Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Vice Presidential election: Naqvi’s name final, or is it?

In the recent Azamgarh and Rampur by Lok Sabha polls in UP, Naqvi played a vital role in ensuring the victory of BJP candidates. 

published on : 12th July 2022

Smriti Irani takes charge of Ministry of Minority Affairs

Irani was assigned the charge of the Ministry of Minority Affairs, in addition to her existing portfolio of Minister for Women and Child Development.

published on : 7th July 2022

Will BJP trump Opposition with a Muslim V-P candidate? Buzz after Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi’s resignation 

Sources in BJP said the PM appreciated Naqvi’s performances as Minister for Minority Affairs and his contribution as a Rajya Sabha member for three terms.

published on : 7th July 2022

President accepts resignations of Naqvi, RCP Singh; Irani given charge of Minority Affairs Ministry

Cabinet Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has been assigned the charge of the Ministry of Steel, in addition to his existing portfolio.

published on : 6th July 2022

With Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi's term ending, no Muslim among BJP MPs

The opposition has been accusing the BJP of not giving adequate representation to Muslims, but the saffron party has maintained that its MPs work for all communities.

published on : 6th July 2022

Union Ministers Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, RCP Singh resign amid Vice President buzz

Prime Minister Modi is learnt to have lauded both Union ministers Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Ram Chandra Prasad Singh's work during the Cabinet meeting today.

published on : 6th July 2022

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Arif Mohammad Khan, Najma Heptulla, Amrinder Singh in list of V-P probables

From the ruling NDA, three names from the Muslim community and one from the Sikhs are doing the rounds for the post of the second highest constitutional position, the Vice President.

published on : 6th July 2022

All religions flourish in environment of freedom in India: Union Minority Minister on Al-Qaeda threat

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that out of every 10 Muslims living in the world, one Muslim lives in India with equal socio-economic, educational, religious and constitutional rights.

published on : 9th June 2022

Shunted out from Rajya Sabha list, Naqvi may get bypoll ticket

The Rampur LS seat has been vacated by Azam Khan and the bypoll on this seat is scheduled on June 23.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Rajya Sabha polls 2022: BJP drops Prakash Javadekar, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, other biggies

All of them are outgoing members of the Rajya Sabha and were expected to be renominated. Congress leader RPN Singh, who had recently joined the BJP, has also lost out.

published on : 31st May 2022

Congress's existence on 'ventilator', 'idiocy' of its leaders on accelerator: Naqvi

He claimed that the Congress is now not acceptable even in a "mohalla (locality)" due to its "negative feudal mindset".

published on : 23rd May 2022

Rajya Sabha polls to 57 seats from 15 states on June 10: Election Commission

Prominent among those retiring are Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Congress leaders Ambika Soni, Jairam Ramesh and Kapil Sibal, and BSP's Satish Chandra Misra.

published on : 12th May 2022

Country's first 'Amrit Sarovar' comes up in Rampur: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Naqvi said participation and cooperation of the common people, villagers and promptness of panchayat and the district administration have played an important role in opening of the grand pond.

published on : 12th May 2022

Fashion to give 'communal colour' to illegal acts: Naqvi on Shaheen Bagh demolition row

AAP MLA of the area Amanatullah Khan had on Monday accused that the BJP of using the municipality to "spoil" the environment in Shaheen Bagh and indulging in "Hindu-Muslim rhetoric".

published on : 10th May 2022

INTERVIEW | ‘Many vying to install bhopus; let’s focus on development’: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi describes the eight years of Modi regime as ‘the golden period’ for minorities in India, bats for Uniform Civil Code

published on : 10th May 2022

Centre has assured to consider Chennai as Haj embarkation point, says Stalin

The CM thanked Union Minister for Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi for the same. Stalin had earlier flagged the matter with Prime Minster Narendra Modi as well.

published on : 5th May 2022

Union Minister Mukhtar Naqvi talks of 'insaf and imman' in Modi government

Senior BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said, for some people, secularism is a "political deceit device" to grab votes, but for the BJP, secularism is a "draft of inclusive development".

published on : 1st May 2022

Don't convert your prejudiced agenda of 'India phobia' into Islamophobia: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi to Labour MP

In a long series of tweets, Naz Shah said the rising tide of everyday hate and mob lynching against Muslims in India is becoming worrying.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Action taken on basis of 'crime', not 'community': Naqvi on Jahangirpuri arrests

The senior BJP leader's remarks came after All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen leader Asaduddin Owaisi alleged that "one-sided action" is being taken in the Jahangirpuri violence case.

published on : 20th April 2022

700 craftsmen to showcase their work at Hyderabad's Hunar Haat

As part of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, 700 craftsmen from 30 States are presenting will exhibit their handicrafts at the exposition.

published on : 28th February 2022
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