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VIP culture

Crack down on guns

Given how secure such hotels try to be with metal detectors in place, how he walked in with a weapon is a mystery.

18 Oct 2018 2:13 AM

Pak's new govt bans VIP protocol to 'influential people' at airports

The decision will be strictly implemented to provide equal opportunities to all travellers without any discrimination, Fawad Chaudhry said.

27 Aug 2018 3:38 PM

Railways ends VIP culture, no gifts, travel privileges for senior officials

All senior officials have to relieve all the railway staff who have been engaged as domestic help in their homes.

08 Oct 2017 12:31 PM

Police, defence vehicles allowed to use multi-colour beacons

Seeking to end the VIP culture, the Union Cabinet last month had decided that beacon lights will be removed from all vehicles from May 1.

07 May 2017 12:31 PM

RJD leader flouts PM's order, refuses to remove red beacon

'I will only follow this rule when our state govt passes the order,' he said.

02 May 2017 1:17 PM


Satellite ‘gift’ to South Asia on May 5, says Modi

PM also stressed the relevance of the teachings of Lord Buddha in the present-day world.

01 May 2017 2:19 AM

Nitish Kumar faces ‘VIP culture’ protest at airport

Mr Kumar, however, got down at the international lounge while the passenger went on till the immigration counter.

26 Apr 2017 3:23 AM

Red beacons go off from VIP cars

Emergency services like fire brigade, ambulances, vehicles of armed forces and police will be exempted from the ban.

22 Apr 2017 1:37 AM

Every Indian a VIP, beacon culture should have gone long ago: Modi

He was responding to a tweet by a follower who described as 'historic' the decision to prohibit all vehicles.

20 Apr 2017 9:33 AM

VIP culture not good for democracy: Govt on red beacons ban

As per reports, the President, the Vice President, the PM, the CJI and the Lok Sabha Speaker will only be allowed to use the red beacon.

19 Apr 2017 6:19 PM


After Amarinder bans red beacon cars for VIPs, Cong says implement it in all states

BJP leader Uma Bharti has expressed dissent, saying that delaying flights and stopping traffic for ministers is not a big issue.

21 Mar 2017 10:13 AM

Cong-led govt in Punjab takes measures to end VIP culture

The Amarinder Singh led cabinet has decided to stop using beacons and curb foreign travel for ministers until it is mandated.

19 Mar 2017 8:28 AM