Tag: Home Ministry

Union Home Ministry
Home Ministry cancels FCRA licence of Rajiv Gandhi Foundation

The action came after investigations carried out by an inter-ministerial committee formed by the home ministry in 2020.

  • Sunday, 23 October 2022
Hardeep Puri
Hardeep Puri backtracks from Rohingya issue, says MHA's statement gives 'correct position'

Taking to Twitter, the Minister on Wednesday responded, "Home Ministry's press release with respect to the issue of Rohingya illegal foreigners gives out the correct position."

  • Thursday, 18 August 2022
CBI questions Under Secretary-level officials of Home Ministry in NGO fraud case

The CBI had on Wednesday arrested 14 persons, including six MHA officials following raids at 40 different places across the nation.

  • Sunday, 15 May 2022
M.K. Stalin
TN Guv forwarded NEET Exemption Bill to Home Ministry: Stalin

Announcing this in the state Assembly, Stalin said he was informed by the Governor's secretary that the NEET Exemption Bill has been forwarded by the Governor to the Union Home Ministry for President Ram Nath Kovind's assent.

  • Thursday, 05 May 2022
CRPF gets Army engineer on deputation to cater to operational needs
CRPF gets Army engineer on deputation to cater to operational needs

According to a MHA notification, Lieutenant Colonel Vinay Kumar Tiwary of Headquarter Commander Works Engineer, Military Engineering Services, will be working as Commandant (Engineer) in CRPF initially for a period of three years.

  • Tuesday, 26 April 2022
MHA Approves Trial For Shock Batons For CAPF
MHA Approves Trial For Shock Batons For CAPF

According to the letter sent to the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), these batons will be used as 'Self Defence and Deterrence' by the security personnel to handle unruly demonstrators.

  • Tuesday, 21 September 2021
Acid sold freely in Odisha despite restrictions

Bhubaneswar: Even though the Home Ministry has formulated stringent rules on sale of acid following the Supreme Court directive in 2013, petty hardware stores in the State are selling acid openly. A reality check by OTV showed blatant violation of the rules pertaining to sale of acid in the State. As per the guidelines laid […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Aadhaar must for death registration from Oct 1

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Quotation of Aadhaar has been made mandatory while applying for death certificates in all states except Jammu & Kashmir, Meghalaya and Assam with effect from October 1, 2017, a statement from the Home Ministry said today. A person applying for the death certificate must quote the deceased’s Aadhaar number or else would be […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Centre institutes 'Subhas Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar'

New Delhi: The Central government has instituted an annual award titled “Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar”, which is to be announced every year on January 23, on the birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, a Home Ministry statement said on Wednesday. The award carries a certificate and a cash prize of Rs 51 […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
RAF and PAC deployed  in UP's Kasganj
UP government says checking if Kasganj violence was pre-planned

New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government in its report to the Union Home Ministry on Wednesday said it was in the process of ascertaining if the violence and arson were pre-planned in Kasganj where communal riots broke out after a youth was killed on Republic Day. In the report, the Uttar Pradesh Police said it […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Centre examining report on new laws to deal with hate speech on internet

New Delhi: The Home Ministry is examining a report submitted by a high-level committee formed to propose new laws or amendments to deal with hate speech on the internet, said informed sources. The committee, headed by T.K. Viswanathan who served as director of ADR, ICADR and as Secretary General of the Lok Sabha, submitted its […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
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NGOs have 30 days to file annual returns

New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday gave 30 days to all the non-governmental organisations (NGOs) interested in renewal of their registration under the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FCRA) to submit their annual reports, a statement said. According to the Home Ministry statement, this exemption is a one-time measure and available to those organisations that uploaded […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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Home Ministry website hacked?

New Delhi: The website of the Home Ministry was non-functional on Sunday and officials said experts were finding out if it had been hacked. The website’s landing page is drawing a blank and the site itself has become inaccessible. The problem most probably began early in the morning. “I don’t know when the site developed […]

  • Saturday, 03 July 2021
Pak promoting 'civil resistance' in Kashmir: MHA

New Delhi: Pakistan has changed its strategy of “superimposition” of militancy onto Jammu and Kashmir by promoting “civil resistance” through radicalisation, the Home Ministry has said in its annual report. The ongoing militancy in the state is intrinsically linked to infiltration of terrorists from across the border, both through the International Border as well as […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
President’s Medal for nine officers from Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Nine personnel from Odisha will receive the President’s Medals for Fire Service, Home Guards and Civil Defence on the occasion of Republic Day this year. A total of 86 personnel will be conferred with Fire Service Medals, 58 personnel will be awarded with Home Guard & Civil Defence Medals. The list of the awardees […]

  • Thursday, 24 June 2021