Monday, 5 December, 2022
TopicHome Minister

Topic: Home Minister

Home Minister Amit Shah wants a common language for India, says Hindi can unite country

Speaking at a 'Hindi Divas' function, Amit Shah said Hindi should reach every individual and every home in the country.

An unpredictable US means India must get on right side of other big powers, like China

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What was Amit Shah like as home minister of Gujarat? Biographers give an insight

After 2008 Ahmedabad blasts, Gujarat took down the terrorists and as Shah had promised, such acts were never again repeated in Gujarat.

Amit Shah is the ‘prime’ minister in Modi cabinet & he hits where it hurts

Amit Shah as the home minister in Narendra Modi government will now be answerable for any terror attack in the country.

BJP’s master strategist Amit Shah set to tackle Kashmir, Naxalism & NRC at home ministry

ThePrint takes a look at some of some of the key challenges facing Amit Shah, who is making his debut in the Modi government.

Modi’s serial election winner Amit Shah now has to repeat his success rate for government

The social media is already comparing Amit Shah with ‘Iron Man’ Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, also from Gujarat.

On Camera

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PM Modi pays tribute to Dr Rajendra Prasad on his birth anniversary

What explains Modi’s silence as states fight on, relations with Centre worsen

Whether it's Karnataka-Maharahstra or Assam-Meghalaya, Modi govt's reluctance to get dragged into border disputes is self-defeating.
A cashier checks Indian rupee notes inside a room at a fuel station in Ahmedabad | Reuters file image

Rupee falls to 81.75 against dollar, loss on stop losses and dollar outflows

The rupee was down 0.5% to the dollar and has been an underperformer among Asian peers. The offshore Chinese yuan was up 0.9%, leading Asian currencies higher.

Defence

Russian President Vladimir Putin with Chinese President Xi Jinping. (Photo Credit - Reuters)

In western arms sanctions on Russia, China’s arms industry could stand to gain

The arms export embargoes on Moscow could create an opportunity for Beijing to supply arms to countries like Myanmar, which are heavily dependent on Russian arms.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.