Union Home Secretary

Rajiv Gauba takes charge as Union Home Secretary

Rajiv Gauba takes charge as Union Home Secretary

Senior IAS officer Rajiv Gauba on Thursday took charge as the Union Home Secretary.

Aug 31, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
Rajiv Mehrishi scotches rumours of becoming next J&K Governor

Rajiv Mehrishi scotches rumours of becoming next J&K Governor

Rajiv Mehrishi on Wednesday scotched rumours that he would be the next Governor of Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 31, 2017, 00:11 AM IST
Terror is terror, unfair to give religious labels to terrorism: Union Home Secretary

Terror is terror, unfair to give religious labels to terrorism: Union Home Secretary

Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi is a 1978-batch Rajasthan cadre officer IAS officer.

Aug 30, 2017, 21:43 PM IST
No talks with separatists in J&K can take place with pre-conditions: Union Home Secretary

No talks with separatists in J&K can take place with pre-conditions: Union Home Secretary

"I don't think that any talks can take place with pre- conditions," Mehrishi told PTI in an interview while replying to a question on whether the Centre was inclined to hold talks with the separatists in Jammu and Kashmir without any conditions.

Aug 30, 2017, 19:50 PM IST
Major top-level bureaucratic reshuffle; Rajiv Gauba to be next Union Home Secretary

Major top-level bureaucratic reshuffle; Rajiv Gauba to be next Union Home Secretary

 Rajiv Gauba will be the new Union Home Secretary from August 31.

Jun 21, 2017, 22:18 PM IST
Union home secretary holds talks with J&K CM, governor over security

Union home secretary holds talks with J&K CM, governor over security

"The Governor and the Home Secretary held extensive discussions about issues relating to effective maintenance of law and order," a Raj Bhawan spokesman said after the meeting.

May 11, 2017, 19:11 PM IST

Demonetisation helped choke Maoist funds: Union Home Secretary

Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi on Monday said the government's demonetisation move helped choke Maoist funds which is evident from their desperation to snatch firearms.

May 08, 2017, 23:50 PM IST

Home Secretary briefs Rajnath on Kashmir

Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi on Wednesday briefed Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, according to official sources.

Sep 21, 2016, 22:01 PM IST
Union Home Secretary to visit Kashmir on Monday

Union Home Secretary to visit Kashmir on Monday

Following a directive of Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Mehrishi will visit Srinagar and attend a series of meetings with army, police and govt officials.

Sep 18, 2016, 19:35 PM IST

Pathankot terror attack: Union Home Secretary briefs media, says 7 officers martyred, operations underway

Seven security personnel, including officers from IAF and NSG, were so far killed during the operation, he added. 

Jan 03, 2016, 17:49 PM IST

Was Goyal Union Home Secretary replaced as he wanted information on Naga peace deal, asks Cong

Congress on Monday said that the sudden removal of LC Goyal as Union Home Secretary could be because of his seeking information on the Naga peace accord the Centre signed with NSCN (IM).

Aug 31, 2015, 19:59 PM IST

Senior IAS officer Rajiv Mehrishi to replace LC Goyal as Union Home Secretary

Union Home Sceretary LC Goyal retires. Rajiv Mehrishi has been appointed to take his place. LC Goyal took a voluntary retirement.

Aug 31, 2015, 16:00 PM IST
Kejriwal-Jung spat: Centre will not intervene, says Kiren Rijiju

Kejriwal-Jung spat: Centre will not intervene, says Kiren Rijiju

The Centre on Monday said that Government of India (GoI) and Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) will not intervene in the ongoing tussle between the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government and Lt Governor Najeeb Jung, saying that the problem falls under the jurisdiction of Delhi government.

May 18, 2015, 19:10 PM IST

Shakuntala Gamlin meets Union Home Secretary

Acting Delhi Chief Secretary Shakuntala Gamlin, whose appointment has fuelled a face-off between the Arvind Kejriwal government and Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Monday met Union Home Secretary LC Goyal.

May 18, 2015, 17:18 PM IST

Union Home Secretary meets AP, Telangana chief secretaries

Union Home Secretary Anil Goswami on Friday held a meeting with Chief Secretaries of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to discuss the contentious issues between the two states as well as the assurances mentioned in Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act.

Nov 29, 2014, 01:03 AM IST

Adani group chief meets Home Minister

Adani Group chairman Gautam Adani on Monay met Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Jun 02, 2014, 18:07 PM IST

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.

Jun 30, 2013, 17:53 PM IST

Union home secretary designate meets Mamata on border security issue

Union Home Secretary designate Anil Goswami met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee after reviewing border and coastal security with top BSF and state police officials here.

Jun 28, 2013, 18:46 PM IST

Anil Goswami `notes` observations of top WB officials

Union Home Secretary designate Anil Goswami on Friday said that he met top officials of the West Bengal government.

Jun 21, 2013, 14:37 PM IST

Have evidence of RSS` involvement in terror attacks: Union Home Secretary

Home Secretary RK Singh on Tuesday said that intelligence agencies had the names of at least ten persons involved in Samjhauta Express, Mecca Masjid and Dargah Sharif blasts who were associated with RSS.

Jan 22, 2013, 18:22 PM IST