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Arvind Kumar appointed new IB chief, Samant Goel to head R&AW

Kumar, a 1984-batch IPS officer from the Assam-Meghalaya cadre will be replacing Rajiv Jain whose tenure comes to an end on June 29. Samant Goel will succeed Anil Dhasmana.

IB, R&AW chiefs get six-month extension

The decision to extend the tenure of the two officers by six months was taken due to the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, with the Centre wanting the new government to take a decision on these key posts, officials said.


IB director Rajiv Jain, RAW chief Anil Dhasmana get six months extension

The decision to extend the tenure of the two intelligence chiefs was taken due to the forthcoming general election by the prime minister-led Appointments Committee of the Cabinet.

To bridge language gap, R&AW ropes in native linguists as ‘gurus’

Started about a year ago, the intelligence agency has revived the gurukul concept for specialised language training.

Arms and the Men

At the Screen Preview,director Shoojit Sircar and actor John Abraham assert that their spy thriller Madras Cafe recreates the Sri Lankan civil war but doesn’t take sides

RTI activists see red as govt likely to give immunity to CBI officers

Step against RTI as allegations of corruption,human rights violation must be disclosed.


B Raman,one of RAW founders,passes away

Bahukutumbi Raman,77,was one of India's foremost security experts.

IPS officer Vipul Vijoy sent back to Gujarat

Gujarat cadre’s additional DGP Vipul Vijoy is said to have been recalled from Research and Analysis Wing (RAW).

Hit by Delhi airport expansion plan,R&AW air base set to be shifted

The high-security air base of the Aviation Research Centre (ARC),the aviation wing of the Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW),is likely to be relocated due to the proposed expansion of Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport

13 anti-narcotics body officials booked for graft in 10 yrs,two convicted

At least 13 officials of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) have been booked in the past 10 years in different cases of corruption but only two of them have been convicted