Rahul Tripathi


Padma nominations: M S Dhoni, SC judge, Ram Rahim among those turned down by govt
Mon, Mar 27, 2017

The others who fell short also included music composer Anu Malik and Hindustani classical vocalist Pt Ajay Pohankar were recommended by BJP MP and HRD minister Prakash Javadekar.

Rajnath Singh issues stern warning to IPS officers promoted from state police services
Fri, Mar 24, 2017

MHA directed the State government to “immediately” send IPS officers, who are below the age of 56 years at the time of induction, for training at the National Police Academy, Hyderabad.

Ajmer dargah blast: Convict Sunil Joshi met Yogi Adityanath, suspect told NIA
Fri, Mar 24, 2017

As per the statement, Rateshwar said, “We stayed in the guest house of Ashram and about 9 pm Manoj and myself went to meet Yogi Adityanath in his drawing room separately.

Violent protests not terror, use least harmful measures: Israeli expert
Sat, Mar 18, 2017

‘Surgical strikes wise, effective option against terror... hard power important’

No real global cooperation against terror, says Ajit Doval
Fri, Mar 17, 2017

He underlined the need for cooperation among countries in the Indian Ocean Rim Association.

Lucknow encounter: Pro-Islamic State channel identifies Saifullah as soldier of Caliphate
Mon, Mar 13, 2017

The website also posted a photograph of Saifullah describing him as a "soldier of the Khilafah from India.

Worst attack in two years, Maoists kill 12 CRPF men in Sukma
Sun, Mar 12, 2017

The Maoists struck at 9 am, a kilometre from the Bhejji camp, towards Kottacheru, when more than hundred CRPF personnel were on their way for an area-domination exercise.

Bhopal-Ujjain train blast: Former IAF man among two held, police call him ‘motivator’ of terror group
Fri, Mar 10, 2017

Police described Khan as the “motivator” of the group behind the train explosion. Azhar was said to have arranged weapons for the group.

Ajmer Dargah blast case: NIA to examine order setting Aseemanand, others free
Fri, Mar 10, 2017

Prosecutor says sufficient evidence against accused in Ajmer dargah blast case.

India dismisses Pakistan claims: No spy cams, only beacon light atop flag pole
Wed, Mar 08, 2017

The entire project cost the government Rs 3.5 crore.

Forensic report on high-quality FICN points to Bangladesh link
Fri, Mar 03, 2017

On February 19, the BSF seized 48 FICN of Rs 2,000 from a man at the India-Bangladesh border in Malda district.

Gurmehar Kaur rape threats: Have asked Delhi Police to act, says MoS Home Kiren Rijiju
Thu, Mar 02, 2017

Kiren Rijiju claimed that his comments were meant for “leftists” and not the DU student

Centre restores former Assam CM Gogoi, Mahanta’s Z-plus cover with CRPF guards
Wed, Mar 01, 2017

A senior government official on the condition of anonymity said, "The decision to reassess the security cover was taken after both the senior leaders from Assam petitioned Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh."

MHA’s report: Need to control mosque, madrasa, media for Kashmir valley narrative
Sat, Feb 25, 2017

The report suggests that some of the financial schemes of the Centre may be implemented through these people that may help to bring more people in their area of influence.

CBI files FIR against dental council chief
Wed, Feb 22, 2017

The CBI FIR also names Dinesh Prasad Singh, chairman of VDCH, and Firoz Ahmad, the then vice-chancellor of NPU.

FIR names AP Singh: CBI to probe its second director for corruption
Tue, Feb 21, 2017

Under scanner, AP Singh’s links with meat exporter Qureshi, his associate.

Currency smugglers looking to replicate new Rs 500 notes, claims NIA
Tue, Feb 21, 2017

BSF personnel Sunday seized a consignment of 48 fake Rs 2,000 notes from a man apprehended along the Indo-Bangla border in Malda district of West Bengal.

Destruction of property: Government plans cover for politicians
Mon, Feb 20, 2017

The move follows public consultations, including with law enforcement agencies, who raised objections to certain provisions of the Bill — like putting the burden of proof on the accused.

Disaster Management Act: Downgrade of NDMA V-C’s rank among proposed changes
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

The proposal along with key amendments into the Act will soon be put before the Union cabinet for approval, officials said.

Sasikala’s chosen one goes to Raj Bhavan, Tamil Nadu Governor gets trust vote advice
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Police sources said Sasikala had not moved out of the resort until evening although she has been ordered to surrender before the Bengaluru trial court that convicted her.

CBI gets Centre nod to prosecute ex-principal secretary to Kejriwal
Wed, Feb 15, 2017

The MHA also rejected the voluntary retirement plea of the IAS officer, who has accused CBI of trying to frame him.

Fake Rs 2,000 notes from Pakistan reach India via Bangladesh border
Mon, Feb 13, 2017

Fake Rs 2000 notes: Citing interrogation records, sources said smugglers were required to pay Rs 400-600 in genuine currency for each fake Rs 2,000 note, depending on the quality.

MHA writes to Finance Ministry: Will pvt GSTN need security clearance?
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

Under the guidelines, the parent ministry needs to examine whether security clearance is required by private entities, or its foreign directors in that sector.

J-K: PoK refugee aid stuck in Centre-state tussle
Tue, Feb 07, 2017

This was the first time that an allocation of Rs 2,000 crore for providing relief was sanctioned without first setting up a State-Centre committee to examine the demands.

‘Substantial progress’ in Manipur talks, blockade may be lifted soon
Sat, Feb 04, 2017

Both the Centre and state are maintaining absolute secrecy on the negotiations during a five-hour closed-door meeting at North Block on Friday.

Acid attack victims to get Rs 1 lakh extra as aid under PM’s Nation Relief Fund
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

The additional assistance provided from PMNRF will be over and above the amount of Rs 3 lakhs.

Internal security budget gets a Rs 8,500 crore fillip
Thu, Feb 02, 2017

Last year, the overall budget allocation for the Home Ministry was Rs 75,355 crore. This year, it has been increased to Rs 83,823 crore

Sacking of 2 IPS officers revoked
Wed, Feb 01, 2017

Three chances, including a re-examination and special reexamination, was given to Puniya, who served as an SP with Jharkhand vigilance bureau before her sacking.

Ex-ATS officer seeks probe into 26/11 autopsy reports
Tue, Jan 31, 2017

Mujawar had claimed that two prime suspects of the Malegaon blasts were killed by ATS officers on November 26, 2008, and shown as 26/11 victims.

MHA to hold talks with Manipur government, UNC on February 5
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

The ongoing economic blockade called by UNC on the two national highways has led to a shortage of essential commodities in the state that is witnessing violent protests.

Centre set to give extension to P P Pandey
Tue, Jan 31, 2017

Gujarat has also urged the Centre to approve the extension for P P Pandey before his term expires, ostensibly to help avoid any legal hurdles.

Family ‘not very keen’, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed dropped from Padma list
Thu, Jan 26, 2017

Sayeed, who led the first PDP-BJP coalition in the state and passed away in January 2016, was also a former Union Home Minister.

Myanmar border fencing alarms India
Wed, Jan 25, 2017

Officials said that locals had alerted authorities about the fencing and sought the ministry's intervention in stopping the activity.

2008 Malegaon blast: NIA records statement of ex-ATS officer who claimed suspects were killed
Tue, Jan 24, 2017

“We have questioned him. Corroboration of his statement is required. Being a former police officer, he claimed to have evidence regarding the killings. That needs to be probed,” an officer said.

Co-operative banks have weakest anti-money laundering mechanism, says report
Mon, Jan 23, 2017

The analysis report, accessed by The Indian Express, also states that the knowledge of anti-money laundering rules and regulations of all cooperative bank staff was a major concern.

Nearly 17 per cent visa applications from Pakistan get rejected: India
Fri, Jan 20, 2017

According to the officials, the factor that led to the highest number of rejections for visa was refusal by sponsors to host a guest from Pakistan.