India  

Ajit Doval

National Security Advisor of India

Ajit Doval    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Ajit Doval: National Security Advisor of India
Ajit Kumar Doval KC is a central civil servant of the IPS cadre serving as the fifth and the current National Security Advisor (NSA) to the Prime Minister of India, with the precedence equivalent to Cabinet Minister. He previously served as the Director of the Intelligence Bureau in 2004–05, after spending a decade as the head of its operation wing. He is a retired member of the Indian Police Service.

1
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

You Might Like


Govt appoints Lt Gen Anil Chauhan (Retd) as new Chief of Defence Staff

Lt-Gen Chauhan (61), currently the military advisor to national security advisor Ajit Doval and the National Security Council Secretariat, will now have to spearhead the entire process to build an..
IndiaTimes - Published

Home minister Amit Shah reviews situation in J&K

Union home minister Amit Shah on Thursday reviewed the situation prevailing in Jammu and Kashmir, including the security arrangements along the border with Pakistan, officials said.National Security..
IndiaTimes - Published

Some people creating conflict in name of religion, ideology: NSA Doval

National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval on Saturday urged all citizens to work together to overcome their differences as there are "elements in India that are trying to create acrimony and conflict..
IndiaTimes - Published

NSA calls for seamless coordination & synergy among all stakeholders to protect maritime interests & assets

With the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) witnessing increasing international competition and rivalries that could lead to clash of interests, India needs seamless coordination among central and state..
IndiaTimes - Published

Centre files caveat in SC on pleas challenging Agnipath Scheme: Key points

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval said on Tuesday that in the future we are headed towards a scenario where there will be contactless wars against invisible enemies and the country needs a young fit..
IndiaTimes - Published

J&K targetted killings: Amit Shah chairs high-level review meeting

Union home minister Amit Shah is chairing a high-level security review meeting over the targeted killings in Jammu & Kashmir. In the most recent attack, a bank manager, identified as Vijay Kumar, was..
IndiaTimes - Published

India, China agree to disagree on LAC as India seeks border peace, China long-term view

India pressed China for an early and complete disengagement of troops in the remaining areas along the LAC in eastern Ladakh, as foreign minister S Jaishankar and NSA Ajit Doval met Chinese foreign..
IndiaTimes - Published

Chinese foreign minister arrives in India on unannounced visit

Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi arrived in India Thursday evening in the highest-level visit between the two countries after the ties came under severe strain following the eastern Ladakh standoff..
IndiaTimes - Published

PM Narendra Modi chairs high-level meeting on Ukraine issue

Immediately on his return from Uttar Pradesh today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held a high-level meeting on the Ukraine issue. the meeting was attended by several ministers and officials..
IndiaTimes - Published

IAF chopper crash: Rajnath Singh, NSA Ajit Doval pay tribute to late Brig L S Lidder

The funeral procession of CDS General Bipin Rawat who passed away in a chopper crash will take place today on K Kamaraj Road in Delhi
DNA - Published

Police have greater role in border management: Ajit Doval


IndiaTimes - Published

NSAs of India, France discuss cooperation in Indo-Pacific, terror threats emanating from Afghanistan at strategic talks in Paris

National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval on Saturday met his French counterpart for an annual strategic dialogue between the two countries in Paris. According to a release issued by the Indian..
IndiaTimes - Published

French foreign minister holds discussions with NSA Ajit Doval, underscores importance to defend free, open Indo-Pacific

French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Saturday held discussions with national security advisor Ajit Kumar Doval here on the occasion of the 35th session of the Indo-French strategic dialogue..
IndiaTimes - Published

India to host NSA-level meeting on Afghanistan on Nov 10

India will host the Delhi Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan in New Delhi on November 10. According to sources, the NSA-level meeting will be chaired by Ajit Doval. Two earlier meetings in this..
IndiaTimes - Published

PM Modi holds 'fruitful' talks with Spanish counterpart in Italy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met his Spanish counterpart Pedro Sanchez on the sidelines of the G20 summit here and the two leaders had "fruitful" talks on ways to deepen bilateral ties. Modi,..
IndiaTimes - Published

Warfare areas have shifted from territorial frontier to civil society: Ajit Doval


IndiaTimes - Published

After meeting Amit Shah, Amarinder Singh meets NSA Ajit Doval in Delhi


IndiaTimes - Published

Ajit Doval to highlight terror export from Pakistan


IndiaTimes - Published

India set to deploy long-range missile tracking ship

The indigenously-built 15,000-tonne missile range instrumentation ship, packed with long-range radars, dome-shaped tracking antennae and advanced electronics, will be commissioned as INS Dhruv in the..
IndiaTimes - Published

PM holds high-level meeting with Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, Ajit Doval


IndiaTimes - Published

Ajit Doval, his Pakistani counterpart to attend SCO meet next week in Dushanbe


IndiaTimes - Published

NSA Doval commissions Indian Coast Guard's ship Sajag

According to the official statement by ICG, Sajag, the third in the series of 105 m offshore patrol vessels (OPVs) was commissioned by Ajit Doval, Kirti Chakra, National Security Advisor on May 29 in..
IndiaTimes - Published

Game-changer idea to occupy Pangong south bank heights came up during NSA-led meetings

Sources said the idea to occupy the heights to gain an edge over the Chinese in the conflict zone emerged during the meetings led by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval with military commanders..
IndiaTimes - Published

Pledge to boost defence ties as Biden admin dials Delhi

The new Biden administration has started making its first contact with Indian counterparts. On Wednesday. National security adviser Ajit Doval spoke to his counterpart Jake Sullivan and defence..
IndiaTimes - Published

In Kabul, Ajit Doval calls for reining in terror groups for lasting peace


IndiaTimes - Published

Defamation case: Ramesh apologises to Doval’s son


IndiaTimes - Published

DGPs, IGPs meet begins; police's role in pandemic, cyber terrorism key focus

About 250 officers in the rank of DGP and IGP from all states, union territories and central government are taking part in the four-day virtual meet, organised by the Intelligence Bureau and being..
IndiaTimes - Published

To name Ajit Doval for Pakistan's evils will simply not work


IndiaTimes - Published

'Terrorists planning strike on 26/11 anniversary'; PM holds review meet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday held a review meeting after intelligence inputs warned that terrorists were planning a strike on the anniversary of 26/11 terror attacks. The meeting was attended..
IndiaTimes - Published

Pompeo, Esper call on PM Modi, covey US interest in strengthening ties

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and US Ambassador to India Ken Juster were also present during the meeting.
IndiaTimes - Published

US Secretary of State Pompeo, Defence Secretary Esper call on PM Modi

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary Mark T Esper called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday. External affairs minister S Jaishankar, defence minister Rajnath Singh, National..
IndiaTimes - Published

2+2 talks to cement India-US defence ties

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo and defence secretary Mark Esper are scheduled to arrive here on Monday, while the formal talks will happen on Tuesday. The two US cabinet ministers will also meet..
IndiaTimes - Published

Head of Afghan peace council Abdullah Abdullah holds talks with NSA Doval

In the talks, Doval was accompanied by Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat, Army Chief Gen MM Naravane, Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla and Joint Secretary (Pakistan-Afghanistan-Iran..
IndiaTimes - Published

Afghan peace negotiator Abdullah Abdullah arrives in Delhi, set to meet PM Narendra Modi, EAM Jaishankar

Abdullah Abdullah, the chief negotiator with Taliban in the intra-Afghan peace dialogue on Tuesday arrived in New Delhi for a five-day visit during which he is scheduled to meet with Prime Minister..
IndiaTimes - Published

Modi, Xi Jinping to attend BRICS Summit in November

Earlier on September 17, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval had attended a virtual meeting of top security officials of five-nation grouping BRICS
DNA - Published

Jaishankar, NSA Ajit Doval attend Saudi National Day in New Delhi

Speaking at the 90th National day celebrations, Saudi Arabia's envoy to India Saud M Al Sati called India a "close friend and an important strategic partner".
DNA - Published

Financial frauds have seen a spike due to dependence on digital payment platforms: Ajit Doval

There is a greater dependence on digital payment platform due to reduced cash handling and greater data sharing is happening online and presence on social media has also increased. While we are able to..
IndiaTimes - Published

US special envoy for Afghanistan Khalilzad holds talks with Jaishankar, Doval

Khalilzad arrived here on Tuesday to discuss the historic Afghan peace talks with Indian leaders. It was his fifth visit to India since January last year. In a statement, the US said both it and India..
IndiaTimes - Published

Ajit Doval meets visiting French defence minister at Hyderabad House

National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval on Thursday held a meeting with visiting French Defence Minister Florence Parly at Hyderabad House.
IndiaTimes - Published

Comments attributed to NSA Ajit Doval in Chinese state media are false: MEA


IndiaTimes - Published

French defence minister Florence Parly to visit India, attend Rafale induction ceremony

French defence minister Florence Parly will visit India on 10th September to take part in Rafale fighter jet's induction ceremony at Indian Air Force's airbase in Ambala. During the visit, other than..
DNA - Published

NSA Ajit Doval reviews situation at India-China border

National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval, along with top officials, reviewed the situation at the India-China border, sources said. Defence minister Rajnath Singh is likely to call another high-level..
IndiaTimes - Published

Doval, Wang finalise plan in 2-hr discussion


IndiaTimes - Published

Ajit Doval stresses on timely and visible action' during two-hour talks with Wang: Officials


IndiaTimes - Published

NSA Ajit Doval monitoring border situation; India-China standoff to be resolved soon: Centre

The government sources said that Doval talked to the Chinese counterpart make the Chinese agree to begin the process of disengagement.
DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes

India, China begin disengagement after talks between NSA Doval, Chinese foreign minister

Over a two hours long telephonic conversation on Sunday evening, NSA Ajit Doval and Wang Yi, China’s foreign minister finalized the elements of disengagement in eastern Ladakh and de-escalation along..
IndiaTimes - Published

India, China agree that differences should not become disputes after key phone call

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi visiting the forward areas in Ladakh over the weekend coupled with sustained diplomatic pressure, the India-China border face-off appears to have reached some sort of..
IndiaTimes - Published

NSA Doval and Chinese FM Wang agree on expeditious disengagement of troops in eastern Ladakh


IndiaTimes - Published

NSA Ajit Doval discusses border tensions with Chinese Foreign Minister, both agree to ensure de-escalation

Doval and Yi agreed that it was necessary to ensure complete disengagement of troops along the LAC for the restoration of peace and tranquillity.
DNA - Published

India's top military brass meets PM Modi amid escalating border tension with China

In the midst of escalating border tension between Indian and Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held a meeting with National Security Adviser Ajit Doval, Chief of..
IndiaTimes - Published


 Page 1  〉