Category Archives: Internal Security
The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh reviewed the working of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) here.
During the meeting, DG, CISF, Shri O.P. Singh apprised the Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh about the important issues of CISF such as expeditious approval of augmentation of manpower proposals for important deployments including airports… Read More
The Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre visited DRDO’s Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Missile Complex, Hyderabad. During the visit, he also reviewed some of the ongoing projects of three Hyderabad-based DRDO laboratories namely Advanced Systems Laboratory (ASL), Defence Research and Development Laboratory (DRDL) and Research Centre Imarat (RCI).… Read More
The terms of the Legislative Assemblies of Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh are normally due to expire as follows:
- Goa 18.03.2017
- Manipur 18.03.2017
- Punjab 18.03.2017
- Uttarakhand 26.03.2017
- Uttar Pradesh 27.05.2017
By virtue of its powers, duties and functions under Article 324 read with Article 172(1) of the Constitution of India … Read More
Perturbed with the repeated failure to purchase 44,000 close quarter battle (CQB) carbines, a crucial weapon for the Indian Army for its counter-terrorism operations in the Kashmir Valley, the Manohar Parrikar-led Ministry of Defence (MoD) will buy them directly instead of opting for the global tendering process.
For the last two decades, the Army has been… Read More
Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba received the Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee (COSC) baton from the outgoing Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha at a ceremony in South Block, New Delhi . He would however be assuming charge as Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee with effect from afternoon of 31 December 2016.
The Chief of Army Staff Gen… Read More
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways receives proposals from various States/Union Territories for declaration of state roads as new national highways (NHs). These proposals are considered from time to time keeping in view the requirement of connectivity, inter-se priority and availability of funds. No separate allocation of funds is made as such… Read More
The Air Force Commanders’ Conference that commenced on 14 Oct 14 had a break as all the Commanders participated in the Combined Commanders’ Conference at South Block. The Air Force Commanders’ Conference will resume tomorrow and conclude in the evening.
During the last three days, the Air Officers Commanding-in-Chief (AOsC-in-C) of the seven IAF … Read More
The Ministry of Defence has received reports from the land management agencies under it, of about approximately 10126 acres of defence land being under encroachment. This is around 0.58% of the total land holding of Ministry of Defence. Reports and complaints on the subject are received from time to time but no centralized record of such complaints is … Read More
The much-maligned Indian bureaucracy got a pat on its back by its eternal rival, the Pakistan Army, which called their own babus and Generals “shady” and “inconsistent”. In its top-secret Green Book, the Pakistan Army slams its Generals-turned-rulers by calling Ayub Khan a “laissez-faire leader”, Yahya Khan an “impoverished leader” … Read More
The Central Government has extended certain facilities in last two years to persons from Minority community of Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan, namely Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians staying on Long Term Visa (LTV) in India, such as affidavit in place of renunciation certificate, LTV for five years instead of two years,… Read More
Border Security Force (BSF) handed over 1500 certificates to Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, pledging to donate their organs at a function organised in collaboration with National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organization (NOTTO) . Speaking on this occasion, Shri J P Nadda stated that this is a great initiative by BSF and will go … Read More