Ministry of Home Affair

Ministry of Home Affairs sets up 17-member panel to protect land for locals in J&K

“The leaders of KDA and LAB will be meeting on January 7 to discuss the agenda following the formation of the Central committee,” said LAB executive member Chering Dorje.

published on : 4th January 2023

Anti-Sikh riots: Witness report from Canada not received, CBI tells court

The Central probe agency, in its status report, stated that all possible efforts are being made by them to comply with the directions of the Court and complete the investigation as early as possible.

published on : 24th December 2022

Central team in Nagaland to study separate state demand

The Eastern Nagaland Peoples' Organisation (ENPO) and few other organisations have been demanding a separate state -- 'Frontier Nagaland' -- comprising six of Nagaland's 16 districts.

published on : 18th December 2022

Left-wing extremism: Wayanad ‘district of concern’

The move comes following intelligence reports by central and state agencies regarding the presence and activities of armed maoist cadre in the district’s forest areas.

published on : 14th November 2022

DMs of 31 districts of 9 states can give citizenship to non-Muslims from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan

The authorities of none of the districts of Assam and West Bengal, where the issue is politically sensitive, have been given the powers so far.

published on : 9th November 2022

MHA failed to curb 2020 Delhi riots: Ex-judges, bureaucrats

The response of the Centre, specially the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), was wholly inadequate, stated the on northeast Delhi violence prepared by the five-member committee.

published on : 8th October 2022

MHA to hold meeting with Telangana, Andhra officials on bilateral issues

The Ministry of Home Affairs will hold a meeting with officials of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on Tuesday to discuss the pending bilateral issues between the sibling States.

published on : 27th September 2022

Will set new policing benchmark, says Delhi's police commissioner

Senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Sanjay Arora Monday took charge as the commissioner of Delhi police on Monday.  

published on : 2nd August 2022

Give address of Pakistan prisoners: MHA to states

The High Commission of Pakistan has shared a list of 57 prisoners with the government who are believed to be Pakistanis.

published on : 24th July 2022

MHA hands over Amravati killing probe to NIA

Kolhe had allegedly shared a post on some WhatsApp groups in support of Nupur Sharma.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Those who do not want to see India safe attempt cyber attacks: Union Home Minister Amit Shah

The home minister said that everyone knows that the misuse of cyber space is not new and various kinds of cyber crimes are seen very often that include malware attacks and phishing.

published on : 20th June 2022

Ministry of Home Affairs's cyber security meet in Visakhapatnam on Thursday

DGP KV Rajendranath Reddy said the MHA's CIS Division is conducting awareness programmes in seven States, including Andhra Pradesh.

published on : 15th June 2022

Parents may have renounced Indian citizenship, but child in mother's womb entitled to it: Madras HC

Pranav Srinivasan was born on March 1, 1999 in Singapore and acquired its citizenship by virtue of his birth there and he attained the age of majority on March 1, 2017.

published on : 18th May 2022

VV Palem police station adjudged best in Andhra Pradesh by Union Home Ministry for 2021

The VV Palem police station has been adjudged the best in the State for its excellent performance in various aspects.

published on : 15th May 2022

Ex-CAPFs fret as government sits on their request for age relaxation

The Telangana ex-Central Paramilitary Force Welfare Association also submitted representations earlier. 

published on : 9th May 2022

CAA doesn’t apply to Indians, says Ministry of Home Affairs' annual report

While rules for the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) are yet to be notified, an annual report of the Ministry of Home Affairs said that the law does not apply to Indian citizens.

published on : 27th April 2022

Union Home Ministry designates militants Sajjad Gul and Arjumand Gulzar Dar as terrorists

While Dar has been involved in funding terrorism and other violence, Gul, who belongs to the LeT terror group, had taken part in the conspiracy to kill journalist Shujaat Bukhari in Srinagar in 2018.

published on : 19th April 2022

Union Home Ministry mulls to re-designate 'second-in-command' rank in Central Armed Police Forces

A second-in-command rank officer of Central Armed Police Forces and the Assam Rifles is an analogous post to the superintendent rank in the regular police establishment.

published on : 18th April 2022

Ministry of Home Affairs seeks report from West Bengal government on Birbhum arson

This came after a delegation of BJP MPs from the state, including Locket Chatterjee, met Union home minister Amit Shah and sought his intervention.

published on : 23rd March 2022

Hewlett Foundation will need prior government approval for funding Indian NGOs: Officials

The US-based donor gave over USD 465 million to scores of organisations globally, including in India, in 2020.

published on : 21st March 2022
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