India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Ten days after the Dadri incident -- in which a 52-year-old man was lynched following rumours that his family had stored and consumed beef the Union Home Secretary today briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Office about the issue, sources told NDTV.
Bihar | Saturday September 26, 2015
The BJP's battle for Bihar has just got murkier with the party's own lawmaker and former Home Secretary RK Singh alleging that money has changed hands for tickets.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday September 11, 2015
Bihar home secretary Amir Subhani was among the many senior officials transferred by the Election Commission ahead of the assembly elections in the state next month. The state chief secretary has been asked to send a compliance report within 24 hours along with the copies of the transfer orders, by the Commission.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday September 9, 2015
US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton apologised for using a private email server in her New York home for her work as secretary of state in an interview on Tuesday.
Delhi News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday September 2, 2015
A shake-up in one of the top posts of the government has generated criticism and speculation that the move reportedly sanctioned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was not run past his number two in the cabinet, Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Monday August 31, 2015
For the second time in seven months, India has a new Home Secretary. In an unexpected appointment, senior IAS officer Rajiv Mehrishi, who was to retire today, was appointed to the post, replacing L C Goyal, whose tenure has ended 17 months before the completion of his two-year tenure.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 31, 2015
In a high-level shake-up in the government, a new home secretary will take over just six months after the last appointment.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's claim is "misplaced" that the Lieutenant Governor, Najeeb Jung did not consult him in the matter of appointing Shakuntala Gamlin as Chief Secretary, the Centre told the Delhi High Court on Friday.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Saturday August 1, 2015
The Union Home Ministry will draw up a "blueprint" to counter radicalisation among youth and possible spread of Islamic State (IS) in India, after a meeting with top officials today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 1, 2015
The Home Ministry is meeting seniormost police officials and bureaucrats of 10 states today to frame a strategy to counter extremist ideologies such as those propagated by the Islamic State and prevent Indian youth from getting radicalised by such doctrines.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Some migrants have reached Britain aboard cross-Channel trains in recent days, Britain's interior minister said Wednesday, as a source told AFP that "more than 100" made it across that way on Tuesday alone.
India News | mid-day.com | Tuesday July 28, 2015
Harry Sheridon (53), who had been with Dr APJ Abdul Kalam as his personal secretary for the past 24 years, can't believe the former President is no more.
World News | Reuters | Thursday July 23, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani both counter-attacked on Thursday against conservatives at home who are trying to block last week's nuclear deal.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Senior IAS officer S N Sahai is all set to be appointed the new Home Secretary of Delhi, a move aimed at ending the bitter row between Lt Governor Najeeb Jung and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over the top post.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 29, 2015
Britain's Home Secretary Theresa May has vowed that "the terrorists will not win" after paying tribute in Tunisia to the 38 people, mainly Britons, killed by a Jihadist gunman.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday June 23, 2015
The BJP has defended two top leaders for meeting with and helping Lalit Modi, wanted in India for a grave assortment of corruption cases. But today, party lawmaker RK Singh who served as the country's Home Secretary, offered a strong note of dissent.
Delhi News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday June 11, 2015
Delhi Home Secretary Dharam Pal is the latest top bureaucrat caught in the crossfire as Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal does battle with Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung over control in the capital.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 10, 2015
Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has rejected the Aam Aadmi Party government's decision to transfer Home Secretary Dharam Pal after he signed a notification appointing Joint Commissioner of Delhi Police MK Meena as the new Chief of Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB).
India News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday June 10, 2015
The Arvind Kejriwal government has transferred Delhi's Home Secretary Dharam Pal and has duly sent the order to the office of Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung for clearance, as the turf battle in the capital escalates again.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday June 2, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry left Europe for the United States aboard a special military aircraft on Monday after breaking his leg in a cycling accident.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 1, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry will fly home for treatment Monday after breaking his leg in a cycling accident in the French Alps, putting America's chief diplomat temporarily out of commission.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 1, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry will remain in hospital in Geneva overnight after breaking his leg in a cycling accident in the French Alps and will fly home for treatment on Monday, cutting short a European trip.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 19, 2015
Acting Delhi Chief Secretary Shakuntala Gamlin, whose appointment has fuelled a face-off between the Arvind Kejriwal government and Lt Governor Najeeb Jung, on Monday met Union Home Secretary LC Goyal.
India News | Agencies | Tuesday May 12, 2015
A BJP lawmaker has asked the Narendra Modi government not to clear the proposed resumption of India-Pakistan cricket series. Former Union Home Secretary RK Singh today questioned the need for having sporting ties with a country which shelters terrorists responsible for carrying out attacks in India.