Tuesday, 13 November, 2018

Topic: Rajnath Singh

File photo of JP Nadda, Ram Vilas Paswan, Harsimrat Kaur Badal talking to media

No Twitter celebrations this year as BJP allies stay silent on demonetisation

Silence of Shiv Sena, Akali Dal & LJP is in sharp contrast to unequivocal praise for demonetisation last year, which they celebrated as 'anti-black money day’.
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal | PTI

Assam CM Sonowal orders strict action against suspected ULFA gunmen who killed 5 civilians

Home minister Rajnath Singh also strongly condemned the incident and directed CM Sarbananda Sonowal to take strong action against the perpetrators.
Rahul Gandhi | Sushil Kumar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images

Rahul Gandhi runs 12 km every other day. And he isn’t the only politician working out hard

Gym at midnight or stroll on their lawns, politicians — from Rahul Gandhi to Rajnath Singh — are not letting busy schedules get in the way of a healthy life.
File photo of Home Minister Rajnath Singh | PTI

‘RaaaaaFa(i)l’ — Rajnath Singh drawls to mock Rahul Gandhi over his Rafale deal allegations

Home minister says opposition parties will be compelled to launch a ‘MeToo campaign’ against the Congress if they ally with it.
Vallabhbhai Patel

Modi wants all Union ministers to mark Sardar Patel’s birth anniversary in states, UTs

Home minister’s office sends letter urging ministers to visit states and provide ‘adequate visibility’ to events commemorating Patel's birth anniversary.
Home minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi | PTI

Rajnath Singh to visit J&K Tuesday to meet political leaders and assess security situation

Home minister Rajnath Singh’s visit comes after the recent urban local body elections, which were boycotted by both the National Conference and the Peoples Democratic Party.
India-Bangladesh border | Commons

Underwater cameras, underground sensors: India goes hi-tech to secure Bangladesh border

Pilot project in Assam will replace physical security mechanism with a technical set up. It will be inaugurated by home minister Rajnath Singh next month.
Kisan Kranti Padyatra in New Delhi | PTI

For BJP, Uttar Pradesh strongman Rajnath Singh best bet to tackle farmers’ protest

BJP brass felt there was an immediate need to resolve crisis as the optics of farmers marching to Delhi could have disastrous fallout in poll season.
Rajnath Singh

Without proof, Rahul Gandhi’s allegations on Rafale are baseless: Rajnath Singh

Singh said that without a verification of Hollande's claims on Ambani's role in the Rafale deal, no conclusions can be drawn.
Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh urges J&K political parties to join panchayat polls

His speech was an attempt to discourage further boycott of the elections, after NC and PDP decided to back out.
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Congress promises restrictions on RSS shakhas in MP: Cynical poll ploy or hard secularism?

The Congress party in its manifesto for Madhya Pradesh has vowed to ban government employees from attending RSS shakhas or using government property for their m...