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Ajit Doval to continue as NSA, upgraded from Minister of State to Cabinet rank

Ajit Doval will continue as India’s National Security Advisor (NSA) in the second term of the Narendra Modi government. The government has also upgraded him from Minister of State (MoS) rank to a Cabinet position in view of his contribution over the last five years in the security of the country. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 04, 2019, 08:02 AM IST

Ajit Doval to continue as NSA, upgraded from Minister of State to Cabinet rank

Ajit Doval will continue as India’s National Security Advisor (NSA) in the second term of the Narendra Modi government. The government has also upgraded him from Minister of State (MoS) rank to a Cabinet position in view of his contribution over the last five years in the security of the country. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 03, 2019, 13:52 PM IST

Ajit Doval to continue as NSA, upgraded from Minister of State to Cabinet rank

The government has made the decision recognising the contribution made by him over the last five years.

Jun 03, 2019, 13:22 PM IST

British NSA Sedwill speaks to Ajit Doval, offers all assistance to deal with terrorism

The telephonic conversation between the two NSAs came amid heightened tension between India and Pakistan triggered by the Pulwama attack.

Mar 07, 2019, 16:15 PM IST

India-Pakistan Crisis: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to NSA Ajit Doval on phone

National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval on Wednesday talked to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on telephone. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 28, 2019, 11:40 AM IST

Former NSA MK Narayanan warns on Aadhar information misuse

The former National Security Advisor (NSA) and Governor of West Bengal MK Narayanan warned over the misuse of Aadhar information in the wake of increased cyber attacks in India.

Jan 16, 2019, 21:12 PM IST

Having a separate constitution for Jammu and Kashmir was an aberration: NSA Ajit Doval

His remarks on Kashmir come at a time the Supreme Court is hearing pleas challenging the constitutional validity of Article 35-A of the Constitution.

Sep 05, 2018, 11:05 AM IST

Pakistan NSA resigns amid reports of differences with caretaker PM

Nasser Janjua, the former chief of southern command, was appointed as NSA during ousted PM Nawaz Sharif's tenure in October 2015 with a status of minister of state.

Jun 27, 2018, 16:49 PM IST

India gets tough, says talks and terror don't go together

But talks on terror can go ahead, said the Ministry of External Affairs

Jan 11, 2018, 18:44 PM IST

Kushner met Special Counsel to discuss ex-US NSA: Report

The conversation that took place earlier this month lasted less than 90 minutes.

Nov 30, 2017, 11:07 AM IST

NSA Ajit Doval holds secret talks with Pakistan, questions terror attacks

Doval confronted Pakistan with evidence of locating key suspects of Pathankot terror attack

Nov 26, 2017, 12:22 PM IST

NSA Doval's 'double squeeze' strategy will never succeed: Pakistan

Pakistan on Friday said that National Security Advisor Ajit Doval's "offensive defense and double squeeze" strategy to make India a regional hegemon will never succeed.

Sep 22, 2017, 12:14 PM IST

Ajit Doval hold talks with his Chinese counterpart amid Doklam standoff

Doklam, at the tri-junction of China, India, and Bhutan, holds strategic importance for all three.

Jul 27, 2017, 18:56 PM IST

Deal directly with China, it's not a mind-reading exercise: Ex-NSA on Dokalam crisis

He said when it comes to resolving an issue, there is no point in drawing lessons from the world or assuming things as it is not a “mind-reading exercise”.

Jul 14, 2017, 21:42 PM IST

Kashmiriyat still alive, I salute it: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath's comments came after he chaired a high-level security meeting with top government officials, including National Security Advisor Ajit Doval.

Jul 11, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

Report on Donald Trump revealing classified info to Russians alarms lawmakers

Top US lawmakers, including those from the ruling Republican party, today expressed worry over a report that US President Donald Trump revealed classified information to Russian officials and sought an explanation from the government.

May 16, 2017, 14:22 PM IST

India, US vow to boost security ties during NSA Ajit Doval's visit

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval met United States Defense Secretary Jim Mattis at the Pentagon to discuss the importance of the U.S.-India relationship and the role of both nations in cooperating to uphold international laws and principles.

Mar 25, 2017, 09:34 AM IST

Donald Trump appoints HR McMaster as new National Security Advisor

Donald Trump tapped respected Army lieutenant general H.R. McMaster as his national security advisor Monday, hoping to course correct after his first pick resigned and his second turned down the vital post.

Feb 21, 2017, 10:47 AM IST

Navy officer rejects Donald Trump's offer to be national security advisor: Report

A former Navy admiral reportedly tapped by President Donald Trump to be his national security advisor has declined the post, US media said on Thursday.

Feb 17, 2017, 10:05 AM IST

Illegal leaks behind NSA Michael Flynn's resignation: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the real story behind the National Security Advisor's resignation is illegal leaks, indicating that it was not the top official misleading him as being reported in the media.

Feb 14, 2017, 23:32 PM IST