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​Rajnath Singh​Rajnath Singh at Naval Air Station base, Norfolk​Rajnath Singh onboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier
Rajnath Singh (born 10 July 1951) is an Indian politician belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) who currently serves as the Home Minister of India. He previously served as the Chief Minister of the state of Uttar Pradesh and as a Cabinet Minister in the Vajpayee Government. He has also served as the President of the BJP twice, 2005–2009 and 2013–2014. He began his career as a physics lecturer and used his long-term connections with the nationalist organisation, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh to become involved with the Janata Party.
Born: Jul 10, 1951 (age 69), Bhabhaura, Uttar Pradesh, India
Office: Minister of Home Affairs
Political Party: Bharatiya Janata Party

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    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held a telephonic conversation with his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono and discussed the regional security issues. They discussed enhancing bilateral security cooperation between Tokyo and New Delhi under the framework of India-Japan Special Strategic and Global Partnership.

    This is the first time that any civilian has been beheaded by the BAT, which comprises Pakistani army regulars and terrorists, though similar incidents involving security personnel have taken place in the past. Asked about the killings by Pakistan, Army Chief Gen M M Naravane said on Saturday that professional armies never resort to "barbaric" acts.

    DefExpo 2020 is scheduled to be held in Lucknow between February 5-8 next year. The theme of the exhibition is 'India: The Emerging Defence Manufacturing Hub'.

    Singh was in Lucknow to review the preparations for the expo for which more than 900 international defence manufacturing companies have registered and which will be held over an area of almost 42,000 square meters.

    The draft policy was sent for approval to cabinet secretariat, and later it was referred to the GoM headed by Shah. The draft policy has proposed that any subsidy would have to be given through direct benefit transfer, i.e. directly in the bank account of consumers. Also, cross subsidies on industries would not exceed 20%.

    Singh said Muslims are not included in the CAA as these three countries are "theocratic" and "Islamic" states and "in an Islamic state, at least those who follow the religion of Islam do not face religious persecution. May be they face some other persecution but not religious persecution because the religion of that state is Islam".

    The final dates will be notified by the government after the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) recommends the dates for the session. A meeting of the CCPA is likely to be held soon. The budget session will start with President's address to the joint sitting of Parliament and the Economic Survey is likely to be presented on the same day.

    The Lok Sabha passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 in the national capital on December 09. CAB had been tabled in the Lower House fo...

    Lok Sabha proceedings on Friday were adjourned twice, first for half an hour and then for another 15 minutes amid uproar over Rahul Gandhi's reported remarks about rape in the country.

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