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Need to beef intelligence to combat terrorism: PM (Lead)


September 10th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Investigative and intelligence agencies of the country must be strengthened to combat Maoists and terrorists, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Saturday."We must continuously upgrade ... Read more...

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India’s capacity to deal with security challenges will be better by 2012: Chidambaram


November 30th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.30 (ANI): Presenting his monthly report for November, Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram said on Tuesday that India's capacity to deal with security challenges would be better by 2012."Despite ... Read more...

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RwandAir orders two Next-Generation 737-800 jets from Boeing


May 7th, 2010 - 4:41 am ICT by BNO News
SEATTLE (BNO NEWS) – Boeing and RwandAir on Thursday announced an order for two Next-Generation 737-800 jets.Based in Kigali, Rwanda, the airline is expanding its fleet to broaden its network. RwandAir currently ... Read more...

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Centre gives approves procurement of 59,000 bullet proof jackets


April 30th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): Union Home Ministry has given approval for procurement of 59,000 light weight bullet proof jackets for the Central Police Forces.Presenting April month report card, Union Home Secretary ... Read more...

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Ready to talk to any group that abjures violence: PM


March 5th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Describing as "satisfactory" the overall internal security situation last year, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday told the Lok Sabha that the government is ready to talk ... Read more...

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NSG to have stable structures at new hubs by next year: DG


November 26th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 26 (ANI): National Security Guard (NSG) commandos positioned at their new centers in four cities and currently placed in temporary locations will have permanent positions by next year.The permanent ... 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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PM’s speech at CMs’ Conference on Internal Security


August 17th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by IBNS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IBNS) The Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, inaugurated the Chief Ministers’ Conference on Internal Security in New Delhi today. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister called for ... Read more...

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Be prepared for fresh terror strikes: PM


August 17th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) The government has information of "an ongoing ploy of terrorist groups in Pakistan" preparing to strike India again, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Monday while stressing ... 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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Another terror strike from West coast possible: Chidambaram


July 1st, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, July 01(ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday revealed that intelligence agencies have warned about the possibility of another terror strike from the West coast.Addressing the media after ... Read more...

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Hyderabad gets NSG hub, to get training centre too


July 1st, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 1 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday inaugurated a regional hub of the elite anti-terror National Security Guard (NSG) here and said the city would soon get a training ... Read more...

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Mumbai gets anti-terror hub


June 30th, 2009 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Tuesday inaugurated the first of the four elite National Security Guard (NSG) hubs the government has planned after the 26/11 terrorist attack here ... Read more...

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Mumbai NSG hub to be operational Tuesday


June 29th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) The Mumbai hub of National Security Guards (NSG) would become operational Tuesday, nearly seven months after the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks. "After the Mumbai terror attack, a ... Read more...

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Elite German force chief may visit to discuss NSG training


January 22nd, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Chief of the German counter-terrorism force GSG-9 Olaf Lindner is likely to visit India next week to discuss counter-terrorism training for the National Security Guard (NSG) that ... Read more...

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Chidambaram discusses establishing new NSG hubs with army chief


January 13th, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Tuesday discussed setting up of four new regional hubs of the National Security Guard (NSG) with its Director General J.K. Dutt and Army ... Read more...

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Chidambaram asks Army, NSG chief to set-up regional NSG hubs on time


January 13th, 2009 - 8:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.13 (ANI): Union Home Minister P.Chidambaram met Army Chief General Deepak Kapoor, and National Security Guards (NSG) Chief J K Dutt, here today to discuss the progress in the ... Read more...

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Setting up regional hubs will take time: NSG chief (Interview)


December 29th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) It will take "some time" to set up four regional National Security Guard (NSG) hubs in the country, a demand sparked off by the Mumbai attacks, says ... Read more...

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NSG best equipped to tackle terror, suffers poor logistics: Chidamabaram


December 11th, 2008 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidamabaram Thursday acknowledged the National Security Guard (NSG) was the country's "best trained and best equipped force" to combat terrorists but also admitted that ... Read more...

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Three IITs to help government regulate tobacco industry


September 9th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) The central health ministry has roped in three Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) to test tobacco products of their toxic contents and help the ministry in regulating ... Read more...

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Gulf shipyards set to witness major growth


April 18th, 2008 - 12:08 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, April 18 (IANS) Shipyards in the Gulf are rapidly emerging as regional hubs for ship building, repairs and conversions as the Middle East maritime industry witnesses rapid growth, according to industry ... Read more...

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