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U'khand forest fire: Situation under control, says Rajnath  May 2, 11:39 am
New Delhi, May. 2 (ANI):Speaking about the measures being taken by the Centre to contain the Uttarakhand forest fire, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said that he was in regular touch with officials of the hill state, adding the situation was under control.
Rajnath Singh reviews U'Khand forest fire situation  May 1, 3:04 pm
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday reviewed the Uttarakhand forest fire situation during his meeting with the state's Chief Secretary and concerned officers in his ministry.
Uttarakhand fire: Rajnath speaks to Governor, assures all assistance  Apr 30, 6:43 pm
New Delhi, Apr.30 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday spoke to Uttarakhand Governor K.K Paul over the issue of fires in forests on the state, and assured that Centre is providing all necessary assistance to control the fire.
Ishrat case: Chidambaram should stop evading questions, says BJP  Apr 26, 12:04 pm
New Delhi, Apr 26 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday fired a fresh salvo at former home minister P. Chidambaram over the alleged changes that he made in the affidavits of the Ishrat Jahan case and dared the former not to evade questions and respond to the queries raised in this regard.
Ishrat case: Chidambaram shouldn't make frivolous statements, says Rijiju  Apr 25, 3:40 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 25 (ANI): Training all guns at former home minister P. Chidambaram over his comments that the affidavit controversy in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case was only an attempt to divert attention from the real issue, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Monday said the issue is very serious and the opposition leader should not make such frivolous comments.
Affidavit controversy in Ishrat case an attempt to divert attention from real issue: Chidambaram  Apr 25, 1:26 pm
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Former home minister P. Chidambaram on Monday alleged that the affidavit controversy related to the Ishrat Jahan encounter case was only to an attempt to divert attention from the real issue.
Centre intolerant about even slightest criticism: Chidambaram  Apr 25, 1:24 pm
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Former union home minister P. Chidambaram on Monday took a jibe at the NDA Government at the Centre for criticising RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, and said that this attitude by the government only exposes its inability to tolerate even the slightest criticism.
Morphed pic row: Karat files complaint against Derek O'Brien  Apr 24, 12:18 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): Former CPM general secretary Prakash Karat on Sunday filed a complaint against Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Derek O'Brien for showing a "morphed" picture which showed Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh offering sweet to the senior CPI(M) leader.
BJP-TMC spar over 'photoshopped' picture showing BJP-Left 'camaraderie'  Apr 23, 11:14 pm
Kolkata, Apr. 23 (ANI): In an incident which has left the Trinamool Congress (TMC) with an egg on their face, a picture of Home Minister Rajnath Singh feeding a ladoo to former CPI-M general secretary Prakash Karat was displayed at a presser by the party, which in fact was a morphed photograph.
Drought woes: Centre allots funds to parched Karnataka  Apr 22, 1:11 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 22 (ANI): In a high level committee meeting chaired by Home Minister Rajnath Singh here today, Central assistance in the forms of funds were allotted to Karnataka, Puducherry and Arunachal Pradesh who have been affected by drought and floods.
Shocker! Babulal Gaur touches woman inappropriately  Apr 21, 3:49 pm
Bhopal, Apr. 21 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Babulal Gaur, who had earlier stirred a hornet's nest after describing rape as a social crime, courted controversy yet again on Thursday as he was caught on camera inappropriately touching a woman as she was climbing on to a bus during an event here.
Govt. committed for social security to all citizens, says Rajnath  Apr 20, 8:46 pm
Lucknow, Apr.20 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said that NDA Government is committed for social security to all people in the country.
Samjhauta blast case: UPA pressurised officers to get things done, says Rijiju  Apr 20, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, Apr.20 (ANI): Responding to the National Investigation Agency's (NIA) clean chit to Lt. Col. Purohit, an accused in the Samjhauta blast case, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday said, "The manner in which the Congress-led UPA government pressurised officers to get things done, which is not good. They should have not done it."
'Grand design' behind Chidambaram 'absolving' Ishrat Jahan: Rijiju  Apr 20, 6:10 pm
New Delhi, Apr.20 (ANI): Maintaining that the question as to whether former union home minister P. Chidambaram had signed the affidavits in the Ishrat Jahan case is already in the public domain, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday trained his guns on the Congress and alleged that there could be more people involved in it.
Congress hatched conspiracy with 'political agenda': Javadekar on Ishrat Jahan case  Apr 20, 12:06 pm
New Delhi, Apr.20 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday questioned the Congress Party's silence over reports claiming that former home minister P. Chidambaram had signed the first affidavit in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, and accused the grand old party of hatching a conspiracy against the people of India with a political agenda.
Ishrat case: BJP demands Congress' apology for helping culprits  Apr 19, 12:46 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Continuing the tirade against former home minister P. Chidambaram in the Ishrat Jahan case, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday said the Congress Party, which stands exposed for helping the culprits, should apologise to the nation.
Swamy demands Chidambaram's arrest under National Security Act  Apr 19, 11:06 am
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Coming down heavily on P. Chidambaram for signing the first affidavit in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday demanded the former home minister's arrest under the National Security Act.
In Chhattisgarh, Rajnath tells Naxals shun violence for talks  Apr 16, 5:34 pm
Raipur (Chhattisgarh), Apr. 16 (ANI): Calling upon people involved in Naxal activities to give up violence, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said if they are ready to give up violence, talks can take place with them, adding that violence has no place in a democracy.
Aim for 50 percent of total cargo exports, imports through Indian shipping firms: Rajnath Singh  Apr 15, 11:44 pm
Mumbai, Apr. 15 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday asked the Indian Maritime Sector to aim for 50 percent of total cargo exports and imports through Indian shipping companies and with ships built in India.
Home Minister has given us assurance about bringing body of Kirpal Singh back: Dalbir Kaur  Apr 15, 11:48 am
New Delhi, Apr. 15 (ANI): Dalbir Kaur, the sister of alleged Indian spy Sarabjit Singh, who died in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail three years ago, said Friday that Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has given an assurance that all concerns related to the bringing of the body of Kirpal Singh back from Pakistan will be addressed.
Kirpal Singh's kin to meet Rajnath  Apr 15, 9:54 am
New Delhi, Apr.15 (ANI): The family members of Kirpal Singh, the Indian prisoner who died under mysterious circumstances in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail, will meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in the national capital today to express her concern over the gruesome treatment meted out to the Indians languishing in Pakistan jails.
NIT issue should not be seen as outsider versus insider: Mehbooba  Apr 12, 11:13 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 12 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday said the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Srinagar, issue should not be seen as outsider versus insider.
Mehbooba Mufti to meet Rajnath in Delhi today  Apr 12, 10:34 am
New Delhi, Apr. 12 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti will meet Home Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi today.
Puttingal temple fire: Rajnath assures assistance to Kerala CM  Apr 10, 1:56 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 10 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday dubbed the massive fire at the Puttingal temple in Kerala that killed over 100 people as tragic and assured all assistance to Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in this hour of crisis.
PM Modi condoles deaths in Puttingal temple fire, announces relief  Apr 10, 10:11 am
New Delhi, Apr. 10 (ANI): Expressing his grief over the killing of 83 people and over 350 injured in the Puttingal temple fire in Kerala's Kollam district on Sunday morning, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the incident is heart-rending and shocking beyond words, while announcing ex-gratia relief of Rs. 2 lakh to next of the kin of the victims and Rs 50,000 to critically injured.