Explained: Will ‘CBI probe’ assurance help ease Assam-Meghalaya border tension? | India News

Violence linked to interstate boundary disputes has been a major concern in India’s northeast for more than four decades now. At least 157 people died and 65,000 were displaced due to border conflicts involving Assam and its sister states between 1979 and July 2021, according to a report by the Rights & Risk Analysis Group […]

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Amit Shah takes up attacks on Hindus with Bangladesh mantri | India News

NEW DELHI: Union home minister Amit Shah on Friday met his Bangladeshi counterpart asaduzzaman khan and raised the issue of attacks on minorities and temples in that country, official sources said. The home minister also had productive exchanges with the Bangladeshi minister on border management and common security-related issues. “Union home minister @AmitShah met H […]

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BJP moves to mollify those who missed out on tickets | India News

AHMEDABAD/ VADODARA: The BJP leadership swung into action on Sunday to mollify sitting MLAs and other senior functionaries brooding over denial of tickets to contest the assembly polls, with home minister Amit Shah leading the effort on a day six-time legislator Madhu Shrivastava ended his 25-year association with the saffron party over not being renominated […]

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Amit Shah-Mamata discussions likely during Nov 5 Eastern Zonal Council meet | India News

KOLKATA: Union home minister Amit Shah is likely to have discussions with West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee during the Eastern Zonal Council meeting scheduled to be held on November 5, a senior official said on Wednesday. Apart from Banerjee, Amit Shah is also likely to meet the chief ministers of Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and […]

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Thousands throng Amit Shah rally in J&K’s Baramulla, welcome announcement on reservation | India News

BARAMULLA: Long queues with people jostling to enter through two narrow gates and excitement writ large on their faces, thousands flocked the Showkat Ali Stadium where Union Home Minister Amit Shah held a rally on Wednesday. The highest turnout was from Baramulla, Kupwara and Bandipora districts in north Kashmir. People walked up to the venue […]

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Centre gives top priority to strengthen border infrastructure: Amit Shah | India News

KISHANGANJ: Union home minister Amit Shah on Saturday asserted that the Narendra Modi government gives top priority to strengthen the country’s borders, a reason why expenditure on infrastructure development in these areas has gone up considerably under the current regime. Addressing personnel of the Sashastra Seema Bal at the Fatehpur outpost, falling in Bihar’s Kishanganj […]

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Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act 2022: Govt notifies rules for safeguard against misuse, violation | India News

NEW DELHI: Incorporating safeguards against possible misuse and violation of individual liberties while enforcing the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act 2022 — which enables the police and prison authorities to take measurements including fingerprints, palmprints, footprints, biometrics like iris and retina scan, physical and even biological measurements, with exceptions, of those arrested, convicted or facing trial […]

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