Amit Anilchandra Shah is an Indian politician currently serving as the Minister of Home Affairs and the first Minister of Co-operation of India. He served as the President of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from 2014 to 2020. He has also served as chairman of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) since 2014. He was elected to the lower house of Parliament, Lok Sabha, in the 2019 Indian general elections from Gandhinagar. Earlier, he had been elected as a member of the upper house of Parliament, Rajya Sabha, from Gujarat in 2017. Sworn in at the age of 54, he is the youngest serving full-time Home Minister. He is the chief strategist of the BJP and a close aide to Narendra Modi.
Today, fresh fighting was reported between the Taliban and resistance forces in Afghanistan's Panjshir Valley, as the hardline Islamists finalise a new government; A Karnataka BJP MLA, Aravind Bellad's..
Today, Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga said that the boundary dispute with Assam will be resolved amicably through dialogue after a telephonic discussion with Home Minister Amit Shah and Assam Chief..
Union Home Minister Amit Shah will chair a high-level meeting with Chief Ministers of ten Naxal-hit states in Delhi on Sunday to review the current status as well as to discuss future road map for.. IndiaTimes - Published
Union home minister Amit Shah on Friday said that Narendra Modi was the first chief minister in the country to understand the seriousness of the climate change phenomenon and institutionalise its.. IndiaTimes - Published
The meeting is being held to commemorate the sacrifices of freedom fighters who fought against the Nizam and Razakars, BJP said. Though the country got independence on August 15, 1947, the erstwhile.. IndiaTimes - Published
The stage is set for a major overhaul of the criminal justice system with the Centre having received suggestions of various states, UTs, central forces and NGOs on the reform of the Indian Penal Code,.. IndiaTimes - Published
Amit Shah said that industries were shy of investing in J&K all these years due to some hurdle or the other, and the scrapping of Article 70 and Article 35A had removed these hurdles. He said the new.. IndiaTimes - Published
It was one of those rare moments. After the Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Wednesday, top leaders of several political parties went to meet speaker Om Birla in his official chamber in Parliament... IndiaTimes - Published
Home minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said the government is working on translating the entire curriculum of engineering and medical education into Hindi, which would enable students from Hindi medium.. IndiaTimes - Published
Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh met Union home minister Amit Shah here and sought help to counter Pakistan-backed terror forces. Earlier, he also met Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi. IndiaTimes - Published
A delegation of Lok Sabha members of Janata Dal (United), led by its new president and Munger MP Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh, on Monday met Union home minister Amit Shah at the latter’s.. IndiaTimes - Published
Six days after the flare-up on the Assam-Mizoram border which saw six Assam Police personnel being killed in firing by Mizoram police, chief ministers of the two states buried hostility on Sunday —.. IndiaTimes - Published
In an apparent swipe at the SP, BSP and the Congress, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday said those who governed Uttar Pradesh earlier had not done development of Hindu religious centres due to.. IndiaTimes - Published
As many as six Assam Police personnel were killed as violence along the Assam-Mizoram border spiralled out of control on Monday. The tweet comes just hours after Union home minister Amit Shah asked the.. IndiaTimes - Published