VVIPs

Every Indian is a VIP; red beacons are out of touch with spirit of new India: PM Modi

Every Indian is a VIP; red beacons are out of touch with spirit of new India: PM Modi

Come May 1, vehicles with red beacons will be a thing of the past as the government has barred their use by VVIPs, including the President, the Prime Minister and CMs.

Apr 19, 2017, 22:03 PM IST
'Huge deficiency' in PM Modi, VVIPs' transport fleet, says SPG; moves NGT for registration of diesel vehicles

'Huge deficiency' in PM Modi, VVIPs' transport fleet, says SPG; moves NGT for registration of diesel vehicles

The SPG has approached the Tribunal seeking direction to the Delhi Transport Department to allow registration of its diesel vehicles.

Sep 09, 2016, 19:05 PM IST
We need such MPs! This lawmaker said no to VIP treatment by airline - Know what happened

We need such MPs! This lawmaker said no to VIP treatment by airline - Know what happened

That VIPs (very important persons) love VIP treatment is an accepted fact! But, that some VIPs do not want VIP treatment is rare.

Jul 07, 2016, 20:50 PM IST

'Khaas Aadmi Party' leaders have become VVIPs, alleges Congress

The Congress party on Wednesday fired fresh salvos at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and alleged that the Aam Aadmi Party has become a 'Khaas Aadmi Party' as their leaders have gradually become VVIPs.

Jul 01, 2015, 12:38 PM IST

DNA: When will India's grandiose VIP culture end?

Looking at examples of leaders from other nations, it is imperative that the VIP culture in India should also end.

Jun 17, 2015, 23:34 PM IST

Govt owes around Rs 600 cr to Air India for VVIP travel

The government owes around Rs 600 crore to Air India for using its aircraft for travel of VVIPs.

Apr 16, 2015, 17:46 PM IST

Congress stages protest in Delhi

The Congress party on Monday staged a protest against the Delhi and central governments for the "failure of the corporation" in providing salaries to the employees of the national capital`s civic agencies.

Apr 06, 2015, 14:02 PM IST

Anti-graft helpline: AAP has become a party of VIPs, VVIPs, claims Ajay Maken

Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken posted a picture showing VIP parking and VVIP boards outside Talkatora Stadium where AAP chief and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal launched an anti-corruption h

Apr 06, 2015, 09:32 AM IST
AAP has become a party of VIPs and VVIPs in 50 days: Congress' Ajay Maken

AAP has become a party of VIPs and VVIPs in 50 days: Congress' Ajay Maken

The chief of Delhi unit chief of the Congress party, Ajay Maken, on Sunday mocked at Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party by calling it a 'party of VIP and VVIPs'.

Apr 05, 2015, 20:21 PM IST

VIPs to face water cut in event of crisis: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has directed Delhi Jal Board to cut water for even VIPs in case of water shortage in the future.

Mar 25, 2015, 20:25 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal sworn-in as NDMC member

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and two others on Friday took oath as member of the New Delhi Municipal Council.

Mar 20, 2015, 20:52 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi snooping: Naidu lists names of PMs, political leaders profiled in the past

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu criticised the Congress party over allegations of snooping against their vice-president Rahul Gandhi and said it is not fair on the part the party and

Mar 16, 2015, 14:26 PM IST

No proposal to withdraw NSG cover for VVIPs: Govt

The government Tuesday said there is at present no proposal to withdraw the NSG cover for any of the VVIPs receiving its security even though the force has made a request in this regard.

Dec 02, 2014, 15:44 PM IST

Helicopters for VVIPs: India must act decisively

Contract for the procurement of helicopters for the conveyance of VVIPs is following the now familiar path. Like all major defence deals, it is getting mired in allegations of gross irregularities and wrongdoings.

Nov 13, 2013, 17:10 PM IST

SC asks Centre, states to limit use of red beacons

The indiscriminate use of red beacons and sirens by public servants causing inconvenience to the general public has drawn the ire of the Supreme Court.

Apr 04, 2013, 13:07 PM IST

Goa Casinos to keep a watch on VVIPs

Politicians, judges, military officers and PSU heads who have gambling instincts, Beware!.

Jan 11, 2013, 15:48 PM IST

Ministers, VVIPs tour expenses rise ten fold

Expenses on foreign and domestic tours of central ministers and VVIPs rose by more than ten times to Rs 678.52 crore in 2011-12, up from Rs 56.16 crore in the previous year.

May 08, 2012, 16:37 PM IST

Maoists planning attacks on leaders, VVIPs: Govt

The government Tuesday said it has
received specific inputs about possible attacks by Maoists and
other terrorists on some political leaders and VVIPs.

Aug 10, 2010, 15:29 PM IST

Home Minister assures to review security cover for VVIPs

Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil
has assured the State Assembly to review the security cover of
VVIPs based on the threat perception.

Dec 15, 2009, 18:09 PM IST

Forged signatures of VIPs, VVIPs on the rise: Experts

Forging signatures has become so
easy that fraudsters even dared to duplicate those of former
presidents and prime ministers, including late Giani Zail
Singh and Indira Gandhi, for personal benefits, forensic
experts have claimed.

Dec 06, 2009, 10:55 AM IST