MHA enhances financial powers of paramilitary forces, security agencies' chiefs

Fund sanctioning powers of chiefs of paramilitary forces and directors of other security agencies have been doubled from Rs five crore to Rs ten crore for carrying out major works executed by CPWD and public works organisations.

Better coordination with Centre if Delhi is ruled by BJP: Rajnath

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Friday claimed there was a "BJP wave" in Delhi and the party will form the next government here, and there will be a better coordination with the Central government if the national capital was also ruled by the BJP.

Rajnath calls 1984 riots 'genocide', asks CMs to disburse relief to victims

Hours after assuring that justice will prevail against those guilty, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday wrote to all Chief Ministers to take steps for immediate disbursement of compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the kin of 1984 anti-Sikh riot victims.

Assam ethnic violence toll rises to 81, Army intensifies operations against NDFB militants
Assam ethnic violence toll rises to 81, Army intensifies operations against NDFB militants

Guwahati: Operations were on Friday intensified against NDFB(S) militants along the border with Arunachal Pradesh even as the death toll in the massacre rose to 81.

Will intensify operations against NDFB militants in Assam: Army Chief to Rajnath Singh

A day after visiting violence-hit areas in Assam, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday met Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag here to discuss the situation in the northeastern state.

Assam violence: Rajnath Singh meets Army Chief

A day after visiting violence-hit areas in Assam, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday met Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag here to discuss the situation in the northeastern state.

Rajnath Singh to meet families of 1984 anti-Sikh riot victims

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to meet the families of 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Army Chief meets Rajnath Singh, says will intensify operations against NDFB militants in Assam
Army Chief meets Rajnath Singh, says will intensify operations against NDFB militants in Assam

The Indian Army is going to intensify its operations against the NDFB militants, who carried out a deadly attack on tribals in Assam leaving more than 70 people dead.

DNA: Analysis of Assam Bodo Attack

Violence escalated in Assam on Wednesday as the toll in the carnage by NDFB(S) militants rose to 68, mostly women and children.

Sharad Yadav writes to Rajnath Singh to solve the problems of policemen

Highlighting the shortage of police personnel in the country and problems faced by them, JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav on Thursday sought necessary action from the government on priority basis without which men in khakhi will find it hard to give their optimum.

Govt goes all-out against NDFB(S), issues order to eliminate top leadership: Sources
Govt goes all-out against NDFB(S), issues order to eliminate top leadership: Sources

In the wake of deadly attacks in Assam by the outlawed NDFB(S) militants, the government is believed to have ordered an all-out action against the militant group.

Rajnath's helicopter develops technical snag

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's helicopter on Thursday made an emergency landing at Tezpur IAF airbase after developing a technical snag.

Rajnath Singh talks tough on tackling NDFB

Taking tough, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday declared that strong action will be taken against NDFB(S), which massacred over 70 people in Assam on Tuesday, asserting that the Centre has "zero tolerance" policy for such "crafted terror".

Govt wants Bhutan's help to tackle NDFB

In the wake of massacre of tribals in Assam by the anti-talks NDFB(S), Home Minister Rajnath Singh has requested External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to seek help from Bhutan to tackle the banned militant group.

Govt rules out talks with NDFB(S); NIA to probe Assam attacks
Govt rules out talks with NDFB(S); NIA to probe Assam attacks

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday ruled out any talks with the outlawed NDFB(S) militants who have carried out a series of attacks in Assam since Tuesday killing over 71 people. Seven people have also died in the subsequent violence.

DNA: Bharat Ratna for Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Madan Mohan Malviya welcomed

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malaviya will be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award.

Rajnath promises NIA probe into NDFB killings

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Wednesday assured Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi of an NIA investigation into the killing of 65 villagers by NDFB(S) militants in three districts of the state.

Government approves group to tackle cyber crime

Home Minister Rajnath Singh Wednesday approved the setting up of an expert group to prepare a roadmap for effectively tackling cyber crimes in the country.

Youth Congress protests outside Rajnath's residence over acid attack incident

Youth Congress workers on Wednesday held a protest outside Home Minister Rajnath Singh's residence here demanding justice for an acid attack victim.

Bharat Ratna to Vajpayee came at right time: Rajnath

Home Minister Rajnath Singh Wednesday expressed happiness over the decision to confer Bharat Ratna on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and late freedom fighter and Hindu Mahasabha leader Madan Mohan Malviya.