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Kamikaze drones in NSG armoury for counter-terror ops

Addressing NSG commandos at the event, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that threats posed by “lone wolf attackers” and “do it yourself” terrorists are new and are a major challenge for security agencies.

'Lone wolf', 'do it yourself' terrorists major challenge for India: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh made a reference to recent attacks in New York and London where vehicles were used to run over and kill a number of people.


Jammu and Kashmir: NSG commandos to be deployed in anti-terror operations soon

The decision for NSG's deployment in counter-terror operations was taken by the Home Ministry recently and they will be put to use soon after their acclimatisation programme is over, the officials said.

Akshardham temple terror attack: Prime conspirator arrested after arriving from Saudi Arabia

Abdul Rashid Ajmeri, an Ahmedabad resident, "had absconded to Riyadh before the terror act was committed," DCP of Ahmadabad Crime Branch, Deepan Bhadran said, adding that more names may come out during his interrogation.

NSG and CISF to get power to shoot down 'rogue' low flying objects

The issue was discussed threadbare at a recent meeting of the Union home secretary with representatives of the Indian Air Force, civil aviation ministry, Central Industrial Security Force and other stakeholders.

China refuses to budge, says no to India's NSG membership

China’s has repeatedly stonewalled India’s admission in the NSG, a move that has become a major stumbling block in bilateral relations between the two countries.


NSG meet on, China says it will reject India's entry

China has made clear in the past that it will not let India join the elite group as it is not a signatory to the Non-Nuclear-Proliferation Treaty.

NSG at forefront of PM Narendra Modi’s three-nation trip

“They are on board but it is good to establish contact with member countries through a high-level visit at the PM’s level,” a key government functionary said.

India asks nations friendly with China to plead NSG case, Beijing stubborn

India had officially applied for membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) which controls export of nuclear materials, equipment and technology in May last year.

National Security Guard may use private commercial planes for anti-hijacking drill

At present, the NSG is empowered for requisition of aircraft from any operator registered in India in case of emergency, while its anti-hijacking exercise could be conducted on any government or Air India aircraft.

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Modi in Ireland: PM seeks Irish support for India’s bid in UNSC, NSG

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today sought Ireland’s support for India’s membership of UN Security Council and international export control regimes including NSG during wide ranging talks with his Irish counterpart which also covered global challenges like terror and radicalisation. During his nearly five-hour stopover en-route to the US, Modi, who is the first Indian Prime […]