India | Reported by Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday December 23, 2014
On a day when protests in Parliament peaked over the conversion of Muslims and Christians to Hinduism, top leaders from the ruling party met with their party's ideological mentors, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS and reportedly agreed that co...
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 18, 2014
Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu-American in the US Congress, on Thursday made an impromptu stop at a government school in New Delhi and joined the children in cleaning up the school.
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Thursday December 18, 2014
Top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, accused of plotting the 26/11 terror attack on Mumbai in 2008, has been granted bail by an anti-terror court in Pakistan, a day after the country's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif pledged to root out t...
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (With Inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Press Trust of India or PTI has quoted officials in the Home Ministry as saying that guidelines are being issued to schools which will include preparing an escape plan for children in case of a terror attack, how to prevent hostage situations and how...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 15, 2014
More than 60 per cent followers of Bengaluru executive Mehdi Masroor Biswas, the man accused of being behind the pro-ISIS Twitter handle @ShamiWitness, were non-Muslims and a majority of his Muslim followers were from western countries, particularly ...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 14, 2014
Stating that BJP is committed to the development of Jammu and Kashmir, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, on Saturday, asked the people to vote for the party and oust the corruption-ridden government from the state.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 13, 2014
On the anniversary of the 2001 attack on Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and other parliamentarians paid tribute to the soldiers who lost their lives during the deadly terror attack.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday December 11, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who has advised state governments to bar web-based taxi services, announced some new measures for the Capital for women's safety.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday December 9, 2014
A day after Uber was banned in Delhi because of a rape case involving one of its drivers, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh wrote to state governments, suggesting that any taxi service that is not registered should be blacklisted.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday December 9, 2014
After the rape of a young Delhi woman, allegedly by an Uber cab driver, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has today written to all states to consider banning internet-based taxi services. However, Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari commented that "Banning s...
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra (with inputs from agencies), Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday December 8, 2014
Unable to find the address of Uber's office in the city, Delhi police had to download the app and hail a taxi, which they then took to the company's office in Gurgaon.
India | Agencies | Monday December 8, 2014
Activists of the Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress held protests outside Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's residence in Delhi, demanding action against taxi service Uber, whose driver allegedly raped a 27-year-old woman passenger.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 8, 2014
At a brainstorming session of Chief Ministers called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to replace the Planning Commission in New Delhi on Sunday saw a consensus that more power and planning should be devolved to states, but Congress strongly opposed di...
Sunday December 7, 2014
A meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the future of the Planning Commission on Sunday saw most chief ministers favouring restructuring of the body but there was no consensus on disbanding the existing setup.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 7, 2014
Tamil Nadu government today pitched for a stronger role for states in the new mechanism that will replace the Planning Commission.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 7, 2014
Dismissing threats of outlawed Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JUD) Chief Hafiz Saeed, Union Home minister Rajnath Singh today said "no one has the power to ruin India" and that a fitting reply will be given to any terror strike in the country.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday December 5, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh slammed Pakistan for the serial terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir since Friday early morning and demanded that it should stop these incidents.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday December 5, 2014
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will address three rallies in Rajouri and Jammu district on Friday to campaign for BJP candidates for the state Assembly polls.
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Vishnu Varma | Thursday December 4, 2014
The uniforms of 14 men who died in an ambush by Naxals on Monday in Chhattisgarh were found on Tuesday night along with garbage outside a hospital where the bodies of the martyrs were autopsied. The discovery has created a huge embarrassment for the ...
India | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday December 4, 2014
The uniforms of 14 men who died in an ambush by Naxals on Monday in Chhattisgarh were found on Tuesday night along with garbage outside a hospital where the bodies of the martyrs were autopsied.