Arvind Kumar

Arvind Kumar named new IB director, RAW gets Samant Goel as new chief

The Narendra Modi -led NDA government has appointed Samant Goel as the RAW chief and Arvind Kumar as the Director of the Intelligence Bureau.

Jun 26, 2019, 16:51 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh: High Court pulls up authorities over noise pollution at religious, public places

The Lucknow division bench of Allahabad High Court has pulled up Uttar Pradesh Prinicipal Secretary (Home) Arvind Kumar for the unchecked noise pollution from loudspeakers at religious and public places.

Feb 24, 2018, 09:46 AM IST

After Amarnath terror attack, UP beefs up security along Nepal border

Sashastra Seema Bal personnel have also been directed to be extra vigilant in places like Sunauli, Nautanwa, and Rupaidiha, the entry points from the neighbouring Himalayan country. 

Jul 11, 2017, 19:57 PM IST

Two more accused get bail in AgustaWestland case

A court here on Saturday granted bail to two more accused in the case relating to the Rs 3,600 crore ($528 million) AgustaWestland helicopter deal.


Mar 04, 2017, 12:23 PM IST

Micronutrient Initiative inks new partnership with UP Govt.

Once fully deployed, this initiative is expected to improve the health of 650,000 infants and young children in 4 districts by ensuring that young children receive adequate nutrition through proper feeding practices.

Dec 13, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

Hyderabad to be made aerospace, defence hub; three more parks to come up over four years

Telangana government is proposing to set up three more aerospace and defence parks on the outskirts of the city here over the next four years with an investment of Rs 2,500 crore and will shortly come out with a sector-specific policy, a senior official said today.

Nov 27, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

Diabetes tests now free-of-cost at UP hospitals

With cases of diabetes rising in many parts of Uttar Pradesh, the state government has ordered free tests for the disease in all state hospitals, an official said on Friday.

Jul 31, 2015, 14:29 PM IST

Kidnapped banker in Meghalaya rescued after gunfight

A kidnapped bank official in Meghalaya was rescued Wednesday after a gunfight with his abductors in the West Garo Hills district, police said.

Jun 18, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

SBI branch manager abducted in Meghalaya

Suspected militants abducted a branch manager of the State Bank of India on Monday in Meghalaya`s South West Garo Hills district, police said.

Jun 17, 2014, 00:57 AM IST

City girl Sayrah shines at Delhi State Gymnastics C`ships

Local girl Sayrah sizzled at the 53rd Delhi State Gymnastics Championships as she bagged three gold medals and was adjudged `Best All round Gymnast` at the recently concluded event.

Oct 30, 2013, 19:24 PM IST

Last rites of Kishtwar clashes` victims performed

Amid anti-government protests over the Kishtwar violence, the last rites of the two victims of the communal clashes in the district were performed under tight security on Saturday, police said.

Aug 10, 2013, 22:31 PM IST