Congress leader Moily condemns Shah’s Hindi pitch

Hitting out at Amit Shah for pitching Hindi as a common language, senior Congress leader Veerappa Moily today said the Home Minister’s statement was against India’s federal structure and that he should withdraw his remarks for the unity of the country. Continue Reading

PM showed Pak its place by abrogating Article 370, 35A: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi showed Pakistan its place by abrogating Article 370 and 35A. Continue Reading

Who will head BJP now with Amit Shah certain to find Cabinet berth?

The buzz is that among the names being considered is former Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s. Sources say that it would be a tactical move for it would be seen as empowering women. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Amit Shah denied permission to conduct rally in W Bengal

Accusing the West Bengal government of not allowing its president Amit Shah’s rally in Jadhavpur, the BJP said today the Election Commission has become a ‘mute spectator’ to the Trinamool Congress’s alleged undemocratic means to target the saffron party. Continue Reading

Amit Shah targets Congress president’s defence deal

BJP president Amit Shah today cited a media report to attack Congress chief Rahul Gandhi over a defence deal under the UPA government in which an alleged business partner of Rahul had got an offset contract. Continue Reading

SC seeks EC response on model code violation by Modi, Amit Shah

The Supreme Court Tuesday sought the response of the Election Commission on a plea by a Congress MP alleging Model Code of Conduct (MCC) violations by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah on their alleged hate speeches and using armed forces for “political propaganda”. Continue Reading