February 26, 2020 9:55 am
BJP state general secretary Rathindra Bose told reporters Tuesday, “We have received the permission on Monday for the proposed rally. Now, we will go ahead with our plan as per schedule.”
February 26, 2020 9:17 am
Shah met Delhi CP Amulya Patnaik, IB chief Arvind Kumar and Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla late Monday night. This was followed by a meeting with Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi L-G Anil Baijal, Congress leader Subhash Chopra among others.
February 26, 2020 2:28 am
S N Shrivastava, a 1985-batch AGMUT cadre officer, was repatriated to the Delhi Police from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). He has been appointed as Special Commissioner (Law and Order).
February 26, 2020 9:57 am
Even as Home Minister Amit Shah convened a series of meetings to restore peace and normalcy in Delhi, some BJP leaders suggested a potential future course of action.
February 25, 2020 7:35 pm
Demanding the arrest of BJP leader Kapil Mishra, Siddarmaiah said the "distressing" situation in Delhi is a "result of ulterior motives of divisive forces within the country." He also said that the police have completely failed in their responsibility.
February 25, 2020 10:13 pm
The death toll in the violence climbed to thirteen. Affected areas include Maujpur, Jaffrabad, Bhajanpura, Yamuna Vihar, Chand Bagh and Gokalpuri in Northeast Delhi.
February 25, 2020 1:17 pm
Calling the situation "unfortunate," Kejriwal said the district magistrate has been asked to take out peace march with the police. He also appealed all temples and mosques in affected areas to maintain peace.
February 25, 2020 9:21 am
Violent clashes broke out between pro and anti-Citizenship protesters for the second consecutive day on Monday.
February 22, 2020 1:42 pm
If the rally is allowed, it will be Amit Shah’s second visit to West Bengal after assuming the office of Union Home Minister.
February 21, 2020 6:51 am
Sources said there is unease in the central government over the report because the committee is learnt to have recommended a 1951 cut-off date to define “Assamese” people, and has also suggested an Inner Line Permit regime for the state.
January 21, 2020 8:18 am
Jagat Prakash Nadda was elected unopposed as the national president of the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday, taking over the reins from Amit Shah.
October 02, 2019 9:05 am
IE100 List: The BJP’s return to power with 303 seats not only refreshed and reinforced it, it has begun to reshape equations across institutions — in the government and outside it as well. The Indian Express power list 2019 tells that story.
August 07, 2019 7:49 pm
Former Foreign Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was cremated with full state honours on Wednesday.
June 19, 2019 10:11 am
The Lok Sabha will have a total of 30 sittings and Rajya Sabha 27 sittings, ending July 26.
June 01, 2019 1:10 pm
BJP president Amit Shah took charge as Home Minister on Saturday. Replacing Rajnath Singh, this is the first ministerial responsibility that Shah will take on at the Centre.
May 28, 2019 7:23 am
Flanked by BJP president Amit Shah and Adityanath, Modi entered the temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and paid obeisance to the deity as priests recited Sanskrit 'shlokas' in the sanctum sanctorum.
May 18, 2019 10:15 pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at Kedarnath temple in Uttarakhand while BJP chief Amit Shah visited Somnath temple in Gujarat Saturday. The Lok Sabha poll campaign came to an end on Friday and voting for the last phase will be held Sunday (May 19).
May 16, 2019 9:09 am
BJP and TMC supporters Tuesday fought pitched battles on the streets of Kolkata during a massive roadshow by Shah, who escaped unhurt but was forced to cut short the jamboree and had to be escorted to safety by police.
May 16, 2019 9:11 am
BJP national president Amit Shah’s massive roadshow in Kolkata turned violent on Tuesday with the BJP workers clashing with Calcutta University students who were showing black flags to the saffron party leader.
May 15, 2019 1:22 pm
Students, learnt to be members of Trinamool Chhatra Parishad, were protesting near the front gate of Calcutta University and shouting "Amit Shah go back" slogans.
December 12, 2018 7:06 pm
For at least the last two elections, in Chhattisgarh it was a tight race between Congress and BJP. What changed this time around? Dipankar Ghose decodes the result.
December 13, 2018 2:51 pm
The big difference between Congress and the BJP after an election result was at display on Tuesday. While after almost every election defeat Rahul Gandhi addressed the media and answered questions about the result, the BJP headquarters fell silent.
December 06, 2018 1:52 pm
Is the Ayodhya mobilisation now as powerful and potent as it was in 1992? Are there law and order concerns for the Centre and Uttar Pradesh government, both now ruled by the BJP? And most importantly, is it fair to compare 2018 to 1992?
November 22, 2018 2:07 pm
As they say, timing is key. And an analysis of BJP President Amit Shah shows that before a key event across the border, he has dialed down his ferocious speeches against illegal migrants from Bangladesh.
November 20, 2018 11:37 am
Both Congress and the BJP are fighting a tough battle in Chhattisgarh this year. As the second phase on voting state in underway, we look at what both parties are promising, to woo the voters.
November 19, 2018 8:52 am
As campaign heat picks up in Mizoram, a look at who is in the fray and what’s at stake for BJP, Congress and the Mizo National Front.
November 14, 2018 5:07 pm
With Chhattisgarh in the middle of its two-phase election, let’s look at what BJP and Congress are saying. And, of course, there are promises too. No surprises there.
November 12, 2018 6:22 pm
Union minister Ananth Kumar passed away on Monday morning. He was suffering from pancreatic cancer for some time now. Senior BJP leaders paid their tributes to the leader.
November 05, 2018 9:50 am
The Supreme Court has said that the date for the Ayodhya hearings will be decided in January. Here’s how it will impact the BJP and what the RSS is likely to do.
November 01, 2018 7:05 pm
On the Sabarimala verdict, union minister Uma Bharti said the court cannot be blamed for its intervention. This comes just days after BJP President Amit Shah said that meddling with the affairs of the temple was a conspiracy by Communists in Kerala.