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New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday spoke to Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and took stock of the flood and landslides situation in the state and assured him that the NDRF will be sent for rescue and relief operations. Rio briefed Rajnath Singh about the latest situation in the state. The Home …

New Delhi: Reiterating that 1984 Sikh riots was the biggest incident of lynching, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said the central government is taking the incidents of lynching ‘very seriously’ and might bring a law, if necessary, to stop it. “I want to make it clear that the government is not just concerned but …

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday reviewed the ongoing development programme being run in 17 states located along the international borders, an official said. Chairing the meeting, Rajnath Singh interacted with field-level officers to review the Border Area Development Programme (BADP). Union Ministers of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir and Kiren Rijiju, …

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday sought strengthening the capabilities of law enforcement agencies to check misuse of social media for illegal activities. Chairing a review meeting in the ministry, he cautioned against the challenges being posed by crimes in cyberspace and called for effective measures to improve cyber security. He called …

Srinagar:Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh arrived here on Thursday for a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir to review the security situation amid an ongoing Ramadan ceasefire which the militants have flouted. In his meetings with Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, Governor NN Vohra and security and intelligence officials, Rajnath Singh and his senior officials are …

Srinagar:Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s two day visit to Jammu and Kashmir began on Thursday. The Home Minister, after reviewing law and order situation with the state Governor NN Vohra, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and senior officials of various state and Central departments, will take a call on whether the present suspension of operations against …

Bhopal:A�With BJP facing a major debacle in the by-elections for Lok Sabha and assembly seats in 10 states, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said one has to take two steps back to make a giant leap forward. “To take a giant leap, you will have to take two steps back. We will take …

New 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 1100 hours and went on for an hour and a half,” a Home Ministry …