India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 27, 2015
An inter-ministerial team comprising senior officials from ministries of Home, Defence, External Affairs and the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) today left for Nepal to coordinate rescue and relief operations in the quake-hit country.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 12, 2015
Greenpeace India on Saturday issued a point by point rebuttal of charges made against it by the government and said it would not only challenge the order in courts but also continue to campaign fearlessly.
Who Said What | Saturday April 11, 2015
India has strongly protested against the Lahore High Court's decision to release 26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi from prison. As the dangerous terrorist walks a free man in Pakistan, following are some significant reactions on the issue:
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday April 1, 2015
Nearly 350 Indians evacuated from war-torn Yemen in a dramatic night operation were homeward bound on Wednesday as the Saudi-led battle against Iranian-backed rebels entered its seventh day.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 29, 2015
As many as 80 Indians are leaving conflict-hit Yemen's Sanaa for Djibouti where the Indian mission will assist them in returning home.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Saturday March 28, 2015
The Home Ministry is now looking into the curious incident on board London-Delhi Air India flight when a group of passengers, who claimed to be doctors, reportedly insisted on meeting the captain while treating a fellow passenger who suddenly took il...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 25, 2015
Crimes against women have risen since 2013 but efforts are on to curb them, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said in Bhopal.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
57 fishing boats, which were seized by Pakistani authorities, have been returned to India by the maritime agencies of Pakistan. They will reach the Indian coast on Monday evening.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 7, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh was today admitted to a hospital in Gurgaon for a "routine" health check-up.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday February 26, 2015
From a layperson's point of view, our airports seem to be under a heavy cloak of security, but a closer look will reveal that five of Maharashtra's most sensitive airports, including Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA), are at risk becau...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Two men, including an auto driver who had been allegedly posing as senior CBI officials and cheating people of lakhs of rupees on the pretext of getting them government jobs, were arrested by the police in southeast Delhi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 23, 2015
There is no Indian left in Iraq's Basra city with labour issues after the arrival of 168 Indians back home in the past one week from there, External Affairs Ministry said today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 16, 2015
ACP (East) Apoorva Gupta led the 68th Raising Day parade of the Delhi Police today.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Friday February 6, 2015
Union Home Secretary Anil Goswami, who was sacked for allegedly trying to protect former Union Minister Matang Sinh in the Saradha chit fund scam case, also ensured that Sinh was protected by over 130 CRP commandos although he had no threat to his li...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 5, 2015
A batch of 11 Indian nurses has been rescued from conflict-hit Kirkuk area of Iraq and will be arriving home in the next three-five days, External Affairs Ministry said today.
India News | Rahul Shrivastava and Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday February 5, 2015
Union Home Secretary Anil Goswami has been sacked by the government, after he admitted to making a phone call to the CBI on behalf of a politician arrested in the Saradha Chief Fund Scam.
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.