NSA Doval visits Kabul, reaffirms India's commitment to assistance

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.

Security agencies monitoring al Qaeda, ISIS developments: NSA

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".

India wants to resolve all issues with Pakistan through talks: NSA

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.

Separate helpline for Northeast people soon: Rijiju
Separate helpline for Northeast people soon: Rijiju

Days after the assault on three Nagaland youths in Gurgaon, Minister of State for Home, Kiren Rijiju, on Saturday said that India is a democratic nation and hate crimes will not be tolerated.

Home Minister to be briefed on Sino-Indian border situation

Home Minister Rajnath Singh will be given a detailed presentation on the situation along the Sino-Indian border on Tuesday in the wake of recent skirmishes with China.

Modi pitches for global cooperation to isolate terrorists
Modi pitches for global cooperation to isolate terrorists

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.

India, US working on choking support to Dawood Ibrahim's 'D-Company'

India and the US are working further on their declaration on how to choke all financial and tactical support to underworld don and terror mastermind Dawood Ibrahim's D-Company.

After Modi visit, NSA Doval talks counter-terrorism with top US officials

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.

Keep the 'door ajar' to achieve whatever is possible: Pak to India

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.

NSA Doval arrives in China to finalise Xi's visit to India

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval arrived here on Monday to firm up Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India expected to take place next week.

NSA Ajit Doval to visit China to firm up Xi Jinping's trip to India


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.

Doval to visit Beijing next week ahead of Xi's India trip

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval will visit Beijing next week for talks with Chinese leaders ahead of President Xi Jinping's visit to India later this month.

Home Minister Rajnath Singh seeks roadmap for strengthening internal security

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 IB chief Ajit Kumar Doval appointed as new NSA to PM Modi

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.

Bureaucracy tried to cook up something: VK Singh on troop movement

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.

US Defence Secretary Hagel to meet NSA Menon in Munich

US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel would meet India`s National Security Advisor Shiv Shankar Menon in Munich this week, Pentagon officials have said.

BJP shocked at Sartaj Aziz-separatists meeting in Delhi

Centre has committed "diplomatic blunder" by allowing Pakistan`s Sartaj Aziz to hold talks with Kashmiri separatist leaders on "Indian soil", Bharatiya Janata Party president Rajnath Singh said.

Can`t think of national security without securing cyber space: Menon

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.

Allegations on TSD unit false, motivated: General VK Singh

General VK Singh on Friday termed as "false and motivated" allegations that intelligence funds were used by a unit set up by him to topple the Jammu and Kashmir government.

Pakistan National Security Advisor to visit Afghanistan

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.