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It is Fortress Delhi ahead of I-Day


August 12th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Around 6,000 security force personnel, including commandos, are being deployed in the national capital ahead of the Independence Day, especially in and around the Red ... Read more...

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High security in place for Independence Day in Delhi


August 14th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) A day ahead of the Independence Day, security forces are on a high alert in Delhi. A five-layer security system is in place for ... Read more...

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High security for I-Day celebrations


August 12th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Ahead of Independence Day, security forces have gone on high alert. A five-layer security system will be place Aug 15 when Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

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Security beefed up in Delhi ahead of Independence Day


August 8th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Ahead of Independence Day next week, security is being beefed up in the capital, especially keeping in mind the July 13 Mumbai blasts. The areas ... Read more...

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Bitta’s plea for NSG security cover rejected


May 27th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday rejected the request of M.S. Bitta, chairman of All India Anti-Terrorist Front, seeking a direction to the central government to ... Read more...

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Delhi set to receive Obama


November 7th, 2010 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Delhi Sunday was all set to welcome US President Barack Obama on the second leg of his four-day India visit.Obama, who arrived in Mumbai Saturday, is ... Read more...

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Five layers of security for Obama’s Delhi visit


November 6th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) As US President Barack Obama arrives in the Indian capital Sunday for a two-day stay, he will be covered by a five-tier security comprising hundreds of ... Read more...

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Determined team work secured Commonwealth Games: Officials


October 15th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
By George Joseph New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Determined and dedicated team work right from the prime minister and the security agencies to the constable on the streets, besides high-tech systems including ... Read more...

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Security in top gear as Delhi braces for Games extravaganza


October 3rd, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Their weapons drawn out, thousands of security personnel were on high alert in and around the Commonwealth Games Village and other venues as the Indian capital prepared ... Read more...

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Elaborate, high-tech security in place for Games


October 1st, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
By George Joseph and Praveen Kumar New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) From plainclothes detectives mingling with the crowds to unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), the Indian capital is under an unprecedented security cover ... Read more...

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Police take ‘full command’ of Commonwealth Games venues


September 12th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Praveen Kumar New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Aiming to provide "foolproof security" during the Commonwealth Games, Delhi Police have taken over all the 11 competition venues and started holding mock drills and ... Read more...

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Akshardham case: Supreme Court stays death sentence of three convicts


September 6th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 6 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the death sentence of three accused in connection with the Akshardham temple attack case of September 24, 2002 in which 34 ... Read more...

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Chandigarh police to increase quick reaction team’s strength


June 27th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 27 (IANS) The Chandigarh police will increase to 100 the strength of its Quick Reaction Team (QRT) commandos -- trained on the lines of the National Security Guard (NSG) to ... Read more...

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Mumbai attack hero to head Maharashtra counter-terror force


June 2nd, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Sadanand Date, the police officer seriously wounded in a gun battle with Pakistani terrorists during the 2008 Mumbai attack, was Wednesday appointed the chief of Force One, Maharashtra's ... Read more...

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IAF and NSG conduct exercise ‘Black Eagle’


May 13th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Manesar (Haryana), May 13 (ANI): India's elite counter-terrorist force National Security Guard (NSG) the 'Black Cats' and youngest Special Force, GARUDs of Indian Air Force (IAF) conducted a joint exercise called 'Black ... Read more...

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Hang Kasab now, says slain commando’s father


May 6th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 6 (IANS) K. Unnikrishnan, father of the slain National Security Guard commando Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, said Thursday there should be no delay in the execution of Pakistani terrorist Ajmal ... Read more...

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No commemorative event by NSG on 26/11


November 24th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The National Security Guard (NSG), which finally decimated the Mumbai attackers and lost two of its men, will not be organising any commemorative event to mark the ... Read more...

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Family of a martyr of Mumbai terror attack remembers their only child


November 15th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by ANI
By ShwetaBangalore, Nov.15 (AN): It's been almost a year to the Mumbai terror attack in which about at least 173 persons, including security men, died and 308 others suffered injuries, but ... Read more...

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New weapons, better preparedness since 26/11: NSG chief (One Year after 26/11)


November 13th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sahil Makkar New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Forty minutes from their Manesar headquarters to the Delhi airport, three hours in an IL-76 plane to Mumbai and another 40 odd minutes to get ... Read more...

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Delhi to get 24X7 NSG security


October 21st, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Sahil Makkar New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Come December, over 100 elite commandos of the country's best crack force, the National Security Guard (NSG), will be deployed for round the clock anti-terrorist ... Read more...

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NSG commandos to operate from Delhi airport


October 16th, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Commandos of the elite National Security Guards (NSG) will soon be operating from near the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport for faster response to emergency situations like ... Read more...

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Chidambaram promises better weapons as NSG celebrates silver jubilee


October 16th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Manesar (Haryana), Oct 16 (ANI): Praising the valour and sacrifice made by commandos of the National Security Guards (NSG) during the 26/11, Union Home Minister P.Chidambaram on Friday promised them better hi-tech ... Read more...

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NSG to get high tech new weapons to fight terror: Chidambaram


October 16th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Manesar (Haryana), Oct 16 (IANS) The process of inducting state-of-the-art weapons for for the National Security Guard (NSG) is in the final stages, Home Minister P. Chidambaram said Friday while detailing ... Read more...

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Clinton arrives in Delhi


July 19th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 19 (ANI): Visiting US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Delhi today.Soon after her arrival from Mumbai, Clinton proceeded to the ITC Green Building in Gurgoan, ... Read more...

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Delhi secured ahead of Clinton visit


July 19th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will touch down Sunday noon in New Delhi, a city that has put on its finest armour for the former ... Read more...

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Final touches to security for Clinton’s Delhi visit


July 18th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Nearly 2,000 police and intelligence personnel were busy in the national capital Saturday giving final touches to security for US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton who ... Read more...

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Taj Hotel turned into fortress to host Hillary Clinton (Lead)


July 17th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Around 2,000 police and intelligence personnel besides commandos will provide security to US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during her two-day stay in the national capital. ... Read more...

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Kolkata gets eastern hub of NSG


July 1st, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 1 (IANS) The eastern regional hub of the elite anti-terror force National Security Guard (NSG) was inaugurated in the West Bengal capital Wednesday. The Kolkata centre of the NSG is ... Read more...

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Hyderabad gets anti-terror hub, to have training centre too (Lead)


July 1st, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 1 (IANS) Hyderabad will soon get a regional centre of the National Security Guard (NSG), Home Minister P. Chidambaram said here Wednesday while inaugurating a regional hub of the ... Read more...

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Hyderabad gets NSG hub, to have training centre too (Lead)


July 1st, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 1 (IANS) This city will soon get a training centre for over 5,000 commandos, Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram said here Wednesday while inaugurating a regional hub of the ... Read more...

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IAF has role in anti-terror operations: Air chief


April 15th, 2009 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) has a role to play in anti-terror operations within the country, its top-most commander said Wednesday. "The IAF always has a role in ... Read more...

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A ‘helmet gun’, courtesy school dropout (With Images)


February 27th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, Feb 27 (IANS) A helmet gun with a wireless trigger? It might sound like sci-fi, but that's exactly what a school dropout in Uttar Pradesh has devised to help commandos in ... Read more...

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Indigo flight E 664 makes emergency landing at Delhi : possible hijack


February 1st, 2009 - 8:39 pm ICT by admin
Indigo flight E 664 made an emergency landing at Delhi airport today evening. NSG commandos were rushed to the scene and a command center was established.Among other security apparatus, BSF planes were ... Read more...

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President approves 9 Ashok Chakras among 428 defence decorations (Lead)


January 25th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil has approved the award of the Ashok Chakra, the highest gallantry award in peacetime, to 9 security personnel who laid down their lives fighting ... Read more...

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NSG can requisition aircraft during crisis


January 24th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Learning from the Nov 26 Mumbai terror attacks, the government has authorised the National Security Guard (NSG), India's main anti-terrorism crackforce, to requisition aircraft from any operator ... Read more...

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