Rajnath asks border states to be vigilant against Rohingya influx Dec 08, 2017 0 722 12345 IANSKolkataUnion Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday urged the Indian states sharing border with neighbouring Bangladesh to be vigilant against the influx of Rohingyas and illegal migrants through the India-Bangladesh border. "We have talked about Rohingya issue. I have appealed all the states to be vigilant on this issue,"Singh said after a high-level meeting here with the chief ministers of the states bordering Bangladesh. "We have to cautious so that no form of illegal migration can take place from across the border,"he said. Apart from Singh, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, her Assam counterpart Sarbananda Sonowal and Mirzoram's Lal Thanhawla, along with officials from Meghalaya and Tripura, attended the meeting at the West Bengal state secretariat Nabanna. Singh said they discussed at length the issues of infiltration of criminals and illegal migrants across the international border. Pages 12 POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES Gujarat student youngest for Antarctica expedition Dec 08, 2017 0 116 Rahul questions prime minister over farm loans, price of produce Dec 08, 2017 0 104 Gujarat polls a key test of Modi's popularity after economic reforms Dec 08, 2017 0 99 SC to hear plea on linking of Aadhaar card with schemes New Delhi The Supreme Court on Thursday said it will hear a batch of application seeking interim relief on the mandatory linking of Aadhaar with various schemes including bank accounts and mobile telephone numbers. .. Pandher, Koli held guilty in another rape-murder case Ghaziabad A CBI court here on Thursday held businessman Maninder Singh Pandher and his aide Surendra Koli guilty in the rape and murder of housemaid Anjali in 2006. Special Central Bureau of Investigation Judge PK Tiwari .. China lodges protest as Indian drone 'invades' its airspace IANS Beijing China on Thursday said an Indian drone"invaded"its airspace and crashed in the Sikkim section of the border where the two countries were locked in a 73-day military stand-off. New Delhi said the drone .. Lawyers' conduct in Babri case shameful, says Chief Justice IANS New Delhi Supreme Court Chief Justice Dipak Misra on Thursday lamented the conduct of certain senior lawyers during the hearing in the Ramjanambhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute case and dubbed it"shameful". Senior .. BJP candidate wins M'rashtra council bypoll IANS Mumbai Amidst speculation of cross-voting by some opposition legislators, ruling Bharatiya Janata Party nominee Prasad Lad won the by-election to Maharashtra Legislative Council here on Thursday. Securing 209 .. Kumbh Mela on Unseco list of intangible cultural heritage IANS New Delhi Kumbh Mela, the mass Hindu pilgrimage of faith, has been inscribed on the Unesco's Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. The Intergovernmental Committee for the .. Mysterious posters project Patel as Gujarat CM IANS Ahmedabad With only two days left before Gujarat votes in the first of two-phase elections, mysterious posters have appeared in the state asking the Muslim community to vote for the Congress, projecting Ahmed Patel ..