Pakistan and Afghanistan on Saturday pledged to work together for "peace, stability and prosperity" as the two wary neighbours, wracked by terrorism, attempt to bring the Taliban to the negotiating table.
Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, returning from a two-day state visit to Bhutan, described it as "one of my most memorable visits abroad" and said he was confident that Bhutan would not do anything that was inimical to Indian security interests.
The Additional Director General of Police (law & order) of Uttar Pradesh today reviewed security arrangements for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi, a police spokesman said here.
On the eve of Muharram, the Pakistan government on Monday placed the entire country on red alert and ordered security agencies to stay on guard against possible terrorist attacks, in the aftermath of the deadly suicide bombing at the Wagah crossing on the Indo-Pak border.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met the country's top military commanders for the first time at the Combined Commanders' conference where he stressed on the need for an atmosphere of peace and security essentials for the nation to achieve its goal of economic development.
New Delhi: Tihar Jail authorities have decided to raise the height of the prison's boundary walls besides enhancing other security measures, after SIM cards and surgical blades were found hidden inside various articles which were flung from outside of the facility.
A ground-to-air security cover on par with the Republic Day security arrangements has been put in place at Rajpath where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the 'Swachh Bharat Mission' and flag off a walkathon here tomorrow.
Security in Meghalaya's Garo Hills region has been beefed up ahead the visit of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Minister of state for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju tomorrow, an official said on Tuesday.