Panel finds holes in Parliament's security cover

In what has sent alarm bells ringing in the security establishment, a Parliament committee has found several holes in the security cover around the temple of India’s vibrant democracy.

1993 Sitapur fake encounter case: Life term awarded to 4 policemen

A CBI court on Monday awarded life imprisonment to four policemen, including three of Uttar Pradesh, in a fake encounter case.

Committee set up to review Parliament security

Security of Parliament, which was targeted by terrorists 13 years back, is set to be strengthened further with a special committee being set up today to suggest measures for it within a month.

Sushilkumar Shinde shielded businessman linked with Dawood Ibrahim: RK Singh

Former home secretary, BJP`s RK Singh alleged that Sushilkumar Shinde interfered in IPL betting scam probe and prevented Delhi Police from questioning a businessman linked with Dawood Ibrahim.

SushilkumarShinde counters former home secretary

Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde today tried to get even with the former Home Secretary RK Singh, who worked under him, after the bureauCrat claimed he had quarrels with him.

Ex-Home Secy RK Singh joins BJP, likely to contest LS polls

Former Union Home Secretary RK Singh on Friday formally joined the BJP and is likely to contest the upcomimng Lok Sabha elections in 2014.

Tarun Tejpal behaving like a fugitive: Ex- home secretary RK Singh

Former home secretary RK Singh on Friday said Tehelka`s former editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal is behaving like a fugitive by evading arrest in connection with the sexual assault case filed against him.

Retired home secretary RK Singh to be Bihar advisor

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is set to rope in former union home secretary RK Singh as advisor on infrastructure development, officials said on Saturday.

Anil Goswami takes charge as new Home Secretary

Senior IAS officer Anil Goswami, a seasoned hand on Jammu and Kashmir affairs, on Sunday took charge as the new Union Home Secretary.

Home Secy visiting Dehradun almost every day for rescue ops

Union Home Secretary RK Singh visited Dehradun almost everyday in recent time to take stock of the relief and rescue operations in flood-ravaged Uttarakhand.

Government to set up fool-proof phone tapping setup soon

Unauthorised tapping of telephones will soon be a matter of past as the government has decided to operationalise a fool-proof Central Monitoring System (CMS) which will put an end to all illegal interception.

Nepal-India Home Secretary talks to discuss security issues

India will press Nepal to address its security concerns emanating from this country and effective management of their open border at the home secretary-level talks starting here on Saturday.

Anti-Naxal operations will be intensified: Home Secy RK Singh

Anti-Naxal operations will be intensified with more security forces and modern weapons being provided by the Centre to the affected regions, Union Home Secretary R K Singh on Tuesday said.

New SOPs for surrendering J&K militants soon: RK Singh

The Home Secretary said J&K Police will "come and escort" these people (militants) from the border to the state and they would also carry out "background checks" of these individuals.

Religious fundamentalism can’t be tackled with education: Home Secretary RK Singh

Religious fundamentalism is "potent incubator" for terrorism in India which cannot be countered with higher education or "cent-percent employment", Home Secretary RK Singh said.

Terrorists highly educated, says home secretary

Home Secretary R.K. Singh Monday said religious fundamentalism was a big threat to the nation and it was increasing among the educated section of society.

India to honour assurance given to Italy on marines: Home Secy

India will honour the assurance given to Italy that the two of its marines who had allegedly killed two fishermen off Kerala coast will not face death penalty, Home Secretary RK Singh indicated.

Liyaqat Shah will be released if NIA clears him: Home Secy

Suspected Hizbul Mujahideen militant Liyaqat Shah, who was arrested by the Delhi Police, will be released if he is found to have come from PoK with the genuine intention to surrender.

Parl panel questions poor infrastructure of NIA

A Parliamentary committee on Thursday questioned the poor infrastructure provided to the NIA, set up to deal with terror related cases with inter-state and international linkages.

Centre holds tripartite dialogue with ULFA

A tripartite meeting of Assam government representatives and ULFA leaders under the chairmanship of Union Home Secretary R.K Singh was held in New Delhi.