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BSF won’t replace Assam Rifles

The NDA government has nixed the previous UPA move to replace the Assam Rifles with the Border Security Force on the Indo-Myanmar border.

Centre likely to relent on Ramesh Negi’s appointment

The stand-off between the Kejriwal government and Union home ministry over the appointment of the chief secretary in the city government is likely to end soon as the Union home minister, Mr Rajnath Si

Arvind Kejriwal, MHA tussle over appointment of chief secretary

Arvind Kejriwal, MHA tussle over appointment of chief secretary

The first tussle between the Arvind Kejriwal government and the Centre has begun, as the AAP government’s choice for appointment as chief secretary hit a roadblock in the Union home ministry.

AAP keen on Negi as new chief secretary

Sources said the Union home ministry, which the cadre-controlling ministry for AGMUT officers, has requested the Kejriwal government to reconsider Mr Negi’s name and may put the names of three other o

Centre sets up firewalls to foil fresh data leaks

The Narendra Modi government has moved swiftly to install firewalls to prevent the leakage of sensitive and confidential information following the petroleum ministry scandal.

Access control mechanisms to undergo major change

After review at the highest levels of the present security mechanism, the committee of secretaries, headed by the Cabinet Secretary, has also specified that electronic surveillance mechanisms be put i

MP governor may quit after being booked

Madhya Pradesh governor Ram Naresh Yadav may quit his post, failing which the Centre may initiate the process of removing him if the charges against him make his continuance at the gubernatorial post

Government fast-tracks J&K plans

6,000 new state jobs, transit accommodation on agenda in 1st phase

FIR filed on MP governor, Ministry of Home Affairs wants report

Madhya Pradesh governor Ram Naresh Yadav may quit his post, failing which the Centre may initiate the process of removing him if the charges against him make his continuance at the gubernatorial post

Centre seeks comments from governments

The Union home ministry has written to the state governments of Punjab and UT of Chandigarh seeking fresh comments on the mercy plea filed on behalf of Balwant Singh Rajoana, sentenced to death in the

There always comes a time when you have to heed Jesus who said: “Render unto Caesar the things that are Caesar’s, and unto God the things that are God’s.” So this time I will render unto the finance m

The devil, they say, is in the details. There is a world of difference between the Budget speech of Arun Jaitley, peppered with smart announcements, and the real numbers in the Budget documents.