Maha portfolios allocation: Sena's Eknath Shinde gets Home, Urban Development and PWD
Mumbai: A statement from the CM's office said that Shiv...
Many states, union territories reported 'nil' data on farmer suicides: Home Ministry
Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy said t...
Ministries of Tribal Affairs and Home Affairs lead in RTI rejections: CIC report
The report, tabled in both houses of Parliament this week, s...
Over two lakh OCI cards issued in 2019, says Home Ministry report
The govt had relaxed the rules to allow OCI card holders to be eligible for appointment as teaching faculty at Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, and the new AIIMS set up under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY).
5,116 preventive arrests in J&K since Aug 4: Home Ministry
"5,161 preventive arrests, including stone pelters, miscreants, OGWs (overground workers), separatists and political workers were made since August 4, 2019, in Kashmir Valley," MoS home G Kishan Reddy said in a statement in the Rajya Sabha.
J-K situation fully normal, noone died in police firing since Aug 5: Amit Shah
Union Minister for Home Affairs Amit Shah addressed Rajya Sabha and said the condition in Kashmir valley is "fully normal" and there were no casualties reported due to police firing since August 5th when Article 370 was abrogated thereby ending the special status that was earlier conferred to Jammu and Kashmir.
Home ministry monitoring situation ahead of Ayodhya verdict, sounds general alert across the country
A Constitution bench of 5 judge bench comprising of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi & Justices S.A.Bobde, D Y Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and S Abdul Nazeer will pronounce the much-anticipated verdict after a marathon hearing on day to day basis for 40 days. The judgment was reserved the judgment on October 16.
Shah reviews preparedness of CRPF at Delhi HQ
Union home minister Amit Shah visited the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) headquarters and expressed his thoughts on Twitter saying the country is proud of the “exemplary valour” of CRPF personnel. With a strength of more than 300,000 personnel, the CRPF is designated as the lead force for internal security duties and anti-Maoist operations.
Home Secretary gives no time frame for releasing leaders
Home secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla has addressed a parliamentary panel about the issue of detentions of politicians in Kashmir since abrogation of Article 370. He said that the house arrest will continue until law and order improves in the Valley. Home ministry remained silent when MPs asked about the possibility of an all-party delegation visiting the UT.
States, Centre to join hands to counter narco-terror at pan-India level
Govt of India has acknowledged Narco-terror front. A panel has been formulated to counter it. State govts and Centre will join hands to coun...
Ministry orders NIA probe into a hoax call to DIAL
This will be the second case to be investigated by the NIA under the newly amended Anti- hijacking act. A businessman from Mumbai, Birju Salla, was convicted with life imprisonment early this year under the new provisions of the Act.
FCRA registration of 1,807 NGOs cancelled in 2019 for violation of laws
Among those whose registration has been banned include University of Rajasthan, Allahabad Agricultural Institute, Young Mens Christian Association, Gujarat and Swami Vivekananda Educational Society, Karnataka. "With the cancellation of the FCRA registration, all NGOs and institutions were prohibited from accepting foreign contribution," MHA said.
Home Ministry can take call on AFSPA in J&K and Ladakh, rules notified
Before the state of J&K was bifurcated, it was the MHA or the Governor that issued authority on Armed Forces (Jammu and Kashmir) Special Powers Act, 1990 (21 of 1990).
Only official-level meeting of Eastern Zonal Council, clarifies Home Ministry
The agenda of this meeting is still under preparation. Officials said sixteen Zonal Council meetings have been held in the last 5 years where more than 750 issues between States had been discussed, out of which nearly 500 have been resolved.
In online clean-up, Home Ministry gets sites to take off 71 videos
A list of 500 key words used in searching such videos was compiled and shared with Internet service providers such as Google, Yahoo, Facebook, WhatsApp and Microsoft.
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