Rajnath Singh

Rs 3.5 lakh crore needed for internal security in 2020-25: Home Ministry

Rs 3.5 lakh crore needed for internal security in 2020-25: Home Ministry

Home Minister Rajnath Singh held a meeting with Finance Commission Chairman NK Singh.

Apr 22, 2018, 00:55 AM IST
All our neighbours our relatives, but one doesn't listen: Rajnath Singh

All our neighbours our relatives, but one doesn't listen: Rajnath Singh

Singh added the Centre will be presenting a fugitive economic offenders bill before the Parliament, to prevent economic offenders from fleeing abroad.

Apr 21, 2018, 14:06 PM IST
State governments 'on board' to seek recall of SC/ST Act order: MHA

State governments 'on board' to seek recall of SC/ST Act order: MHA

The comments came in the wake of reports that some state governments have already directed their police to strictly implement the March 20 apex court order, which has upset Dalits groups leading to protests.

Apr 17, 2018, 17:59 PM IST
West Bengal Governor's house has become BJP headquarters: TMC delegation tells Rajnath Singh

West Bengal Governor's house has become BJP headquarters: TMC delegation tells Rajnath Singh

A Trinamool Congress delegation on Wednesday met Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Apr 04, 2018, 23:38 PM IST
No plan to change reservation policy: Rajnath Singh on row over dilution of SC'ST Act

No plan to change reservation policy: Rajnath Singh on row over dilution of SC'ST Act

Rajnath Singh dubbed as rumours the speculation that the government wanted to end the reservation system.

Apr 03, 2018, 15:10 PM IST
Our government is all for SC and ST welfare, state governments told to maintain peace: Rajnath Singh

Our government is all for SC and ST welfare, state governments told to maintain peace: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh, while maintaining that his government is committed towards SC and ST communities, said that state governments are being provided assistance to maintain law and order.

Apr 03, 2018, 12:18 PM IST
Bharat Bandh: Rajnath Singh appeals for peace, says 'deeply pained by violence'

Bharat Bandh: Rajnath Singh appeals for peace, says 'deeply pained by violence'

The Supreme Court had on March 20, 2018, diluted certain provisions of the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, in a bid to protect 'honest' public servants discharging bona fide duties from being 'blackmailed' with false cases under the Act.

Apr 02, 2018, 20:05 PM IST
Rajnath Singh meets two kids who donated Rs 1 lakh each to 'Bharat Ke Veer' fund

Rajnath Singh meets two kids who donated Rs 1 lakh each to 'Bharat Ke Veer' fund

The 'Bharat Ke Veer' initiative, which is a pet project of Narendra Modi government, was launched by the Home Ministry in 2017.

Mar 24, 2018, 22:30 PM IST
Naxalism on its last leg in the country: Rajnath Singh

Naxalism on its last leg in the country: Rajnath Singh

Addressing CRPF troops on the occasion of their 79th Raising Day, Rajanth Singh praised efforts and sacrifices made by them.

Mar 24, 2018, 15:53 PM IST
Indian government should stop war mongering, constant blustering: Pakistan

Indian government should stop war mongering, constant blustering: Pakistan

The foreign office of Pakistan has said that while it wants peace with India, “any foolhardy act would only get a befitting response”.

Mar 21, 2018, 13:53 PM IST
Sukma Naxal attack: PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi among other politicos offer condolences

Sukma Naxal attack: PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi among other politicos offer condolences

Following the tragedy, political leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Minister Rajnath Singh, Congress president Rahul Gandhi and Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh took to Twitter and expressed their condolences to the families of the jawans who lost their lives.

Mar 14, 2018, 00:29 AM IST
Sukma attack: PM Modi expresses condolences, says India salutes brave CRPF personnel

Sukma attack: PM Modi expresses condolences, says India salutes brave CRPF personnel

Nine CRPF personnel were killed after suspected Naxals blew up their mine-protected vehicle in Chhattisgarh's Sukma.

Mar 13, 2018, 20:02 PM IST
 Nine CRPF jawans killed by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma; Rajnath calls it 'deeply distressing'

Nine CRPF jawans killed by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma; Rajnath calls it 'deeply distressing'

Nine CRPF personnel were killed after suspected Naxals blew up their mine-protected vehicle in Chhattisgarh's Sukma.

Mar 13, 2018, 16:01 PM IST
After statues of icons, Lord Hanuman's idol targeted by miscreants

After statues of icons, Lord Hanuman's idol targeted by miscreants

The idol was damaged and a poster was pasted on it by unidentified persons. Local police in Balia's Kharuav village (UP) has launched an investigation.

Mar 09, 2018, 08:17 AM IST
News at a glance: March 7, 2018

News at a glance: March 7, 2018

Mar 07, 2018, 10:35 AM IST
SSC recommends CBI probe into paper leaks as thousands protest in Delhi

SSC recommends CBI probe into paper leaks as thousands protest in Delhi

The SSC, which conducts examination for subordinate services, on Sunday decided to recommend a CBI inquiry into the alleged paper leaks in one of its tests held on February 21.

Mar 04, 2018, 20:59 PM IST
SSC paper leak: Process for CBI investigation has begun, says Manoj Tiwari after meeting Rajnath Singh

SSC paper leak: Process for CBI investigation has begun, says Manoj Tiwari after meeting Rajnath Singh

Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Sunday met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and pressed for a CBI probe into the alleged SSC paper leak.

Mar 04, 2018, 16:29 PM IST
Centre to reimburse compensation paid to victims of cross-border firing by J&K govt

Centre to reimburse compensation paid to victims of cross-border firing by J&K govt

The Union Minister said that the J&K government should expedite the mechanism in seeking prompt reimbursement of funds from the Centre.

Feb 26, 2018, 20:51 PM IST
AAP minister detained for protest against Chief Secretary

AAP minister detained for protest against Chief Secretary

AAP minister Rajendra Pal Gautam was detained here on Thursday as he was moving towards Home Minister Rajnath Singh`s residence along with some party workers to protest against the "casteist remarks" made by Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash.

Feb 22, 2018, 13:20 PM IST
Delhi chief secretary assault case: Police detains AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal

Delhi chief secretary assault case: Police detains AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal

Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash has alleged that he was assaulted by AAP MLAs Amantullah Khan and others.

Feb 21, 2018, 00:32 AM IST