NSG

  • Delhi polls: AAP puts up NSG commando against sitting BJP MLA in Delhi Cantonment 27-11-2013 02:46 PM

    NSG commando Surender Singh is contesting on the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) ticket from Delhi Cantonment constituency. He has been put up by the party against sitting BJP MLA Karan Singh Tanwar. Delhi will go to polls on December 4 and results will be announced on December 8. ...
  • BJP says PM-like security needed for Modi, Centre rejects demand 06-11-2013 11:25 PM

    The BJP and the Congress are at loggerheads over BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. After the Patna blasts, the BJP is demanding SPG security for Modi while the Central government rejected the demand, saying he enjoys adequate security. ...
  • BJP, Congress spar over PM-like security cover for Narendra Modi 06-11-2013 07:05 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress are at loggerheads over the security of Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. The BJP's Parliamentary Board on Tuesday passed a resolution demanding Modi be given prime minister level security while claiming that he was high...
  • Multi-layered security for Modi’s 'Vijay Shankhnad Rally' in UP on Nov 8 06-11-2013 05:59 PM

    A multi-cordon security wrap is being ensured for BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's 'Vijay Shankhnad Rally' here on November 8. 'Though the Gujarat Chief Minister is already a Z special category (leader) and NSG protectee, all efforts are being made to provide fool-proof security to him, specially in view...
  • Paramilitary forces to launch recruitment drives, emphasis on minorities 02-10-2013 06:10 PM

    Paramilitary forces are likely to launch special recruitment drives to fill up more than 70,000 vacancies in various ranks with special emphasise on holding the hiring rallies in minority-dominated areas. The seven paramilitary forces, CRPF, BSF, ITBP, SSB, CISF, NSG and Assam Rifles, have more than 70,000 vacancies of which...
  • NSG blackcat commandos providing security cover to Lalu may be withdrawn 01-10-2013 12:54 PM

    Former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad, who was convicted by a special CBI court in Ranchi on Monday in the fodder scam case, may lose his Z+ security cover provided by the NSG black cat commandos. Sources said a decision to withdraw the commandos could soon be taken as the...
  • Gujarat govt demands upgrade of Modi's security outside the state 18-09-2013 10:29 AM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government has written to the Centre asking for an upgrade to Chief Minister and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's security cover during his election rallies outside the state. The National Security Guards (NSG) has upgraded his security at his residence after he was named the BJP...
  • B'lore blast: K'taka polls will be held on time, says Shinde 18-04-2013 04:40 PM

    Bangalore: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Thursday categorically stated that Karnataka elections will be held on time as it has been scheduled amidst speculations on postponement of the Karnataka elections after a terror attack in Bangalore. "Karnataka Assembly election will be on time...These type of incidents have happened in...
  • Bangalore blast: No breakthrough yet; NSG and NIA teams scan site 18-04-2013 08:28 AM

    Bangalore: A National Investigation Agency (NIA) team as well as a team from the National Security Guard (NSG) visited the site of the Bangalore blast that injured 16 people on Wednesday. Initial reports from the forensic sciences laboratory have indicated that ammonium nitrate was used to make the bomb that...
  • India has a culture of using people: Kiran Bedi on NSG commandos 23-11-2012 09:51 AM

    A day after Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab was hanged for the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, an NSG commando, who had fought against the terrorists in the carnage, hit out claiming he was not paid his dues by the government. ...
  • Are our war heroes victims of red tapism? 22-11-2012 11:42 PM

    Former NSG commandos Surender Singh and PV Manesh, who fought Mumbai attackers, say that the government has not paid their dues. ...
  • 26/11 heroes say govt ignoring them; Army, NSG deny 22-11-2012 09:05 PM

    New Delhi: A day after Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab was hanged at Pune's Yerwada Jail, a former Army soldier and National Security Guard (NSG) commando Naik Surender Singh, who had fought to eliminate the terrorists in the 2008 Mumbai carnage, has hit out claiming he has not paid his dues...
  • I am fighting for honour, not money: ex-NSG commando 22-11-2012 07:39 PM

    Sources say Surender Singh has been paid PF of Rs 6.48 lakh, group insurance of Rs 1.18 lakh and disability pension of Rs 10 lakh. ...
  • Govt's refutes ex-NSG commando's allegations 22-11-2012 06:02 PM

    The Government of India on Thursday dismissed the allegations by a former Armyman and National Security Guard commando Naik Surender Singh that he was not paid his dues. The Ministry of Defence issued a press release and countered the allegations levelled by Singh as well as Arvind Kejriwal that the...
  • Army says ex-NSG commando got his dues 22-11-2012 05:21 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian Army has refuted claims by 26/11 hero and former National Security Guard (NSG) Commando Naik Surender Singh of that he has not received bulk of his dues after social activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal took up his case. The Ministry of Defence in a press release said that...
  • NSG commando claims non-payment of financial benefits 22-11-2012 03:50 PM

    At a press conference on Thursday, Kejriwal presented an NSG commando Surender Singh who has allegedly not been paid his dues. ...
  • Kejriwal, govt lock horns over NSG commandos 22-11-2012 03:15 PM

    New Delhi: After a brief period of silence, another round of war of words has erupted between the government and activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal. Ahead of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks anniversary and just a day after Ajmal Kasab was executed, Kejriwal has taken up the cause of NSG commandos who...
  • Live: Govt says it gave ex-NSG commando Rs 31 lakh 22-11-2012 01:24 PM

    New Delhi: 2.25 pm: Arvind Kejriwal slammed the government over Surendra Singh's claims, saying the government is shamelessly misleading the nation. He said on twitter, "31 lakhs given to 11 injured, not to Surinder Singh. Out of 31 lakhs, surinder got jst 2.5 lakh. Can govt prove that surinder getting...
  • Kejriwal claims 26/11 NSG commandos living a pitiable life 22-11-2012 08:55 AM

    New Delhi: A day after Mumbai terror attack accused Ajmal Kasab was hanged in Pune's Yerwada jail, activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal is taking up the cause of National Security Guard (NSG) commandos who fought the terrorists during the massacre. Kejriwal is set to bring up an NSG Commando at a press...
  • 'Kasab's hanging will increase morale of soldiers' 21-11-2012 05:43 PM

    Sabarimala: Former NSG Commando PV Maneesh, who had suffered serious head injuries in the Mumbai 26/11 terror attack, said Ajmal Kasab's hanging will increase the "morale and courage" of soldiers who risk their lives to protect the Nation's interests. "Like all Indians, I also feel very happy hearing about his...
  • 'Delay in Kasab hanging could be in the interest of probe' 21-11-2012 11:33 AM

    New Delhi: JK Dutt, former Director General of the National Security Guards (NSG) who led the operation during 26/11 attacks, said that the due process of the law has been followed in the execution of terrorist Ajmal Kasab. There was no doubt about what was coming to Kasab. What is...
  • NSG without commander for six months: Sources 01-01-2012 01:12 AM

    New Delhi: The country's elite counter-terrorist force NSG is functioning without its top operations commander for almost six months as both the Home and Defence ministries have not been able to get a suitable Army officer for the job. The last incumbent of the post - Inspector General (Operations) Major...
  • NSG regional hub inaugurated in Hyderabad 06-12-2011 11:23 AM

    Hyderabad: Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Monday inaugurated a regional hub of the elite anti-terror National Security Guard (NSG) here. The hub has come up at a cost of Rs.37.96 crore on 22 acres of land at Tirmulghery in Secunderabad, Hyderabad's twin city. Speaking on the occasion, Chidambaram said...
  • 26/11: remembering those who lost their lives 26-11-2011 11:34 PM

    The survivors of 26/11 terror attacks are still waiting for the day when the convicted Pakistani gunman Ajmal Kasab will be hanged. ...
  • 26/11: Three years on, no lessons learnt? 26-11-2011 07:19 AM

    Mumbai: It has been three years since the worst terror attack on Indian soil. Mumbai was under siege for almost three days that left 170 people dead. It was a tough battle for Mumbai's police as they took on heavily armed terrorists with nothing more than archaic rifles exposing security...
  • IED used in Agra low intensity blast: Sources 18-09-2011 03:03 PM

    New Delhi: Sources in the National Security Guard (NSG) said the low intensity blast at Jai hospital in Agra blast was caused by an Improvised Explosive Device (IED). The blast on Saturday evening left four people injured. The forensic report said gunpowder was also used but no traces of nitrate...
  • Agra blast: 4 injured, NSG team to investigate 18-09-2011 07:13 AM

    New Delhi: Four people were injured on Saturday evening when a crude bomb exploded at the reception of Jai hospital in Agra. A NSG team reached the blast spot and started to carry out investigations. The Uttar Pradesh government sent out a preliminary report to the Union Home Ministry on...