The disinvestment department will soon come out with guidelines for sale of 'enemy shares' after consulting enforcement agencies of the revenue department, which have experience in auctioning confiscated properties.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has agreed to Home Minister Rajnath Singh's request to acquire 300 acres of land in the state and give it to the Centre for constructing barbed wire fencing along the India-Bangladesh border, officials said.
The Union Cabinet approved the mechanism and procedure for sale of over 6.5 crore "Enemy Shares" lying unutilised since 1968.
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) demanded the arrest of Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari for "rioting" and "posing a threat" to the security of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
BJP Friday released its second list of 28 candidates for the coming Telangana assembly elections.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh condemned the brutal killing of five people in Assam, saying that "such cowardly acts will not be tolerated".
Several Union ministers participated in the 'Run for Unity' across the country to mark the 143rd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the statue of the country's first Home Minister in Gujarat.
India is known for its diversity and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel had ensured that the country remains united with its uniqueness, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said.
Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik Tuesday met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed about the prevailing situation in the state where panchayat elections are to be held, officials said.
The Congress Sunday charged the Modi dispensation at the Centre and the Raman Singh government in Chhattisgarh for failing to contain naxal violence, saying the chief minister has forfeited his right to continue in power.