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PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2021 02:24 PM IST
Accusing the West Bengal chief minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee of spending time abusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Shah stated that she has no agenda for the development of the state.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 13, 2021 07:25 AM IST
West Bengal Assembly elections: Addressing a rally on Monday, Amit Shah said that Mamata Banerjee is a big leader and people should give her grand farewell by ensuring that BJP wins more than 200 seats.
PUBLISHED ON APR 11, 2021 11:48 PM IST
- “Mamata Banerjee advised people to gherao central forces. Is that not responsible for the deaths in Sitalkuchi? Her advice instigated the people to attack the CISF,” Shah said after a roadshow in Santipur in Nadia district.
ANI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 11, 2021 08:07 AM IST
As many as 45 assembly segments will go to polls in the fifth phase of West Bengal assembly elections scheduled on April 17.
By Tanmay Chatterjee, Kolkata
PUBLISHED ON APR 08, 2021 08:27 AM IST
- West Bengal assembly elections 2021 will see polling in five more phases, for which chief minister Mamata Banerjee and Union home minister Amit Shah have been campaigning in the state.
PTI | , Domjur
PUBLISHED ON APR 07, 2021 05:08 PM IST
Polling has been completed in 91 of the 294 assembly seats in the state, which will see five more phases of elections.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Arpan Rai, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2021 04:20 PM IST
The ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC), which has its foot firmly set in the state for a decade now, is engaged in a bitter contest with the BJP in the ongoing Assembly elections.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Deepali Sharma, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2021 01:41 PM IST
BJP President JP Nadda also condoled her death and said she had to sacrifice her life for her son being part of the BJP and the party will always remember her sacrifice.
30 seats in Bengal and 47 in Assam will go to polls in the first phase on March 27.
Posted by hindustantimes.com | Written by Joydeep Bose
UPDATED ON MAR 25, 2021 03:18 PM IST
Thursday is the last day of campaigning for the first phase of the Assembly elections, which goes to polls on March 27.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 24, 2021 02:30 AM IST
Addressing voters at back-to-back rallies in different parts of south Bengal, Shah and Banerjee raised political temperature in the poll-bound state.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Kanishka Sarkar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 21, 2021 08:08 PM IST
If voted to power in Bengal, the BJP has promised to make education free for all females starting from KG to post-graduation level.
Written by Prashasti Singh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 21, 2021 02:58 PM IST
Later in the day, Amit Shah is scheduled to unveil the BJP's manifesto for the elections.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Arpan Rai, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 21, 2021 02:49 PM IST
Patriarch of Nandigram's Adhikari family, Sisir confirmed the rumours of his joining the party, ahead of Union home minister Amit Shah's rally in Egra, which he will attend.
ANI | , Jhargram
UPDATED ON MAR 15, 2021 02:53 PM IST
"Bengal was at one time was India's leader. It was the hub of education, freedom fighters, religious leadership and more. The same Bengal is entangled in goondaraj," said Shah during the virtual rally here on Monday.
PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 13, 2021 05:03 PM IST
- BJP said Shah will address two public meetings at Margarita and Nazira in Assam on Sunday. He will then leave for Bengal where he will hold a road show in Kharagpur in the evening.
UPDATED ON FEB 11, 2021 09:23 PM IST
- The Citizenship (Amendment) Act, which the Parliament passed last year, offers citizenship to non-Muslims who entered India from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Bangladesh before December 31, 2014.
PTI | , Thakurnagar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 11, 2021 06:21 PM IST
Accusing the opposition parties of misleading the minorities about the Citizenship (amendment) Act, Shah said its implementation will not impact the citizenship status of Indian minorities.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 09, 2021 08:39 PM IST
- The minister said the record pertaining to this should be set right, as he produced documents to support his statement and sought Speaker Om Birla's permission to lay them before the House.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2021 06:19 PM IST
Union Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP chief JP Nadda are expected to flag off five yatras this month in the poll- bound West Bengal.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 31, 2021 08:57 AM IST
On Saturday, five TMC leaders - Rajib Banerjee, Vaishali Dalmiya, Prabir Ghosal, Rathin Chakraborty and Partha Sarathi Chatterjee - along with actor Rudranil Ghosh joined the BJP in New Delhi at the residence of Shah.
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2021 05:52 PM IST
- Shah was scheduled to arrive in Kolkata around 11 pm on Friday but he had to cancel the trip in view of the security threat in the national capital.
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2021 10:43 AM IST
- A TMC leader said that Banerjee was very optimistic about the success of the Duware Sarkar or government at the doorstep programme that started two months ago.
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2021 12:24 AM IST
- A senior BJP leader said that the decision was taken after an explosion took place near the Israeli embassy in New Delhi on Friday.
By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2021 04:32 AM IST
Bengal BJP leaders said that Friday’s meeting was held to review the Bengal poll preparedness against the backdrop of the report five central leaders prepared for Shah. Induction of leaders from the Trinamool Congress and other parties was also discussed at the meeting, said a BJP leader.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON NOV 05, 2020 03:39 PM IST
Amit Shah said the BJP will come to power with two-third majority and form the government after assembly election in West Bengal next year.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2020 12:11 AM IST
Amit Shah reminded people that the BJP-led national coalition at the Centre had already moved a bill in Rajya Sabha back in 2016 to give citizenship to minority communities from neighbouring countries.