Articles about Sharad Kumar

Series-of-events: What happened on night CBI-boss Alok Verma was divested

27 Oct 2018

Series-of-events: What happened on night CBI-boss Alok Verma was divested

On the intervening night of October 23 and 24, CBI Chief Alok Verma was divested of his powers which led to political turmoil in the nation.

YC Modi new NIA chief after Sharad Kumar

18 Sep 2017

YC Modi new NIA chief after Sharad Kumar

Senior IPS officer YC Modi, who was a part of the SC-appointed SIT in the 2002 Gujarat riots case, was appointed the new chief of the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

Sukma attack- CRPF commander suspended, many others shifted out

24 May 2017

Sukma attack- CRPF commander suspended, many others shifted out

Assistant Commandant J Vishwanath, who was leading the CRPF team that was attacked in Sukma on April 24, has been suspended.

Centre mulls revival of an umbrella anti-terror agency

22 May 2017

Centre mulls revival of an umbrella anti-terror agency

Five years after 26/11, the centre has taken the first step to revive the controversial National Counter Terrorism Centre, an umbrella agency subsuming other security agencies including the Intelligence Bureau and the Research & Analysis Wing.

19 Maoists, including 9 from Sukma attack arrested

07 May 2017

19 Maoists, including 9 from Sukma attack arrested

19 Maoists, including 9 who were involved in the Sukma attack, were arrested in a joint operation between the CRPF, CoBRA commandos and local police in Chhattisgarh.

Chhattisgarh: Ajit Doval planning "surgical strike" on Maoists

01 May 2017

Chhattisgarh: Ajit Doval planning "surgical strike" on Maoists

Sources said Indian National Security Adviser Ajit Doval is personally overseeing efforts to launch a "surgical strike" on Maoists in Chhattisgarh.

25 CRPF jawans martyred in Maoist attack in Chattisgarh

25 Apr 2017

25 CRPF jawans martyred in Maoist attack in Chattisgarh

On 24th April, one of the deadliest attacks by Maoist rebels claimed lives of 25 CRPF personnel.

India wins two medals at 2016 Paralympics

10 Sep 2016

India wins two medals at 2016 Paralympics

Indian high jump athletes bagged a gold and bronze medal each in men's high jump T-42 event at the 2016 Rio Paralympics.