Centre planning export houses exclusively for cooperatives: Amit Shah

The Central government is working on a proposal to set up two dedicated export houses that will enable cooperatives to brand and export items, said Cooperatives Minister Amit Shah on Monday. Shah said the government plans to enable KRIBHCO and IFFCO to go for seed improvement and Amul, one … Read more

Determined to make cooperative sector more powerful, modern: Amit Shah

Cooperation Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said the government is determined to make the cooperative sector more powerful, modern and transparent by taking many important steps. Greeting the people on the 100th International Day of Cooperatives, Shah, who also holds the portfolio of home affairs, paid his respects to … Read more

Amit Mitra asks Centre to take decisions at GST council by consensus

The West Bengal government on Tuesday wrote to Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman asking her to take decisions at the ongoing GST Council meeting by consensus, shunning “majoritarianism”. In a two-page letter to Sitharaman, the Principal Chief Adviser to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and the Finance Department, Dr Amit … Read more

Amit Shah chairs Parliamentary Consultative Committee meeting in Gujarat

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday chaired the meeting of the Parliamentary Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Home Affairs on the topic “Forensic Science Capabilities Shah said the Central Government under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi attaches utmost importance to the internal and external security … Read more

Urban co-op banks need to focus on symmetric development: Amit Shah

Cooperation Minister Amit Shah on Thursday said urban cooperative banks need to focus on symmetric development and adopt modern banking methods to stay in competition. He emphasised on the reforms in urban cooperative banks and asked them to make structural changes, computerise accounting processes and infuse young talent in … Read more

Amit Shah to be chief guest at conclave of UCBs and credit societies today

Union Minister for Home Affairs and Cooperation Amit Shah will attend a conclave in the national capital on Thursday, which will discuss various issues related to Scheduled and Multi-State Urban Co-operative Banks and Credit Societies and will also felicitate Urban Cooperative Banks that have completed 100 years of service to society. … Read more

Extend GST compensation to states by 3-5 yrs more: Amit Mitra to Sitharaman

Amit Mitra, principal chief advisor to Chief Minister and Finance Department of West Bengal government, has urged Union Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, to continue to provide goods and services tax (GST) compensation to the states for the next 3 to 5 years beyond June 2022. In a letter to … Read more

Modi govt brought number of LWE-affected districts down by 70%: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said the Narendra Modi government has brought the number of districts affected by Left-wing extremism in the country down by 70 per cent. The government also lifted the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) from more than 66 per cent area in … Read more

amit shah chandigarh visit: As Amit Shah visits Chandigarh, speculation rife 4 Punjab Congress leaders may join BJP

Ahead of Union Home Minister Amit Shah‘s Chandigarh visit on Saturday, a video surfaced on social media showing four senior Congress leaders and former ministers with BJP leader Sunil Jakhar, fuelling speculation that they may join the saffron party. BJP leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa, who is also seen in the video, shared it on social … Read more

Amit Shah to inaugurate Khelo India Youth Games in Panchkula today

Union Minister of Home Affairs Amit Shah will be the chief guest at the launch of the Khelo India Youth Games 2021 in Panchkula, Haryana, on Saturday. This is the fourth edition of the Khelo India Youth Games – the biggest nationwide grassroots level sports competition in India, started … Read more