India | 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 | 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 | 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 | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Sheila Dikshit has quit as Governor of Kerala, barely seven months after she took office.
India | 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 | 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 | 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.
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 | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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.
India | Written by Nitin Gokhale | Wednesday May 29, 2013
The brutal massacre in Chhattisgarh last week has prompted an internal exercise by the Home Ministry that is now seeking to tweak the Centre's policy to tackle the Maoist menace. Two senior Congress leaders were among the 24 killed in an ambush by th...