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Full Text: Government decides to resume Operations against terrorists, not to extend suspension of operations in J&K

Full Text: Government decides to resume Operations against terrorists, not to extend suspension of operations in J&K

The anti-terror operations, suspended during the month of Ramzan in Jammu and Kashmir, is set to resume as the government has decided against extending the same. The decision by the government comes after recent killing of Rising Kashmir editor-in-chief Shujaat Bukhari and Indian Army jawan Aurangzeb by terrorists in the state.

Jun 17, 2018, 14:40 PM IST
Home Ministry to take call on suspension of anti-terror operations in J&K

Home Ministry to take call on suspension of anti-terror operations in J&K

The Union Home Ministry had last month announced that the security personnel would halt operations against terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir during the holy month of Ramzan.

Jun 14, 2018, 07:19 AM IST
More than 1,200 nominations received for Padma Awards; September 15 last date for online recommendations

More than 1,200 nominations received for Padma Awards; September 15 last date for online recommendations

The Padma awards, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri, are amongst the highest civilian awards of the country.  

Jun 13, 2018, 00:14 AM IST
Suspension of operations by security forces likely to continue in J&K after Ramzan: Sources

Suspension of operations by security forces likely to continue in J&K after Ramzan: Sources

Welcoming the ceasefire decision, J&K Mehbooba Mufti had said, "I wholeheartedly welcome the Ramadan ceasefire and would like to thank PM and Home Minister for their personal intervention."

May 24, 2018, 16:37 PM IST
Ceasefire initiative likely to have positive effect on forces sponsoring terrorism: J&K DGP

Ceasefire initiative likely to have positive effect on forces sponsoring terrorism: J&K DGP

On May 16, 2018, the Centre had announced that security forces would not launch any operation in J&K during the holy month of Ramzan, but they reserved the right to retaliate if attacked. 

May 20, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti welcomes 'ceasefire' during Ramzan, thanks PM Modi and Rajnath Singh

J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti welcomes 'ceasefire' during Ramzan, thanks PM Modi and Rajnath Singh

The Centre has asked security forces not to launch operations in J&K during the holy month of Ramzan. 

May 16, 2018, 19:13 PM IST
 No operations by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir during Ramzan: Centre

No operations by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir during Ramzan: Centre

However, the Centre has said that the security forces stationed in J&K "reserve the right to retaliate if attacked or if essential to protect the lives of innocent people".

May 16, 2018, 16:25 PM IST
Banned terror outfit ULFA-I threatens railways official, demands Rs 5 lakh for 'social welfare'

Banned terror outfit ULFA-I threatens railways official, demands Rs 5 lakh for 'social welfare'

The banned terror outfit United Liberation Front of Asom-Independent (ULFA-I) has recently threatened a high-ranking rail official and demanded Rs 5 lakh for social welfare works.

May 04, 2018, 20:37 PM IST
AFSPA completely removed from Meghalaya, restricted in Arunachal Pradesh

AFSPA completely removed from Meghalaya, restricted in Arunachal Pradesh

AFSPA was totally withdrawn from all areas of Meghalaya from April 1. In Arunachal, it is down from 16 police stations to eight, the MHA said.

Apr 23, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
MHA needs Rs 3,50,000 cr for internal security, border guarding in 2020-25

MHA needs Rs 3,50,000 cr for internal security, border guarding in 2020-25

The Home Ministry has projected budgetary requirement of more than Rs 3,50,000 crore for the period 2020-2025 for internal security, central armed police forces, police modernisation, border security, disaster management and Union Territories.

Apr 23, 2018, 00:33 AM IST
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
Ceasefire pact with Nagaland insurgent groups extended for one more year

Ceasefire pact with Nagaland insurgent groups extended for one more year

The ceasefire agreement is between the central government and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Reformation and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Neopao Konyak/Kitovi.

Apr 20, 2018, 22:57 PM IST
Setback for Arvind Kejriwal, nine advisors to Delhi ministers removed on recommendation from Home Ministry

Setback for Arvind Kejriwal, nine advisors to Delhi ministers removed on recommendation from Home Ministry

The action against nine advisors to Delhi ministers was taken on the recommendation of the Home Ministry. 

Apr 17, 2018, 17:33 PM IST
Government claims success of strategy to counter ‘Left Wing Extremism’

Government claims success of strategy to counter ‘Left Wing Extremism’

The Ministry of Home Affairs has claimed that the government’s ‘National Policy and Action Plan’, implemented in 2015 to counter Left Wing Extremism, is paying dividends. According to the government, the policy involved a strategy concerning security as well as development related measures.

Apr 16, 2018, 14:58 PM IST
Pro-ISIS women group Daulat ul Islam active in J&K, warns MHA report

Pro-ISIS women group Daulat ul Islam active in J&K, warns MHA report

As per the report, which has been accessed by Zee News, the pro-ISIS women group – Daulat ul Islam – is first of its kind found to be active in Jammu and Kashmir.

Apr 15, 2018, 10:59 AM IST
4 CRPF personnel get out-of-turn promotion for foiling terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir

4 CRPF personnel get out-of-turn promotion for foiling terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir

The Home Ministry has given out-of-turn promotion to four jawans of the CRPF on the recommendation of the paramilitary force.

Apr 10, 2018, 12:21 PM IST
All you need to know: April 9, 2018

All you need to know: April 9, 2018

Apr 09, 2018, 18:22 PM IST
Sikh youngsters being trained at ISI facilities in Pakistan for terror attacks in India: Govt

Sikh youngsters being trained at ISI facilities in Pakistan for terror attacks in India: Govt

The Home Ministry has said that members of the Sikh community who are settled in Canada and other places are also being instigated against the country with false and malicious propaganda.

Mar 21, 2018, 14:32 PM IST
40,000 Rohingyas trying to settle down in West Bengal, warn intelligence agencies

40,000 Rohingyas trying to settle down in West Bengal, warn intelligence agencies

According to the report, Rohingyas who are living in different parts of India were instructed to come to North 24 Parganas district and South 24 Parganas district.

Mar 04, 2018, 21:53 PM IST
Kasganj violence: Centre seeks report from UP govt, asks for details about steps taken to punish guilty

Kasganj violence: Centre seeks report from UP govt, asks for details about steps taken to punish guilty

UP Governor Ram Naik has described Kasganj violence as a 'blot' on Uttar Pradesh. 

Jan 30, 2018, 19:49 PM IST

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