National Security Advisor Ajit Doval Wednesday called on Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and CEO Abdullah Abdullah here and reaffirmed India's commitment to assist Afghanistan in building a strong, democratic and prosperous country.
There is no threat from either al Qaeda or ISIS of a magnitude which the country cannot deal with, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval Tuesday said but asserted that security agencies were keeping a "very close watch".
Asserting that there are no problems which cannot be resolved, India Tuesday said it would like to address all its issues with Pakistan through talks while having an "effective deterrence" to deal with terrorism emanating from there.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday night pitched for a comprehensive global approach against terrorism to generate a social movement to isolate terrorists including in countries where terrorists find "safe havens", an apparent reference to Pakistan.
Following up on the summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama, Indian National Security Advisor Ajit Doval has met top US officials to discuss US-India security cooperation and counter-terrorism issues.
Pakistan on Saturday made a strong pitch for normalisation of ties with India after last month's "political setback" and said in diplomacy one should keep or leave the "door ajar" so that whatever was possible could be achieved.
Beijing: National Security Advisor Ajit Doval will arrive here on Monday to finalise the schedule of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit amid speculation that he may spend more time in India, including a trip to Gujarat, following the cancellation of his tour to Pakistan.
Taking note of concerns voiced over government`s development projects being affected by the internal security situation, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday asked chiefs of security agencies and paramilitary forces to quickly prepare a roadmap to strengthen the security architecture.
Former Intelligence Bureau Chief Ajit Kumar Doval, considered one of the finest operational brains, was on Friday appointed as the National Security Advisor (NSA) to Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi.
Amidst a fresh controversy over suspicious movement of Army units towards Delhi in 2012, former Army Chief Gen VK Singh on Monday said the bureaucracy had tried to "cook up" something even though it was a routine exercise.
Addressing the Indian Academy of Science`s (IASc) annual meeting on the issue of Science and Security, Menon said there has been intimate connection between science and warfare and its significance has only changed with times.
A top aide to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will travel to Afghanistan on Sunday to bridge differences over the Taliban`s political office and to prepare grounds for President Hamid Karzai`s visit to Islamabad.