bru refugees on January 16 signed an agreement to end crisis f...
Amit Shah alleges Arvind Kejriwal of shielding 'tukde gang'
"Those who shouted anti-India slogans at JNU a few years ago were sent to jail by Narendra Modi but Kejriwal has refused to initiate prosecu...
PM Modi, Amit Shah have vision for India: Ratan Tata
Industrialist Ratan Tata attended the foundation stone laying ceremony of the Indian Institute of Skills in Gujarat’s Gandhinagar on January...
BJP-JD(U) start seat sharing exercise ahead of Bihar polls
Sources claim that both parties can agree to contest the poll on 50-50 (equal number of) seats on the lines of the Lok Sabha elections. There are 243 seats in the Bihar Assembly. In the last Assembly elections, the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) and the BJP contested separately, whereas before that in 2010, both the parties contested together.
Not possible to provide proof of religious persecution: Assam FM Himanta Biswa Sarma
Assam finance minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma said no one can give proof of religious persecution or fear of religious persecution however a person who will apply for Citizenship under Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) must give some evidence that he was in Assam prior to 2014.
Centre appoints Nripendra Mishra as chairman of Nehru museum council, MJ Akbar out
Mishra who resigned from the PS to the PM post last year is a UP cadre IAS officer, closely associated with the think tank Vivekananda International Foundation. At NMML, he replaces Lokesh Chandra, former president of Indian Council for Cultural Relations, as the chairman.
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