Rk Singh

  • Sushil Kumar Shinde meets 2G accused Shahid Balwa, courts controversy 21-03-2014 02:46 PM

    New Delhi: In new trouble for the Congress, its minister Sushil Kumar Shinde met Shahid Balwa, an accused in the 2G scam, at his office in New Delhi on Friday. Balwa, the promoter of DB Realty, said that he met Shinde in connection with an old RTI application pending before...
  • RK Singh extends best wishes to soldiers' families killed by Naxals 11-03-2014 04:08 PM

    New Delhi: Former Home Secretary RK Singh made a faux pas by extending his best wishes to the families of the security personnel who lost their lives in the Naxal attack on Tuesday. Fifteen Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel and five policemen lost their lives in a fierce encounter...
  • UPA govt 'unduly generous' to Italian marines: RK Singh 24-02-2014 10:21 PM

    Former Union Home Secretary RK Singh on Monday rejected the allegation that he was responsible for complicating the case relating to two Italian marines, accused of killing Indian fishermen off Kerala coast, and charged the UPA government was "unduly generous" to the marines". He said the charges under the tough...
  • SC refuses to take PIL based on RK Singh's allegations against Shinde 24-02-2014 11:24 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to take a PIL on the basis of statements made by Former Home Secretary RK Singh against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. RK Singh had accused Shinde of "lying" and shielding a businessman close to India's most wanted Dawood Ibrahim. "Shinde prevented...
  • Shinde likely to initiate legal action against RK Singh 21-01-2014 02:12 PM

    New Delhi: Union Home Mnister Sushil Kumar Shinde is contemplating a legal notice to former home secretary and BJP leader RK Singh for corruption allegations, say sources. The Home Minister is likely to seek an apology or evidence based on which Singh made allegations of corruption in the transfer/postings of...
  • Former Home Secretary who took on Sushil Kumar Shinde loses personal staff 16-01-2014 05:14 PM

    New Delhi: In what looks like retaliatory action, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) today withdrew personal staff of former Home Secretary RK Singh. Around 10 para-military personnel were posted as helpers when Singh was home secretary and the services continued even after his retirement. Today, however, the helpers were...
  • RK Singh targeting Shinde as he's a Dalit: SC/ST panel Vice Chairman 16-01-2014 03:37 PM

    New Delhi: Scheduled Caste Commission Vice Chairman Dr Raj Kumar Virka has said that action must be taken against Former Home Secretary RK Singh for making allegations against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. Virka has accused RK Singh of targeting Shinde for being a Dalit and violating the Official Secrets...
  • RK Singh a BJP man, acting out of political motivation, says Shinde 16-01-2014 01:43 PM

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has lashed out at former Home Secretary and BJP leader RK Singh saying he is acting out of political motivation. "RK Singh is now a political man. His allegations are political in nature. I will not react to it. He is now with...
  • Narayanasamy defends Shinde, says RK Singh's allegations baseless 15-01-2014 02:58 PM

    Two days after former Home Secretary RK Singh told CNN-IBN that Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde sheiled a businessman with links to Dawood Ibrahim, MoS V PMO Narayanasamy has now defended the Home Minister and said, "I could see that RK Singh was expecting some kind of position in the...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 14-01-2014 11:45 PM

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  • RK Singh vs Shinde: Pure politics or security concern? 14-01-2014 11:36 PM

    CNN-IBN's interview with former Home Secretary RK Singh in which he alleged that Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde shielded a businessman close to underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, has triggered a political storm. ...
  • RK Singh vs Sushil Kumar Shinde: Pure politics or serious security compromise? 14-01-2014 10:55 PM

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN's interview with former Home Secretary RK Singh in which he alleged that Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde shielded a businessman close to underworld don Dawood Ibrahim has triggered a political storm. Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subraramanian Swamy on Tuesday claimed that the businessman in question is Shahid...
  • Sack Shinde if charges by ex-Home Secretary are proved: BJP 14-01-2014 03:46 PM

    New Delhi: In the wake of claims by former Home Secretary R K Singh, BJP on Tuesday said Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde should be sacked if it is proved in an inquiry that he tried to prevent Delhi police from taking action against an associate of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim....
  • Congress, BJP slug it out over charges of Shinde shielding Dawood man 14-01-2014 12:45 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party are up in arms against each other over former IAS officer-turned-BJP leader RK Singh's startling allegations against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. RK Singh, a former home secretary, on Monday accused Shinde of "lying" and shielding a businessman close to India's...
  • Charges against Shinde 'serious', RK Singh an 'opportunist': Digvijaya 14-01-2014 11:13 AM

    New Delhi: Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has expressed shock at the allegations made by former Home Secretary and BJP leader RK Singh against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. Hitting out RK Singh for saying Shinde shielded a businessman close to India's most wanted Dawood Ibrahim, Digvijaya called him an 'opportunist'....
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 13-01-2014 11:53 PM

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  • News 360: Ex-Home Secretary accuses Shinde of helping Dawood's man 13-01-2014 10:08 PM

    Former union home secretary and now BJP leader RK Singh on Monday accused Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde of "lying" and shielding a businessman close to India's most wanted Dawood Ibrahim. ...
  • Ex-Home Secy charges against Shinde politically motivated: Congress 13-01-2014 08:25 PM

    After former union home secretary-turned-BJP leader RK Singh accused Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde of "lying" and shielding a businessman close to India's most wanted Dawood Ibrahim, the Congress dismissed the allegations and claimed the charges as 'politically motivated'. "He is a member of the Bhartiya Janata Party. He...
  • Shinde shielded Dawood man, disallowed his interrogation: Ex-Home Secy 13-01-2014 06:00 PM

    New Delhi: Former union home secretary-turned-BJP leader RK Singh on Monday accused Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde of "lying" and shielding a businessman close to India's most wanted Dawood Ibrahim. "Shinde prevented Delhi Police from interrogating a businessman in the IPL match fixing case. Agencies suspect this businessman has...
  • Former UN envoy Hardeep Puri joins BJP 03-01-2014 09:22 AM

    New Delhi: Retired career diplomat Hardeep Puri, who served as India's permanent representative at the UN, on Thursday joined BJP ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, following in the footsteps of former Home Secretary RK Singh and Petroleum Secretary RS Pandey. Puri, a 1974-batch Indian Foreign Service Officer, had put...
  • Congress hits back on bureaucrat-turned BJP leader RK Singh 28-12-2013 06:09 PM

    Hitting hard on former union home secretary turned BJP leader RK Singh for levelling "baseless" charges of corruption against UPA government, Congress in Bihar on Saturday said by doing so the officer is trying to prove his "utility" to his new master. Reacting angrily over Singh accusing the UPA government...
  • Congress gives it back to RK Singh for calling UPA 'clueless' 28-12-2013 05:52 PM

    Hitting hard on former union home secretary turned BJP leader R K Singh for levelling "baseless" charges of corruption against UPA government, Congress in Bihar on Saturday said by doing so the officer is trying to prove his "utility" to his new master. Reacting angrily over Singh accusing the UPA...
  • Former Union Home Secretary RK Singh jumps ship, terms UPA 'clueless' 27-12-2013 06:11 PM

    Former union home secretary R K Singh, who has joined the BJP on Friday alleged that the UPA government was clueless about governance and its ministers were corrupt. "You have 2G scam, Commonwealth Games scam, coalgate which is sufficient to prove his point," Singh told reporters at the BJP headquarters...
  • Former Home Secretary RK Singh formally joins BJP 13-12-2013 05:57 PM

    New Delhi: Former union home secretary RK Singh has joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Incidentally, Singh was the district magistrate of Samastipur when senior BJP leader L K Advani was arrested during his rath yatra en route to Ayodhya in UP from Somnath in Gujarat on October 23, 1990....
  • RK Singh who played key role in Advani's arrest likely to join BJP, may contest LS polls from Bihar 13-12-2013 10:29 AM

    Former Union Home Secretary RK Singh, who was instrumental in the arrest of LK Advani in 1990 during the Rath Yatra, will join BJP on Friday and is likely to contest the next Lok Sabha polls from Bihar. RK Singh, a 1975 batch IAS officer of Bihar cadre wasposted in...
  • Former union home secretary RK Singh to join BJP: Sources 12-12-2013 09:30 PM

    New Delhi: Former union home secretary RK Singh is likely to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) soon. However, a formal announcement of Singh joining the saffron party has not been made yet. Singh, a retired Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of the Bihar cadre (1975 batch) was the Union...
  • SP MP from Banda joins BSP, to contest LS polls 15-10-2013 07:56 PM

    Banda: Sitting Samajwadi Party MP from Banda constituency RK Singh Patel on Tuesday joined BSP, which has declared him the party's candidate from the seat for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Patel joined BSP in a rally held in Banda in presence of BSP national general secretary Naseemuddin Siddiqui, who...
  • Delhi gangrape case: Sushma Swaraj demands to hang the convicts 10-09-2013 04:34 PM

    Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said death penalty should be given to the four men convicted for the gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy intern. "All the four convicts should be given death penalty. This will help in controlling the rape menace....
  • Two women killed, four injured as wall collapses in Bulandshahr district 31-08-2013 12:59 PM

    Two women were killed and four others got seriously injured when a boundary wall collapsed on them on Saturday morning due to heavy rains at Khurja town, about 20 km from Bulandshahr, police said. The injured persons have been sent to Aligarh for treatment, police said. The boundary wall belonged...
  • Yasin Bhatkal arrest a huge accomplishment: RK Singh 29-08-2013 07:59 PM

    The arrest of Indian Mujahideen founder Yasin Bhatkal is a "great success", said former Home Secretary R K Singh. Bhatkal was arrested from the India-Nepal border along with his close aide Asadullah Akhtar alias Haddi. ...