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GST throws a challenge to CAG, says Mehrishi

The new indirect tax regime, however, also offers an opportunity as the data is available on a single platform making it possible to do a 100 percent audit, Mehrishi observed.

Feb 05, 2019, 12:14 PM IST

Former home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi takes over as CAG

Former home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi took over as the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India on Monday.

Sep 25, 2017, 11:12 AM IST

Former union home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi to be next CAG

Rajiv Mehrishi is a 1978-batch Rajasthan cadre IAS officer.

Aug 31, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

Rajiv Mehrishi scotches rumours of becoming next J&K Governor

Rajiv Mehrishi on Wednesday scotched rumours that he would be the next Governor of Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 31, 2017, 00:11 AM IST

Terror is terror, unfair to give religious labels to terrorism: Union Home Secretary

Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi is a 1978-batch Rajasthan cadre officer IAS officer.

Aug 30, 2017, 21:43 PM IST

No talks with separatists in J&K can take place with pre-conditions: Union Home Secretary

"I don't think that any talks can take place with pre- conditions," Mehrishi told PTI in an interview while replying to a question on whether the Centre was inclined to hold talks with the separatists in Jammu and Kashmir without any conditions.

Aug 30, 2017, 19:50 PM IST

Parliamentary committee questions MHA officials on security, Aadhaar

The government on Friday assured parliamentarians that Aadhaar data is safe and there is no chance of it falling in wrong hands, officials said.

Jul 21, 2017, 22:16 PM IST

Centre approves Rs 131.90-crore aid for Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland

Union Minister for Finance Arun Jaitley, Minister for Agriculture and Farmers` Welfare Radha Mohan Singh, Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi and other senior officers of the ministries of Home, Finance and Agriculture attended the meeting.

Jul 18, 2017, 22:12 PM IST

Ahead of Burhan Wani death anniversary, Rajanth Singh reviews Kashmir situation

Minister of State Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir, Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi, Inspector General of National Security Guard (NSG) and other senior officers were also present in the meeting.

Jul 06, 2017, 14:09 PM IST

US declaration on Syed ​Salahuddin may choke his funding: Home Secretary

The US government's decision to declare Syed Salahuddin a global terrorist would help in choking his movements and financing, union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi said on Tuesday.

Jun 27, 2017, 12:17 PM IST

Major top-level bureaucratic reshuffle; Rajiv Gauba to be next Union Home Secretary

 Rajiv Gauba will be the new Union Home Secretary from August 31.

Jun 21, 2017, 22:18 PM IST

Rajnath Singh reviews functioning of 'Black Cat' commandos

After 26/11 attacks, the central government had set up four regional hubs of the NSG in Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai and Kolkata to reduce reaction time.

Jun 05, 2017, 16:22 PM IST

A Dialogue With JC: India will flourish under PM Narendra Modi's leadership, says Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi

It's a tell-all interview of Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi.

May 25, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

Fearing stone pelters, J&K govt seeks 27,000 security personnel for safety of Amarnath pilgrims

The Jammu and Kashmir government has demanded around 27,000 security personnel to ensure safety of the pilgrims going to visit the Amarnath holy shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva.

May 24, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

Union home secretary holds talks with J&K CM, governor over security

"The Governor and the Home Secretary held extensive discussions about issues relating to effective maintenance of law and order," a Raj Bhawan spokesman said after the meeting.

May 11, 2017, 19:11 PM IST

Demonetisation helped choke Maoist funds: Union Home Secretary

Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi on Monday said the government's demonetisation move helped choke Maoist funds which is evident from their desperation to snatch firearms.

May 08, 2017, 23:50 PM IST

Misuse of pellets guns in J&K: SC to hear plea filed by KHBA

The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the plea filed by Kashmir High Court Bar Association (KHBA) seeking direction in the use of pellet guns.

Mar 27, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Rajnath Singh reviews security situation in country

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today reviewed the security situation in the country.

Mar 03, 2017, 19:06 PM IST

Jawan's video: BSF gets two more days to submit report

Unhappy over BSF's interim report on a jawan's allegation about poor quality food being served to security personnel, the force has been given two more days by the Union Home Ministry to submit a detailed factual report on the controversy.

Jan 16, 2017, 20:18 PM IST

Parliamentary Standing Committee interrogates Ministry of Homes Affairs for terror attacks like Uri and Nagrota

Congress leader and former Home Minister P Chidambaram, asked a team of top officials led by Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi the reasons for repeated terror attacks on security installations.

Dec 07, 2016, 21:20 PM IST