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Home Minister Rajnath J & K visit

Home Minister Rajnath Singh to begin two-day visit to J-K tomorrow

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will embark on a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir on July 4 and 5.Singh will visit Amarnath shrine on July 5 and will also chair a security review meeting in Srinagar city. Since few days, the state has witnessed a huge spurt in terror activity.The first batch of Amarnath yatra

Rajnath Singh visits Chandigarh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh visits Chandigarh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh is on visit to Chandigarh on Tuesday. Also he is accompanied by Vijayendrapal Singh Badnore. He inaugurated a 300-bed Serai at the PGIMER, which the Infosys Foundation has constructed jointly with the UT Red Cross Society at 11 am. Later, he will open the Administrative Block building at the GMSH-16.The serai, located

Habits need to change to root out corruption: Rajnath

Habits need to change to root out corruption: Rajnath

Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said procedural reforms were not enough to root out corruption, but people also have to change their habits to eliminate the menace.Releasing a book titled “On the Trail of the Black”, he said the intention of the Narendra Modi government on corruption cannot be questioned and that the prime minister

Pak inciting J-K youths against India: Rajnath

Pak inciting J-K youths against India: Rajnath

Pak inciting J-K youths against India: Rajnath: Tekanpur (MP),  Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said terror infrastructure in Pakistan continued to exist and the neighbouring country was leaving no stone unturned to instigate the youths of Jammu and Kashmir against India. He also asked India’s top police brass to take strong action in cases of riots

Modi reminisces old memories

Modi reminisces old memories, sips coffee on Mall road Shimla

Modi reminisces old memories: After attending the swearing ceremony Prime Minister Narendra Modi reminisced old memories, siped coffee on Mall road Shimla. Actually, he came out of the car at The Coffee House, located in Mall Road and enjoyed a sip of coffee. Prime Minister Modi has often talked about this coffee house in his

Country is ready for reform: PM Narendra Modi

Assembly elections results 2017. Home Minister Rajnath Singh arrives at BJP HQ in Delhi. Reached for parliamentary board meeting.Recent election results has proved that the country is ready for reform, said PM Modi at BJP HQ in Delhi. He added that after 2014, there was hunger for development in BJP and if you do not

Gujarat polls: Congress has accepted its defeat after first phase

Gujarat polls: Congress has accepted its defeat after first phase

Congress accepted defeat first phase: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the Congress has accepted its defeat after the first phase of voting in Gujarat Assembly elections. Speaking at a public rally here, Singh said, “Congress has accepted their defeat just after the first phase of voting here.Nobody can deny the fact that Prime Minister

Prez, PM pay tributes to Ambedkar

New Delhi, Dec 6, President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tributes to the architect of the Constitution, B R Ambedkar, on his death anniversary.The leaders paid floral tributes to Ambedkar, hailed for his contribution towards uplift of Dalits, at Parliament House Lawns here.Union Ministers Rajnath Singh

Stone-pelter Kashmiri girl

Former Stone-pelter Kashmiri girl scores a goal for women’s football

Stone-pelter Kashmiri girl: Last year, Afshan Ashiq’s picture as an angry Kashmiri girl pelting stones at the J&K police got her into national media spotlight, more so after it was discovered that she was an avid footballer. Afshan now says that picture  not just turned around her sporting career but also helped introduce many young Kashmiri

Rajnath to chair 12th standing committee meet on Saturday

New Delhi, Nov 24, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will chair the 12th Standing Committee meeting of the Inter-State Council (ISC) here on Saturday to discuss the recommendations of the Punchhi Commission on Centre-state relations, a Home Ministry statement said. Those taking part in the meeting are External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Finance and Corporate

Rajnath asks JK govt to shift juveniles from jails to remand homes

New Delhi, Nov 18, Rajnath asks JK govt to shift juveniles from jails to remand homes : Home Minister Rajnath Singh has asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to move all juveniles, arrested for pelting stones and other unlawful activities, from jails to remand homes and review their cases sympathetically, officials said. The decision is

Modi directed changes

Modi directed changes in GST after he came to know of practical difficulties: Rajnath

Lucknow, Nov 12, Modi directed changes in GST after he came to know of practical difficulties: Rajnath : The central government approaches issues with an open mind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi directed amendments in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) once he came to know of the practical difficulties, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said

Mehbooba meets Rajnath in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 26 : Mehbooba meets Rajnath in Delhi. Home Minister Rajnath Singh met Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti here on Thursday, days after the Centre named former Intelligence Bureau chief Dineshwar Sharma as its interlocutor for talks in the troubled state. “The meeting began at around 11 a.m. and went on

More than 100 Sikhs removed from blacklist: Rajnath Singh

More than 100 Sikhs removed from blacklist: Rajnath Singh

More than 100 Sikhs removed from blacklist: . New Delhi: The government has lifted the ban on more than 100 Sikhs, blacklisted after the outbreak of militancy in Punjab, and they can now travel to India, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Wednesday. The BJP-led NDA government has always been sensitive to the demands of the

Ex-Intelligence Chief becomes Kashmir’s new interlocutor

The centre’s new interlocutor for Jammu and Kashmir has been announced. Home Minister Rajnath Singh, on Monday, announced Dineshwar Sharma, a former intelligence bureau chief, as centre’s new interlocutor for Jammu and Kashmir. Rajnath Singh declared that the retired officer would have “complete freedom” to hold sustained dialogue with all groups and individuals” including the

Government announces sustained dialogue to solve Kashmir problem

New Delhi, Oct 23, In a sudden change of its tough stand, the Centre on Monday announced its decision to start a dialogue process in Jammu and Kashmir and appointed former Intelligence Bureau (IB) Director Dineshwar Sharma as its representative for talks with “all” stakeholders in the troubled-state.”Carrying forward the conviction and consistency in its

China understands that India is no more weak: Rajnath Singh

Lucknow, Oct 15, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said the country’s borders were “completely safe” and China has also started to understand that “India is no more weak”. Singh said under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi India has become a powerful country and its prestige at the international level has also grown.

PM launches ‘Saubhagya’ scheme to provide power to all

New Delhi, Sep 25 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a Rs 16,320-crore scheme – Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana ‘Saubhagya’ – to provide electricity connections to over 4 crore families in rural and urban areas by December 2018.“Rs 16,000 crore will be spent to bring a monumental change in the lives of

Former Pm Manmohan

Former PM Manmohan in Kashmir, to discuss party policies

Former PM Manmohan in Kashmir, to discuss party policies . Former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh led the Congress delegation’s executive meeting in Srinagar. Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ambika Soni were present in the meeting. Congress is constantly pushing itself for strengthen in Kashmir.Before, Home Minister Rajnath Singh visited Srinagar and Jammu. He

Centre to file affidavit on Rohingyas in SC on Monday: Rajnath Singh

The Centre will file an affidavit in the Supreme Court on Monday on its plans to deport Rohingya Muslims, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today. The Supreme Court had asked the government to file the affidavit on a plea against the deportation of illegal Rohingya Muslim immigrants to Myanmar. “We will file the affidavit in