Lt Gen Naveed Mukhtar, an intelligence veteran, has been appointed chief of Pakistan’s powerful spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence with new army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa effecting the first big reshuffle to tighten his hold on the military that plays a key role in the country’s affairs. As part of a major shake-up of the military top brass, Bajwa abruptly removed Director-General of ISI Lt Gen Rizwan Akhtar and named Mukhtar in his place while also ringing in several other ... Rediff.com, 2 months ago
One of the key suspects in the Kanpur train derailment in November has been arrested from Tribhuvan International Airport in Nepal after being deported from Dubai. A special team of Nepal Police arrested Samshul Hoda along with three others. Hoda has been detained from the Tribhuvan International Airport, said Deputy Inspector General of Police Pashupati Upadhyaya. “We have heard that Hoda is wanted in a railway accident that took place in Kanpur last year killing 150 people,” ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
The Uttar Pradesh (UP) Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) raided a coaching centre in west Delhi’s Uttam Nagar area on Wednesday, which was reportedly being used to spy on Indian military operations by a suspected Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agent, Gulshan ...DNA, 2 weeks ago
A body representing Indian Revenue Service officers has decided to stick to its earlier stand to observe Monday as a “black day”. This is against the Goods and Services Tax Council's decision to divide administrative turf between the Centre and states, despite an assurance by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley that the new indirect tax regime would create ample job opportunities. The officers would wear black bands on Monday, which is also Martyrs day, the IRS Association ...Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
A National Investigation Agency team on Monday inspected the accident site of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express in Vizianagaram, in which 39 people lost their lives on Saturday, to ascertain if it was a terror act as the Railways has suspected sabotage. Official sources said the team is looking into whether there was a terror angle involved or the accident was due to technical or human error. It was just an examination of the accident site to draw preliminary inferences whether the case ...Rediff.com, 4 weeks ago 39 killed in Hirakhand express derailment in Andhra Pradesh Rediff.com, 4 weeks ago
Pakistani media reported on Wednesday that Sartaj Aziz, the Foreign Affairs Advisor to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, at a closed-door full Senate chamber meeting almost absolved former Indian Navy officer Kuldhushan Jadhav of espionage charges. After ...DNA, 2 months ago
The Khalistan Liberation Force (KLF) Chief Harminder Singh Mintoo will be taken to various places, including Goa, where he is reported to have had a base, to gather information about his hideouts and contacts. His police custody was also extended by seven ...DNA, 2 months ago
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