Operations

  • Cobrapost sting reveals Aadhaar documents forged for non-Indians 25-03-2014 01:17 PM

    A Cobrapost sting operation has caught several Aadhar (UIDAI) project officers off guard. The officers have been caught on camera offering to forge documents. The expose shows how citizens of Nepal and Bangladesh are offered Aadhaar cards without identity proof. The sting reveals that even MLAs and gazetted officers sign...
  • SGPC condemns Britain's role in Operation Bluestar 05-02-2014 12:46 PM

    Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee chief Avtar Singh Makkar on Wednesday condemned the recent revelations about Britain's advisory role in Operation Bluestar. "The Sikh community never expected this from a country that is popular for human rights," he said. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 04-02-2014 10:40 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Not aware of any advice by UK on Operation Bluestar: Lt Gen Brar 04-02-2014 09:52 PM

    Reacting to the British statement on Operation Bluestar, Retired Lieutenant General Kuldeep Brar said, "I am not aware of any advice by UK govt to India on Operation Bluestar. UK played no role "limited" or otherwise in Operation Blue Star. I came into the picture on June 1, 1984." ...
  • News 360: 3 Ugandan women file complaint over sex trade, DCW steps in 04-02-2014 08:40 PM

    The issue of drug trafficking and prostitution at Khirki Extension has come to the fore once again after a CNN-IBN investigation exposed that Ugandan women were being pushed into sex trade. Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Singh on Tuesday wrote a letter to the Delhi Police Commissioner asking him...
  • Operation Bluestar: David Cameron promises swift investigation 16-01-2014 11:09 AM

    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron has promised a swift investigation into claims of Britain's alleged covert involvement in Operation Bluestar. The British government said it will probe claims that a special force officer helped Indira Gandhi's plan the Operation at the Golden Temple in 1984. But Lt General Brar, who...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 14-01-2014 11:45 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Lt General Brar rubbishes UK involvement in planning Operation Bluestar 14-01-2014 11:23 PM

    Lt Gen (Retd) KS Brar, who led the offensive, rubbished charges that British special forces were involved in planning attack on Golden Temple in 1984. He said that Operation Bluestar was planned and executed by Indian military commanders. ...
  • India-UK ties were 'bad during Operation Bluestar', says former BBC bureau chief Mark Tully 14-01-2014 10:10 PM

    Operation Bluestar has come back to haunt the Congress after 30 years. Declassfied British documents reveal that the Prime Minister Indira Gandhi asked for Britain's help to deal with the raid on the Golden Temple. ...
  • Government should come clean on UK's help during Operation Bluestar: Arun Jaitley 14-01-2014 06:50 PM

    A Sikh member of the House of Lords in London has claimed that recently released top secret documents suggest former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's government helped Indira Gandhi plan the storming of the Golden Temple in 1984. ...
  • UK to probe Thatcher's association with Operation Bluestar 14-01-2014 02:55 PM

    British Prime Minister David Cameroon has directed his Cabinet to investigate the claims that Margaret Thatcher's government may have helped Indira Gandhi plan the storming of the Golden Temple 1984. A Sikh member of the House of Lords in London has claimed that recently released top secret documents suggest that...
  • AAP stands by its candidates, requests EC to investigate the case 23-11-2013 12:11 AM

    A day after a sting operation allegedly showed its candidates accepting funds, the AAP has decided to stand by its candidates, requesting the EC instead to investigate the matter. It has also threatened to take the CEO of Media Sarkar - Anuranjan Jha and media channels to court for defamation....
  • Dhanbad: 4 miners feared dead, 6 trapped inside BCCL colliery 11-11-2013 05:25 PM

    At least four people are feared to have died in Dhanbad, Jharkhand after being trapped inside a colliery of Bharat Cooking Coal Limited (BCCL) on Monday. Six other miners are believed to be still inside the Bharat Coking coal colliery. Rescue operations are on and 164 miners have been rescued...
  • Started rescue work even before cyclone Phailin hit AP coast: NDRF 13-10-2013 07:20 PM

    After the Srikakulam coast in Andhra Pradesh was hit by cyclone Phailin on Saturday night, the NDRF teams reached the spot and started the rescue work. The teams had, however, started the rescue operations much before the cyclone hit the coast. A NDRF official said, "The situation was very serious,...
  • The Last Word: What exactly is happening on LoC and what does this reveal about Pak as well as India's state of preparedness? 08-10-2013 11:30 PM

    The Indian Army on Tuesday called off the 15-day long Keran operation, saying the area has been cleared of the infiltrators backed by Pakistan. The Army Chief General Bikram Singh blamed Pakistani Army of being behind the attempts by the terrorists to enter India. Singh said that it is not...
  • Has UPA's Pakistan policy been proved ineffective? 08-10-2013 11:16 PM

    Even as the Keran operations got over on October 8, almost 15 days after a large group of terrorists tried to cross the Line of Control and infiltrate into India, Army Chief General Bikram Singh blamed Pakistani Army of being behind the attempts by the terrorists to enter India. ...
  • J&K: Keran operations over, Army calls it a desperate infiltration bid 08-10-2013 09:00 PM

    The Keran gunbattle between the Army and the terrorists is finally over after 15 days. The Army has called it a desperate infiltration bid but have denied that it was an intrusion. However, it has said that the Pakistan Army must be complicit in the infiltration bid. ...
  • Watch: Guns fall silent in Shala Bato, Army's Keran operations over 08-10-2013 06:04 PM

    The Indian Army on Tuesday called off the 15-day long Keran operation, saying the area has been cleared of the infiltrators backed by Pakistan. ...
  • Govt should have kept quiet on reports of covert operations: Jaitley 25-09-2013 08:58 AM

    Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley said the government should have kept quiet on the reports of the covert operations. There were reports that former Army chief General VK Singh had diverted secret funds to pay Jammu and Kashmir ministers to destabilise the state government. Jaitley said,...
  • Dramatic rescue: IAF airlifts crashed Pawan Hans helicopter in Uttarakhand 04-09-2013 09:08 PM

    The Indian Air Force did a dramatic rescue operation by airlifting a Pawan Hans helicopter which had crashed in the state earlier. ...
  • Opponents rattled by Modi's elevation within the party: BJP on sting operation CD, Vanzara letter 04-09-2013 10:59 AM

    BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu said, I don't think Vanzara has made any comment against Narendra Modi personally. He might have spoken out of frustration." ...
  • The Last Word: What should the government do to tackle the rupee crisis? 20-08-2013 09:35 PM

    The carnage on the Dalal Street continued on Tuesday with the Rupee opening at its all time low of 64.11. It however recovered by the end of the day's trade and closed at 63.25 to the dollar. This is an all time closing low for the rupee. ...
  • Kargil Diwas: Saluting the martyrs who pushed Pak intruders back 26-07-2013 03:40 PM

    July 26, 2013 marks the 14th anniversary of the day when Indian soldiers gallantly fought and pushed the Pakistani intruders and soldiers back from the icy heights of Kargil. Every year on this day, the country pays tribute to the martyrs who lost lost their lives while trying to reclaim...
  • Uttarakhand: Bad weather still a challenge, landslides thwart relief ops 15-07-2013 07:22 PM

    A month after devastation in Uttarakhand due to flash floods, CNN-IBN reports on how fresh landslides have hit efforts to rebuild roads. ...
  • FTP: Should Hindu spiritual leaders organise the Char Dham Yatra? 03-07-2013 11:00 PM

    The Uttarakhand government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that rescue operations in the state are now over. The Supreme Court has now asked the Uttarakhand government to file an affidavit in this regard by July 10. ...
  • Watch: Stranded Badrinath pilgrims lend a helping hand to each other 01-07-2013 03:46 PM

    Pilgrims who have been stranded in Badrinath for days helped each other by preparing tea and serving food to others. ...
  • Uttarakhand: Rescue operations in Badrinath reach last leg 01-07-2013 01:40 PM

    The evacuation of the pilgrims stranded at Badrinath is expected to be completed on Monday. Close to 3,000 people are missing while more than 1,300 villages also remain cut-off by road. ...
  • Uttarakhand: I am indebted to Army for their great service, says pilgrim 30-06-2013 07:28 PM

    The famous Lambagada bridge tilts everyday because of the flow of the water. Army has to realign it everyday and has managed to push over atleast 2,000-3,0000 people over this bridge now. ...
  • India Positive: Story of unsung heroes of flood-hit Uttarakhand 29-06-2013 11:38 PM

    People from all walks of life are coming ahead to help pilgrims at flood-hit Uttarakhand. Teams of the Army, the NDRF, the ITBP, the IAF are rescuing pilgrims from various across state. The flood-ravaged state has also witnessed massive infrastructure damage. ...