How Shah and his men burnt the midnight oil to make scrapping of Article 370 legally tenable

amitshahnewNew Delhi, Aug 07: Before taking any decision on Article 370, there were a host of issues that the government had to take care of.

Firstly, it had to legally tenable, secondly, secrecy around it had to be maintained and lastly, violence had to be under control in the Valley.

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Gazette notification on Article 370 released: Check other orders here

amitshah2aNew Delhi, Aug 05: It is a historic day today and the Centre has decided to scrap Article 370.

Making the announcement in Parliament, Union Home Minister, Amit Shah said that a decision was also taken to make Jammu and Kashmir as a Union Territory with a legislature.

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Will Cabinet meeting chaired by Modi decide on scrapping Article 35A in J&K?

New Delhi, Aug 05: Ahead of the crucial Cabinet meeting to be held today, there is speculation rife that a decision would be taken to scrap Article 35A in Jammu and Kashmir.

Although sources remained tight-lipped about the agenda of the Cabinet meeting, officials tell OneIndia that this aspect would be discussed. The meeting will be held at 9.30 am at 7 Lok Kalyan Marg.

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Curbing terror funding key to long lasting solution in Valley: Amit Shah

amit-shah-kashmirSrinagar, June 28: One of the key points made by Amit Shah, during his first visit to Jammu and Kashmir as Union Home Minister was to keep terror funding under check. While observing that there has been significant improvement in the Valley, he stressed on the need to tackle funding effectively.

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Under Amit Shah, this is how the Ministry for Home Affairs is being run

New Delhi, June 21: There have been some sweeping changes made in the Union Home Minister, after Amit Shah took charge. An extremely crucial portfolio, which oversees the national security of India, Shah delegated work of the ministry’s 22 divisions to his two deputies, G Kishan Reddy and Nityanand Rai.

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Amit Shah won’t settle for anything less than zero terror and no infiltration in J&K

New Delhi, June 07: In the first meeting that was held between Union Home Minister, Amit Shah and National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval, the Kashmir issue got top billing.

A fresh list of top ten terrorists was released, following which the Election Commission of India said that it would hold elections in Jammu and Kashmir later this year. The first priority for both Modi and Shah would be ensure that the Amarnath Yatra passes off peacefully.

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Expectations huge, he will be a unifier, not a divider, former spook on Amit Shah

amitshah2New Delhi, June 04: The expectations from India’s new Home Minister, Amit Shah are immense.

Several persons familiar with his style of functioning say that one could expect an iron fist-no nonsense-no appeasement policy.During his stint as a home minister in Gujarat, he had a similar policy, which saw several successful operations against terrorists.

In first meeting of Shah-Doval, Mission Kashmir gets top billing

amitshah-ajitdovalNew Delhi, June 04: Mission Kashmir would be top on the priority list for Union Home Minister, Amit Shah and National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval.

The focus of the Defence Ministry led by Rajnath Singh too has decided to focus extensively on Kashmir. Rajnath Singh said on Monday that he would make peace a permanent feature in Jammu and Kashmir.

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Top ten terrorists: After Shah takes over, MHA prepares new hit-list for Kashmir

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New Delhi, June 04: The Ministry of Home Affairs has prepared a list of top ten terrorists operating in Jammu and Kashmir.

The list has been prepared after taking inputs from the intelligence agencies and the security personnel. The list includes the names of those terrorists who are part of the Jaish-e-Mohammad, Lashkar-e-Tayiba and Jaish-e-Mohammad.

Part of all 8 Cabinet Committees, Amit Shah is boss 2 in Modi Sarkar

modicabinetNew Delhi, June 06: Amit Shah is part of all the eight Cabinet Committees that was reconstituted by the Government of India.

The reconstitution took place under the Transaction of Business Rules.

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