PMO seeks report on Air India flights delayed by 'VIPs' Rijiju, Fadnavis
PMO seeks report on Air India flights delayed by 'VIPs' Rijiju, Fadnavis

Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Thursday confirmed that some passengers were indeed deboarded from an Air India Leh-Delhi flight on June 24 to accommodate Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju.

Kiren Rijiju 'delays' Air India flight, three 'offloaded' to accommodate him
Kiren Rijiju 'delays' Air India flight, three 'offloaded' to accommodate him

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju was at the centre of a controversy for delaying an Air India flight from Leh to Delhi for about an hour and for the offloading of three of its passengers, including a child, allegedly to accommodate him and his aide.

Chopper deal: Court extends Khaitan's custody till November 14

A court here Monday extended till Nov 14 the judicial custody of businessman Gautam Khaitan, arrested in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland VIP chopper deal.

Fire broke out in Delhi's VVIP area

A fire broke out in a bungalow which belongs to a businessman in Delhi's Prithviraj Road.

NSG set to reduce load in VVIP security duties

The NSG, which protects some of the most 'vulnerable' VVIPs of the country, is set to shed its load in this theater and transfer some of these protectees to other paramilitary forces after an "in principle" nod by the Union Home Ministry.

Road near Vijay Chowk closed for public from Tuesday

Delhi Police on Monday issued an advisory asking motorists to avoid a road near Vijay Chowk as it will remain closed for public from tomorrow due to the VVIP movement near Parliament.

Security for VVIPs to help take "bold" decisions: DP tells SC

If Delhi Police is to be believed, security is provided for VVIPs not because of their status or any specific threat but to "facilitate" bold and impartial decision making by them.