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Visa to Uyghur dissident: China in no position to object, says R.K. Singh  Apr 23, 1:53 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 23 (ANI): With Beijing protesting India's permission to a Germany-based Uyghur leader Dolkun Isa to visit Dharamsala later this month, former home secretary R.K. Singh on Saturday said China is in no position to object to Delhi's move after they blocked a move by India to get Azhar Masood on the UN terrorist sanctions list.
Strange 'diplomat' Basit is making undiplomatic statement: RK Singh  Apr 9, 12:26 pm
New Delhi, April.9 (ANI): Former home secretary R.K. Singh on Saturday criticised Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit for asserting that the India-Pakistan Comprehensive Bilateral Dialogue has been suspended at present. He said it is strange to see that a diplomat making such an 'undiplomatic' remark.
Pakistan will not allow Masood Azhar to be put on international terrorist list: RK Singh  Apr 9, 12:26 pm
New Delhi, April.9 (ANI): With India likely to send a second request to United Nation's Sanctions Committee to put Masood Azhar on the banned terrorist list, former home secretary R.K. Singh on Saturday said that Pakistan will not allow Azhar to be put on that.
MHA constitutes committee to strengthen border protection  Apr 5, 7:54 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 5 (ANI): The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has constituted a committee under the chairmanship of retired home secretary Madhukar Gupta in order to strengthen border protection and address the issue of gaps and vulnerability in border fencing along the Indo-Pakistan border.
Pak sending JIT to India was just 'eyewash': R.K Singh  Apr 3, 1:26 pm
New Delhi, April 3 (ANI): Former home secretary R.K Singh on Sunday described the recent visit of a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) from Pakistan to probe the Pathankot terror attack as eyewash.
Constant efforts to establish social harmony key to peace in 21st century: Dr. B.P. Singh  Apr 2, 3:14 pm
New Delhi, April 2 (ANI): Former home secretary and governor of Sikkim B.P. Singh said religious harmony, educational programming and a strengthening of the institutions of governance within a country and also at the international level would help in maintaining peace in the 21st century.
R.K. Singh dubs Hurriyat leaders as 'traitors'  Mar 15, 5:10 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 15 (ANI): Dubbing Hurriyat leaders as "traitors", Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Member of Parliament and former Union home secretary R.K. Singh on Tuesday asked as to what would be Islamabad's reaction if New Delhi starts inviting Baloch rebels.
Made only 'editorial' changes in Ishrat files, says Chidambaram  Mar 15, 11:17 am
Mumbai, Mar. 15 (ANI): Amid the ongoing row over the controversial Ishrat Jahan case, former union home minister P. Chidambaram said that then home secretary G. K.Pillai went through affidavits related to the Ishrat Jahan encounter case thrice, and added that as minister, he only made 'editorial' changes to them as is a compulsive habit with lawyers like him.
SC dismisses to entertain plea seeking probe against Mumbai Police   Mar 14, 12:38 pm
New Delhi, Mar.14 (ANI): In view of the claims made by former union home secretary R.K. Singh, the Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain the plea seeking a probe against the Mumbai cops, who allegedly work on underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's payroll.
T20 event row: India assures security, says 'no cause of concern'  Mar 11, 6:06 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 11 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday termed the meeting between Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit and Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi as 'positive' and assured appropriate security to all the teams participating in the ICC World T20 event.
Govt. makes adequate arrangements for visitors: Rajnath on T20 row  Mar 11, 5:22 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 11 (ANI): Amid the ongoing uncertainty over the arrival of Pakistan's national cricket squad in India, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said New Delhi makes adequate arrangements for those visiting the nation.
T20 row: Pak envoy meets Home Secy, says Islamabad to take final call  Mar 11, 4:51 pm
New Delhi, Mar.11 (ANI): In the wake of Islamabad's reluctance to send the national cricket squad to India for the ICC World T20, Pakistan's High Commissioner Abdul Basit on Friday met Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi and said that his country's government would take a final call based on his recommendations.
WT20 Indo-Pak row: Pak HC Basit meets Home Secy  Mar 11, 4:16 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 11 (ANI): With clouds of uncertainty hanging over the arrival of Pakistan cricket team for the ICC World Twenty20, Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit arrived at the North Block here on Friday to meet Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi.
Lord Ahmed reiterates questions on enquiry against Altaf Hussain  Mar 7, 1:37 pm
London, Mar.7 (ANI): Pakistan-origin British politician and life-peer Lord Nazir Ahmed has once again taken the controversial affairs of MQM and its leader Altaf Hussain with Home Secretary Theresa May and Attorney General Jeremy Wright.
Congress slams 'spineless' Pillai for changing view on Ishrat Jahan case  Mar 5, 10:21 am
New Delhi, Mar.5 (ANI): Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit on Saturday launched a tirade against former home secretary G.K. Pillai for his latest revelations in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, saying that it was extremely disappointing to see that bureaucrats like the latter change their view depending upon the government.
Digvijay defends Chidambaram, says G.K. Pillai works for Adani  Mar 2, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 2 (ANI): Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Wednesday defended former home minister P. Chidambaram in wake of the latest revelations made by former home secretary G.K. Pillai and former under secretary (Internal Security) R V S Mani in the Ishrat Jahan case, saying it is quite surprising that these people have attained knowledge post retirement.
Chidambaram never consulted me before revising the affidavit: Pillai  Mar 1, 12:48 pm
Bengaluru, March.1 (ANI): Former home secretary G.K. Pillai on Tuesday asserted that former finance minister P. Chidambaram never consulted him before revising the second affidavit in the Ishrat Jahan case.
Disappointing that Pillai is distancing from affidavit: Chidambaram  Feb 29, 6:35 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 29 (ANI): Taking responsibility for the second affidavit in the Ishrat Jahan case, former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Monday said that it was disappointing that the then home secretary G.K. Pillai is distancing himself from it.
Govt. targets Congress after G.K. Pillai's claim in Ishrat Jahan case  Feb 26, 11:44 am
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affair Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Friday asked the Congress Party to come clean on the assertion made by former home secretary G.K. Pillai that there was a 'political interference' in the Ishrat Jahan case.
HC seeks detail report in Sonepat gang rape  Feb 26, 10:04 am
Chandigarh, Feb. 26 (ANI): The Punjab and Haryana High Court has sought a detailed report from the Haryana Director General of Police and the Home Secretary by Monday in a Sonepat gang rape case during the Jat agitation.
LeT listed Ishrat's name in its martyr's list: G.K. Pillai  Feb 25, 8:23 pm
New Delhi, Feb.25 (ANI): Former Home Secretary G.K. Pillai on Thursday said it was a matter of investigation whether Ishrat Jahan was a terrorist or not, but added that her name was mentioned in the martyr's list of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
Death toll in Jat unrest reaches 12: Haryana Govt.  Feb 21, 7:51 pm
Chandigarh, Feb. 21 (ANI): Additional Chief Home Secretary of Haryana P.K. Das on Sunday confirmed that the death toll due to the Jat agitation has reached to 12.
JNU row: NHRC issues notice to Home Secretary, Police Commissioner  Feb 17, 1:42 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 17 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to Union Home Secretary, Chief Secretary, Delhi Police Commissioner and the Registrar of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) over police action in the varsity campus and called for a report within two weeks.
R.K. Singh backs Headley's claim on Ishrat Jahan  Feb 11, 2:43 pm
New Delhi, Feb.11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former home secretary R.K. Singh on Thursday said his earlier assertion that Ishrat Jahan was a terrorist stands vindicated with 26/11 conspirator David Coleman Headley's revealing before a Special Mumbai Court that she was a LeT operative.
Pakistan denying visa to Anupam Kher sends a contradictory signal: BJP  Feb 2, 1:05 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 2 (ANI): Former home secretary and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP R.K. Singh on Tuesday said that the Pakistan High Commission denying a visa to actor Anupam Kher to attend the Karachi Literary Festival sends a contradictory signal on what Islamabad wants.