National Security Advisor

  • India addressing concerns of US nuclear suppliers: Shivshankar Menon 20-09-2013 05:03 PM

    New Delhi: India is "close to" clinching the commercial aspect of its civil nuclear deal with the US and is addressing the concerns of US suppliers over its nuclear liability law, National Security Adviser (NSA) Shivshankar Menon said here on Friday. Menon, asked if India was close to clinching the...
  • Hamid Karzai to visit Pakistan today, release of Taliban leader on agenda 26-08-2013 09:05 AM

    Afghan President Hamid Karzai will arrive in Islamabad on Monday on a one-day trip to discuss the frayed ties with Pakistan and seek release of Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Barader as a confidence building measure. Ties between the two countries nosedived after Pakistan and the US supported a Taliban...
  • LoC killings: PMO says statement not changed at its behest 07-08-2013 10:12 PM

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) on Wednesday rubbished as "mischievous" the reports that a statement on the killing of five Indian soldiers on the LoC was changed at its behest. "Such allegations being made are mischievous and have no basis," a PMO spokesman said. He was reacting to...
  • Defence Minister AK Antony reviews security situation 02-08-2013 12:05 PM

    New Delhi: Defence Minister A K Antony reviewed the security situation in and around the country with the National Security Advisor and the three Services chiefs. During the meeting, the three services chief briefed the Defence Minister about the prevailing security situation in the region and the measures taken by...
  • Susan Rice joins White House as National Security Advisor 02-07-2013 10:25 AM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama's confidant Susan Rice, the former US Ambassador to the United Nations, has joined the White House as the National Security Advisor. Rice (48), who replaces Tom Donilon, would be the top advisor to President Obama on all national security and foreign policies. "Truly honoured to...
  • Women of distinction in Mauritius

    Straight talk |  Shantanu Mukharji
    I have completed a little over two years in Mauritius. My responsibilities as the National Security Advisor does not entail to follow society related developments...

  • Osama had support system in Pakistan: US 04-07-2011 09:50 AM

    Washington: Osama bin Laden "had some sort of support mechanism" while operating out of Pakistan for six years, a top White House official has said, even as he reiterated that there is no evidence so far which indicates that the top leadership in the country knew about it. "The fact...
  • Jaya asks NSA to take up Tamils issue with Lanka 09-06-2011 09:40 PM

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Thursday urged National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon to take up with Sri Lanka the issue of rehabilitation of displaced Tamils in the island nation and ensure they were allowed to live with dignity and equal rights on par with the Sinhalese. Jayalalithaa also...
  • NSA puts foot in mouth, Govt red-faced 04-02-2009 10:08 PM

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  • BJP on defensive after Brajesh hails N-deal 13-07-2008 08:47 AM

    The Bengal batsman scored 93 for India A on day one of the three-day warm-up tie against England XI. ...
  • Devil's Advocate: Ex-NSA says N-deal is a must for India 27-04-2008 09:26 PM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) wants the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to share all information with it when it holds an inquiry into the Mervyn Westfield spot-fixing case. We are in touch with the ECB and we have told them that whenever their disciplinary committee starts a...
  • India prefers Nepali Congress over Maoists 27-03-2008 12:07 AM

    Brisbane: Australia took only 12 minutes to chase the 19 required runs and complete a crushing nine-wicket victory over New Zealand on Day Four of the first Test at the Gabba. James Pattinson wrecked the New Zealand top order earlier on Sunday, taking three wickets in his first over and...
  • FM admits to terror trail in the stock market 04-12-2007 01:25 PM

    Johannesburg: India coach Gary Kirsten is not in the running for a similar job in the South African side but could be involved with Mumbai Indians in the IPL, a report said on Wednesday. According to the report, Kirsten's good rapport with Sachin Tendulkar could lead to the former South...
  • India well-'stocked' for terror: PM 15-02-2007 09:23 PM

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  • BJP takes stock of terror in markets 15-02-2007 03:33 PM

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  • NSA tracks terror trail to bourses 14-02-2007 08:59 PM

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  • 'July 11 terrorists escaped to Pak' 29-11-2006 07:34 PM

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