Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday January 30, 2015
Delhi High Court today came down heavily on the government and Delhi Police asking why they had not installed CCTVs to beef up security of women in the capital but had done so only for a visiting head of state.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 22, 2015
"It will enable the general public to get access to a large number of security-related applications," said a release by the Ministry of Home Affairs
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Former BJP leader Jaswant Singh was today discharged from the Army Research and Referral hospital in Delhi in a "minimally conscious state" and will continue with "supportive care" at home, four months after he was admitted there with severe head inj...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 26, 2014
As social media emerges as a key communications tool, Ministry of External Affairs has come on top among various ministries and government departments in terms of its presence on digital platforms like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Google+.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Press Trust of India or PTI has quoted officials in the Home Ministry as saying that guidelines are being issued to schools which will include preparing an escape plan for children in case of a terror attack, how to prevent hostage situations and how...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 26, 2014
Union Home Ministry will be issuing an advisory to state governments on mechanisms to deal stringently with any racially motivated incident, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Anticipating religious tension during the coming festival season, the Centre on Monday asked all states to ensure proper security at places of worship and communally sensitive areas.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Sheila Dikshit has quit as Governor of Kerala, barely seven months after she took office.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 2, 2014
The Home Ministry is likely to deny sanction to CBI to prosecute four Intelligence Bureau officials, including its former Special Director Rajinder Kumar, in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter killing case.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday June 19, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh clarified in a tweet, "The Home Ministry is of the view that all Indian languages are important. The Ministry is committed to promote all languages of the country."
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 8, 2014
On Prime Minister Narendra Modi's direction, a special drive was started today to clean offices of Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) at North Block in Delhi.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Telangana formally became the country's 29th state today but it would take a while before it is reflected in the official geographical and political map as the Ministry of Home Affairs is yet to provide boundary details to Survey of India.
India News | Ellen Barry and Benjamin Weiser, The New York Times | Friday January 10, 2014
An Indian diplomat whose recent arrest in New York caused an uproar in her home country was on a plane bound for her homeland, Indian officials said Friday,
Press Trust of India | Thursday December 19, 2013
According to official sources quoted by PTI, Vodafone's proposal to buy out its Indian subsidiary may soon be approved.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 29, 2013
A special task force headed by former Director General of CRPF K Vijayakumar, constituted by Union Ministry of Home Affairs to study security scenario that would arise upon the proposed division of Andhra Pradesh among other things, arrived in Hydera...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 8, 2013
A depression in the Bay of Bengal has intensified and is likely to take the shape of a cyclonic storm in the next two days.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 16, 2013
A 54-year-old woman, working with the ministry of child development and women's affairs as an upper divisional clerk, was allegedly attacked in her Delhi home by a woman she previously employed as a domestic help, police said on Sunday.
Wednesday August 28, 2013
To a separate question, Mr Sharma said the government has taken the concerns of the Home Affairs Ministry into consideration while approving the liberalisation of FDI policy in various sectors.
Sunday July 21, 2013
Apprehending undue influence by big global players, the Home Ministry said opening up of current affairs TV channels, newspapers and periodicals dealing with news and current affairs may lead to meddling in India's domestic affairs and politics, offi...
Tuesday July 16, 2013
The Ministry of Home Affairs has in the past raised concerns on increasing FDI in telecom sector. Mr. Sibal said concerns are due to imported equipment used in the network.
Monday July 1, 2013
The Department Of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) on Monday held the first round of consultations on the proposal to raise FDI ceilings in different segments, during which representatives of the Home Ministry raised security issues in sectors ...
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Monday July 1, 2013
The CBI has reportedly decided that its first chargesheet in the Ishrat Jahan case will not include senior Intelligence Bureau officer Rajendra Kumar.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Saturday June 29, 2013
An official from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) today said the ministry is reportedly not convinced with the evidence gathered by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) against a senior Intelligence Bureau (IB) official in the Ishrat Jahan fak...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 9, 2013
Policemen refusing to register FIRs will face up to one year in jail with the Centre issuing strict instructions to states to prosecute such cops.