National Security

China says US chipmaker Micron 'failed' national security review

It marked the latest escalation in the bitter chip war between the United States and China, with Washington looking to cut off Beijing's access to cutting-edge semiconductors.

published on : 22nd May 2023

Amritpal Singh booked in eight cases, National Security Act invoked against him

Amritpal Singh and his close associate Papalpreet Singh were booked on charges of extortion and illegal confinement at Bilga Police Station of Jalandhar (Rural).

published on : 24th April 2023

Pakistan, China to virtually attend meeting of SCO National Security Advisors in Delhi

The next important SCO meet will be the defence ministers' meet from April 27-29. There is no clarity on whether Pakistan and China will attend this meet in person or virtually or skip it.

published on : 28th March 2023

Shah to chair regional meet on drug trafficking and national security in Bengaluru

Later in the day, Shah will lay the foundation stone of Sahakara Samridhi Soudha and inaugurate various  other programmes by the Ministry of Cooperation.

published on : 24th March 2023

NSA order against radical preacher Amritpal Singh issued on Saturday: Police affidavit in HC

During the hearing of the petition on Tuesday, the state government said that Amritpal was neither detained nor arrested by police.

published on : 21st March 2023

Denied compensation, five of family attempt immolation at Pragathi Bhavan

However, the tahasildar’s investigation found that the same land was allocated to different persons in the subsequent years by the same board.

published on : 31st January 2023

BSF ex-DG Pankaj Kumar Singh appointed India's Deputy NSA

Singh will assist National Security Advisor Ajit Doval in the creation, implementation and improvisation of India’s national security strategies.

published on : 18th January 2023

Minority radicalisation bigger threat to national security

While such incidents are to be expected, the reality is that the threat of Islamist terrorism in India has been marginalised.

published on : 11th December 2022

MP: NSA invoked against Bangladeshi involved in trafficking women for flesh trade

Tafazzur Mamun, who uses fake identity cards with the names Vijay Kumar, Amrul and Vimal Dutt, allegedly operated a human trafficking racket from Mumbai.

published on : 7th June 2022

Freed from jail, Dr Kafeel Khan says he fears for his life in UP, wants to serve nation

The medico took a jibe at the UP STF in a veiled reference to the Vikas Dubey encounter, saying he was grateful to the sleuths as they spared his life while bringing him from Maharashtra

published on : 2nd September 2020

Welcome release of Kafeel Khan, hope Azam Khan will get justice too: Akhilesh Yadav

The high court on Tuesday quashed Khan's detention under the NSA and ordered his immediate release, saying his speech at the AMU didn't promote hatred or violence.

published on : 2nd September 2020

India has developed proactive defence policy: Amit Shah in Kolkata

Shah also said that India has now joined the league of countries like the US and Israel in carrying out surgical strikes.

published on : 1st March 2020

Have 'constricted power' to review govt decisions pertaining to nation's security, says SC

The top court said however that the scope of judicial review would vary with the subject matter of the contract and there cannot be any uniform standard which could be understood.

published on : 14th December 2018

How will the entry of US diplomats John Bolton and Mike Pompeo change US- Asia Policy?

With John Bolton as NSA, experts do see the White House trying to lean on China to pressure the Pakistanis to crack down harder on terrorism.

published on : 24th March 2018

John Bolton, new US national security advisor, in his own words

John Bolton, the former US ambassador to the UN named by President Donald Trump to serve as his new National Security Advisor, does not mince words.

published on : 24th March 2018

Trump warns of immigration threat to national security

Trump said that America's current immigration system weakens national security, as his administration sought Supreme Court backing to lift protections shielding 700,000 Dreamer immigrants.

published on : 17th January 2018

Immigration system undermining national security, says US Attorney General Jeff Sessions

The White House says the current system brings too many people to the country who cannot assimilate and lack skills and education to contribute to society.

published on : 16th January 2018

China's Arunachal Pradesh transgression accidental, labourers not troops crossed border: Report

The recent Chinese intrusion was an "inadvertent border crosswalk" by some labourers and did not involve Chinese troops, according to a report by the National Security Council.

published on : 7th January 2018

Tensions over North Korea worsen rights violations, says United Nations

North Korea's latest ballistic missile test demonstrated that it can threaten the US mainland, and there is growing concern that it will soon be able to put a nuclear warhead on its missiles.

published on : 12th December 2017

Pakistan using India as an excuse to pursue its Afghan policy, says senior US security official Michael Anton

The US has said strongly refuting Islamabad's concerns with regard to Indian developmental activities in Afghanistan.

published on : 23rd August 2017
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