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  • MPs Rating: Sushil Kumar Shinde scores a very low 4.9 out of 10 14-04-2014 09:06 AM

    New Delhi: Congress leader and Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has scored a very low 4.9 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. Shinde, a three-time MP from Solapur in Maharashtra has been rated 5.4 on accessibility and...
  • Photos: A tour of the inside of St Petersburg's quirky 'upside down home' 12-04-2014 10:25 AM

    People take a tour in an "upside down home" in St Petersburg on April 10, 2014. The exhibition charges less than $10 for a walk through its three rooms and two bathrooms through the apartment. ...
  • 'Take Me Home' focuses on small town entrepreneurs who made it big 07-04-2014 11:48 PM

    With all the big business houses shifting their focus on tier 2 and tier 3 cities of India these days, no one would have thought of the entrepreneurial revolution brewing in these small cities. And when you will read Rashmi Bansal's latest book 'Take Me Home', you would come to...
  • Union Home ministry announces reward for information on IEDs, landmines 04-04-2014 08:02 AM

    Ahead of the coming Lok Sabha election, the Union Home ministry has announced to reward any person providing information about improvised explosive devices (IED) or anti-personnel landmines laid by the Maoists in naxal-affected areas. The Union Home ministry's notification in this regard was received by the East Singhbhum district police...
  • BJP delegation to meet Shinde over terror threats to its leaders 21-03-2014 11:07 AM

    New Delhi: A delegation of the Bharatiya Janata Party met Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Friday over terror threats to its leaders. The Home Minister told reporters after the meeting that there was no information of any terror threat to BJP leaders as of now. But he added,...
  • Naxal attack: Union Home Secretary calls emergency meet 11-03-2014 06:17 PM

    In wake of the killing of 20 security personnel in a Naxal attack in Chhattigarh's Sukma, the Union Home Secretary has called an emergency meet on Tuesday evening. ...
  • Terrorists kill 11 people in their homes in Nigeria 05-03-2014 12:28 PM

    Officials say Islamic terrorists have burned 11 people to death inside their homes in northeastern Nigeria, where frequent attacks have claimed at least 130 lives in the past four days alone. The attack late on Monday at Jakana village in Borno state occurred about 6 miles (10 kilometers) from a...
  • LS polls: Centre tells forces to remain alert in Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand 03-03-2014 06:13 PM

    The Centre has directed security forces deployed in Bihar, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh to tighten vigil in the three states in view of intelligence reports which suggested that Naxals would try to carry out subversive attacks in the run up to the Lok Sabha polls. Worried over the plans of Maoists...
  • Former Army Chief General VK Singh files legal notice against Shinde 01-03-2014 08:17 AM

    New Delhi: As former Army Chief VK Singh gears up to join the BJP on Saturday, he has filed a legal notice against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. CNN IBN has accessed a copy of the notice against Shinde which accuses the Home Minister of deliberately not acting against individuals...
  • Pay compensation who died in encounter with Assam Rifles, NHRC to Home Ministry 13-02-2014 05:59 PM

    The National Human Rights Commission on Thursday asked the Union Home Ministry to pay Rs 5 lakh each to the next of kin of the five persons who died in an encounter with Assam Rifles in Sonitpur District of Assam in April, 2009. The Commission wanted the MHA to pay...
  • ‘Home Stay’ first look: Will the Kannada film meet the viewers' expectations? 11-02-2014 04:51 PM

    The teaser of the upcoming film 'Home Stay', which features Sayali Bhagat, Ashok Balakrishnan and Ravi Kale in key roles, is finally out. Directed by Santhosh Kodenkeri, 'Home Stay' marks the debut of Sayali in Sandalwood. How impressive is she? Watch the trailer to find this out. ...
  • Delhi CM Kejriwal threatens to quit if Jan Lokpal Bill is not passed 09-02-2014 09:00 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday threatened to quit if the Jan Lokpal Bill is not passed in the Assembly. The passage of the Jan Lokpal Bill is one of the poll promises of the Aam Aadmi Party government and the Kejriwal regime is planning to pass...
  • Never sought legal opinion on Jan Lokpal Bill, says AAP 08-02-2014 06:41 PM

    New Delhi: There has been a war of words over Delhi's Jan Lokpal Bill with the Aam Aadmi Party calling Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung a Congress's agent. The AAP government on Saturday clarified that it never sought legal opinion from four experts on the bill. The party said it only...
  • Italian marines case: Death clause dropped, Kerala fishermen protest 08-02-2014 01:51 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Independent Fish Workers Federation staged a protest in front of the Secretariat in Thiruvananthapuram against the Home Ministry dropping death clause against the Italian marines who had shot dead two Indian fishermen. They burnt the effigy of Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and even shouted slogans against...
  • Kerala fishermen killing case: MHA drops clause on death penalty 07-02-2014 06:01 PM

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry on Friday revised the sanction given to prosecute the two Italian marines in Kerala fishermen killing case. The clause on death penalty is being dropped in the case. Revising its earlier decision, the Home Ministry gave sanction to National Investigation Agency (NIA) to prosecute the...
  • Home Guard, missing since last month, found dead 07-02-2014 02:12 PM

    A Home Guard who was missing since last month was found dead at Matheri village in Muzaffarnagar, police said on Friday. Manoj Kumar, posted at Khatoli police station was missing since January 17 and his body was found near the canal bridge on Thursday, they said. According to the preliminary...
  • 11 juvenile inmates escape from remand home 05-02-2014 02:56 PM

    Eleven juvenile inmates escaped from a remand home in a village in Bihar's Bhojpur district after removing the grill of a room. Taking advantage of noise at a cultural programme being held at the remand home in Dhanpura village on occasion of Saraswati Puja, 11 inmates made good their escape...
  • Paramilitary forces to use CCTVs, RFID tags to recruit jawans 03-02-2014 04:31 PM

    New Delhi: The recruitment procedure for jawans and other junior-rank officials in central paramilitary forces of the country is set for a change as the Union Home Ministry has decided to usher transparency in the process by using gadgets like CCTV cameras and RFID tags. The Ministry, which plans to...
  • 1.20 lakh central paramilitary personnel to be deployed for LS polls 28-01-2014 07:03 PM

    More than 1.20 lakh central paramilitary personnel, in addition to state police forces, are expected to be deployed for the multi-phased Lok Sabha polls which are likely to be held in April-May, 2014. Home Ministry has told Election Commission that the required number of paramilitary personnel would be provided to...
  • AAP effect: Delhi Police suspends 3 constables for beating a man 24-01-2014 09:30 PM

    New Delhi: Just few minutes after the Aam Aadmi Party made public a shocking Youtube video showing two Delhi Police constables beating a civilian, senior officers swung into action and suspended three policemen over the incident. The accused policemen were posted at the Civil Lines police station. A departmental inquiry...
  • Techie death case: Family meets Shinde, seeks justice 24-01-2014 06:28 PM

    A week after the charred and decomposed remains of a 23-yr old IT engineer was found near a highway in Mumbai, her family is running from pillar to post in the hope of getting justice. The girl's father met Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde urging him to intervene in...
  • AAP shares 12-day old Youtube video of Delhi Police beating a man 24-01-2014 05:03 PM

    New Delhi: Stepping up its pressure on Delhi Police, the Aam Aadmi Party on Friday dug out a 12-day old video from Youtube in which two Delhi Police officials are shown beating up a man. The video shows the constables beating up man near Lal Quila. The party claimed that...
  • MHA asked to examine guidelines for government servants 'conduct in public' 22-01-2014 04:04 PM

    Nearly two months after CBI Director Ranjit Sinha's controversial 'rape' analogy, the Ministry of Home Affairs on Wednesday was directed by the Delhi High Court to examine framing of guidelines with respect to government servants' "conduct" outside "office area" or in public. A bench headed by Chief Justice N V...
  • Kejriwal to go ahead with 10-day-long dharna despite Republic Day celebrations 20-01-2014 05:51 PM

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal plans to hold a 10-day long agitation against the Delhi Police despite Republic Day celebrations. "I have planned a 10 day dharna & if it causes any hindrances to the Republic Day event then we are not responsible, the Home Min, Delhi Police &...
  • Delhi Police, AAP government face off outside Home Ministry on Monday 19-01-2014 10:47 PM

    New Delhi: The tussle between the Delhi Police and Aam Aadmi Party government has worsened with an FIR being filed against unknown people for the alleged assault on Ugandan women by AAP workers. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will lead a protest on Monday outside the Home Ministry seeking suspension of...
  • Prohibitory orders issued against Kejriwal's dharna at Home Ministry tomorrow 19-01-2014 05:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has issued prohibitory orders against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's proposed protest outside Home Ministry on Monday. CM Kejriwal has threatened strike in a bid to mount pressure on the Home Ministry to suspend Delhi Police officials who refused to obey Delhi Law Minister Somnath...
  • I&B Ministry issues new guidelines for television rating agencies 17-01-2014 09:12 PM

    The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has notified the guidelines that lay a framework for television rating agencies to function. Following the approval by the Union cabinet, the I&B ministry has notified the guidelines on Thursday. The guidelines would come into force after 30 days from the date of notification, official...
  • Former Home Secretary who took on Sushil Kumar Shinde loses personal staff 16-01-2014 05:14 PM

    New Delhi: In what looks like retaliatory action, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) today withdrew personal staff of former Home Secretary RK Singh. Around 10 para-military personnel were posted as helpers when Singh was home secretary and the services continued even after his retirement. Today, however, the helpers were...
  • Narayanasamy defends Shinde, says RK Singh's allegations baseless 15-01-2014 02:58 PM

    Two days after former Home Secretary RK Singh told CNN-IBN that Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde sheiled a businessman with links to Dawood Ibrahim, MoS V PMO Narayanasamy has now defended the Home Minister and said, "I could see that RK Singh was expecting some kind of position in the...
  • Vasundhara Raje holds surprise inspection of night shelters 15-01-2014 02:57 PM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister once again followed in the footsteps on Aam Aadmi Party as she held a surprise inspection of night shelters in the state on Tuesday night. The Aam Aadmi Party has had an effect on the Rajasthan CM as she first scaled down her personal security to...