Articles about KK Sharma

Former BSF chief, Arvind Kejriwal's aide feature on Pegasus list

26 Jul 2021

India
Former BSF chief, Arvind Kejriwal's aide feature on Pegasus list

The former chief of the Border Security Force (BSF), a senior Enforcement Directorate (ED) officer, a retired Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) officer, and two former Army officials were among potential targets for surveillance through the Pegasus spyware, The Wire reported on Monday.

In BJP rejig, Ram Madhav, others replaced; Tejasvi Surya promoted

26 Sep 2020

Politics
In BJP rejig, Ram Madhav, others replaced; Tejasvi Surya promoted

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday announced that it would replace senior leaders like Ram Madhav with fresh faces in a reshuffle of party posts.

Meet GC Murmu, the first L-G of Jammu and Kashmir

31 Oct 2019

India
Meet GC Murmu, the first L-G of Jammu and Kashmir

Nearly three months after the special status was withdrawn from Jammu and Kashmir, the newly-formed Union Territory got its new chief on Thursday.

Kashmir: Amid lockdown, administration hopes for peaceful Friday prayers

09 Aug 2019

India
Kashmir: Amid lockdown, administration hopes for peaceful Friday prayers

The first test of the effect of withdrawing special status from Jammu and Kashmir will be witnessed on Friday, and the administration clearly doesn't want to fail.

Watch: Congressman throws water on BJP's spokesperson during live debate

07 Apr 2019

Politics
Watch: Congressman throws water on BJP's spokesperson during live debate

In what marks a new low in political discourse, a Congress spokesperson threw a glass of water on his BJP counterpart on Saturday during a live debate on a news channel.

Rajnath to launch first 'smart fence' project along Indo-Pak border

16 Sep 2018

India
Rajnath to launch first 'smart fence' project along Indo-Pak border

India's first "smart fence" project, which entails deploying laser-activated fences and technology-enabled barriers to plug vulnerable gaps along frontiers, will be launched by Home Minister Rajnath Singh in two 5km each patch along the Indo-Pak border tomorrow.

BSF troops' suicides: Commission research to study reasons, find solutions

22 Apr 2018

India
BSF troops' suicides: Commission research to study reasons, find solutions

Border Security Force (BSF) has initiated a maiden research project to analyze various triggers behind suicides by its troops and to formulate an action plan to reduce these instances.

Operation Arjun: BSF targets Pak officers' properties over ceasefire violation

27 Sep 2017

India
Operation Arjun: BSF targets Pak officers' properties over ceasefire violation

The Border Security Force has reportedly targeted residences and farms of serving and former Pakistani army officers located near the border under 'Operation Arjun'.

Child born out of rape, entitled to compensation: Delhi HC

14 Dec 2016

India
Child born out of rape, entitled to compensation: Delhi HC

The Delhi HC while issuing a direction in a rape case where a man raped and impregnated his 14-year-old stepdaughter, said that a child "born out of rape" was also authorized to get compensation like "maintenance and support".

Major changes underway by BSF to protect borders

02 Dec 2016

India
Major changes underway by BSF to protect borders

Significant changes are in the offing with respect to how India's international border (IB) with Pakistan will be protected in the future.