Security

  • Elaborate security arrangements in place for election: Goa DIG 12-04-2014 08:55 AM

    Goa Deputy Inspector General of Police OP Mishra said elaborate security arrangements have been made for the Lok Sabha elections. He said, "Systematic analysis and physical verification of all booths has been done. We have been provided 10 companies of central armed police forces, CISF. During the process of election...
  • CJ Show: No Holi for cops as they stand guard for the safety of revelers 17-03-2014 10:18 AM

    What does Holi mean for the police personnel who stand on duty even as the country ushers in celebrations? CJ's Runjhun Sharma finds out. ...
  • After bomb threat, Hyderabad international airport on high alert 21-02-2014 03:36 PM

    The Hyderabad international airport was on Friday put on high alert after an anonymous letter threatening that explosives will be used and transported through a flight was received at the facility. Sources said the Chief Airport Security Officer (CASO) of the sprawling complex received the letter which threatened that "explosives"...
  • AAP justifies Kejriwal's protest, wants police to be accountable 20-01-2014 03:06 PM

    New Delhi: Supporting Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's protest against the Delhi government, the Aam Aadmi Party leaders said that despite repeated complaints by residents of Delhi no action has been taken. AAP also demanded that the police should be made accountable to the people. ...
  • Security beefed at North Block ahead of Arvind Kejriwal's protest 20-01-2014 11:10 AM

    Security has been beefed up ahead of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's proposed protest at North Block to press for the suspension of five policemen who defied Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti's order to arrest Ugandan women who he felt were involved in drug trafficking. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 31-12-2013 09:48 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: AAP slashes power tariff, 50 pc cut for up to 400 units 31-12-2013 09:46 PM

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is in a hurry as far as election promises made by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) are concerned. After announcing the scheme to supply 20,000 litres of free water to every household with metered connection on Monday, a day later Kejriwal delivered another of his...
  • Better prepared to reply to ceasefire violations by Pakistan: BSF DIG 23-10-2013 04:30 PM

    Border Security Force DIG Dharminder Parikh said India is prepared to reply to Pakistan as they continue to violate ceasefire. He said, "We are in the strength you can say thrice to them on the borders. We have all kinds of preparation to reply them whatever they will fire we...
  • 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,...
  • Don't want anyone to sleep hungry, says Rahul Gandhi 10-09-2013 05:19 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi said that the government wants to give food security to the people. He added that they do not want anyone to sleep hungry. He also said that food security has to be given and the funds that are needed will be organized for this, he...
  • UK Parliament votes against military strike in Syria 30-08-2013 01:30 PM

    The US may have to take action against Syria without the support of one of its staunchest allies, US officials said Thursday after British lawmakers voted down a proposal for military action. A stunning defeat for a government that seemed days away from declaring support for possible US attacks against...
  • Land, Food Bill pro-poor, says Cong; CPI wants the poor to benefit 29-08-2013 01:58 PM

    Union Minister V Narayanasamy on Thursday said that the Food Security Bill and Land Bill are pro-poor. While CPI leader D Raja said that a new bill on land is needed but it must benefit the poor. ...
  • UNSC fails to agree on military action against Syria 29-08-2013 10:30 AM

    The five permanent members of the Security Council have failed to reach consensus on military action against Syrian regime. ...
  • FTP: Do working women need greater security in the public space? 27-08-2013 11:58 PM

    A 23-year-old photojournalist was allegedly gangraped by five men on Thursday around 8 pm while she was on an assignment at Shakti Mill in Parel area of Central Mumbai, according to police sources. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 27-08-2013 11:55 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Food Security Bill: Political game changer or economic catastrophe? 27-08-2013 11:37 PM

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi's ambitious Food Security Bill on Monday night won the Lok Sabha vote after days of unruly scenes in Parliament. The Food Security Bill was passed by the Lok Sabha after Sonia Gandhi forcefully pushed the case. ...
  • The Last Word: Can India afford Food Bill or is it both too expensive and badly timed? 27-08-2013 10:27 PM

    In a major victory for the UPA government, its flagship scheme the Food Security Bill was passed by the Lok Sabha on Monday. The bill, which seeks to provide cheap foodgrains to 82 crore people in the country, is the biggest programme in the world to fight hunger. ...
  • FTP: Is the Food Security Bill good politics but bad economics? 26-08-2013 11:50 PM

    The Food Security Bill, which seeks to provide cheap foodgrains to 82 crore people in the country, is the biggest programme in the world to fight hunger. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-08-2013 11:26 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Food Bill is a vote-securing bill, says BJP 26-08-2013 06:49 PM

    BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi spoke on the Food Security Bill and said that it will provide adequate food to all. He asked on what basis is 'adequate' being calculated. Do they mean calorie intake, protein intake or productivity? The bill said that it is universal, but it provides food...
  • Food Bill: UPA govt fulfilling promise it made in 2009, says Sonia 26-08-2013 06:07 PM

    Parliament is debating the United Progressive Alliance's flaghship scheme the Food Security Bill on Monday. The Congress has put its best foot forward to pilot what it thinks will be the game-changer in 2014. Party President Sonia Gandhi spoke on the Bill and said the UPA government was fulfilling a...
  • Watch: KV Thomas initiates discussion on Food Bill in Lok Sabha 26-08-2013 02:42 PM

    The Lok Sabha took up the Food Security Bill on Monday. Food Minister KV Thomas initiated the debate in the House saying the Bill will improve the Public Distribution System. ...
  • Government only cares of staying in power: Narendra Modi 20-08-2013 03:57 PM

    Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi slammed the government over security issue and falling rupee. He said, "It's the country's misfortune that leadership only cares of staying in power, and not of national security or the falling Rupee. In spite of the government's assurance for the last 5 years, they've not...
  • BJP wants PM to respond on every issue: Renuka Chowdhary 20-08-2013 03:52 PM

    The Congress lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party saying the Opposition has a history of blocking proceedings when it matters the most. Congress spokesperson Renuka Chowdhary said, "We are not worried, the BJP needs to be aware of what it's doing. This is a new trend which has been...
  • BJP should rise above politics, says RPN Singh 20-08-2013 03:48 PM

    The Food Security Bill could not be passed in the Lok Sabha as there was uproar over the missing coal files. Minister of State for Home RPN Singh said, "The Bharatiya Janata Party is politicising the issue as they want the Prime Minister to speak on every issue even after...
  • World View: Death toll crosses 600 as clashes between Army and Morsi supporters intensify 16-08-2013 11:55 PM

    More than 600 people have been killed in Egypt as supporters of ousted President Morsi clash with the Army. While the UN Security Council has called an emergency meet, the Muslim Brotherhood has called for a march to Cairo square. ...
  • Egypt violence: Death toll crosses 600, UN calls for maximum restraint 16-08-2013 01:33 PM

    More than 600 people have been killed in Egypt as supporters of ousted President Morsi clash with the Army. While the UN Security Council has called an emergency meet, the Muslim Brotherhood has called for a march to Cairo square. ...
  • Massive security deployment on the eve of Independence Day 14-08-2013 09:25 PM

    Massive security deployment has been made in the national capital on the eve of Independence Day. Three-tier security with the NSG, paramilitary and Delhi police has been put in place. Security has been beefed up along the Indo-Nepal border in UP's Sunauli. Security also tightened in Agra. In Assam, security...
  • Ready to discuss Food Security Bill in Parliament: BJP 14-08-2013 08:22 PM

    The controversial Food Security Bill has been delayed once again. No debate took place in the House on the Bill as Telugu Desam MPs created uproar when Food Minister KV Thomas rose to speak. The Congress has blamed the BJP for teaming up with the TDP to disrupt the House...
  • BJP blocking Food Security Bill, says Kapil Sibal 14-08-2013 05:36 PM

    Union Minister Kapil Sibal accused the BJP and TDP of causing disruption at Parliament, which has stopped the Food Security Bill from being passed. ...