Wednesday, 15 August, 2018

Topic: Amit Shah

Narendra Modi with Amit Shah

In Dalit outreach mode, BJP to hold national executive at Delhi’s Ambedkar centre

Party also set to discuss ways to court Dalits; latest meeting expected to be last before 2019 polls.
File image of Amit Shah | @AmitShah/Twitter

Amit Shah pushes for simultaneous elections in letter to law panel

Shah claims arguments holding two sets of polls against the federal structure of the country are baseless.
BJP in-charge for Jammu and Kashmir Ram Madhav, flanked by the state Dy Chief Minister Kavinder Gupta and BJP state chief Ravinder Raina | PTI

New J&K governor in a couple of weeks, governor’s rule to stay for now: Ram Madhav

Maharashtra governor C. Vidyasagar Rao and CAG Rajiv Mehrishi tipped to be N.N. Vohra's succcessors.
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In Modi’s final Independence Day speech of this term, look forward to another jumla

Having played most of their cards, Modi-Shah are searching for a new one. That is why an effort is being made to polarise the voters.

Inside India’s Rs 3,000-cr IAS coaching industry & the mysterious man seen with SP leaders

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.
BJP President Amit Shah

Amit Shah attacks Mamata Banerjee and Rahul Gandhi over NRC issue

BJP president Amit Shah says TMC chief against NRC for 'vote-bank' politics, calls upon people to 'uproot' the government.
Nitish Kumar and Amit Shah exchange greetings at the state guest house in Patna / PTI

How BJP won the day in Rajya Sabha — with a little help from Nitish Kumar

Sources say Amit Shah convinced Nitish Kumar to seek votes from Shiv Sena and BJD, without which they wouldn’t have won.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman | Virendra Singh Gosain/Hindustan Times via Getty Images

Modi government’s refusal to appoint Lokpal weakens its Rafale defence

An independent Lokpal inquiry could have ended the Rafale controversy.
Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah | RAVEENDRAN/AFP/Getty Images

BJP’s Mission 2024: Prime Minister Amit Shah?

The party president is already making himself the voice of the government through the Rajya Sabha.

Modi’s I-Day speech: Should ISRO focus on human spaceflight or refine robotic missions?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech announced a manned mission to space by 2022. This comes over half a century after Americans, Russian...