Amit Shah

Modi government's 4 years: BJP readies blitzkrieg; PM, Amit Shah to lead from the front

Modi government's 4 years: BJP readies blitzkrieg; PM, Amit Shah to lead from the front

Narendra Modi had led BJP-led NDA to a landslide victory in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and had taken oath as the 15th PM of India on May 26. 

May 22, 2018, 22:26 PM IST
Mandate in Karnataka was against Congress, why are they celebrating, asks BJP chief Amit Shah

Mandate in Karnataka was against Congress, why are they celebrating, asks BJP chief Amit Shah

The three-day-old BJP government in Karnataka had collapsed on Saturday, minutes before the scheduled trust vote, with CM Yeddyurappa resigning with defeat staring him in the face.

May 21, 2018, 17:11 PM IST
After Karnataka, Telangana one of the focus states for BJP

After Karnataka, Telangana one of the focus states for BJP

Amit Shah is likely to visit Telangana next month to assess the political situation and plan for the elections.

May 20, 2018, 10:42 AM IST
Yeddyurappa may resign before Karnataka trust vote if he feels he does not have the majority: Sources

Yeddyurappa may resign before Karnataka trust vote if he feels he does not have the majority: Sources

Though the Governor directed Yeddyurappa to seek a vote of confidence on the floor of the House within 15 days from the date of assumption of office as the CM, SC ordered the floor test on Saturday, rejecting his plea for a week`s time to prove his majority.

May 19, 2018, 14:14 PM IST

Highlights from Karnataka's politically-charged Saturday: BJP out, Congress-JDS in

The highly-anticipated floor-test in Karnataka assembly never happened with BJP's Yeddyurappa tendering his resignation - paving the way for HD Kumaraswamy to bring in a JDS-Congress combine.

May 19, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Corruption is in the DNA of 100 crore Indians: Yogi government minister Om Prakash Rajbhar

Corruption is in the DNA of 100 crore Indians: Yogi government minister Om Prakash Rajbhar

UP Cabinet Minister Om Prakash Rajbhar said that the fight against corruption is not easy since it is highly rampant across the country. 

May 19, 2018, 13:36 PM IST
We should work to remain in power for next 50 years: Amit Shah to party workers

We should work to remain in power for next 50 years: Amit Shah to party workers

Democracy was murdered the moment 'desperate' Congress made an 'opportunist' offer to the JD(S) to form the government in Karnataka for "petty political gains", BJP chief Amit Shah said on Thursday while hitting back at the Congress.

May 17, 2018, 17:34 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi attacks BJP, says 'state of Indian judiciary akin to Pakistan and Africa'

Rahul Gandhi attacks BJP, says 'state of Indian judiciary akin to Pakistan and Africa'

Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said that the state of Indian judiciary is akin to that of Pakistan and Africa.  

May 17, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
Yeddyurappa, Kumaraswamy to Vajubhai Vala: Key names in the battle for power in Karnataka

Yeddyurappa, Kumaraswamy to Vajubhai Vala: Key names in the battle for power in Karnataka

While BJP is confident of proving its majority on the floor of the House when needed, Janata Dal Secular and Congress leaders claim that they have the numbers.

May 17, 2018, 14:34 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi vs Amit Shah over 'murder of democracy' in Karnataka

Rahul Gandhi vs Amit Shah over 'murder of democracy' in Karnataka

While Rahul Gandhi said that Yeddyurapapa becoming Karnataka CM was "mockery of Constitution", Amit Shah hit back calling Congress-JDS alliance in the state "opportunist".

May 17, 2018, 11:48 AM IST
Karnataka government formation drama live streaming on Zee News

Karnataka government formation drama live streaming on Zee News

Even before the counting was completed on Tuesday, the Congress offered support to the JDS agreeing to have HD Kumaraswamy as the Chief Minister. However, the BJP also met the Governor staking claim to form the government. 

May 16, 2018, 09:50 AM IST
Amit Shah claims Karnataka as BJP's 15th win, accuses Congress of dirty tricks

Amit Shah claims Karnataka as BJP's 15th win, accuses Congress of dirty tricks

In the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Amit Shah said people in Karnataka have seen through Congress' agenda.

May 15, 2018, 20:03 PM IST
Karnataka has rejected Congress's 'dynastic politics': Amit Shah

Karnataka has rejected Congress's 'dynastic politics': Amit Shah

With the BJP emerging as the single largest party in Karnataka, party chief Amit Shah today said the state has shown trust in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "clean governance" and rejected the Congress's "dynastic politics"

May 15, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah thank Karnataka for making BJP the single largest party in the state

PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah thank Karnataka for making BJP the single largest party in the state

Amit Shah also congratulated the BJP members and Yeddyurappa for their 'relentless efforts'.

May 15, 2018, 18:43 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Congress extends support to JDS, says Deve Gowda, HD Kumaraswamy have accepted offer

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Congress extends support to JDS, says Deve Gowda, HD Kumaraswamy have accepted offer

While BJP has emerged as the single largest party, the Congress and the JDS seem to be in no mood to give up.

May 15, 2018, 15:02 PM IST
Congress-JDS alliance can deny BJP a chance to form government in Karnataka

Congress-JDS alliance can deny BJP a chance to form government in Karnataka

The halfway mark in the 225-member Karnataka Assembly is 113 but elections were held for just 222 seats and so any party or alliance will need 112 seats to form a government in the state.

May 15, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
BJP rides on Narendra Modi-Amit Shah charisma to win Karnataka Assembly elections

BJP rides on Narendra Modi-Amit Shah charisma to win Karnataka Assembly elections

One more state has gone to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with the party returning to power in Karnataka after five years. Led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah, the BJP decimated the Congress in Karnataka Assembly elections 2018 to secure a majority on its own in the state.

May 15, 2018, 12:25 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly election results 2018: How Karnataka results will impact BJP, Congress and JDS

Karnataka Assembly election results 2018: How Karnataka results will impact BJP, Congress and JDS

With counting of votes for Assembly elections underway in Karnataka, the fate of the Congress, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Janata Dal Secular (JDS) hangs in the balance. As per the initial trends, the BJP and the Congress are in a neck and neck fight while the JDS seems to be making its position firm to get enough seats to play a key role in the formation of the government in the state. 

May 15, 2018, 09:13 AM IST
Ready for BJP versus all in 2019: Amit Shah

Ready for BJP versus all in 2019: Amit Shah

Addressing party's state in-charges, state presidents and other office-bearers at the BJP headquarters in Delhi on Monday, Amit Shah reviewed the organisational programmes taken up by the party.

May 15, 2018, 01:00 AM IST
 In BJP, a person selling tea can also become PM: Amit Shah tells party workers in Goa

In BJP, a person selling tea can also become PM: Amit Shah tells party workers in Goa

BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday asserted the party would form the next government in Karnataka.

May 14, 2018, 00:47 AM IST