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Government draws up plan to counter attacks by ISIS

As the ISIS threat reached India’s neighbourhood, with the killing of an Italian aid worker in Dhaka this week, the government rolled out its counter-radicalisation strategy to ward off “lone wolf” at

Indian Mujahideen operatives joining hands with ISIS: Intelligence

Indian Mujahideen operatives who fled India are joining hands with the ISIS, causing more worry for the Indian security agencies who have got inputs that the banned outfit Ansar-ut-Tawheed and ISIS we

New laws for trafficking victims

Victims of trafficking may no longer have to depose in court to prove their cases as the government is considering allowing video conferencing as part of wide ranging reforms suggested by a high level

New portal for all verifications

Passports to come faster; PM sets March deadline

Government works to bring Bihar on board for CCTNS

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had told top officers that March 2016 was the deadline to roll out the CCTNS project and online citizens’ portal.

Panel favours new cyber crime agency


To counter the sharp rise in cyber crimes in the country, an expert committee set up by the Modi government has suggested to the Union home ministry under Rajnath Singh to set up a new agency for onli

Criteria for Saarc traveller card: Bring more business to India

Bringing substantial business to India will mark the eligibility criteria for the Saarc business traveller card promised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his maiden Saarc (South Asian Association fo

Day after talks, ASI killed in firing

The recently-arrived-at bonhomie between Indian and Pakistani border guarding forces was unsettled on Sunday as the Pakistan Army turned aggressor, targeting BSF posts along the Line of Control hours

Mobile and email among new India-Pakistan CBMs

Pakistan Rangers concede Pak is also ‘victim of terror’

BSF-Rangers hotline in works

BSF director-general D.K. Pathak and Pakistan Rangers  D-G Maj. Gen. Umar Farooq Burki at the BSF headquarters (Photo:PTI)

Both forces to formalise steps to minimise casualties

It’s an old cliche to say that we live in two countries — India and Bharat. The distinction is generally made along the urban-rural divide.

Hell hath no fury like a would-be minister scorned.