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Pampore encounter: Rajnath offers condolences to CRPF martyrs' kin  Jun 25, 7:48 pm
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI): With eight Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel martyred and 24 injured in the major ambush by two terrorists in Pampore, Jammu and Kashmir today, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has offered his condolences to the kin of the martyred.
Girri calls off hunger strike, challenges Delhi CM for debate  Jun 21, 8:34 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): East Delhi Lok Sabha BJP MP Maheish Girri called off his hunger strike outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's official residence on Tuesday afternoon with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh offering him a glass of juice.
Int'l Yoga Day: Union ministers roll out yoga mat across country  Jun 21, 9:35 am
Lucknow (UP), June 21 (ANI): As Union Ministers spread across the country on Tuesday to celebrate the 2nd International Yoga Day, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Shia cleric Maulana Yasoob Abbas practiced Yoga in Lucknow as Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the way in Chandigarh.
'Yoga' a cultural asset, must not be seen in religious context: Rajnath  Jun 20, 10:45 pm
Lucknow, June 20 (ANI): Maintaining that yoga is a cultural asset of the country, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said it must not be seen in religious context.
Rajnath visits border areas in Gujarat, appreciates BSF jawans  Jun 20, 9:36 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has visited the Border Outpost of Border Security Force (BSF) at Nadabet in Banaskantha district of Gujarat to attend a programme organised to enhance interaction between BSF forces and the local community and for welfare of Jawans and their families.
Rajnath to interact with BSF personnel in Gujarat today  Jun 19, 9:08 am
Gandhinagar, June 19 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit the Nadabet Border out post, a border village in Banaskanth in Gujarat on Sunday, where he will interact with the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and felicitate the gallantry medal winners and family members of martyrs of BSF.
Raghuram Rajan leaving RBI is India's loss: Chidambaram  Jun 18, 7:13 pm
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): Expressing disappointment over Raghuram Rajan's decision to leave his post as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor on the completion of his term this year, former home minister P. Chidamabaram on Saturday asserted that this was clearly India's loss and lashed out at the Centre for inviting this development.
Withdraw permission to construction of Priyanka's house in Shimla: BJP MLA writes to Rajnath  Jun 18, 9:56 am
Mandi, June 18 (ANI): Raising objections to the construction of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's house, Suresh Bhardwaj, BJP's Shimla MLA, has written to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh for cancelling the permission granted to her by the state government, saying it is being built close to 'The Retreat', the President's guest house in Shimla.
Kairana 'exodus': Better to act cautiously than issue statements, says Rajnath  Jun 17, 9:34 pm
Dehradun, June 17 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday asserted that instead of issuing statements on a sensitive issue like Kairana 'migration' issue, it is better to act cautiously and find a solution to the problem.
Need to safeguard coastline from external threats: Rajnath  Jun 16, 9:07 pm
Mumbai, June 16 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday stressed upon the need to safeguard not only industrial, commercial establishments and strategic installations, but also the entire coastline from external threats from sea routes.
Chidambaram attempted to give clean-chit to Ishrat Jahan: Rijiju   Jun 16, 1:28 pm
Mumbai, June 16 (ANI): With Home Ministry Additional Secretary B.K. Prasad-led one-man inquiry committee in its report stating that four of the five missing documents continue to be untraceable, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Thursday alleged that former home minister P. Chidambaram attempted to give a clean-chit to Ishrat Jahan during the UPA rule.
News report on Ishrat case exposes NDA for creating 'fake controversy': Chidambaram  Jun 16, 9:43 am
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): Former home minister P. Chidamabram, who drew flak for the alleged two affidavits filed by the Centre in the Ishrat Jahan case, on Thursday said the reports published in a leading daily "completely exposed the fake controversy created by the NDA government", adding that it vindicates his stand.
Rajnath to chair meeting of home ministers, chief secys, DGPs of coastal states, UT  Jun 16, 8:22 am
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will chair a meeting of home ministers, chief secretaries and Director Generals of Police of coastal states and Union Territories here on Thursday.
I travelled along with 250 NSG commandos to Mumbai within 3 hrs of attack: Patil  Jun 11, 3:11 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): Reprimanding the allegations that there was a delay on part of the Union Home Ministry in sending help to the then Marharashtra government to fight back terrorists in Mumbai on November 26, 2008, former Home Minister Shivraj Patil said within three hours of the attack, he travelled to Mumbai, along with 250-300 National Security Guard commandos, in an aircraft.
Rajnath downplays 'hypothetical' poser on BJP's UP CM face  Jun 10, 12:53 pm
Lucknow, June 10 (ANI): Amid speculations that he may be projected as the BJP's chief ministerial face in Uttar Pradesh, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday skipped a poser on the same terming it as 'hypothetical'.
Mathura violence: Akhilesh Yadav should immediately ask Centre for CBI probe, says BJP  Jun 6, 10:03 am
New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): Backing Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's assertion that there should be a CBI probe into the Mathura violence, BJP leader Vinay Katiyar on Monday said that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav should immediately write to the Centre and demand for the same so that truth comes out before public.
Pathankot attack: Not allowing NIA to visit Pak would be 'betrayal', says Rajnath  Jun 5, 5:26 pm
Amroha (Uttar Pradesh), June 5 (ANI): Issuing a stern warning, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said if Pakistan doesn't allow the National investigation Agency (NIA) to visit the neighbouring nation to probe the Pathankot air base attack then it would be a 'betrayal' to India.
Centre ready for CBI probe in Mathura violence, says Rajnath  Jun 5, 5:11 pm
Amroha, June 5 (ANI): Taking potshots at Chief Minister Akhikesh Yadav and his family over the recent Mathura violence, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said the Centre was ready for a CBI probe into the matter provided the Uttar Pradesh Government demands the same in writing.
BSF convoy attack: Rajnath Singh asks DG to visit J-K  Jun 3, 8:24 pm
Bidar (Karnataka), June 3 (ANI): Expressing grief over the killing of three Border Security Force (BSF) personnel by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Bijbehara, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday directed BSF Director General K.K. Sharma to visit there to take stock of the situation and to make some appropriate arrangements.
Mathura clashes: Rajnath reviews situation, assures full help from Centre  Jun 3, 9:50 am
New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): With the situation remaining severely tense in Mathura following the violent clashes last night that led to the death of 14 people including two cops, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday spoke to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and assured him of complete help from the Centre.
Jats protest outside Rajnath's residence demanding reservation  May 29, 4:40 pm
New Delhi, May.29 (ANI): Jat community leaders from Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi staged a protest outside Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's residence here on Sunday, demanding reservation for the community, after the High Court brought an interim stay on the reservation given to Jats and five other castes in the state.
Rajnath condemns attack on African nationals, calls for increased police patrolling  May 29, 12:33 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): With the government leaving no stone unturned to ensure the absolute security of all African nationals in the country, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday condemned the recent cases of assaults on the foreign citizens in the national capital and called on the Delhi Police to take strict action and increase patrolling.
African nationals attacked: Sushma speaks to Rajnath, assures swift action  May 29, 10:57 am
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Amid the emerging cases of attacks on African nationals in the country, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj spoke to Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Delhi Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung yesterday and was assured of swift justic
Six 'Afghan spies' arrested from Balochistan: Sarfaraz Bugti  May 27, 12:18 pm
Quetta, May 27 (ANI): Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti has announced the arrest of six "Afghan spies" from the province's Pishin area.
Shivraj Patil rejects Digvijaya's claim, says Batla encounter was 'genuine'  May 25, 1:02 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): Former union home minister Shivraj Patil on Wednesday reaffirmed that the 2008 Batla House encounter was genuine and asked Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh to prove his claim on the same.