Facing threat to life, Rahul Gandhi cancels visit to Puducherry, TN, Kerala

Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi cancelled his two-day visit to Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Kerala, which was to commence on Tuesday, a day after an anonymous letter threatening his life was received by the party. However, this is not the reason behind cancellation of Rahul Gandhi’s Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, and Kerala visit. In a series of…

Rajnath Singh, Manohar Parrikar hold meeting to assess internal security

Rajnath Singh, Manohar Parrikar

In the wake of the Pathankot terror attack, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday held a high-level meeting in New Delhi to assess internal security. Chiefs of NSA, Intelligence Bureau, National Investigation Agency and Director Generals of the BSF and the NSG also attended the Home Ministry meeting. Parrikar…

Human bomb alert for PM Narendra Modi’s Bihar visit

Narendra Modi

A day ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bihar visit, the intelligence agencies have warned of a possible “human bomb attack” on the lines of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi’s assassination, a top police officer said. Modi is scheduled to visit Patna on Saturday and address a rally in Muzaffarpur. “The Intelligence Bureau (IB) has…

Snooping on Netaji family by Nehru govt a “sinister propaganda”: Congress

Abhishek Singhvi

Congress Friday rejected reports that Jawaharlal Nehru’s government had snooped on the family of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and accused the Narendra Modi dispensation of launching a “sinister propaganda of selective leaks and half truths” to malign national icons. AICC said that since the Intelligence Bureau reports directly to the Home Minister, the ruling party…

Ishrat Jahan case: CBI offers Rs. 5 lakh for information

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has announced that they will give a reward of Rs. 5 lakh to anyone who will provide them with information on the two people killed along with teenager Ishrat Jahan in a ‘fake encounter’ in Gujarat in 2004. The CBI has reportedly put advertisements in Jammu and Kashmir newspapers,…