RK Singh

Retired home secretary RK Singh to be Bihar advisor

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is set to rope in former union home secretary RK Singh as advisor on infrastructure development, officials said on Saturday.

Aug 17, 2013, 13:02 PM IST

Anil Goswami takes charge as new Home Secretary

Senior IAS officer Anil Goswami, a seasoned hand on Jammu and Kashmir affairs, on Sunday took charge as the new Union Home Secretary.

Jun 30, 2013, 17:53 PM IST

Home Secy visiting Dehradun almost every day for rescue ops

Union Home Secretary RK Singh visited Dehradun almost everyday in recent time to take stock of the relief and rescue operations in flood-ravaged Uttarakhand.

Jun 26, 2013, 19:31 PM IST

Government to set up fool-proof phone tapping setup soon

Unauthorised tapping of telephones will soon be a matter of past as the government has decided to operationalise a fool-proof Central Monitoring System (CMS) which will put an end to all illegal interception.

Jun 17, 2013, 18:17 PM IST

Nepal-India Home Secretary talks to discuss security issues

India will press Nepal to address its security concerns emanating from this country and effective management of their open border at the home secretary-level talks starting here on Saturday.

May 31, 2013, 21:18 PM IST

Anti-Naxal operations will be intensified: Home Secy RK Singh

Anti-Naxal operations will be intensified with more security forces and modern weapons being provided by the Centre to the affected regions, Union Home Secretary R K Singh on Tuesday said.

May 28, 2013, 13:58 PM IST

New SOPs for surrendering J&K militants soon: RK Singh

The Home Secretary said J&K Police will "come and escort" these people (militants) from the border to the state and they would also carry out "background checks" of these individuals.

May 06, 2013, 21:37 PM IST

Religious fundamentalism can’t be tackled with education: Home Secretary RK Singh

Religious fundamentalism is "potent incubator" for terrorism in India which cannot be countered with higher education or "cent-percent employment", Home Secretary RK Singh said.

May 06, 2013, 19:34 PM IST

Terrorists highly educated, says home secretary

Home Secretary R.K. Singh Monday said religious fundamentalism was a big threat to the nation and it was increasing among the educated section of society.

May 06, 2013, 15:49 PM IST

India to honour assurance given to Italy on marines: Home Secy

India will honour the assurance given to Italy that the two of its marines who had allegedly killed two fishermen off Kerala coast will not face death penalty, Home Secretary RK Singh indicated.

Apr 08, 2013, 22:23 PM IST

Liyaqat Shah will be released if NIA clears him: Home Secy

Suspected Hizbul Mujahideen militant Liyaqat Shah, who was arrested by the Delhi Police, will be released if he is found to have come from PoK with the genuine intention to surrender.

Apr 02, 2013, 12:34 PM IST

Parl panel questions poor infrastructure of NIA

A Parliamentary committee on Thursday questioned the poor infrastructure provided to the NIA, set up to deal with terror related cases with inter-state and international linkages.

Mar 28, 2013, 19:50 PM IST

Centre holds tripartite dialogue with ULFA

A tripartite meeting of Assam government representatives and ULFA leaders under the chairmanship of Union Home Secretary R.K Singh was held in New Delhi.

Mar 08, 2013, 13:13 PM IST

Bhandara rape: Home Secretary regrets gaffe on victims’ name

Home Secretary R K Singh expressed regret to Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde for gaffe of disclosing names of victims of Bhandara rape incident in Rajya Sabha over which Minister faced embarrassment.

Mar 04, 2013, 20:52 PM IST

Afzal`s family to be allowed in Tihar, press for return of body

The family of Afzal Guru, who was hanged last week for his role in 2001 Parliament attack, welcomed the Centre`s decision to hand over his belongings, but said they would come to Tihar only if the government agrees to hand over his body.

Feb 12, 2013, 14:34 PM IST

`Afzal Guru`s family communicated through Speed Post`

The family of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru has been informed about his hanging by the Tihar authorities through Speed Post.

Feb 09, 2013, 10:20 AM IST

Law took its course in Afzal Guru’s hanging: RK Singh

Union Home Secretary RK Singh on Saturday confirmed the hanging of Afzal Guru, the main accused in the December 13, 2001, terror strike on the Indian Parliament.

Feb 09, 2013, 09:41 AM IST

India hits back at Pakistan over Shah Rukh Khan security

India on Tuesday dismissed Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik’s suggestion that New Delhi provide security to Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan.

Jan 29, 2013, 10:51 AM IST

Have evidence of RSS` involvement in terror attacks: Union Home Secretary

Home Secretary RK Singh on Tuesday said that intelligence agencies had the names of at least ten persons involved in Samjhauta Express, Mecca Masjid and Dargah Sharif blasts who were associated with RSS.

Jan 22, 2013, 18:22 PM IST

Centre rebuffs Bhagwat on `more rapes in India` remark

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s remarks that rape is prevalent mainly in cities where Indians are deeply influenced by western values and not in rural India on Friday triggered a bitter row.

Jan 04, 2013, 13:59 PM IST