Protest, walkout in lower house
DMK member TR Balu too protested against the government decision to remove SPG cover of the Congress leaders. While Congress and DMK members staged a walkout, other Opposition leaders chose to remain in the House.
Post-26/11, big private firms choose CISF to provide security cover
Unlike the Special Protection Group (SPG) guarding the prime minister and families of former prime ministers, the CISF is not a lean, elite force.
Opposition leaders in Lok Sabha demand Farooq Abdullah be allowed to attend House
Opposition leaders also raised the issue of MPs not being a...
PM Narendra Modi says no to bullet-proof shield at Red Fort
PM Modi broke a three-decade old tradition when he overruled the security agencies and spoke without any bullet-proof shield from Red Fort.
Rahul Gandhi holds roadshow for Jitendra Singh, press conference cancelled
Rahul Gandhi along with Singh and PCC President Sachin Pilot greeted people from an open-roof SUV amid tight security arrangements.
Priyanka Vadra land case: No one can claim VIP not covered under RTI, says HP State Information Commission
SIC said in a detailed order on its direction to authorities here to provide information on the land purchase sought by an RTI activist after he was denied this.
Jashodaben likely to get same security cover as Narendra Modi
Jashodaben is 100 per cent entitled to elite Special Protection Group (SPG) cover and the force will have to provide security to her as Modi is set to take over as the Prime Minister
Did Rahul Gandhi get Special Protection Group cover during his 59-day vacation? Government keeps mum
RTI applicant Dev Ashish Bhattacharya had sought to know if Gandhi was protected by the SPG during the 59-day of absence.
SPG expenses balloon in last decade, Rs 1,800 crore spent on 5 protectees since 2004
Nearly Rs 1,800 cr been spent by the UPA govt for protecting three members of the Gandhi family, PM & former PM Vajpayee, since 2004.
Rahul 'mass contact' gives SPG the jitters
Rahul gets a taste of the aam aadmi's life when his carcade was stuck in traffic jams no less than five times in Ghaziabad.
Margin of error: It just doesn't happen with SPG
You know something of considerable significance is brewing when the otherwise desolate precinct of Mumbai’s business district is buzzing with activity on a wet and windy Sunday evening.
Team Rahul Gandhi on a strategy that aims for national success
Rahul Gandhi aims for national success through political and policy shifts in UP. The risks are as high as potential rewards.
Special Protection Group's women commandos for security cover for Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka Vadra
SPG provides security to the PM and his immediate family, former prime minister Atal Behari Vajpayee, and Sonia Gandhi and her children-Rahul and Priyanka.
Modi’s Discovery ‘shoot was over 30 minutes before Pulwama'
The channel said the upcoming episode will be telecast across 180 countries in multiple languages on all Discovery networks.
Government decides to withdraw NSG from VIP security duties
This will be after over two decades that the 'black cat' commandos of the elite counter-terror force will be taken out from VIP protection duties, a task not originally charted for it when the force was conceptualised and raised in 1984. The force provides proximate and mobile security cover under the top 'Z+' category to 13 'high-risk' VIPs.
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