National Counter Terrorism Centre

  • Consensus needed on setting up a NCTC, says Shinde 12-06-2013 04:57 AM

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Tuesday said there was need for a consensus on setting up a National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) but his ministry did not have plans to move the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) on the issue. Shinde said that the government has to...
  • Not exploring option to set up NCTC: Shinde 09-06-2013 08:00 PM

    New Delhi: The much talked-about NCTC may be a non-starter but the government has rejected the demand of non-Congress Chief Ministers for a law to set up the anti-terror body. Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said his Ministry was not exploring the option of bringing a bill in Parliament for...
  • Modi doesn't know what's happening outside Gujarat: Khurshid 06-06-2013 11:53 AM

    A day after Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi hit out at the government over the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC), External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has said he is not aware of national affairs. He also said Modi must not criticise and should co-operate in fighting terror. ...
  • Modi vs Centre: Is internal security hostage to Centre-state tensions? 05-06-2013 11:46 PM

    Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi once again attacked the Centre over internal security and slammed the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC), saying the big brother attitude of the government is not good. ...
  • Modi knows a lot about terror, he knows how it works: Sibal 05-06-2013 02:32 PM

    New Delhi: The government on Wednesday hit back at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi after he alleged that the UPA was doing nothing for national security with Union Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal accusing Modi of promoting terrorism. "Modi's administration has the ability to generate fake encounters. He must be knowing...
  • Modi attacks NCTC, says UPA's big brother attitude is not good 05-06-2013 01:51 PM

    New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi once again attacked the Centre over internal security and slammed the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC), saying the big brother attitude of the government is not good. "You are attacking the federal structure just by the idea of NCTC. The big brother attitude...
  • Live: Centre, states must work together to combat Naxalism, says PM 05-06-2013 10:27 AM

    New Delhi: 10:45 am: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said several laws have been enacted to tackle crimes against women. "There is a need to put in place institutional mechanisms such as sensitisation of policemen," the Prime Minister said at the internal security meet. 10:44 am: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh says...
  • Modi, Nitish likely to oppose NCTC at internal security meet today 05-06-2013 10:05 AM

    New Delhi: More and more states are opposing the proposed National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) formation even after the Centre has watered it down. Sources say Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar are likely to oppose the move at the internal security meet of Chief...
  • Anti-Naxal battleplan, NCTC main focus of internal security meet today 05-06-2013 08:35 AM

    New Delhi: Ten days after the deadly Naxal attack in Chhatisgarh, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has called an internal security meeting of the Chief Ministers of all states. Gujarat CM Narendra Modi, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, Madhya Predesh CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan, Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh, Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik...
  • The Last Word: How valid is the resistance to NCTC? 25-02-2013 09:52 PM

    How valid is the resistance to NCTC and how can states that are objecting be won over? ...
  • Hyderabad blasts: Need collective response on NCTC, says Khurshid 22-02-2013 02:00 PM

    The big question after the Hyderabad blasts is whether the time has come for political parties to bury their differences and set up the National Counter Terrorism Centre. ...
  • CWG an 'appealing target' for LeT, warns US 23-09-2010 02:19 PM

    Washington: The Commonwealth Games in New Delhi will be an "appealing target" for Pakistan-based terror group Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) due to its political and economic significance for India, a top US counter-terrorism official has warned. "We are concerned that next month's Commonwealth Games in New Delhi will be an appealing target...