Ministry Of Home Affairs

  • Aviation assets for India's paramilitary forces

    Geek At Large |  Saurav Jha
    Heightened operational tempo as well increased area of responsibility for India's Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) necessitates the induction of more integral aviation assets for...

  • 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...
  • Cabinet set to decide on Justice Ganguly's fate as WBHRC chief 02-01-2014 02:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Cabinet is all set to decide on former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly's fate as West Bengal Human Rights Panel chief. The Ministry of Home Affairs note has listed three allegations against Ganguly including sexually harassing a law intern, according to sources. The allegations also include his...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Suhasini Haidar 26-12-2013 11:24 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Suhasini Haidar on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Court rejects Zakia's petition against clean chit to Modi 26-12-2013 09:22 PM

    In a major relief to Narendra Modi, a metropolitan court on Thursday rejected the protest petition filed by Zakia Jafri, wife of a former Congress MP, against the clean chit given to him and others by the Special Investigation Team in the 2002 Gujarat riots. ...
  • Forensic analysis nails Pakistan's role in printing fake Indian notes 26-12-2013 06:40 PM

    Mumbai: The influx of fake currency into India is being seen as one of the biggest threats to the country's economic stability. Over the years India has accused Pakistan of aiding the fake currency racket and now a comprehensive forensic analysis of fake currency samples collected from across the country...
  • After Bangladesh, Pakistan IB, BSF to guard Indo-Myanmar border 19-11-2013 09:03 PM

    In a major decision, government has decided to replace the Assam Rifles (AR) with BSF for guarding the porous Indo-Myanmar border notorious for movement of insurgents and smuggling of arms and narcotics. The decision in this regard was recently taken by the Ministry of Home Affairs and a Cabinet note...
  • Panchayat polls: WB seeks forces from other states 04-06-2013 11:23 PM

    Kolkata: With no response from Punjab, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha as yet, the West Bengal government has decided to request other state governments for armed forces for the three phase panchayat polls beginning July 2. "The state government is now writing to some more states like Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil...
  • MHA need not probe IPL as demanded by Pawar: Govt sources 30-05-2013 11:40 AM

    New Delhi: Former BCCI chief Sharad Pawar's call for a Home Ministry probe into all IPL matches has been rejected by government sources. Sources say there is no need for a Home Ministry probe into the IPL. On Wednesday, Pawar, while addressing the media, said there should be a Home...
  • MHA issues countrywide alert after Bangalore blast 17-04-2013 07:26 PM

    New Delhi: Hours after an explosion outside the Bharatiya Janata Party's office in Bangalore injured 16 people, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday issued a countrywide alert, asking all states to be extra vigilant. However, no additional paramilitary troops are being sent to Karnataka as of now as...
  • No provision to name law after a person: MHA on Delhi braveheart 02-01-2013 03:43 PM

    Shashi Tharoor had on Tuesday sparked a debate with his tweet calling for naming the revised anti-rape law after the Delhi braveheart. ...
  • BJP welcomes govt's rejection of Kasab's mercy plea 23-10-2012 06:56 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP on Tuesday welcomed the Home Ministry's decision to reject 26/11 convict Ajmal Kasab's mercy petition and demanded that he be hanged at the earliest to send across a stern message to terrorists and terror sponsors. "We welcome this decision of the government against Kasab. It should...
  • Gavit turns MHA into 'tourist spot' 07-11-2006 09:34 PM

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  • Centre gets set to tackle Naxals 24-10-2006 03:29 PM

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