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Chidambaram for strengthening intelligence coordination
NEW DELHI: In the aftermath of the worst-ever Mumbai terror attacks, the government is taking steps to achieve coordination among multiple intelligence agencies so that prompt preventive action could be taken on the basis of ``actionable ...
‘Courts can’t order CBI probe without government leave’
New Delhi: The Supreme Court and the High Courts have no power to order a CBI probe, contrary to the Delhi Special Police Establishment Act (DSPE) that contemplates prior consent of the State concerned. Senior counsel K.K. Venugopal ...
TV channels reject Ministry’s advisory
NEW DELHI: Television news broadcasters have unanimously rejected the Union Information & Broadcasting Ministry’s advisory on coverage of terrorism — particularly the Mumbai attacks and its aftermath — as ...
Buddhadeb wants Maoists isolated
KOLKATA: West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee ruled out outlawing the Maoists in the State even as he asserted that the ultras were behind the ongoing tribal agitation in Paschim Medinipur district. The Lalgarh squad of the ...
“Romila Thapar changed the way India’s past is understood”
CHENNAI: While announcing the 2008 Kluge Prize for Lifetime Achievement in the Study of Humanity to historian Romila Thapar, Librarian of Congress James H. Billington commended her use of a wide variety of ancient sources and of languages, and ...
PLA troops are here for Sino-Indian exercises
Joint Army training marks growing military cooperation
Gogoi: base an NSG hub in Guwahati
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday urged the Centre to base here one of the proposed hubs of the National Security Guard (NSG), which will cater for the entire northeast. Mr. Gogoi said Assam was vulnerable to terror ...
BJP call to avenge terror attacks
Rajnath Singh wants Union government to take measures against Pakistan
IAF insists on changes to Tejas
It does not meet minimum air staff requirements
Take our help to secure coast: fishermen
KOLLAM: “It was the fishing community which provided the first authentic information that the terrorists, who went on a three-day killing spree in Mumbai, had reached the city through the sea,” Harekrishna Debnath, chairman of the ...
Cyber crime to be defined in IT Act amendment
Amendments deal with data security and privacy, identity theft and cyber terrorism
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