14 Dec 2015
Panaji: If someone really wants to stay safe, they should not take VIP security cover, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said yesterday. At a function in Panaji organised by the Goa unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party to celebrate the former Chief Minister's 60th birthday, Parrikar said he often pleads with policemen guarding him to keep distance from him.
06 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Union Minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti, whose hate speech kicked up a political storm and stalled Parliament, has been given VIP security. 47-year-old Jyoti, who is a Minister of State in Food Processing Ministry, will now have 11 para-military personnel guarding her round-the-clock, official sources said on Monday.
21 Jul 2015
Patna: A day after the Centre accorded 'Z-plus' VIP security cover to Jitan Ram Manjhi, the BJP today defended the measure saying the former Bihar Chief Minister faced threat to his life from various quarters.
30 Oct 2013
New Delhi: Adding to the VIP protectees list, which had been pruned during the tenure of former Union Home Minister P Chidambaram, the Ministry of Home Affairs has increased the security of Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal to 'Z' category in view of Naxal threat.
10 May 2012
Three forged letters directing Bihar government to provide VIP security cover to a Muslim politician have come to light after the leader approached the Home Ministry complaining against the state.
07 Feb 2013
The state governments on Thursday submitted affidavits before the Supreme Court stating the detailed report of police force engaged in providing VIP security.
01 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Unable to bear the force of incessant rainfall, the road in front of Bungalow No. 14, Windsor Place caved in. As a result, commuters passing through the elite Ashoka Road are facing traffic snarls.
11 Oct 2016
Lucknow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will celebrate Dussehra in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh’s capital Lucknow on Tuesday. According to sources, BJP is all set to make this visit special.
12 Jan 2013
VIP security in Delhi will be trimmed very soon following a directive from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde has said.
12 May 2014
Mumbai: A combined total of 812 police officers and security personnel have been deployed for the security of 84 VIPs in Maharashtra, with 52 men accorded to guard only Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde and his MLA daughter, a RTI query revealed here.