Security

  • #YESIamThechange: A short story on people whom we often ignore in our busy lives August 18, 2014

    A story of a security guard ignored, the film is shot by a group called Hruday captures how we take people around us for granted. ...
  • UP: Lack of toilets, 6 women leave home August 18, 2014

    Six newly-wed women on Sunday returned to their parents as the house of their in-laws' in Kushinagar district of Uttar Pradesh did not have toilet. The women left their in-laws' houses in Khesiya village in the past two months, claimed a local social worker Asha Parveen. ...
  • Ample security measures in place for Eid: Saharanpur SP July 29, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Superintendent of Police of Saharanpur said that the curfew would be relaxed if the situation got normal. "There is ample security measures in place for Eid",said SP. ...
  • Secure women, children by implementing rules: Smriti to UP government July 19, 2014

    Human Resource and Development Minister Smriti Irani asked the Akhilesh government in Uttar Pradesh to secure women and children by implementing rules. She said, "I request the state government to secure women and children by strictly implementing rules and punishing culprits." The remarks came in the backdrop of gangrape and...
  • Getting ready for every possible scenario, says Israeli Prime Minister July 13, 2014

    Hostilities between Israel and Gaza have escalated again, following the killings of three Israeli teenagers and one Palestinian teenager in last one week. The UN Security Council called for a ceasefire between Israeli forces and Palestinian militants on Saturday. But Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has stated that the ...
  • 'If I am FM: I would improve women security' July 7, 2014

    If I were FM, I would increase the security measures prevalent for women in the country. I would reduce the price of food served in eating places so that people can socialise more. ...
  • 137th rath yatra begins in Ahmedabad amidst tight security June 29, 2014

    As the chariots of lord Jagannath, Balaram and Subhadra rolled out of its temple premises in Ahmedabad for its 137th annual rath yatra, 20,000 security personnel have been deployed to ensure a smooth and incident free festivity. Millions of people have congregated in the cities of Ahmedabad and Puri to...
  • FIFA World Cup 2014: Security beefed up in Brazil June 12, 2014

    There are still safety concerns surrounding the World Cup. Heavily armed Brazilian forces began clearing out the crime ridden shanty towns months ago. ...
  • SPG security an embarrassment for my husband: Priyanka Gandhi May 31, 2014

    A day after Civil Aviation Minister A Gajapathi Raju hinted at security privileges being withdrawn, Congress President Sonia Gandhi's daughter Priyanka Gandhi, in her letter to the SPG director, said that the family never asked for it. She said that the security cover was a reason for embarrassment for her...
  • J&K: Tight security for polling in Srinagar, 600 people detained April 30, 2014

    In Jammu and Kashmir, paramilitary soldiers have been deployed in Srinagar for the polling day. Authorities have detained more than 600 Kashmiri residents ahead of the polls. In the sixth phase of election last week in Shopian, one polling officer was killed in poll violence. ...
  • Elaborate security arrangements in place for election: Goa DIG April 12, 2014

    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 March 17, 2014

    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 February 21, 2014

    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 January 20, 2014

    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 January 20, 2014

    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 December 31, 2013

    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 December 31, 2013

    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 October 23, 2013

    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 September 25, 2013

    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 September 10, 2013

    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 August 30, 2013

    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 August 29, 2013

    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 August 29, 2013

    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? August 27, 2013

    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 August 27, 2013

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

    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? August 27, 2013

    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? August 26, 2013

    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 August 26, 2013

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

    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...