G K Pillai quits as MCX-SX Chairman as CBI probes licence

The resignation came hours ahead of a scheduled board meeting of MCX-SX, where former LIC Chairman Thomas Mathew T has taken over as new Chairman.

MCX-SX Chairman, other board members likely to quit

Embattled MCX Stock Exchange may see Friday resignations by its Chairman G K Pillai and other public interest directors in the wake of CBI launching a probe into the grant of licence to the bourse over five years ago.

Raj Kumar Singh appointed new Union Home Secretary

Senior IAS officer Raj Kumar Singh was on Friday appointed Union Home Secretary, succeeding G K Pillai who retires this month end.

Home Secy to meet Chief Secretaries of Nagaland and Manipur

Voicing "serious concern" over
the economic blockade of Manipur by Naga groups, the Home
Ministry has convened an emergency meeting of the chief
secretaries of both the states tomorrow to discuss steps to
end it.

Significant progress in Naga talks: Pillai

There has been "significant
progress" in the peace talks held between the Centre and the
NSCN (IM) in Nagaland and the outfit has been invited for the
next round of parleys in Delhi.

G K Pillai on 3-day Meghalaya visit

Union Home Secretary G K Pillai
today began three-day Meghalaya visit, during which he would
meet director generals of police of the eight North Eastern
states and review law and order situation in the region.

Preventive action needed to avert terror attack: Home Secy

Emphasising the need for a
preventive action to avert terror attacks, Union Home
Secretary, G K Pillai, on Thursday said that more resources should
be deployed for the purpose.